Born October 1, 1926 in Orrville, OH. Graduated from Smithville High School 1947.
She was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in
Smithville. She loved her cats, puzzles, family dinners and shopping.
Surviving are her husband, Edwin Barlow Drake, Sr., whom she married
March 10, 1949; her children Edwin B. Jr. (Kathy Ann) Drake of Wooster and Jane (Alan) Poulson of Wooster; grandchildren Glenn Ennis, III, David(Christina) Ennis, Christopher (Gina) Drake and Stephanie Ann (Jason) Cowart; great-grandchildren Cole Drake, Lane Drake, Zane Cowart, Aidenn Ennis and Trinnity Ennis; brothers, Wilford (Carol) Rhinehart of Lima, Doyle (Bonita) Rhinehart of Summerfield, FL, Dale (Janet) Rhinehart of Cambridge, OH, sisters, Emma Jean (Edward) Strouse of Lodi, Mary (Charles) Bridges of W. Lafayette, OH, and Betsy(Danny) Griffith of Orange Park, FL.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, her mother Flora Wirth, brothers Fred and Wesley Rhinehart and sisters Janice Rhinehart and Freeda Yapp.
Monday, December 10, 2007 at 11:00 A.M.
Sunday evening from 7-9:00 P.M.