Connie M. (Navarra) Fear, 75, of Ravenna, died Oct. 26, 2012.
Born Oct. 9, 1937 in Tiffin, Ms. Fear was preceded in death by her children Brian and Lisa Navarra and parents Ralph and Edna Fuller.
Ms. Fear worked at Wait Elementary School as a cook, and at Independence of Portage County assisting handicapped adults.
She also worked at Majestic Cleaners in Ravenna.
She is survived by her companion Larry Fear, brother Ron Fuller of Streetsboro, sister Joan (Carl) Getty of Camphill Pa. and half-sister Donna Neifer of Tiffin.
Also surviving are her children Wade (Zenaida) Navarra of St. Petersburg, Fla., Mark Navarra and Ed Guido, both of Ravenna, step-daughter Judy Jennings of Kent; plus five grandchildren.
A memorial service took place Nov. 2 at Shorts-Spicer-Crislip Funeral Home's Ravenna Chapel with Leta Gilmore officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Portage County Animal Protective League, PO Box 927, Ravenna 44266, or to Doctors Without Borders, www.doctorswithoutborders.org.