Eleanor Rita Roes, 77, of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday morning, March 20, 2011, in the Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Newcomerstown.

Eleanor was preceded in death by husband, Harold L. Roes Jr., of Newcomerstown, who died on Oct. 5, 1986.

She is survived by three daughters and a son, Charlene (Jeff) Martin of Houston, Texas, Cynthia "Cindy" (Michael) Hawthorne of San Diego, Calif., Hellen M. (William "Bill") Miles of Newcomerstown, and Charles (Alberta) Roes of Parkersburg, W.Va. She also leaves eight grandchildren and a sister.

A Memorial Mass will be held this Saturday, April 9, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis DeSales Catholic Church, Newcomerstown.

Father Jimmy Hatfield will celebrate the Mass. Friends will be received in the church one hour before the Mass (10 to 11 a.m.) on Saturday morning.

The family is requesting that memorials be made to the family of Eleanor R. Roes, P.O. Box 68, Newcomerstown, OH 43832.