The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

April 6, 2014

Rev. Elizabeth J. Sheasley


Star Beacon

ASHTABULA — Rev. Elizabeth J. Sheasley, age 90, of Willow Arms Drive, passed away Friday, March 28, 2014, at her home.

She was born Jan. 17, 1924, in Johnstown, Pa., the daughter of Abram Allen and Katherine Hazel (Kirk) Miller and had been an Ashtabula resident since 1960.

She had been an independent minister with the Assemblies of God since 1973 and was formerly the associate pastor of Millcreek Fellowship Free Methodist Church. She worked as a waitress at Red Lobster and also as a greeter at Wal-Mart.

Elizabeth was the past president of the local Muscular Dystrophy Association. She worked on the carnival and also had back yard carnivals for Muscular Dystrophy and always had Halloween parties for the entire Plymouth Elementary school. Quite the daredevil, she rode motorcycles up mountains and through hoops of fire.

Her survivors include her son, James (Judy Brooks) Sheasley of Ashtabula; two daughters, Debbie Wood of Cuyahoga Falls and Margaret “Boo” Sheasley of Ashtabula; five grandchildren, Timothy Frey, Melissa and Heidi Evans, and Yvonne and Jennifer Kohl; five great-grandchildren, Emily, Allie, Cheyenne and Cody Frey, and Dustin Roby; one great-great-grandchild; brothers, William Miller of California, Richard and Robert of Pennsylvania and Joe Miller of Ashtabula; sister, Eleanor Hartman of Pennsylvania; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Lloyd Sheasley on May 7, 1986; one daughter, Saundra Ommert; two sisters, Margaret Albaugh and Kathleen Rose; brother, Raymond Miller; and her parents.

A Memorial Service will be held 1 p.m., Tuesday, April 8th, at Pentecostal Church of God, 2201 Cook Road, Ashtabula. The Rev. Kenneth Roberts, Pastor, will officiate.

DUCRO FUNERAL SERVICES AND CREMATORY, 4524 Elm Avenue, Ashtabula is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary at www.ducro.com and starbeacon.com.


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