Alice Faye Chestnut, of Masury, formerly of Wheatland, passed away on Tuesday morning, Jan. 23, 2018, at O'Brien Memorial Health Care Center in Masury, after an extended illness. She was 87.
Alice was born in Chicago, Ill., on Feb. 14, 1930, the daughter of the late Hope Joseph and Mary E. (Thomas) Osborn. She was a 1947 graduate of Sharon High School.
She had worked for several years as a salesperson at the Big Lots store in Hermitage. Alice enjoyed sewing and also liked to travel. She was a member of the PNA and the Wheatland-Farrell United Methodist Church.
She married John E. Chestnut Jr. on Feb. 14, 1948. He died on Feb. 18, 1988.
She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Summerville of Masury, a granddaughter, Samantha Summerville, of Denver, Colo., a grandson, Jason Summerville and his wife Michelle, of Masury, and her great-grandchildren, Kacy and Allison Summerville. She also is survived by several nieces and nephews who lovingly called her "Aunt Faye".
Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by her sister, Margaret Hougelman, and two brothers, Howard and Lewis Osborn.
Alice Faye, 87, of Masury, formerly of Wheatland.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Friday (1-26-18) in HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St., Sharon. Condolences to the family may be expressed by visiting stevensonfuneralhome.net.
Funeral service: 11 a.m. Saturday (1-27-18) in the funeral home with Aaron Lego, lead pastor of Grace Chapel, officiating.
Internment: Oakwood Cemetery, Sharon.
Published on January 26, 2018