Meadville Tribune

October 28, 2013

Ada L. Searls


Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Ada L. Searls, 92, formerly of Juniper Village and Hunters Ridge Boulevard, Meadville, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Meadville Medical Center.

She was born Oct. 11, 1921, in Moravia, N.Y., to the late Thomas and Lydia Kennedy. She married Alton B. Searls on Nov. 4, 1939.

She retired as the post master in Locke, N.Y., on March 30, 1984.

She is survived by her son, Dale (Sharon) Searls of Meadville; brother, Leon (Kate) Kennedy of Panama City Beach, Fla.; grandchildren, Coleen (Scott) Dahl, Greg (Nickee) Searls and Jeff (Anna) Searls; great-grandchildren, Josh, Justin and Jeremy Dahl, Braylee Searls, Liza Searls and Spencer Searls; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Ada was preceded in death by her husband, Alton B. Searls, in 1991; three brothers and five sisters.

Funeral services and interment were held in New York state on Oct. 26.


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