Naomi "Ellen" Boggs

October 6, 1923April 23, 2018

Naomi “Ellen” Boggs, 94 of Lancaster passed away on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2018 at the Pickering House. Ellen was born on October 6th, 1923 in Lancaster, Ohio to the late James W. and Naomi E. Azbell. She attended the 6th Avenue United Methodist Church and retired after 27 years of service from Anchor Hocking. Ellen will always be remembered for being a loving, kind and gentle woman that always loved being surrounded by her family. She will be missed by so many. Ellen is survived by her children; Janice Gulick, Sharon (John) Layne, and Steve (Crickett) Shumaker; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great grandchildren; brother, Bill (Betty) Azbell; sister-in-law, Margaret Morrison; and many other loving nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert J. Boggs; daughters, Lois Spangler and Joyce Newsome; siblings, Mary Newman, Alice Doss, and Walter Azbell; son-in-law, Gene Coakley. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 30th, 2018 at 12:30PM at the HALTEMAN-FETT & DYER FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Rick Jones officiating. Burial is to follow at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Friends and family may visit on Sunday from 1-3PM & 5-7PM at the funeral home.



  • Visitation Sunday, April 29, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, April 30, 2018


  • Burial

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