Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
Cora Elizabeth Oswalt, 93, New Weston, passed away Nov. 25, 2013, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born Nov. 19, 1920, in Darke County, to Ora Earl and Cora (Locke) Pearson. She was married to Ralph L. Oswalt, who died Feb. 26, 2000.
She is survived by her children, Regina "Jean" (Jack) Sullenbarger, New Paris, James (Margaret) Oswalt, New Weston, Gary (Christina) Oswalt, Dayton, and Walter (Cindy) Oswalt, Coldwater; a son-in-law, Robert Reed, Bradford; 10 grandchildren, David (Melissa ) Sullenbarger, Diane (Steve) McNew, Sherry (Ed) Chenowith, Melanie (Mike) Payne, Todd (Beverly) Oswalt, Chris (Amy) Oswalt, Eric Bowersock, Wendy (Russell) Marcum, Kimberly (Eric) Stammen, and Kyle (Rachel) Oswalt; 13 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Karen Reed; twin grandsons, Jeremy and Jason Oswalt; two brothers, Harry Pearson and Bob Pearson; and a sister, Frances Jones.
She was a homemaker who loved to play cards, garden and read. A devoted Cincinnati Reds fan, she adored being around her grandchildren.
Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville, the Rev. Joe Soley officiating. Burial will follow at Old Teegarden Cemetery near Ansonia.
Calling is 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to State of the Heart Hospice or the American Cancer Association.
Condolences may be left at www.oliverfloyd.com.