Ethel E. "Chick" Byers
Ethel E. "Chick" Byers, 68, of Hanover Ridge, Jewett, was called home to be with the Lord Friday, May 22, 2009.
Born Dec. 12, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth and Margaret Wells of Bergholz.
She was a homemaker and a retired school bus driver for Edison Local Schools and was working at Curves for Women in Cadiz. She was an active member of Ridge Presbyterian Church of Jewett and loved serving with the women of the church and growing daily in the Lord.
She is survived by two sons and two daughters, Bruce (Kathy) Ondusko of Bergholz, Georgann (Chuck) Stout of Ravenna, Michael (Amy) Ondusko of Beaverton, OR, and Michelle (Sonny) Manifold of Zionsville, IN; Dorita Byers, Melvin (Melanie) Byers, Jr.; Cindy (Ron) Pettay; Jan Byers; grandchildren, Aaron (Nikki) Ondusko, Kathleen (Shawn) Ragsdale, Alek and Rebekah Ondusko, Bryce and Mason Manifold, Eric, Darren, Amy, Beth, Jenny and Angela; and three sisters, Shirley (Chuck) Wade, Viola Marucci and Marsha Beadnell.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 19 years, Melvin Byers, Sr., who passed away April 18, 2009, and two sons, Adrian Ondusko and Douglas Ondusko.
A memorial service will be held June 13, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Ridge Presbyterian Church on Hanover Ridge in Jewett conducted by Rev. Dr. Jack Visser.