Pauline M. Greer, age 93, passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Wedgewood Estates surrounded by her family. Pauline was born June 10, 1922 to Paul and Gertrude (Morrison) Miller in Nashville, Ohio. She graduated from Nashville High School in 1940. She married Duane H. Greer October 3, 1942 in Jelloway, Ohio. They enjoyed 66 years of marriage prior to his death in 2009.
Pauline worked as produce manager at Stoodt’s Market and retired from there in 1984. Prior to that, she had worked at Kobacker’s and Steven’s.
She was a long time member of the Owl Creek Church of the Brethren. Over the years she taught Sunday School and sang in the choir. Pauline was a member of the Bellville Jefferson Township Historical Society and the Fun and Friendship Club.
Pauline was always active in her community. She was involved with the Bellville Band Boosters, was a 4-H Club leader and also cooked for 4-H Camp at the Rural Life Center. After her retirement she volunteered at Hillcrest Nursing Center for about 18 years. She was known as the “cookie lady” for the treats she provided. She bowled in leagues in Lexington and Mansfield. In her spare time, Pauline enjoyed quilting, gardening, baking, feeding the birds and lunches with her friends. She and Duane traveled extensively throughout the U.S.
Pauline is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Don Davis of Mansfield; her son, Ralph Greer of Sugarcreek; eight grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law Martha Staats of Danville and Marcella Pealer of Loudonville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Duane; her parents Paul and Gertrude Miller and an infant grandson, Michael Greer.
Pauline’s family will receive friends 4-7 Monday, August 24, 2015 at the Bellville Butler Chapel at Snyder Funeral Home with a service on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Pastor Charles Barnhill will officiate and burial will follow in Bellville Cemetery.
For contributions in her memory, make checks payable to Owl Creek Church of the Brethren, Jefferson Township-Bellville Rescue Squad, and Ohio Health Hospice and bring or send to the funeral home: P.O. Box 3085, Mansfield, Ohio 44904.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Pauline’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com