April 3, 1928 - Sept. 26, 2007
GREENWICH - Wilda J. Leber, 79, of Greenwich, died Wednesday at Fisher-Titus Medical Center after a two-week illness.
She was born April 3, 1928 in Rochester Twp., daughter of the late John Arthur and Abbie (Parker) Jewett. She had been a Greenwich area resident most of her life. She was a 1946 graduate of Brighton High School. She decorated cakes for many years, enjoyed sewing, needlework, gardening and caring for the family farm with her husband. She was a member of the Neighborhood Women's Club and a member of the Wesley Evangelical Church of Shiloh. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Howard, whom she married Oct. 20, 1946; sons and daughters-in-law, Randall and Deb Leber, of Greenwich, Scott Leber, of Rockford, Ill; daughters and sons-in-law, Sharon and Fred Ramsey, of Norwalk, Marlene and Richard Wiles, of Willard, and Pat and Dick Shriver, of Shiloh; 12 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; a brother, Walter Jewett of Ashland; and sisters, Alma Nemeth of Missoula, Mont., and Theda Vickers of Sun City, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Lawrence Jewett, Lewis Jewett, and Wendell Jewett; and a sister, Ersa Crittenden.
Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Wesley Evangelical Church of Shiloh, 58 E. Main St., Shiloh (Ohio 603 East) with a memorial service at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wesley Evangelical Church of Shiloh or Shepherd's Chapel, P.O. Box 416, Gravette, Ark., 72736.