Madeline W. Wiles 1923-2013

HOWLAND – Madeline W. Wiles, 90, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 27, 2013, at Shepherd of the Valley in Howland.

She was born June 22, 1923, in Morgantown, W.Va., the daughter of the late Ocle Cyrenus and Goldie Almena Wade Haines.

Madeline was a graduate of Morgantown High School. She worked 10 years at Carlisle’s Department Store in Niles in the toy department.

She was an active member of Bolindale Christian Church, where she served as a deacon.

Madeline enjoyed crocheting, sewing and cooking.

She is survived by three daughters, Nancy Jo (Ronald) Beardsley of Palm Harbor, Fla., Charlotte Larabee of Warren and Cindy (Lorenzo) Thomas of Howland; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and two sisters, Dorothy (Keith) McGinnis of Cortland and Goldie Sulka of Mount Morris, Pa.

Her husband, Charles F. Wiles, whom she married April 6, 1941, preceded her in death in 2000. One brother, John Haines; and two sisters, Mildred “Peggy” Vance and Doris Wheeler, have also preceded in death.

The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel in Warren, where the family will greet friends one hour prior to the service. Pastor Ray Blasko will officiate.

Burial will be in Howland Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bolindale Christian Church, 2749 Fairview Ave. S.E., Warren, OH 44484.

Online condolences may be made to the family and the obituary viewed at www.robertsclarkchapel. com.

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