She was born Dec. 6,1929, in Cleveland, to Henry and Blanche (Raymont) Abell. She was married to Harold Dalton for 68 years before he passed in 2018. She was a graduate of Medina High School, and attended Ohio Wesleyan and The Ohio State University. Lois, along with her husband, ran several successful businesses.
Lois is survived by her children, Suzanne Dalton of Tampa, Fla., and Byron (Wanda) Dalton of Wakeman; daughter-in-law, Melinda; grandchildren, Brad (Jenni) Dalton, Andrea Dalton, Rachel (Tim) Viveiros, Edward (Rebecca) Dalton; many great-grandchildren; siblings, Ellen Gildersleeve and Jane Miller.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Hal; granddaughter, Elizabeth Dalton; and three brothers, Henry, Howard, and Carl Abell.
A private graveside service is being planned.
Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 907 W. State St., A, Fremont, OH 43420
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