Monday, March 3rd, 2008
Ione Byer, 89, of Ohio City, died at 6:40 p.m. Feb. 29, 2008, at Van Crest Health Care Center, Van Wert.
She was born Aug. 8, 1918, in Van Wert County to John and Cecil Denny McDorman.
Survivors are a son, Bruce R. (Mary) Byer, Ohio City; two daughters, Phyllis (Philip) Battels, Ada; and Linda Tice, Convoy; a brother, Roy McDorman, Mendon; 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Mark Allen, two brothers, Dale and Earl McDorman; three sisters, Ethel Jamieson, Clarrisa May McDorman and Helen Shook; and a grandchild.
She was a homemaker.
Services are 11 a.m. today at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Van Wert, the Rev. Steve Waterman of Olive Branch Church of God, officiating. Burial is at Tomlinson Cemetery, Union Township in Mercer County.
Contributions can be made to State of the Heart Home Health and Hospice.