Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Edward Patrick Auer

Edward Patrick Auer, age 92, of Shelby, died Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the Crestwood Care Center in Shelby.

He was born August 7, 1926 in Baden, Pennsylvania the son of the late Frank V. and Catherine (Corrigan) Auer. Ed served his country in the United States Navy during WWII on the USS Sargent Bay CVE-83. He retired in August of 1986 after 38 years of service at Westinghouse in Mansfield. Ed was a member of the Shelby VFW and enjoyed gardening.

Surviving are 2 daughters: Jean Auer of Galion and Teresa (Tim) Armstrong of Shelby; a son: James Auer; 4 grandchildren: Chad (Megan) Auer, Trisha Armstrong (Dylan Sandy), Taylor Armstrong (Salathiel Baker), Tanner Armstrong; 7 Great grandchildren; Stepchildren: Ronnie (Ann) Hall and Becky (Jim) Oiler.

On December 20, 1996 he married Beulah “Boots” (Hanners) Hall Auer and she preceded him in death in 2018. Also preceding him in death besides his parents were his siblings: Mary (Bryan) Moloney, Albert (Eileen) Auer, Frank (Bobby) Auer, Julia O’Leary, Rose (Riley) McNamar; special aunt: Sr. Mary Francis Corrigan, CDP; nephews: James Moloney and Richard Auer; nieces Kathy O’Leary and Deb Auer Uditis.

Family and friends are welcome on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 from 6-8 PM at Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Funeral service will be Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 11 AM at the funeral home. Father George Mahas will officiate. Burial will be in Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Richland County Joint Veterans Burial Detail. Memorial expressions may be made to Shelby Fire and EMS.

Jean and Teresa would like to give a special thank you to Thomas Moloney and Johanna Allen for all their help.

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Memories & Condolence

  1. Marti (Lay) & Terry Smith says:

    Jean, Theresa, Jim and family,

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Oh, the memories of your Dad thru the years. The Shelby Westinghouse crew are probably sharing stories galore!

    Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers,
    Marti and Terry

  2. Bobbi Webb says:

    Teresa and family… I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Nancy Francisco says:

    I’m so sorry for the loss of your dad. You and your family are in my thoughts.

  4. Margaret Weaver says:

    Jean & family. You are all in my thoughts & prayers.

  5. Melanie (Hoskins) Mason says:

    So very sorry for your loss! I will always remember your dad sitting on Grandma and Grandpa Lay’s porch visiting with all of us. He was a good man.

  6. Brad Berberick says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. Lost Dad 4 years ago. The feeling never really goes away. It used to really upset me but, now I know you feel that loss so you will always remember them and the life you shared. You and your family are in my prayers.

  7. Michele Moore Brodene says:

    Jean, Theresa, Jim & Family. I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. May our father in heaven console you all.
    With deepest sympathy, Michele Moore Brodene

  8. Russ and Betty Newland says:

    Jean, Jim and Teresa. So sorry for the loss of your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  9. Alice says:

    Jean and Teresa, our thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry you have lost your father. Know that we hold you in our hearts.
    Alice and Deacon Al

  10. Lucy Dowds Snodgrasd says:

    I am so sorry. Many many hugs to you!

  11. Rosemarie Cline says:

    Jean, Theresa, Jim sorry for the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this sad time.

  12. Rosemary says:

    Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers.

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