CAMPBELL, Mary Ellen, 89, of Toronto, OH, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013, at the LifeLine Hospital, Wintersville, OH
She was born January 23, 1924, in Steubenville.
Mary Ellen was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Toronto, OH.
She loved to paint and had been the owner and proprietor of the Art Decor Art Gallery in Riviera Beach, FL, for many years before moving back with her husband to her home town of Toronto.
Mary Ellen was preceded in death by her parents, John Joseph Peters and Helen Margaret (Rogers) Peters; brothers, Harold (Anna) Peters and Gerald (Mary Ellen "Mickie") Peters; niece, Joni Wilson.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Paul G. Campbell, whom she married September 25, 1948; nieces and nephews, Joyce (Gene) Flood of Painesville, OH, John Peters of Norfolk, VA, Jackie (Russ) Meyer of Maryland, Gerald "Tink" (Debbie) Peters of Colorado, Sandy (Brent) Wilson of Toronto, OH, Donna (Jay) Wiley of Toronto, OH, Paul (Donna) Peters of Toronto, OH, Shari (Joe) Zdinak of Stratton, OH, Gina (Lincoln) Kelley of Toronto, OH, and Craig (Angie) Peters of Richmond, OH. Several great- and great-great nieces and nephews also survive and a great friend, Linda Moore of Toronto, OH.
Visitation hours for Mary Ellen will be held 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, December 10 at the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto.
A celebration service of Mary Ellen's life will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 11 at the funeral home with the Reverend Michael Bongart officiating.
Burial will follow at the Toronto Union Cemetery.
To sign the guest register or send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com.