LISBON, OHIO – Billie Gloria (Kreefer) Bush, 85, of East Liverpool passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Continuing Health Care in Lisbon following a lengthy illness.
Gloria was born in East Liverpool on June 13, 1934 a daughter of the late Norman M. and Ruth G. (Robinson) Kreefer. She worked as a nurse’s aide at Fox’s Nursing Home. Gloria volunteered as a receptionist at East Liverpool City Hospital. She loved to travel with her friends.
Gloria was member of the East Liverpool Seventh-Day Adventist Church where she served faithfully as a deaconess and a community service leader. She was a former member of TOPS of Glenmoor and Friendly Circle.
Gloria was preceded in death by her husband Roy F. Bush and sister Maxine Stillings.
Left to cherish her memory are her son Rex F. Halfhill and his wife Stephanie of Calcutta; four daughters Ann Schurdell and her husband Ted of Brunswick, OH, Nancy Schoolcraft and her husband Jeff of East Liverpool, Robbin Ridinger and her husband Rick of Chester and Sylvia M. Halfhill of East Liverpool; brother Norman “Rex” Kreefer of East Liverpool; sister Joyce Korecky of Northfield, OH; 12 grandchildren; several great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit Tuesday at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 9 to 11 a.m. Rev. Cindy Coons will conduct a funeral service Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Columbiana County Memorial Park.