Florence Friend

Florence Faye Friend, age 60 of Empire, OH, passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at the Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, OH.

She was born January 30, 1954, in Toledo, OH, the daughter of the late Cecil and Elizabeth (Delatore) Mosser.

Florence was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward Friend; brothers, Joseph and William Mosser and sister, Rita Higgs.

She is survived by her son, Raymond (Jackie) Higgs; daughters, Susie (Curtis) Kausky and Ashley Friend all of Steubenville, OH; brother, Cecil Mosser of Pickens, S.C.; sisters, Elizabeth Lambert of Empire, OH and Shirley (John) Castle of Smithfield, OH.

According to the wishes of Florence and her family she will be cremated and a memorial service in her honor will be held at later date.

Florence’s arrangements are in the care of the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto.

Memorial contributions in memory of Florence may be sent to the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto, OH 43964 to help her family.

To send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com.