Published 12:00 am Wednesday, December 30, 2009

SPRINGFIELD — Erma I. Compliment, 83, of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009.
She was born April 10, 1926, in Coal Grove, a daughter of the late Charles “Elmer” Fields and Mary Margaret (Mayenschein) Fields.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Sharon (Compliment) and Jim Leathley; two grandsons, Brian Lethley of Medway and Kyle and Tonya Leathley of Hampstead, N.C.; four great grandchildren, Owen, Emily, Madison and Carson Leathley; sisters, Kate Keating of Coal Grove and Norma Cordell of Graytown; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl “Joe” Compliment and four brothers, Jim, Grover, Charles T. and Warren.
Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in New Carlisle with Fr. Michael Bidwell officiating. Burial will follow in Medway Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Township Firefighter Association. P.O. Box 225, New Carlisle, OH 45344. Arrangements are under the direction of Trostel, Chapman, Dunbar and Fraley Funeral Home in New Carlisle. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to

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