Shelba Jean Poth
October 02, 1937 ‒ January 13, 2018
Shelba Jean Poth passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018 in Ohio Health Mansfield Hospital surrounded by her family. She was 80.
She was born October 2, 1937 to parents Charles & Etta (Maynard) Simmering in South Webster, Ohio. On February 12, 1954, she married Walter B. Poth and they have spent 63 wonderful years together. Not long after the two were married they began their family and had four children.
In spare time, she took pleasure in gardening and working outdoors. But above all, Jean cherished and loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband Walter B. Poth; children David E. (Pat) Poth of Chillicothe, Richard A. Poth of Shelby, Stephen W. Poth of Bellville, and Marcia (Ron) Thompson of Greenwich; 8 grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and brothers Ray Simmering and Bob (Carolyn) Simmering.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings Harold Simmering, Bertha Glorioso, Marcella Glorioso, Mildred Young, Betty Kibbee, and Charles Simmering Jr.
The Poth family will receive friends Friday, January 19, 2018 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home with a funeral service following at 4 p.m. Celebrant Dave Roberts will speak. Burial will take place privately.
Contributions in Jean’s memory to the family may be made at the funeral home.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Jean’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com
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