Louise (Cartwright) Gormley
Entered Into Rest: Jan 3, 2018
Residence: Metamora, Ohio
Entered Into Life: June 25, 1922
Entered Into Rest: Wednesday morning, January 3, 2018
Visitation: Saturday, January 6th from 3 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora
Funeral Service: Sunday, January 7th at 9:30 am in the Funeral Home
Interment at a later date:
Amboy Township Cemetery
Louise Gormley, age 95, of Metamora, Ohio, passed away peacefully in her home, Wednesday morning, January 3, 2018. She was born June 25, 1922 in Mesilla Park, New Mexico to the late Margaret (Elgin) and Charles A. Cartwright. She was married to Larry Malone for 31 years. She later married Prentiss Gormley who preceded her in death after 20 years of marriage.
Louise was a school teacher and later owned the Malone Insurance Agency in Metamora, where she worked for 27 years. She was a long time member of the Metamora First United Methodist Church and was very active in the community.
She will be greatly missed by her daughters, Mary Ann (Harry) Hueston of Canyon, TX, Molly (Tom) Hill of Painesville, OH and Sally Simon of Swanton, OH; her son, Michael (Susan) Malone of Petoskey, MI; stepchildren, Sandra Gee (Larry) Dunbar of Metamora, OH, Michael (Colleen) Gormley of Sebring, FL and David (Elizabeth) Gormley of Delta, OH; 11 grandchildren and 21 reat-grandchildren.
Louise was preceded in death by her siblings, Sallie Cartwright, Jane Baker, Abel Cartwright and Bert Cartwright; and grandson, Jensen Laszakovits.
Visitation will be held Saturday, January 6th from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora. A celebration of her life will be held Sunday, January 7th at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Tyler Kleeberger officiating. Interment will be held at a later date at Amboy Township Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Metamora First United Methodist Church-Barn Project, Metamora Fire Department, Birthright of Lake County, Mentor OH or to a charity of the donor's choice.
John W. and Carla Laver
January 3rd, 2018 1:09 pm
Dear Malone family, Let God's promise soften your sorrow and give new strength. Wishing you peace that comes from knowing God is with all, and praying that He'll keep you in His promised, gentle care. The Lavers
January 4th, 2018 7:01 am
Thinking of everyone in this sad time. Aunt Lou will be greatly missed. Comforting to know she is at peace and with dad, Aunt Sallie, Uncle Abe and Aunt Jane.
Bob and Jeanette Stasa
January 4th, 2018 1:49 pm
MaryAnn, Molly, Sally and Mike, You and Your Families are all in Our Prayers! God Bless!
Pat & Robin Dorr
January 4th, 2018 2:42 pm
LOTS OF LOVE LIGHT & PRAYER
January 4th, 2018 4:12 pm
Dear Sally...Thinking of you at this time with love and prayers.
Bill & Donna Seegert
January 4th, 2018 7:19 pm
So sorry to hear that this sweet wonderful lady has left us. She has given many people good memories
Brent & Jessica Geer
January 4th, 2018 7:21 pm
So sorry for your loss. Louise was such a loving and delightful soul. Her smile lit up a room. She will be deeply missed! Rest easy Louise, you deserve it!
Marianne (O'Neill) and Tom Armstrong
January 4th, 2018 8:36 pm
Dear Sally, and the Malone/Gormley Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. Your Mom was a treasure, I always enjoyed our visits. God bless!
Marty Mears Hawk
January 4th, 2018 8:39 pm
Dear Maryann and Entire Family,
We are so sorry to hear of the death of your mother and grandmother, a very sharp. bright lady who surely to be missed greatly by all who knew her. May your fond memories sustain you in your sorrow. With Love, Marty and Joe Hawk
January 4th, 2018 9:15 pm
My heart goes out to everyone in this time of sadness. I feel blessed that I was able to see Aunt Lou and the Malone family last summer. I will always remember her getting into giggle fits with my mom.
January 5th, 2018 6:48 am
My thoughts and prayers are with you 🙏🏻 Mama Lou was an amazing woman and will be missed greatly. May God hold you close and comfort you during this tme 💕
January 5th, 2018 7:05 am
Aunt Lou was a very special person to me. I remember so many fun and happy times with her. She will be missed so much. For all of us, the end of a generation. Love, cousin Jane
Phil and Annette Karas
January 5th, 2018 8:13 am
We are so sorry for your loss. Moms always hold a special place in your heart. I will always remember the stories about her wonderful sewing talents. And in reading about her life she had many talents. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family and we wish you peace.
Harry and Aggie Miller
January 5th, 2018 9:25 am
To all of Louise's family...You have our deepest sympathy. We will keep you in our prayers as you go through this difficult time.
January 5th, 2018 11:40 am
So sorry for your loss. I knew Louise years ago and always saw her with a welcoming smile. She will surely be missed.
January 5th, 2018 2:41 pm
Aunt Lou was such an amazing lady, I remember her silly smile from the time I was a little girl. She never seemed to hesitate to speak her mind and was always so much fun. I will miss her. Sending hugs to the whole family!
January 6th, 2018 7:15 am
My deepest sympathies to all the family. "Aunt Lou" was one of the most happy and energetic women I've ever known. It was a privilege to be with her and she WILL be greatly missed.
January 6th, 2018 8:11 am
Sorry to hear of Louise's passing. Sympathy to the family
Craig and GailNorthcott
January 6th, 2018 1:44 pm
We would like to express our sincere sympathy to all of the family. Louise was a very talented lady who will be missed by everyone who knew her.
January 7th, 2018 7:22 am
So Sorry for the loss of your mom. All though it has been many years since I have seen her, my memories were ones of her kindness. Our thoughts and prayers are with all you in this time. Hugs.
Pam & Rob Malone
January 7th, 2018 9:15 am
Sally, sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Take care, Pam & Rob
CLAIR Doris lffland
January 8th, 2018 6:36 am
Sorry to hear of Louise passing Symathy to all of the family.
Ron and Maureen Ronquist
January 9th, 2018 8:52 pm
Mike and family - So very sorry to hear of your mom
January 10th, 2018 12:47 pm
Mary Ann, Molly, Sally & Mike,
Extending our sincerest sympathy to your entire family. Your Mom was quite an amazing lady! She was an exquisite seamstress and very generous with her time. She always had a wonderful smile and loved a good conversation. Sending our love and prayers. Dave and Joanie Miller
KEN & JANET BUCK
January 13th, 2018 10:29 am
Sorry to here about the passing of your mother Sally, our thoughts go out to your sisters & brother & of course a classmate of 1972. Can still see Louise at her desk at the Insurance Agency, saying its one of the Buck Boys as I entered.