Lois F. Crawford, 97, of Belle Center, passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Fairhaven Nursing Home, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
She was born on June 27, 1917 in Wood County, Ohio to the late Samuel and Minnie (Keller) Hunsicker.
On November 25, 1942 she married John George Crawford in Kenton, Ohio and he preceded her in death on March 6, 1987. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Harvey and Paul Hunsicker, Mary Rodenberger, Pearl Fry, and Betty Jane Ludwig.
Surviving are three daughters, Gloria (Cletus) Stewart of Tiffin, Diane (Randy) Scott of Bellefontaine, and Jackie (Mel) Walton of Belle Center; six grandchildren, Renee Price, Kelli Owens, Chad Walton, Amy Hill, Erin Jankowski, and Jill Cronkleton; 13 great grandchildren, Blake, Brooke, Regan, John, Molly, Zoe, Abe, Ben, Jenna, Lynzee, Kyndal, Stella, and Jack; a brother-in-law, Donald Crawford of Belle Center; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Lois and her husband owned and operated the Dairy Isle for 28 years and the Department Store, both in Belle Center. She was a member of the Belle Center United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Women’s Society.
A 1:00 pm funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 306 N. Elizabeth St., Belle Center where friends may call two hours prior to the service. Pastor Kevin Smith will officiate and burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Belle Center.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Belle Center United Methodist Church New Building Fund, 101 South Center Street, Belle Center, Ohio 43310.
Condolences can be expressed at www.edsfh.com.