Mary Ellen Fanning, 80 years of age, passed away Sunday September 1, 2019 at her home in Aurora. Born April 29, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Esther Fasimpaur. Mary grew up in Cleveland where she graduated from high school, and then worked as a butcher at several Cleveland area grocery stores. She was a longtime member of St. Catherine Catholic Church in Cleveland. She was a Garrettsville resident for several years prior to moving to Aurora in 2017. Survivors include her nephews Daniel Kochman of Mayfield Hts., and Roger Kochman of Columbus, Ohio. No calling hours. A private graveside service has been held at Aurora City Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.