- December 11, 2012
- North Ridgeville, Ohio
of Florence's Passing
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“To have been giving 18 years of such a wonderful gift from God is amazing, Grandma Rest in Peace and sore high. Your one of a kind personality was...Read More »
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“You will be missed.... Give Jerry my love and a hug and kiss from me
2 of 9 | Posted by: Shirley Proffitt - Brooklyn
“My sweet mother, I miss you already and it's been only two days, But you'll live in my heart forever. Sleep in peace til we meet again. Love your...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Rosetta Stevens - OH - Daughter
“I will miss sitting with her and listening to her tell stories of her younger days, and stories of all her children, her sweet hugs. she will be...Read More »
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5 of 9 | Posted by: Gwen Bashline and R.V with J.J. - NM
“She will be greatly missed. She was a wonderful woman who made sure her family was taken care of. We Love her and will miss her deeply. We love you.
6 of 9 | Posted by: Betsy and Clinton Stevens - WV
“Although no words can really helpto ease the loss you bear just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer
7 of 9 | Posted by: brenda - Olmsted falls, OH
“God Bless the Proffitt family, sorry for your loss!
8 of 9 | Posted by: Guy Seagro - Cleveland, OH
“Dearest Jane and family,
I am so so sorry for your loss. May your mother's memory be a blessing.
9 of 9 | Posted by: Laura Shapiro Kulnane - OH
Florence Mae Profitt (nee Young), age 89, of North Ridgeville, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at her home.
She was born in Kaford, West Virginia and had been a resident of North Ridgeville since 1999, moving from Cleveland.
Florence loved her soap operas, reading, sewing and watching her grandchildren grow up.
Survivors include her sons, Martin of Cleveland, Roy of Montgomery, WVA, Glen of Hamlin WVA, Carrol of S. Charleston, WVA, Larry of Sissonville, WVA, Jeff of North Ridgeville; daughters, Shelby Elkins and Linda Marker, both of Cleveland, Rosetta Stevens of North Ridgeville, Jane Heatwole of Cleveland; 21 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin in 1982; son, Jerry: parents, Oakie and Eva Young; brothers, Lawrence and Waytman Young; sister, Maggie Lovejoy.
Friends may call Friday from 12 Noon until the time of services at 2PM at the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, N. Ridgeville. Rev. Danny Wright will officiate.
Burial will be in Ridgeville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Friendship APL, 8303 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, Oh 44035 or St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.