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O'DIAM, Mona Fae (O'Hara), was an angel on Earth, and she became an angel in heaven on June 3, 2017. She spent the last 62 years loving her dear husband, Ben O'Diam-- and that endeavor was truly the joy of her life. Mona Fae was born on Feb. 13, 1930, the daughter of Lenz and Ada (Hanes) O'Hara. She was lovingly raised by her grandmother, Bertha Lenz, after Ada's untimely passing. Mona Fae graduated as valedictorian in 1948 from Beavercreek High School, the third of six (and counting) generations to go through the Beavercreek School system. On October 18, 1952, she had her first date with her beloved Ben at a Nat King Cole concert. They were wed on April 2, 1955, and the rest made for the most beautiful history. Mona Fae's life was defined by her love for her family. She poured her heart and soul into her children, Kay O'Diam, Thomas (Deanna) O'Diam, and Karen (Lennie) Farwell. Nine people were blessed to call Mona Fae their grandma -- Nick (Rachel) O'Diam, Josh Luckenbill, Brittany (Adam) Horseman, Daniel (Jessica) Luckenbill, Katie (Scott) Baker, Lindsey (Alex) Taylor, and Ashlyn, Allison and Adrianne Farwell. In addition, Maeley, Camden, Jacob, Benjamin and Laela made their great-grandma's heart truly shine. Mona Fae's legacy lives on as her family pays a quarter every time someone says shut up, as they incorporate chocolate into every dessert, and as they strive to make each "I love you" as sincere as possible. This beautiful woman lived a life of grace, and grace she leaves behind. Mona Fae's family will receive visitors on Wednesday, June 7 from 4pm-8pm at Tobias Funeral Home (3970 Dayton-Xenia Road in Beavercreek). A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 8 at 4pm at the Beavercreek Church of the Brethren (2659 Dayton-Xenia Road in Beavercreek). In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a contribution to your favorite local charity in Mona Fae's memory. Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.