June 25, 2016


Mary C. Epple

Mary C. Epple, 95, of Lodi, passed away Monday, March 3, 2008, at the Village of St. Edward in Fairlawn, where she resided the past 1½ years.

She was born in Akron on Jan. 15, 1913, to Walter and Agnes Campbell McClain. She grew up in the Akron and Barberton areas. She married Dana Epple on Jan. 21, 1933, in Akron and resided in Portage County before moving to Lodi in 1984. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by her daughter, Pat (Norman) Huntley Biltz of Lodi; son, Carl (Betty) Epple of Rootstown, Ohio; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dana; daughter, Marilyn Earlenbaugh; granddaughter, Cheryl Lynn Colbert; and brother, James McClain.

Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi.

Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Lodi.

Visiting hours: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Village at St. Edward, 3131 Smith Road, Fairlawn, 44333.

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