|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1921|
|Death: ||Oct. 13, 2012|
Lois M. Addis, 90, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Apostolic Christian Home in Rittman.
She was born Oct. 27, 1921, in Easton, to Ernest and Gertrude Berger and had resided in Wadsworth since 1960. She was a homemaker, loving helpmate to her husband, mother to her daughters and beloved "Gramcracker" to her four granddaughters and nine great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Addis helped in the operation of the funeral homes they owned and had been the bookkeeping. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, baking and had a very active ministry of sending out notes and cards of encouragement.
She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Wadsworth, and was active in the church's sewing circle.
Surviving are daughters Sally Addis of Dalton, Ga., and Sharon (Ronald) Schlayer of Sharon Township; granddaughters Carol (John) Pfeister, Beth (John) Chiofalo, Amy (Ben) Armen and Gail (Dennis) States; great-grandchildren, Owen, Eric, Abigail, Thomas, Allison, Natalie, Vincent, Ava and Gianna; and a sister, Arlene Kinser of Fort Myers, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne, in 1999; her parents; a sister, Beatrice Halterman; and a brother, Richard Berger.
The family would like to thank all the staff at Apostolic Christian Home for their loving and faithful care for Lois over the past seven years. It meant so much to all of us. We are grateful to Hospice of Wayne County for their diligent care.
Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth, with the Revs. Jacqueline McMillen and Daniel Doty officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Visiting hours will be Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home or one hour prior to the services on Thursday.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Hilliard-Rospert 330-334-1501 www.HilliardRospert.com
Wayne L Addis (1921 - 1999)
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
Created by: Bill Miller
Record added: Oct 16, 2012
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