TROY - Eleanor Faye Willoughby, 72, of Troy, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at the Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, surrounded by family and friends.
She was born on July 25, 1940, in Dayton, to the late Charles Maxwell and Wanda (Green) Scott. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Roy L. Willoughby; two sons and daughter-in-law, Robert L. and Mary Willoughby of North Carolina and Thomas E. Reynolds of Troy; daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia F. "Cid" and Monte Godrey of Covington; stepchildren, Linda E. and Donald Payne, Roger L. Willoughby and Wanda G. and Glenn Wells all of Alabama; sisters and brother-in-law, Jeanette Moreland of Indianapolis, Indiana, Becky Seacrest of Troy and Helen and Calvin Pagel of Colorado; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bill and Sue Maxwell of Troy, John and Melissa Maxwell of Indianapolis, Ind., and Earl and Sue Maxwell of Florida; nine grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy D. Willoughby; brother, Gerald Maxwell and sister, Esther Spade.
She was a member of the Crossroads Church of God in Piqua. She was a 30-year letter carrier with the U.S. Post Office in Tipp City.
Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Crossroads Church of God, 9330 Looney Road, Piqua, with Pastor Jerry Wilson officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Vandalia.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the Baird Funeral Home, Troy.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Ohio Southwest Region, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206.
Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Nov. 1, 2012