Monday, April 18, 2016

Mary Alice Rismiller (April 10, 2016)

Mary Alice Rismiller, age 72, of Ansonia, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 12:35 AM at AMG Specialty Hospital in Muncie, Indiana. She was born on December 14, 1943 in Greenville, Ohio, to Mary (Shell) Henning Baker Lane and the late John Henning.

In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband of 52 years, John William Rismiller of Ansonia, Ohio, whom she married on January 12, 1964; sons and daughters in law, Jeff & Janell Rismiller of Ansonia and Jerry & Neolita Rismiller of Garrett, IN; daughter and son in law, Jennifer & Brad Shook of Ansonia; grandchildren, Jacob, Jedd and Jeremy Rismiller, Hannah Rismiller, Mitchell, Marissa, Michael and Mason Shook; siblings, Leonard Baker of Greenville, Martha Everman, Bertha Archey and Wilma Flack all of Ansonia; sister in law and brother in law, Jodi & Dick Hufford of Versailles; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father she is preceded in death by her brother Ralph Henning.

Mary retired in 2012 from Ansonia Schools as a Special Ed Teacher. She also worked at St. Mary’s School in Greenville, Bradford Schools, and taught computer classes at Edison Community College. She was the owner and operator of Chat & Curl Saloon in Ansonia and a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Greenville and the Motor Coach Association. She was a 1962 graduate of Greenville High School before attended Wright State University where she received a bachelor’s and master’s degree. She was a volunteer at Garst Museum, loved to read, sew, camp, travel and attend grandchildren activities.

There will be a service held on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM at St. John Lutheran Church, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Don Bachman officiating. Burial will follow in the St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 5-8 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville as well as one hour prior to the service at the church.

It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the Arthritis Foundation. Condolences for the family may be sent to