Ceetta M. (Gorsuch) Sillin
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NEWARK: A funeral service celebrating the life of Ceetta M. (Gorsuch) Sillin, age 85, of Newark, will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, at the Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating. Burial will follow at Newark Memorial Gardens.
Ceetta passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Arlington Care Center. She was born December 4, 1927 in Condit (near Johnstown) to the late Grover C. and Eva Mae (Longshore) Gorsuch. Ceetta was a 1947 graduate of Johnstown High School. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards with her friends, and most of all spending time with her family. She was of the Methodist faith and was a homemaker who cared dearly for her husband and family.
She is survived by her son, Robert (Ruby) Sillin of Buckeye Lake; a daughter, Marsha Diane (David)Palmer of Hanover; six grandchildren, Dakneeka (Michael Clark) Palmer, Drason (Amanda) Sillin, Jeanie (Mike) Maynard, Tom Hughes, Anne Hughes and Barbara (Brett) Perry; 15 great-grandchildren, Legacee, Marshall, Mason, Macguines, Andrea, Michael, Kyle, Abbey, Charlie, Josh, Teresa, Dalton and Skyler; and five great-great-grandchildren, Ethan, Riley , Lexus, Chance and Tanner.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, her husband, Lawrence "Si" J. Sillin, who passed away September 26, 2006.
Friends may call Friday, August 30, from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home, 59 North Fifth Street.
Memorial contributions may be made the
Please visit www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and to leave a message of condolence for the Sillin family.
59 North 5th Street Newark, OH 43055
Published in the Advocate on Aug. 29, 2013