Cecelia A. Conaway, age 65 of Lima, died at 00:04 a.m., Friday, September 14, 2012 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born September 26, 1946 in Lima, Ohio. She is the daughter of the late William and Mary Chaney Brown. On May 16, 1966 she married Eugene Conaway, Sr. who died January 19, 2005.
Mrs. Conaway was a homemaker. She enjoyed bingo, NASCAR, and her dog “Rusty”.
She is survived by a son – William E. (Angie Gudgel) Conaway of Jackson, Center; a step son Eugene (Barbara) Conaway, Jr. of Dunkirk, Ohio; 3 step grandchildren; 5 brothers – David (Nancy) Brown of Lima; William (Nancy) Brown of Lima; Greg (Donna) Brown of Lima; Ralph (Angie) Brown of Wapakoneta; Donald Brown of Lima; 2 sisters – Donelda (Tim) Martin of Lima, and Cheryl (Robert) Bowersock of Uniopolis.
She was preceded in death by a step son – Elmer Conaway.
Funeral services will begin 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Brandon Green will officiate. Burial will follow in Vaughnsville Cemetery, Putnam County, Ohio.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.
Date: Monday, September 17, 2012
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm