Mary Ellen Roe (June 28, 1930 – February 22, 2011)

Mary Ellen Roe, 80, of Zanesville, passed away peacefully at 10:50 PM Tuesday February 22, 2011 in Zanesville.

She was born June 28, 1930 in Zanesville the daughter of the late Millard P. and Bertha Cramlet Adams. A 1949 graduate of Lash High School in Zanesville, she was a member of DECCA. Mary was a homemaker who was also involved in direct sales for many years. She lived twenty wonderful years in Tujunga, CA with her late husband Jack. Mary has since lived happily in Zanesville enjoying her family, friends, working in her flower gardens and decorating her home.

Mary Ellen is survived by her daughter: Christine (Dan) Perone of Hopewell sons: Jabie (Pamela) Conrad of Zanesville and Autte (Tina) Conrad of Greenbank, WA, grandchildren: Scott Perone, Lance Perone, Samantha Conrad Balo, Tyler Conrad, Chelsea Conrad and Hunter Conrad, great grandchildren: Riley Perone, Rayne Perone and Jacobie Balo and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband: Jack Roe, sisters: Addy Cummins, Dorothy Calihan, Eleanor Metcalf, Velma Wilson and Kathleen Pollock; a brother, Charlie Adams, and a infant granddaughter, Lily Dana Conrad.

Memorial services honoring the life of Mary Ellen will be at 11:00 AM Monday February 28, 2011, with Rev. Tim Patton officiating, at Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave, where the family will receive friends from 10:00 AM till time of service.

Memorial Contributions may be made in Mary Ellen’s memory to: Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care 713 Forest Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701, Muskingum County Home, Activities Fund, 3125 East Pike, Zanesville, OH 43701 or The Animal Shelter Society, Inc., 1430 Newark Road, Zanesville, Oh 43701.

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