PAYNE – Mildred A. Cadwallader, age 94, of Payne, passed away at home Friday, May 15.

Millie was born in Fort Wayne on Aug. 31, 1925, a daughter of the late Veva (Randol) and Oliver Tracey.

Millie loved being surrounded by her family. She enjoyed playing cards with family & friends and completing daily crossword puzzles. She loved playing golf in Lady Lake, Fla. where she wintered with Don for many years.

During World War II she was employed by General Electric. She became the book keeper for the Payne Hardware, was a member of St Paul UMC, the Eastern Star and volunteered at the Bargain Bin in Paulding.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Cheryl Luther, Ted (Loretta), Gary (Kathy) and Thomas (Kim) Cadwallader; 24 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren and her dog, Emma.

She was also preceded in death by her husband Donald and siblings, Dale and Earl Tracey.

A private family service will be held at Dooley Funeral Home, Payne.

She will be laid to rest at Lehman Cemetery.

Memorials to St. Paul UMC; Community Health Professionals or the Bargain Bin may be mailed to Dooley Funeral Home, PO Box 452, Antwerp, Ohio 45813.

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