West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 2009|
STELLA SMELTZER SCHMAUCH SULLIVAN, 93, joined her Heavenly Father on March 21, 2009. She was born in Huntington, W.Va., to the late Ewell and Sarah Smeltzer, but had resided in Columbus, Ohio for the past 10 years.
Stella is preceded in death by husbands John Schmauch and John Sullivan, her sisters Elizabeth Wilson, Florence Ball and Emma Francis Smeltzer.
She is survived by sons George "G.E."(Tamma) Schmauch of Reynoldsburg, Ohio and Richard (Donna) Schmauch of Odessa, Texas; cherished granddaughters Christina (Mark) Bidinger of Chicago, Ill., and Karin (Pete) Dragonette of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, grandchildren Carice, Misty and Jonathon Schmauch of Odessa Texas, great-grandchildren, great-nieces, great-nephews and beloved niece Dorothy Ann Lockler of Canton, Ohio.
Stella was a graduate of Marshall University (class of 1937) and served as Head Dietician at Cabell Huntington Hospital for more than 30 years. She was the 1974 West Virginia Dietician of the Year and was a very active member of Second Presbyterian Church, Huntington and Parkview Presbyterian Church, Reynoldsburg, Ohio. Stella was a member of the TNT Club for 76 years and enjoyed socializing with her dearest friends from the club. She was also a member of the American Dietetic Association, Marshall University Alumni Association, Eastern Star and the Rebekahs.
A memorial service will be held at Second Presbyterian Church, 901 Jefferson Avenue, Huntington, on Sunday, May 17, 2009, at 2 p.m., Reverend David Richards officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to the Heartland Hospice, 6500 Busch Blvd., Suite 210, Columbus, OH 43209 in Stella's name.
Created by: Phyllis Cooper
Record added: Mar 28, 2009
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Added: Mar. 28, 2009