Hilda Mary Conry, age 96, passed away Thursday, October 14, 2021, at Parkway Memory Care Assisted living in Avon Lake, OH. She was born on April 12, 1925, in Shamokin, PA, the daughter of the late Lewis D and Mattie (Hornberger) Tobias. Hilda lived in Shamokin, PA from 1925 until 1948 when she moved to OH.
Hilda married Richard Conry on 7/3/1948 and after moving to Ohio they managed a Travel Lodge Motel in Canton, OH. Hilda also worked as a bank teller and at LCCC in Elyria, OH. Growing up she helped take care of and enjoyed spending time with her four brothers in the valley. She always talked about how she kept them out of trouble and all the good times she had in Shamokin with her brothers and parents. Hilda loved to cook and having family over for dinner. Hilda had a laugh that no one will ever forget.
Hilda is survived by her brother Leon (Ann) Tobias and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to her parents, Hilda was preceded in death by her husband Richard James Conry (2007), brothers, Lee (Pauline), Malcomb (Hannah) and James Tobias and sisters Thelma Durr and Charlotte Tobias.
The family will receive friends Friday, October 22, 2021 from 5-6 P.M. with service following at 6 P.M. at Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Rd., Sheffield Twp. Interment will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date.