Ethel Bartholomew age 97, passed away June 1, 2023, at her daughter's home. Ethel was formally a resident of North Benton. She was born August 2, 1925, to Ed and Lula Smith. She is survived by her daughter Sharon Rowland, sister; Vivian Morris, Bernie Hunt and family, and Marc Bartholomew and family, and grandchildren; Jake Hunt and Emma Hunt. She was preceded in death by Rex Rowland, and her siblings, Everett, Edward, Thelma, Ellen, Kathryn, Francis and Frankie. Her hobbies included crocheting and baking. Her daughter would like to thank Hospice and Jake Hunt for helping care for her. Friends and family may share their online condolences at www.deansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Dean's Funeral Home Sebring, Ohio.