June 16, 1923 - June 18, 2008
NEW LONDON - Lena Louise White, age 85, of New London, died Wednesday morning, June 18, 2008 at the Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Firelands, New London after a lengthy illness.
She was born June 16, 1923 in Woodsfield, Ohio, daughter of the late John & Maud (Balis) Agin.
Lena moved to Spencer, Ohio in 1947 and to New London in 1979. She worked at General Industries in Elyria and she cleaned houses in Rocky River. Lena enjoyed helping friends.
She is survived by her daughters, Grace White of New London, Jane Hand of Elyria and Joyce White of North Ridgeville; her sons, Dean (Jane) White of Nova, Frank White, Sr. of Norwalk and Dale (Kathy) White of New London; 9 grandchildren, Sue May, Ron White, Kim Richey, Frank White Jr., Brenda Wamsley, Joe White, Mike Frymier, Molly Moore and Lynne Ellis; 17 Great Grandchildren; and her sister, Ruth Barnard of Amherst.
She was preceded in death by her son, Bob White, 2 sisters, Merl Griffith, Freda Mowder, 2 brothers, Gilbert Agin, Leonard Agin, and her granddaughter, Laurie Rosenkrnz.
Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 20, 2008 at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 West Main St., New London with Rev. Ken Conley of the Maple City Church of God, Norwalk officiating.
Burial will follow at Grove Street Cemetery, New London.
Memorials if desired may be given to the donor’s favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.