Florean Lela Hiscox, 92, of Oberlin, died Sunday, January 6, 2013, at the Nursing Center at Firelands, in New London, after a long illness. She was born December 4, 1920, in Castalia.
Florean owned and operated Gil's Motel with her late husband, Gilbert, until 1972. She was a member of St. Pauls United Church of Christ in Elyria, V.F.W. #1079 and A.A.R.P.
She is survived by her son, Danny Hiscox of South Amherst; daughter, Barbara L. King of New London; son-in-law, Daniel Speese of New London; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded In death by her husband, Gilbert Hiscox; father, Laurel Meek and mother, Lelah Meek; brother, Victor Christensen; and sister, Thelma Kauffman.
Visitation will be Wednesday, January 16, 2013, from 10 A.M., until the time of Service at 11 A.M., in the Cowling Funeral Home, Oberlin. Minister Melvin Sayler will officiate. Interment will be private, at Brookdale Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to www.cowlingfuneralhomeoh.com