M. Louann Metzger
M. Louann Metzger

October 6, 1935 - September 29, 2018
Born in Crestline
Resided in Shelby, Ohio
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M. Louann Metzger, 82, of Shelby, passed away peacefully Saturday, September 29, 2018 at her home.

Louann was born in Crestline, Ohio on October 6, 1935 to the late John W. and Zelma (Dunzer) Hoke. She married Carl L. Metzger on October 12, 1957 and he preceded her in death on February 5, 2003.

Louann was a graduate of the Vincentian High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Class of 1953. She was a lifetime member of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Bethlehem. A proud talent of Louann's was playing the organ for Sacred Heart Church masses and giving private piano lessons. Louann was very active in the Daughters of Isabella International, MSC Auxiliary. Louann was an avid reader and loved to do word search puzzles whenever she had a free minute. Cross stitching was another talent of Louann's where she created many beautiful items. She loved her monthly card games and looked forward to being with her card group. She was also a member of an investment club. Louann had many interests and loves in her life, but her pride and joy was being able to spend time with all her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Barbara and Dr. George Carroll of Winter Park, Florida, Anne Cooper of Blountville, Tennessee, Mary Ellen Metzger and Aaron Schroeder of Shelby, Jennifer and Dominick Sorrent of Wadsworth, Eric and Crystal Metzger of Crestline; grandchildren, Caleb and Alyssa Cooper, Dane Cooper, Sage Schroeder, Celeste Schroeder, Xavier Sorrent, Madeline Sorrent, Jacob (Yasha) Carroll, Aleksander (Alex) Carroll, Carley Sorrent, Augustine (Gus) Sorrent, Evan Metzger, and Noah Metzger; one great-grandson, Eli Cooper; siblings, Phyllis Hammond of Sun City, Arizona, Linus (Butch) and Betty Hoke of Mansfield.

In addition to her husband Carl, she is preceded in death by a son, Derek Metzger, who passed away in 1993; and a brother, J. Harold and Mary Louise Hoke.

Friends may call Tuesday, October 2, 2018 from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 223 West Main Street, Crestline where the rosary will be recited at 7:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 5742 State Route 61 S, Shelby at 10:30 am on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 with Father Christopher Bohnsack, Celebrant. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Bethlehem.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in care of the funeral home.

Those wishing to share a memory of Louann Metzger or to express a condolence to the Metzger family may do so by visiting www.masfh.com

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Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home
223 West Main Street
Crestline, OH US 44827
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
5754 State Route 61
Bethlehem, Ohio 44875
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
10:30 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
5754 State Route 61
Bethlehem, Ohio 44875
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
11:30 AM


Sacred Heart Catholic Church