Mary Slawter, 64

Obit CandleMary Slawter, 64 of Middleport, passed away on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital. She was born on November 19, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Joseph and Mildred (Blosser) Wolfe. She attended the Cheshire Baptist Church and was a member of the Rutland Independent Holiness Church. She was on the Meigs County Cancer Initiative board and she was an avid Ohio University fan.
She is survived by her husband, Ben Slawter, her daughter and son-in-law; Missy (Jesse) Howard, Step-Daughter; Kristen (Jason) Wright; grandchildren; Morgan and Mitchell Howard and Kassidy and Kody Wright; brothers and sisters, Harold (Carol) Wolfe, Jim(Sue) Kernya, Annette (Rich) Horn, and John Kernya. Several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, brother Joe Kernya, and a sister Carol Kernya.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 17, 2014 at 11:00 at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Burial will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery in Cheshire. Visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, February 16, 2014 from 6-8:00pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mary’s name to the Meigs County Cancer Initiative.
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