Bessie Knoll, 86, of Strongsville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 30, 2013. She was born March 9, 1927, to the late John and Lizzie (nee Farris) Trail in Virginia. Bessie was one of 15 children.
She enjoyed sewing, cooking and most of all, spending time with her grandchildren.
Bessie will be dearly missed by her beloved husband, Gerald of 51 years; loving children, Frank (Regina) Knoll of Litchfield and Theresa Yuschak of Ashtabula; treasured grandchildren, Christopher, Amber, Kelsey and Michael Knoll and Tyler and Taren Yuschak; cherished sisters, Margaret Todd of Salem, Virginia, Gladys Petri of Floyd, Virginia and Katie Lester of Christianburg, Virginia.
Family will receive friends Sunday, November 3, 2013 from 4 to 8 P.M. at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 3000 Center Road, Brunswick. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 11 A.M. at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 1800 Station Rd., Valley City. Burial will follow at St. Martin of Tours Cemetery, Valley City.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com