Woneta M. "Skeet" Quillen

June 27, 1927 - March 9, 2018
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Woneta M. “Skeet” Quillen, age 90, a life-long Midvale resident died early Friday, March 09, 2018 in Park Village South at New Philadelphia.

Born at Midvale on June 27, 1927, Woneta was a daughter of the late George Wilson and Myrtle (Waltz) Wilson-Haver.

She attended School at Midvale and during World War, I…

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Woneta M. “Skeet” Quillen, age 90, a life-long Midvale resident died early Friday, March 09, 2018 in Park Village South at New Philadelphia.

Born at Midvale on June 27, 1927, Woneta was a daughter of the late George Wilson and Myrtle (Waltz) Wilson-Haver.

She attended School at Midvale and during World War, II worked at the Midvale Brickyard. She later was employed by and retired from the former Hart’s Big Bear at New Philadelphia where she was a Meat Department Clerk.

Woneta enjoyed being with her family, spending time with her sisters, supporting her children and grandson at motocross races, attending country music shows and dancing. She also cared for many elderly individuals in her retirement.

She leaves behind her children, two daughters, Diane (Jesse) Denslow of New Philadelphia, and Karen (Les Baer) Foutz of Illinois; three sons, Roy (Lola) Quillen of Sutton, West Virginia, Greg (Laurie) Quillen, and Hugh “Jeff” (Jannene) Quillen all of Dennison; her grandchildren, Kyle (Samantha) Quillen, Kristee Quillen, J.D. (Mara) Quillen, Janay (Mike) Myers, Todd (Sue) Foutz, Michelle Denslow, Mike Denslow, Craig Quillen, Kenny Quillen, and Shannon (Ricky) Twardosky; 10 great and 9 great-great grandchildren; a sister, Vera Wilson of Midvale and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Woneta was preceded in death by her siblings, Mary King, Betty Creiger, Margaret Colletti, George Wilson and Donald Waltz; and her companion, Charles “Bill” Campbell.

In keeping with Woneta’s wishes, private services will be held. Burial will take place in the Evergreen Burial Park at New Philadelphia. The Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions in Woneta’s memory may be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

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Born: June 27, 1927
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Doug&Brenda Stafford posted on 3/13/18

Extending our thought and prayers during this time of your loss. "Skeet" was a great neighbor with a beautiful smile and friendly manner.

 

Doug & Brenda Stafford posted on 3/13/18

Sending thoughts and prayers during this time of loss. “Skeet” will always be remembered for her beautiful smile and friendly manner. She was a great neighbor.

 

Doug & Brenda Stafford posted on 3/13/18

Thoughts and prayers for the loss of your precious loved one. “Skeet” will always be remembered for her beautiful smile and friendly manner. She was a great neighbor.

 

Jo Moore Fesler posted on 3/12/18

Karen and family, I'm so sorry that your family has lost your Mom. May your good memories carry through this very difficult time. Prayers for peace in your hearts.

 

Gale Gruver posted on 3/11/18

To the Family of Woneta, Our deepest sympathy to all of you on the passing of your Mother. Our Mother, Bonnie Hoffman sure will miss her. Mom enjoyed laughing and joking with your Mother at their dinner table. Sincerely, Bonnie Hoffman and Daughters, Carol, Gale and Gwen

 

Ruthann scott posted on 3/11/18

Susie, I always had an enjoyable time with you mother. She was a real hoot. She and her siblings remined me so much of my family Every time i stop by she would say to me now(who are you) Gale and i went to see vera at country club on Friday and she probably did not know of her passing because i did ask abt Skeet and all she said was o she is not good. i always felt a connection to you. my ancesters buried in Illnois. please accept my condolences Sincerely Ruth Ann Scott

 

Sara and Brent Lehigh posted on 3/11/18

Prayers and Sympathy to her family. I have fond memories from Big Bear. She was quite a character and always had me smiling

 

Missy Metcalf posted on 3/10/18

Jeff, Jannene and family, Our prayers and sympathy to all of you. There is a big town meeting going on in Heaven! Missy &Ted

 

Jim and Diana Sims posted on 3/10/18

Sorry for your loss.

 

Karen (Beitzel) Welch posted on 3/10/18

Vera, So sorry to hear of your sister's passing. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

 

Carolyn Vaughn posted on 3/10/18

Dear Kyle and Family, So very sorry to learn of your Grandmother's passing...Thinking of you and family in prayers and good memories... Carolyn Vaughn

 

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