May 20, 1928 ~ September 12, 2020

Born in: Akron, OH
Resided in: Fairlawn, OH

Mary Louise Giffels, 92 passed away peacefully on Sept.12, 2020 with her family by her side. Mary was preceded in death by James, her husband of 64 years as well as her brother William Dillingham. She is survived by daughters Patricia Graber (Donald), Catherine Vogel (Jeff), Louise, Elizabeth Bidinger (Robert); eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.
Special thanks to The Fairlawn Village of St. Edwards for their outstanding care and kindness.
Private burial will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. The Giffels family will raise a whiskey sour in Mary’s memory at the next family shindig.
Memorial donations may be made the Christ Child Society of Akron, PO Box 13411, Akron, Ohio 44334 or to The Village of St. Edward’s 3131 Smith Rd, Fairlawn 44333.

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  1. As the nurse manager for St Edwards Al and IL for 10 years,I have had the privilege of knowing Mary and enjoyed our conversations.Mary was a great lady.

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