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Alta Maxine Waters

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Alta Maxine Waters

NEWARK: A funeral service for Alta Maxine Waters, 82, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Stephen M. Waters and Dennis Waters officiating. Burial will follow in Lutheran Cemetery.

Mrs. Waters, a retired nurses aide from Newark Healthcare, went home to be with her lord on June 25, 2014, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center, surrounded by her children and grandchildren. She was born April 4, 1932, in Kesler, WV, to the late James and Florence (Burgess) Toler.

She was a member of the Newark Heights Church of God.

She is survived by her husband, James Edmond Waters; sons, Dennis Waters, Stephen (Mary) Waters both of Newark; daughters, Arlena Dean, Patricia Winegardner, Linda (Perry) Wood, and Cheryl (Wes) Weaver all of Newark; sixteen grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.

Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the or Hospice of Central Ohio.

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Published in the Advocate on June 27, 2014
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