Thelma Dean Hartsook, 75, of Bidwell, Ohio, passed away Friday, September 14, 2012 at her residence. She was a retired paralegal and a member of the Fellowship Chapel Church, Vinton, Ohio.
She was born July 7, 1937, at Flatwoods, Ky., daughter of the late Henry and Norma Willis Williams. She married John William Hartsook on March 14, 1971, and he preceded her in death July 10, 2007. In addition she was preceded in death by a son, John Kevin Hartsook and a great-grandson, Ethan Cochran.
Thelma is survived by two sons, Ray (Pat) Cochran, Columbus, Ohio and Wesley “Keith” (Kim) Cochran of Bidwell, Ohio.
Also surviving are five grandchildren: Jessica (Chris) Brown, Hillsboro, Ohio, Jillian (Brandon) Fitch, Long Bottom, Ohio, Brian (Timberly) Cochran, Columbus, Ohio, Lesa (Drew) Phillips, Ky. and Justin (Bobbi) Hartsook, Belpre, Ohio; six great-grandchildren, and to a special sister and friend, Dorothy Nyswaner, Columbus, Ohio and to you she does say now: “Until we meet again, I love you more!”; two sisters-in-law, Erma Lou Ring, Gallipolis, Ohio. And Helen Williams, Wurtland, Ky., and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m., Monday, at the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Vinton, with Rev. Paul Ring officiating. Burial will follow in the Vinton Memorial Park. Friends and family may call at the Funeral Home on Monday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.