The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

October 3, 2012

Elaine M. Billings


Star Beacon

NORTH KINGSVILLE — Elaine Marie Billings, age 74, of East Center St., North Kingsville, Ohio, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at her home.

She was born Feb. 25, 1938, in Erie, Pa., the daughter of Charles and Sarah Jane “Sally” (Cole) Reynolds and has been an Ashtabula County resident since 1986.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a press operator for Premix for many years.

Always happiest when outdoors, she enjoyed feeding the birds, bird watching, and gardening. Her Sundays were usually spent cheering for the Cleveland Browns with friends.

Her survivors include two sons, Dennis (Debbie) Billings and Greg Billings, both of Longmont, Co.; two sisters, Carol Hansen of Phoenix, Ariz., and Elizabeth “Betty” Smulik of Erie, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles Reynolds Jr., Milton Reynolds and Gary Reynolds; one sister, Marty Pike; and her parents.

A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Friday, Oct. 5th, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the family property on Eagley Road, East Springfield, Pa.

DUCRO FUNERAL SERVICES AND CREMATORY, 4524 Elm Ave., Ashtabula, is in charge of arrangements. Obituary and condolences at www.ducro.com and starbeacon.com.