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Source: The Daily Jeffersonian, Cambridge, Ohio, January 1971
Vernon Seebach, 46, Lewisville, Ohio, died Sunday, January 31, 1971, at Barnesville Hospital, Barnesville, Ohio. He had undergone surgery there last week.
Born February 5, 1924, at
Mr. Seebach leaves his wife, the former Louise Drum Craig; two daughters, Mrs. Melody Wilson of Summerfield and Laurie Ann of the home; five sons, Stephen, Charles, Carl, Paul and Glenn and two stepsons, Duane and Kevin Craig, all of the home; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Lou Balluff, Gahanna, and Mrs. Fred Rose, Canton, Ohio; four brothers, Elmer and Jerry of Woodsfield, Roger William of Lewisville, and Earl of Canton, and one grandson.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bauer and Turner Funeral Home here with Minister John Hendershot officiating. Burial will be in Friendship cemetery,
Jeffersonian Sat 28 Aug 1971
Eberle Funeral Home here has charge of arrangements
for Homer R Rich, 96 Quaker City, R.D. 1. Mr Rich died Saturday morning August 28, 1971 in
Mr Rich leaves one daughter, Mrs Ellis (Audry) Long,
Richard F. Bates
Source: The Monroe County Beacon,
Richard F. Bates , 45, of
He was born May 11, 1925 , in Woodsfield, a son of George D. Bates, of Woodsfield, and the late Rosella Crock Bates.
Surviving in addition to his father are his stepmother, Mrs. Flavil Gatten Bates; three daughters, Mrs. Ed Steele, of Seville; Mrs. Gary Gray, of Bridgeport, and Mrs. Ronald Yost, of Sistersville, W.Va.; four grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Esther Park of Toledo, and Mrs. Jane Russell, of Wheeling, W.Va., Mrs. Martha Highman, of Ashland; three brothers, Robert Bates, of Ashland; William Bates, of Polk, and George Bates, of Woodsfield, Route 3, and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held on Thursday
afternoon, December 31st, at two o'clock in The Bauer and Turner Funeral Chapel
with Minister J. V. A. Traylor officiating. Burial was in
Source: The Canton Repository,
Carrie Maurer,* born in Paris, Ohio Nov.
18, 1880, died March 3, 1971 at her home following a 13 year illness. She was a member of the Israel United Church
of Christ of
*Submitter’s note: From the wording, this may be a summary. I did not see the actual obituary.
Source: The Canton
James Hackathorn, son of Crawford & Lyde Griffith
Hackathorn , age 70, passed away at home in
Survived by his widow Margaret Mercer Hackathorn; two
daughters, Mrs. John (June) VanAuker of North Jackson, OH, and Mrs. Charles
(Genevieve) Cizman of Bergholz; one sister Mrs. Bertha Maston of Canton, OH;
two grandchildren, Jenny Cizman of Bergholz, and Jeanie VanAuker of North
Jackson, OH. Burial at
Mrs. Anna Smith, 70, of
She was born at
Mrs. Smith was a member of
Surviving are one son,
Claude Smith of Woodsfield; one sister, Mrs. Alice Myers, of
services were held Monday afternoon at one o’clock in the Rush Funeral Home at
Bowen, Raymond Lee Bowen, 26, of
He was a son of Mrs. Cora Robinson Hendrickson, of
Surviving are his wife, Susan, and a son, Raymond
Lee, Jr., of the home in
BARNESVILLE--Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home here has charge of arrangements for Hillard Curtis Wehr, 39, of Lincoln Ave., who was dead on arrival at 5:30 A.M. today (Tuesday) in Barnesville General Hospital of an apparent heart attack.
A veteran of the
Korean Conflict and an employee of the YNO Coal Co., he was born Aug. 11, 1931
In addition to his mother, Mr. Wehr leaves his wife, Betty Pack Wehr; one daughter, Vicki Jo and one son, Kenneth Wehr, both of the home; seven sisters, Mrs. Helma Stephens and Mrs. Beverly Legg, both of Hendrysburg; Mrs. Eva Mae Brown, Warren, Mrs. Bernice Moore, Mt. Olivet, Mrs. Norma Teters, Columbus, Mrs. Janet Miller, Barnesville and Mrs. Velma Newhart, Lewisville R. D.; seven brothers, Lawrence and Norma Wehr, both of Barnesville R. D. 4, William and Roger Wehr, both of Barnesville, Vernon Wehr of Bethesda R. D., Donald Wehr of Jerusalem R. D. and Freddie Wehr, Columbus.
William Garfield Drake, 90, resident of
He was a member of the East Main Street Church of Christ and a retired farmer.
Surviving are his widow, Jennie Morris Drake; six sons, George and William, both of Bethesda, Charles and Raymond, both of Barnesville, Thurman, Indianapolis, Indiana, and Carl of Bradenton, Florida; eight daughters, Mrs. Margaret Huntsman, Redlands, California, Mrs. Lillian Huntsman, Columbus, Mrs. Florence Little, Plainfield, Mrs. Mary Hittle, Coshocton, Mrs. Edna Hayes, Leesburg, Florida, Mrs. Myrtle Hudson, Barnesville, Mrs. Betty Eikleberry, Streesboro and Mrs. Katherine Eikleberry, Ravenna; 48 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; one brother, Forest, in Oklahoma. Three sons, three brothers and six sisters, all preceded him in death.
Friends were received at the Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home, in Barnesville.
Services at the funeral home were held Thursday at 1 p.m. with Evangelist James
Gallagher officiating. Burial was in
BARNESVILLE---Mrs. Arizona Morris, 77, of N. Arch St., Barnesville died at Barnesville Hospital at 12:30 A.M. today (June 5, 1971), shortly after she had been admitted.
services will be held there at 1:30 P.M. Monday with Evang. Eugene Carroll
officiating. Burial will be in
Funeral services for Mrs. Goldie May McCurdy Smith, 78,
former resident of
She was born in
NEWCOMERSTOWN---Funeral services for Paul W. Hannahs, 71,
Mr. Hannahs was a retired employee of Heller Tool Co, died at 4 A.M. Sunday (Oct. 24, 1971) at his home.
March 13, 1900 at
He leaves his wife the former, Mabel Fletcher, whom he married Oct. 11, 1922; two sons, Loren of Coshocton and Harold of Reynoldsburg; two sisters, Mrs. Lewis Fletcher, St. Petersburg, Fla. and Mrs. Mabel Tufford, Newcomerstown R.D.; three brothers, Elvin of Canton, Preston and Alva, both of Newcomerstown; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Two sons are deceased.
BARNESVILLE--Funeral services for Chauncey W. Sellers, 83,
Quaker City R.D. 3, will be held at 1 P.M. Tuesday in Campbell-Plumly Funeral
Home here with Evang. James Gallagher officiating. Burial will be in
A retired farmer, he
was born March 1, 1891 in
Henthorn, Forrest Earl Henthorn
Henthorn, Forrest Earl, 66, of
On June 6, 1951, he was married to Marjorie Pence,
who survives. Also surviving are one daughter and one son, by a former marriage,
parents, one brother and one son preceded him in death. Funeral services were
held Saturday afternoon at two o'clock in the Gilbert Funeral Chapel, at
Ashland, with Rev. Paul Searcy, of the First Church of God, officiating. Burial
Donovan, Mae M. Donovan (nee--Matz)
Mrs. Mae M. Donovan, age 73, of Crafton, Pennsylvania, died Wednesday morning, April 7, 1971, in Allegheny Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa.
She was born at Lewisville, May 26, 1898, the daughter of Phillip and Elizabeth Matz.
Surviving are her husband, James Donovan; one daughter, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Ashton of
Two sisters are deceased.
Funeral services were held Saturday morning, April 10th, at ten o'clock, in the Episcopal Church of the Nativity, at
BYESVILLE---Funeral services for Mrs. Angeline Carpenter
Mrs. Morris died at 3:45 A.M. Wednesday (June 16, 1971) at
Born July 12, 1895, in
She leaves three sisters, Mrs. Josie Delong, Mrs. Civilla Carpenter and Mrs. Mable Morris, all of Summerfield. Two brothers are deceased.
Mrs. Morris was a member of the Assembly of God Church, Byesville.
Harry M. Morris:
BYESVILLE, MAY 13---Harry M.
Mr. Morris was born in
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Angeline Carpenter; five sisters, Mrs. George Distler, Lewisville, Miss Golda Morris, Summerfield, Mrs. Ada Reed, Akron and Mrs. Rose Miracle and Mrs. Mary Denbow, both of Byesville; and three brothers, Herny and Home, Summerfield and Wilburt, Byesville.
The body was removed to the Herlan Funeral Home and will be taken
to the residence Thursday evening. Services will be conducted Saturday at 2
P.M. at the Assembly of God Church by Rev. Rice Snider. Burial will be in
Paulus, Rose Paulus nee Draper
Source: The Marietta [Ohio] Times; 5 Jan 1971
Mrs. Asher Paulus
Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Bauer & Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, for Mrs. Rose Paulus, 84, who died Saturday morning at her home in Woodsfield, Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Paulus, widow of Asher Paulus, was born Sept. 25, 1886, near Lewisville, the daughter of Isaac and Amanda Sheckles Draper. Three sons survive, Roger Moose, Columbus, and Raymond and Lawrence Moose, both of Ashland, with eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
[A second obituary for Rose Paulus:]
Paulus, Rose Paulus nee Draper
Source: The Spirit of Democracy [Woodsfield, Ohio]; 7 Jan 1971
MRS. ASHER PAULUS
Mrs. Rose Moose Paulus, 84, of 139 North Main Street, widow of Asher Paulus, died Saturday morning, January 2, 1971, at her home.
She was born September 25, 1886, near Lewisville, the daughter of Isaac and Amanda Shackle Draper.
Mrs. Paulus was a member of the Woodsfield United Methodist Church.
Surviving are three sons, Roger Moose, of Columbus; Raymond and Lawrence Moose, of Ashland; eight grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren. Her husband, Asher Paulus, died in 1961.
Services were held Wednesday afternoon at two o'clock in the Bauer & Turner Funeral Chapel with Rev. George Bender officiating. Interment was in Oakawn Cemetery.
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Wilbert W. Willison, 81, of 487 East Franklin street, Circleville, Ohio died Thursday evening, December 14, 1972, at ten o'clock in Berger Hospital, Circleville.
Born December 4, 1891, in
Mr. Willison was a retired maintenance foreman and a member of North Court Street Church of Christ in Circleville.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Estella Gatten Willison; two sons, Robert A. Willison, of Circleville, Rout four, and Charles W Willison, of Circleville, Route four; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Services were held monday afternoon at two o'clock in the Mader Funeral Home,
Circleville, with Minister Delbert McKenzie and Minister Roger Massey
officiating. Interment was in
Olive Jane (Stimpert) Frank, 79, died at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday February 9, 1972
at the home of a daughter, Mrs. William (Bonnie) Archer,
Born Oct. 23, 1892 in
Surviving in addition to Mrs. Archer is another daughter, Mrs. Harry (Ava) Orr of Gratiot; four sons, Harold W. of Coopermill road, Elmer F. of Newport, Ore., Wilfred C. of 2495 Archer lane and Clarence L. of 1183 Hall avenue; five brothers, Clarence Stimpert, George Stimpert, Herman Stimpert all of Lewisville, Charles Stimpert of Utica and Burt Stimpert of 834 Walbash avenue; 27 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren
Her husband, Herman, died in 1948. Two sons and one brother are also deceased.
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the DeLong and Baker Funeral Home.
EFFIE JANE, age 89, of 2200 Broad Ave. NW [
Pearl Mae Schaub nee Geckler or Gheckler
MRS. PEARL M., age 82, the wife of Homer C. Schaub
of 1891 Walnut St., SE, East Sparta, died Sunday [SUBMITTER'S NOTE: 5
November 1972] at Aultman Hospital, after a week's illness. Born in
Bolivar and lived here 60 years. The Schaubs observed their 60th Wedding
Anniversary October 12. Besides her husband she is survived by one
daughter: Mrs. Howard (Viola) Inboden of East Sparta. One grandson, Mac [SUBMITTER'S
NOTE: should be Marc] Inboden. Two sisters: Mrs. Catherine Peterman and
Mrs. Lucinda Miller both of
George W. Gildow, 80, of Macksburg, Route 1, a retired tire
builder and farmer, died Thursday afternoon, November 16, 1972, at three
o’clock, in Good Samaritan Medical Center,
Surviving are his widow, Dorothy Wooster Gildow, whom he married December 23, 1916; a son, Eugene Gildow, of Providence, Rhode Island; a daughter, Mrs. Sarah Simon, of Struthers; two brothers, John Gildow of Lowell Route 1, and Hobart Gildow, of Daytona Beach, Florida; a sister, Mrs. Edna Williams, of Elba; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Jones, Ella. E. Jones nee Hossman
Died, February 26, 1972
Provided by Lena Kahrig Pettit, typed by Betty Lendon Matson
Jones, Mrs. Ella E. Hossman, 80, of 5 twenty-third St., McMechen, died at 6 a.m. Saturday at home. Born in
Friends received at Altmeyer Funeral Home,
Source: The Daily Jeffersonian,
Summerfield - Earl J. Baker,
48, Lewisville R.D. 2, suffered fatal injuries about 2:30 p.m. Thursday when he
fell from a tower at the Ohio Power Co. plant at
Washington County Sheriff’s Department said Baker, a
construction work foreman, was struck on the head by a piece of steel. He was
dead on arrival at a
Born Nov. 28, 1923, in
He was a member of Local 639 Labors International and had
been president of that local for 10 years. Baker was also a member of
Surviving are his wife, the former Mary Leach; a daughter,
Miss Marlene Baker,
Friends will be received after 3 p.m. today at Brubach Funeral Home here.
A funeral Mass will be
celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at
Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Mrs. Georgia Stalder, wife of the late Fred Stalder, passed
away Tuesday evening, November 14, 1972 at the
After moving to
She was a member of the Mr. Zion church for many years.
After the closing of this little church, she became a member of the
On May 18, 1910 she was married to Fred Stalder with whom she celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary in 1960. They became the parents of eight children.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred, on September 10, 1965 and an infant daughter and a son Melvin who died at the age of 38.
She leaves to mourn three daughters: Mrs. Marion (Clarissa) Wallace, Mrs. Dean (Leona) Kester and Mrs. Paul (Evelyn) Hardisty; three sons Edgar, Leo and Alvin; 15 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and one brother J. D. Roberts, three sisters, all of Villisca, Iowa, Mary Hudnut, Eva Leiner and Alice Neal, as well as a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at the
Roland Funeral Home in
Source--News Clipping Published--Oct. 1972
Morris, Dory ,82 , of Trail Run,
Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Beulah Crawford, of Quaker City,Route 1; Mrs. Grace Henthorn, of Sardis, Route 1 ; Mrs. Gladys Salisbury, of Sardis, Route 2; Miss Mary Morris, of the home; and Mrs. Ellen Nolen, of Benwood, West Virginia; three sons, Chester Morris, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Freeman Morris of Woodsfield, Route1,and Clyde Morris of Cumberland, Route 1; twenty-one grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Annabelle Piatt, of Apple Creek, Ohio and Mrs. Jennie Drake, of Barnesville, and one brother, Alva Morris, of Salem, Ohio.
His wife, Alda Wickham Morris died in May 1943.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at one
o'clock in the Bauer and Turner Funeral Chapel with Reverend Earnest Hulsey and
Evangelist J.W. Gallagher officiating. Burial was in
SUMMERFIELD--Funeral services for Wilbert Carpenter, 93,
Summerfield R.D. 1 will be at 1 P.M. Saturday at Brubach Funeral Home, with Evan. McKinley Bates officiating. Burial will be in
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 P.M. today.
A retired farmer,
he died at 8:15 A.M. Thursday (Nov. 16, 1972) at a
Mr. Carpenter leaves two grandchildren, Mrs. Velma Lee Bishop,
Dorsey W. Hooper, 67, of Woodsfield Route 1,a
retired farmer ,died Sunday night December 17,1972 in
Surviving are his wife Grace Bonam Hooper ,one son Chester Hooper of Woodsfield ;four grandchildren ,two great grandchildren-two sisters Mrs. Lily Dye of Wooster and Mrs. Lulu Haught of Graysville and one brother, John Hooper of Woodsfield.
were held Wednesday afternoon at one o'clock at the Bauer and Turner Funeral
Chapel, with Rev. Charles Hendershot officiating. Burial was in
Source: newspaper clipping dated May 17, 1972
Clara Bachman 79, formerly of
She was a member of the
She is survived by her sister, Oma Stalder of
Services were held June 30 from the Apostolic Christian Church
with burial in the
Riggenbach, Mabel Riggenbach nee Turner
Source: The Akron [Ohio] Beacon Journal; Friday, 15 Dec 1972
Woman Dies In Portage Collision
RAVENNA -- A 57-year-old Portage County woman was killed Thursday night in a head-on crash on Ohio 18 about a mile west of Ohio 225 in Palmyra Twp.
Mrs. Mabel Rigenbach [sic] of 3432 State Rt. 225, Palmyra Twp. was pronounced dead at the scene about 6:30 p.m. She was a passenger in a car driven by her husband, Edwin, 58. He is "fair" today in Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
The Highway Patrol said the driver of the othr car, Connie Kaeen, 17, of 2569 Industry rd., Atwater Twp., was eastbound on Ohio 18 when her car went left of center and collided with the Rigenbach car. She also is "fair" in Robinson.
Wood Funeral Home in Ravenna is handling arrangements.
The 1972 Portage County traffic toll now stands at 30 compared to 43 at this time last year.
Atkinson, George B. Atkinson
Source: The Cambridge [Ohio] Jeffersonian; Thursday, 23 Mar 1972
QUAKER CITY--Funeral services for George B. Atkinson, 74, Batesville, will be at 1:30 P.M. Saturday at Eberle Funeral Home with the Rev. Allan Teter officiating. Burial will be in Batesville Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 P.M. today and Friday. Masonic services will be held there at 7:30 P.M. Friday.
A retired automobile dealer, Mr. Atkinson died Wednesday evening (March 22, 1972) in Guernsey Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient for two weeks.
He was associated with his brothers in the car business in Batesville for 44 years.
Born Feb. 28, 1898 in Batesville, he was the son of George H. and Viola Matilda Reed Atkinson and was a member of Batesville United Methodist Church. He also belonged to Quaker City Lodge 500, F&AM, Quaker City Chapter Order of Eastern Star and Scottish Rite Valley of Cambridge.
Mr. Atkinson leaves his wife, the former Margaret Calvert, whom he married Jan. 20, 1922; two sisters, Mrs. Carrie Roe, Batesville and Mrs. Blanche Denis, Columbus; two brothers, Charles R. and John Atkinson, both of Batesville. Two sisters and three brothers are deceased.
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Daniel W. Stewart, 96, of Woodsfield, died
Wednesday morning, December 5, 1973, at his home. Born February 8, 1877in
Lendon, Wilbur Fisk, a retired miner and farmer died
Wednesday afternoon March 21, 1973 at 4:25 o'clock in
Lake L. Matz, 70 of 222 Samaritan Ave., former manager of Western Union for 49 years, died at Samaritan Hospital at 3:34 a.m. today [submitter's note: 16 Mar 1973].
The son of
Christian and Louise (Latta) Matz, he was born in
On Nov. 30,
1935, he was married to Eva Louise Davis who survives. Other survivors
include one son, David B. of
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
He was a
member of Masonic Ashland Blue Lodge No. 151 F&AM, Chapter No. 67 and
Council No. 128. He was also a member of
will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Gilbert Funeral Home with Rev. Merlin
Vining officiating. Burial will be in
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home where Masonic service will be held at 9 p.m. Sunday.
Jeffersonian Tuesday 3 April 1973
Funeral services for Mrs Erma D House, 58,
Mrs House died Saturday March 31, 1973 at
Mrs House leaves her husband, Ralph; two daughters, Mrs Paul (Loretta) Widder and Mrs Charles (Joyce) Dottavio, both of Massillon; five grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs Arthilda Mendenhall, Sarahsville, and Miss June Danford, both of Caldwell and Mrs Helen Day, Quaker City R.D. 1.
Saturday 28 April 1973
Mr Britton died Thursday April 26, 1973 at a
Mr Britton leaves his wife, May Danford Britton whom he married Sept 18, 1915; two daughters Mrs Dale (Verna) Webster, Quaker City and Mrs Robert (Lela) Mills, Mansfield, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Two brothers and two sisters are deceased.
THORNVILLE – Funeral services for Fred O.
Brownfield, 83, Thornville, native of the Woodsfield area, will be held at 2 p.
m. Thursday in Charles R. Boring Funeral Home here with Rev. Edwin Lewis
officiating. Burial will be in
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p. m. today.
Mr. Brownfield died early Monday evening (April 16,
Born March 18, 1890 near Woodsfield, he was a son of
the late Stephen and Lena Wells Brownfield.
He was a veteran of World War I, a retired farmer and a member of
Woodsfield Church of Christ, Eagles Lodge,
Mr. Brownfield leaves his wife, the former Paula
Newhart; three daughters, Mrs. Ada Gallagher,
In addition to his mother, Mr. Brownfield leaves his wife, the former Gladys Mooreland; two sons, Tom of Massillon and William of St. Louis, Mo.; three grandchildren; and four sisters, Mrs. Adelia Graham, Mrs. Mary Bowen, Miss Gladys Brownfield and Mrs. Josephine Lucas, all of Barnesville. One brother, Raymond, is deceased.
Friends may call at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home here after 2 p. m. Tuesday.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m. Wednesday in
the funeral home with Evan Kenneth Frazier officiating. Burial will be in
Mrs. Thelma W. Fowler, 76, formerly of
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs.Vivian Rhodes, of Monterey Park, California; a granddaughter, Mrs. Sandra Sue James and a great granddaughter, both of California; two sisters, Mrs. Bernice Batten, of Summerfield, and Mrs. Vera Hughes, of Cambridge, and a brother, A. G. Wharton, Jr., of Summerfield. A brother and a sister are deceased.
Services were held Wednesday
afternoon, Sept. 5th, at one o’clock, in the Brubach Funeral Home at
Summerfield, with Rev. Warren E. Wilson and Rev. Richard Smith
officiating. Burial was in
Source: The Monroe County Beacon,
Gatten, 72, of
Surviving are his wife, Audrey Highman Gatten; four sons, William Muth, of Pleasant City; Kermit Gatten, of Marietta; Kenneth Gatten, of Hazardville, Connecticut, and Delmas Gatten, of Columbus; three daughters, Mrs. Eula Kahrig and Mrs. Sue Kuhn, of Columbus, and Mrs. Amy Furbee, of Newark; twenty-one grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; five sisters, Mrs. Stella Willison, of Circleville,Ohio; Mrs. Chloe Farley, of Akron; Mrs. Edna Simmons, Mrs. Mary Hoover and Mrs. Ruth Cramblett, of Woodsfield, and several nieces and nephews.
received at The Bauer and Turner Funeral Home,
C. Drake nee Claus
Published April 5, 1973
Provided by Lena Kahrig Pettit, typed by Betty Lendon Matson
Mrs. Charlene Claus Drake, 50, of the Moose Ridge Road, died Saturday afternoon, March 31, 1973, about three o'clock at her home, after an extended illness.
She was born in Miltonsburg, November 17, 1922, the daughter of Frank and Estella Schroder Claus.
Mrs. Drake owned and operated a beauty shoppe in Woodsfield for several years.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Larry (Cheryl) Keylor and two grandchildren, of the home, and one brother, Keith Claus, of
Services were held Tuesday afternoon at two o'clock in The Bauer and Turner Chapel, with Rev. Charles Price officiating. Burial was in
Source: The Canton
Samuel Mercer - son of Jacob M. and Jennie Fox Mercer - age
He was preceded in death by his wife Carrie in 1971. Survivors include his daughters: Mrs. Donald (Martha) Gram of Paris; Mrs. George (Eva) Speakman of Paris; Mrs. Walter (Esther) Reed of Oneida; brother, Leb Mercer of Bergholz; sisters, Mrs. Molly Hackathorn of Bergholz; Mrs. Margaret Hackathorn of Bergholz; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren.
SUMMERFIELD---Mrs. Maude Leach, 80, Summerfield R.D. 1, died at
7:40 P.M. Sunday (April 1, 1973) in
Mrs. Leaves her husband, Ellis D. (Pete) Leach; four daughters, Mrs. Betty Casey, Sarahsville, Miss Phyllis Leach of the home, Mrs Edith Bates, West Lafayette and Mrs. Nancy Moore, Coshocton; 15 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Miss Hallie Carpenter, Cambridge and one brother, Calvin Carpenter, Quaker City R.D. 1.
Two daughters, one son, and several brothers and sisters are deceased.
may call at Brubach Funeral Home here from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Tuesday.
Funeral services will be held at 1 P.M. Wednesday in Bates Hill Church of
Christ with Evangelists William Deuell and J. Bernard Mason officiating. Burial
will be in
Funeral services for Mrs. Thelder Etta
Thomas, 88, formerly of
Friends may call at the funeral home
from 7 to 9 P.M. today. Mrs. Thomas died Saturday (May 19, 1973) in a
She was born in
Mrs. Thomas leaves one son, Thomas E.
Fadel H. Graham, 69, Wooster RD 2, died Friday afternoon at
Graham was born in
Surviving are his wife, Goldie Hensel Graham; three sons, Kenneth of Marshaville, Jack of Wooster and James of Loudonville; two daughters, Mrs. Donald (Delores) Starner of Loudonville and Mrs. Edward (Marie) Garver of Wooster; 18 grandchildren; five sisters, Mrs. Amy McVey of Wooster, Mrs. Katie Hupp of Canton, Mrs. Tillie Scott of Woodsfield and Mrs. Veda Rinard and Mrs. Mildred Schaffer of Rinards Mill, Ohio; four brothers, Furl of New Matamoras, Orville and Bert of Wooster and Elmer of Rinards Mill.
Two brothers, a sister, a son, Carl Leroy and his first wife, Navada Scott Graham died previously.
Lindenmeyer, Glenn H.
Lindenmeyer, Glenn H., 48, of
for the past three years at Astro Metallurgical Corporation.
Surviving in addition to his mother, Mrs. Vesta Lindenmeyer, of Woodsfield, are his wife, Amelia Boughner Henthorn Lindenmeyer; two step-sons, Dale Henthorn and Clyde Henthorn of Wooster, Route 3; two brothers, Carl Lindenmeyer, of Nankin, Ohio and Steven Lindenmeyer of Woodsfield.
Hartman, Joseph Hartman
Hartman, Joseph, 82, of
Surviving are two sisters, Miss Katie Hartman, of
Beallsville, and Mrs. Eva Trago, of Columbus; one brother, Jesse Hartman, of
Services were held Tuesday afternoon at two o'clock
in the Rush Funeral
Turner, Bessie Laura Turner
Turner, Mrs. Bessie Laura, 77, of Beallsville, died
Thursday afternoon, November 1, 1973, at three o'clock in
Surviving are three sons; Cecil K. Phillips, of Jerusalem; Homer C. Phillips, of Beallsville, and Edward R. Turner, of Orlando, Florida; nine grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; and four sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Rarick, of Junction City, Ohio; Mrs. Minnie Bilyeu, of Danville, Ohio; Mrs. Ethel Bach, of Massillon, and Mrs. Ella Cecil, of Woodsfield.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold D. Turner, December 8, 1972; five brothers and six sisters.
Services were held Sunday afternoon at one o'clock
in the Harper-Campbell Funeral Home at Beallsville, with Rev. Richard Perkins
officiating. Burial was in
Graham, William Graham
Graham, William, 76, of
Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. Fannie McFerren,
of McConnelsville, Route 3; Mrs. Edna Stegner of McConnelsville, and Mrs.
Nellie Stegner, of
Three brothers preceded him in death.
Services were held Thursday afternoon, Sept. 6th, at
two o'clock, in the McCardy Funeral Home at
Clarence D. Bonam ,59, Woodsfield died Monday in Barnesville Hospital.He was born Novemebr 11,1913 in Woodsfield ,the son of the late Henry and Caroline Nalley Bonam.
Survivng are a brother ,Charles Bonam of
Friends are being received at the Bauer and Turner Funeral Home Woodsfield ,where services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Plainview Cemetyery.----died July 9,1973
News of that accident reportedly may have contributed to
the death later in the day of Ernest Clive Skinner, 13, Route 4, Newport, a
lifelong sufferer of epileptic seizures and stepbrother* of Mrs. Collins'
husband, Mike. According to Ernest's physician, word of the fatal traffic
accident upset the youth deeply, a condition which the doctor said may have led
to the fatal seizure which followed at the Skinner home. The boy was pronounced
dead on arrival at
The Skinner youth's services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday
from the Sherman Chapel here, with the Rev. Frank Dizmang officiating. Burial
will be in
*Submitter’s Note: Ernest and Mike were half brothers, not stepbrothers.
Source: one of the
Ernest Skinner, 13, Car Crash Witness* Buried on Aug. 25
Funeral services for Ernest Clive Skinner, 13, were held
Saturday, August 25, at the
Ernest, an epileptic, passed away Tuesday, August 21, at the Newport Hospital after witnessing the head-on auto crash near the bridge that day.* Born March 30, 1960, at Newport, he was a lifelong resident of this area.
Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Skinner, Route 4, Newport, four sisters, Lynda, Jean, Ramona and Ella, all at the home, several aunts and uncles.
* Submitter’s Note: His sister
Lynda Turner states, “This is incorrect. Ernie did not witness the crash, but
saw the cars afterward. Also, even though the address was listed as
William H. McMahon. 71, of
A son of the late John B. and Margaret Schneider McMahon, he was born at Shadyside December 19, 1902.
Mr. McMahon was a retired school teacher.
Surviving are his wife, Helen M. Bachman McMahon; two sons, William Richard
McMahon, stationed with the U.S. Navy at
Friends may call at the Gardner Funeral Home Thursday.
Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the funeral home
with Minister Charles Hendershot officiating. Burial will be in
Ava O. (Frank) Orr, 62, of Gratiot, died at
9:15 a.m. Sunday August 25, 1974 at
She was born in
Surviving are her husband, Harry Orr; a son, Herman Young of Newark Route 1; two daughters, Mrs. Don (Wanda) Phillis of Gratiot and Mrs. Larry (Marilyn) Tharp of Dayton; two step-sons, Harry Orr Jr. and Orville Orr of Newark; four brothers, Elmer Frank of Pendleton, Ore., Harold Frank of Coopermill road, Wilford Frank of Archer's lane and Clarence Frank of Hall avenue; a sister Mrs. William Archer of Archer's lane; 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Friends may call at DeLong and Baker Funeral Home 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.
BARNESVILLE – Harry Leroy Stephen, 76, near Batesville,
died at 7:05 p. m. Thursday (Aug. 1, 1974) at
Born Oct. 10, 1897 in
Mr. Stephen leaves three sisters, Mrs. Bertha
Tuttle, Columbus, Mrs. Mary Carpenter, Summerfield and Mrs. Lillian Fitzgerald,
Flushing; and one brother, Jerome Stephen,
Funeral services will be held at 1 p. m. Sunday in
Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home here with Evan James Gallagher officiating. Burial will be in
Friends may call at the funeral home after 1 p. m. Saturday.
RICHLAND–Mrs. Jayne Inez Kinkade, 56, Rt. 1, Mabton, died
Survivors are her husband; two daughters, Lana Jill Kinkade
Clarence “Leb” Mercer, 77, a veteran of WW I and retired coal
miner died Tuesday March 5, 1974 at his home in Bergholz, Ohio. Survivors include his widow, Etta Crawford
Mercer; three sons including Norval Dallison of
Mary Ann Ullman, 92 of Chandlersville, Rt. 2, died Wednesday afternoon, Oct 23,
1974 at 3:45 o'clock, at her home following an extended illness. She was born
(Bert) Mallett, 87, of
WARSAW---Jimmy Neil Moore, 11-year-old son of John Moore and
Nancy Leach Moore, Towahak Lane, Coshocton, grandson of Ellis Leach,
Summerfield, died at 7:30 A.M. Sunday (Nov. 17, 1974) at Coshocton Memorial
Hospital. Death was attributed to an extended illness and occurred shortly
after admission to the hospital. Born in Coshocton, Feb. 25, 1963, the youth
was a fifth grade student at the
In addition to his parents and grandfather, Jimmy leaves one brother, Sammy Ray Moore of the home. One brother is deceased.
will be conducted at 1:30 P.M. Wednesday at E. Main St. Church of Christ,
Coshocton, with Evan. Pat Sydnor officiating. Burial will be in
Friends may call at Fischer Funeral Home here from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Tuesday and at the church Wednesday, one hour prior to services.
BARNESVILLE--Mrs. Nettie F. Taylor, 82,
Mrs. Taylor leaves two daughters, Mrs. Paul (Irene) Brownfield and Mrs. Lester (Helen) Grier, both of Barnesville; one granddaughter; two sisters, Mrs. Louise Stephen and Mrs. Juanita Sayre, both of Barnesville; and one brother, Allen Johnson, Lewisville.
Her husband, Spencer Taylor, preceded her in death in June of 1973. One infant daughter, one infant son, one sister and five brothers are also deceased. Friends may call at Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home here from 2 until 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Thursday.
services will be conducted at 1:30 P.M. Friday in the funeral home with the
Rev. Floyd Workman and the Rev. James Porter officiating. Burial will be in
Hudson, Vernon Ellsworth ,80, of Armstrongs Mills,
died Tuesday morning, November 12, 1974 at
Preceded in death by his wife, Florence VanDyne Hudson, in April of 1973; he is survived by a son, Donald Hudson, of Miami, Florida; one daughter, Mrs. Linda Luke, of Armstrong Mills; one step-son, Russell Milhoan, of Armstrongs Mills; six grandchildren; and one brother, Clarence Hudson, of Ozark.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon,
November 15th at two o'clock, in the Toothman Funeral Home at Jacobsburg.
Burial was in
King, Estell King nee-Harper
King, Mrs. Estell, 63, of New Concord, Route 1, died
at 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, November 26, 1974, at
She leaves her husband, Paul King; three daughters,
Mrs. Garold (Ruth) McQuire and Mrs. Fred (Doris) Moose, both of Cambridge, and
Mrs. Betty Williams, of Cambridge, Route 1; five sons; Charles Arthur King, of
Stafford, Texas; Harry B. King, of address unknown; Paul L. King, of Hartford,
Connecticut; Robert B. King, of Cambridge and Clyde P. King, of the home;
eighteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. James (Kathryn) Runyan, in California and Mrs. Altman (Elizabeth) Albaugh, of Newark; and two brothers, Forest Robert Harper, of Cambridge, and Marion Harper, address unknown.
One daughter, one sister and one brother are deceased.
Funeral services were held Saturday morning,
November 30th, at eleven o'clock, in the Bundy-Law Funeral Home,
Surviving are one son, Earl J. Holland of St.
Clairsville; one daughter, Mrs. John (Betty Jean) Arbogast, of
Her husband, Wayne C. Holland, preceded her in death in 1964.
services were held Monday afternoon at one o'clock in the Heslop Funeral Home,
Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Oliver Burd officiating. Burial was in
Mrs. Herman Oldemeyer, 85,
Mrs. Oldemeyer, the former Edna E. Williams, was born on
May 3, 1889, at Brush,
She was a bookkeeper for several years for her husband who operated the Oldemeyer Garage. He died in 1962.
She was a member of
Survivors include a brother-in-law, Clarence Oldemeyer of Brush.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at
Mrs. Saretta Price, 94, of
Ray Lendon [Thomas Raymond Lendon], 76, Rt 1,
Elsie Lendon-Bethesda-Services for Mrs.
Elsie Lendon, 81, Bethesda R.D. 1 will be conducted 3:30 p.m.--Saturday at
Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home here with Bro. Robert Jones officiating, Burial will be
Mrs. Dora Lillian Haught, 66, of 129 North Second Avenue,
Surviving are her husband, Edward W. Haught, of Paden City; two sons, Charles E. Haught, of New Matamoras, Ohio, and Timothy W. Haught, of Route 2, Sardis, Ohio; one brother, J. E. Hendricks, of Sistersville, West Virginia; two sisters, Mrs. Mazie Billiter and Miss Ann Hendricks, both of Paden City; and five grandchildren.
Services were held in the Mowery-Trowbridge Funeral Home at
Rev. H. Carston Heinlein, 77, of
Surviving are his wife, Ada Henderson Heinlein, one
daughter, Mrs. Margaretta Myers, of
Funeral services were held at the
Mrs. Kate Brownfield, 93, resident of
Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. John (Adelia) Graham, Gladys Brownfield, Mrs. Josephine Lucas and Mrs. Mary Bowen, all of Barnesville; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and a host of friends.
Her husband, Samuel Brownfield preceded her in death in 1924. Two sons, seven brothers and two sisters are deceased.
Friends were received Saturday at the
Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home, where services were held Sunday, August 24th
at 1:30 p. m. with Evangelist Kenneth Frazier officiating. Interment was made in
Leroy Blackstone, 67, of
Surviving are his wife, Mildred; seven sons, Vernon(Cora) Blackstone of Orrville; Frank (Wanda) of Lewisville; Dale(Hilda); Francis(Judy) Lewisville; Donald (Hazel) of Wadsworth; David (Nicki) of Lewisville; Patrick (Aleta) of Lewisville; two daughters, Mrs. Mary(John)Sheets and Mrs. Darlene(Richard) Liston of Columbus; thirty-seven grandchildren; five brothers, Bernard of Huntington, Indiana; Paul and Elmer of Zanesville; Bert, of New Concord, and Wilbur Blackstone, of Cleveland, and two sisters, Mrs. Agnes Thompson, of Caldwell, and Mrs. Marilla Schoeppner, of Cumberland.
funeral Mass was held at ten o'clock Tuesday morning in
Draper, Walter W. Draper
Died March 31, 1975
Provided by Lena Kahrig Pettit, typed by Betty Lendon Matson
Walter W. Draper, 86, of
He was born in
Mr. Draper was a retired farmer and a member of The Bracken Ridge United Methodist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Mertie Billman Draper, also of The Fairview Manor Nursing Home at
Friends are being received at The Bauer and Turner Funeral Home in Woodsfield.
Funeral services will be held in their chapel this Thursday morning at
10:30 o'clock. Burial will be in The Bracken Ridge Cemetery near
Draper, Myrtie Draper
Mrs. Walter Draper
Died April 22, 1975
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Services for Mrs. Myrtie Draper, 85,
Friends may call at the funeral home today.
Mrs. Draper died Tuesday (April 22, 1975) in Fairview Manor Nursing Home, Beverly.
She was born, January 5, 1890, in
Mrs. Draper leaves two sisters, Mrs. Susie Mallett, Woodsfield, and Mrs. I.M. (Golda) Straight,
Colleen Clark Frichtel, 51, of
is survived by her husband Francis Frichtel and one sister, Mrs Frank (
The family will receive friends in John J. Lopatich Funeral, Latrobe starting at 3 p.m. Saturday then from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 daily. Funeral arrangements will be announced.
James R. Hensel
James Ralph Hensel, 69,
at 11:45 p.m. yesterday In
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Lee Hadley Funeral Home, Matamoras,
with burial in
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 this evening and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.
DIED: Jan. 31, 1975 BURIED: Feb. 3, 1975
Mrs. Freda Meeks, 70, Waverly,
Four sons and one daughter survive: Howard W. and Raymond, both of Waverly;
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Vaughan Funeral
Source: The Monroe Co. Beacon, Woodsfield, Ohio, May 8, 1975
Roger H. Kahrig, 34, of 859 Westphal Avenue, Whitehall, Columbus, died Sunday, May 4, 1975 at University Hospital in Columbus.
He was a member of the Reynoldsburg Church of Christ.
Surviving are his wife, Charlotte Kahrig, and one son, Kevin, of the home; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Kahrig, of Lewisville, Route 1, paternal grandmother, Mrs. Louise Kahrig, of Caldwell; eight brothers, Herman Kahrig, of Barnesville; Lester Kahrig, of Pataskala; Virgil Kahrig, of Marshallville; Rodney Kahrig, of Woodsfield Route; Kenneth Kahrig, of Jerusalem; Francis Kahrig, of Canton; Lloyd Kahrig, of Wooster, and William Kahrig, of Lewisville; five sisters, Martha Uppole, of Lewisville; Vera
Crock, of Massillon; Dortha Matz, of Dalton; Leora Cruise, of Wooster, and Doris Kahrig, with U.S. Army in Germany. One son and one daughter preceded him in death.
Funeral services were held Tuesday morning May 6th at ten o'clock in the Schoedinger East Chapel, Columbus, with Minister Gene Armstrong officiating. Interment and graveside services were held Tuesday afternoon at 2:45 o'clock in
Former Monroe Man Gets Transplant of Kidney April 9, 1968 at
Officials of the
Mr. Kahrig, a former
The assistant professor of surgery at the hospital in
[Source: The Monroe Co. Beacon,
Schwartz, Rosa Marie
Schwartz, Mrs. Rosa Marie, 85, of
Surviving are one son, Leslie Schwartz, and four daughters, Miss Esther Schwartz; Mrs. Robert (Viola) Weidermaier; Mrs Robert (Leona) Kibler and Mrs. Paul (Lucille) Wagner, all of the Bucyrus area; fifteen grandchildren; and twelve great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one grandchild and one brother.
Services were held Saturday afternoon at one o'clock
in the Wise Funeral Home at Bucyrus, with the Rev. E. Parker West, pastor of
the Epworth United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial was in
Hossman, Charles O. Hossman
Hossman, Charles O. ,81, of
Mr. Hossman was a member of the Lutheran Church of Miltonsburg, and a retired state Highway employee.
Surviving are his wife, Hazel Craig Hossman; one daughter, Mrs. Helen Agin, of North Ridgeville, Ohio; one foster daughter, Mrs. Myrtle Beckett, of Barnesville; one son, Bernard Hossman, of Cameron; two grandchildren; three foster grandchildren; two foster great-grandchildren; one brother, Wes Hossman , of Jerusalem; and one sister Mrs. Freida Claus, of Melbourne, Florida.
Friends were received at the Bauer and Turner
Funeral Home, Woodsfield,
where services were held Monday afternoon at one o'clock, with Rev. Thomas
Clark officiating. Burial was in
Flanagan, Mrs. Ida Belle Flanagan
Flanagan, Ida Belle, 85, of
Surviving are three sons; Harry Flanagan and Marion Flanagan, of Cleveland, and Donald Flanagan of Steubenville; three daughters, mrs. Zelma Summers of San Francisco, California; Mrs. Doris Beaver and Mrs. Minerva Cathers, of Sistersville; twenty-one grandchildren; twenty-three great grandchildren; ten great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Clarence Mikes, of Woodsfield and Albert Mikes, of Paden City, W.Va., and one sister, Mrs. Alma Patterson, of Paden City.
services were held Saturday morning, January 4th, at eleven o'clock in the
Cooper Funeral Home, Sistersville. Burial was in
Huffman, Virgil F. Huffman
Huffman, Virgil F., 64, of
Surviving are his mother, his wife, Kathryn Hicks
Huffman, and three sisters; Mrs. Louise Riggenbaugh, of
Services were held Sunday afternoon at two o'clock
in the Rush Funeral Home at
Source: The Courier Post,
June 10th, 1975. Of
**Submitter’s Note: Margie Hasson double checked the obituary and has given it as it reads. The “Friday 1 pm 8" is confusing. Perhaps it was a misprint.
F. P. Wilkerson Dies; Services Set Friday
Frederick Paul Wilkerson, 53, prominent churchman and World War I veteran, died Tuesday in his home, 1151 Tulep av.
He was former superintendent and treasurer of the
Born in Cameron, W. Va., Mr. Wilkerson had lived in
He leaves his wife, Eva; two daughters, Mrs. Marjorie Sutter of Akron and Mrs. Betty Mansell of Wolf Summit, W. Va.; two sons, Paul and Frederick of Akron; two sisters, Mrs. Lesta H. Crow of Cameron and Grace M. Wilkerson of Akron; two brothers, Oria M. of Chicago and James R. of Akron, and seven grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p. m. Friday in the
Friends may call at the residence after 4 o’clock today.
Mrs Clara Opal Hogue, 51, of
Friends were received at the Michener Funeral Home
where services were held Monday afternoonat two o'clock. Interment was in
NOTE; Clara Opal Allen) Hogue, was daughter of
Rebecca Piatt and John Allen, and had brothers, Harley Allen, Chester Allen,
deceased? two brothers, Hershel Allen and Ed Allen, and one sister, Della
Lee Woods, Sr., 90, of
A retired farmer, he was preceded in death by his wife Mary A Krieger Woods in 1958. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Freda Armbruster of Reisville, N.C., Mrs. Henry (Minnie) May of Route 1, Martins Ferry and Mrs. Joseph (Blanche) Murray of Grants, N.M.; three sons, Robert L. Woods, Jr. of Wheeling, Woodrow Woods, Route 1, Martins Ferry and Herbert Woods of Bellaire; three sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Weatherson of Mt. Pleasant, Miss Blanche Woods and Mrs. Erma Bailey of Bridgeport; 23 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jess Woods and Ellis Woods and a grandson, William Woods.
Friends will be received at the Heslop
Funeral Home, Martins Ferry, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday where services will be
Thursday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. D. Larry Kline
officiating. Burial in
Atkinson, Margaret J. Atkinson nee Calvert
Source: The Cambridge [Ohio] Jeffersonian; Tuesday, 26 August 1975
QUAKER CITY--Mrs. Margaret J. Atkinson, 74, Batesville,
died at 3:30 A.M. today (Aug. 26, 1975) at a Cambridge hospital where she had
been a patient since 1972.
She was born Sept. 9, 1900 in Houston, Texas, moving to Ohio with her family at an early age. She was the daughter of Ernest and Ada Everett Calvert and was a member of Batesville United Methodist Church and the past matron of Quaker City Chapter 177 Order of Eastern Star.
Mrs. Atkinson leaves one sister, Mrs. Florence Haupt, St. Clairsville; several cousins, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law. Her husband George, died March 22, 1972. Services for Mrs. Atkinson will be 2 P.M. Thursday at Eberle Funeral Home here, with burial to follow in Batesville Cemetery.
Calling hours at the funeral home will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Wednesday. Eastern Star services will be held there at 7:00 Wednesday.
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Harvey Schoonover- Harvey H. Schoonover, 59,
A son of the late John B. and Margaret Schneider McMahon, he was born at
He married Miss Elta Crum August 25, 1935 in Wellsburg,
Mr. McMahon was a member of the First Church of Christ of
include: his widow; daughter, Mrs. Margaret Ann Rothwell of
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother William H. McMahon.
Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at the Woodsfield First Church of Christ, Woodsfield, Ohio, with the Rev. Amon G. McSwords of the First Church of Christ, Painesville, officiating.
Burial will be in
Calling hours are 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Johnson Funeral Home,
Charles A. DeVoe
Source: The Monroe County Beacon, Woodsfield, Ohio, dated February 1976
Charles A. DeVoe, 66, of 3811 Twenty-third Avenue West, Bradenton, Florida, died Saturday, February 7, 1976, in Manatwee hospital at Bradenton. He was a native of
He was a 1927 graduate of
Surviving are his wife, Mary Brown DeVoe; two daughters, Mrs. Norma Watson, of
Services were held on Wednesday, February 11th, at the Bayshore Funeral Home. Burial was in
William G. Ackerman
Source: The Monroe County Beacon, Woodsfield, Ohio, dated August 12, 1976
William G. Ackerman, 50, of Woodsfield, died unexpectedly Saturday evening, August 7, 1976, at his home following an apparent heart attack.
Born at Woodsfield, September 22, 1925, he was the son of Mrs. Jessie Ackerman, of Woodsfield, and the late William Ackerman.
Mr. Ackerman was a partner in the Ackerman Brothers Garage in Woodsfield. He was a member of
338, Knights of Pythias, and Monroe Post No. 87, American Legion, all of Woodsfield. He was a veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his mother; his wife, Jean Hamilton Ackerman; two daughters, Mrs. Loren (Connie) Rothacher, of Sardis, Ohio, Route 2, and Mrs. Roger (Diane) Leasure, of Lewisville, Ohio, Route 1; one brother, Harold Ackerman, of Woodsfield; three sisters, Mrs. Eloise Smith, of Woodsfield; Mrs. Ruth Farmer, in England, and Mrs. Helen Strickling, of Woodsfield; one grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.
Friends were received at the Bauer and Turner Funeral Home.
Services were held in the Bauer and Turner Funeral Chapel on Wednesday afternoon at one o’clock, with the Reverend Gene Kraus officiating. Burial was in
Source: Memory card, November 2, 1976
Claremont Pfalzgraf, date of birth February 28, 1885; departed this life November 2, 1976; services Rockport United Methodist Church on November 6, 1976, Saturday at 2:00 p.m.; clergyman officiating Reverend Paul Knierim; interment Limestone Cemetery; arrangements by Leavitt Funeral Home on 403 Seventh Street in Parkersburg, West Virginia.
Otto B. Carpenter
Source: The Monroe County Beacon, Woodsfield, Ohio, dated November 1976
Otto B. Carpenter, 73, of Summerfield, Ohio, Route 1, died Thursday morning November 11, 1976, at eight o’clock, at his home following an extended
illness. A retired farmer and truck driver, Mr. Carpenter was born June 21, 1903, in
Mr. Carpenter leaves his wife, the former Ida Eschbaugh; three daughters, Mrs. Leanna Horton, of Zanesville, Ohio; Mrs. Kathleen Keylor, of Caldwell, Ohio, and Mrs. Linda Shreve, of Summerfield, Route 1; one son, Dwight James Carpenter, of Summerfield, Route 1; eleven grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Bertha Jackson, of Cambridge, Ohio; Miss Ellen Carpenter, of Salesville, Ohio, Mrs. Elizabeth Dollison, of Quaker City, Ohio; and one brother, Elza Carpenter, of Nashport.
Services were held Saturday afternoon at one o’clock in the Brubach Funeral Home at Summerfield, with the Evangelist Bernard Mason officiating. Burial was in
Cletis Edward DeLong
Source: Memory card, November 15, 1976
Cletis Edward DeLong, born February 4, 1918; died November 13, 1976; aged 58 years, 9 months, and 9 days; services at The Calais Church; Monday, November 15, 1976 at 1:00 p.m.; ministers officiating Reverend Myron K. Guiler and Reverend Philip B. Golden; burial in Calais Cemetery; arrangements by Brubach Funeral Home.
Wilbur Hudson Lendon age 52 died at his residents of
Surviving are his wife, Dulcie Danford Stallings,
whom he married Feb. 28, 1914; two sons. Lester Stallings of New Concord and
Ellis Stallings of
The body was taken to the Eberle Funeral Home in
Grover G Stallings
Jeffersonian Friday 17 September 1976
He was born Sept 26, 1884 in
Mr Stallings leaves his wife, the former Dulcie
Danford whom he married Feb 28, 1914; two sons, Lester Stallings, New Concord
R.D. 2, Ellis Stallings,
may call at Eberle Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the
funeral home with the Rev Mary Scales officiating. Burial will be in
The Blade (
Weldon Brownfield, Sr., 57, of
Mrs. Icie Elizabeth Hendershot, 76, of
One son and four daughters survive, Brady Hendershot, Mrs. Jessie Kehl and Mrs. Goldie Myers, all of Lower Salem Route 2; Mrs. Fay Wittekind, of Marietta Route 4; and Mrs. Marjorie Reed, of Marietta.
Mrs. Hendershot spent all her life in the
Services were held Monday afternoon at
12:30 o’clock in the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home,
Source: The Monroe County Beacon, dated, March 18,1976
Allen Edwin Highman , 61, of
Mr. Highman was a member of the Litchfield United Church of Christ Congregational and Masonic Lodge No. 385. He had been self-employed since retiring, after twenty years employed with the Gulf Oil Company.
Surviving are his wife, Bessie Craig Highman; three daughters, Mrs. Irma Ensign, of Sullivan, Ohio; Mrs. JoAnn Turner, of Medina and Mrs. Kathy Myers, of Spencer, Ohio; five sons, Richard Highman, of Sharon Center, Ohio; James, Paul, Kenneth and Ralph Highman, of Litchfield; eight grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Thelma Gibbons, of Woodsfield; two brothers, Burdette Highman, of Zanesville and Everett Highman, of St. Petersburg, Florida; his stepmother, Mrs. Alma Highman, and half brother, Ray Highman, of Woodsfield, Ohio.
Services were held
Wednesday afternoon, March 10th, at 1:30 o'clock at the Litchfield United
Church of Christ Congregational with Rev. Stanley Robinson officiating. Burial was in
Samuel Everett Jones, 88,
Preceded in death by his
wife Ella Hossman Jones, February 26, 1972, he is survived by a sister, Mrs.
Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home,
He was born March
10, 1889, in
Mr. Carpenter leaves one brother, Robert of Zanesville; three step-daughters, Mrs. Wayne (Opal) Brown, Barnesville, Mrs. Dallas (Shelda) Adkins, Belmont R.D. and Mrs. A.D. Fred (Norma) Hausch, Barberton.
Friends may call at Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Thursday.
Services will be at 1:30 P.M. at the funeral home with Rev. David Smith officiating. Other arrangements are incomplete.
His wife, the former Blanche Todd, died in 1947 and four brothers and five sisters are deceased.
Mr. Carpenter made
his home with Dale Mayberry, of
A retired coal miner, Mr. Carpenter leaves several nieces and nephews. Two sisters and one brother are deceased.
Friends may call at the Eberle Funeral Home,
was born in Byesville, May 8, 1915, son of F. A. Neuhart and the late Hazel
Mercer Neuhart. He worked for a
number of years at Floyd's Lumber Mill,
brother and a sister are deceased. Services
will be Thursday at 1 P.M. at the Eberle Funeral Home,
Cox, 80, of
Survivors include his wife, Irene Bell Cox, three sons, William Cox of Mathiston, Miss., and Robert and Paul Cox, both of Owensboro; four daughters, Georgia Dantic, Evelyn Duncan and Clara Alexander, all of Owensboro and Doris Bennett of Irvington; 16 grandchilren; 14 great-grandchildren; a sister, Rose Chappel of Tell City, Ind; and a half-sister , Emma Edwards of Long Beach, Calif.
Services are 10 a.m. Monday at
Hoge, Helen Hoge nee Korner
Hoge, Mrs. Helen Korner, 78, of
Preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Hoge, October 20, 1970, and one sister, Miss Gertrude Korner, March 30, 1974, she is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Sunday afternoon, February 15th
at two o'clock, in the Bauer and Turner Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Paul Price,
officiating. Burial was in
Hardy, Carrie Bell Hardy nee Lippencott
Hardy, Mrs. Carrie Bell ,79, of Coshocton, Route 4,
Lemuel and Clara Farra Lippencott. She was married to Charles R. Hardy, who died in October 1948. Mrs. Hardy was a member of the
Surviving are five sons, Rueben Hardy and Richard
Hardy, of Zanesville; Raymond Hardy, of Cambridge; Charles Hardy, Jr., of
Mansfield and Robert Hardy, of Coshocton, Route 4; four daughters, Mrs.
Mary Ellen Ford, of Zanesville; Mrs. Florence Hayes, of Coshocton, Route 4;
Mrs. Dorothy Snell, of Newscomerstown; and Mrs. Betty Gill, of Warren; one
sister, Mrs. Tillie
Bates, of Shadyside; thirty-three grandchildren; thirty great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Two sisters and five grandchildren preceded her in death.
Funeral services were held in the Thorn Funeral Home
Jones, Lewis Webster Jones
Jones, Lewis Webster, 91, of 810 Timberlane,
Surviving are two sons; the Rev. Herman Jones, of Galion and the Rev. Clarence F. Jones of Lima; two daughters, Mrs. Opal M. Tucker, of Canton, and Mrs. Alice Gill of Cambridge; thirteen grandchildren; forty-three great grandchildren; twenty-four great-great grandchildren, and two sisters; Mrs.Nonie Snell of Woodsfield, and Mrs. Nola Jones, of Canton.
His wife, the former Birdie Wright, died in 1966. One son, three brothers and two sisters are also deceased.
Services were held Wednesday afternoon, November
24th, at 1:30 o'clock in the
Howell, Andrew J. Howell
Howell, Andrew J. ,78, of
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Frank Malcuit, of
Orville, and Mrs. Royden Mann, of Wooster, Route 3; six sons, Clarence Howell,
of Jerusalem, Route 1; John Howell and Robert Howell, of Orville; Jack Howell
and George Howell , of Wooster, and Vernon Howell, of North Lawrence, Ohio;
twenty-seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one brother, John
Howell of Beallsville; one sister, Mrs Dorotha Long, of Rittman, and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Wednesday afternoon at one
o'clock in the Bauer and Turner Funeral Chapel. Burial was in
Edwards, Byron Vernon (Slim) Edwards
Edwards, Byron Vernon (Slim), 57, of
In 1942, he married Phyllis J. Adkinson, who
survives. Also surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Richard McKenna of Whipple; two
sons, John Edwards and Donn Edwards, of
His father, one sister, one brother and two grandchildren preceded him in death.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at two
o'clock in the Hadley Funeral Home at
Fulton, Clarence Lybert Fulton
Fulton, Clarence Lybert, 85,of Macksburg, Route 1,
died Wednesday noon, January 7, 1976.
He was born October 19, 1890, at
On April 16, 1919, he married Claire Williams, who died August 29, 1975.
Two sons and one daughter survive; Glen M. Fulton,
of Macksburg, Route; Leslie L. Fulton, of
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon,
January 10th, at one o'clock', in the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home,
Gallagher, Emma E. Gallagher nee Ulrich
Gallagher, Mrs. Emma E. Ulrich, 79, died Thursday
morning, January 22, 1976, at 10:15 o'clock, at Summit Acres Nursing Home,
Caldwell, following an extended illness.
She was born in
Surviving are two sons, Joseph N. Gallagher, of Malaga, and Gerald M. Gallagher, of Lore City; two daughters, Mrs. Paul (Leola) Brown, of Newark, and Mrs. Thomas (Martha) Perry, of Reynoldsburg; two step-daughters, Mrs. Everett (Mary) Starr, of Woodsfield, and Mrs. Walter (Pearl) Reischman, of Barnesville; one half-sister, Mrs. Pearl Tidrick, of Cambridge; one half-brother, Fred Van Note, of Kansas City, Kansas; twenty grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
Her husband, George Walter Gallagher, died September 4, 1953. One son also preceded her in death.
Friends were received at the Campbell-Plumly Funeral
Home in Barnesville, with the Eberle Funeral Home of Quaker City in charge of
arrangements. The Rosary was recited at
eight o'clock in the Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home in Barnesville. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday
morning at ten o'clock in St. Mary's Catholic Church at Temperanceville, with
Rev. Vincent Huber officiating. Burial was in St. Mary's
Gibson, Mrs. Frances V., 63, of
Surviving are her husband, Walter Gibson; one daughter,
Ruth Ann Garrett of Route 3, Millersburg; four sisters, Mrs. Arthur (
Two sisters are deceased.
Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at 1:30
o'clock in the Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home at Barnesville, with Evangelist
Danny Lamb and Evangelist Flavil Miller officiating. Burial was in
Grammer, Mildred A. Grammer nee Dunn
Grammer, Mrs. Mildred A,
and Estelle Dillon Dunn. Mrs. Grammer was a member of
Surviving are her husband,
Paul A, Grammer; two daughters, Terri J. Haid, of
Services were held Tuesday afternoon, November 16th at
two o'clock, in the Keller Funeral Home at Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Kenneth
Evans officiating. Burial was in
Elliott, Harry F. Elliott
Elliott, Harry F., 64,
of 206 Green Street, Woodsfield, died Wednesday afternoon, November 17,
1976, in Barnesville Hospital where he had been a patient two months.
Born in Woodsfield, February 6, 1912, he was a son of the late Glenn and
Maude Perry Elliott. A veteran of World War II, he was past Commander of Monroe Post No. 87, American Legion; Past Chefs-de-Gere of the 40 et B; a member of St. Sylvester's Church and Knights of Columbus. He also, was president of the Civil Service Employees Association.
Surviving are his wife, Gladys
Schumacher Elliott; four daughters, Mrs. Wilbert (Pat) Carpenter, of
Marshallsville, Ohio; Mrs. Robert (Marybel) Smithberger, of Sunbury, Ohio; Mrs.
Melvin (Judy) Kemp, of Bethesda, and Mrs. Robert (Harriet) Furbee, of Gahanna;
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucille Haren Elliott, on December 5, 1971.
Mass of Participation was held Saturday morning at eleven o'clock in St. Sylvester's Church, with Msgr. Robert A. Brown officiating. Burial was in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Ozark. Rosary devotions were held Friday evening at the Michner Funeral Home.
George H. Hines of Route 5 Greensburg, Pa. died
Thursday afternoon, Dec 16,1976. He was born February 3, 1898 in
Mr. Hines is survived by his wife Bernice Stoffel Hines; three daughters, Mrs. Helen Richardson, of Salt Lake City, Utah; Mrs. Georgia Taylor, of San Diego, California; and Mrs. Hazel Palmer, of Route 5, Greensburg, Pa.; two sons, Charles H. Hines, of Plesant Unity, Pa., and Phillip M. Hines, of Route 5 Greensburg; twenty one grandchildren, six great grandchildren,
three brothers, James Hines, of
Services were held Sunday, December 19th at the
James P. Gaut Funeral Home,
Starr, Creal B. Starr
Source: The Toledo [Ohio] Blade; Monday, June 7, 1976
Creal B. Starr, 62, of 1931 Newport Ave., died Saturday at his home. He was a machinist at the Spicer Transmission Division of Dana Corp., retiring in 1974. Surviving are his wife, Bernice; sons, George and John; daughter, Mrs. Jean Rogge; brother, Ralph, and sister, Mrs. Katherine Beile. Services will be Tuesday 2 p.m. in the H.H. Birkenkamp Mortuary, Trilby.
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Ora Hamilton, nee Confer
Source: The Monroe County Beacon, Woodsfield, Ohio, March 3, 1977
Mrs. Ora Hamilton, age 77, of Route 1, Woodsfield, died Saturday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Deloras Confer at Delaware, Ohio.
Mrs. Hamilton was born December 16, 1899, in
Mrs. Hamilton was a member of
She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Erma Jean Ackerman, of Woodsfield, Mrs. Deloras Confer, of Delaware, Ohio; one son, Harley Hamilton, of Route 1, Woodsfield; six grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
Friends were received at Bauer and Turner Funeral Home where services were held Tuesday afternoon with the Reverend Tom Clark officiating.
Burial was in
HOMER C., age 89, of 1891 Walnut St. SE, East
Sparta, passed away Wednesday morning [SUBMITTER'S NOTE: 18 Nov 1978] in
Aultman Hospital after an extended illness. He was born in
Ellis D. (Pete) Leach, 83, will be at 1 P.M. Friday at Brubach Funeral Home.
Evang. J. Bernard Mason will officiate and burial will be in
A retired farmer, Mr. Leach died at 10:45 A.M. Tuesday (Jan. 18, 1977) at his home following a long illness.
He was born Dec. 19, 1893, in
Mr. Leach leaves four daughters, Mrs. Charles (Betty) Casey, MT. Ephriam, Miss Phyllis Leach of the home, Mrs. Carl (Edith) Bates, West Lafayette, Mrs. John (Nancy) Moore, Coshocton; one son Clinton of West Lafayette; 14 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Kate Flood and Mrs. Jennie Flood, both of Zanesville, Mrs. Harriett Carpenter, Uhrichsville; and two brothers, Acel (Ace) Leach and Arch Leach, both of Quaker City. His wife, Maude died in April 1973.
SUMMERFIELD---Acel (Ace) Leach, 84, of Quaker City R.D. 1,
died at 4:40 P.M. Thursday at
DULLUM, Eddie B
Wilber E. Briggs, 49, of New Concord, Route 1, died
Wednesday night, May 25, 1977, of an apparent heart attack at the Clow Pipe
Nancy Ridgway Schwartz, 89, 244 W.
She was preceded in death by her husband Charles H.
are two daughters, Miss Nina Schwartz and Mrs. Beulah Meyer, both of
Additional notes: Date of death = March 23, 1977 Her mother was Nancy Elizabeth Beardmore
Swisher, Charles W. Swisher
Source: Saginaw (Michigan) News: 21 Jul 1977
Passed away early Thursday, morning July 21, 1977, at Saginaw General Hospital after a lingering illness. Age 64 years. He was born May 16, 1913, in Middleport, Ohio. He was a member of the Swan Valley United Methodist Church, the Solar Lodge No. 592 of Saginaw, also the Evangeline Chapter of the Eastern Star in Middleport, Ohio. He served with the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was employed by the Grey Iron Foundry for 27 years, retiring in June of 1976. He married Katie Turner Dec. 26, 1942 in Toledo, Ohio. She survives him. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will take place 1:00 p.m. Saturday at the Case Chapel, 409 Adams St. Rev. Terry Allen will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. The Solar Lodge No. 592 will conduct a commital service. Friends may call at the chapel from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday.
Coughlan, Elmer J. Coughlan
Source: The Wheeling [West Virginia] Register; 26 Sep 1977
COUGHLAN, Elmer, J., 72, of Garden Park Terrace, Warwood, formerly of 2638 1/2 Chapline St., Wheeling, died Sunday in Wheeling Hospital. He was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, and retired secretary of the Wheeling Eagles. Surviving are his wife, Helen A. McManus Coughlan; a daughter, Mrs. James (Maureen) Thompson of Wheeling; two sons, Elmer F. of Wheeling and Paul W. of Sterling Heights, Mich.; two sisters, Katherine Hatch of Martins Ferry, Regina Marquart of Wheeling; a brother, Frank Coughlan of Wheeling; eight grandchildren. Friends received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, , 7-9 p.m. Monday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Arrangements are incomplete.
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Ida Taylor, nee Young
Source: Newspaper clipping, Dec. 1978
Mrs. C.B. Taylor, 95, Woodsfield, Ohio R. D. 3, died Thursday, December 28, 1978, at Barnesville Hospital, Barnesville, Ohio following an illness.
She was born June 1, 1883, at
She leaves several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call until 9 p.m. today at Bauer and Turner Funeral Home,
Cora Haney, 82, of
Surviving are her husband, James O. Haney; two sons, Austin of Akron, Ohio and Leslie of Ravenna, Ohio; four daughters, Mrs. Elmer (Carrie) Boney of Canton, Ohio, Mrs. Boyd (Violet) Ring of Beallsville, Mrs. Emil (Anna) Piatt of Marietta, Ohio and Mrs. Ray (Grace) Cline of Lima, Ohio; 30 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday
in Pleasant Ridge Church of Christ,
James O. Haney, age 93,
He was preceded in death by his wife Cora Williams Haney in 1978 & two sons - Ralph Haney & an infant son, also 9 brothers & sisters, 1granddaughter, and 1 great grandson.
He is survived by 2 sons: Austin Haney, Akron Ohio; Lesle Haney, Ravenna, Ohio; 4 daughters - Mrs. Elmer (Corrie) Boney, Canton; Mrs. Emil (Anna) Piatt, Marietta; Mrs. Ray (Grace) Cline, Newport, Ohio; Mrs. Boyd (Violet) Ring, Beallsville, Ohio; 30 grandchildren and also several great-grandchildren.
Friends were received at the
Bauer-Turner Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Thursday, July 9, 1987 where funeral
services will be held Friday, July 10, 1987 with Minister Franklin Love
officiating. Burial was in the
Mrs. Ida M. Perry, 90, of
Survivors include two
daughters, Mrs. Willard (Dorothy) Lantz of Massillon and Mrs. Audrey Lynch of
The funeral will be held
Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Gordon-Shaidnagle-Hollinger Funeral Home with the
officiating pastor to be named later.
Interment will be made in
Mark Anthony Blackstone, 14, of Route 1,
Surviving in addition to his parents are four brothers, Charles Jr., Gregory, Mitchell and Jason, of the home; four sisters, Rebecca, Marilyn, Pamela and Karen, of the home; and his paternal grandmother, Mrs. Mildred Blackstone of Lewisville, Route 1.
devotions were held on Friday. Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday
morning with burial in the
Funeral services for T. K. (Keyser) Brownfield, 77,
were held on Wednesday March 15 at 1 p. m. at the Henderson-Johnson Funeral
Surviving are his wife, Mildred Carpenter Brownfield;
two sons, Irvin A. of
Burial was made in
Among those attending the services were Adelia
Graham, Mary Bowen, Josephine Lucas, Gladys Brownfield, Stella Mitchell, Bessie
Bunting, Mary Lou Broomhall and Mr. and Mrs. Ed Starr, all of Barnesville; May
Huffman and Chloe Kirkbride of
Hinderlong, Emma L.
Hinderlong nee Yoss
Died: March 1, 1978
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Mrs. Emma L. Hinderlong, 86, of
She was born June 5, 1892, at
Mrs. Hinderlong was a member Of The Sardis Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Hinderlong, in 1964, and a son Sterling Hinderlong, in 1977.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Bernard (
Funeral services were held at The Rush Funeral Home,
Wilbur Leroy Hogue, 68, of Graysville Rt. 1, died Monday
evening, July 9, 1978 at 10:30 p.m. in
March 1978 newspaper
Isaac Kirkbride, 71, of Jerusalem Route 1, died Friday afternoon, September 8,
He was born February 10, 1907, in
Mr. Kirkbride was a member of the Bush Church of Christ near
Surviving are his wife, Edna Truex Kirkbride; ; two sons, Marvin Kirkbride of
Woodsfield, and Ronald Kirkbride, of
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the Bush Church of Christ with
Minister James Gallagher officiating. Burial was in the
SUMMERFIELD---Mrs. Rebecca J. Leach, 81, Quaker City R.D.1,
died at 6:35 A.M. today (Sept. 25, 1978) at Summit Acres Nursing Home,
Caldwell, where she was a patient one day. She
was born Sept. 9, 1897, near
Mrs. Frances McCullick, 68, of
She was born Dec. 24, 1909 in
A daughter, Mrs. Patricia Hedrick of
There are 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the McClure-Schafer Funeral Home.
SUMMERFIELD---Mrs. Pearl S. Hannahs, 64, of Summerfield R.D. 1 (
Mrs. Hannahs was preceded in death by her husband, Ervin in 1961. She leaves her daughter, Mrs. Roger (Emma) Buck of Lower Salem R.D. 1; a son, Edsel Hayes of Summerfield R.D.1; two sisters, Mrs. Olive Pierce of Quaker City R.D. 1 and Mrs. Shirley Delong of Woodsfield R.D. 3; a brother Oather Hayes of Barnesville R.D. 1; seven grandchildren. Three brothers are deceased.
Calling hours at
Brubach Funeral Home in Summerfield are on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Services will be held 1 p.m. at
Mrs. Mae F. Hannahs, 77, of Summerfield died at 10:07 a.m. Saturday at Good Samaritan Medical Center following a short illness.
Born May 17, 1900
She leaves her husband, Forest Hannahs, whom she married Nov. 18, 1916; six sons Gerald and Marvin of Little Rock, Ark., Roy of Salesville, Herman (Jake) of Pleasant City, Myron of Rootstown and Harlan (Toby) of Diamond; three daughters, Mrs. Ruth Craig of Diamond and Mrs. Midge Loukas and Mrs, Myrle Lyons of North Canton; 38 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and three sisters, Ange Wehr of Batesville, Pauline Carpenter of Lewisville Route 2 and Mary Ann Coultas of Zanesville.
Friends may call 2
to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Brubach Funeral Home, Summerfield. Services will
be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at
10 Apr 1978 The Times Leader, Martins Ferry,
Wesley H. Dierkes, 85, of
He was a retired farmer and a member of the
He was preceded in death by one son, Robert.
Surviving are his wife, Lula Lude Dierkes; five daughter, Mrs. Martha Ryser of Hubbard, Mrs. Wanda Ruggles and Mrs Esther Graham both of North Jackson, Mrs. Edith Truitt of Berlin Center, and Mrs. Joan Copplinger of Giard; three sons, James of New Middletown, David and Paul both of North Jackson; 36 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Friends received today 7 to 9 at the Lane Austintown Chapel, Austintown, where services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. Burial in
Source: Times-Herald [
George Wear, 68, of
A native of Friend,
Wear is survived by his wife, Mildred; four sons, Donald,
Funeral will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Wiggins Funeral Home with the Rev. Hugh Stewart of the First Presbyterian Church officiating.
Private intombment will be in Skyview Memorial Lawn. Friends may call after 9 a.m. today at the Wiggins Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lung Association
of Contra Costa-Solano,
Source: The Wetzel Democrat, New
Raymond A. Wright, 44, of
Surviving are his wife, Lois Kelley Wright; three sons, Mike of Pine Grove, Tony and Greg both at home, a daughter, Stacy Wright at home; a sister, Ethel Mae Elson of Reader, W.Va.
Friends were received at the Palmer Funeral Home, Pine
Grove, where services were held Friday.
Interment in K of P Cemetery,
Clesson Cecil Morris, 80, of
He was born July 15, 1898 at Wingett Run, a son of the late William and Emma Moose Morris.
He had lived in
Surviving are his wife, the former Ruth Dye, whom he married Nov. 6, 1971; a son Ray of Fenton, Mich.; two stepsons, Fred Dye of Marietta and John Dye of Youngstown; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Mary Sprague of San Antonio, Texas; five grandchildren, a great-grandson; 15 stepgrandchildren, and seven stepgreat-grandchildren; and a brother Oval D. of Marietta.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Mary Steed, whom he married Nov. 14, 1922. She died Jan. 11, 1965. He was also preceded in death by a son, a stepson, three brothers and a sister.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Cawley &
Peoples Funeral Home with the Rev. James D. Shotwell officiating. Burial will be in
Morris, Roy C.---
Mr. Morris was born in
Surviving are: wife, Anna Patricia; 2 sons, Randall C. of Grand Rapids, and Michael R. of Three Rivers; 3 daughters, Cheryl of Flint, Colleen at home and Kathy at home; grandson, Jason; father, Clesson C. of Marietta, Ohio; brother, Ray of Fenton.
Arrangements by Bowles Funeral Inc.,
*Submitter's note: The marriage date that appeared in the newspaper was a typo. It should have been 1949, not 1929.
Paulus, Herbert Paulus
Source: newspaper obituary from Redlands, California; Monday, 20 Feb 1978
Herbert Paulus dies here at age of 80
Herbert C. Paulus, 1221 West Palm avenue, a Redlands resident for 18 years, died here Friday at the age of 80.
Mr. Paulus, a native of Woodsfield, Ohio, became active in the community after moving to Redlands. He was a member of the Redlands Rotary club, Redlands Lodge 300 F & AM and affiliated with the Masonic order for 53 years; a member of Redlands Lawn Bowling club and Smiley Heights AARP chapter.
He served with the U.S. Navy during World War I.
Mr. Paulus leaves his wife, Ruth, of Redlands; a son, John L. Paulus, M.D., and a daughter, Mrs. Ruth A. Senour, both of Redlands; a brother, John L. Paulus of Massillon, Ohio; two sisters, Mrs. Edna Niesz of Massillon and Mrs. Ethel Christman of Woodsfield, Ohio; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wedneday at the F. Arthur Cortner chapel with Rev. John D. Foerster, pastor of the First Evangelical Lutheran church, and officers of Redlands Masonic Lodge officiating. Entombment will be at Hillside Memorial Park.
The family suggests that friends who wish may make memorial contributions in Mr. Paulus' name to the Rotary Youth Fund, care of Roy Coble, P.O. Box 368, Redlands.
Coughlan, Oma M. Coughlan, nee Hendershot
Source: The Wheeling, West Virginia, Register; 19 Feb 1978
COUGHLAN, Oma M., 78, of 517 S. Huron St., Wheeling, died Friday at Wheeling Hospital. She was a member of Thomson Methodist Church, Wheeling. Surviving are her husband, Frank Coughlan; one son, Harold of Wheeling; two daughters, Mrs. Sidney (Eileen J.) Kunz of Wheeling and Mrs. Sonny (Leona) Wilkinson, both of Wheeling; three sisters, Mrs. Evelyn Sammeth of Barton, Gladys Kieger and Dorothy Levinski, both of Ypislanti, Mich.; one brother, Melvin Hendershot of Anaheim, Calif.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Friends received at the Wilson Funeral Home, Bridgeport, from 12-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Interment in Linwood Cemetery.
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Ruth B. Bennett
Source: Newspaper clipping, June 4, 1979
Ruth B. Bennett, born September 19, 1911, and passed away June 1, 1979, at age 67. She was of Route 1,
Funeral services Monday, June 4, 1979, at 1 p.m. at Hopkins Funeral Home, 34 S. Cleveland Ave., Mogadore, Ohio with the Reverend Tommy Mills officiating.
Vesta Morris, route 3, Woodsfield died June 23,1979
at the Barnesville hospital. She was born in
She was preceded in death by her husband Elmer Morris and one brother Russell A. Morris, surviving are two daughters and three sons: Mrs. John (Clara) Crawford of Dover; Jesse Morris of Massion; Mrs. Edsel (Dorothy) Hannah’s of Summerfield, Rt.1; Dale Morris of Woodsfield Rt.3 and Roger Morris of the home.
Thirteen grandchildren and one great grandchild.
One brother, Clarence Morris of Ashland, six sisters, Edna Huntsman of Toronto, Nellie Matz, Kathleen (Kathryn) Piatt, Bertha Longdon, Nettie McCammon all of Ashland, Estelle Schaub of Lewisville; one step-son Ermie Morris of Woodsfield, several nieces and nephews completes the family circle. Vesta is buried in Calais Cemetery Calais, Ohio
The family wishes to thank everyone who helped in any way at this time of sorrow. Your thoughtfulness will always be remembered.
Vesta Morris family
Services for Ruth Frances Booth, 54, of
Mrs. Booth died Saturday afternoon at
She lived in
Her husband, Orville J. Booth died in 1969. Surviving are four sons: Rick Booth and Alva Booth, both of the home, and Mike and Larry Booth, both of Newark: three daughters; Mrs. Donald (Gail) Hess of Granville, and Patty and Anita Booth, both of the home; one sister, Mrs. Anita Ochoa of Detroit, Mich.; one brother Raymond Morris of Pataskala; and three grandchildren.
Calling hours are 7 to 9 tonight and 7 to 9 Tuesday in the funeral home.
Jeffersonian Wednesday 12 December 1979
Sarahsville - John Mendenhall 75, of
Sarahsville R.D. 1, Mt Ephraim, died at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday Dec 11, 1979 at
Mr Mendenhall leaves his wife, Ardith Danford Mendenhall of the home; a son John of the home; two daughters, Mrs Glen (Wilma) Bates of Sarahsville; and Mrs Austin (Ruth Anna) Hannahs of Sarahsville R.D. 1; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers, Joe of Canton and Calvin of Caldwell; two sisters, Mrs Angie Watson and Mrs Ida Bates, both of Caldwell.
Friends may call Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McVay Funeral Home, Caldwell. The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev Don Christensen officiating.
(Source: The Spirit of Democracy,Oct 19,1979)
Lily Gay Morris, 85, of Woodsfield, died, Friday,
October 12,1979, in the
Friends were received at the Gardner Funeral Home,
where services were held Monday. Interment in
Dickey, Thomas O. Dickey
Died, January 8, 1979
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Thomas O. Dickey, 88,
January 8, 1979, in
He was born November 29, 1890, in
He was a former owner and operator of the Woodsfield Hatchery, a member of The Methodist Church, Woodsfield, and a veteran of World War I. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 189, K of P Lodge, American Legion Post No. 87, World War I Veterans and the 40 & 8.
Surviving are his wife, Clara Walt Dickey; one son, Dr. T.O.Dickey of Glen Dale; one daughter, Mrs. Thomas A. (
Services were held on Wednesday, January 10 in Woodsfield with Rev. Paul Price officiating. Burial was in the
Carpenter, 82, of Barnesville R. D. 1, died at
He was born in
He was preceded in death by his wife, Zelma, in 1976.
He leaves two daughters, Mrs. Marjorie Rinker and Mrs. Mary Stevens, both of Newark; a son, Lawrence Carpenter of Newark; and eight stepsons, Gordon Carpenter of Barnesville, William Carpenter of Doyestown, Lloyd Carpenter, of West Salem, John Carpenter, of McConnellsville, Virgil Carpenter of Circleville; Leonard Carpenter of Grandville, Norman Carpenter of Florida and Kenneth Carpenter of Ashland; two sisters, Mrs. Atha Hashman of Barnesville and Mrs. Leland Long of Barnesville R. D. 2 and seven grandchildren.
Friends may call
at Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home, Barnesville, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9
P.M. Services will be held at the
funeral home Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 P.M. with Evangelist James Gallagher
officiating. Burial will be
Source: The Jeffersonian,
Carpenter, 78, of
He was born in
Mr. Carpenter leaves four sons, Kenneth of Fredericktown and Robert, Richard and Donald all of Barnesville; three daughters, Mrs. Sam (Ruth) Allar, Crown City and Mrs. Robert (Jeannette) Hall and Sue Boulet, both of Barnesville; 22 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home after 1 P.M. Sunday. Services will be there Monday at 1:30 P.M. Burial will follow in the Southern Cemetery, Barnesville.
Source: The Jeffersonian,
BARNESVILLE---Mrs. Hazel A.
Carpenter, 77, of
She was preceded in death by two sons, four brothers and one sister.
Mrs. Carpenter leaves her husband, Bernard at home; four sons, Kenneth Carpenter of Fredicktown, Robert Carpenter, Richard Carpenter and Donald Carpenter, all of Barnesville; three daughters, Mrs. Sam (Ruth Ann) Aller** of Gallipolis; Mrs. Robert (Jeanette) Hall and Sue Boulet, both of Barnesville; two brothers, Lawrence Bunting and Roy Bunting, both of Barnesville, three sisters, Mrs. Ray McCort, Mrs. Rose Huntsman, both of Barnesville and Mrs. Sylvia Pierce of North Olmsted; 22 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call after 2:30 P.M. Thursday at Campbell-Plumly Funeral Home, where services will be held Friday at 1:30 with Evangelist James Gallagher officiating. Burial will be in Southern Cemetery, Barnesville.
* We have her mother as Lucetta L. Morris.
** The other obituaries submitted for this family at this time spell this name Allar.
Lula A. Dierkes nee Lude NORTH JACKSON –
Jan 8 1979 Youngstown Vindicator
Mrs. Lula A. Dierkes, 80, of 2818 Gault Road, died of a cerebral hemorrhage at 9:25 p.m. Sunday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Wanda Ruggles, 10750 Blott Road.
Mrs. Dierkes was born April 8, 1898, in Clarington, a daughter of Jacob and Emma Wichterman Lude, and came here 56 years ago. She was a member of the First Federated Church of North Jackson and its King's Daughters Class and Women's Fellowship. Her husband, Wesley H., whom she married in June 1916, died in April 1978.
She leaves five daughters, Mrs. Martha Ryser of Hubbard, Mrs. Ruggles and Mrs. Esther Graham, both of North Jackson, Mrs. Edith Truitt of Berlin Center, and Mrs. Joan Coppinger of Girard; three sons, James of New Middletown,and David and Paul , both of North Jackson; a sister, Miss Ada Lude, of Clarington; two brothers, Albert Lude of Clarington and Edwin Lude of Canton; 36 grandchildren; and 20 great grandchilden. A son , Robert died in 1963.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Lane Funeral Home,
Lula A., 80, of 2818 Gault road
She was born in Tyler Co., W. Va. and had lived in the
She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, William H. and
Kathleene Morris, of Akron; daughter, Mrs. Carl (Margie) Emery, of Barberton;
daughter-in-law, Mrs. Florence Morris, Sistersville, W. Va.; grandchildren,
William Dawney Morris, Wickliffe and William A. Morris, of Akron, Elizabeth
Anne Sisson, of Springfield Township, Susie Morris, Parkersburg, W. Va.,
Sharron Minard, Carla Sharier and Dawn Boord, all of Barberton; nine
great-grandchildren. Sisters, Mrs,
Robert (Audry) Flesher, Sistersville, W.
Funeral services Saturday 3 p.m. from the Hopkins Funeral
Matz, Olive M. Matz nee Cypert
Source--Monroe County Beacon Woodsfield,
Published--May 3, 1979
Mrs. Olive Melissa Matz, age 68, of
She was a retired librarian from
She is survived by her husband, Leland (Lee); sons, Marvin of North Ridgeville, and David of New York; daughters, Mary Stewart of Mt. Gilead, Ohio and Martha Dale of farmington, Mass.; 1 grandchild, Peter Stewart.
Memorial services will be held Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. at Cook and Son. Funeral Home Chapel,
Richard Daugherty, 61, of Route 1, Bergholz, died Saturday, March 31, (1979) at
Source: Daily Jeffersonian, dated June 17, 1980
Woodsfield-Hudson H. Workman, 91, of
His first wife, Vernice Heslop Workman, died in 1956 and his second wife, Elizabeth Belford Workman died in 1971.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Arthur (Dorothy) Brown of Shadyside and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call 3 to 9 p.m. Friday at
Bauer and Turner Funeral Home at Woodsfield where services will be held at 10
a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in
She was born at
She was married to William Rode who preceded her in death.
She is survived by one stepson, Perry Rode of Thornton and
one brother, Walter McCurdy of
Funeral services and interment will be at
Katherine Gale McCurdy, 91, former resident of 108
She was born March 2, 1889 at Mile Run to Thomas and Mary Miller Van Wey. She was a member of the Willow Springs Chapel at Mile Run.
Oct. 3, 1908, she married Louis Roush, who preceded her in death. She was later married to Pearl McCurdy. He died in 1934.
She is survived by four grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and a number of nephews and nieces.
She was also preceded in death by one grandson, five brothers, four sisters and two sons, Carl and Homer Roush.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the
McClure-Schafer Funeral Home. Burial
will be in
Friends may call at the funeral home from Monday morning until the hour of the service.
Source: newspaper clipping
A buyer for Morgan Engineering Co., Jack Dick Perkins Sr., 46, 27084 Lake Point Drive, Beloit, died Thursday evening at 8:50 p.m. at Cleveland University Hospital after a six-month illness.
Mr. Perkins was born May 14, 1934, in
His wife, Juanita (Lucas) Perkins, survives. Also surviving are three sons, Jeff Guildoo
The Rev. Peter
Matthewson will officiate services Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Gednetz Funeral Home
with burial following in
Source: Wetzel Chronicle, New
Leslie J. Staley, 49, of RD 1 Middlebourne, died Monday at
Surviving are his parents, Leslie C. and Vashti Fluharty Staley; a daughter, Carla Staley of New Martinsville; a stepdaughter, Constance Greathouse Beegle of Colliers; two sisters, Mrs. Lee (Imogene) Fetty of Pine Grove and Mrs. Carl (Wanda) Lancaster of Porters Falls; two brothers, Karl of Reader and Robert of Middlebourne.
Friends were received at the Ratcliffe Funeral Home, New
Martinsville, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, where services were held at 1
p.m. Thursday. Evangelist John
Underwood officiated. Interment in
Source: The Villisca Review,
JOHN DALE STALDER, son of W.O. and Lulu Bower Stalder, was
born on April 24, 1906. He passed away
Dale was born in
Dale worked as a carpenter, electrician and state hospital employee most of his life. He has been retired the past few years.
He is survived by his wife Frances, son Larry Dean, daughter-in-law Ann Marie, grandson, Shane Allen; four sisters, Ruby Greenfield of Villisca, Esther Anderson of Tarkio; Ruth Lampe of Winterset and Marie Pullen of Denver; one brother Harold of Dawnington, Penn; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, stepmother, one brother and grandson.
Services were held Saturday, April 19, 1980 at the Wolfe
Funeral Home in
Music was provided by Mrs. Hartford Cooper, organist and
Mr. Hartford Cooper, soloist. Musical,
selections were “
Honorary casketbearers were Julius March,
Casketbearers were Jerold Greenfield, Lee Fulton, Sam Maynard, Dennis Martin, Jim Hensley, Ed Greenfield, Donald Pullen and Roger Harmon.
Masonic rites were conducted by Iroquois Lodge No. 590.
Interment was in the
The funeral of Mrs. Lillian M. Henry, 95, who died Monday,
Sept. 15, at
The Rev. Phillip Hayes of the First Christian church
officiated. Lloyd Edwards sang
"Beyond the Sunset" and "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere," and
Mrs. Lee Wagner was organist. The
pallbearers were George Grauerholz, Don Hanson, Floyd Hite, Mike Hooker, Frank
Pierce, and Wayne Sandberg. Burial was
Lilly Mae Woodring, daughter of Nathan and Lavina Woodring,
was born at
Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Stella Spurrier of
She was preceded in death by a son, Roy G. Drew; three husbands, Claud G. Drew, Alvin VanCurren, and Frank Henry; and four brothers.
Coughlan, Helen A. Coughlan, nee McManus
Source: The Wheeling [West Virginia] Register; 13 March 1980
Coughlan, Helen A. McManus, 79, of Rd. 3, Elm Grove, died Thursday at home. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer J. Couglan in 1977. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. James (Maureen) Thompson with whom she resided; two sons, Elmer F. of Wheeling and Paul W. of Sterling Heights, Mich.; eight grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Final arrangements are incomplete.
Swisher, Katie A. Swisher, nee Turner
Source: Saginaw (Michigan) News; 3 Jun 1980
Passed away Monday evening, June 2, 1980, at her home after a lengthy illness. Age 70 years. Katie Turner was born Sept. 27, 1909, in Woodsfield, Ohio. She was married to Charles W. Swisher in 1942. He predeceased her in 1977. Mrs. Swisher was a member of the Eastern Stars Evangeline Chapter No. 172 of Middleport, Ohio. She was a member of the Swan Valley Methodist Church. Surviving are five sisters and one brother, Roger Turner, Olney, Ill.; Mrs. Bessie Walters, Saginaw; Billie Palmer, Gladwin; Bernice Starr, Toledo, Ohio; Mary Agin, Circleville, Ohio; Nell Jones, Graysville, Ohio; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will take place 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the Case Chapel, 409 Adams St. Rev. Gordon Nusz will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the chapel from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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