Margaret A. Schanbacher, (nee Fye), 86, of Elyria passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at Life Care Center of Elyria following a brief illness. She was born February 21, 1928 in Sullivan, Ohio. Margaret belonged to the Rebecca's and Royal Neighbors.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Russell E.; daughters, Linda (John) Cooper of Elyria, Patricia of Elyria; son, Russell Lee of Elyria; grandchildren, Jason and April; great-granddaughter, Sophia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Elsie (nee Pearce).
Family will receive friends 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday July 1, 2014 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626 where funeral service will be held 10 A.M. Wednesday, July 2. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery (Amherst).
Online condolences may be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com