Lillie Cross

Obituary of Lillie Mae Cross

Lillie Mae Cross “Gaboo”, age 63 of Painesville died on September 12, 2020 at her home. She was born on September 8, 1957 in Cleveland to the late Harold and Anne (nee:Bayes) Asbury. Lillie was known and lovingly referred to by the staff and children of Maple Elementary where she worked as a cafeteria and bus aide as "Miss Lillie". She had been employed by the Painesville City Schools for the past 13.5 years. She cherished every moment with her grandchildren, raising her chickens, gardening, collecting antiques, crafting, and canning which she won multiple Blue Ribbons for at the County Fair. Lillie is survived by her husband, Robert C. Cross, Sr.; children, Carrie (Andy) Hostetler of Leroy, and Bob (Megan) Cross of Twinsburg; grandchildren, Breighanna, A.J., Addie, and Tommy; siblings, Eugene Asbury, Brenda Monteith, Linda (Louis) Riel, Sandy Holowenko, Anne Saari, and Chuck (Denise) Asbury, and many nieces and nephews, In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, William Asbury. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 15, 2020 from 5-7PM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio 44077. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11:00AM at the funeral home. The funeral service will be streamed live on the Johnson Funeral Home facebook page.
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Tuesday
15
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States
440-357-7544
Wednesday
16
September

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States
440-357-7544