Bernice Bolton of Thornville, age 91, passed away on Friday, December 3, 2010, at Heath Nursing Care Center.
She was born in Seneca County, New York, on July 2, 1919, to the late Carl and Della (Ansley) Post. Bernice came to Ohio when she married Russ. They had a very interesting and exciting life. They were married 53 years before his death on November 12, 2002. Bernice enjoyed traveling and taking cruises with her family. Bernice was an excellent cook and very well known for her pies. People would drive for miles to enjoy a piece or two.
Bernice is survived by her daughter, Linda (Steve) Reed; grandchildren, Menika (Don) Sellars, Brandy Reed, and Tori (Sonny) Robertson; great grandchildren, Dylan Cunningham and Trevin Sowards; and many nieces and nephews. She was loved by many and will be missed by all.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded death by her sisters, Edith Mae Sheridin and Evelyn Bishop.
Due to Bernice’s wishes there will be no calling hours or service. The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.
Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, Ohio 43055. Online condolences can be made at: www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes. com