Josephine ''Sam'' Jarvis Ballard, 89, of Shelby, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Olentangy Woods Nursing Center, Galion.
Friends may call Monday from 5:00-7:00 PM at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion where a prayer service will be held at 7:00 PM with Charles Carrier officiating. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, December 18 at Hamden Cemetery, Hamden.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Foundation in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at masfh.com.