MANSFIELD: Florida M. Burke Massey, 96, of Mansfield, Ohio passed away at her residence on Sunday, December 30, 2012.
Florida was born on December 25, 1916, in Jenkins, Kentucky, to G.W. and Maggie Stewart Burke.
She enjoyed taking care of her home and family, and also enjoyed quilting, gardening, and working on crossword puzzles. She lived a full life and was blessed in many ways.
She is survived by five children, William (Teruyo) Mullins of CA, Roger (Rosemary) Mullins of MD, and Paul (Sieglinde) Mullins, Ruth Tackett and Irene Noles all of Mansfield, Ohio; seven grand-children; nine great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters-in-law, Maxine Burke, Mary Childers, and Laudie Burke.
Along with her parents, Florida was preceded in death by her husband Earnest Massey, four brothers and three sisters.
Calling hours will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (St. Rt. 430E), Mansfield, Ohio.
Funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.wernergompf.com