Verna I. (Ramsey) Quillen, 85, of Sandusky passed away Monday, June 10, 2013. She was a former resident of Elyria and was born June 30, 1927 in Coeburn, Va.
Verna enjoyed being a homemaker. She was a member of the Elyria Church of God since 1989. She enjoyed sending cards to friends, shopping, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Mrs. Quillen is survived by her children, Gary Quillen, of Fremont, Patricia Sherwood, of Sandusky, Christine Reyes, of Downy, Calif., Glenda Morin, of Sandusky, Claude Quillen, of Sandusky, Robert Quillen, of Sandusky, and Cynthia Monk, of Sheffield Lake, Ohio; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Donald and Kyle Quillen; brother, Charlie; sisters, Lucille, Fronie, Vida and Stella Hall who passed on June 6, 2013, and will make this journey with her; and parents, Charles and Molly (Hensdel) Ramsey.
Friends may call 10-11 a.m. Friday, June 14, at Elyria Church of God, 7942 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, where funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Thom Cody will officiate. Interment will follow in Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Verna Quillen Memorial Fund at PNC Bank, 129 W. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870 or Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Busch Funeral and Crematory Services, Elyria. Condolences may be shared at buschcares.com.