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Ethel Marie (Comer) Cruikshank, age 84 of Garbry Ridge Assisted Living, formerly of Conover, passed away March 29, 2019. She was born May 18, 1934 in Shelby County, Ohio to the late James and Clara (Bryant) Comer.
Ethel is survived by daughter Janice (Dale) Wick of Sidney; grandchildren Matthew (Pam) Wick of Botkins, Brenda (Brian) Kemphues of St. Paris; great grandchildren Makala Wick, Levi Wick; sibling Patricia Fugate of Sidney; sister-in-law Jenny Comer; In-laws Richard (Bea) Cruikshank of Piqua, Edna Mae (Tom) Boyd of Vermillion. She was preceded in death by husband Harold Cruikshank on November 13, 2016 whom she married on July 31, 1955; brothers Robert, Harold, Wayne, James, Henry Eugene; sisters Ruth Wick, Marjorie Gertner, Nancy Shanner, and Martha Jane.
Ethel enjoyed crocheting, making crafts, corn hole, and beanbag competitions. She was the state Good Sam Indiana corn hole champion in 2008. During their 61 years of marriage, Ethel and her husband, Harold, camped in 49 of the 50 states.
Family and friends may call Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney. Services will be officiated by Pastor Ed Rinehart at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be held at Fletcher Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Garbry Ridge Activities in Piqua.