|Birth: ||Nov. 5, 1909|
|Death: ||May 23, 2001|
Married Stephen Packey December 6, 1929 in Wellsburg, West Virginia; son of Andrew and Mary Hanijek Packey.
Children: Kay, Gerald.
Obituary from Alliance Review May 24, 2001
Ethel Packey, 91 of Alliance died at 7:40 P.m. Wednesday at Manor Care Beldon Village in Canton.
She was born in Greenford Nov 5, 1901 to John and Effie (Longnecker) Bush and had lived in alliance most of her life. She had resided at the Manor Care Beldon Village since December 15, 1995.
A 1927 graduate of Greenford High School, she was a member of the Union Avenue Church of Christ. She performed extensive genealogy research and authored several books for the Bush and Coy families.
Survivors include a daughter, Kay Dawn Hallford of Massilion; a son, Gerald Stephen Packey of Alliance; a brother, Robert Bush of Dunedin; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and many nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Stephen, on December 22, 1994, they married Dec 7, 1929; her parnts; three sisters Anna Bush Every, Bertha Bush Bradley and Florence Bush Weikart; three brothers, Walter Raymond Frederick and Harvey Bush, and a great-great-grandson.
Funeral services will be at Sharer-Stirling-Skivolock Funeral Home at 2 P.M. Saturday with the Rev Rich Sams officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park.
Photo from her book The Coy Family Roots, Branches & Sprouts 1981
Lewis Amos Bush (1884 - 1931)
Elfried Elsie Longanecker Bush (1885 - 1960)
Stephen Packey (1908 - 1994)*
Ethel Bush Packey (1909 - 2001)
Harvey Lewis Bush (1912 - 2001)*
Highland Memorial Park
Created by: Treva Poe
Record added: Jul 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92948904
You informative research on these families is much appreciated(a descendant of the Bush line).|
Added: Feb. 11, 2014
Author of a three volume publication titled The Coy Family, Roots, Branches & Sprouts which traces the Coy family through many generations of the family from Germany. Our deepest appreciation to her for her dedicated work.|
Treva Poe a Coy descendant.
Added: Jul. 2, 2012