Lucy Seibert, 84, of Lakeside-Marblehead, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008, in St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo.
Lucy was born Sept. 7, 1924, in London, England, to Richard and Katherine (Smith) Jones. Lucy served in the Royal Air Force in England during the Blitzkrieg of World War II. She met and married her husband Ernest E. Seibert, a sergeant of the U.S. Army Air Force, during their service in England.
After V-E Day, Lucy finished her tour of duty in the Royal Air Force in England and left London, on a troop ship with other war brides to raise a family in the United States. She grew up in the Episcopal Church in England and more recently attended Lakeside United Methodist Church in Lakeside-Marblehead. Lucy worked as a real estate agent for Delores Knowlton Agency. She was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling, cross country skiing, crafts, painting, and enjoyed classical art.
Survivors include her daughter, Deborah (James Frederick) Schaefer of Port Clinton; sons, Ernest E. (Christine) Seibert of Cleveland and J. Scott (Marissa) Seibert of Columbus; granddaughters, Tamara (Todd McPeek) Schaefer-McPeek of Sandusky and Alexandra Kim Seibert; grandsons, Jordan and Andrew Seibert; cousin, Doris Whitcombe; aunt, Ann Jones; and many relatives and friends in England and Canada.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest E. Seibert, Nov. 19, 1977; her parents and a younger brother.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Saturday in Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home and Crematory, Port Clinton. Additional visitation will be from 1 p.m. Sunday until funeral services at 2 p.m. in the funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Deron Fourman. Burial will be at noon Monday in Whitehaven Memorial Park, Mayfield Village, Ohio.
Memorial contributions in memory of Lucy may be given to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation. Condolences may be shared with the family at walkerfuneralhomes.com.