FLORENCE MARIE FINE
CASSTOWN — Florence Marie Fine, 88, of Casstown, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 at the Koester Pavilion, Troy. She was born on May 4, 1925, in Lostcreek, to the late Walter and Inez (Sink) Ely. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.B. Fine in 1997.
Marie is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Vaughn and Connie Fine of Lebanon, Tenn., and Ron and June Fine of Sidney; one daughter, Sue Fine of Washington State; one daughter-in-law, Diane Fine of Casstown; one sister, Betty Heater of Milford, N.H.; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Steve Fine, in 1991; one brother, Wayne Ely; and two sisters, Maxine Gross and Dorothy Reineke.
Marie was a graduate of Casstown schools and was a member of the Casstown United Methodist Church and the Cove Springs Grange. She was a former cafeteria worker with the Miami East Schools.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at Baird Funeral Home, Troy, with the Rev. Maggie Sykes officiating. The Cove Springs Grange will hold a special service prior to the funeral service. Interment will follow in the Casstown Cemetery, Casstown. The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Casstown United Methodist Church, 102 Center St., Casstown, OH 45312. Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.