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March 20, 2014

Eleanor M. Butts

Eleanor M. Butts

BAINBRIDGE — Eleanor M. Butts, 77, of Bainbridge, passed away unexpectedly at her home on March 18, 2014.

She was born on Jan. 30, 1937, daughter of the late Clifford and Frances (Gifford) Mott in Masonville.

She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Ronald Butts; her three daughters, Lynda and Roger Judd of Bainbridge, Donna and Bruce Palmer of Bainbridge and Brenda and Rod Fahringer of Bainbridge; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Mary LaTourette of Walton; and three brothers, Henry Mott of Sidney, Donald Mott of Masonville and Clifford Mott of Masonville.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Dale Mott.

Eleanor enjoyed making wreaths and kissing balls at Sipples Tree Farm in Bainbridge during the holidays, playing cards on the computer, putting together puzzles and visiting with family.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the American Heart Association at

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at

Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.  

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