Kathryn E. Slessman

November 27, 1940 - November 18, 2018

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018
11:00 AM-2:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
Willard, Ohio

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
2:00 PM
Secor Funeral Home
Willard, Ohio

Kathryn E. Slessman, age 77, of Willard, Ohio passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born November 27, 1940 in New Haven Township to the late Robert and Ruby (Heitchler) Cole. She was a lifetime member of the New Haven United Methodist Church in New Haven, Ohio and the president of the Livewires Group of the church. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, crocheting and most of all dedicating her time to her family.

She is survived by four daughters, Connie (Dean) Albright of Willard, Carol (Collin) Garner of Norwalk, Brenda (Daniel) Barnett of Midland, GA and Patricia ( Mark) Pennewitt of Wilmington, Ohio; 8 grandchildren, Michelle Albright, Justin (Molly) Albright, Allyson Barnett, Deanna Pennewitt, Emily (Tristan) Steinmann, Crystal Pennewitt, Monica Pennewitt and Patrick Barnett; 3 great grandchildren, Aurora Rice, Ryder Rice and Magnolia Rae Steinmann; sister, Shirley Riedlinger of Plymouth and a brother, Tom (Sandy) Cole of Shiloh; nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond L. Slessman who passed away September 8, 2008; parents, Robert and Ruby Cole; 3 brothers, Mike, Robert and James Cole.

Visitation will be Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio where the funeral service will be Wednesday at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Tim McCollum officiating. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice or to the donor's choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.


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Chuck Podgurski - Nov 23, 2018
Very sorry to hear of your mother passing. I give condolences to all four girls and their familys.
Marsha Ganni - Nov 21, 2018
Shirley, Cindy, Mike and family, sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless, Marsha
Dwight Slessman - Nov 21, 2018
We are so very sorry for your loss.
Pat & Larry Coy - Nov 21, 2018
So sorry Connie & Family Our Deepest Sympathy to you. Have fo d memories of your Mom & Dad at our New Haven Suppy Chritmas parties Wow that was a long time ago. Barry was a baby. Thinking about you today
Shelley Hershiser - Nov 21, 2018
Connie...so sorry for your loss.
Michelle and Thomas Nelson - Nov 20, 2018
Dear Brenda and family, We are sorry for your dear Mother's passing. We are praying for you in your time of grief and hope the wonderful and precious memories you have of her provide you some solace during this period of mourning. Our love, Thomas, Michelle, Katie, Emma and Miles
Rusty Hayes - Nov 20, 2018
Sympathy and condolences to the family.
Dave & Heidi Hawblitz - Nov 19, 2018
We are so sorry to hear of Kathy's passing. Our condolences go out to the family. She was one beautiful person to know and love. She always had a smile and a good word. We will truly miss her especially in church.
Ralph Vogel - Nov 19, 2018
So sorry, please accept my condolences.
PB and Joette Hudberg - Nov 19, 2018
Carol and Collin: prayers for you and the rest of the family during this time of loss. It is a loss for you but a real gain for your mother. May the Holy Spirit bring comfort and hope to you.
Tracy Young - Nov 19, 2018
My heart goes out to you and your family for your loss. Prayers of love and strength during this difficult time, may your memories ease your heartache.
Penny Maxhimer - Nov 19, 2018
Connie: Jerry & I are so sorry for the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your family. Memories of your mother will always be in your heart.
Barb Cole Strine - Nov 19, 2018
Our deepest sympathies to the whole family. May the Lord surround you with His Love and Comfort during this difficult time of loss!! Our Hearts and Prayers ..... Love and Hugs are with all of you xoxo
Cindy Moorhead - Nov 19, 2018
Pat and family... so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family!
Cindy Moorhead - Nov 19, 2018
Pat and family... so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family!