Ted L. Ayers, Sr.

Birth Date: 
Thursday, November 10, 1932
Date of Passing: 
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Ted L. Ayers, Sr., 87, of Wooster died Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare.

He was born November 10, 1932 in Danville, IL to Russell Ayers and Meriam Hutchins.  On December 21, 1957, he married Martha “Marty” Caudill.  She survives.

Ted served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.  He retired in 1982 from the OARDC as a technician in the Dairy Science Department.  Ted was a very family oriented man and enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, building things around the house and riding his motorcycle.  He was an artistic person and was passionate about drawing and painting with the use of vivid color.

Along with his wife, Ted is survived by his children Ted (Bertie) Ayers, Jr. of Nashville and Tammy (Mark) Ayers Funchess of Bend, OR; step-daughter Rosemary Eaton of Saunemin, IL; grandchildren Emily (BJ) West, Ted (Angie) Ayers, III and Shane (Sabrina) Funchess; great-grandchildren Maverick, Parker, Isla May, Riley and Lilly, Shelby Lynn (Mike) Shull; great-great grandchildren Waylon and Wayde; step-great-granddaughter Hailey and a brother Terry (Rita) Ayers.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A private family gathering will be held at a later date.

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

Contributions may be directed to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691

Service: 

A private family gathering will be held at a later date

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Marty, Ted and Tammy. I am so deeply sorry for your loss. Given the current situation in our country this must be harder than any of us can imagine. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Sincere condolences from myself and the whole Hutchins family. May God grant your family peace and comfort during this difficult and unusual time. Be assured that you have the prayers of our family in Danville. So long dear cousin Ted. God bless you all.

Sincere condolences from myself and the whole Hutchins family. May God grant your family peace and comfort during this difficult and unusual time. Be assured that you have the prayers of our family in Danville. So long dear cousin Ted. God bless you all.

Sincere condolences from myself and the whole Hutchins family. May God grant your family peace and comfort during this difficult and unusual time. Be assured that you have the prayers of our family in Danville. So long dear cousin Ted. God bless you all.

Sorry for your loss . Our condolences to you and family. Prayers for all.

Fair Winds and Following Seas...

Marty and family,

My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek. Please accept my condolences, may it bring you comfort and may my prayers ease the pain of your loss. Please reach out to me if there's anything I can do. You can reach me on Facebook messenger. Hugs to you and the family.

How am i gona live without you--LOVE YOU WILL MISS YOU TILL WE MEET AGAIN-- RIP TED-

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