Juanita Cole-Louder, 78 of Apache Junction, AZ (formerly Akron, OH.), passed away on June 6, 2019 into the arms of her Lord. Born April 6, 1941 in Portage County, Ohio to Martha J Lozier and Eli R Hershberger. She was proceeded in death by husband Clayton Louder, brothers Ronnie, Jerry, Jimmy, and sister Susie; grandsons Daniel and Nicholas Delaney. She is survived by loving sisters, Betty, Norma Jean, and Diana, and six children, Geneva and Richard Delaney of Barberton, OH., Thomas Cole Buckeye, AZ., Russell and Andrea Cole of Shelby, OH., Anita and Robert Wienke of Show Low, AZ, Brian and Tyler Cole (adopted grandson). Juanita is also survived by 13 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. Special recognition to lifelong friend Marty Olesek and family. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed. Cremation burial handled by Legacy Funeral Home in Mesa, AZ.
Juanita attended the Apostolic Pentecostal Church for many years. She was a resident of Akron, OH. Over 50 years, and a resident of Apache Junction, AZ for the past 22 years. She was a former employee of Seiberling Tire and Rubber Co., of Barberton, OH, and also of Akron Porcelain and Plastics, Akron, OH. She was also a former employee of Banner Baywood Hospital, and was also independently employed in personal housekeeping. More recently, she became an Arizona Adoptive Parent to many children in need in Arizona, in the four years she provided for others. She even legally adopted grandson Tyler Cole, raising a total of six children. Juanita was a strong rock for many and will be wonderfully remembered and greatly missed.