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Mary E. McElroy
Mary E. McElroyRed Rose2Mary E. McElroy, 84 of Richwood, died peacefully Friday evening December 14, 2018 at the Wexner Medical Center at O.S.U.

She was born April 29, 1934 in Essex to the late Leo Forrest “Whoopie” and Vida LaVon (Reynolds) Price, she was also preceded in death by two daughters: Cathy McElroy and Diane Lynn Glenz, sisters: Elsie Wiley and Ella Jean Hague

Mary was a 1952 graduate of the Richwood High School, she had worked in the insurance industry throughout her working career. She also had worked at the Richwood Civic Center. She loved volunteering at the Memorial Hospital in Marysville. Mary was a member of the Rush Creek (Essex) United Methodist Church. She enjoyed crocheting and sewing. Mary collected Precious Moments figurines over the years.

Surviving is her husband Merle Justin McElroy, they were married August 9, 1953 at the Essex United Methodist Church, their son: Scott McElroy of Raleigh, NC., son-in-law: Tom Glenz of Tampa, Florida
Grandchildren: Nicholas (Natalie) Dierkes and Jan Marie (David Crowder) Dierkes
Two step grandchildren: Thomas P. (Sarah) Glenz and Katie Glenz
Three great grandchildren: Brooklyn Diane
Dierkes, Isaac Leverette Dierkes, Cora Diane Dierkes Crowder
one step great granddaughter: Amanda Glenz
Siblings: Glenn Price of Lakeview, Earl (Jill) Price of LaRue, William (Helen) Price of Richwood, Robert (Barbara) Price of New York and Inez Emptage of Marion

Memorial Services will be held Saturday December 29, 2018 at 11:00 am at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood, Pastor Josh Freshour will officiate, burial will follow in the Price Cemetery, friends may call Friday December 28, 2018 from 5-7 pm at the funeral home in Richwood.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Rush Creek United Methodist Women Church P. O. Box 115 Richwood, Ohio 43344

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#1 from: Glena Savage
Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 6:52 AM

Dear Ones,
I am saddened at your loss and I share in your grieving. I also rejoice with you that Mary is now with her Lord. I will be praying that God will surround each of you with His tender mercy and grace.

#2 from: Dave and Deb Clayton
Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 9:06 AM

Scott and all family and friends. We extend our sympathy over the loss of your Mom. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

#3 from: johna nibert
Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 10:45 AM

So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. Your family has my sympathy.
            Johna Nibert

#4 from: Rita Lou and Fred Parker
 10484 Hoskins Rd.  Richwood OH
Tue, Dec 18, 2018 at 6:49 PM

With our sincere sympathy for your loss.

#5 from: Jerry & Linda Temple
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 at 5:24 AM

Sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. She is know in Gods’s loving hands. Prayers and God bless the family.

#6 from: Jerry & Linda Temple
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 at 5:24 AM

Sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. She is know in Gods’s loving hands. Prayers and God bless the family.

#7 from: Rebecca George
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 at 1:43 PM

Merle, Scott, and Mary's extended family -
  most of whom I knew many years ago,
May there be some comfort in knowing the pain and suffering are over.  Rest in peace.

#8 from: Larry Davis
Fri, Dec 21, 2018 at 4:54 PM

So sorry to hear of your loss. she was a very special lady.

#9 from: Barbara Williams
Sat, Dec 22, 2018 at 8:51 AM

From the Baker Family
You both were great neighbors and loved by Dad & Mom. Lost too many recently who lived in our neighborhood, Florence Borland, Brenda Gibson, Mom, now Mary. Rest In Peace Mary - Merle, you take care!
Barb, Rosemary, Bruce & families

#10 from: Harley and Charlene Jolliff
Sun, Dec 23, 2018 at 3:17 PM

So sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy.

#11 from: Jonella Fry Michaylov
Sun, Dec 23, 2018 at 3:49 PM

I was so sad to hear about Mary's death. I remember how nice she was to me when her daughter Diane and I were in school together. My thoughts are with Merle and Scott and their families.

Jonella Fry Michaylov

#12 from: Kay and John coder
Mon, Dec 24, 2018 at 7:57 PM

Merle sorry for your loss.Always enjoyed visiting with Mary.She will be missed by many RIP

#13 from: Stefani
Wed, Dec 26, 2018 at 2:13 AM

R.I.P. Aunt Mary. So sorry to learn of your passing.

#14 from: Connie and Kevin Willeke
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Thu, Dec 27, 2018 at 2:19 AM

Mary was such a beautiful person. She was always a pleasure to be with. She will be so missed. I have thought of her often since we moved. Our prayers are with you.

#15 from: Nancy Deisher Hobbs
Fri, Dec 28, 2018 at 8:19 PM

So sorry for you loss.  You all will be in my thoughts and prayers.

#16 from: Richard and Doris Griffith
Sat, Dec 29, 2018 at 12:11 PM

We are sorry for yor loss.  Please forgive our absence at the calling hours.  We have some health issues we are dealing with at this time.  Take care.

#17 from: Gina Carey Greig
St. Louis, MO
Mon, Jan 28, 2019 at 12:35 AM

Scott, I just saw this tonight.  I am soo sorry for your loss.  My heart goes out to you and your families!  Soo sorry !!! My prayers are with you.

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