October 20, 2014
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 10/23/2014 15:00:00
16209 County Road 206 Bellevue OH 44811 10/24/2014 10:30:00
Myrtle Kathryn Mahl, age 85, of Willard, Ohio, passed away on Monday, October 20, 2014 in Willard, Ohio surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 14, 1928 in Havana, Ohio to John and Augusta (Wilhelm) Long. She was a member of St. Sebastian Catholic Church and now St. Gaspar del Bufalo and was an assembler for MTD in Willard for 18 years.. She was a member of the Attica Eagles, Rosary Altar Society at St. Sebastian and she graduated from Willard High School in 1947. Myrtle enjoyed watching her kids and grandkids play sports, playing cards and watching the Cleveland Indians. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother that loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by 6 children, Suzie (Bill) Ruffing of Attica, OH; Shirley Mahl and David Miller of Milan, OH; Sandy (Norman “Casey”) Holmer of Attica, OH; Sally (Ken) McMillian of AZ; Scott Mahl and Brenda Fuller of Willard, OH; and Sam (Angie) Mahl of Willard, OH; 13 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; brother Ray (Alma) Long of New Washington, OH; several nieces and nephews; and a sister- in- law Lucille Long of FL.
She is preceded in death by her husband whom she married on May 10, 1948, Raymond J. Mahl; 2 daughters, Sharon Ann Mahl and Sherry Marie Mahl; grandson Jeremy Holmer; brother Fred Long; parents, John and Augusta (Wilhelm) Long; and son-in-law Terry Jester.
Friends may call at Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 3:00pm-7:00pm. A funeral mass will be Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10:30am at the St. Gaspar del Bufalo Catholic Church in Bellevue, Ohio with Fr. Paul Fahrbach officiating. Burial will be at St. Sebastian Catholic Cemetery in Bismark, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital or Donor’s Choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Dearest Suzie, Shirley, Sandy, Sally, Scott, Sam, and Families,
I have fond memories of you and your family. I have always remembered your Mom’s warm smile. I think she has passed many good and wonderful traits down to her children. You are close to my heart and in my prayers and I hope you find comfort in God’s embrace in the days ahead.
My Mom and I have the deepest sympathy for all of you. God bless each of you. Love, Sharon Speth and Rita Courtright
Our deepest sympathy to the entire family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
prayers for all the friends and family of Myrtle. peace and comfort in this time and the time ahead.
My deepest sympathy to all the family on the passing of your Momwr8EV
Thinking of you with deep sympathy to all of the family on the loss of your Mother. Sending prayers and comfort and may she rest in peace.
Suzie and familyyou have our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. We will keep you in our prayers.
I love you all very much. We have the best mom in the world. I know we will all miss her very much and now she is our guardian angel watching over us. Mom was welcomed into Heaven, I’m sure, with loving arms by Dad,Sherry,Sharon,Jeremy,Grandpa & Grandma Long, & Terry. The tears will slowly pass but the memories of our dear mom will last forever. When you feel sad,remember mom’s beautiful smile, it will warm your heart. Please take comfort in knowing we have each other to lean on. May God bless us all, Love, Sally Anne Jester
Suzie and family. Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mother. Eternal rest for her and peace, comfort and prayers for all your family. Roger and Janet Hines