Lillian R. Gossett

GOSSETT, Lillian R., 95, of Wintersville, Ohio, died Thursday, May 2, 2013, at her home.

She was born Jan., 1, 1918, in Steubenville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Willard F. and Edith M. Adey Still.

Lillian was a member of Wintersville United Methodist Church and LaBelle Chapter 414 O.E.S. She graduated from Wells High School in 1936. She loved dogs and feeding and watching birds. She took pride in knowing, which always amazed her friends, what kind of bird she was feeding. Lillian has lived on Fernwood Road in Wintersville since 1946.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vaughn D. Gossett and a brother, Kenneth Still.

Surviving are her son, Roger V. (Ann) Gossett of Richmond, OH; daughter, Susan Gossett with whom she resided; sister-in-law, Jean Gossett of Texas; close friends, Bill and Sandy DiMichele of Wintersville, OH, Lois and Miles (Hatcher) Ford of Upper St. Clair, PA; caregiver, Louise Hassan and her faithful canine companion, “Mr. Mo” who was always at her side.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville on Friday 4-8 p.m. where a funeral service will be held Saturday 2 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Clint Quillen officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be directed to Jefferson County Humane Society or Hounds Haven.

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