Mary Louise Belmont
Birth Date: April 15, 1932
Death Date: January 21, 2017
Mary Lou Belmont, age 85, passed away unexpectedly in her home on January 21.
She was born in Cleveland Ohio to Arthur J. and Elsie Kessler.
She was raised in Cleveland, married and moved to North Olmsted. After raising their children, she and her husband, Gordon moved to Vermilion. Gordon and Mary Lou built their houses in both North Olmsted and Vermilion. They then moved to Wakeman where she lived out her life. She and Gordon were married 64 years.
Mary Lou was active in her church and also volunteered for Meals on Wheels.
She also enjoyed being with family, especially grandchildren at Heidelberg beach, taking walks with them searching for lucky stones.
Her hobbies included sewing, knitting, and tending to her garden.
Mary Lou is preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Verna Field.
Surviving her are her husband, Gordon and a brother Kenneth A. (Marilyn) Kessler. She and Gordon have two children, Jeffrey (Christina) Belmont and Judy (Dale) Destro. Also surviving her are her grandchildren, Aubrey (Andrew) Lash, Allyson (Izaac) Ferrari, and Andrew (Jasmine) Belmont.
She also has three great grandchildren, Elsie, Jonathan and Frank and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be on Saturday, January 28th at the Church of the Redeemer, 23500 Center Ridge Road, Westlake Ohio 44145 at 10:00 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11:00.
In lieu of flowers donation can be made to The Church of the Redeemer Memorial Fund or a charity of the donor’s choice.