BELLVILLE — Miriam I. Izer, 98, of Bellville passed away Feb. 23, 2011, surrounded by her family.
Born in Lexington on July 13, 1912, she was the daughter of Gustavis and Tess Snyder. A homemaker, Miriam cared for her family and in her younger years worked on the family farm milking cows and tending to her garden.
Surviving are children, Luke (Kathie) Izer of East Sparta, Ronald (Carrie) Izer of Mansfield, Karen (Neil) Reardon of Mansfield; six grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by husband, Oren Izer; son, Jon Izer; a granddaughter; brothers and sisters, Russell and Cecil Snyder, Vivian Kilgore and Betty White.
Family will receive friends Friday from noon to time of her funeral at 2 p.m. in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Bellville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to Jefferson Township-Bellville Rescue Squad may be made at the funeral home. Private online condolences are welcomed by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.