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April 2002

Abbie C. Weaver
 
Name: Abbie C. Weaver
Age: 78
Address: Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 24, 2002
Time of Death: 10:53 p.m.
Place of Death: Palmetto, Florida
Date of Birth: May 24, 1923
Place of Birth: Jackson Twp., Shelby Co., Ohio
Name of Father: William Klopfenstein (d)
Name of Mother: Cora A. Hoffman Klopfenstein (d)
Name of Spouse: Virgil C. Weaver
Date of Marriage: October 6, 1945

Occupation: Formerly employed at Airstream Credit Union and was a Homemaker

Memberships:
Grace Lutheran Church, Jackson Center, Ohio
Charter Member of Farm Bureau Council #3

Survivors:
Husband: Virgil C.
1 Daughter: Phyllis (William) Ontrop, Center Valley, Pennsylvania
2 Sons: Dennis (Sandy) Weaver, Jackson Center, Ohio
Rick (Barb) Weaver, Quincy, Ohio
7 Grandchildren: Kathy, Kristy, Andy, Jennifer, Jaime, Lori & Chad
1 Sister: Mildred Baughman, Maplewood, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 1 Infant Sister


 

Urban W. Westrick
 
Name: Urban W. Westrick
Age: 79
Address: Avondale, Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 17, 2002
Time of Death: 8:00 p.m.
Place of Death: 2221 Oak Street, Maria Stein, Ohio (home of son, Keith)
Date of Birth: April 28, 1922
Place of Birth: Leipsic, Ohio
Name of Father: Adam Westrick (d)
Name of Mother: Margaret Faber Westrick (d)
Name of Spouse: Mary Jane Burkhart Westrick
Date of Marriage: August 24, 1946

Occupation: Former salesman & manager of Harvey Equipment, Lima, Ohio.
Retired from Streakers, Minster, Ohio and was also a farmer

Memberships:
Army Air Corps Veteran of WWII having served in the 8th & 15th Air Force. He participated in 50 combat missions over Germany & the European Theatre having received the Air Medal and Oak Leaf Cluster.
St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio
VFW Post #9381, Ada, Ohio where he was a life member and also was Past Commander from 1976 - 1977 & 1977 - 1978
Father Anthony Wolf Council #4378 K of C, Russells Point, Ohio
F.O. Eagles #3615, Lakeview, Ohio
Charter Member of New Bavaria, Ohio VFW

Survivors:
Wife: Mary Jane
2 Sons: Wayne (Kathy) Westrick, Ottawa, Ohio
Keith (Sheila) Westrick, Maria Stein, Ohio
5 Grandchildren: Eric, Adam, Matthew, Stephanie & Dawn
3 Great-Grandchildren: Maidge, Alex & Ashton
1 Sister: Edna Okuley, New Bavaria, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 1 Son: Steven Lynn, 2 Brothers: Leo & Albert & 1 Sister: Viola


 

Jean T. Hooker
 
Name: Jean T. Hooker
Age: 66
Address: Russells Point, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 17, 2002
Time of Death: 9:50 a.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Birth: March 4, 1936
Place of Birth: Cleveland, Ohio
Name of Father: Herman Osborne (d)
Name of Mother: Edith Tilghman Osborne (d)
Name of Spouse: Herbert "Bud" Hooker
Date of Marriage: September 30, 1955

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships:
Lewistown United Methodist Church, Lewistown, Ohio
Indian Lakes Eagles #3615 F.O.E., Lakeview, Ohio
Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39, Lakeview, Ohio

Survivors:
Husband: Bud
4 Daughters: Terry (David) Kaminski, Brunswick Hills, Ohio
Becky (Buster) Clem, Seville, Ohio
Tracy (Eric) Braun, Currituck, North Carolina
Brenda Hooker, Bellefontaine, Ohio
2 Sons: Michael (Diana) Hooker, Lakeview, Ohio
Herbert (Tammy) Hooker, Hooksett, New Hampshire
17 Grandchildren
2 Great-Grandchildren
1 Sister: Dorothy Turner, Broadview Heights, Ohio
1 Brother: Arthur (Katie) Osborne, Aiken, South Carolina

Preceded in death by:

Erma K. Stotts
 
Name: Erma K. Stotts
Age: 79
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 17, 2002
Time of Death: 9:00 p.m.
Place of Death: Heartland of Indian Lake Rehab, Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Birth: January 22, 1923
Place of Birth: Waynesfield, Ohio
Name of Father: Arthur Andrews (d)
Name of Mother: Lenora Cummins Andrews (d)
Name of Spouse: Robert L. Stotts
Date of Marriage: April 21, 1946

Occupation: Homemaker and formerly employed at Gray's Orange Barn, New Hampshire, Ohio

Memberships: Former member of Waynesfield United Methodist Church

Survivors:
Husband: Robert
2 Sons: Randall (Patty) Stotts, Tega Cay, South Carolina
Kevin (Suellyn) Stotts, Worthington, Ohio
3 Granddaughters: Erin, Krysten & Rhian
1 Sister: Margaret Heileman, Lima, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 2 Brothers: Myron & Morris Andrews

 

Berniece M. Deardurff
 
Name: Berniece M. Deardurff
Age: 86
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, April 14, 2002
Time of Death: 4:41 a.m.
Place of Death: Heartland of Bellefontaine
Date of Birth: March 7, 1916
Place of Birth: Lima, Ohio
Name of Father: Oliver E. McKee (d)
Name of Mother: Edith Moots Waters McKee (d)
Name of Spouse: Franklin E. Deardurff (died 12/14/77)
Date of Marriage: July 21, 1934

Occupation: Retired Village Librarian & Village Clerk, Lakeview, Ohio

Memberships:

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Joyce (Donald E.) Smith, Wapakoneta, Ohio
4 Sons: Joe E. (Ella Jane) Deardurff, Huntsville, Ohio
Richard A. (Susan) Deardurff, Huntsville, Ohio
Paul F. (Beverly) Deardurff, Belle Center, Ohio
Everett E. (Dody) Deardurff, Wapakoneta, Ohio
16 Grandchildren
16 Great Grandchildren
1 Great Great Grandson
3 Sisters: Sylvia Haggard, Lima, Ohio
Maxine Watkins, Marysville, Ohio
Grace (Roger) Brockman, Imperial Beach, California
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by:
2 Half Brothers: Harold Waters & Robert Waters


 

George W. Sorreles
 
Name: George W. Sorreles
Age: 67
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, April 12, 2002
Time of Death: 10:12 p.m.
Place of Death: St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: September 23, 1934
Place of Birth: Marion, Ohio
Name of Father: George W. Sorreles (d)
Name of Mother: Virginia W. Custer Sorreles (d)
Name of Spouse: Eva Jean Stephens
Date of Marriage: April 27, 1956

Occupation: Retired Executive Vice President of Marion County Bank

Memberships: Grace Baptist Church, Marion, Ohio
Military Veteran of the US Air Force
Former Member of the Moose & Eagles Lodges for many years

Survivors:
Wife: Jean
2 Sons: Tim (Davelyn) Sorreles, Clarksville, Tennessee
George W. "Butch" (Karen) Sorreles, Jr., Bellefontaine, Ohio
5 Grandchildren: Rachael, Hannah & Shawn Sorreles
Niki & Kaysee Sorreles
2 Sisters: Margaretta (Bobb) Davies, Marion, Ohio
Arlene McNeil, Green Camp, Ohio

Preceded in death by:
1 Daughter: Kimberly who died 10/22/96
1 Sister & 1 Brother

 

Bobby Kay “Bob” Martin
 
Name: Bobby Kay “Bob” Martin
Age: 55
Address: Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Death: Thursday, April 11, 2002
Time of Death: 8:30 a.m.
Place of Death: 101 North Main Street, Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 12, 1946
Place of Birth: Delta, Kentucky
Name of Father: James Morrow (d)
Name of Mother: Elva Correll Morrow (still living - see below)
Name of Spouse:
Date of Marriage:

Occupation: Owner/Operator of Friends Tavern, Jackson Center, Ohio

Memberships:
Army Veteran of Vietnam War
Member of VFW Post #3316, Jackson Center, Ohio

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Sherri (Deron) Sosby, Jackson Center, Ohio
4 Grandsons: Tyler Sosby, Ryan Opperman, Troy Opperman, Drew Sosby
Mother: Elva Morrow, Sidney, Ohio
2 Brothers: Glen (Joyce) Martin, Maplewood, Ohio
Bill (Phyllis) Morrow, Arlington, Texas
1 Sister: Betty Sturgeon, Sidney, Ohio

Preceded in death by:

 

 

Howard T. Amey 
Name: Howard T. Amey, loving husband and beloved father
Age: 75
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, April 8, 2002
Time of Death: 3:13 p.m.
Place of Death: Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
Date of Birth: September 17, 1926
Place of Birth: Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
Name of Father: Arthur L. Amey (d)
Name of Mother: Alwildah Travis Amey (d)
Name of Spouse: 1st Wife: Genevieve Merritt Ream Amey (d)
2nd Wife: Colleen Gwen Vance Amey (married April 20, 1973)

Occupation: Carpenter out of Local 372, Lima, Ohio & Local 1393, Toledo, Ohio

Memberships:
After graduating from Ada High School in 1944 he entered the Navy
and served on the USS Wadleigh DD689
Eagles #471, Delphos, Ohio
Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39, Lakeview, Ohio
VFW Post #8832, Roundhead
Harold Kerr American Legion Post #173, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Logan County Fish & Game
Councilman of Lakeview, Ohio for many years
He shared with his family a love of camping, fish, hunting and playing euchre
and was an active member of several bowling teams.
He was fun-loving, witty and will be missed by many.

Survivors:
Wife: Colleen
3 Daughters: Pam (Frank) Grubb, Romeo, Michigan
Kyle Hall, Sacramento, California
Katrina (Brian) Pierce, Browns Valley, California
2 Sons: Steven Amey, Galt, California
Kent (Debbie) Amey, Bellefontaine, Ohio
12 Grandchildren
12 Great-Grandchildren
1 Great-Great-Grandchild
1 Sister: Judy Mason, West Newton, Ohio
3 Brothers: Niles (Betty) Amey, Defiance, Ohio
Art (Gloria) Amey, St. Marcos, Texas
Richard (Linda) Amey, Tavares, Florida

Preceded in death by: 1 Grandson: Jason Hall

 

Sarah Joan Moore 
Name: Sarah Joan Moore
Age: 76
Address: Roundhead, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, April 8, 2002
Time of Death: 12:20 a.m.
Place of Death: Lost Creek Care Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 30, 1925
Place of Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio
Name of Father: William Charles Anderson (d)
Name of Mother: Catherine Clark Anderson (d)
Name of Spouse: Clarence W. Moore
Date of Marriage: August 5, 1943

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships:
Roundhead United Methodist Church
United Methodist Women's Circle of the Church
Enjoyed Music, playing piano and flowers

Survivors:
Husband: Clarence W.
2 Daughters: Connie (Thomas) Kemp, Columbus, Ohio
Joan (Russel) Winegardner, Roundhead, Ohio
1 Son: John (Janet) Moore, Roundhead, Ohio
13 Grandchildren
14 Great-Grandchildren

Preceded in death by: 1 Son: Jerry Moore



 

Nelson E. Mann 
Name: Nelson E. Mann
Age: 82
Address: Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, April 5, 2002
Time of Death: 4:35 p.m.
Place of Death: St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: November 12, 1919
Place of Birth: Dinsmore Twp., Shelby Co., Ohio
Name of Father: Lawrence J. Mann (d)
Name of Mother: Louise Metz Mann (d)
Name of Spouse: Kathryn Wiessinger Mann
Date of Marriage: April 29, 1945
Occupation: Farmer and Sawmill Operator, Mann and Sons Sawmill
Memberships: Grace Lutheran Church, where he held many church offices and member of the Brotherhood
Former Trustee of Jackson Twp., where he served for 33 years
Scherer Post #493, American Legion, Jackson Center, Ohio
Former Farm Bureau Co-op member
Member Shelby Co. Farm Bureau
Survivors: Wife: Kathryn
2 Daughters: Susan (Ted) Polter, Loveland, Ohio
Mary (Mark) Abner, Centerville, Ohio
2 Sons: John (Lori) Mann, Jackson Center, Ohio
David (Debra) Mann, Jackson Center, Ohio
13 Grandchildren
4 Great Grandsons
1 Sister: Mrs. Luella Coleman, Jackson Center, Ohio
Preceded in Death by:
1 Sister: Lorena Elsass
1 Brother: Raymond Mann

Clarence R. Davis
 
Name: Clarence R. Davis
Age: 78
Address: Russells Point, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, April 5, 2002
Time of Death: 11:00 a.m.
Place of Death: at home
Date of Birth: April 18, 1923
Place of Birth: Silvis, Illinois
Name of Father: John J. Davis, Sr. (d)
Name of Mother: Edna Pomeroy Davis (d)
Name of Spouse: Deborah Louise Davis (died-4/13/95)
Date of Marriage: March 11, 1946

Occupation: Retired Painter, having painted Lincoln’s home in Illinois

Memberships: Army Veteran of WWII
Former Member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Rock Island, Illinois
Batboy for the Chicago Cubs in 1938
Former Golden Gloves Boxer

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Lynn (Jeffrey) Aten, Russells Point, Ohio
3 Grandsons: Shane, Joshua (Nikki) & Brady Aten
1 Great Grandson: Carter Davis Aten
2 Sisters: Alice Ann Kennedy, Coal Valley, Illinois
Betty (John) Schmid, Davenport, Iowa
1 Brother: Paul (Karen) Davis, Moline, Illinois
1 Sister-in-law: Mary Davis, Rock Island, Illinois
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by:
1 Son: Daniel Lee Davis & 2 Brothers: John J. Davis, Jr. and Earl A. Davis

 

March 2002

Roxanne Marie Krueger 
Name: Roxanne Marie Krueger
Age: 33
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, March 29, 2002
Time of Death:
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: January 9, 1969
Place of Birth: Lima, Ohio
Name of Father: Randall L. Krueger (killed in Vietnam on Sept. 19, 1969)
Name of Mother: Linda M. Martin Krueger
Name of Spouse:
Date of Marriage:

Occupation: I.H.S. Services, Lima, Ohio and Supervisor of home for developmentally disabled

Memberships:

Survivors:
Mother: Linda Krueger, Lakeview, Ohio
Paternal Grandfather: Raymond Krueger, Rockport, Indiana
Special friend: John Downing, Lakeview, Ohio
Several Aunts, Uncles & Cousins

Preceded in death by:

 

Donald E. Matthews 
Name: Donald E. Matthews
Age: 90
Address: DeGraff, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, March 24, 2002
Time of Death: 11:43 a.m.
Place of Death: Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney, Ohio
Date of Birth: May 26, 1911
Place of Birth: Frankfort, Indiana
Name of Father: Gilbert Matthews (d)
Name of Mother: Chloe E. Douglas Matthews (d)
Name of Spouse: Wilda Van Horn (died 12/2/77)
Date of Marriage: February 8, 1946

Occupation: Retired Auto Mechanic

Memberships: Navy Veteran of WWII
Frank D. Castle Post #1080 VFW, Bellefontaine, Ohio

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Sue Oder, Huntsville, Ohio
A very special friend: Gladys Hudson, DeGraff, Ohio
9 Grandchildren: Michael, Cynthia, Russell, Jocelyn, Deborah, Randy, Brian, Tamara & Steven
16 Great Grandchildren
3 Great Great Grandchildren
1 Stepdaughter: Betty Leedom, Lima, Ohio
1 Stepson: Leo Van Horn, Jr., Summerset, Kentucky
5 Step Grandchildren including Pamela (William) Mitchell, West Liberty, Ohio
11 Step Great Grandchildren
4 Step Great Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by:
2 Daughters: Shirley Krouse & Geraldine Smith
2 Brothers: Carlis Matthews & Harold Matthews
1 Stepson: Max Van Horn
1 Step Grandson: Victor Van Horn

 

Caroline Sue Thompson 
Name: Caroline Sue Thompson
Age: 46
Address: Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, March 17, 2002
Time of Death: 3:00 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: July 28, 1955
Place of Birth: Muncie, Indiana
Name of Father:
Name of Mother: Caroline Sue Hiatt Price (died March 4, 2002)
Name of Spouse:
Date of Marriage:

Occupation: Bouncer at the former Bulkhead, Indian Lake, Ohio

Memberships:

Survivors:
2 Daughters: Tabbatha Lynn (William) Asman, Lakeview, Ohio
Shanna Marie Cook, Indiana
1 Son: Tommy Dale Cook, Arkansas
5 Grandchildren: William Torrey Asman, Christina Randall Asman, Chelsie Paige Bradenburg,
Logan Nickolas Asman, Shane Michael Bradenburg
4 Sisters: Melody Lynn (Wayne) Grider, Edmonton, Kentucky
Cindy Lee (Dan) Joyes, Sarasota, Florida
Holly Mae Cook, Sarasota, Florida
Bobbie Sue (Robert) Wallace, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Brother: Donald E. Cook, Lakeview, Ohio
Several Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 1 Brother: Joseph Ray Cook


 

 

 
Charles E. "Chuck" Longbrake 
Name: Charles E. "Chuck" Longbrake
Age: 70
Address: DeGraff, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, March 15, 2002
Time of Death: 4:45 p.m.
Place of Death: St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: July 30, 1931
Place of Birth: Bloomfield Township, Logan County, Ohio
Name of Father: Carl O. Longbrake (d)
Name of Mother: Velva M. Davis Longbrake (d)
Name of Spouse: Norma Jean Brecount
Date of Marriage: April 8, 1952

Occupation: Heavy equipment operator, State of Ohio for 10 years & formerly owned Longbrake Sohio, DeGraff, Ohio & the DeGraff Laundromat & Carwash

Memberships: Navy Veteran of the Korean Conflict
Member & Past Commander American Legion Post #652, DeGraff, Ohio

Survivors:
Wife: Jean
2 Sons: Jeffrey (Kathy) Longbrake, Bowling Green, Ohio
James (Sue) Longbrake, DeGraff, Ohio
5 Grandchildren: Jason, Matthew, Sarah, Emily & Katelin

Preceded in death by: 1 Sister: Judy Longbrake & 1 Half Sister: Mildred Longbrake

 

 

 
Virginia E. Jenkins  
Name: Virginia E. Jenkins
Age: 81
Address: Huntsville, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, March 15, 2002
Time of Death: 2:52 p.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio Date of Birth: October 28, 1920 Place of Birth: Belle Center, Ohio Name of Father: Henry Shick (d) Name of Mother: Cora O. Nelson Shick (d) Name of Spouse: William E. Jenkins (died July 21, 1989) Date of Marriage: October 27, 1939 Occupation: Homemaker Memberships: Huntsville United Methodist Church, Huntsville, Ohio Survivors: 1 Daughter: Jennifer (Martin) McMullen, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 1 Son: William H. (Brenda) Jenkins, Huntsville, Ohio 5 Grandchildren: Angela Reynolds, Becky Benton, Abbie Jones, Jennifer M. McMullen & William McMullen 6 Great Grandchildren 1 Sister: Maureen Campbell, Lancaster, Ohio 1 Brother: H. Donald (Betty) Shick, Lancaster, Ohio Many Nieces & Nephews Preceded in death by: 1 Grandson: William Henry (Billy) Jenkins, II & 1 Sister: Florence Brooks
 

 

 
Ruth Emma Clayton 
Name: Ruth Emma Clayton
Age: 92
Address: Maplewood, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, March 8, 2002
Time of Death: 1:18 p.m.
Place of Death: The Pavilion, Sidney, Ohio
Date of Birth: February 17, 1910
Place of Birth: Metamora, Ohio
Name of Father: Rev. Grant McNeely (d)
Name of Mother: Emma Powell McNeely (d)
Name of Spouse: G. Hugh Clayton
Date of Marriage: February 28, 1931

Occupation: Secretary with Bennett Insurance Company and farmed with her husband most of her married life.

Memberships:
Grace Lutheran Church
Maplewood Grange
Eureka Chapter #136 O.E.S.
Attended Troy City Schools and attended Ansonia High School her senior year from which she graduated
Attended Greenville Business College
She and her husband enjoyed fishing for more than 50 years at their Turkeyfoot Point cottage at Indian Lake

Survivors:
Husband: G. Hugh
1 Daughter: Phyllis (Bernard) Clinehens, Maplewood, Ohio
2 Sons: Robert (Jeanne) Clayton, Starke, Florida
Thomas (Judy) Clayton, New Carlisle, Ohio
9 Grandchildren
3 Great-Grandchildren

Preceded in death by:


 

Gordon P. Morrison 
Name: Merle E. Reynolds
Age: 77
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, March 06, 2002
Time of Death: 9:45 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: April 3, 1924
Place of Birth: Spencerville, Ohio
Name of Father: Edward Reynolds (d)
Name of Mother: Gladys Savidge Reynolds (d)
Name of Spouse: Betty R. Bryan Reynolds (died March 18, 2001)
Date of Marriage: June 23, 1951

Occupation: Mechanic at Anderson Ford, Bellefontaine for many years

Memberships:

Survivors:
2 Daughters: Brenda (Dan) Brueshaber, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Sandra (Rennie) Putnam, Russells Point, Ohio
1 Son: Edward A. Reynolds, Lakeview, Ohio
6 Grandchildren
5 Great-Grandchildren
2 Step-Grandchildren
2 Step-Great-Grandchildren
2 Sisters: Violet (Paul) Ashton, Venedocia, Ohio
Lela Barnes, Spencerville, Ohio
1 Brother: Gail (Betty) Reynolds, Spencerville, Ohio
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 1 Great-Grandson: Shawn, 2 Sisters: Ruby Jones, Doris Griffin
& 1 Brother: Roy Reynolds


 

Merle E. Reynolds   
Name: Merle E. Reynolds
Age: 77
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, March 06, 2002
Time of Death: 9:45 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: April 3, 1924
Place of Birth: Spencerville, Ohio
Name of Father: Edward Reynolds (d)
Name of Mother: Gladys Savidge Reynolds (d)
Name of Spouse: Betty R. Bryan Reynolds (died March 18, 2001)
Date of Marriage: June 23, 1951

Occupation: Mechanic at Anderson Ford, Bellefontaine for many years

Memberships:

Survivors:
2 Daughters: Brenda (Dan) Brueshaber, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Sandra (Rennie) Putnam, Russells Point, Ohio
1 Son: Edward A. Reynolds, Lakeview, Ohio
6 Grandchildren
5 Great-Grandchildren
2 Step-Grandchildren
2 Step-Great-Grandchildren
2 Sisters: Violet (Paul) Ashton, Venedocia, Ohio
Lela Barnes, Spencerville, Ohio
1 Brother: Gail (Betty) Reynolds, Spencerville, Ohio
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 1 Great-Grandson: Shawn, 2 Sisters: Ruby Jones, Doris Griffin
& 1 Brother: Roy Reynolds


 

Caroline Sue Price   
Name: Caroline Sue Price
Age: 62
Address: Russells Point, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, March 4, 2002
Time of Death: 10:32 a.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Birth: October 23, 1939
Place of Birth: Muncie, Indiana
Name of Father: Frank E. Hiatt (d)
Name of Mother: Viola Jane Aberole Hiatt (d)
Name of Spouse:
Date of Marriage:

Occupation: Factory Worker

Memberships:
Living Faith Ministries, Mendon, Ohio
Administered Prayers and Teachings at Lima Correctional Institute, Lima, Ohio

Survivors:
5 Daughters: Melody Lynn (Wayne) Grider, Edmonton, Kentucky
Caroline Sue Thompson, Lakeview, Ohio
Cindy Lee (Dan) Joyes, Sarasota, Florida
Holly May Cook, Sarasota, Florida
Bobbie Sue (Robert) Wallace, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Son: Donald E. Cook, Lakeview, Ohio
17 Grandchildren
8 Great-Grandchildren
1 Brother: Bud (Helen) Hiatt, Gaston, Indiana
1 Sister-in-law: Winnie Hiatt, Muncie Indiana
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 1 Son: Joseph Ray Cook, 1 Grandson: Joseph Ray Cook (this is correct),
3 Sisters: Catherine Hiatt, Madeline Plymale, Virginia Hurley &
2 Brothers: Edgar Hiatt and 1 at infancy

 

Nora Mae Cummins   
Name: Nora Mae Cummins
Age: 91
Address: formerly of Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, March 4, 2002
Time of Death: 8:30 a.m.
Place of Death: Belle Manor, New Carlisle, Ohio
Date of Birth: Sept. 17, 1910
Place of Birth: Hartington, Nebrasks
Name of Father: Otto Woockmann (d)
Name of Mother: Anna Kimport (d)
Name of Spouse: Joseph M. Cummins, Sr. (Died May 20, 1998)
Date of Marriage: March 21, 1940

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships:
First United Methodist Church, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Former Cub Scout Den Mother

Survivors:
2 Sons: Jeffrey Charles Cummins, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Dr. Joseph M. (Ella) Cummins, Jr., Amarillo, Texas
8 Grandchildren: Scott Cummins, Greg Cummins, Heather Stevenson, Martin Cummins,
Matthew Cummins, Michael Cummins, Daniel Cummins & Josh Cummins
3 Great-Grandchildren
1 Sister: Marie Mittan, Crofton, Nebraska

Preceded in death by: 1 Daughter: Carol Ann, 3 Sisters & 3 Brothers

 

Cecilia Martha King   
Name: Cecilia Martha King
Age: 100
Address: Rushsylvania, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, March 3, 2002
Time of Death: 10:30 p.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: February 6, 1902
Place of Birth: Rensselaer, Indiana
Name of Father: George Bernard Putts (d)
Name of Mother: Emma Yeiter Putts (d)
Name of Spouse: 1st Husband: Herbert Marion Crowder (Married 6/26/1924-Died 11/9/1948)
2nd Husband: Lewis Foster King (Married 6/7/1951 - Died 11/10/1968)

Occupation: Formerly developed, owned & operated Kings Landing, Indian Lake, Ohio

Memberships:
Attended St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio
Graduated from Rensselaer High School in May 1920

Survivors:
1 Step-Daughter: Mary Evalyn (Melvin) Rostorfer, Rushsylvania, Ohio
1 Step-Son: Harry (Marilyn) Foster King, Kenton, Ohio
6 Step-Grandchildren
12 Step-Great-Grandchildren
Several Nieces & Nephews
Close Friend: Gertrude Black, Kenton, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 3 Sisters: Eva Putts, Mary Rose Putts, Elizabeth Catherine Putts
3 Brothers: Frank Putts, Joseph Putts, William Putts
2 Step-Grandsons: Jack Randal Fitzpatrick & Kenneth Alan Rostorfer

 

Timothy Joseph Mackesy    
Name: Timothy Joseph Mackesy
Age: 33
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Saturday, March 2, 2002
Time of Death:
Place of Death: Result of automobile accident in Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: January 6, 1969
Place of Birth: Bellefontaine, Ohio
Name of Father: Larry Mackesy
Name of Mother: Jayne Wilcox Mackesy
Name of Spouse: Ann Roach Mackesy
Date of Marriage: January 24, 1992

Occupation: Plumber & Pipe Fitter where he was serving his apprenticeship
through the Local #776 in Lima, Ohio

Memberships:
St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local #776, Lima, Ohio

Survivors:
Wife: Ann
1 Daughter: Brittney Michelle Mackesy, At home
Parents: Larry & Jayne Mackesy, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Sister: Tina Mackesy, Lakeview, Ohio
2 Brothers: Todd (Tanya) Mackesy, Lakeview, Ohio
Ted J. Mackesy, Lakeview, Ohio
Maternal Grandmother: Dorothy Wilcox, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Paternal Grandparents: Leo A. & Donelda Mackesy, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Nephew: Tyler
2 Nieces: Tori & Taylor

Preceded in death by: Maternal Grandfather: Harold Wilcox

 

Martha Mary Guess    
Name: Martha Mary Guess
Age: 77
Address: Huntsville, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, March 1, 2002
Time of Death:  8:35 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: May 2, 1924
Place of Birth: Hocking Co., Ohio
Name of Father:  Leo M. Schafer (d)
Name of Mother:  Maude Linton Schafer (d)
Name of Spouse:  Walter M. Guess
Date of Marriage: July 29, 1951

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships: 
1942 Graduate of Logan High School, Logan, Ohio

Survivors:
Husband: Walter
4 Sisters: Regina Cable, Enterprise, Ohio
                Genevieve Stebelton, Lancaster, Ohio
                Pauline (Ernie) Wilson, Smithville, Ohio
                Teresa (Paul) Miller, Bucyrus, Ohio
Several Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 1 Daughter: Cecelia Sue (died April 3, 1996)

 

February 2002

Roy G. Metz    
Name: Roy G. Metz
Age: 86
Address: Anna, Ohio
Date of Death: Tuesday, February 26, 2002
Time of Death:  5:20 a.m.
Place of Death: Fair Haven Shelby County Home, Sidney, Ohio
Date of Birth: March 26, 1915
Place of Birth: Jackson Twp., Shelby Co., Ohio
Name of Father:  Albert William Metz (d)
Name of Mother:  Ethel Smith Metz (d)
Name of Spouse:  Miriam A. Allenbaugh Metz (died May 19, 1995)
Date of Marriage: December 21, 1938

Occupation: Farmer and retired from Provico, Botkins, Ohio after many years

Memberships: 
Grace Lutheran Church, Jackson Center, Ohio where
he taught Sunday School for 50 years
Member of Lutheran Brotherhood
Former Board Member of Pioneer Rural Electric 
Shelby County Farm Bureau 
Former 4H Advisor
Jackson Township Zoning Board for 22 years


Survivors:
2 Daughters: Marcia (James) Davis, Jackson Center, Ohio
                     Joyce (Michael) Regula, Anna, Ohio
6 Grandchildren: Jenny (Pat) Knouff, Jeff (Danielle) Davis, Julie Regula,
		    Matt Davis, Brian Regula, Michelle Regula
1 Great-Granddaughter: Emily Miriam Knouff
1 Sister: Iva Heintz, Jackson Center, Ohio
1 Brother: Ivan Metz, Jackson Center, Ohio

John Taggart Hunter    
Name: John Taggart Hunter
Age: 37
Address: Huntsville, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, February 24, 2002
Time of Death:  10:05 p.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: March 4, 1964
Place of Birth: Lima, Ohio
Name of Father:  John R. Hunter (died May 30, 1985) 
Name of Mother:  Donna R. Caldwell Hunter (still living - see below)
Name of Spouse:  Leslie Robison Hunter (divorced but still wants to list)
Date of Marriage: 

Occupation: Parts Manager at Nelson Auto Group, Bellefontaine, Ohio for 16 years

Memberships: Avid Cleveland Browns Fan 

Survivors:
Mother: Donna R. Hunter, Huntsville, Ohio
1 Daughter: Roni M. Hunter, Quincy, Ohio
Ex-Wife: Leslie A. Hunter, Quincy, Ohio
2 Brothers: Thomas A. "Art"  (Lori) Hunter, Ardsley, New York
                   Frank Hunter, Spartansburg, South Carolina
2 Nephews: Max Hunter & Beau Hunter
2 Nieces: Alexandra Hunter & Tiffani Hunter

 
Evans Schearer     
Name: Evans Schearer

Age: 85

Address: Huntsville, Ohio

Date of Death: Sunday, February 24, 2002
Time of Death:  10:55 a.m.
Place of Death: St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 31, 1916
Place of Birth: Belle Center, Ohio
Name of Father:  Perle H. Schearer (d)
Name of Mother:  Anna Newman Schearer (d)
Name of Spouse: Audrey Kipker Schearer
Date of Marriage: November 30, 1940

Occupation: Farmer & formerly employed at Rockwell International &
 Westinghouse Electric Corp. both of Bellefontaine, Ohio

Memberships: Attended Grace Chapel Christian Union Church, Santa Fe, Ohio

Survivors:Wife: Audrey
1 Daughter: Shirley (Joe) Dow, Lakeview, Ohio
2 Sons: John (Betty) Schearer, Salem, Indiana
             Roy (Anita) Schearer, Sr., Huntsville, Ohio
4 Grandchildren: Barbara Muenze, Dwayne Dow, Carrie Schearer & Eric Schearer
4 Great Grandsons
Preceded in death by: 1 Grandson, Roy Schearer, Jr.

 

 
Linda M. Early    
Name: Linda M. Early
Age: 55
Address: Lima, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday, February 22, 2002
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: October 11, 1946
Place of Birth: Belfush, North Dakota
Name of Father:  Harold E. Monroe (d)
Name of Mother:  Julia Kron Monroe (d)
Name of Spouse:  
Date of Marriage: 

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships: 

Survivors:
3 Daughters: Judy (Chris) Kellogg, Bellefontaine, Ohio
                     Carolyn (Scott) Floyd, Lima, Ohio
                     Nikki (Terry) Wildermuth, Jacksonville, Florida
4 Grandchildren: Jamie Kellogg, Jenesse Kellogg, Connor Kellogg, & Luke Floyd
Longtime Companion: Bill Sheffield, Lima, Ohio
5 Sisters: Roberta Kraft, Janesville, Wisconsin
	    Shirley (Wayne) Pretty, Washington (state)
                Edith (Thomas) Hickey, Russells Point, Ohio
                Bonnie Culp, Phoenix, Arizona
                Betty Monroe, Texas
2 Brothers: 	George (Allie) Monroe, Bellefontaine, Ohio
                   	Russell (Becky) Monroe, Lakeview, Ohio
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: Judy Bea Monroe & Erma Auske

 

Juanita M. Painter    
Name: Juanita M. Painter
Age: 89
Address: formerly of New Hampshire, Ohio
Date of Death: Tuesday, February 19, 2002
Time of Death:  3:40 p.m.
Place of Death: Garden Manor Retirement Village, Middletown, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 19, 1912
Place of Birth: Ludlow, Illinois
Name of Father:  Arthur E. Sloan (d)
Name of Mother:  Olive L. Babcock Sloan (d)
Name of Spouse: Frank L. Painter (died May 24, 1994) 
Date of Marriage: November 3, 1931

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships: New Hampshire United Methodist Church, New Hampshire, Ohio

Survivors:
2 Daughters: 	Carole S. Lund, Peoples, Mississippi
		Brenda E. (Richard) Frye, Monroe, Ohio
2 Sons: Wilbur E. (Dolores) Painter, New Hampshire, Ohio
	 Rodney K. (Mila) Painter, Wapakoneta, Ohio
10 Grandchildren
17 Great-Grandchildren
	          

Preceded in death by: 2 Brothers

Kristi Rene' Nolan    
Name: Kristi Rene' Nolan
Age: 17
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002
Time of Death: 11:15 p.m.
Place of Death: Children's Hospital, Columbus after a very courageous battle with cancer
Date of Birth: August 13, 1984
Place of Birth: Bellefontaine, Ohio
Name of Father: Rick Nolan
Name of Mother: Carla Palmer Nolan Occupation: Senior at Indian Lake High School Was employed at La Pizzeria of Indian Lake Memberships: Involved in Varsity Football Cheerleading and Marching Band Member of the Indian Lake Church of the Nazarene Survivors:Parents: Rick & Carla Nolan Very Loving Sister: Jami, at home Very Loving Brother: Ryan, at home Maternal Grandparents: Robert & Coni Palmer, Russells Point, Ohio Paternal Grandmother: Nettie Nolan, Bellefontaine, Ohio Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends Preceded in death by: Maternal Grandmother: Carolyn Palmer, Paternal Grandfather: Leonard Nolan, Maternal Great-Grandmother: Marie Wolfe, One Aunt & Two Uncles

Marie E. Fults    
Name: Marie E. Fults
Age: 77
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Saturday, February 16, 2002
Time of Death:  10:30 p.m.
Place of Death: St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, Ohio
Date of Birth: September 14, 1924
Place of Birth: Lakeview, Ohio in the home that was constructed by her parents in which 
she still resided.
Name of Father:  Chester C. Beck (d)
Name of Mother:  Ruth Wood Beck (d)
Name of Spouse:  
Date of Marriage: 

Occupation: Employed at Lima Tank Depot during WWII. 
Worked at Everett's Restaurant, Lakeview, Ohio 
and the Arrowhead Restaurant, Russells Point, Ohio which were owned by two of her brothers.
Formerly employed at the Ben Franklin Store & Uncle Ben's 5&10, Lakeview, Ohio

Memberships: Trinity United Methodist Church, Lakeview where she was the Treasurer for many years.

Survivors:
1 Son: Judson (Karen) Fults, Lakeview, Ohio
2 Grandsons: Joseph (Cory) Fults, Marysville, Ohio
 	          Jason Fults, Monroe, Ohio
1 Great Grandson: Nathan Fults
1 Sister: Isabel Eley, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Brother: Robert (Billie Jean) Beck, Lakeview
1 Sister-in-law: Cathryn Beck, Lima, Ohio
Many Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces & Great Nephews

Preceded in death by: 4 Brothers: Everett, Gerald, Lester & Max

Helen Hickey    
Name: Helen Hickey
Age: 85
Address: Lewistown, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, February 11, 2002
Time of Death:  10:00 p.m.
Place of Death: Wapakoneta Manor, Wapakoneta, Ohio
Date of Birth: November 30, 1917
Place of Birth: Lynn, Wayne County, Indiana
Name of Father:  Orville Love (d)
Name of Mother:  Maude Williams Love (d)
Name of Spouse:  Ralph W. Hickey (died July 15, 1973)
Date of Marriage: January 24, 1937

Occupation: Administrator of Cherokee Valley Home for the Retarded

Memberships: 
St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio
Altar Sodality of the Church
Catholic Ladies of Columbia

Survivors:
2 Daughters: Loraine Goodwin, Smithville, Virginia
                     Nancy (John) Trout, Marysville, Ohio
6 Sons: Charles R. Hickey, Lima, Ohio
             Ralph Hickey, Lakeview, Ohio
             John R. Hickey, Manchester, Tennessee
             Thomas C. (Edith) Hickey, Russells Point, Ohio
             Jeffery D. Hickey, Lima, Ohio
             Terry J. Hickey, Seattle, Washington
18 Grandchildren
32 Great-Grandchildren
4 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Preceded in death by: 2 Brothers: Virgil & Carl, 1 Sister: Loraine

Alyce L. Leonard    
Name: Alyce L. Leonard
Age: 107
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, February 11, 2002
Time of Death: 3:00 a.m.
Place of Death: Heartland of Indian Lake Rehab, Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 28, 1894
Place of Birth: South Perry, Hocking County, Ohio
Name of Father: Samuel S. Fast (d)
Name of Mother: Clara Chreighlow Fast (d)
Name of Spouse: Arthur Leonard (d)
Date of Marriage:
Occupation: Homemaker
Memberships:
Survivors: 1 Step-Granddaughter Many Step-Great-Grandchildren, Step-Great-Great-Grandchildren and Step-Great-Great-Great-Grandchildren Friend: Diane Nelson, Lakeview, Ohio 2 Nieces: Louann Fouche, Columbus, Ohio Patricia Steele, Columbus, Ohio 1 Nephew: Harold W. Fast, Columbus, Ohio Preceded in death by: 1 Daughter: Genevieve Wood, 3 Sisters & 3 Brothers

 
Beverly A. Shelton    
Name: Beverly A. Shelton
Age: 63
Address: Orchard Island, Lakeview, Ohio formerly of Washington, DC Area 
Date of Death: Monday, February 11, 2002
Time of Death:  6:20 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: January 19, 1939
Place of Birth: Dayton, Ohio
Name of Father:  Thurman Jenkins (d)
Name of Mother:  Cleola Reed Jenkins (still living, see below)
Name of Spouse:  Billy D. Shelton (died May 9, 1997)
Date of Marriage: November 17, 1956

Occupation: Worked at Ohio Ready Mix as Secretary for 18 years

Memberships: 
Life Member of Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39 Auxiliary, Lakeview, Ohio

Survivors:
2 Sons: Timothy Shelton, Orchard Island, Lakeview, Ohio
             Shawn (Beverly) Shelton, Russells Point, Ohio
3 Grandchildren: Tanner, Micaela, Trista
1 Great-Grandson: Trenton
Mother: Cleola Jenkins, Lakeview, Ohio
3 Brothers: Buddy (Shirley) Jenkins, Columbus, Ohio
                   Richard (Shirley) Jenkins, Seminole Island, Huntsville, Ohio
                   Bruce (Connie) Jenkins, Virginia Beach, Virginia

Preceded in death by: 1 Son: Ricky

 

J. Max Eley    
Name: J. Max Eley
Age: 87
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Tuesday, February 05, 2002
Time of Death:  3:43 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: November 10, 1914
Place of Birth: Allen County, Ohio
Name of Father:  Fred M. Eley (d)
Name of Mother:  Anna Barrick Eley (d)
Name of Spouse:  Isabel Beck Eley
Date of Marriage: June 12, 1938

Occupation: Formerly a meat cutter at many local groceries and retired from 
          Airstream, Inc., Jackson Center, Ohio

Memberships: 
Navy Veteran of WWII
Trinity United Methodist Church, Lakeview, Ohio
Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39, Lakeview, Ohio
Roundhead VFW Post #8832
Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533

Survivors:
2 Daughters: Connie (Paul) Osborne, Ft. Branch, Indiana
                      Ruthanna Tynan, Lakeview, Ohio
2 Sons: Duane (Joanne) Eley, Boulevard, California
             Chester (Marie) Eley, Lake Wales, Florida
10 Grandchildren
4 Step-Grandchildren
6 Great-Grandchildren
9 Step-Great-Grandchildren
2 Step-Great-Great-Grandchildren
3 Sisters: Annabelle (Maurice) Boshart, Englewood, Ohio
               Dorothy (Gail) Hunt, Bellefontaine, Ohio
               Arletha (Donald) McDowell, New Carlisle, Ohio
1 Brother: Oliver F. Eley, Sidney, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 4 Sisters & 6 Brothers 

Patricia Elliott    
Name: Patricia Elliott
Age: 80
Address: Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Death: February 3, 2002
Time of Death: 7:35 a.m.
Place of Death: Logan Acres, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Birth: July 27, 1921
Place of Birth: West Mansfield, Ohio
Name of Father: Cecil C. Wilgus (d)
Name of Mother: Ruby G. McGough Wilgus (d)
Name of Spouse: 	Herbert Elliott (died-12/26/74)
			
Occupation:  Retired Register Nurse 

Memberships: Army Veteran of WWII where she served as a nurse.
Graduate of West Mansfield High School & 
Grant Hospital School of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Judy (Allen) Bosco, Keatchie, Louisiana
2 Grandsons: Raymond Bosco & Brandon Bosco
2 Great Grandchildren
2 Sisters: Mickie (Dean) Godwin, Bellefontaine, Ohio
 	     Barbara (Fred) Cox, Cincinnati, Ohio
2 Brothers: William (Catherine) Wilgus, Findlay, Ohio
	         Richard (Elva) Wilgus, DeGraff, Ohio
Many Nieces & Nephews
					
Preceded in death by: 1 Sister: Virginia Hall & 1 Brother: Fred M. Wilgus

 
E. Glenn Krugh    
Name: E. Glenn Krugh

Age: 84

Address: DeGraff, Ohio

Date of Death: February 2, 2002
Time of Death: 3:53 a.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio

Date of Birth: April 17, 1917

Place of Birth: VanWert County, Ohio

Name of Father: Earl Krugh (d)

Name of Mother: Ruth Faulkner (d)

Name of Spouse: Opal M. Mattox (died-September 21, 2001)

Date of Marriage: April 18, 1942

Occupation: Retired Farmer

Memberships: Army Veteran of WWII where he served in the South Pacific and received the Bronze Star.

Survivors:

3 Daughters: Gayle (Lee) Kelleher, Springfield, Ohio

Janis Krugh, Dayton, Ohio

Marcia Krugh, DeGraff, Ohio

1 Son: Harry (Barb) Krugh, Maplewood, Ohio

3 Granddaughters: Susan Krugh, Melanie Krugh & Jennifer Woolley

1 Brother: E. Dale Krugh, Mendon, Ohio

Preceded in death by:


January 2002

Marie E. Cunningham     
Name: Marie E. Cunningham

Age: 96

Address: Russells Point, Ohio

Date of Death: Wednesday, January 23, 2002
Time of Death:  9:10 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home

Date of Birth: January 11, 1906

Place of Birth: Cardington, Ohio

Name of Father:  Jacob E. Kehrwecker (d)

Name of Mother:  Mina Price Kehrwecker (d)

Name of Spouse:  Lewis Carey Cunningham (died April 26, 1973)

Date of Marriage: January 11, 1925

 

Occupation: Homemaker

 

Memberships: Former member of Greenwood Evangelical Church, Marion, Ohio

 

Survivors:

3 Daughters: JoAnn Cole, Lakeview, Ohio

                     Marsha (Andrew) Farris, Lakeview, Ohio

                     Linda (Bill) Alley, LaRue, Ohio

6 Sons: Lewis (Thelma Johnson) Cunningham, Russells Point, Ohio

             James (Johanna) Cunningham, Lakeview, Ohio

             Robert (Doris) Cunningham, Marion, Ohio

             Loren (Mary) Cunningham, Marion, Ohio

             Martin (Bonnie) Cunningham, Marion, Ohio

             Charles Cunningham, Russells Point, Ohio

             43 Grandchildren

             93 Great-Grandchildren

             52 Great-Great-Grandchildren

1 Sister: Ethel Harden, Mt. Gilead, Ohio

Many Nieces & Nephews

A Special Friend: Linda Mallory, Lakeview, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 1 Daughter: Iris Pearl & Twin Sons: Dale & Doyle

                                      3 Grandchildren, 1 Brother: Guy Kehrwecker, 

              5 Sisters: Margaret Stultz, Anna Harden, Bertha Reinwald, 

                              Ida Hough, Frances Kester

Annette L. McGowan    

Name: Annette L. McGowan
Age: 86
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Monday, January 21, 2002
Time of Death: 6:35 a.m.
Place of Death: Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton, Ohio Date of Birth: July 24, 1915
Place of Birth: Springfield, Ohio
Name of Father: John William Stevenson (d)
Name of Mother: Frances Lillian Ruggles Stevenson (d)
Name of Spouse:
Date of Marriage:

Occupation: Formerly employed at Crowell Publishing Company & St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church Memberships: St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio

Survivors: 2 Daughters: Phyllis Jean (Perry) Stavrides, Columbus, Ohio Jo Ann Kitchen, McComb, Ohio5 Grandchildren 7 Great-Grandchildren Many Nieces & NephewsPreceded in death by: 1 Sister: Arlette Bauer

Linda K. Palmisano    
Name: Linda K. Palmisano
Age: 57
Address: Huntsville, Ohio 
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 16, 2002
Time of Death:  3:10 p.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Date of Birth: August 19, 1944
Place of Birth: Kingsport, Tennessee
Name of Father:  Mac Kirkpatrick (d)
Name of Mother:  Marie Houchins Kirkpatrick (still living, see below)
Name of Spouse:  Joe A. Palmisano
Date of Marriage: July 29, 1993

Occupation: Homemaker

Survivors:
Husband: Joe A.
2 Daughters: Gina (Joe) White, Nashville, Tennessee
	          Sherry Jacobs, Nashville, Tennessee
1 Granddaughter: Rosemary Claire White
2 Step-Sons: Philip (Erin) Palmisano, Newark, Ohio
                     Tyler Palmisano, Newark, Ohio
1 Step-Granddaughter: Isabella Palmisano
Mother: Marie Kirkpatrick, Huntsville, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 

Mary P. Grubbs     
Name: Mary P. Grubbs
Age: 92
Address: Maplewood, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 09, 2002
Time of Death:  2:00 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: September 1, 1909
Place of Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio
Name of Father:  Edward Tibbetts (d)
Name of Mother:  Olive Rose Bevin Tibbetts (d)
Name of Spouse:  William H. Grubbs (died January 3, 1980)
Date of Marriage: March 25, 1929

Occupation: Homemaker & Teacher

Memberships: 

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Mary Ruth (Ed) Green Hissam, Chagrin Falls, Ohio
1 Son: Robert E. (Judy) Grubbs, Jackson Center, Ohio
2 Grandchildren: John William & Mary Catherine
2 Great-Grandchildren: John Christopher & William Everett

Kacie Kathleen Godfrey     
Name: Kacie Kathleen Godfrey
Age: Stillborn
Address: Jackson Center, Ohio
Date of Death: January 8, 2002
Time of Death: Stillborn at 8:17 p.m.
Place of Death: Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, Ohio
Name of Father: Charles Edmond Godfrey
Name of Mother: Gloria Lee Sprague Godfrey

Survivors: 
Parents: Charles & Gloria Godfrey, Jackson Center, Ohio
1 Brother: Tyler Godfrey, at Home
Maternal Grandparents: Daniel & Charlotte Sprague, Jackson Center, Ohio
Paternal Grandparents: Ted & Mary Godfrey, Lima, Ohio
3 Aunts: Jacqueline (Barry) Epps, Lima, Ohio
	  Lisa (Jim) Sousley, Lima, Ohio
	  Michele (Robert) Jacobs, Jackson Center, Ohio

Marjorie Rothhar White     
Name: Marjorie Rothhar White
Age: 87
Address: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania formerly of Lewistown, Ohio
Date of Death: Tuesday, January 08, 2002
Time of Death:  5:35 a.m.
Place of Death: Marion Manor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Date of Birth: April 20, 1914
Place of Birth: Lewistown, Ohio
Name of Father:  Elwood B. Miller (d)
Name of Mother:  Delilah Keyser Miller (d)
Name of Spouse:  
1st Husband: Raymond R. Rothhar (Married July 23, 1939 - Died Aug. 14, 1987)
        		2nd Husband: Carl White (d) 

Occupation: Formerly taught in Bellefontaine City Schools and
Washington Local Schools, Lewistown, Ohio

Memberships: 
Lewistown United Methodist Church, Lewistown, Ohio where she played
 the organ for many years and was active with the Women of the Church
Graduated from Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
Member of Chi Omega Sorority

Survivors:
1 Daughter: Sue (William T.) Keegan, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
4 Granddaughters: Laura (David) Ellingwood, Potomac Falls, Virginia
                              Anne (Mark) Flaherty, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
                              Carrie (James) Clement, Blumfield Hills, Michigan
                              Kathryn (Robert) Roos, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 Grandson: William T. Keegan, Jr., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
3 Great-Grandchildren
1 Sister-in-law: Rosemary Miller, Lancaster, Ohio

Preceded in death by: 1 Brother: Burns Miller

Robert Edward “Bill” Thompson     
Name: Robert Edward “Bill” Thompson
Age: 72
Address: Lakeview, Ohio

Date of Death: Sunday, January 6, 2002
Time of Death:  9:00 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: August 1, 1929
Place of Birth: Newton Falls, Ohio
Name of Father:  Clyde Thompson (d) 
Name of Mother:  Nellie Pankey Thompson (d)
Name of Spouse:  Mary Jo Shields
Date of Marriage: June 21, 1986

Occupation: Retired from Whirlpool, Marion, Ohio after 33 years
& had the Bill Thompson Band for many years

Memberships: 
Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533
Indian Lake Eagles Lodge #3615 
 
Survivors:

Wife: Mary Jo
2 Daughters:  Judy (Tom) Wilson, Marion, Ohio
              Terri Thompson, Urbana, Ohio
2 Sons:       Gary (Betty) Thompson, Marion, Ohio
              Robert E. Thompson, Buffalo, NY
1 Stepson: Larry (Cathie) Linstedt, Marion, Ohio
Several Grandchildren & 4 Step Grandchildren
2 Sisters:    Lois Herrod, Marion, Ohio
              Alice (Bill) Smith, Lakeview, Ohio
1 Step Brother: Marion (Betty) Deweese, Marion, Ohio
Preceded in death by: Step Mother: Leota Thompson & 1 Brother: Clyde “Bud” Thompson

 

Lena Maxine Sheward    
Name: Lena Maxine Sheward
Age: 79
Address: Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 2, 2002
Time of Death:  4:41 p.m.
Place of Death: Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
Date of Birth: December 12, 1922
Place of Birth: Wellston, Ohio
Name of Father:  Frank Dalton (d)
Name of Mother:  Iva Holzaffel Dalton (d)
Name of Spouse:  Carl E. Sheward
Date of Marriage: December 17, 1949

Occupation: Homemaker

Memberships: 
St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point, Ohio
and member of the Altar Rosary Sodality
Graduated in 1940 from Wellston High School
St. Vincent DePaul Society
Indian Lake Senior Citizens
Charter member of Indian Lake Moose Lodge #452

Survivors:
Husband: Carl E.
1 Brother: Donald (Dorothy) Dalton, Wellston, Ohio
1 Sister: Shirley Murdock, McArthur, Ohio
Many Nieces & Nephews

Preceded in death by: 4 Brothers: Carroll, Jim, Tom & Paul Dalton

Kenneth E. Hutchinson, Sr.     
Name: Kenneth E. Hutchinson, Sr.
Age: 85
Address: Orchard Island, Lakeview, Ohio
Date of Death: Thursday, January 03, 2002
Time of Death:  3:00 a.m.
Place of Death: At Home
Date of Birth: February 19, 1916
Place of Birth: Byron, Ohio
Name of Father:  Harry Hutchinson (d)
Name of Mother:  Bertie Stewart Hutchinson (d)
Name of Spouse:  Hannah Owen Hutchinson
Date of Marriage: November 14, 1942

Occupation: Retired Photographer, Sound Recorder and short industrial film producer

Memberships: 
Army Air Corps Veteran of WWII
Hale United Church of Christ, Dayton, Ohio
Indian Lake Community Church, Russells Point, Ohio
Indian Lake Community Church Men's Club
Scout Master in Dayton, Ohio for 30 years
Indian Lake Elks Lodge #2792, Russells Point, Ohio
Active Member of Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 68

Survivors:
Wife: Hannah
1 Son: Rev. Kenneth E. (Rev. Sandra) Hutchinson, Jr., Canal Fulton, Ohio
3 Grandchildren: Matt, Drew & Travis
3 Sisters: Catherine Shilling, Walhalla, Michigan
                Jean (Jack) Waite, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
               Audrey Small, Germantown, Ohio
1 Brother: Johnny (Barbara) Hutchinson, Petaluma, California

Preceded in death by: 2 Sisters: Helen King & Doris Goodemote