MANSFIELD — Imogene May, 74, 168 Ridgewood Blvd., Mansfield, died April 23, 2006, at MedCentral Health System in Mansfield.
She was born Jan. 30, 1932, in Ravenna to Renes and Lizzie (Cox) Cole. Mrs. May was a certified instructor for Junior League bowlers back in the 1960s. She had worked at the Mount Vernon IGA Foodliner, First-Knox National Bank, First Federal and Cooper Credit Union. She retired in 1996 from Don Graber Management Co. in Mansfield where she was a manager for Hiawatha Village Apartments.
She served as treasurer of the village of West Salem and was clerk of the cemetery board. She was a member of the Methodist Church of Mount Vernon, life member of VFW Auxiliary and Women of the Moose where she held all degrees Academy of Friendship, Star Recorder and College of Regents.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Robert; two children, Veronica (John) Chester of Arizona and Brad (Georgianna) May of Mansfield; two granddaughters, Nicole Houtkooper and Jennifer Benes; three great-grandsons, Buddy Houtkooper, Jordan Benes and Aron Houtkooper; and a sister, Bertha Morris of Ravenna.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Dorothy Lange; five brothers, Leonard, Robert, Russell, Ervin and Frank Cole; and many nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.
There will be no services. Matteson Funeral Home in West Salem is handling the arrangements. Burial of the ashes will be in West Salem Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio, 248 Park Ave. West, Mansfield, OH 44902; or the charity of one’s choice.
Evelyn Zimmerman Memorial notice
MOUNT VERNON — A memorial Mass for Evelyn L. Dickerson Zimmerman, who died March 28, 2006, will be Saturday, April 29, at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville with the Rev. F. Richard Snoke officiating. Burial was in Resurrection Cemetery at Columbus. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. To view this obituary and to send a condolence to the family online, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.