Wilma M. Savage
Wilma M. Savage, 86, of 517 Southway Drive in St.Marys, OH died 8:44 p.m. Thursday August 21, 2008 at the JTDM Hospital.
She was born May 7, 1922 in rural Mercer Co., OH to George and Ruth (Baker) Miller.
On September 24, 1927, she married Ronald M. Savage, Sr., who survives.
¨ Son, Jim (Maria) Sullivan of Celina, OH
¨ Daughter, Ruth Ann (Lewis) Sell of St.Marys, OH
¨ Son, Ronald (Anita) Savage, Jr. of St.Marys, OH
¨ Son, Duane Savage of St.Marys, OH
¨ 17 grandchildren—10 great-grandchildren
¨ Sister, Lavere Alexander of St.Marys, OH
¨ Brother, Zane Miller of St.Marys, OH
¨ Sister, Faye Jenkins of St.Marys, OH
¨ Sister, Verla Gray of Celina, OH
She was preceded in death by: parents, an infant son, granddaughters Kendra Sullivan; 2 great-granddaughters: Zoa Sell & Destiny Sullivan; brothers: Wayne Miller, Doyt Miller; sisters Nadine Dickerson, Ila Slemmons.
She was a homemaker, and had worked at the former DWG Cigar Factory and the former St.Marys Cotton Mill. Her entire life was devoted to her family, and she derived great joy from spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Services are scheduled 1:30 p.m. Monday August 25, 2008 at the Miller Funeral Home (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St.Marys, with the Rev. Mark Foor, officiating. Burial will follow at the Elm Grove Cemetery, in St.Marys.
Visitation noon until time of services on Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may directed to either: Alzheimer’s Foundation or American Heart Association.