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Ella Mae "Penny" (Sams) PoalsonAugust 4, 1937 ~ October 15, 2017 (age 80)
Penny Poalson, 80, of Estero, Florida, formerly of Green, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 15, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born August 4, 1937, in Akron, to the late Clarence and Gladys Sams. She married the love of her life, Dale E. Poalson, on April 20, 1955. Penny’s many talents included golf, playing cards, and being the unquestionable “Queen of Dominoes” amongst her family and friends. Penny was a beloved wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and friend who loved to entertain. She enjoyed many years of camping with her young family throughout the United States.
Penny is survived by her husband, Dale E. Poalson; daughter, Holly Radovic; sons, John (Maribeth) and Steve (Penny) Poalson; grandsons, Nick and Dale Poalson; granddaughters, Ashley Jewart and Kirsten Reich; great-granddaughters, Olivia, Kalee Ray and Elliana; and great-grandson, Colt; sister, Laura Yuhas; brother, Robert (Judy) Sams and brother-in-law Roger Poalson; She will be forever cherished in the hearts of her entire family.
A memorial service will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the Northlawn Cemetery Mausoleum, 4724 State Road, Peninsula, Ohio 44264. Family and friends may call on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 6 to 9 P.M. at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. (SR619), Akron, Ohio 44319. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ella’s name to the Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida, 3760 Fowler St., Fort Myers, Florida 33901. www.harrychapinfoodbank.org/donate To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.
Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida
3760 Fowler Street, Fort Myers FL 33901