Toni M. Norwood

February 17, 1968 ‒ July 24, 2017

Crestline, Ohio

Toni M. Norwood, 49, of Crestline passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at Shelby Hospital after a sudden illness.

Born February 17, 1968 in Sandusky, Ohio she was the daughter of Thomas R. Pepitone and Sedonia Collinsworth.

She owned and operated Springwood Valley Farms and Toni’s Greenhouse in Crestline and previously worked for Denny’s, Bob Evans, Red Lobster, Olive Garden and Barnes and Noble all of Ontario. She loved working with plants, photography and collecting gem stones.

She is survived by her father, previous husband Dale Norwood of Crestline, daughters, Electra and Serena Norwood of Crestline, three sisters, Gina Lipscomb of Vermillion, Ohio, Amy Clifford of Norwalk, Ohio and Kristen (Eddie) Wheatley of San Bernardino, California and a brother, Thomas Pepitone of La Crescenta, California.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Heise Park-Franks Pavilion in Galion with Rev. Frank Boyd officiating.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Toni Norwood, and condolences may be made to them at

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  • Dale, Our deepest sympathy. Your daughters will need you now more than ever. Our prayers will be with you.

  • Dale, Electra, and Serena, my sincerest condolences on your loss. I know there are no words to ease the pain in times like this, but know that I am thinking, and praying, for all of you.

  • Dale and girls. We are so sorry for your loss. I don’t believe we can make it for her celebration of life but you should know all of you are in our tgphoughts and prayers

  • My beautiful life long friend, Toni who shared her dreams with me, I will surely miss. My prayers go out to Dale, Serena and Electra. I live down in Southern Missouri and will not be able to attend the services. My thoughts and positive energies will be sent in that direction. I know that Toni loved all of you and was very proud of her girls. Enjoy celebrating her life as that is the way Toni would want it. Dale, I am here if the girls ever want to talk. Dale, you may also contact me for any reason. I know that Toni deeply cared for you as a best friend and thought that you were a wonderful father to your girls. I know that she was very proud of both of her girls and loved them unconditionally. She was very happy to have her family. Peace and love to all, Jackie Brown

  • Dale, Electra and Serena,

    So sorry to hear of Toni’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. She was a wonderful woman cherish the memories.

  • Dale, Electra and Serena….our thoughts and prayers are with you guys. Toni was a wonderful neighbor. We will miss driving by and seeing her in the garden or the greenhouse. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you! Paul and Donna Cooper