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REX ETHEL H.
ETHEL H. REX
Ethel H. Rex (nee Horvath), age 84, of Chester Twp., went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on August 6, 2011. Ethel was born April 26, 1927, in Hartsgrove, and lived in Rome before moving to Chester Twp. in 1961.
She was an active member of Christ Presbyterian Church in Chester Twp., serving in many capacities especially enjoying Prayer Group and Bible Study. Ethel enjoyed flower arranging and participating at the Geauga County Fair with the Chester Garden Club. She volunteered for many years at the Metzenbaum Center in Chester Twp., was a Leader for Campfire Girls, an active parent volunteer with the West Geauga School System, and a longtime election poll worker in Geauga Co. Ethel worked along side her husband Glenn at their insurance agency for 50 years.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn; sons, David (Karen) and Keith; daughters, Nancy (J. Brad) Moritz and Merry (Greg) Poe; grandchildren, Courtney Rex (Jason) Crawford, Jessica Rex (Kyle) Leadbetter, Tyler N. Rex, Logan (Lindsey) Moritz, Jared Moritz, Evan Moritz, Jonathan Moritz, Samantha (Jared) Wittensoldner, Rex Poe, Carter Poe, Casey Poe, and Sadie Poe; and great-grandchildren, Graham Crawford, Mason Leadbetter, and Rogen Leadbetter.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Theresa (nee Ivek) Horvath; brothers, Steve and Julius Horvath; and sisters, Thersia Brunsky and Irene Horvath.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, August 13, 2011, at Christ Presbyterian Church, 12419 Chillicothe Rd., Chesterland, OH 44026.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ethel's memory may be made to Christ Presbyterian Church (address above). Online tributes and condolences at www.gattozziandson.com.
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