Elinore M. Buchele

June 12, 1929 - February 04, 2012 

Elinore M. Buchele

June 12, 1929 - February 04, 2012 

Obituary for Elinore M. Buchele

Buchele Elinor M. Elinor M. Buchele, 82, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2012 in the Toledo Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Toledo on June 12, 1929 to Angela and Clarence Nopper. Elinor was a graduate of Mary Manse College. She was the first lay teacher at St. Catherine's School. Throughout her life she had a true passion for volunteering and giving back to her community. She was involved in numerous organizations including Girl & Cub Scouts, Mobile Meals, Mended Hearts, and Prayer Network. She was also an artist, a basketball coach, an Avon lady, a fabulous seamstress, a librarian at St. Catherine's School and she loved to travel. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Richard; children; David (Denise) Buchele, Ann (John) Malosh, Barbara (Bob) O'Donnell, James (Juliann) Buchele; grandchildren; Justene, Adam, Trevor, Kevin, Maggie, Amelia and Christopher. She was preceded in death by her sister Barbara Nopper. Elinore's family wishes to extend special thanks to the staffs of The Toledo Hospital and the Toledo Fire Department. Friends are invited to visit on Tuesday from 2:00-8:00pm in the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, 3000 Sylvania Ave, where a Rosary will begin at 7:00pm. Visitation will also begin at 9:00am on Wednesday at St. Catherine of Siena Church where the Mass of the Resurrection will begin at 10:00am. Rev. Robert Reinhart, Officiant. To send online condolences to Elinor's family, please visit www.ansberg-west.com.

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