Sierra R. Thornton, 15, of Ravenna passed away tragically on Sunday, October 6, 2013. She was born November 6, 1997, in Warren, Ohio, to Andy Thornton and Wendy (Phillips) Thornton.
Sierra is a sophomore at Ravenna High School, where she was a member of the yearbook club and the track team. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Ravenna, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her Uncle Gary Thornton and her great grandparents Bodie and Stella Cale.
Survivors include her father Andy Thornton, her mother Wendy Thornton, and her sisters Katlyn, Julie, Morgan and Paige. Sierra is also survived by her grandparents Shelly Cale, Robert Thornton, James and Dora Wright, her great grandparents Bob and Norma Keslar, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Calling hours will be Thursday, October 10, 2013, from 4 to 8 PM at the Ravenna High School Gymnasium. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Friday, October 11, 2013, at the Ravenna First Church of the Nazarene. Burial will follow in Windham Cemetery, Windham, Ohio.
Donations may be made to the Thornton Family Fund care of the First Church of the Nazarene, 3284 Brady Lake Road, Ravenna, OH 44266 (Please make checks payable the church) or any Fifth Third Bank. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.
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