Mabel L. Shoner, 82, of Bloomville and formerly Tiffin, passed away Thursday afternoon, Aug. 8, 2013, at Ruffing Care Center, Bloomville.
She was born March 10, 1931, in Athens County, to Thomas and Nettie (Brooks) Love. She married Alden Shoner April 12, 1947, and he passed away Jan. 10, 2011.
Survivors include a son, George Shoner of Teaticket, Mass.; three daughters, Crystal Mcbride and Brenda (Gary) Magers, both of Tiffin, and Cynthia (Roger) Mills of Arcadia; a brother, Thomas Love Jr. of Creedmoore, N.C.; a sister, Mary Gibson of LaPort, Ind.; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Marion Love; and sister, Rhea Nott.
Mabel worked at Tiffin Glass House and will always be known as the "greeter" at the nursing home where she lived for almost 20 years. She enjoyed babysitting and loved all children, especially her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Her funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-2424, with Pastor Hannah Tucker officiating. Burial will follow at Seneca Memory Gardens, Tiffin.
Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. until the time of the service Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Activity Fund at Ruffing Care Center, Bloomville.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.