Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 27, 2012 12:09 pm EDT


MANSFIELD — Lela E. Liston, 90, of Mansfield, passed away Monday, June 25, 2012, in Crystal Care Nursing Home of Mansfield.

She was born, Lela Estella Thuma, Oct. 27, 1921, in Richland County to Roy H. and Gladys E. (Baughman) Thuma. Lela worked more than 33 years at the former Mansfield Tire & Rubber Co. and attended Mayflower Congregational Church.

Survived by daughter, Judy (Dickerson) Gramley, (Harold) of Edinboro, Pa.; stepchildren, Alan and Valerie Liston of Mansfield, Mary Lou (Larry) Perman of Dublin; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by husband, Dale E. Liston, June 21, 2011.

Family will receive friends Saturday, June 30, 2012, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Finefrock Chapel, Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, service to follow at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Gary Wilson officiating; burial to follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.

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