Lea J. (Pickworth) Ortner

May 29, 2015

Sept. 14, 1951 - June 13, 2010
CLARKSFIELD - Lea J. (Pickworth) Ortner, 58, of Clarksfield, died Sunday, June 13, 2010 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk following a lengthy illness. 
She was born September 14, 1951 in Norwalk to the late Raymond and Lillian (nee Twaddle) Pickworth. Lea grew up in Hartland Township and resided in Clarksfield.
She was a 1969 graduate of Western Reserve High School. Lea worked at Kent Sporting Goods, Ehove Vocational School and Western Reserve School Systems. She enjoyed cooking and reading. Lea also loved spending time with her family and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events.
She is survived by her children, Jarrod (Sarah) Kipp of Leominster,MA,  Natalie (Rickie) Bowers of New London, and Jessica Kipp of New London; 5 grandchildren, Janessa Kipp, Dylan Kipp, Alexandria Bowers, Samuel Bowers and Emily Kipp.  She is also survived by her siblings, Glaydon Pickworth of Norwalk and Gail (Beverly) Pickworth of Collins.
The family will receive friends at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London on Thursday, June 17 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A private gravesite service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers contributions/donations may be made to the New London Public Library, 67 S. Main St., New London, Ohio 44851. Condolences may be expressed at: www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.