A funeral service celebrating the life of Lois Ann (Crawford) Hageman, age 83, of Newark, will be held on Thursday, May 2 at 5 p.m. at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, 59 North Fifth Street, Newark.
Lois passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus.
She was born on April 24, 1936 in South Pittsburg, Tennessee to the late Harold Ross and Eula Pauline (Lewis) Crawford.
Lois was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family and attending family gatherings.
She loved life and was a great example for her family, always being there to help others. She held a strong Christian faith. Lois was active with Christ United Methodist Church, where she was the director of the after-school program, Friendship Hour.
Lois was also an avid Ohio State Buckeyes sports fan, loved to travel with her husband and enjoyed camping with her four children.
Lois’ was a very supportive grandmother. As her grandchildren grew older and became more active in school and church programs, dance recitals and athletics, she was always there to cheer them on, provide help and give guidance.
She is survived by her two sons, Michael E. (Donya) Hageman and Richard L. Hageman; two daughters, Tami L. Hageman and Sue Ellen Dudgeon; a brother, Tim (Char) Crawford; fourteen grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Lois was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald E. Hageman (2005); a sister, Betsy Learn; and two brothers, Bob Crawford and Jim Crawford.
Family and friends are welcome to call two hours prior to the service (from 3-5 p.m.) on Thursday, May 2, at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral Home, 59 North Fifth Street, Newark.
A private family inurnment will take place at a later date in Wilson Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Lois’ name to the Arthritis Foundation, 1355 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 600, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.
The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements.
I will miss you so much Lois you have always been there for me for a good laugh or shoulder to cry on i always felt loved and safe in your presence you have had a life time of pain now its time you rest my dear Jesus has you now love you always?