Mabel Louise Halley, 80, of London, died at 7:39 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, in Doctor's Hospital West in Columbus.
Born July 11, 1932, in Fayette County, Ohio, she was a daughter of Ernest and Minnie (Williams) Johnson.
She was employed for 20 years by RANCO in Plain City, and later had served as a cook at Madison Lanes bowling alley in London.
Mabel enjoyed her grandchildren. She was an avid fan of OSU football and basketball, having kept meticulous statistics for both. She also enjoyed making "mug rugs."
Survivors are a daughter, Kathryn L. Spring of London; sons, Keith L. (Rebecca) Holton of Catawba, and Michael D. (Jackie) Holton of London; grandchildren, Kenneth (Rebekah) Holton, Aimee Massie, Stephanie Spring, Wesley Spring, Anna Holton, Allison Holton, and Desiree Holton; great-grandchildren, Kenny Holton, Holton Massie, Madison Holton, and Scarlet McCall; brothers, Gene (Ethel) Johnson, and Howard (Marlene) Johnson; sisters, Jane Smith, Geneva (Cameron) Miller, Ruth Ann Althouse, and Charlotte Newell; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Zada Policaro.
In accordance with Mabel's request, she was cremated and a memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013, in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St., London. Reverend Scott Griswold will be officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until time of services. Following the service, family and friends are invited to 36 W. First St., for a time of food and fellowship.
If they wish, friends may make memorial contributions in Mabel's name to the Home Reach Hospice, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, OH 43214.
Online condolences may be sent to her family at www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.
Eberle-Fisher Funeral Home
103 North Main Street London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press on Apr. 9, 2013