Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 7, 2012 8:33 am EDT


BELLVILLE — Lanora Inez Bozarth, 88, formerly of Fredericktown, passed away July 5, 2012, in Country Meadow Care Center.

Lanora was born Jan. 26, 1924, in Fitchue, Okla. On Nov. 16, 1946, she married Gaylord Bozarth. Lanora worked at Therm-O-Disc and attended Lexington Church of Christ.

Surviving are daughter, Gaylene (Roger) Butterbaugh of Fredericktown; sons, Gary (Kathi) Bozarth of Swanton and John (Ellen) Bozarth of Sewickley, Pa.; six grandchildren, Hope (Bozarth) Vogt, Christopher and Jill Bozarth, Caira Bozarth, Matt Shelton, Megan (Butterbaugh) Stehle; six great-grandchildren; sister, Flora Mae Armstrong of Rogers, Ark.; several nieces, nephews.

Preceded by parents; husband, Gaylord Bozarth in 1971; brother, Walter Jones; half sister, Jerry Grey.

Funeral service is today at 11 a.m. in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home, with visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. Pastor Tj Waters will officiate. Burial in Mansfield Memorial Park.

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