LORA “NADINE” LILLY-LONGOCIU, age 87, of New Holland, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. at St. Catherine’s Manor of Washington CH.
She was born on March 21, 1930 in Summers County, West Virginia to Earl and Lora Woods Basham. Nadine had been employed at JCPenney and Hallmark Gold Crown in Washington CH. She was a long time member at Fayette Bible Church where she taught Sunday school. Nadine also served as a volunteer at Fayette County Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed being outside to work in her garden, loved animals, and being with her family and friends.
Nadine was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Archie R. Lilly; her second husband, Carl Longociu; and her brothers, Claude, Jim, and Quinton Basham.
Survivors include her children, Bruce (Linda) Lilly, Sharon (Gary) Rohrer; step-daughter; Roberta (Joe) Cain; grandchildren, Jeremy (Toni) Rohrer, Jennifer (Jeremy) Brill; step-granddaughter, Heather (TJ) Horner; great-grandchildren, Hunter, Lilly, Kayden, Brodie, Katie, Gage, Chrisitan, Kevin, Kile, Garrett; step-great-granddaughter, Amelia Grace; and her siblings, Clarence Basham, Gaynell Hackathorn, and Elizabeth Pack. Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, cousins, a host of friends, and her loving church family.
The funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Fayette Bible Church, 1315 Dayton Ave., Washington CH, OH 43160, with Pastor Tony Garren officiating with burial to follow at the New Holland Cemetery. Friends may visit at the church on Wednesday morning from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Summers Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to www.summersfuneralhome.com