WOOSTER – Gwendolyn (Wolf) Mullen, Sis, left behind her earthly pain and struggles and gained her angel wings on Wednesday, April 8, after a lifelong battle with mental illness and most recently, liver failure.
Gwen was born March 25, 1962, in Saint John s Michigan. Gwen attended Northwestern High school and received her GED in 1992, which she was very proud of. Gwen always had a soft spot in her heart for the elderly and enjoyed talking with them. She dreamed of being a nurse. She enjoyed family gatherings, playing card games and enjoyed crafts. Gwen lived in Wooster her entire life and is survived by many friends who stood by her thru the years, especially her special longtime companion, Les Workman.
Gwen is survived by her mother, Carole (Landis) Lawson and Carole’s companion, Paul Ickes; her Loving daughter Megan Mullen and granddaughter Keanna Butler who was the light of her life. Also surviving are sisters Christine Lamson of West Salem, Carrie Lawson of Wadsworth , and Erin Burdette of Mount Gilead; brothers David Wolf of Tennessee and Todd (Christine) Lawson of Wadsworth. Also surviving are very special nieces Nicolle Lamson and Olivia Gus Burdette, and many cousins.
Gwen was proceeded in death by her step father, Paul Lawson, special Uncle Raymond Landis, grandparents Clyde and Mary Landis and many other family members and friends.
Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham and Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 6-8:00 p.m.
Services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Paul Bartholomew officiating. Burial will follow in the Congress Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to offset funeral costs or to People to People Ministries, 454 E. Bowman St., Wooster, OH 44691.
The family would like to thank Brian Gerber, Amanda Brewer, and the Counseling Center for their ongoing support and care of Gwen, and Les workman for his faithful companionship and friendship for more than thirty years. Also, a heartfelt thanks to the Wooster Community Hospital Home Health Team.
Fly free again, without the constraints of earthly pain- your struggles are over, dear sister.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
To the funeral home to help defray expenses or to People to People Ministries, 454 E. Bowman St., Wooster, OH 44691
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home
Friday, April 10, 2015 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral homje