Her obit was published in the Morning Journal, in Lorain Ohio, on April 6,1993. The obit was on page D2. It was as follows:
TILLIE M. FARMER, 82, FORMERLY OF LORAIN AMHERST -- Tillie M. Farmer (nee Garbinsky), 82, of Amherst, died Saturday, April 4,1993, in the critical care unit of St Joseph Hospital and Health Center following a three week illness.
She was born Sept. 20,1910, in Auburn, N.Y., where she was raised, and made her home for more than 40 years in Cleveland. From 1962 to 1992, she lived periodically in Lorain and had lived in Amherst the past year.
Survivors include her sons Ralph L. Mitchell of Amherst and Gerald J. Mitchell of Middleburg Heights; six grandchildren and 21 great-grand-children. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Harold A. Mitchell in 1968; second husband Harry E. Farmer in 1984; son, Harold T. Mitchell in 1947; and 12 brothers and one sister.
The Hempel Funeral Home, Amherst, is in charge of arrangements.