Marilyn Joan “Joan” “Pip” Sine, 82, of Zanesfield, passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at Heartland of Bellefontaine.
She was born on January 2, 1931 in West Liberty to the late Mervin A. and Ruth Anna (Troyer) Hostetler. She is also preceded in death by her brothers, David “Bud” Hostetler and James P. Hostetler; and a sister-in-law, Marjorie Lovell.
On March 16, 1956 she married James R. Sine in West Liberty and he survives along with their daughters, Debra (Robert “Bob”) Newland of Bellefontaine, Carl Sue (Steve) Thompson of Zanesfield, and Linda (Doug) Marquis of Bellefontaine; her siblings, William “Bill” (Lynn) Hostetler and Evelyn Joy (John C.) Plank, both of West Liberty; five grandchildren, Amanda (Andy) Hart, Erica Marquis, Brad and Megan Thompson, and Cody Newland; sisters-in-law, Sue Hostetler and Shirley Hostetler, both of West Liberty; and many nieces and nephews.
A homemaker, Joan was a member of the Zanesfield United Methodist Church, the Zanesfield United Methodist Women, and the Zanesfield American Legion Auxiliary. Known for her butterscotch pie, she enjoyed sewing, creating stained glass and loved spending time with her family and doing things for others. She was truly a giving person.
Visitation will be on Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Eichholtz Daring and Sanford Funeral Home in West Liberty. An 11:00 am funeral service will be held at the Zanesfield United Methodist Church with Pastor Gene Phelps officiating on Friday, October 4, 2013. Burial will follow in the Zanesfield Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Zanesfield United Methodist Church, 2880 Main Street, Zanesfield, Ohio 43360.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.