February 28, 1938 - July 14, 2014
Friday, July 18, 2014 10:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, July 17 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home
Loretta Kay (Willman) Long, born 2/28/1938, Urbana, Ohio, Champaign County passed away on Monday, July 14, 2014. She was the daughter of the late B. H. and Mildred Willman (Cusick). Proceeded in death by brother James E. Willman, nephew William Willman, great grandmother; Ana Mae Cusick, Aunt Phyllis White, Uncle James Cusick, Aunts and Uncles: Cub, Ebe, Diamond, Opal, Beryl, and Edward Willman. Mother-in-law Beryl Long and Father-in-law Carol Long, uncles Basil Long, Jack and Bill Mollard.
Survived by her husband of 53 years, Don Long, daughter Shelley Long, son Scott Long, daughter-in-law Tina Long, Grandchildren Tyler and Ashley Long. Brother-in-law Robert Long, Sister-in-law Jenni Long, Sister-in-law Shirley Willman, Nieces Nancy (Dave) Ebeling, Karen (Jerry) Ireland, Linda (Dean) Biddle, Lori (Brian) Hay, Melony Long;
Good friends: Rosa Giampetro, Al and Connie Toomire, Joyce Wilkerson, Peg Neiswander, Scott and Julie Fannin, The Pizza Gang, and the Class of 1956, also including Kathy Banton, Debbi McWhinnie, and Barbara McCartney.
Kay was a great wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many. She loved her family and friends, the Ohio State Buckeyes, working at Willman Furniture, she attended Miami University, and was a Teacher for many years.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, July 17, 2014 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday in the funeral home with Jeff Richards officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the charity of your choice or to the Cancer Assoc. of Champaign County, PO Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078 for the continuance of research on T-PLL Leukemia cures. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com
I will always remember the wonderful times I had with Kay. She will be missed. My prayers go out to Don and the family.
I have such wonderful memories of the times Kay and I spent together when we were young. She will be missed but I am sure Uncle Bill and Aunt Mildred were waiting with open arms. My prayers go out to Don and the family.
I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are all in my prayers.