Monday, August 14th, 2006
Edith A. Sutton, 94, of Celina, died at 4:45 p.m. Aug. 12, 2006, at The Gardens at Celina.
She was born Sept. 29, 1911, in Ohio City, to Cress and Sarah Butler Boroff. On June 18, 1927, she married Gerald E. Sutton, who died Nov. 25, 2000.
Survivors are three sons, Paul, Celina, Jim (Helen), Rome, N.Y., and Ray, Van Wert; three daughters, Alice (Larry) Krick, Celina, Ethel (Dick) Fackler, Fort Wayne, Ind., Sylvia (Gary) Miller, Tipp City, and Carol Mosier, Van Wert; 26 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren and many great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Ned; a daughter, Martha; three brothers, Darrell, Robert and Glen Boroff; a grandson and a great-grandson.
She was a homemaker and charter member of Mendon Church of God, where she taught Sunday School for many years. She also was a current member of Grace Missionary Church, Celina, and was active in the Ladies Farm Bureau and the Ladies Auxiliary of Gideons.
Services are 1 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Missionary Church, Celina, the Revs. Michael Spencer, and Eric Muhlenkamp and Elder Harold Lunsford officiating. Burial is at Mendon Cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. today at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina, and after 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Contributions can be made to Gideons International.