Mary Louise Soisson, 84, Norwalk, died Saturday, March 15, 2008, at Gaymont Nursing Center in Norwalk.
She was born Aug. 29, 1923, in Norwalk and was a 1945 graduate of St. Paul High School. She also attended the Ursuline College in Cleveland and was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Norwalk. She enjoyed oil painting, art, sewing, reading and genealogy. In 2004 she was named Huron County Fair Queen.
She is survived by her sister, Rose Marie (John) Fraser of Long Beach, N.Y.; and nephews Stephen, John and Charles, all of Long Beach, N.Y.; and was great aunt to Cecilia and Cameron Fraser.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Marie Francis (Esker) Soisson in 1940 and Leon J. Soisson in 1980.
Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League St., Norwalk. The Rev. Francis J. Speier, pastor of the church, will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League Street, Norwalk, OH 44857.
Online condolences may be sent to www.norwalkfuneral.com.