Wilma L. Teffner, 1934-2020

NEW LYME — Wilma Lee Teffner, 85, of New Lyme and formerly of Cortland, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born Dec. 7, 1934, in Gallipolis, Ohio, a daughter of the late Cecil and Ruth (Miller) Daugherty and had been an area resident most of her life.

Lee served in the Air Force during the Korean War.

She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Joseph B. Teffner Sr. of New Lyme, Ohio; children, Ruth (Roy) Pierce of Colbrook, Ohio, Kimberly Teffner of Cortland, Ohio, Russ (Debbie) Teffner of Salem, Va., Joseph (Sophie) Teffner Jr. of Cortland, Ohio and Scott (Barb) Teffner of Orangeville, Ohio. She also is survived by nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Norma Cayton of Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., Peg (Donald) Pullem of Rochester Hills, Mich. and Enid (Fred) Rake of Columbus, Ohio; brother, Donovan Daugherty of California; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

In keeping with Lee’s wishes, all services will be private.

She will be laid to rest in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.

An online guest book is available for family and friends by visiting www.carlwhall.com.

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