Aug 30, 2015


Antoinette “Toni” (Shillingford) Bott, 87, of Vermilion, passed away Thursday, Dec. 21, 2006, in Mill Manor Nursing Home in Vermilion after a lengthy illness.

She was born Dec. 23, 1919, in Cleveland and moved to Vermilion four years ago, coming from Palm Springs, Calif. Toni was a graduate of Lakewood High School and was a homemaker. She enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Bott is survived by seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom C. (in 1989); three sons, Don (in 2006), Peter (in 2006) and Robert (in 1978); and her parents, Edward and Nettie (Susenka) Shillingford.

Family memorial services will be private.

Memorials may be forwarded to New Life Hospice, in care of Community Health Partners Foundation, 3700 Kolbe Road, Lorain, OH 44053.

Arrangements were handled by Busch Funeral Home, Avon Lake. To view a memorial or to send a condolence, go to