Celia F. Green

Celia F. Green

RICHWOOD: Celia F. Green, age 67, of Richwood, passed away peacefully Sunday morning March 2, 2014 at her winter home in Lake Placid, Florida surrounded by her loving family.

She was born August 18, 1946 in Pike County, Ohio to the late Travis George Harold and Thelma Gladys (Robinett) Pierce, also predeceased by one brother: Lowell Bayes.

Celia honorably served five years in the United States Army as a personnel specialist with duty assignments in Korea and Fort Campbell, Ky. She was then retired from Honda of America at East Liberty in the Paint Dept., where she worked for more than 23 years. Celia had attended the Marysville Bible Baptist Church. She will be remembered for her unwavering support of family and friends.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to all those who cared for Celia during her illness, especially the oncology team at Memorial Hospital and Wanda Betzner (her caregiver in Florida).

Celia will remain in our hearts forever. Surviving are her children: Kelly Green of Hinesville, Georgia and Kevin Green of Richwood; three grandchildren: Adian, Alton and Kyla Green; one sister: Darlene (Don) Goddard of Richwood; three brothers: Jim (Erika) Bayes of Richwood, Ronnie (Inez) Bayes of Marysville and Bob (Linda) Bayes of Marysville.

Friends may call Sunday, March 9, 2014 from 2-4 pm at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood, where a veteran service conducted by the Richwood Area Veterans will follow at 4:00 pm.

Memorial gifts may be made to R.E.A.P. at 235 Grove St., Richwood, Ohio 43344. Remembrances and condolences may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com

Funeral Home

Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home
201 S Franklin St Richwood, OH 43344
(740) 943-2121

Published in the Marion Star on Mar. 6, 2014