Jeanne L. (Griffiths) Burns-Middleton, 87, of Malvern, passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Canton on November 12, 1929 to the late, Herbert and Mary Griffiths. Jeanne was employed with Ohio Bell/AT&T for several years as a switchboard operator. She loved singing and sang with the Sweet Adeline's for many years. Jeanne enjoyed gardening, going on cruises and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be deeply missed and never forgotten.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Burns; her second husband, Eugene Middleton and her sister, Dorothy Dierenger.
She leaves her two daughters, Theo Banta and Dawn Griffith; five grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; her sister, Marion Stahler and her brother, Jimmy Griffiths.
Visitation will be Monday from 11:30am-1:00pm at the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel. Graveside services will follow at 1:30pm at North Lawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made, in her name, to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr. Suite E, Green, OH 44685.
Please visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to send condolences.