COVINGTON - Claudia M. Bailey, 74, of Covington, formerly of Bradford, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Piqua Manor.
She was born Nov. 30, 1937, in Champaign County, to the late Elmer and Helen (Alexander) Bailey.
She worked at Bradford Awards and Troy Sunshade in Greenville, and loved to draw and read.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Erma Uhrig, Margaret "Peggy" Gustin and Virginia Yaney; and six brothers, Melvin, Raymond, Ivan, Ronald, Douglas, and Emerson Bailey.
Claudia is survived by one brother, John Bailey of Piqua; one sister and brother-in-law, Gladys and Nate Pestalozzi of Courtland; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, Bradford, with Sherry Furrow officiating. Interment will be in Harris Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. Monday until the time of service.
If desired, contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County. Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Nov. 16, 2012