Eleanor Colvin

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SIDNEY — Eleanor J. Colvin, age 86, formerly of Hawthorne, Florida, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at the Pavilion Rehab and Nursing Center in Sidney.

She was born in West Mansfield, Ohio, on Aug. 19, 1930, to the late Orva and Eva (Shontz) Stanley. Eleanor was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Colvin, brothers, Merrill Stanley, Roe Stanley and Richard Stanley, and sister, Mabel Painter, all of Logan County.

Eleanor was a dedicated member of the Hawthorne, Florida, First Baptist Church prior to moving to Sidney, Ohio, to be closer to her daughter. She retired as co-owner, along with her husband, from C & W Sales in Urbana, Ohio.

Eleanor is survived by her children, Dan (Kathleen) Rockhold, of Brush Prairie, Washington, Julie (Larry) Music, of Sidney, Ohio, and Walter (Kay) Rockhold, of Deleon Springs, Florida; grandchildren, Chris Rockhold, of Wichita, Kansas, Lynn Rockhold, of Seattle, Washington, and Heather McClain, of Sidney, Ohio; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Private graveside services will take place at a later date in Greenlawn Cemetery, West Mansfield, Ohio, at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Adams Funeral Home in Sidney, Ohio.

Condolences may expressed to the family at

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Published in Sidney Daily News from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2017