Adele May

MAY, Adele “Heidi,” 91, formerly of Steubenville, passed away October 10, 2013, at Emeritas Senior Living Center, Eastlake, Ohio.

She was born January 13, 1922, in Walentynow, Poland, and emigrated to the United States in 1952.

Heidi was a past president of the Wintersville Civic Service Club. She was a private seamstress who taught sewing for many years, and she cooked the best sauerbraten this side of the Atlantic Ocean.

Heidi was also a longtime member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Steubenville.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Rudolph May.

She is survived by one daughter, Sandy (Pat) Shea of Eastlake; a son, Allen (Linda) of Naperville, Illinois; and grandchildren, Colin Shea, Maureen Shea Ekis, and Aaron May.

The family is planning a private memorial service and interment in Steubenville Union Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that contributions be made in Heidi’s name to Vitas Community Connection Hospice, 600 E. Granger Road, Cleveland, Ohio.