2011-05-21 / Obituaries

Berniece L. Souders

Berniece L. Souders, age 102 of Thornville, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2011, at Flint Ridge Nursing Home, Newark.

She was born on August 17, 1908, in Palestine, Ohio; to the late Harry D. and Laura (Parent) McCabe. She attends Fairfield Beach United Methodist Church, was a member of Thornville United Church of Christ, a former member of Thornville Senior Citizens and owned a grocery store for over 45 years.

Berniece is survived by her many grandchildren; great grandchildren; great-great grandchildren; great-great-great grandchildren; step daughter, Marilyn Hedges; and her friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Laura; husband, Reverend W. E. Souders who passed away in 1979; daughter, Phyllis Geohagan; sister, Wilma Christian; and step-sons Robert Souders and Warren Souders.

Friends and family may call on Saturday, May 21, 2011 from 3 – 5 p.m. at Boring Sheridan Schoedinger Funeral Home, 56 South Main Street, Thornville. There will be a service following at 5 pm with Pastor Terry Borah and Reverend Herb Goetz officiating. Burial will be held on Monday at the Palestine Cemetery, Palestine, Ohio.

Online condolences may be made to: boringsheridanfuneralhomes.com

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