Emelene Sheets

CALCUTTA — Emelene Sheets, 89, formerly of Calcutta, died Friday at Salem Regional Hospital following a lengthy illness.

She was born in Outville, Ohio on July 11, 1928, a daughter of the late Bernice (Morrow) Compa. She was a lifelong resident of Calcutta and had worked in the laundry department at East Liverpool City Hospital.

Mrs. Sheets is survived by two daughters, Sondra, of Columbus, and Lyn Pethtel of Salem; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her mother, Mrs. Sheets was preceded in death by two sons, Ralph “Bill” Sheets and Edward “Butch” Sheets.

It was Mrs. Sheets’ wishes to have no services or calling hours

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice or Salem Regional Hospital Fund.

The Calcutta Chapel of Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home has been entrusted with her arrangements.