WOOSTER – Ann L NEILSON, 80, of Wooster, passed away Wednesday, June 2, 2010 in Wooster Community Hospital.
She was born December 7, 1929 in Wooster, the daughter of Orris L and Helen M Houser Boyer. She married Allan S. Neilson, Jr. on June 3, 1951. He survives.
Ann was a homemaker and had worked at the Wooster Daily Record as an office clerk. She was a member of the Wooster United Methodist Church where she sang for many years in the choir. She had been an adivsor for the Jefferson Pioneer’s 4H Club for a number of years, very involved with the Wayne Co. Historical Society as a volunteer and had volunteered at Friendique. She enjoyed gardening and the preservation of fabrics and textiles.
Surviving in addition to her husband is a son, Ronald S. Neilson and a daughter, Barbara (Steve) Grenert both of Wooster; a granddaughter, Stephanie Grenert of Dover, DE and a grandson, Christopher Grenert of Chicago; brothers, Lloyd L. (Margaret) Boyer, Arden D. (Frances) Boyer and Elton D. (Dorothy) Boyer all of Wooster.
Ann was preceded in death by her parents.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, June 5, 2010 at the McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. David Wilcox officiating. A private family burial will be held.
Friends will be received at the Funeral Home following the service.
Contributions may be made to the Hospice & Palliative Care of Greater Wayne Co., 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Wayne Co. Historical Society, 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster, OH 44691.
Hospice & Palliative Care of Greater Wayne Co., 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or the Wayne Co. Historical Society, 546 E. Bowman St., Wooster, OH 44691
Memorial Service Saturday, June 5, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at the Funeral Home
Family will receive friends following the service