Letha Mae Chaney, 77, of Cape Coral died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at her residence. She was born March 9, 1935, in Simpson, Breathitt County, Ky., a child of Willard and Stella (Banks) Tolson.
A resident of Cape Coral for the past 24 years, she previously lived in Ohio. She was employed for a few years in the cafeteria of the Tropic Isles Elementary School in North Fort Myers. When she lived in Ohio she managed a grocery store and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was a Worthy Past Matron.
She is survived by her grandson, whom she raised, Jason L. (Melissa) Wells and three great-grandchildren, all of Baltimore, Md., and her longtime companion, John Bishop of Cape Coral.
Letha Mae Chaney
Funeral services will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908. Friends may sign the guest book at www.horizonfunerals.com