Mildred Marie Waycaster (nee Chapman) (formerly Paxton), 73, of West Jefferson, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Arbor West in West Jefferson, following a lengthy illness. She was born February 10, 1939 in Clay County, West Virginia, and had resided in West Jefferson for several years.
She had previously lived in North Ridgeville for many years. Mrs. Waycaster was a homemaker.
She is survived by one son, William F. Paxton, formerly of North Ridgeville; five grandchildren; one sister, Leah J. Snyder of North Ridgeville; three brothers, Bee Chapman Jr. of North Carolina and Robert F. Chapman and John M. Chapman, both of North Ridgeville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David E. Waycaster; by one son, Robert D. Paxton; by her parents, Bee and Lillian (nee Catron) Chapman; and by two brothers, Delbert W. and Alfred P. Chapman.
A memorial service will be held at First Congregational United Church of Christ, in North Ridgeville at a later date and will be announced in the Chronicle Telegram.
Memorial contributions may be made to North Ridgeville Community Care, 34015 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039.
Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville, is assisting the family with local arrangements.