Patty A. Furman|
BARBERTON -- Patty A. Furman, 53, of Barberton, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 surrounded by her family at Select Specialty Hospital in Akron.
She was born March 3, 1960 in Leesburg, Ohio to Richard and Catherine (Seitz) Willison and has lived in Barberton since 1985.
Patty was self employed and worked as an in home care giver/nurse for 30 years. She married Dennis E. Furman, Sr. on January 17, 1987, he preceded her in death.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, playing cards and bingo.
Surviving are daughters, Angie (Bill) Bucy of Rittman and Jamie (Moose) Krosnick of Barberton; son, Tim (Amanda) Calhoun of Wadsworth; 14 grandchildren; stepson, Dennis Furman, Jr. of Barberton; stepdaughter, Denise Lily of Barberton; brother, Bruce Hall, Jr. of Florida; sisters, Loretta (William) Humphrey of Hillsboro, Ohio, Bev (Don) Bolser of Akron, Molly Nye of Ashland, Cathy (Chuck) Fisher of Akron and Mary Bright of Barberton; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Dennis E. Furman, Sr.
Services will be held Monday, February 17, 2014 at 12 p.m. at Auble-Gillman Funeral Home, 360 W. Sunset Dr., Rittman with Pastor Travis McKenzie officiating. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Seville.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. For online register book, obituary, condolences, visit www.gillmanfuneralhome.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to Haven of Rest Ministries, 175 E. Market St., Akron, OH 44308.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Feb. 15, 2014