Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for March 1941 thru January 1942


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CARTWRIGHT, LAMBERT, WELCH, WHALEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 21, 1941

Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Littleton funeral home for Mrs. Rose Lambert CARTWRIGHT, 71, of 2775 Merritt st. Burial will be nade in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mrs. CARTWRIGHT died Thursday at 8:55 a.m. in St. Anne Hospital. Death followed an illness of four years. Survivors are the husband, Jerry, of Belle Center; a daughter, Mrs. Effie WELCH of Springfield; three sons Charles LAMBERT of East Hartford, Conn., and James C. and Walter LAMBERT, both of Springfield; a sister. Mrs. Sadie WHALEY of Columbus; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

BAKER, SULTZBAUGH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 22, 1941

Page 2. Harlan C. BAKER, 86, died Friday at 10:30 p.m. in the Ohio Pythian Home for the Aged after an illness of one month. Mr. BAKER was admitted to the institution Feb. 4, 1929 from Findlay Lodge No. 85, Knights of Pythias of Findlay. He was a retired stationary engineer. Survivors are a sister, Mrs. Lizzie SULTZBAUGH and a brother, Charles F., both of Clark County. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home.

HASSLER, KIDD, KING, LEMLEY, MOORE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 25, 1941

Riley Hinton HASSLER, 57, of 301 N. Florence St., died at 10:10 p.m. Thursday at the City Hospital, following a several years' illness. He had been critically ill for one month. Mr. HASSLER, who was a retired cement contractor, having retired in 1927 because of ill health, was born in Crab Orchard, Tenn., March 5, 1884. He had lived in Springfield about 40 years. He was a member of the Story-Hypes Methodist Church. He leaves his widow, Mrs. Martha HASSLER; one son, Walter Howard HASSLER of Los Angeles, California; three daughters, Mrs. Mabel LEMLEY of Springfield, Mrs. Edith J. KING of Route 5, and Mrs. Marie M. KIDD of Xenia; five grandchildren; one brother, Homer HASSLER of Sharonville; one sister, Mrs. Maude MOORE of Route 1, and five grandchildren. The body was taken to the Woods Funeral Home for funeral services there at 2 p.m. Monday, with burial in Ferncliff Cemetery.

GREENWOOD, HANNAH, PETERS, SCHMELL, SNELL, SOHN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 2, 1941

Adam SNELL, 72, died Thursday at 9 pm in his home at 1043 Farlow St. Death followed an illness of 10 days. A native of New Carlisle, Mr. SNELL had been a local resident 60 years. Survivors are the widow, Emma, four daughters, Miss Alice SNELL, Mrs. Ruth SOHN and Mrs. Edna PETERS, all of Dayton, and Mrs. Dorothy HANNAH of Toledo, five sons, Harry of Dayton, Charles of Osborn, and Clarence, Paul and Arthur, all of Springfield, and nine grandchildren. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home Additional Information submitted by Amber Bers840@aol.com Adam SNELL changed his name from SCHMELL in the late 1800's. His wife, Emma's, maiden name was GREENWOOD. The daughter listed Edna PETERS was Mrs. Edna (Peggy) PETERS.

BENTZ, CANCY, DOLSON, HENDERSON, PENNINGTON, WELSH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 16, 1941

Roy C. HENDERSON, 58, of 427 Tibbetts ave. died Thursday at 2;30 pm in the City Hospital. Death followed several months of failing health and a critical illness of eight weeks. Born in Kansas, May 30,1882, Mr. HENDERSON had lived in Springfield for 27 years. He was a bricklayer and a member of the Bricklayers Union. Survivors include three sons Mautz, Karl and Curtis all of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Nadine DOLSON of Fort Wayne, Ind. Mrs. Vanita PENNINGTON of Colorado Springs, Colorado; two brothers, Rex and Roxie, both of Coffeyville, Kansas; three sisters Mrs. Jennie CANCY of St.Louis, Mo. Mrs.Georgia WELSH of Pittsburg, Kansas, Mrs. Bessie BENTZ of Tiffin, Ohio; and four grandchildren. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home.

BAKER, BROUGHER Name of Newspaper is News-Dispatch, St. Paris, OH on Thursday, May 29, 1941

PAGE 1. Funeral services for Mrs. Mary E. BAKER, 81, of Tremont City, were held from her late home Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. Rev. A. O. Long officiated at the final rites and burial was in Ferncliff cemetery in charge of Ira Frank, funeral director.  Mrs. BAKER, wife of William C. BAKER, passed away Sunday at 4:20 p.m. after a three-year period of ill health. In addition to her husband she leaves one brother, Elmer BROUGHER of Tremont City.

HOSTERMAN, MIRANDA, MITCHELL, OWEN, ROUTZOHN, VANTASSELL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, May 29, 1941

Page 3. Mrs. Mary OWEN, 90, died Wednesday at 10:15 p.m. in the home of a daughter, Mrs. Harley C. HOSTERMAN of 821 N. Limestone st. Death followed an illness of eight months. A native of Plattsburg, N.Y., Mrs. OWEN had lived in Springfield 64 years. She was a member of Northminster Presbyterian Church. Besides Mrs. HOSTERMAN, survivors are four other daughters, Mrs. Dana MITCHELL of Glen Ridge, N. J., Mrs. T. N. MIRANDA of Los Angeles; Calif. Mrs. C. A. ROUTZOHN of Springfield, Ill, and Mrs. Roy VANTASSELL of Akron. The body was removed to the Herr and Fox funeral home for services Saturday at 11 a.m. Rites will be conducted by the Rev. Dwight R. Guthrie, D. D., pastor of Northminster Presbyterian........(rest of obit cut off)

EYMARD, HACKETT, ONEILL, RYAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, May 29, 1941

Page 3. Anna T. HACKETT. (First part of obituary cut off)....Daughters of Isabella will meet at 8 p.m. Friday for services. A lifelong resident of Springfield, Mrs. HACKETT, in company with her son, Joseph H. HACKETT operated a grocery at 601 Linden av. for about 30 years. However, Mrs. HACKETT had not been active in the business for 12 years. Mrs. HACKETT was the widow of Joseph J. HACKETT, at one time superintendent of local streets. Mrs. HACKETT was a member of St. Raphael Church and of the church's Altar Society. She also was affiliated with the Daughters of Isabella. Besides the son, survivors are a daughter, Sister Marie EYMARD of the Good Samaritan Hospital, two sisters, Mrs. M. J. RYAN and Miss Nellie ONEILL, both of Springfield, and a grandchild, Jeanne HACKETT, also of Springfield.

COOPER, FOUGHT, HENZ, KNULL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, May 29, 1941

Page 3. Urbana. Charles B. KNULL, 46, former Urbana resident, died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in a Gallipolis hospital, where he had been a patient for several years. Mr. KNULL leaves his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. R. KNULL of 570 W. light st., Urbana; a brother, Edward of Urbana, and three sisters, Mrs. Henry HENZ of this city; Mr. Roy COOPER of Springfield and Mrs. E. K. FOUGHT of Perrysburg, O. He was a member of the Urbana Lutheran Church. The body was brought to Urbana and taken to the Humphreys funeral home. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the home of the parents, with burial in Oakdale Cemetery.

KISSELL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 9, 1941

Pg 5. Miss Anna R. KISSELL of 235 W. Euclid Av., died Sunday at 8:15 a.m. in the City Hospital. Death followed an extended illness. Born in Clark County, the daughter of Silas G. and Margaret KISSELL, Miss KISSELL had lived in this vicinity her entire life. A former school teacher, Miss KISSELL retired because of ill health from the local school system in June 1933. At that time she was an instructor in Roosevelt School. Miss KISSELL was a member of the First Lutheran Church and active in the women's organizations of the church. Survivors are a sister, Miss Villa KISSELL, three brothers, Charles M., of South Charleston, Samuel of the Selma Pk., and Ralph of the Rebert Pk., and a number of nieces and nephews. The body was removed to the Jackson Funeral Home for services Tuesday at 2 p.m. Rites will be conducted by the Rev. Dr. E. Clyde Xander, pastor of the First Lutheran Church. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BROOKS, GILLILAND, ILIFF, MITCHELL, RICH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 9, 1941

Mrs. Jennie H. ILIFF, 83, died Sunday at 6:45 a.m. in her home at 138 E. Pleasant st. Death followed an extended illness. Born in Michigama, Mich., Feb. 22, 1858, Mrs. ILIFF had lived in Springfield 63 years. Mrs. ILIFF was a member of Central Methodist Church and was for many years active in the women's organizations of the church. She was the widow of Allen W. ILIFF who died in Springfield Jan. 31. Survivors are a daughter Mrs. Grace GILLILAND of Douglas, Ariz., five grandchildren, Mrs. W. H. RICH of Glendale, Calif., Mrs. Ernest A. BROOKS of Barberton, Mrs. William A. MITCHELL, also of Barberton, W. A. GILLILAND of Ontario, Calif., and R. B GILLILAND of Pasadena, Calif., and four great-grandchildren. The body was removed to the Little funeral home for services Tuesday at 2 p.m. Rites will be conducted by the Rev. W. H. Fowler, D.D., pastor of Central Methodist Church. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery.

WALLIS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 9, 1941

Mrs. Ella J. WALLIS, 85 died Sunday at 3:30 a.m. in the Ohio Masonic Home. Born August 15, 1855, in Rockford, Ill. Mrs. WALLIS was the widow of Adelbert J. WALLIS. She was admitted to the Masonic Home August 26, 1936, from Magnolia Lodge No. 20 Free and Accepted Masons, of Columbus. The body was removed to the Schoedinger funeral home, Columbus. Funeral arrangements are in charge of John J. Shafer.

CROWN, GREGG, SMITH, WORTHINGTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 9, 1941

William S. SMITH, 53-year-old former resident of Springfield, died in a Dayton hospital at 3:30 p.m. Saturday after an 18 month illness. Mr. SMITH was born in Springfield on August 19, 1887, the son of James and Sarah SMITH. He had resided here most of his life. Surviving are two brothers, Walter and Charles of Springfield; three sisters, Mrs. Olive GREGG of London, Mrs. Stella CROWN of Westerville and Mrs. Mary WORTHINGTON of Springfield. The body was brought to Springfield and taken to the Richards funeral home for services at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be made in Newcomers Cemetery.

SHOPSHIRE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 9, 1941

Mrs. Anna SHOPSHIRE, 51, of 233 West Clark Street, died of a cerebral hemorrhage in the Cit hospital at 12:45 a.m. Sunday. Mrs. SHOPSHIRE had been a resident of Springfield for five years and was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She leaves her husband, Jeff. The body was removed to the Patterson funeral home and will be taken to the residence Tuesday afternoon. Funeral services will be held in the Mt. Zion Baptist Church at 1 p.m. Wednesday in charge of the Rev. S.A. Hall, with burial in Ferncliff Cemetery.

GAITHER, MOORE, MORRIS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 30, 1941

Page 12. Frank MOORE, 65, of 22 N. Race st., died Sunday at 1 a.m. in the City Hospital. Death followed one month of failing health and a critical illness of one week. A native of South Vienna, Mr. MOORE had lived in Springfield for 60 years. He had been retired for several years. Survivors are the widow, Maude, a daughter, Mrs. Blanche MORRIS of Springfield, a half-sister, Mrs. Etta GAITHER of South Vienna and six grandchildren. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home and taken to residence Monday evening for services there at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be made in South Vienna. Submitted by Donald Morris dmorris6@tampabay.rr.com

MCCLURE, ROBB Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, July 11, 1941

Ross Albert MCCLURE, 36, of the Lower Valley pk., Springfield, Route 1, died Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in the Clark County Sanatorium. Death followed an extended illness. Born in Miami County, O., March 13, 1905, Mr. MCCLURE had lived in Clark County most of his life. A pressman, Mr. MCCLURE was a former employee of The Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. He was a member of Rockway Lutheran Church. Mr. MCCLURE, a son of James E. and Elizabeth MCCLURE, is survived by his mother, three sisters, the Misses Gertrude and Edna MCCLURE, and Mrs. Margaret ROBB, and a nephew, John Edwin ROBB, all of Springfield, Route 1. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home for services Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AMSDEN, BRICE, BUTLER, HUEBNER, KOEHLER, MCNALLY, MEACHEM Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, July 11, 1941

Irene BUTLER, 88, died at 3:45 a.m. Sunday in Hearthland of Springfield following several years of failing health. She was born in Springfield on February 1, 1899 the daughter of Patrick and Rose (BRICE) MCNALLY and resided here all of her life. She was formerly employed as a secretary for several companies in the Springfield area for a number of years. She is a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church. She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews, including Fr. Donald C. HUEBNER and Mrs. Rosemary KOEHLER both of Springfield. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raphael J. in 1983, three sisters, Mary MEACHEM, Helen AMSDEN, and Florence HUEBNER, and one brother John MCNALLY. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home. There will be no visitation. Funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday in St. Teresa Church with burial in Calvary Cemetery.

BOBST, HINES Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, July 16, 1941

Obituary for Charlotte BOBST HINES 1863-1941. Mrs. Charlotte HINES, 78, of South Charleston Route 2, widow of M.M. HINES, died in her home at 7 P.M. Tuesday after an illness of several weeks. Mrs. HINES was a native of Pike County but had resided in this community for 40 years. She leaves four sons, William and Edward of South Charleston Route 2, George of Yellow Springs and John Otto of Jeffersonville; a daughter, Elizabeth, at home; 15 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. The body was removed to the Sprague Funeral Home here and was returned Wednesday to the residence, where funeral services will be held at 2:30 P.M. Friday. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston.

CORBIN, GROVES, LEWIS, LUTZ, REEVES Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 21, 1941

Mrs. Anna LUTZ, 58, died Saturday at 10:45 p.m. in her home at 305 Catherine st. Death followed a brief illness and was attributed to a heart attack. A native of Dublin, O., Mrs. LUTZ had lived in Springfield 34 years. She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church. Survivors are the husband, Elmer, a son, Russell of Springfield, a half-sister, Mrs. Edward GROVES of Columbus, two half-brothers, Russel CORBIN and Dr. Walter REEVES, both of Columbus and a brother, Benjamin LEWIS of Dayton. The body removed to Littleton funeral home for services Tuesday. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery.

HAWKE, TICE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, August 5, 1941

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. for William Henry HAWKE , who died in his home on Broadway rd. Monday at 5:45 a.m. following an illness of one week. He was 70. The services will be held in the residence. Mr. HAWKE , a native of Clark County, was a retired farmer at the time of his death. He was born Jan. 1, 1871, the son of John Wesley and Mahala Jane Matchell HAWKE . He is survived by one son, James H., living at home, five grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Frank TICE of Bellefontaine. The body was taken to the Littleton funeral home and will be returned to the residence Tuesday afternoon for the funeral services. Burial will be made in the Fairfiedl cemetery.

GARBER, KIRKPATRICK, MAGAW, WARREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, August 19, 1941

Page 10. Hiram Adams KIRKPATRICK, 54, who operated the Springfield Excavating Co., died unexpectedly about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday in his residence, 2324 Kenilworth av. Death was attributed to a heart attack. He was a former employe of The International Harvester Co., and an active member of the Story-Hypes Methodist Church. Survivors are the widow, Belle; a daughter, Mrs. Helen GARBER; a son, Leonard; a brother, Willard, all of Springfield; and two sisters, Mrs. Anna WARREN of London, and Mrs. Verna MAGAW of Springfield. A grandson, Lee Edward GARBER, also survives. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the residence, with the Rev. W. H. Fields, pastor of the Story-Hypes Church, officiating. Burial will be made in Glen Haven Memorial Park. The body is at the Woods funeral home and will be returned to the residence Wednesday afternoon.

GOVE, RYAN Name of Newspaper is News-Dispatch, St. Paris, OH on Thursday, August 21, 1941

Mrs. Clara GOVE, 84, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Oscar RYAN three and one-half miles north of Lawrenceville, Friday at 4:30 p.m. after being ill for the past three years. In addition to the daughter she leaves two sons, Clarmey E. and David A. GOVE, both of Lawrenceville. The body was brought to the Ira Frank Funeral home here and returned to the residence Saturday evening. Funeral services were held there at 2 p.m. Sunday with burial in Lawrenceville cemetery.

HITES, URICH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 21, 1941

Funeral services for Mrs. George URICH of Lima, mother of Mrs. H. V. HITES, 306 Ridge rd., will be held in the First Reformed Church of Lima Friday at 2 p.m. Mrs. URICH died in her home of a heart attack late Tuesday afternoon.

JUNG, MCKEEVER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, October 9, 1941

Springfielder Taken By Death, Connard McKeever, 58 Retired Carpenter, Dies Connard MCKEEVER, 58, of 704 Clifton av., died at 12:30 a.m. Thursday at the City Hospital following a period of failing health of seven years and a serious illness of three months. He was born in Tulsa, Okla., June 14, 1883, and had lived in Springfield practically his entire life. Because of ill health, he retired in 1936 as a carpenter for The Wren Store, which position he had held for 8 years. He leaves his widow, Mrs. Louise MCKEEVER; two daughters, Marie and Mildred; one grandson, Henry Louis JUNG, Jr., all of Springfield, and four brothers, John of Westville, and Warren, Monas and Lee of Springfield. Funeral Services will be held at the Jackson Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Saturday, in charge of the Rev. Dr. Wilbur H. Fowler, pastor of the Central Methodist Church. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery.

CAMPBELL, HILL, INGLE, MAY, MOUL, WINGET Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, November 4, 1941

Pg. 5. Mrs. Mabel MOUL, 59, died of a cerebral hemorrhage at 7:15 a. m.Tuesday in her home at 18 N. Light st. She was born in Covington, O., and had lived in Springfield for 38 years. She was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. She is survived by her husband, J. C. MOUL, and the following children: Mrs. Dorothy MAY of Pocatello, Idaho; Mrs. Alice WINGET, Mrs. Thelma CAMPBELL and James E. MOUL, all of Springfield. Two other children, both sons, preceded their mother in death. She also leaves a sister, Mrs. Mildred HILL, and a brother, Henry INGLE of Piqua, and 12 grandchildren. The body is at the residence where it will remain until time of the funeral to be announced later. Additional Information by submitter Sarah Lorentz alicetoo@attbi.com: Address says 18 N. Light St. The obituary of her son, Joyce P. MOUL, address is 518 N. Light St. Knowing where the house was located (closer to Snyder Park than, say, Main St.), I do believe the address would be 518 N. Light St.

COSGRAVE, LEATHERMAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, November 29, 1941

Page 2. Frank LEATHERMAN, 62, died about 10:30 a.m. Saturday in his home on the Mechanicsburg rd. He was born in Hanover, O. Mr. LEATHERMAN was a member of Moorefield Council, No 107, Junior O. U. A. M. and of Eagles Assembly of Moor......(rest of line unreadadble). He leaves his widow, Mrs. Anna Jane LEATHERMAN, and one sister, Mrs. Edna COSGRAVE of this city. The body was taken to the Herr and Fox funeral home.

FILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, November 29, 1941

Page 2. Waller FILSON, a former Springfield resident, died Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in his Indianapolis, Ind. residence, according to word received in Springfield A native of Pennsylvania, Mr. FILSON, while a local resident, was an employee of the Big Four railroad. He had been a member of Clark Lodge No. 101, Free and Accepted Masons, since 1906. The widow is the only survivor. The body will be brought to Springfield Monday at 1:45 p.m. and taken to Ferncliff Cemetery, where Clark Lodge committal services will be held.

ARTHUR, BAUSMAN, GRAM Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 4, 1941

Funeral services will be heal at 2 p.m. Friday in the Enon Methodist Church for Mrs. Blanche Louise GRAM,  30, who died at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in her home here, following a brief illness. Burial will be made in the Enon Cemetery. The body will lie in state in the Enon Church from noon until the hour of the services. Surviving Mrs. GRAM are her husband, Robert E. GRAM; one son, Larry; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. H. ARTHUR of Enon; two sisters, Martha Jean ARTHUR of Enon and Mrs. Lucille BAUSMAN of Albany N.Y., and two brothers, Ralph ARTHUR of Dayton and Charles ARTHUR of Enon.

BURKE, KARL, LEVALLEY, OCONNOR Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, December 6, 1941

Mrs. Nellie KARL, 56 of 117 E. Southern Av., died in her home at 6:50 p.m. Friday after a five week illness. A native of Grafton, O., she had resided in Springfield most of her life. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church and of the Catholic Ladies of Columbia. Surviving are her husband Frank B.; three sons, Robert, Leo and Eugene, all of Springfield' a daughter, Mrs. Kenneth BURKE of Springfield; six brothers, Michael O'CONNOR of Columbus and Daniel, John J., Thomas P., James P., and Morris O'CONNOR. All of this city, and two sisters, Mrs. John LEVALLEY of Columbus, and Miss Mary O'CONNOR of Springfield. The body was taken to the O'Brien funeral home where it will remain until services at 9 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph's Church. Burial will be made in Calvary Cemetery. Members of Branch No. 125, Catholic Ladies of Columbia, will hold services and recitation of the Rosary at the funeral home of 8:15 p.m. Monday.

MASSIE, PORTER, WOODRUFF Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 11, 1941

Page 23. Funeral services for Heber F MASSIE, 46, a former resident of Springfield and more recently of Grove City, who died Wednesday night at his home 3874 S Broadmoor st, of that city, will be held at the residence at 2 pm Friday. Services will be in charge of the Rev Charles R Smith, pastor of the Lagonda United Brethren Church. Burial will be made in Ferncliff cemetery. Mr MASSIE's death followed a brief illness and was attributed to heart disease. At one time he had served as president of the Lawrence County Association. He was born in Lawrence County and was educated in the Ironton schools. He had made his home in Springfield for a number of years and moved to Grove City about a year ago, where he was the operator of an automobile agency. He was affiliated with the Masonic Lodge, the Lions' Club, the Grove City Business Men's Association and the American Legion. He leaves his widow, Mrs Virginia MASSIE ; four sisters, the Misses Georgia and Irene MASSIE, Mrs. J L WOODRUFF and Mrs C W PORTER, all of Springfield, and a brother, Harley M. MASSIE of Valier, Mont.

CHRISTIAN, HOOVER, LUTZ Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 11, 1941

Page 23. [very beginning is missing]...here for Mrs Delia A CHRISTIAN, 59, widow of L.E. CHRISTIAN, former Captain of N Y C Railroad police here, who died Tuesday in her home at 104 E Auburn av Mrs CHRISTIAN, who had resided alone since the death of her husband last May 6, had been suffering from asthma. She was found in a serious condition by the resident of an adjoining apartment and died of heart disease shortly after the arrival of a physician. She was a native of Versailles and her only survivors are one brother, William HOOVER of New London, O, and one sister, Mrs L. D. LUTZ of Galion, O. Dr Donald Timmerman, pastor of the Methodist Church here was in charge and burial was in the cemetery at Versailles.

KING, WARRICK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, December 19, 1941

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Funeral services for Mrs. Almena King Warrick, 72, a former Springfield resident, who died at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in the home of her son, Robert, at Cleveland, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Herr and Fox funeral home. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cementery. Mrs. Warrick died following an illness of about one and a half years. She was born in Springfield and resided in this city until about one and a half years ago. Mrs. Warrick was the daughter of the late R. Q. King of Springfield. She was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church and the Philathea Sunday School Class of that church. Besides her son, she is survived by two grandchildren. Additional Information - Almena was the sister of Robert Leffler King.

AYLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

Page 14. George AYLER, 85, of 357 E. Madison av., died in the City Hospital at 8:55 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, 1941. Body to Herr and Fox funeral home. Funeral services in Dohoe funeral home, Richmond, Ind., Friday 2 p.m. Burial in Richmond Cemetery.

MCMILLAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

Alfred MCMILLAN, 34, of Springfield, Route 1, died Sunday Dec. 21, 1941. In the City Hospital of what was believed to have been a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Body to Georgesvile, O. Funeral Wednesday 2 p.m. in Georgesville.

CLINTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

Mrs. Clara CLINTON, 84, died Monday, Dec. 22, 1941 in the Clark County Home. Body to Jackson funeral home for services there at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Burial County Home Cemetery.

GEARHART Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

George GEARHART, 64, died in his residence, 1811 Prospect av., Sunday, Dec. 21, 1941. Body to Frank funeral home at St. Paris. O., and to residence Monday night.

GRAHAM Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

John GRAHAM, 56, of 556 Georgia av., died at 10:25 a.m. Monday, Dec. 22, 1941 in City Hospital. Body to Patterson funeral home whre it may be viewed until time of services at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AULT, DRUMM, MCDONALD, RICE, TOLAND Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 23, 1941

Funeral services are being arranged for Mrs. M(aria) E(llen) TOLAND, 89, of 203 W. Cecil st., who died at 1:30 p.m. Monday in a nursing home at 404 W. McCreight av., following several years of failing health and a critical illness of two weeks, will be held at Richard funeral home at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The services will be in charge of the Rev. Paul Pfeiffer, pastor of the St. John Evangelical and Reformed Church. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery. The body is at the Richards funeral home. Born in Springfield, Aug 4, 1852, Mrs. TOLAND had lived in this city her entire life. She was the widow of Charles M. TOLAND who died in Springfield in 1922. Mrs. TOLAND was a member of the First Baptist Chruch. Survivors are two sons, C(harles) Grant TOLAND of Springfield, and Clarence of Russell Point, a daughter, Mrs. Cora E. DRUMM of Springfield, a sister, Mrs. Mary Belle MCDONALD, also of Springfield, and four grandchildren. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home.

BALCH, GUTHRIE, MCKINNON, STEWART Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, January 12, 1942

Mrs. Maggie STEWART, 67, died Sunday at 1:10am in her home at 1032 Garfield Ave. Death followed an illness of three months. Born in Louisville Ky., a daughter of Thomas and Sarah GUTHRIE, Mrs STEWART lived in Springfield 21 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church. Survivors are the husband, Peyton R., a daughter, Mrs. Eleanor MCKINNON of Springfield, a son, Guthrie L. of Oakland, Calif., two sisters, Mrs. H. E. BALCH of Oakland,and Miss Pearl GUTHRIE of Okmulgee, Okla., a brother, Thomas H. GUTHRIE of Houston, Tx. and four grandchildren. The body was removed to the Richards funeral home for services Wednesday at 10:00am. Burial will be made in Ferncliff Cemetery. Submitted by J Kroninger joycek@onebox.com

MCDONALD, REAM Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 23, 1942

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Mrs. Isabel REAM MCDONALD, 63, of 420 Gallagher st., died about 9 a.m. Friday in the City Hospital. She was born in Greene County, O. She leaves her husband, Albert and several cousins. The body was taken to the Littleton funeral home.

TAGGART, TRUMBO, WOLISTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 23, 1942

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Mrs. Abigail C. TAGGART, 87 died at 3:30 a.m. Friday in the home of her son, J. Mont TAGGART, 1116 Mason st., following a three-month illness. She was born in Donnelsville, Aug. 16, 1854, the daughter of pioneer residents, Mr. and Mrs. Silas TRUMBO. She had lived in Springfield for 25 years and was a member of the St. Paul Methodist Church. Besides the son at whose home she died, she leaves three grandchildren, John and Theodore TAGGART, at home, and Mrs. Harry WOLISTON of Atlanta, Ga., and two great grandchildren. She was the last member of a family of 10 children. The body was taken to the Littleton funeral home.

BURNHAM, CUSTER, DERRICKSON, HAEMMERLE, PARKER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 23, 1942

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Funeral services are being arranged for Albert W. DERRICKSON, 67, who died at 7:50 p.m. Thursday, in the City Hospital. The body is at the Littleton funeral home. Mr. DERRICKSON, who lived at 345 W. Euclid av., had been a patient at the hospital since Jan. 5, and had undergone an operation. Born in Marysville, Calif., Mr. DERRICKSON had been a resident of Springfield since boyhood. He had been employed in the Springfield Motor Truck Works of the International Harvester Co. for the last 20 years. Mr. DERRICKSON was a member of the Third Lutheran Church and the Junior Order of United American Mechanics. Survivors include his widow, Nellie; two sons, Robert and Albert W., Jr.; two daughters, Mrs. Esther HAEMMERLE of 'Springfield and Mrs. R. W. PARKER of Indianapolis; two sisters, Mrs. Victor BURNHAM of Berkeley, Calif., and Mrs. Grace CUSTER of Los Angeles, Calif; one brother, Arthur of San Francisco, and five grandchildren.

STRAWTHER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 23, 1942

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William STRAWTHER, 47, of 511 Dibert av., died Thursday at 5 p.m. in the Clark County Sanatorium where he ahd been a patient for the last three weeks. Born in Urbana, O., Mr. Strawther had been a resident of Springfield for the last 15 years. Survivors are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Grant STRAWTHER of Springfield. The body was removed to the Patterson funeral home.

LANGEN, ROBERTS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, January 31, 1942

Russell ROBERTS, father of Mrs. Robert LANGEN and Russell J. ROBERTS of this city, died at 3:30 a.m. Friday at his home in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. He had been a frequent visitor in Springfield at the home of his daughter and son. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Episcopal Church in Mt. Vernon.

MANGOLD, SPRENG Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, January 31, 1942

Edward G. SPRENG, a former Springfielder, who for a number of years was an employee of the Crowell-Collier Publishing Co., died Thursday in a Chicago hospital. For the past several years he had been living at Naperville, Ill., at the home of his father, Bishop SPRENG of the Evangelical Church. Funeral services were held at Naperville Saturday afternoon. Mr. SPRENG leaves his widow, Mrs. Clara MANGOLD SPRENG; his father, one sister and two brothers.

ANDERSON, BOWMAN, CARTER, SHAFFER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, January 31, 1942

NEW CARLISLE - Harry E. ANDERSON, 62, retired plasterer and life-long resident of new Carlisle, died of pneumonia at 7:45 p.m. Thursday in the Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. He was the son of James and Florence ANDERSON. Survivors include his wife, Bertha; three sisters, Mrs. Mura BOWMAN of Dayton, Mrs. Ruth CARTER of Cincinnati, and Mrs. May SHAFFER of Riverdale, Mich., and one brother, Alva, of Dayton. The body was taken to the Doom Brothers funeral home in New Carlisle where it will remain until 12:30 p.m. Monday when it will be removed to the new Carlisle Methodist Church for services there at 2 p.m. Burial will be made in the new Carlisle Cemetery.


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