Thelma Sutton Grimm
Thelma Sutton Grimm, 87, of East Springfield passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2009, in Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville following a short illness.
Born Aug. 8, 1921, in Bacon Ridge, Ross Twp., OH., she was a daughter of the late Harry and Blanche Hill Ochsendorf.
She retired from Edison Local School District. She was a member of East Springfield Christ United Methodist Church, where she served with the Women's Fellowship of the church, a member of East Springfield Senior Citizens and Amsterdam Women's Club.
She is survived by a son, Walter (Cheryl) Sutton of Irondale; three daughters, Carolyn Milhoan of Irondale, Judy (John) Slater of Toronto and Mildred (Robert) Hyndman of Bloomingdale; a sister, Elsie Congrove of Akron; 13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two husbands, Robert W. Sutton on Aug. 28, 1954 and Charles B. Grimm on Jan. 7, 1978; a son, Charles R. Sutton; grandson, Andy Paul Slater and a brother, Merle Ochsendorf.
Funeral services were held April 25 at Everhart-Bove Funeral Home in Richmond with Rev. James Stafford officiating. Burial followed in East Springfield Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, PO Box 1346, Steubenville, OH, 43952 or American Heart Association, PO Box 182039, Dept. 013, Columbus, OH, 43218-2039. Online condolences may be sent at www.everhart-bovefuneralhomes.com.