Vera M. Oliver
February 11, 1927 ‒ August 05, 2017
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Vera M. Oliver, age 90, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio. She was born on February 11, 1927 in Fulda, Ohio the daughter of Ignatius and Eleanor (Schott) Miller. Vera retired in 1991as a drafts person for Sprint in Mansfield.
Vera enjoyed gardening and fishing. She was always starting a new project for her home and liked to be creative on her interior design work. Vera had a competitive nature about her and always enjoyed the challenge of playing anyone at Mexican Train in dominoes. She was an enthusiastic fan of baseball and the Cincinnati Reds and New York Yankees, but above all else, she enjoyed the quality time she spent with family and friends.
Vera is survived by her two daughters; Myra (Andrew) Rink of Traverse City, Michigan and Barbara Jo (Sherrill) Luce of Newark; two grandchildren, Nicole (Matt) Anderson and Wes (Heather) Luce; four great grandchildren, Marco and William Anderson, Seth and Collin Luce. She is also survived by her sister Marie Archer of Elyria, Ohio.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Paul Oliver; a son, Paul Geoffrey Oliver; four brothers, Virgil Miller, Bernard Miller, Rupert Miller and Herman Miller; four sisters, Bernadette Miller, Coletta Estadt, Alberta Hall and Genevieve Saling.
The family will observe a private graveside service in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Vera M. Oliver.
Memorial contributions in Vera’s name may be made to Ariel Foundation Park in care of the Community Foundation of Mount Vernon and Knox County.
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