Annie Y. Overy (nee Marty), 75, of Grafton, passed away Friday, January 25, 2013 at Mercy New Life Hospice Center in Lorain, following a brief illness. She was born April 10, 1937 in Mineral Wells, West Virginia, and was a Grafton resident since 1947.
Annie was a secretary for the Midview Local School District for 16 years, retiring in 1994. She was a member of the Grafton United Methodist Church, a 1956 Midview High School graduate, an avid Midview sports fan and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Robert Overy, Sr.; daughter, Yvonne France of Springboro, Ohio; sons, Brian of Woodstock, Georgia, Jay, Robert, Jr., and Gary, all of Grafton; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandson; brother, Roy Marty of Amherst.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 29, 2013 from 3:30 until 7 P.M. at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria. Service will be Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:30 A.M. in the funeral home. The Rev. Delaine McGhee, Pastor of Grafton United Methodist Church will Officiate. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Grafton United Methodist Church, 973 Mechanic St., Grafton, OH 44044.