Emma Girrell, 82, of Park St., Fayette, died Thursday morning, June 12, 2014, at her home, under the care of CHP Hospice. She was born October 1, 1931, in Bryan, OH, to the late Fidellia and Lillian (Isenbarger) Ross.
Emma lived her early life in West Unity, OH, where she graduated High School in 1949. She later moved to Fayette where she was employed at Fayette Tubular Products, and retired in 1996 after 27 years of service. She attended the Fayette Bible Church, and enjoyed reading, sewing, and bird watching.
Surviving Emma is a son, Stanley Borton of Sylvania, OH, a daughter, Linda (Ed) Gabler of Hudson, MI; two granddaughters, Kristie and Melissa Borton of Sylvania; one grandson, Derek Gabler of Hudson; great granddaughter, Isabella Kennedy; two sisters, Ilo (Leonard) Wieland and Dolly Wiler all of West Unity; a brother, Wayne Ross of Bryan; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Jean Ross.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Eagle Funeral Home-Barrett Chapel in Fayette.
Friends can share memories and condolences with the family online at www.eaglefuneralhomes.com.
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