FREDERICKTOWN — Nellie A. Cramer, 95, of Galion, formerly of Fredericktown, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 28, 2019, at the home of her daughter, Debbie, in Galion. She was born Sept. 6, 1924, in Sparta to the late Joseph Hutton and Cleo Fawn.

Nellie was a member of the First Baptist Church in Fredericktown. Over the years, Nellie worked at the 76 Truck Stop as a waitress, a cook for the Fredericktown Schools and she also volunteered with the Election Board. In her spare time, Nellie enjoyed doing word searches, reading her Bible and mowing her yard until the age of 94. Nellie’s greatest love in life was spending time with her family and helping take care of anyone in need.

Nellie is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Greg) Campbell of Galion; son-in-law, Donald (Joanie) Thornton; grandchildren, Jennifer (Troy) Keller, Amy (Kirk) Lohr, Chad (Amber) Campbell, Brooke (David) Yingist, Brian Doup, Matt (Debs) Campbell and Angie (Burt Skeen) Campbell; 10 great-grandchildren with the 11th one on the way; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Dixie Wilcox of Mansfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Nellie was preceded in death by daughters, Patricia Cramer and Bobbie Jean Thornton; son, Joseph Cramer; granddaughter, Lisa Marie Doup; brothers, Junior and Keith Hutton; and sisters, Letha Walk, Virginia Parks, Anita Brining, Billie Anderson, Cora Mann, Mary Hutton, Myrna Isaacs, Rose Tanner, Betty Kline, June Bartelme, and Josephine Clipse.

The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at the Snyder Funeral Home, 33 E. College St., Fredericktown. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, 22 E. Sandusky St., Fredericktown, with Rev. Ruth Douglas officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 22 E. Sandusky St., Fredericktown, OH 43019.

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