Edith D. Hevner, 85, of Sandusky, died Wednesday, June 20, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center.
She was born Feb. 19, 1922, in Clarksburg, W.Va. She was employed by the American Crayon Company and retired from Kmart. She attended Sandusky Baptist Temple, belonged to a singing group in West Virginia, and loved cooking, sewing and her flower garden.
Edith is survived by her husband, Paul, to whom she was married 41 years; daughter, Nancy (Barnes) King of Sandusky; sons, Richard Barnes of Huron and Charles Barnes of Sandusky; stepchildren, Paul Jr. and Kay, both of Morgantown, W.Va., Alan of Augusta, Ga., and Eugene of Wilmington, N.C.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Barbara Anglin of Norwalk and Mary Carpenter of Sandusky; brothers, Melvin and Franklin Smith, both of Sandusky; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her son, Clarence Barnes; parents, James and Viola (McKown) Smith; grandsons, Charles and Steven Dwayne; a great-grandson, Jacob; sister, Betty Trippett; and brothers, Bob and Jimmy Smith.
Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. today in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, where services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, with the Rev. Wally Gilbert officiating. Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be made to toftfh.com.