Faye E. (Delamater) McCreary, 82, of Norwalk, died Thursday morning, Nov. 1, 2007, in her home in Norwalk.
She was born Oct. 28, 1925, in Milan. She was a 1944 Milan High School graduate. She worked in several local manufacturing plants, Norwalk Park & Recreation Department, and also worked at Citizens Banking Company in the loan department. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Norwalk. She enjoyed crafts, sporting events and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Barb (Louis Ward, Jr.) Sargent of Norwalk; her son, Dennis (Mary) J. McCreary of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; her sisters, Margaret (Nelson) McBride of Arizona and Pearl (Glen) Gaag of Norwalk; her brothers, Kenneth (Clarice) Delamater of Milan and Lee (Irene) Delamater of Greenwich; her brother-in-law, Herm (Carol) McCreary of Norwalk; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William W. McCreary in 1988; parents, Ernest and Hazel Delamater; her two brothers, Dale and Glen Delamater.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk, where services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Paul Lamb will officiate. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Norwalk.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870; or First Baptist Church, 67 E. Main St., Norwalk, OH 44857; or Norwalk Athletic Boosters, 350 Shady Lane, Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.