WESTERVILLE — Laura E. Eddy, 90, of Westerville, formerly of Mount Vernon, passed away Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Emeritus at Outlook Manor in Westerville.
She was born Jan. 18, 1922, to Alfred and Helmi Hanhilammi in Ashtabula.
In 1945, she married Arthur G. Eddy and moved to Mount Vernon where she lived until 2002. She retired from the Mount Vernon Developmental Center in 1987.
Laura was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Sr.
She is survived by brother, Ben Hanhilammi; children, Roberta (Al) Brant, Arthur Jr. (Vickie), Gerald and Dale; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family will have a graveside service for Laura, Friday, at 2 p.m. in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens, with Pastor Marvin Haught officiating.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Odyssey Hospice, 540 Office Center Place, Suite 100, Gahanna, OH 43230.
Private condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
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