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Brenda "Sue" Reeves

April 9, 1946 May 17, 2019
Brenda "Sue" Reeves
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Obituary for Brenda "Sue" Reeves

Brenda “Sue” Reeves (nee Melton), 73, of Elyria passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at Mercy New Life Hospice in Lorain following a lengthy illness. She was born April 9 , 1946 in Harriman, TN. and was a 1964 graduate of Elyria High School, and went on to receive her associates degree from Lorain County Community College. Sue worked for the Elyria Moose lodge 778 as a Secretary , and was a lifelong member of Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading, tending her flower gardens, traveling, but mostly spending time with her family. Survivors include her husband of 53 years Tom; sons Tim (Tammy) of Elyria, Ben (Stephanie) of Grafton; grandchildren Kayla, Zack (Kait), Ashley (Zach), Brad, Alexandria, Cassandra, Nicholas; great grandchildren Karter, Coen; sisters Shirley (Eddie) Norris of Hendersonville, TN, Ruby Fisher of Elyria. She was preceded in death by her parents George and Wilma Melton (nee Barger); brother Albert Melton. Family will receive friends 4-7 PM Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626. Funeral services will be held 10 AM Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church 38550 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Elyria, OH. 44035. Pastor Brian Edwards will officiate. Burial Resthaven Memory Gardens (Avon). Online condolences may be expressed at

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4:00 PM 5/21/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/21/2019 7:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral Services 10:00 AM Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church 38550 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Elyria, Ohio 44035

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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Resthaven Memory Gardens Final Resting Place

3700 Center Rd.
Avon, OH 44011

3700 Center Rd. Avon 44011 OH
United States

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