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Cleo Nancy Furry

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Cleo Nancy Furry

Cleo Nancy Furry, passed away December 17, 2008.

She was born in Wooster, Ohio on March 25, 1928. Cleo graduated from the St. Thomas School of Nursing in 1949 and was employed at St. Thomas Hospital as a supervisor of surgery from 1951 until her retirement in 1990. She also graduated from the University of Akron College of Nursing in 1964 with a Masters Degree in Science of Nursing.

Preceded in death by her parents, Pauline and Frank; brothers, Tim and Jim Furry; she is survived by her sisters, Judy (Donald) Shellenberger, Sandra (Howard) Baker, Kathleen Furry-Burkley, Christine Furry-McClellan and Janet (Terry) Copeland; brothers, William (Charlotte) Furry and Gerald Furry; many nieces, nephews and nursing friends.

The Furry family wishes to thank CYO and Manor Care for their loving care to Cleo during her long illness.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, at St. Anthony Church, 83 Mosser Pl. Akron. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Park. Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m., Friday, at Hennessy Funeral Home (corner of York and Main) 552 N. Main St. Akron.

Memorials may be made in the name of Cleo Furry to The University of Akron College of Nursing 44325.


Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Dec. 19 to Dec. 21, 2008
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