AMANDA S. WILEY
CONNEAUT - - Amanda S. Wiley, age 86, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Tuesday evening, February 27, 2007, at The Villa At The Lake in Conneaut.
She was born June 3, 1920, on Hilldom Road in Monroe Township, to Charles and Laura (Mayberry) Litchfield. A 1938 graduate of Conneaut High School, Amanda worked at Pelton's Department Store, Gerdes Pharmacy, and retired in 1984 from the Conneaut Area School System. She married Robert E. Wiley on August 21, 1946.
Amanda was a member of the former St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and recently joined East Conneaut United Methodist Church. She also was a member of Rose Chapter #22 Order of Eastern Star, and was a former member of the advisory board for Rainbow Girls. Amanda was dedicated to her family and will be greatly missed.
Survivors include her son, William (Ann) Wiley of Conneaut; her daughter, Elizabeth (Craig) Sleesman of Worthington; five grandchildren, Christopher (Jackie) Wiley, Heather Wiley, Natalie (husband, Devin) Kent, Lisa (Rich) Smith, and Brett Sleesman; two step-grandchildren, Karen and Justin Dubinsky; and three great-grandchildren, Jacob Wiley, Taylor Kent, and Austin Kent; nieces, Carol Merrick, Mary Ware, and Benita Krenisky; and nephews, Kenneth Sahl, Jeffery Sahl, Tom Beard, Greg Beard, Roger Litchfield, and Robert Litchfield; and former daughter-in-law and caregiver, Sandy Wiley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bob in 1986; her niece, Jeanne Litchfield, who had made her home with Amanda; siblings, Charles Lee Litchfield, Hubert L. Litchfield, Robert Mayberry Litchfield, Donald A. Litchfield, Mary Elizabeth Litchfield Sahl, and Laura Regina Litchfield Beard; and grandparents, Orange and Mary Daly Litchfield, and Thomas and Amanda Adamson Mayberry.
Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, Ohio, with the Rev. Paula Marbury, Pastor of East Conneaut United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in East Conneaut Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Funeral Home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, or to the East Conneaut United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home.
GENEVA L. BROUGHTON
ASHTABULA - - Geneva I. Broughton, age 96 of Edgewater Dr., Ashtabula, died Thursday, March 1, 2007, at The Villa At the Lake in Conneaut, Ohio.
She was born May 12, 1910 in Holmes County, the daughter of Walter and Loretta (Moorhead) Jameson. She and her husband, Edward Broughton, founded Broughton Beverages in Ashtabula in 1936 and owned it for over fifty years.
She is a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Ashtabula where she had been very active. Geneva had also been a Red Cross volunteer and a Girl Scout leader when her daughters where young.
Surviving her are three daughters, Alix (Bud) Hill of Ashtabula, Beverly Johnson of Santa Fe, N. M., and Candace Allds of Ashtabula; six grandchildren, Lisa Broderick, Scott Johnson, Steven Hill, Toby Hill, Marleen Thornton and Sean Allds; five great-grandchildren, Ryan Broderick, Granison W. Hill, Tyler Jameson Hill, Addison Geneva Thornton and Delaney A. Thornton; and a niece, Emily Gene Thrower of Fla.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Edward in 1986; and a sister, Juanita Taylor.
Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 4317 Park Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004, or Hospice of the Western Reserve, 1166 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio 44004.
The family wishes to extend their sincerest gratitude to the administrators, nurses, nurse's aides and support staff at The Villa At The Lake in Conneaut, who lovingly looked after Geneva for the past four years, and to the Hospice Staff who cared for her these last few weeks.
The Ashtabula Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 526 W. Prospect Rd., Ashtabula, is in charge of arrangements. Guest book and obituary at fleming-billman.com.
ROSE M. THEIL
CONNEAUT - - Rose M. Theil, age 83, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Thursday morning, March 1, 2007, at Inn-Conneaut Health Center, Conneaut.
She was born December 21, 1923, in Conneaut, and was the daughter of Anthony and Catherine Prolong. Mrs. Theil had been employed as a shipping clerk at the former Astatic Corporation.
She was a faithful member of St. Mary Catholic Church, and enjoyed bowling.
Survivors include her son, Fred M. "Chip" (Sherry) Theil, Jr., of Conneaut; and three grandchildren, Shandi, Tony, and Molly.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Fred M. Theil, Sr.
Graveside Services in St. Joseph Cemetery will be held at the convenience of the family.
For those who wish, Memorial Contributions may be made to the Conneaut Rescue Squad. Envelopes are available at the MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, OH, who is in charge of arrangements.
MARY FAITH SCOTT
SPRINGBORO, PA - - Mary Faith Scott, of S. Main St., Springboro, Pa., died Thursday, March 1, 2007, at her residence.
She was born in Beaver Twp., a daughter of the late Selma Heydolph McFayden and Donald McFayden. Faith was a graduate of Springboro High School and Edinboro University. She married Richard Scott, who preceded her in death in 1977. She retired as society editor and reporter for the Meadville Edition of the Erie Times and Springboro Public Library Director since 1965.
She was of the Protestant faith. Faith was involved in many positions, including judge of elections in Springboro; Charter member of Springboro REC Association; Springboro Planning Commission; Conneautville Chapter of the Eastern Star; Conneaut Valley Business Woman of the Year; Owner/Operator of Scott's Town Wash in Springboro and Conneautville; Springboro Bicentennial Committee; and the Springboro Alumni and Homecoming Association. Her hobbies included photography, being a local artist and author.
Survivors include her loving companion of 29 years, Anthony Naples of Springboro, Pa.; sons, Richard Scott and wife, Patty, and William Scott and wife, Gail, both of Conneautville; her dog, Velvet; grandchildren, Amanda, Erin and Zachary; and two brothers, Darrel Brickner of Conneautville, and Donald McFayden of Springboro.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard; her son, James; her brother, Walter Brickner; and an infant sister.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday (today), March 2, 2007, at the WHITE-COOL FUNERAL HOME, 1405 Main St., Conneautville, Pa., and may attend Funeral Services on Saturday, March 3, 2007, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Dixie Welker officiating. Interment will be in Spring Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Springboro Public Library, Main St., Springboro, Pa. 16435, or to Hospice of Crawford County, 448 Pine St., Meadville, Pa. 16335.
Arrangements under the direction of White-Cool Funeral Home, 1405 Main St., Conneautville, Pa. 16406.