Lillian Salamon, 89, of Heath, Ohio and formerly of the Wilmington area, passed away surrounded by her family on Christmas morning, Dec. 25, 2016 at home.
She was born July 26, 1927 in Wilmington, daughter of the late Leo F. and Floe E. (Camp) Thompson. She was married to Robert C. Salamon, who preceded her in death.
A Wilmington High School graduate, Lillian liked volunteering at the Melbourne, Florida Homeless Shelter and spending time with her family.
Surviving are daughter, Tamara Abbott Mummey, Heath, Ohio; son, Timothy (Caroline) Abbott, of Virginia; sister, Hazel Thompson Hoffer, Wilmington; three grandchildren, Jeremy (Stacey) Mummey, Rachel (Casey) and Hannah Abbott; three great-grandchildren, Jadyn, JaLeigh and Julian Mummey; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Lillian was preceded in death by her brothers, Russell, Bruce, Dickie and Charles Thompson; and sisters, Ruthmay Thompson Wallace and Barbara Thompson Cooper.
Funeral Services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30 at the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 W. Locust St. at North Mulberry Street, Wilmington, with Pastor Raymond Cooper officiating.
Friends will be received from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30 at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home.
Contributions may be made to the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home to assist the family with expenses. To sign the online guest book, go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.