PETERSON, Edna V., 96, of Mechanicstown, died Sunday evening, February 10, 2013, in the Carroll Healthcare Center following an extended illness.
Born October 17, 1916, in Amsterdam, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Emma Bott Dillon.
Edna was a member of the Bergholz Church of Christ and the Bergholz Ladies Aide Society.
She is survived by three sons, Robert Louis (Nova) Patterson, of North Canton, Ohio, David (Eileen) Peterson, of Deland, Fla., Gary (Pat) Peterson, of St. Louis, Mo.; two daughters, Shelva (Dave) Miller, of Bergholz, Sandra (Charles) Warner, of Carrollton; 17 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, five great- great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
She is preceded in death by husband, Lewis in 1983; five brothers; five sisters; one grandson; one great-greatgrandson.
Funeral services will be at noon Wednesday, February 13, 2013, in the Bergholz Church of Christ with Pastor David Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenbriar Cemetery near Bergholz. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time at the Church of Christ.
Memorial donations in Edna's name may be made to the Bergholz Church of Christ, 1000 Jefferson St., Bergholz, OH 43908.
Edna's services are under the care of the Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam.