Ethel M. Fletcher

February 26, 1916 ‒ December 22, 2003

Sunbury, Ohio

Ethel M. Fletcher, age 87, of Sunbury died Monday morning, December 22, 2003 at Country View Care Center, Sunbury.

Born on February 26, 1916 in Delaware Co. to the late David and Anna Ethel (Neds) Grooms. She worked at Nestles’ for 29 years as a capper operator until retiring in 1981. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, her children and grandchildren.

Survived by Daughters: Nancy (Bob) Jackson of Milford Center, Helen Richardson of Pleasant Gardens, N.C., Roberta (Bill) Morris of Sunbury, Brothers: Arthur (Betty) Grooms of Ashley, Richard Grooms of Delaware, Sister: Jayne Swope of Sunbury, 10 Grandchildren, 14 Great-grandchildren, 6 Great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by husband of 64 years, Sammie Fletcher, who died January 24, 2003, Son-in-law: Charlie Richardson, 5 Brothers; Bill, Albert, Ben, Joe, Pearl, 3 Sisters: Mary Kegg, Helen Feasel, and Margaret Grooms.

Friends may call Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Saturday 2:00 p.m., interment Galena Cemetery.

Family prefers memorial contributions to Vista Care, 2760 Airport Dr., Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43219.

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