Edith E. Wise

November 09, 1919 ‒ April 02, 2013

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Edith E. Wise, age 93, of Crooked Street, Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Knox Community Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 9, 1919 in Mount Vernon to the late Charles and Lillian (Dougherty) Blair. Edith retired in 1976 after 25 years of owning and operating Wise LP Gas with her late husband, Charles Wise. She was a member of the Knox Chapter Order of Eastern Star, Fredericktown First Baptist Church, Tan and Toil Garden Club and charter member of the Seedsowers of Danville.

She is survived by two sons, Robert (Karen) Wise of Mount Vernon, Ronald (Tracy) Wise of Naples, Florida, four grandchildren, Susan (Brian) Hogg of Fredericktown, Chris (Cherise) Wise of Powell, Ohio, Ashley (Alan) Huffman of Mount Vernon, Andy (Kelly) Hagelman of Mason, Ohio, eleven great grandchildren, Peyton, Evan and Brandon Hogg, Gwen, Luke, Matt and Kristen Wise, Jim, Kate and Elizabeth Hagelman and Lily Huffman and a brother, Ed Blair of Mount Vernon.

She was preceded in death by her husband Charles Wise (1995), two sisters, Jeanette Neighbarger, Mary Parker and a brother, Charles Blair.

Friends may call on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. Pastor Stan Ratliff will be officiating. An Order of Eastern Star service will be held on Friday at 5 p.m. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Knox Chapter Order of Eastern Star.

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