Aleta Mae Chadwick, 94, of Berea, passed away Monday evening, July 21, 2014, at Southwest General Hospital, Middleburg Heights.
She was born Jan. 22, 1920, in Tiffin, to George and Ida Mae (Michaels) Hunker. She married Richard H. Chadwick Sr. Sept. 27, 1941, in Wyandotte, Michigan, and he preceded her in death in 2002.
Survivors include her daughter, Diane (Robert) Keller of Berea; three grandchildren, Andrew and Richard Keller and Ashley Agerter; and four great-grandchildren, Jacob, Alex, Elise and Emmett.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; son, Richard H. Chadwick Jr. in 2013; five brothers, Glen Mathias Hunker, Owen "Dave" Harold Hunker, Raymond "Buzz" Ernest Hunker, John William Hunker and George M. "Jim" Hunker II; seven sisters, Bessie Lucille Hickman, Helen Louise Shuman, Dorothy "Dody" Regina Brunner, Madeline "Tootz" Belle Coehich, Marjorie "Pete" Almina Lee, Pauline Rose Hitson and Ruth Eleanor Clark.
Aleta worked at General Electric for many years and moved to Berea in 2003 to be close to her family. While living in Tiffin, she was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and most recently was a member of St. Adalbert Catholic Church, Berea. She also was a member of Daughters of Isabella, American Legion Auxiliary, Tiffin, General Electric senior citizens and a perpetual member of St. Francis. Aleta enjoyed reading, watching the Cleveland Indians and playing cards in many card clubs.
Her Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, with the Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. A rosary will be prayed 20 minutes prior to Mass. Burial will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Tiffin.
Friends may visit with the family from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-2424.
Memorial contributions may be made to Calvert Catholic Schools or a charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.