Nellie E. Wickware, 52, passed away on May 23, 2014, at Ardmore.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 30, 2014, in The Chapel at Griffin-Hillcrest. Cremation services under the direction of Griffin-Hillcrest.

Nellie was born on Aug. 15, 1961, to John Samuel Esteph and Linda Lou (Ott) Esteph at Columbus, Ohio. She graduated from Linden-McKinley High School at Columbus in the Class of 1978. At the age of 18, Nellie moved to Ardmore and married Tim G. Wickware on Dec. 18, 1979. She worked for Walmart for five years and also at local motels in housekeeping for over 10 years. In recent years, Nellie enjoyed being able to become a full-time homemaker. She loved to go camping and fishing, listening to country music and taking care of her family.

She was preceded in death by her father, John Samuel Esteph.

Nellie is survived by her husband, Tim of the home; son, Timothy W. Wickware; daughter, Elizabeth Wickware; son-in-law, Paul Caton; mother, Linda Esteph; siblings, Tammy Esteph and friend, Darryl Blackman, John Esteph and wife, Kim, Laurie Iliff and friend, Kevin Freeman, Lonnie Esteph and wife, Katrina Esteph and Kim Gill and husband, Mike; and numerous grandchildren.

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