Nellie Lee (Ashbaker) Botimer

January 8, 1924June 1, 2018

Nellie Lee (Ashbaker) Botimer, age 94, of West Lafayette, Ohio, passed away peacefully on June 1, 2018 after declining health.

Nellie was born on January 8, 1924, to Leo and Gertrude Ashbaker. She married Charles William Botimer III on December 8, 1945. Surviving are their three daughters, LeAnn (Cris) King, Jayne (Jim) McClure, Suzanne Chrest, and one son, Jack William (Kathy) Botimer, and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, of 70 years who passed away on February 24, 2016, and a granddaughter, Joanna Lee McClure, on October 7, 1996.

There will be a private viewing for family and friends at the Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home. A private graveside service will be held at the Fairfield Cemetery with grandson, Daniel Chrest leading the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Coshocton County Veterans Council Honor Guard at 318 Main Street Coshocton and the American Heart Association at 5455 N. High St. Columbus, Ohio 43214.

An online memorial can be viewed at

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