Anna Lee Kotsaris

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Anna Lee Kotsaris, 88, of Bellefontaine, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Campbell House.

She was born in Albion, Mich., on Sept. 16, 1925, to the late Orville and Ruth McMillen Hamilton.

On May 20, 1942, she married William Harold Kotsaris and he preceded her in death May 2, 2007. She also was preceded in death by a sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Bill Bronson; and a brother and sister-in-law, James and Irene Hamilton.

She is survived by two daughters, Dianna Ruth (Dean) Jacks of Lima and Bonnie Lee (James) Dalrymple of Bellefontaine; a son, Mark William (Pat) Kotsaris of Bellefontaine; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Peggy (Don) Bradford of Russells Point; a brother, Mac (Joselynn) Hamilton of Mt. Vernon; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A homemaker, Anna was a member of the First Church of God in Bellefontaine. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, gardening and mowing grass.

Pastor C.J. Plogger officiates a funeral at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, 321 N. Main St., Bellefontaine, with visitation one hour prior. Burial is in Rushsylvania Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Noah’s Ark Day Care Preschool, 1000 E. Brown Ave., Bellefontaine OH 43311.

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