Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE

Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


Shirley Ann Eason, 83, of Wooster died on Sunday, November 12, 2023 at Wooster Community Hospital.

She was born June 30, 1940 in Ohio to Wilford and Oneta Riggs VanSickle.  On June 9, 1959, she married Otis K. Eason.  He survives.

Shirley owned and operated Golden Ceramics for over 20 years.  She was also a foster mother for Wayne County.  Shirley was a member of Grace Cathedral and enjoyed crocheting, ceramic work, and collecting bull dogs.  She was a great cook.

Along with her husband, she is survived by her daughter Wendy Eason of Wooster.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents and sisters Evelyn Martin and Patty Etzwiler: nephews Jim Martin and Kenny Martin.

Private family services will be held with burial in Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Contributions may be directed to Grace Cathedral, 2700 State Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223 or to Disabled American Veterans, Department of Ohio, 35 E. Chestnut St., Ste. 503, Columbus, OH 43215.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


  1. I’m so sorry for your loss Wendy I will miss her greatly. You were All there for me growing up you are one of my best friends live you all

  2. Wendy & Kay, I am very sorry for your loss. Sending warmest condolences and hugs.


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