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Edith L. Zwahlen

1942-2017

Published: March 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Edith L. Zwahlen, 75, of Minerva, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Aultman Hospital.

She was born Feb. 5, 1942, in Canton, to Harry and Helen (Miller) Kibler. She retired from Bank 2000 in Minerva after 27 years. She began her work at the Minerva Banking Co. and Cox Lumber. She volunteered at Aultman Hospital, where she attained 8,320 service hours. She was a member of the Minerva First Christian Church, was a member of the Thursday night card club and was a graduate of Minerva High School in 1960.

Edith L. Zwahlen

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Zwahlen, who died August 7, 2009. She is survived by daughter, Amy (John) Young of Pataskala; son, Doug (Lori) Zwahlen of Minerva; sister, Arla Jean Seck of Carrollton; brothers and sisters-in-law, Maggie (Robert) Carter of Carrollton, Rosemary (George) Myers of Eaton, and Alfred (Norma) Zwahlen of Minerva; six grandchildren, Spencer (Felisha) Wazlavek, Tyler (Fianc Dannie Jo Ady) Wazlavek, Galina Young, Robby Young, Jack Zwahlen, and her namesake, Edie Mae Zwahlen; four great-grandchildren, Dalylah, Rosalie, Everest, and Alex; and numerous nieces & nephews.

Funeral services were held Monday, 11 a.m. at the Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home with Chaplain Terry Livengood officiating. Burial was in the Grove Hill Cemetery in Hanoverton. Memorial contributions may be made to Aultman volunteer services or donate an hour of your time to your favorite charity. Those wishing to send condolences may sign the online register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.


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