Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Mary Catherine Loxley (January 7, 2013)

Mary Catherine Loxley, 92 of Versailles, Ohio passed away on Monday January 7, 2013 at 11:45 AM at the Versailles Health Care Center. She was born July 30, 1920 in Darke County, Ohio the daughter of the late Isaac N. & Hettie (Wise) Bright. She was taught elementary school, grades 1st through 6th, for 36 years. She taught in the Gettysburg and Bradford School systems and 29 years at the Versailles school system.

She is a member Harris Creek Church of the Brethren; she graduated from Jackson High School and attended Manchester College and Miami University.

She is preceded in death by her parents; Husband: Myron K. Loxley; Granddaughter: Nicole Ravenscroft; Brothers: Morris & Richard W. Bright; Sister: Ann Replogle; son in law: John Long.

She is survived by her son & daughter in law: Jack B. & Linda Loxley of Fort Wayne, Indiana; daughters & sons in law: Leah Rita Long of Versailles, Anita & Mark George of Connersville, Indiana, Jocelyn & Tim Ravenscroft of Wabash, Indiana; 12 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces & nephews.

Services will be held on Thursday January 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, Ohio with Pastor Roberta Hart & Pastor Phil Dell officiating. Burial will follow in Harris Creek Cemetery, Bradford, Ohio. Family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 2:00 Pm on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contribution may be given to State of the Heart Hospice.

Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com