Ann B. Stephen, 85, of Eaton, died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana.
Ann was born on May 9, 1927 in Maryville, Tennessee, daughter of the late Tom & Della (Thompson) Borden. A 1945 graduate of Jefferson Township High School in New Paris, Ann was an Assistant Preble County Auditor until her retirement in 1989. She was a member of the Ladies of the 40's club and loved to spend time with her family.
She is preceded in death by her husband; Harold L. Stephen in 1983 and her sisters; Jonnie Bailey and Eileen Borden.
She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Ronald P. & Theresa Ann Stephen of New Madison, OH and Thomas H. Stephen of Eaton; Daughter and Son-in-law: Deborah E. & Matthew Mason of Eaton; grandchildren, Erin (Cheyenne) Abney; Gwen Stephen; Samuel Thomas (Jamie) Stephen and Amber Mason; great grandchildren, Kairael and Cadewryen Stephen.
A graveside service was held at the convenience of the family on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at Mound Hill Cemetery in Eaton, with Rev. Lowell T. Spencer officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to The Reid Hospital Foundation-Hospice Unit- 1100 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 45347 or to the Preble County District Library, Eaton Branch, 301 N. Barron St., Eaton, Ohio 45320. Condolences may be sent to the family via the web site at www.barnesfuneralhome.com.