NEW CARLISLE - Eda Mae Finfrock, 93, of New Carlisle, Ohio, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013, in her residence.
She was born in Miami County on July 17, 1919, to Ray and Irene Minnich.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Glen R. Finfrock; brothers, George, Harold (Cutz), Robert and Norman; and sisters, Margaret, Dolly and Betty.
Eda's sole surviving sibling is her brother, Jim Minnich of Covington, Ohio.
She was a stay-at-home mom and always available to help with her grandchildren.
Eda enjoyed making ceramic decorations for her family and helping her husband, Glen, provide 4-H and FFA support to community young people, earning her a Chapter FFA Farmer award.
She will be missed by her family including sons, Richard and special friend Beverly Gladman, John and wife, Dottie, and David and wife, Vivian; along with grandchildren, Suzette of California, April of Nevada, Amanda Mae, Bryan and special friend Missy, Mike and wife, Shannon, Robin and husband, Eric, Dawn and husband, Dan, Sheryl and husband, Mike, all of Ohio, Charles and wife, Jennifer, of California, and Daniel of Texas.
She was blessed with 12 great grandchildren, Ashley, Taylor, Cooper, Caitlin, Anne Marie, Reed, Gabriel, Allison, Cody, Tyler, Taylor and Mitchell.
Eda's extended family includes several sisters-in-law and numerous nieces and nephews.
Her family wants to express a special thank you to friend and caregiver, Jenni Peavie.
Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at the Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar & Fraley Funeral Home, New Carlisle, Ohio, with funeral services at
2 p.m. in the funeral home.
Burial will be in Medway Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave.,
Dayton, OH 45420.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.trostelchapman.com