Stoy, Jean Dorothy (nee. Callahan) |1925-2014|

Obituary
East Liverpool Review
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Page 5A

Jean Dorothy Callahan Stoy, 88

CONCORD, N.C. – Jean Dorothy Callahan Stoy, age 88, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at CMC-Northeast, Concord N.C.

Jean was born on Dec. 24,1925 in Hancock County, W.Va., the daughter of the late Lawrence Kelly Callahan and Alma Peppin Callahan. She recently moved to Concord with her husband in 2009 to be close to family. She was a member of St. James the Greater Catholic Church, Concord N.C., and formerly at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Chester, W.Va., where she was active in the Women’s Guild and the community. Jean’s family fondly remembers her love of being with people and interacting with them. All that knew her in North Carolina affectionately referred to her as Grandma Stoy.

Jean was employed in nursing at East Liverpool City Hospital, East Liverpool, Ohio for over twenty years.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a sister, Delores Working of Tennessee.

Survivors include her husband of sixty five years, John M. Stoy; her son, John (Judy) K. Stoy of Kannapolis, N.C; daughter, Cindi (Roger) Gruber of Peoria, Ill.; four grandchildren, Angel Stoy, Kelly (Joe) Stoy Guza, Michael Yokum and Melissa (Johnathon) Smith; two great-grandchildren, Natalie and Barret Robert Smith.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to CVAN, P.O. Box 1749, Concord, NC 28026, or at St James the Greater Catholic Church, 139 Manor Avenue SW, Concord NC 28025.

On-line condolences may be left at www.whitleysfuneralhome.com, Kannapolis, NC, who is serving the family.

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*Contributed By: Jackson Edward Wilson*