'Together Again'Shirley M. Leiter
Shirley M. (Anderson) Leiter, age 84, passed away April 30, 2013. She was born May 28, 1928 in Erie, Pa., the daughter of the late William and Ethel Anderson. Shirley was a graduate of Lawrence Park High School and attended Villa Marie College. She was retired from the Summit County Welfare Department. Shirley was an active member of the American Legion in Massillon and the Senior Center in Canal Fulton. In addition to her parents, Shirley is preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Leiter; brother, Robert Anderson and sister, Marge Jones.
Shirley is survived by her sons, Robert (Lori) Leiter of Williamsport, Pa. and Steven Leiter; daughter, Judy K. Leiter of Canal Fulton; brother, Edward Anderson of Erie, Pa.; granddaughters, Kimberly (Tom) Hamrick of Canal Fulton, Tracey (Tim) Riedy of Montoursville, Pa., and Jamie (Shaun) Stefan of Barberton; many great-grandchildren, Caitlyn Hamrick, Jakob Riedy, Trenton Stefan, Drake Stefan and Brayden Stefan; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Monday, May 6 at 12 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Massillon. Shirley's family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers a memorial gift may be sent to First Baptist Church, 20 Sixth Street SE, Massillon, Ohio 44646 or the Portage Animal Protective League, 8122 Infirmary Road, PO Box 927, Ravenna, Ohio 44266. Condolences and special memories may be shared online at:
Published in The Repository on May 4, 2013