Eleanor J. (Papay) O'Hare

Born: Thu., Jan. 16, 1930
Died: Sun., May 31, 2020

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Thu., Jun. 04, 2020
Location: Oakwood Cemetery Chapel

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Eleanor J. "Nana" O'Hare of Sharpsville passed into eternal life on Sunday May 31st, 2020. She passed away with her daughter at her side.

Eleanor entered life on January 16th, 1930, the daughter of Frank Papay and Mary (Segaty) Kaldy-Papay in Sharon, PA. She earned her high school diploma and worked for Graham Stamping Co. until her retirement at the age of 89. In June of 2002 she married her husband Roy A. O'Hare who passed away May 17th, 2008.

She was a member of Bethlehem Presbyterian Church in Sharon where she served as an elder. Eleanor was also a member of the Order of Eastern Star. She had a passion for music and was very active in local politics. Eleanor had a love for children and animals, especially her grand dogs Teddy and Jack. Everyone knew her for a quick wit, infectious smile, and compassionate spirit.

Her spirit is carried on by her daughter, Jane Ford and her close friend Jim Terrell, sister, Irene Timlin, many nieces and nephews, and her extended family of relations and friends from every walk of life.

Jane would like to express her gratitude to her cousins Michael, Ferdinand, George, and Adam Rock for their love and support.

She was preceded in death by her father, Frank Papay, mother, Mary Papay, husband, Roy A. O'Hare, brothers, Louie Kaldy, Zoltan Kaldy, Frank, Ernest, Albert, and Joe Papay, sisters, Margaret Sewinsky, Violet Rock, Lillian A. Kobialko, and a nephew Frank Papay.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the charity of donors' choice in memory of Eleanor.

Friends may gather Thursday June 4th, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at Oakwood Cemetery Chapel. Due to current guidelines, only 25 people will be allowed to enter the chapel at a time and masks will be required. All current health guidelines and social distancing will be observed.

A funeral service will be held Thursday June 4th, 2020 at 1:00 pm in Oakwood Cemetery Chapel.

Arrangements entrusted to SHERMAN Funeral Home & Crematory LLC 2201 Highland Rd. Hermitage, PA

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Karen O’Hare Hice
   Posted Wed June 03, 2020
Dear Jane,
My condolences on the loss of your mother. Losing a parent is never easy and it’s a loss you never get over. My prayers are with you. Karen O’Hare Hice

Audrey & Fritzie Chovan
   Posted Wed June 03, 2020
Extending our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. She has been in our lives since we were children. Her passing is the loss of a lady who always took care of family, did for her church, and was memorable to all she met. May your loving memories bring peace to your heart.
posted by Audrey and Fritzie Chovan

Aunt Peggy, Sonny and Sue, Mark, Rick, Jerry and Dee Dee
   Posted Wed June 03, 2020
Dear Jane,
Sorry to hear about Aunt Eleanor. She was one energetic Lady.
There was never a dull moment talking to her. She will definitely be missed. Hope she catches up to Aunt Lil so they can be together.

Debbie Scott
   Posted Wed June 03, 2020
My sincere sympathy to Eleanor's Daughter Jane and family in her passing. Even though I never met her in person, we talked many times on the phone about Amaranth and our lives. I will deeply miss her voice and always her God's Blessings when we finished.

Cousin Kathy@Ernie White
   Posted Fri June 05, 2020
Jane, Oh Jane it hurts so bad when our Loved ones pass. I wish I could take the hurt from you. Your mom will forever be in your heart @ ours.We all will see her again when we pass. Time is so short here on earth . MOM will be there WAITING.

Rick Haywood
   Posted Fri June 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss. What a wonderful friend and person. I truly enjoyed all the laughs I had with your mom. I will forever be her little Ricky. She will be missed.

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