Mary S. Bethel

February 26, 1916 ‒ December 15, 2001

Delaware, Ohio

Mary S. Bethel, 85 of Delaware, formerly of Flushing, Ohio, departed this life on Saturday (December 15, 2001) at the home of her daughter.

She was born in Sewellsville, Ohio on February 26, 1916 to the late Oscar and Myrtle (Dunbar) Bumgarner. She was a homemaker and an avid quilter and for more than 20 years made quilts for the American Red Cross in Eastern Ohio to help raise funds for those in need. More recently she made baby quilts for the WIC Program in Delaware. She had resided at Willowbrook Christian Village for 4 1/2 years. Former member of the United Methodist Church in Flushing and more recently attended the Church of Christ in Delaware.

She is survived by Daughters and Son-in-law: Helen Reppart of Delaware and Ruth and Robert Huffman of Winchester. 6 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren. Brother: Jesse Bumgarner of Ashtabula.

Preceded in death by her Husband Raymond in December 1996.

Friends may call Tuesday from 9-11 a.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William Street, Delaware were services will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor Keith Ball officiating. Interment will be in the Hope Cemetery, Hendrysburg, Ohio.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Red Cross, 5 W. Winter St., Delaware or to Willowbrook, 100 Willowbrook Way S., Delaware, Ohio 43015

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