Obituary for Amanda Darr-Workman
Amanda Nicole Workman, 30
Amanda Nicole (Darr) Workman, of Ashland, lost her battle with addiction after a long valiant fight on October 8th, 2017 in Ashland, Ohio at the young age of 30. She now rests peacefully and free of pain.
Amanda is survived by her mother, Penny Brown, of Ashland and father, Jon Schnittke, of Mansfield; Husband, Timothy Workman of Savannah; Mother-in-law, Brenda Slaughter of Savannah; Daughters, McKayla and Ariyah; Sons, Ezra and Elijah; Sisters, Brittany, Kaley, and Tyffany; Brother, Brandon; Great-Grandmother Helen; Great-Grand-Granfather, Bill Goodwin; Grandparents Joyce, George, Doug (Belinda), David and Tina; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Her sister, Jessika, precedes her in death.
Amanda was born on December 21, 1986 in Mansfield, Ohio to Jon and Penny. She graduated from Ashland High School in 2005 and obtained a license in Cosmetology at the Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center.
Amanda was an accomplished hairdresser who loved blessing others with new styles that they would adore. She was an avid volleyball player and loved many sports. She was an enthusiastic Cincinnati Bengals fan. She was a generous individual who loved her family and who was passionate about helping others. She was an active and dedicated member of the Church and she believed strongly in her faith. She was loved by so many in the community. Amanda was a loving daughter, sister, wife, and most importantly, mother.
A graveside service will be held, Monday, October 16, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Ashland Cemetery with Pastor Mel Helton officiating. Friends may call, Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Amanda's life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Brandon Schnittke, 313 Center Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805 for Amanda’s children’s education fund.
The family would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers, love, and support that they have shown and continue to show.
For those who may not be able to attend, online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com.
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.