October 2, 2009
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 11:00 am Green Hills Nursing Home in West Liberty
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Eleanor Marie Schilliger, 78, of North Lewisburg, Ohio passed away Friday, October 2, 2009 in Green Hills of West Liberty.
She was born May 21, 1931 in Middletown, Ohio, the daughter of Edward and Lucinda (Rodgers) Ashcraft.
Eleanor attended Middletown High School. She was a friend to everyone. Eleanor was a member of the Mt. Carmel Friends Church. She was a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader in North Lewisburg. She volunteered at Green Hills with over 3,000 hours of service before becoming a resident.
She is survived by step daughters, Helen (Stanley) Cramer of Indiana, Ruth (William) Doggett of Springfield, Barbara (Paul) Bechen of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Nettie Vest, Springfield; stepson, John (Janet) Schilliger of Urbana; brother, Charles Ashcraft, Middletown; several grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Daniel Schilliger; stepson, Daniel Schilliger, Jr.; sister, Eva Miller.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in Foundation Hall at Green Hills Nursing Home with Pastor Michael Will and Chaplin Cheryl Siegenthaler officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in North Lewisburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Green Hills Nursing Home Activity Fund, 6557 US 68 South, West Liberty, Ohio 43357.
Services have been entrusted to FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Condolences may be sent to www.vernonfh.com.