Edna Lash, 94, of Carrollton went home to be with the Lord, Sept. 26, 2012, after a lengthy illness.
Born May 13, 1918, in Stark County, she was a daughter of the late Herman and Mary Katzenberger Scharr.
She was a member of Carrollton Baptist Temple and a member of Gideons since 1955. She was a member of the volunteer group Sowers ("Servants on Wheels Ever Ready") from 1984-1998.
She dearly loved her family and their many activities. She enjoyed entertaining, attending church and serving others. She was known for her crocheting, embroidery, baking and flowers; all of which garnered her many ribbons at the Carroll County Fair.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Wayne and Diane Lash of Wooster, and Dale and Cheryl Lash of Haslet, TX; one daughter, Karen (Jim, Sr.) Moore of Carrollton; one sister, Betty (Marv) Norris of Bradenton, FL; 10 grandchildren, Saralyn Lash, Megan (Aaron) Taylor, Kevin (Katrina) Moore, Kenny (Amanda) Moore, Karl (Erica) Moore, Jennifer (Jesse) Haas, Bobbie Jo (Dale) Tinlin, Bethanie (Chet) Peters, Derek Lash, and Kristen (John) Buchannan; and 17 great-grandchildren, Haevyn and Kallah Taylor, Grayson, Alaina, and Madalyn Moore, Mackena and Brennan Shaver, Kendyl Moore, Brennen and Brody Moore, Orenda and Jaylyn Haas, Brandie Jo Tinlin, Lane and Sage Peters, and Landon and Logan Lash.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey L. Lash, whom she married June 13, 1941, and who passed away Dec. 26, 1998; daughter, Betty Hanlon; son-in-law, Jim Moore Sr.; and three sisters, Lora Steinbach, Ann Anderson, and Effie Hampton.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Sept. 29 at 11 a.m. in Carrollton Baptist Temple with Pastor David Powell officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery.
Friends may call Friday from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. at Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home in Carrollton. In lieu of flower, she requested memorial contributions be made to Carrollton Baptist Temple or Gideons International.