ADA — Mary Jane Whetsler, 83, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at 2:20 a.m., at Lost Creek Care Center, Lima. She was born on Dec. 16, 1930, in Dola, to Charles Isaac and Della (Atha) Smith and they preceded her in death. On Nov. 29, 1958, she married Marvin Ray Whetsler and he died on April 3, 1977.

Mary Jane was a homemaker. She formerly attended the First Baptist Church of Ada. She worked at HARCO Industries for many years. She loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are three daughters, Becky (Tim) Campbell, of Ada, Cheryl Whetsler, of Lima, and Patricia “Patty” (Bryan) Shadley, of Ada; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.

Funeral services will begin at 1:30 p.m., on Monday, March 24, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Byron Hawbecker officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ada. Friends may call two hours prior to the service on Monday, March 24, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada.

Memorial contributions may be made to HARCO Industries, 705 N. Ida St., Kenton, Ohio, 43326.

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