HUMPHRIES, Eleanor I., age 100, of Washington Township, OH passed away September 12, 2017 at home with her family.
She was born April 29, 1917, in Erie Pennsylvania, the daughter of Julius and Rose Metz.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Herbert F. Humphries, as well as her parents, three brothers, and one great-granddaughter. Eleanor is survived by her daughter, Mary Lou Young (Darrell), her son Tom Humphries (Glenna), and her daughter, Kathy Buck (Jerry). Also surviving are her grandchildren, Jeffrey Young (Mary Jo), Elizabeth Treon (Chris), Susan Young (John Hyland), Amy Young (Jim Allen), Leah Humphries (Roland Kljunich), Michael Humphries (Emma), Alison Buck (Will Woods), and Richard Buck (Kristina); great-grandchildren, Emily Young, Carly Blodgett, Megan Young, Owen Blodgett, Alexander Hazuda, Matthew Young, Emma Smith, Eleanor Smith, June Humphries, Julia Humphries, and Krystal Price; and three nephews and one niece.
A visitation will be held from 2:00-4:00pm on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery in Erie, Pennsylvania.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Louis Children's Hospital, One Children's Place, St. Louis, MO, 63110 or to the charity of one’s choice.