Gladys A. (Collins) Mahon
Gladys A. Mahon, age 76, of Shelby, died Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at her home. She was born June 5, 1934 in Martin County, Kentucky the daughter of the late Whitt and Jane (Maynard) Collins.
She was a former employee of Geauga Plastics in Crestline and Mika Products in Shelby. She retired from Shelby Memorial Hospital after 14 years of service in the dietary department. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother.
Gladys is survived by her husband: Lane Mahon whom she wed on December 12, 1949; 3 sons: Blane (Mary) Mahon of Bellefontaine, Danny Ray (Helen) Mahon of Shelby, Julis (Denise) Mahon of Shelby; 4 daughters: Stella (Howard) Martin of Tiro, Thella (Bob) Wells of Shelby, Darlis Legg (Charles Battles) of Shelby, Judy Allen of Shelby; 14 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; a sister: Genevieve Pippin of Illinois along with 8 other sisters and 5 brothers. She was preceded in death by her parents, 4 sisters and 3 brothers.
Friends may call on Friday, April 15, 2011 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will held on Saturday, at 10:30 AM conducted by Rev. S.T. Adkins. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio. On-line condolences may be made at penwellturner.com