Eileen Stair, 89, of Mount Vernon, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at The Ohio Eastern Star Home. She was born May 12, 1923 in Chesterville, to the late Harley and Oral (Barry) McClead.
Eileen was well known for her mischievous ways, her beautiful smile and her love of others. She was kind, funny, had a great sense of humor and never complained about anything. Eileen was also a very good listener who seemed to take a genuine interest in others. Her favorite way of describing how she felt was “just ducky”. She was well known for her famous apple pie that won various awards. Eileen was a member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church.
Eileen was preceded in death by her husband, Ross Eugene “Jim” Stair in 1990; and a younger brother, Harold, who died in 1937 at the age of six years old.
There will be no calling hours. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, January 21, 2013 at 1 P.M. in Woodlawn Cemetery in Lodi, with Rev. Denise Marikis officiating.
The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, is handling the funeral services for the Stair family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation, Northeast Region, P.O. Box 271, Tallmadge, OH 44278.
To express a condolence or share a memory with the Stair family, please visit www.dilleylasater.com