STAIGERS, JULIA M. age 100, died Wednesday April 5, 2017 in Dayton. She was born on November 12, 1916 in Queens, New York to the late Julius and Pauline Gansz. Julia worked for Greene and Butler County as a teacher’s aide with the developmentally disabled students for 20 years. She was a member of the Public Employee Retirees Inc. and enjoyed being a long-time member of TOPS Club. Julia attended St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Yellow Springs for many years.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Robert Staigers; granddaughter Cynthia Staigers Wheatley and 3 sisters. Julia is survived by her 4 children Paul (Kathryn) Staigers, Julia Staigers (Gerard Koschal), Bobbi Staigers (Jeff Beam), Mike (Rosa) Staigers; 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11AM Monday April 10, 2017 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church 308 Phillips St. Yellow Springs OH 45387. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Officiating will be her grandson Father Del Staigers. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to The Humane Society of Greater Dayton or The Ohio Hospice of Dayton. Online memories and condolences may be left for the family at www.bakerhazelsnider.com