The Life of Thelma I. Douglass
Thelma Irene Douglass (1913-2012) | Thelma Irene Douglass, 98, of Chester Township, passed away May 16, 2012, at Burton Health Care. She was born Nov. 25, 1913, in Chester Township. Thelma was a bookkeeper at Douglass Plumbing and Heating, which she and her husband owned and operated. She was a homemaker and loved making afghans for her family. Survivors are her daughter, Laverne J. (George) Eberst; sons, Boyd T. and Allen L. Douglass; 15 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and one brother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore J. Douglass; daughter, Marlene R. Schanrock; sons, Melvin and Duane Douglass; grandson, Edward Ebert; and 10 siblings. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, May 21, 2012, at the funeral home. Entombment will be in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chester Township.