Sabra J. Battles, 65, of Westfield Center, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013 at Hospice of Medina County. She was born February 24, 1948 in Norwalk to the late Thomas E. Battles and Ruth (Lippert) Battles.
She was a member of the Northside Christian Church in Wadsworth, an active member of the Medina Retired Teachers Club. She worked as head of the Special Needs Department of the Medina Elementary school system until retirement. She enjoyed taking trips to the Caribbean.
She is survived by her brother, Herbert W. Gallup of Canal Winchester, Ohio; sister-in-law, Penny Sanger Gallup, formerly of Norwalk, another brother, David Battles of Norwalk; niece, Dawn Felicissimo of Castle Rock, Colorado; and a nephew, James Gallup of Augusta Georgia; and seven grand nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruth and Thomas Battles.
Friends may call Tuesday, March 26, 2013, from 5 until 7 P.M., at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. Visitation will also be Wednesday, March 27, 2013 from 11 A.M. until the time of service at 1 P.M., at Northside Christian Church, 7615 Ridge Road, Wadsworth, with Pastor Mark Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Norwalk.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718
Online and private condolences may be posted to norwalkfuneral.com