Nell V. Chase

January 28, 1925 ‒ April 25, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Nell V. Chase, age 87, of Clinton Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at her home.

She was born on January 28, 1925 in Brookshill, West Virginia to the late Gilbert and Dortha (Ramsey) Lang. Nell was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist City Church in Mount Vernon. She enjoyed flowers, sewing, crocheting, and playing euchre. But most of all, Nell enjoyed spending time with her family.

She is survived by four daughters, Virginia “Gini” (Michael) McKay of Mount Vernon, Harriet Benefiel of Mount Vernon, Ruth Chase of Mount Vernon, Rachel Chase of Mount Vernon; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; four brothers, Glen (Roberta) Lang of Marion, N.C., Earnest (June) Lang of Mount Vernon, Hartsel (Wilma) Lang of Canton, Arnet Lang of Dundee; and a sister Shirley Jeffries of Massillon.

Besides her parents, Nell was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Chase, four brothers, Claude, Merle, Carl, and Troy Lang and two sisters, Ruby Purtee and Nora Pearl Decker.

Friends may call on Thursday April 26, 2012 from 6pm to 8pm at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 east High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 2pm at the Seventh Day Adventist City Church, 425 South Edgewood Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio, with Pastor Rodney Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Alzheimer’s Association of Central Ohio, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, Ohio 43221.

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