Ethel M. Byus

March 26, 1917 ‒ November 05, 2007

Ashley, Ohio

Ethel M. Byus, age 90, of Ashley, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2007 at her residence, following a sudden illness. Born on March 26, 1917 in Westerville, Ohio, Mrs. Byus had lived in Delaware County since 1937. She was a homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, cooking, traveling abroad and especially spending time with her family. She is survived by one daughter- Dorothea Byus of Ashley; two sons- Wayne L. Byus and George W. Byus, both of Delaware; 10 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; 9 great great grandchildren; She was preceded in death by her husband- Wray B. Byus in 1986, to whom she had been married for 60 years; her daughter- Linda Byus Myford in 1978; her son- Lowell Byus in 1939; her grandson- Wayne A. Byus in 2004; her great granddaughter- Jennifer Lynn DeBoard; 3 sisters- Mable Bice, Bertha Heil and Balie Miller; 2 brothers- Ivor Smith and Frank Smith; and her parents- Robert Smith and Minnie (Iden) Smith. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 8, 2007 from 10:00a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m., in the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, 307 East High Street, Ashley. Burial will follow in the Glendale Cemetery, Cardington, Ohio.