Grace Helenia Beers, passed away unexpectedly due to complications of Amyloidosis on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
Grace was born in Lawton, Oklahoma on August 19, 1957 to parents Richard and Betty (Battaglia) Lohmier. Grace was a graduate of Ravenna High School and worked in the banking industry for over 30 years. She was currently employed by Portage Community Bank. Grace attended Immaculate Conception Church and was affiliated with the United Way of Portage County. She enjoyed baking and traveling, especially to the beach, and short trips to the area casinos. Grace was a great cook and enjoyed hosting family gatherings, especially around the holidays.
Grace is survived by her husband of 40 years, George Brian Beers of Streetsboro, her daughter Jennifer (Barry Davis) Beers of Cuyahoga Falls, mother Betty (Battaglia) Lohmier of Ravenna. She also leaves her brothers: Carl Lohmier of Ravenna, Richard Lohmier of Stow and her sister Marji (Rick) Hauck of Hunting Valley. Surviving also is her father-in-law George Beers, sisters-in-law Lisa (Dan) Oswald, Christine (Mark) Bailey, brother-in-law Doug Beers and many loving nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father Richard Lohmier, mother-in-law Jane Beers and sisters-in-law: Teresa Beers and Karen Winland and brother-in-law Wayne Windland.
Friends will be received to celebrate Grace's life on Monday, March 13, 2017, from 5:00pm -8:00pm at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Mass of Christian Burial, celebrated by Rev. William Kraynak, will be held at 10:00am on Tuesday, March 14, at Immaculate Conception Church, 409 W. Main St., Ravenna. Final resting place will be St. Mary's Cemetery.
A special thank you to the staff of Portage Community Bank and Ohio Transmission Corp. for their generosity, love and support as well as to the staff of the Cleveland Clinic and Fresenius of Streetsboro.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 3-11-17)