Elizabeth Ellen (Thomas) Markey, 94, of Huron, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky.
She was born Feb. 26, 1916, in Houston and moved to Sandpiper Cove Apts., Huron, 33 years ago from Michigan.
She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Huron. She was so thankful to her dear friends and neighbors at Sandpiper Cove, where she lived for all those years. She enjoyed playing poker and watching NASCAR racing. She enjoyed her grandchildren and appreciated them for taking care of her.
She is survived by three daughters, Kathleen (Mel) Dean of Highland, Mich., Marie (John) Johnston of Norwalk and Peggy (Jim) Markey of Hamburg, Mich.; two sons, Patrick (Ann) Markey of Simi Valley, Calif., and Timothy (Carol) Markey of Harbor Springs, Mich.; 16 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and a brother, Fred Green of Athens, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Norbert Markey in 1988; a daughter Barbara Jean; two sons, Larry and David Markey; and parents, Oliver and Bertha (Clifford) Thomas.
There will be no visitation and cremation will take place. The family will hold a private memorial service.
Contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky 44870.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com.
Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, Huron, is handling arrangements.