Florence M. "Flo" Butts, 96, of Sandusky, passed away early Thursday morning, May 8, 2008, at her home after a brief illness.
She was born in Sandusky, July 28, 1911, and attended Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Grade School. She was a homemaker but worked at Philco for a few years in her earlier days. She was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Altar Rosary Society, and was the oldest member of the Sandusky Sailing Club and First Mates.
She is survived by her son, Dennis G. (Kristen) Butts of Sandusky; grandson, Timothy G.M. Butts; granddaughter, Destiny A. Butts; and a niece and nephew.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George A. Butts, Sept. 9, 1998; parents, George Joseph and Sarah Ann (Perkinson) Hughes; two sisters, Helen J. Hughes and Sara Sartick; and three brothers, Frank, Edward and Charles Hughes.
Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday in David F. Koch Funeral Home, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, with liturgical service at 5:30 p.m. Prayers will be recited at 9:40 a.m. Monday in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 510 Columbus Ave., Sandusky; the Rev. Marty Nassr will officiate. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, Sandusky.
Contributions may be made to Sandusky Sailing Club Junior Sailors, P.O. Box 814, Sandusky, OH 44870 or Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.