Caroline M. Surber
Carolyn, age 70, passed away on August 26, 2023. She was born in Hillsboro, OH on June 22, 1953 to the late Henry and Mabel Bellamy.
She is survived by her husband of more than 46 years, Keith Surber. And, by children Kevin & Sara Surber (grandchildren Shep and Beau); Darin & Andrea Surber (Cal, Marlow and Holland); and Chris & Lauren Surber (Teddy, Charlotte and Clara); and siblings, Phyllis Bellamy, Doris Satterfield, Ralph Bellamy, Kenneth Bellamy, Linda (Ralph) Gleadle, Roy (Linda) Bellamy, Shirley Sexton, and Barb (Rick) Seaman.
She was preceded in death by brother Harlan Bellamy and siblings in law Paul Sexton, Lucy Bellamy, Llyod Satterfield and Pat Bellamy.
Carolyn was proud of the farm she and Keith operated south of New Market. In addition to the homeplace, they purchased and stewarded her childhood farm north of Winchester. She was a loving mother to her three boys and was just as motherly to all her grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family. She loved them all dearly. She worked tirelessly on the farm in addition to her role as the homemaker. Later, she was elected to three terms as the Township Fiscal Officer. She co-authored a history book in 2003 titled New Market Memories. She was a 1971 graduate of Whiteoak High School. She always had a camera handy to capture the moment. She will be greatly missed.
The family is sincerely grateful for the loving care provided by the staff of Bell Gardens and Community Care Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Buddy Walk of Cincinnati, Team: Beau’s Bunch at https://shorturl.at/mrxIX
The Rhoads-Edgington Funeral Home, Hillsboro is serving the family. Services will be held at the convenience of the family with burial in the Hamer Township Cemetery.
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