Obituary photo of Hilda Atherton, Toledo-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Hilda M. Atherton

1929 - 2017
Obituary photo of Hilda Atherton, Toledo-Ohio
In Loving Memory of

Hilda M. Atherton

1929 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Funeral Home - Northwest Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300
Service:
Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 10:30am
Zion Lutheran Church, 8307 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, Michigan 49267
Hilda M. Atherton, age 87, of Sylvania, passed away peacefully Friday, April 7, 2017 at home surrounded by loving family. She was born on October 7, 1929 to Joseph and Amelia (Korth) Bexten in Ottawa Lake, Michigan. Hilda was a longtime member of the Sylvania Moose Lodge, Women of the Moose. She was an avid reader, enjoyed baking and playing cards. Hilda loved spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Atherton; daughter, Marcia Atherton; sister, Betty Knisel; and brother, Leo Bexten. Hilda is survived by her loving children, Herbert (Linda) Atherton, James (Diane) Atherton, Beth (Patrick) Bensch and John (Elisa) Atherton; grandchildren, Brad (Lori), Alda, Jenni (Levi), Brendan, Kaycie, Jacob, Chelsea, Heather (Tony), Jarret, Hannah and Heidi; 11 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Irene Prielipp and Doris (Roger) Sankowski; and sister-in-law, Marilyn Bexten.

The family will receive guests on Wednesday from 3 – 8:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4150 W. Laskey Rd., Toledo (419-473-0300). Funeral Services will begin Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 8307 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, MI, 49267 with visitation one hour prior in church.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Great Lakes Caring Hospice.
Hilda M. Atherton, age 87, of Sylvania, passed away peacefully Friday, April 7, 2017 at home surrounded by loving family. She was born on October 7, 1929 to Joseph and Amelia (Korth) Bexten in Ottawa Lake, Michigan. Hilda was a longtime member of the Sylvania Moose Lodge, Women of the Moose. She was an avid reader, enjoyed baking and playing cards. Hilda loved spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Atherton; daughter, Marcia Atherton; sister, Betty Knisel; and brother, Leo Bexten. Hilda is survived by her loving children, Herbert (Linda) Atherton, James (Diane) Atherton, Beth (Patrick) Bensch and John (Elisa) Atherton; grandchildren, Brad (Lori), Alda, Jenni (Levi), Brendan, Kaycie, Jacob, Chelsea, Heather (Tony), Jarret, Hannah and Heidi; 11 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Irene Prielipp and Doris (Roger) Sankowski; and sister-in-law, Marilyn Bexten.

The family will receive guests on Wednesday from 3 – 8:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4150 W. Laskey Rd., Toledo (419-473-0300). Funeral Services will begin Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 8307 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, MI, 49267 with visitation one hour prior in church.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Great Lakes Caring Hospice.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Funeral Home - Northwest Toledo Chapel
4150 W Laskey Road
Toledo, OH  43623
419-473-0300
Service:
Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 10:30am
Zion Lutheran Church, 8307 Memorial Hwy., Ottawa Lake, Michigan 49267

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