Harriett Lord

January 17, 1927 - October 18, 2020
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Harriett E. Lord age 93, of Lima passed away 10:58 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020 at the Springs of Lima. She was born Jan. 17, 1927 in Lansing, MI to the late Lambert and Margaret Dressel VanderSwag. She married Kenneth R. Lord Feb. 11, 1950 and he preceded her in death Dec. 13, 2001.
Harriett had been a greeter for Wal Mart Eastside and loved working there. Previously she had been a bookkeeper/manager for Gorsuch Management. She was a member of Bluelick Bible Church. She was an avid crocheter, loved playing cards with her grandchildren, and going bowling.
Survivors include 4 children: Dianne K. (Dewey) Smith of Lima, Denise K. (John) Early-Foltz of Lima, Debra L. Commeans of Dublin and Duane K. (Barb) Lord of Marysville; 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 4 siblings.
The family will receive friends 10 to 12 on Thursday, Oct. 22. Services to follow, with Chaplain Peter Citerin officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Rita’s Hospice or the Leukemia Society.

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Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806


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Born: January 17, 1927
Died: October 18, 2020

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Tammy Gegel posted on 10/23/20

I am so sorry for your loss! Harriet was one of my all time favorite people! Especially if anyone said, “Oh Lord!” She always answered and started laughing! She will truly be missed by many!


Ann L. Logsdon posted on 10/21/20

Duane, Barb, and family, I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. This has been a very trying year for all of us. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time. I will light a candle for her. Love always, Ann/Marty Logsdon


Patsy Spring posted on 10/20/20

Diane and family, So very for the loss of your Mother. May your memories be a comfort to all of you.