Gerowe, Loyce

Loyce A. Gerowe, 77, of Fayette, Ohio, and formerly of Stratford, Conn., died Wednesday, July 1, 2009, at her home.

She was born April 8, 1932, in Topsfield, Maine, the daughter of Thomas and Rhoda (Perkins) Sprague.

Surviving Loyce are two daughters, Wanda (and Raymond) Tate of Fayette, and Barbara (and Ed) Cowell of West Unity, Ohio; four grandchildren, Rebecca Discko of West Unity, Michael (and Tina) Tate of West Unity, Eric (and Anne) Tate of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Louis (and Erin) Discko of Ansonia, Conn.; and five great-grandchildren, Torie, Trent, Tayler, Trever, and Sabrina.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Charles Sprague.

At Loyce’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or services.  Arrangements were made by the Eagle Funeral Home-Barrett Chapel in Fayette.