Thelma L. Weese (nee Garn), 65, of Elyria, died Monday, July 2, 2007 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph in Lorain following a long illness. She was born April 23, 1942 in Imperial, PA., and lived in Elyria for most of her life.
Mrs. Weese enjoyed playing bingo and computer games, watching television and cross-stitching.
Survivors include her daughters, Tammy Smyers of Mayfield, KY, Sheila Weese of Elyria, and Penny Mulraney of Sheffield Lake; sons, Gary Weese of Elyria and William Weese of Oberlin; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Margaret Prowl of PA; brothers, Elmer Garn Jr. of Oberlin and William Garn of Lorain.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert in 2001; parents, Elmer Sr. and Helen Garn; a sister, Shirley Garn.
Friends may call Thursday 4 to 7 P.M. at the Bauer Laubenthal Funeral Home, Chestnut Ridge Rd. at State Rt. 57, Elyria.
Services will be Friday at 10:30 A.M. in the funeral home. The Rev. Ray Carpenter, Pastor of Faith Baptist Temple in North Ridgeville will officiate. Burial will be at Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria.