Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 9, 2012 11:09 am EDT


WARSAW — Norma Elizabeth Boals, 82, of 673 Blissfield Road, died Saturday, July 7, 2012, at her residence.

She was born Dec. 5, 1929, in Zanesville to the late Harold and Melva (Wagner) Wheeler. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, rooting for the Cincinnati Reds, watching “Jeopardy,” cooking and collecting cookbooks.

She is survived by her husband of nearly 60 years, Elmer H. Boals of Warsaw, whom she married Sept. 18, 1952. Also surviving are five children, Elizabeth A. Walsh of Warsaw, Kelly H. (Annette) Boals and Michael A. (Teresa) Boals, both of Coshocton, Susan L. (Mike) Dilly of Warsaw and Jennifer L. (Aaron) Stutz of Danville; 13 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; a very special friend and adopted daughter, Robin (Dave) Snyder of Warsaw; and two brothers; Jessie Morris of Zanesville and Manley Morris of Coshocton.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, four brothers, one grandson and two great-granddaughters.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Warsaw, with Pastor Bill Dunfee officiating. Burial will follow at Coshocton County Memory Gardens. Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Visit

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice, Health Services of Coshocton, P.O. Box 1284, Coshocton, OH 43812.

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