Christa Johnna Rafael Simon II, 69 - Troy

Christa Johnna Rafael Simon II age 69 of Troy, West Virginia, departed this life Monday afternoon July 7, 2014 in Glenville, West Virginia, following an extended illness. Born February 8, 1945 in Norfolk, Virginia, daughter of the late William W. Jr. and Mildred L. Corbett Sawyer.

Christa was a graduate of Great Bridge High School, class of 1963. She was a hair stylist for most of her working life in Elyria, Ohio. She enjoyed gardening , making crafts and was also a Seventh-day Adventist by faith.

Surviving are 3 sons, Steven E. Gall of Charlestown, Rhode Island, Curtis L. Gall of Columbus, Ohio, and Scott A. Gall of Troy, West Virginia, 3 siblings, Ann Wood of Amherst, Ohio, Barbara Jean Scott of Lorain, Ohio, and William Watson Sawyer III of Wellington, Ohio. There are also 4 grandchildren surviving.

Along with her parents, Christa was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Bethany Davenport and Betty Jo Sawyer.

Christa's request for cremation has been honored and a Memorial Service will be set at a later date.

Ellyson Mortuary Inc. is assisting the family of Christa Simon with arrangements.