MAINEVILLE — Juanita E. Easley, 101, Maineville, Ohio, formerly of Defiance, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019, at The Mason Healthcare Center in Mason, Ohio.

She was born October 16, 1917, to the late John and Louise (Niesman) Weekly in Bartholomew County, Indiana. In 1936, she married Carl F. Easley, who preceded her in death in 1967.

Juanita was a member of St. Paul Methodist Church and Ohio CCL Senior Group, and an honorary member of Defiance Society of Artists. She worked as a clerk for State Highway Examination Post for over 13 years, until her retirement in 1979.

Juanita is survived by her six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl F. Easley; sons, Richard Easley Sr. and Jon Easley; brother, Melvin Weekly; sisters, Thelma Weekly, Isabelle Champion and Gladys Weekly; and a grandson, Karl Frederic Easley.

A graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Riverside Cemetery, with Rev. John Schlicher officiating.

Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be given at

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