Agnes G. Miller, age 97, formerly of Shelby, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 at the Willows at Willard.
Agnes was born April 21, 1920 in North Auburn, Ohio to the late Joseph and Anna (Yaklin) Eberl. She married Leon B. Miller on April 21, 1942 and they shared 45 wonderful years together before he passed in 1987. Agnes and Leon raised twelve children on a farm, planting a big garden and canning the produce. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, sewing, reading, playing cards, caring for small animals, and spending time with her family and friends. She especially loved her flowers. Agnes and Leon enjoyed many vacations together after raising their family. Agnes continued to travel with her friends.
Agnes was a member of Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Altar and Rosary Society, and St. Ann’s Society.
She was a loving mother of 12 children, 28 grandchildren, and 36 great grandchildren with two more on the way. Surviving children include: Harold (Jean) Miller of Shelby, Carol (Rick) Stokes of Galena, Mary (Harvey) Traxler of Shelby, Robert Miller of Ontario, Brother James Miller, M.S.C. of Ireland, Kathleen (William) Stanton of Shelby, Donna (Gary) Biglin of Shelby, Michael (Diana) Miller of Shelby, Diane (Thomas) Metzger of Crestline, and Deborah (Jeff) Pifher of Tiro.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husband, Leon; 2 sons: Bernard and Kenneth; a son-in-law: Larry Fike; sisters: Catherine Meyers, Julia Meyers, Mary Trucks, and Frances Phillips; and 2 brothers: Frank Eberl and Julius Eberl.
Family and friends are welcome on Sunday, February 25, 2018 from 2-5 pm at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where a rosary will be recited immediately following at 5 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10 am at Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 29 West Street, Shelby with Fr. Chris Mileski officiating and Fr. Chris Bohnsack con-celebrating. Burial will follow in Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart.
The family would like to thank the staff at the Willows at Willard and Heartland Hospice for their love and excellent care given to Agnes.
To share a memory or express a condolence, please visit: www.turnerfuneral homeshelby.com
William "Bill" McVey, born on June 4, 1941 in Zanesville, Ohio entered his eternal home in heaven on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at the Ohio Health Shelby Hospital, joining his wife, Delores "Jane" McVey. Bill left a tremendous legacy of family. His greatest joy was his four children, Billy (Denise), Tracey (Toni), Deb Jackson (Glenn), Sandra Stinchcomb (David); grandchildren, Shanon, Kristen, Samantha, Heather, Lindsay, Connor, Cody, BreAnna, and Trace; great grandchildren, Kyndall, Kane, Rhett, Liam, Kenna Jane, Harper, and Kolt; and a sister, Alice Holdinski.
He is preceded by his parents, his wife, and a brother, Patrick McVey.
Bill was the owner and operator of McVey trucking and loved being on the road. He lived in the Plymouth/Shelby area and also spent time at his family homestead cabin in Graysville, Ohio. Bill's greatest joy was spending time at the cabin with his family and "extended family." Bill was quick with his wit, and would sing you a song for a good laugh.
Visitation will be held at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio on Friday, February, 23, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Twelve Noon at the Pleasant Ridge Church of Christ in Graysville, Ohio with Pastor Janet Reed officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital www.stjude.org. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com