Stephanie F. Bays

October 18, 1952 — September 23, 2021

Stephanie F. Bays

Stephanie F. Bays, age 68 of Elyria, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021. She was born on October 18, 1952, to Ruth (nee Ockajic) and the late Stephen Proch.

Stephanie had a master's degree in Gifted Education from Kent State University and was a teacher at Keystone for 30 years. She was also a long-time member of St. John Lutheran Church. In her free time, she enjoyed sewing, crafts, crossword puzzles, and watching game shows. More than anything, she loved to read and spend time with her grandbabies.

Stephanie is survived by her children, Ruth Truxall (Patrick Truxall, Jr.) and Stephan Bays (the late Betsy); 3 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren, with one on the way. She also survived by her siblings, Michael Proch, Cathy Billings (Thomas) and Linda Armstrong (Frank).

She is preceded in death by her father Stephen, husband, Gregory, and daughter-in-law, Betsy.

A memorial service will be held at St. John Lutheran Church, 1140 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035, on Saturday, October 9th at 11am. 440-322-3717

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Memorial Service

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Starts at 11:00pm (Eastern time)

St. John Lutheran Church

1140 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035

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