Mary Lou Piper
December 02, 1929 ‒ January 26, 2018
Mary Lou Piper, age 88, of Johnstown died early Friday morning, January 26, 2018 at Centerburg Pointe.
She was born on December 2, 1929 in Groveport, Ohio the daughter of the late Karl M. and Leona M. (Sager) Klamfoth.
On September 6, 1948, she married Lee E. Piper. They were married for 62 years before his passing in 2010.
Mary Lou was a loving farm wife, mother, and grandmother and great grandmother whose proudest achievement was her family.
She was a lifelong member of the Harlem Road United Methodist Church where she was part of the choir, participated in mission trips, and most notably for her work in the kitchen with the Bereavement/Hospitality Team. She was also a member of the Harlem Grange as well as the Delaware County Farm Bureau.
Mary Lou loved to cook for her family and they will miss her homemade rolls, noodles, and tapioca pudding.
She will be missed by her children: daughter Joyce Facemyer of Sunbury her son Cameron (Ada), their children Levi and Abbey; son Allen (Donna) Piper of Sunbury; son Gary (Anne) Piper of Centerburg, their children Becky (Paul) Stephens and their children Storm, Shiloh (Ashley), Mariah, Paul Jr., and Zoe; Leigh Anne (Tommy) Marcum; and their children Thomas, Victoria, Maddie, and Christian, and Brett (Kelly) and their children Patrick, Alexis, and Bishop; son Dwight (Lana) Piper of Johnstown and their sons Richard and Brian and Richard’s son, Chace; Son Duane (Heidi) Piper of Sunbury their children Chad (Katie) and Dawn (Brian) Baker and their son Bradley; brothers David Klamfoth of Waverly, Iowa and Gene (Kathy) Klamfoth of Condit.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her brother Richard “Dick” Klamfoth.
Friends may call on the family on Monday, January 29, 2018 from 4-8 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Funeral services will be held at the Harlem Road United Methodist Church, 5520 Harlem Road, Galena, Ohio 43021 on Tuesday at 10:30 AM. Burial to follow at Fancher Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to her church.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Mrs. Piper’s family. Special memories and condolences can be expressed to them at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
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