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Pauline M. Tate

April 5, 1929 ~ February 23, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old
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Pauline M. Tate Obituary

Pauline M. Tate, age 94, longtime resident of Troy, OH passed away on February 23, 2024 at Koester Pavilion surrounded by family.  She was born on April 5, 1929 in Lowell, OH to the late Andrew Thomas and Alice (Henniger) Forshey.  She was married to Dr. Carl Ellsworth Tate and he preceded her in death on March 1, 1999.

She is survived by her son and daughters-in-law: Randy and Lori Tate of Jackson, MI; Suzanne Tate of Tampa, FL and Barb (Fred) Calim of Jackson Center; daughter and son-in-law: Susan and Tim Martin of West Milton; grandchildren: Jenn (Eric) Myers, Sarah (Steve) Gustavson, Tish (Ben) Dehus, Heather (Matt) Hollon, Andy Tate, Lizzie (Steve) Galluzzi, Nick Tate, Jeff Tate, and Allison Tate; great grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Olivia, Max, Evie, Sophie, Jackson, Aiden, Ethan, Grant, Waylon, Zane, Cici, Wally, Teddy and Augie; nephew: Doug (Linda) Scheiderer and great niece and nephew: Tiffany and Greg Scheiderer. In addition to her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by her sons: Jeffrey and Rick Tate and sister: Lelia Scheiderer.

Pauline was a 1947 graduate of Newark High School.  She was a longtime owner and operator of Pauline’s Tea Room and Catering in Troy.  She was a member of Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church in Tipp City where she started the FLOW (Faithful, Love, Outreach Worship) lunch and bible study.  She was a former Sunday School teacher, choir member and lay leader with Troy First United Methodist Church and a 72 year member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority.

The family will receive friends from 4:00-7:00PM on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at Baird Funeral Home in Troy with a service to follow at 7:00PM.  A family graveside service will take place in Wilson Cemetery, Newark, OH.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in honor of Pauline’s love of feeding and caring for others to the Community Food Truck Blessing Box, 2350 Peebles Road, Troy, OH 45373.  Condolences may be expressed to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.


Services

Visitation
Thursday
February 29, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Baird Funeral Home
555 N Market Street
Troy, OH 45373

Service
Thursday
February 29, 2024

7:00 PM
Baird Funeral Home
555 N Market Street
Troy, OH 45373

Donations

Community Food Truck Blessing Box
2350 Peebles Road, Troy OH 45373

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