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Ethel Elizabeth Dute Eppley
Mrs. Ethel Eppley taught in Area Schools 43 Years
Mrs. Frank (Ethel E.) Eppley, 90 of 439 Shupe Ave, Amherst, died Monday
afternoon at Tressie's Nursing Home in Oberlin following a long illness.
Born in Henrietta Township, Mrs. Eppley was a resident of Amherst for the
past 85 years.
She retired in 1955 after teaching school for 43 years. She taught in the
Sheffield, North Ridgeville,Black River, Elyria and Amherst Township School
districts, and for the past 26 years in the Amherst City schools.
She was the longest standing member of the Amherst United Church of Christ
Congregational, a life long member of the Workshop Players, Inc., and was
active in the local lodges for many years.
Surviving are her daughter, Valerie Jenkins of Amherst.
Her husband, Frank A., died in 1915. A sister, Amelia Cooper is also deceased.
Friends will be received in the Garland Funeral Home, 851 Park Ave., Amherst
from 2-4 and 7-9 today. Services will be at 2:30 pm Wednesday in the funeral home. The Rev. P .
William VanderWyden, pastor of the Amherst United Church of Christ
Congregational, will officiate. Burial will be in Crownhill Cemetery in
Contributions, if desired should be made to the Amherst Historical Society for
to the charity of Donor's choice.
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