Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Elizabeth A. “Beth” Haines

Elizabeth A. “Beth” Haines, age 75, of Shelby, died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Med Central Mansfield Hospital.

She was born August 12, 1937 in Greenwich, Ohio the daughter of Creston E. and Mildred (Miller) Haines. She was a graduate of Greenwich High School. She started working right out of high school at Shelby Mutual Insurance Company and worked there her entire career until her retirement. She was a very active member of First United Methodist Church in Shelby. Beth enjoyed reading and walking and had a very generous and giving heart.

Beth is survived by 5 nephews: Mark (Ruth) Hulthen of Stow, OH , Michael (Lynn) Hulthen of Medina, OH,  Martin (Amy) Hulthen of Westerville, OH, Matthew (Trina) Hulthen of Copley, OH, Robert Haines of Greenwich, OH; 1 niece: Rochelle Haines of Greenwich, OH; 7 great nieces and nephews: Tony Billman, Emily Hulthen, Kyle Hulthen, Alyssa Hulthen, Anne Hulthen, Laynee Hulthen, Temi Hulthen. She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 sisters: Jean Carol Hulthen and Christine Haines; and a brother: Robert Haines.

Friends and family are welcome on Monday July 29, 2013 from 6-8 PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street Shelby. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 AM Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church, 18 South Gamble Street, Shelby with Pastor Tom Snyder officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery in Greenwich. A luncheon will be served at the church prior to going to the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church. To share a memory or send a condolence to Beth’s family, please visit


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