Edith E. (Riffee) Roush

December 13, 1928 ‒ March 23, 2019

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Edith E. (Riffee) Roush, age 90, of Mount Gilead, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the DeWolf Place in Marion.

She was born on December 13, 1928, in Akron, to the late Amos and Elsie (Bumgardner) Riffee.

Edith was a devoted homemaker who tended to the needs of her family. Living on the farm she enjoyed helping with the chores, canning, and gardening as she loved her beautiful flowers. Edith was an excellent cook and loved to bake. She also enjoyed going shopping where she often found good deals.

She will be dearly missed by her children: Steve E. Roush of Galion, Ohio, Cathy E. (Chuck) Stewart of Galion, Ohio, Frieda I. Sisk of Chesapeake, Ohio, Janet L. (Danny) VanDyke of Fredericktown, Ohio, and Dale D. (Dorothy) Roush of Mount Gilead, Ohio 10 grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren.

Edith was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Edward C. Roush; parents: Amos and Elsie; and a sister, Lily Jollif.

Her family will greet friends from 4 to 7 PM on Tuesday, March, 26, 2019, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel. (67 N. Main St., Mount Gilead, OH 43338) A celebration of her life will be held there on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at NOON, with Pastor Neil Gilliland officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Shauck Cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with final expenses.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Edith’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.