Mary L. Steed, age 70 of Lima, died at 7:45 a.m., Sunday, August 11, 2013 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born September 22, 1942 in Lima, Ohio the daughter of the late Everett Ward and Ida Margaret Fair Steed.
Mary was a caregiver for assisted living facilities and a daycare teacher with the Lima Community Church of the Nazarene’s Noah’s ARK. She attended the Lima Community Church of the Nazarene, worked with the Lima Salvation Army, and enjoyed working on word search books, and collecting Angels.
She is survived by a brother – Jim (Shirley A.) Steed of Lima; Nieces – Kathy K. Goedde, who was also her caregiver; Kim (Lynn) Swallow of Lima; Lisa Audia of Lima; Nephews – Ron (Dawn) Boothby of Lima and numerous other nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will begin 6:00 p.m., Thursday, August 15, 2013 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Major Phil Tamayo will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the family.
Date: Thursday, August 15, 2013
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm