YOUNGSTOWN There will be a home going service for Mrs. Alice Wellington, who went home to be with the Lord on May 6, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Alice was born Jan. 20, 1935, in Campbell, a daughter of Mr. Sylvester Redmond and Annabelle Ashmore.
She graduated from Campbell High School and worked for the Youngstown Public School System in food service for more than 30 years.
She married Mr. John Wellington on July 14, 1951.
She was a member of the Bread of Life Church of God in Christ, and the mother of the church. Mrs. Wellington loved to cook and to fish, and she loved her family and her grandchildren.
Mrs. Wellington leaves her husband, John Wellington of Youngstown; her sons, Pastor Rocco (Pamela) Wellington of Akron, Daniel Wellington of Youngstown, and Stepen (Tisa) Hamner of of Lake Milton; her daughters, Avis (Joseph) Santiago of Youngstown, and Andrea (Keith) Ford of Youngstown; her brothers, Elder Andrew Redmond of Youngstown, and William Henry (Leodell) Redmond of Houston; her sisters, Alberta (Harold) Rollins of Campbell and Anna Marks of Youngstown; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Alice was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Robert Redmond; a sister, Beatrice McElroy; and two granddaughters, Gabrielle Santiago and Tameka Wellington.
Calling hours will be Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bread of Life Church of God in Christ, 702 Cameron Ave. in Youngstown, and Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by services at 11 a.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Sibley-Murray-Wellington Funeral Home, 706 North Webb St. in Alliance.