Muriel C. Mason age 81 of Canton, Oh., passed away Monday evening, April 8, 2002 in St. Luke Lutheran Home following an extended illness. Born in North Canton, Oh., November 23, 1920 to her parents the late Charles L. and Florence McDonald, she lived most of her life in the Dayton area returning to Canton in 1997. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church in Waynesburg, Oh. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George E. Mason, and her brother, Harry McDonald.
Survivors include her six children and their spouses; Theresa Allen of Blanchester, Oh., Barbara and Paul Shine of Waynesburg, Oh., Carol and Joseph Cleary of Kettering, Oh., George Patrick and Sherry Mason of Huber Heights, Oh., Katherine and Michael Black of Indiana;James G. Mason of New Lebanon, Oh., two sisters, Eleanor Guest of Carrollton, Oh., Joanne Holben of North Canton, Oh., two brothers, William McDonald of Virginia, Patrick McDonald of North Canton, Oh. There are ll grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews also surviving.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday 10:00 A.M. in St. John's Catholic Church with Fr. Ronald Klingler as celebrant. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery. Calling hours at the church one hour prior to services on Friday from 9:00 AM - 10:00 A.M. The Reed Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.