LOPER, Lula Mae Welshans, 92, of Mount Pleasant, OH, passed Monday, July 9, 2012 at EORH, Martins Ferry, OH.
She was born in Mt. Pleasant on November 28, 1919, a daughter of the late Wilmer and Mable Snodgrass Welshans.
Lula was a retired Nurses Aid at East Ohio Regional Hospital; a member of the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church; the Rebecca Lodge and the Well- Doers Class.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Elmer "Tage" Loper; one sister, Sister Rosa Lea Deangelis: three brothers: Franklin, George and Charles Welshans; and a grandson, Ryan Loper.
Lula is survived by her son, Patrick Loper of Mt. Pleasant; two daughters: Naomi (Richard) Boroski of Las Vegas, NV., and Judy Ann Loper; a sister, Alice Riley both of Mt. Pleasant; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 154 Second Street, Dillonvale, OH where services will be held Friday July 13, 2012 at 11 a.m. with Rev. James Hildebrand, officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove.
Offer online condolences at www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.