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Mary J. Rhone

The Lord called Mary J. Rhone, 69, of Elyria, to her Heavenly home Monday, December 16, 2013. Mary was born in Whitfield, Alabama then moving to Chicago, then making Ohio her home.

She worked as a cook for a nursing home. She loved to play cards, fishing, and knitting and was a great cook. Mary, the life of the party, brought humor, joy and many laughs to any occasion.

She leaves to cherish her memories her sister, Mary Lizzie (Joe) Wade of Elyria; brother, Donald (Regina) Foster of Elyria; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives; and special friends, who loved her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Rhone; parents, Amos and Mellie Foster; and sister, Carrie Wilmer.

Friends may call Thursday, December 26, 2013, at Shiloh Baptist Church, 3900 Clifton Ave., Lorain at 11 A.M., until time of service at 12 Noon, Pastor Jeffery Capers of New Mount Calvary Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery, in Elyria. Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 127 West Bridge Street, Elyria, 440-322-7788.

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