Sylvia R. Hale, age 78, of Columbus, passed away on December 15, 2012 at Riverside Methodist Hospital surrounded by her family. Was currently attending Lighthouse Ministries and formerly attended Obetz Church of the Nazarene. Preceded in death by husband, Raymond Hale; parents, George and Bertha Caldwell; sister, Betty Martin; Survived by children, Louise Jay of TX., David (Jennifer) Hale of Reynoldsburg, Linda (Wayne) Stewart of Columbus, and Daniel (Linda) Hale of Pickerington; grandchildren, Brandy Jules, Rebecca (Scott) Tigner, Nathaniel (Jessica) Hale, Dakota Hale, and Jordan Hale; great-grandchildren, Kiren Jules, Alex Tigner, and Allyson Tigner; siblings, Hazel Crabtree (Herman), Molly Brewer, and Bill (Penny) Caldwell; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Visitation Wednesday Dec.19, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High Street. Service Thursday Dec. 20, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Lighthouse Ministries, 2295 S. High St., Rev. Maurice White officiating. Interment to follow at Obetz Cemetery.