Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for October 1965 thru September 1966


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BLAZER, CULP, JUNG, KRUPP, LEMMONS, MCDONOUGH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, October 11, 1965

Mother of Party Head Dies at 70. Mrs. Patrick J. (Margaret E.) MCDONOUGH, 70, of Pitchin rd., South Charleston, Route1, mother of John MCDONOUGH, of Springfield, Clark County Democratic Party chairman, died at 11:28 p.m. Sunday in City Hospital, following an extended illness. She was born in Springfield, April 21, 1895, the daughter of Adam and Mary JUNG KRUPP. She had resided in Springfield all of her life. She was a member of St. Raphael Church, and the Altar-Rosary Sodality. In addition to her husband and son, John survivors include two daughters, Miss Margaret MCDONOUGH of Springfield; Mrs. Mary Ellen CULP of Tachikawa, Air Force Base, Japan; seven other sons, Stephen, Paul and Robert, all of Springfield; James of Catawba; Charles of Lawrenceville; Thomas and Michael of South Charleston; four sisters, Mrs. Catherine LEMMONS, Mrs. Louise BLAZER, and Miss Josephine KRUPP, all of Springfield; two brothers, Adam and Clarence of Springfield; 25 grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son Raymond in 1942. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home, where friends may call after 7 p.m. Monday. Requiem High Mass to be sung at 9 a.m. Wednesday in St. Raphael Church. The Altar-Rosary Sodality will conduct services at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

DUNHAM, GAMP, KINNEY, LAFORTUNE, NORMAN, VOLLMER, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, October 11, 1965

Mrs. Naomi VOLLMER, 81, who had been residing with a daughter, Mrs. Gertrude GAMP, at 110 South Light Street, for the past two weeks, died at 12:15 a.m. Sunday in Mercy Hospital. Mrs. VOLLMER had resided n Cincinnati prior to moving here to live with her daughter. Her husband, Edward, died in 1964. Mrs. VOLLMER was born November 3, 1883, in Lexington, Ky., the daughter of George and Susan KINNEY NORMAN. Among survivors are two sons, David E. DUNHAM and Lest DUNHAM both of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. GAMP and Mrs. Lura WILSON both of Springfield; two step daughters, Miss Laura VOLLMER and Mrs. Mildred LAFORTUNE both of Cincinnati; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

MEZGER, SAUTER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, October 30, 1965

Robert SAUTER, 89, of 129, West Euclid Avenue, died in Mercy Hospital at 2 p.m. Friday. He was born in Wittenberg, Germany, December 31, 1875, the son of Conrad and Marie MEZGER SAUTER. He had lived in Springfield for about 70 years. He was a retired barber and for many years had a barber shop in the First National Bank Building. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church. He is survived by his widow, Minnie, and one daughter, Miss Norma SAUTER, at home. His body was taken to Woods Funeral Home where friends may call Sunday afternoon and evening. Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m. in the Woods Funeral Home, with burial in Ferncliff Cemetery. The Rev. Kay M. Glaesner, pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church, will officiate.

BURKE, DESKI, LAUCHARD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, November 9, 1965

Robert E. LAUCHARD, 53, of 1316 Keifer st., died at 10:15 p.m. Monday in Mercy Hospital. He was born in Springfield, April 29, 1912, the son of John and Mary BURKE LAUCHARD, and had resided here all of his life. He was a member of St. Mary Church and for the past several years had served as recroding secretgary for Local 155, National Association of Machinists, and had been employed a s machinist by the White Superior Division of the White Motor Corp. Survivors include his wife Leona; one son, Robert T. LAUCHARD, Springfield; one daughter, Sharon KAY at home; his mother, Mary LAUCHARD of Dayton; three brothers, Joseph and Jack of Dayton, and Geroge of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. Mary DESKI of Dayton; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. His born was taken to the O'Brien'Kenney Funeral Home where friends may call form 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Requiem High Mass to be sung at 9 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary Church. Burial will be in Enon Cemetery.

CAMPBELL, GEYER, KELLY, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, November 9, 1965

William H. WILSON, 59, a former Johnson rd., resident, died at 2 a.m. Tuesda in a Columbus Hospital. He had been in failig health for some time. He was born in Springfield November 16, 1906, the son of Charles H. and Rilla CAMPBELL WILSON. Prior to his retirement he was employed at the International Harvester Co. plant. Survivors include a son, William E. WILSON; two brothers, Charles and Robert WILSON, all of Springfielde; a daughter, Mrs. Carol KELLY of Vandalia; a sister, Mrs. Rufus GEYER of San Diego, Calif.; six grandchildren, two nieces and a nephew. His body was brought to the Jackson, Lytle, and Coffman Funeral Home.

BISHOP, BUFORD, LOLLIS, UPSHAW Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 11, 1965

Edward W (Big Boy) UPSHAW, 59, of 611 E Harrison St, died at 6:55 pm Wednesday in City Hospital following a period of failing health. Mr Upshaw was born in Cartersville, GA, Jfan 29, 1906, the son of the Rev G.W. and Georgianna UPSHAW. He resided in Springfield for 44 years and was a member of Peoples Baptist Church and was a deacon and member of the trustee board of the church. He also served as chaplain of the senior choir and Mens Circle No 4. He leaves three sisters, Mrs Bessie LOLLIS, Mrs Ola BISHOP, and Mrs Charlotte BUFORD all of Springfield; one brother, Homer UPSHAW of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the John W Patterson Funeral Home where friends may call after 1 pm Friday. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 pm Saturday in Peoples Baptist Church with the Rev Auburn Tolliver officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ANDERSON, HAYMAN, LONGO, ODELL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 11, 1965

Mrs Hattie Edith ANDERSON, 80, of the Bancroft Hotel, died at 4 am Thursday in Mercy Hospital following two weeks of illness. She was born in New Moorefield, Oct 30, 1885, the daughter of William and Edith ODELL HAYMAN. She was the widow of Edward ANDERSON who died in Springfield, 1950. She had resided in Springfield almost all of her life. Survivors include one son, Clarence ANDERSON of Springfield; one granddaughter Mrs Barbara LONGO of Urbana; two great grandchildren; two brothers Floyd and Owen HAYMAN of Springfield. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home where friends may call from 7 pm Thursday until time of services at 10 am Saturday in the funeral home with the Rev James Urquhart, pastor of the Oakland Presbyterian Church officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana.

COOLIDGE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 11, 1965

Funeral services for Mrs Harriet (WILLIAM) COOLIDGE, 83, formerly of Springfield and Urbana, who died at 2:30 am Tuesday, in the home of her daugher, Mrs Gladys LEE of 2403 N Devon Rd, Upper Arlington, will be held at 2:30 pm Friday in the Teyo Funeral Home, 1578 W First St, Columbus. Burial will be in the Urbana Cemetery.

GEORGE, HOPPER, KLINE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 11, 1965

Milton C KLINE, 86, of 130 E Home Rd Springfield, died at 6:45 am Thursday in the Ethan Allen Rest Home after being a patient for six weeks. He was born in Tobasco, Jan 8, 1879, the son of Henry and Ellen HOPPER KLINE. He moved to Newark in 1901 and resided there until 1962 when he came to Springfield to live with his son, Charles M KLINE. Before retirement, in 1945, he was employed as a brakeman for the B and O Railroad. He was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen for 60 years, a member of the K of P for 50 years, and a member of the First EUB Church in Newark. His wife, Daisy D KLINE, preceded him in death in 1956. Survivors include one son Charles M KLINE of Springfield and one daughter Mrs Kenneth GEORGE of Fairborn. His body was taken to the Ross Henderson Funeral Home in Newark where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Friday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 2 pm Saturday. Burial will be in the Cedarville Cemetery.

JONES, SMITH, SNELL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, November 26, 1965

Mrs. Paul E. SNELL. Mrs. Virginia E. SNELL, 50, 5207 New Carlisle Pk. died at 10:30 am Thursday in Mercy Hospital following three weeks of illness. She was born in Plattsburg March 19, 1915, the daughter of Burr and Eathel (SMITH) JONES. She is survived by her husband, Paul, two sons, Ray and Larry, at home, and one brother, Robert JONES of Dayton. Her body was taken to the Ingling Funeral Home in South Charleston where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Friday. Funeral services will be at 2 pm Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in the South Vienna Cemetery. Submitted by Amber Bers840@aol.com

ANDERSON, AUGUSTUS, CLAYWELL, CROW, DEARTH, HARTMAN, PIERCE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, December 24, 1965

Mrs. Anna Marie PIERCE, 52, of 1016 Robin rd., died at 5:30 a.m. Friday in her residence. She was born in Springfield, Sept. 28, 1913, the daughter of Royal and May CLAYWELL DEARTH, and had resided in Springfield all his life. Survivors include her husband, Asa F. PIERCE: one daughter, Mrs. Patricia Ann AUGUSTUS; one son, Asa Jr.; on sister, Mrs. Myrtle HARTMAN, all of Springfield; eight grandchildren; one step-sister, Mrs. Mildred ANDERSON of Oakland, Calif.; one step-brother, Kenneth CROW of Freson, Calif. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.

BROWN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 25, 1966

Requiem High Mass for Dr. Charles L. BROWN, 75, of 122 East First Street will be sung at 9 a.m. Wednesday in St Teresa Church. Dr. BROWN, a veterinarian who retired in 1951, died at 10:15 p.m. Sunday in Mercy Hospital shortly after admission. He had been employed by the City of Springfield as a veterinarian for 14 years and for the State of Ohio for 17 years. His body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call until time of services. Burial will be in st. Bernard Cemetery. The Holy Name Rosary Society of St. Teresa Church will conduct services at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.

DAVIS, GRUBE, MOSSBARGER, PENCE, RINEHART, SLAUGHTER, UPPERMAN, WALLS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 25, 1966

Mrs. Frances A. DAVIS, 53, of 1757 Boda Street, died at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday in City Hospital, following three weeks of serious illness. She was born in Madison County, June 5, 1912, the daughter of Harley and Sarah MOSSBARGER RINEHART, and resided in Springfield for the past 40 years. She was a member of the Third Church of Christ in Christian Union. Survivors include her husband, Virgil; five sons, Virgil Jr., Home, James and Larry DAVIS, all of Springfield, and Gilbert DAVIS of Washington C. H.; four daughters, Mrs. Walter SLAUGHTER of Springfield, Marilyn, Nancy, and Orena, all at home; 14 grandchildren; one brother, James RINEHART of Springfield and four sisters, Mrs. Dolly WALLS, Mrs. Viola GRUBE, and Mrs. Nondine PENCE, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Jeanette UPPERMAN of Mt. Sterling. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home with the Rev. Richard Cartwright of Delaware officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

GORDON, HINKLE, JORDAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 25, 1966

Requiem High Mass for Chris (Christie) GORDON, 75, of 349 Glenn Avenue, will be sung at 9 a.m. Thursday in St. Bernard Church. Mr. GORDON died at 3 p.m. Monday in a local nursing home following an extended illness. He was employed in the small press room at the International Harvester Co. for 43 years and retired in 1956. A member of St. Bernard Church, Mr. GORDON was born in Mechanicsburg, February 18, 1890, the son of Patrick and Lucinda JORDAN GORDON. He leaves one daughter, Mrs. Rheba HINKLE, with whom he had resided; one son, Charles E. of Springfield, Four grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Friends may call in the Conroy Funeral Home after 7 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Glen Forest Cemetery, Yellow Springs.

MONROE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 25, 1966

Funeral services for James H. MONROE< 65, of 228 East Third Street will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the John W. Patterson Funeral Home with the Rev. Herbert Benton and Rev. M. J. Dabney officiating. Mr. MONROE died at 1:45 a.m. Sunday in Mercy Hospital after a short illness. Friends may call in the funeral home, Charles P. Helvy Lodge 1398, I.B.P.O.E.W. will have ritualistic services in the funeral home at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Mystery Lodge No. 45 K. of P. will hold ritualistic services at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BERRY, EMERSON, HOWARD, KEPLER, MCNEIL, SCHNEIDER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 9, 1966

John W. BERRY, 86, of 557 Inman st., Akron, died Tuesday in a nursing home in Alliance. He was born in Clark County and had lived in Akron for the past 57 years. He had been an auditor for the B. F. Goodrich Co, with over 35 years of service. He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Akron, Goodrich 20-Year Club, Golden Age Club of the YMCA, and was a precinct committeeman in the 10th ward of Akron. Survivors include three sons, James R. BERRY of Akron, Paul R. BERRY of Palo Alto, Calif., and Robert C. BERRY of Akron; three daughters, Mrs. Silpah L. EMERSON of Greensburg, Mrs. Evazell KEPLER of Uniontown, and Mrs. Mary Jane SCHNEIDER of Wayne, N. J. , 12 grandchildren; five great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Viola MCNIEL, Mrs. Ruth HOWARD; and one brother Edward BERRY, all of Springfield. Services at First Congregational Church Chapel in Akron. Burial in Grand Prairie Cemetery in Brush Ridge.

ATKINS, HAWKE, HORNBERGER, SPANG, ZUGELDER Name of Newspaper is Daily Morning Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, February 17, 1966

Martin Bernard Hornberger, 64, of 1359 Columbus av., died in City Hospital at 9:40 a.m. Thursday. He had been in ill health for the past 10 weeks. Mr. Hornberger was born in Springfield Oct. 11, 1901, a son of Bernard and Mary (Spang) Hornberger and had resided here his entire life. He had been employed by New York Central as a car inspector and had just completed 32 years of continuous service with NYC. Among survivors are his wife, Mrs. Cora Hornberger, tow daughters, Mrs. Edward Atkins and Mrs. Thomas Hawke, both of Springfield; a son, Martin Eugene Hornberger, of Springfield; a step-daughter Mrs. Edward Ogden of Springfield; a step-son, Robert Brooks of Hobart, Inc.; two brothers, Henry Hornberger of Jamestown and Robert Hornberger of Springfield; a sister, Mrs. Mary Zugelder of Springfield; 18 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. His body was taken to Richards Memorial Home where friends may call from 7 p.m. Thursday until time of services at 10 a.m. Saturday in the memorial home. Rosary services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday in the memorial home. Burial will be Rose Hill Burial Park.

KNISLEY, MATES, MENDENDALL, MENDENHALL, PECK, SCHMIDT, THOROMAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, February 26, 1966

James Thurman MENDENHALL, 70, of 1744 S. Burnett Rd., died at his residence at 3:45 p.m. Friday. He had been a resident of Springfield most of his life. He was born in Adams County Jan. 7, 1896, the son of Clarence and Rose THOROMAN MENDENDALL. He was retired and for several years was employed by the Springfield Metallic Casket Co. and more recently was an employee of Finke and Heine Packing Co. He was a member of the 166th Infantry Supply Co., 42nd Rainbow Division in World War I. He is survived by his wife , Emma MATES MENDENHALL; two daughters, Mrs. James E. (Donna) SCHMIDT of Columbus and Mrs. Clarence E. (Helen) PECK of Springfield; six grandchildren; four half-brothers, Stanley and Clinton KNISLEY, both of Springfield, Richard KNISLEY of Lakeview and Raymond Knisley of North Chelmsford, Mass. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral home.

BAKER, BUCK, DAUGHERTY, HAMMOND, MORAN, PENWELL, PERKINS, SMITH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 1, 1966

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Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm Saturday for Mrs Julia Ann PENWELL, 84, who died at 3 pm Thursday at the home of her daughter, Mrs Calvin L BAKER, 520 Montgomery av, following a five-week illness. The funeral will be held at the Presbyterian Church in Bainbridge, O, and burial will be in Bainbridge. Mrs PENWELL had been in failing health for the past year. The body was taken to the Jackson Funeral Home and was returned to the BAKER residence at 1:30 pm Friday. Mrs PENWELL was born in Ross County, O, on Oct 25, 1855, but had been a resident of Springfield for 30 years. Surviving are four sons, Isaac, Wert and Harvey PENWELL of Springfield, and Eursa PENWELL of South Charleston; five daughters, Mrs Walter MORAN of Dayton, Mrs Cathryn HAMMOND of Sunbury, O, Mrs Clara DAUGHERTY of Bainbridge, O, and Mrs Ella PERKINS and Mrs BAKER of this city; two brothers, Henry SMITH of Ft Wayne, Ind, and Isaac SMITH of Convoy, O and one sister, Mrs Mary BUCK of Buena Vista, O.

COOKE, DOLWICK, GRISSO, GRUBE, LEARY, ZERKLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 1, 1966

David W. GRUBE, 72, of 2924 Arthur rd., died Tuesday morning in Mercy Hospital. He was born in Clark County March 25, 1893, the son of Benjamin and Anna ZERKLE GRUBE, and had resided in Clark County almost all of his life. Before retirement six years ago, he had been employed as a machinist for 45 years for the Robbins and Myers Co. He was a member of the Fifth Lutheran Church and the Junior Order of American Mechanics No. 240. Survivors include his wife, Vera; two sons, David W., Jr. of Springfield, an Paul of Columbus; one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy DOLWICK of Fairborn; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, John of Springfield,and Robert of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla; three sisters, Mrs. Naomi GRISSO of North Hampton, Mrs. Nina LEARY and Mrs. Fannie COOKE, both of Springfield; and a number of nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.

GRINDLE, MARTIN, PETERS Name of Newspaper is Unk. Springfield, OH Newspaper on Monday, March 14, 1966

Cecil W. MARTIN, 68, of 2318 Irwin av., died at 8:10 p.m. Sunday in City Hospital following a three-day illness. He was born in Clifton Jan. 22, 1898, the son of Albert and Ethel GRINDLE MARTIN. At the time of his retirement, Jan. 21, 1966, he was assistant purchasing agent at Robbins and Myers, Inc. He had been with the company 46 years. He was a member of the High st. Methodist Church, Clark Lodge No. 101 F. and A.M. and the Springfield Foreman's Club. Survivors include his wife, Florence M.; one daughter, Miss Thelma MARTIN, a registered nurse at City Hospital; a foster son, Donald Robert PETERS of Spokane, Wash.; a foster grandson, Jimmy; a brother, Harry L. and several aunts and uncles of Springfield. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home

GRINDLE, MARTIN, PETERS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 14, 1966

Cecil W. MARTIN, 68, of 2318 Irwin Av. died at 8:10 pm Sunday in City Hospital following a three day illness. He was born in Clifton, Jan. 22, 1898, the son of Albert and Ethel GRINDLE MARTIN. At the time of his retirement , Jan. 21, 1966, he was assistant purchasing agent at Robbins and Myers, Inc. He had been with the company 46 years. He was a member of the High St Methodist Church, Clark Lodge No 101 F. and A.M. and the Springfield Foreman's Club. Survivors include his wife, Florence M.; one daughter, Miss Thelma MARTIN, a registered nurse at City Hospital; a foster son, Donald Robert PETERS of Spokane, Wash.; a foster grandson, Jimmy; a brother, Harry L. and several aunts and uncles of Springfield. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Monday and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Tuesday. Services will be held at 2:30 pm Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Leonard MANN, pastor of the High Street Methodist Church, officiating. Clark Lodge No 101 F. and A.M. will hold services at 7 pm Tuesday. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

DILLARD, LEAR, MILLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 14, 1966

Teddie MILLER, 73, of 37 E. High St, died Sunday afternoon in his residence. He was born April 10, 1892, in Waverly, the son of Isaac and Mary DILLARD MILLER. Before retirement he was an employee of the Buckeye Incubator Co. Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Dallas LEAR, and one brother George E. MILLER both of Springfield. His body was taken to the Jackson Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Tuesday. Services will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. A.P. CAIN, pastor of the Third Church of God, officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ADAMS, CALLAHAM, HUGHES, LEWIS, MCMILLEN, RECTOR, STAADT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 14, 1966

Mrs. Martha A. STAADT, 91, of 145 E. Harding Rd., died at 10:15 am Monday in Mercy Hospital where she was taken earlier in the day. She was born in Madison County, Dec. 16, 1874, the daughter of Allen Benton HUGHES and Alice Anna McMILLEN, and had resided in Springfield since 1947. Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Mildred M. ADAMS of Springfield, with whom she resided; and three sisters, Mrs. Laura LEWIS and Mrs. Edith CALLAHAM, both of Columbus, and Mrs. Huldah RECTOR of Dayton. Her body was taken to the Alfred K Woods Funeral Home.

FUDGE, NANCE, PLATT, URICK, WELLS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, April 2, 1966

Page 2. Mrs. Lyddia WELLS, 76, of 96 S Tecumseh rd, died at City Hospital at 3:15 am Sunday, following five years of failing health and one week of serious illness. She was born June 21, 1879, in Lawrence County, the daughter of William and Matilda PLATT NANCE. Her husband, James WELLS, died in 1943. She had been a resident of Clark County for the past 13 years. She was a member of New Zion Baptist Church in Lawrence County. Survivors include two sons, Roy WELLS, a teacher in the Springfield school system, and Lasco, also of Springfield ; two sisters, Mrs. Henry FUDGE of Kitts Hill, and Mrs. John URICK of Ironton, and four grandchildren. Her body was taken to Richards Memorial Home where friends may call. Services will be held at 7:39 pm Tuesday in charge of Rev Paul Tropf of the Story Hypes Methodist Church. The body will be taken Wednesday morning to Lawrence County for further services at 2 pm in the New Zion Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the New Zion Cemetery.

HANNAFORD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, April 2, 1966

Page 2. Funeral services for Miss Grace N HANNAFORD, 79, a former registrar at Wittenberg College, will be held at 10 am Tuesday in Northminster Presbyterian Church. The Rev William L Meyer, pastor of the church, will officiate. Burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati. Miss HANNAFORD, who lived at 619 Woodlawn av, died at 7 pm Saturday in Mercy Hospital. She had been in failing health for two years. [Rest of obituary is missing.]

BEVAN, FERGUSON, FORD, OCONNOR Name of Newspaper is Unk. Springfield, OH Newspaper on Saturday, April 23, 1966

Alva W. BEVAN, 84 of 1915 N. Belmont Ave died at 2 a.m. Saturday in City Hospital. He was born Dec 8, 1881 in Lawrence County, the son of Samuel and Laura BEVAN and had resided in Springfield since 1932. Before retirement, 17 years ago he formerly operated the BEVAN Dairy, his wife Rebecca Elizabeth preceded him in death Aug 24, 1954. Survivors include one son, Walter E BEVAN, two daughters Mrs. Hazel FORD, and Mrs. Elizabeth OCONNOR, 14 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, one brother Halsey BEVAN and one sister Osa FERGUSON both of Huntington West Virginia, A son Cecil preceded him in death Feb 19, 1966. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7-9 p.m., services will be held at 3:30 pm Monday in the funeral home with the Rev. Gerald Geiger, pastor of the Lagonda EUB Church, officiating. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

DUNN, GRIESER, HATFIELD, KUNKEL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 28, 1966

William Earl HATFIELD, 78, of 1624 Highland av., died at 8:08 am, Wednesday in Veterans Hospital, Dayton. He had been ill for two months. Mr. HATFIELD was a retired employee of Robbins and Myers, Inc., and had lived in Clark County all of his life. He was a veteran of World War 1 and was a member of the American Legion and the 40 et 8 Society. He was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd and was active in Masonic organizations. He belonged to Yellow Springs Lodge No. 421, F and A.M.; the Antic Shrine, Dayton, and was a 50 year member of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite. Born in Clark County July 26, 1887, he was the son of John W. and Eva DUNN HATFIELD. He leaves one son, William E. HATFIELD Jr., Kerns, Utah; two sisters, Mrs. Pansy GRIESER of Springfield and Mrs. Lulu KUNKEL of Galion; one brother, Frank HATFIELD of Springfield; eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to Richards Memorial Home.

BAKER, MCINTIRE, PIERCE, PRICE, WHITE Name of Newspaper is Daily Morning Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, May 28, 1966

Kenneth Pierce, 45, of 312 Gruen dr., a life resident of Springfield, died unexpectedly at 11:45 a.m. Friday in City Hospital. A block operator for the Pennsylvania Railroad at the South Charleston tower, he was a member of Lagonda EUB Church and was a veteran of World War II. Born in Springfield May 28, 1920, he was the son of Harvey G. and may Oiler Pierce. Survivors include his wife, Louise; his mother, Mrs. Mary Pierce; two step-sons, Ray Baker of Conoga Park, Calif., and Frank McIntire of Lebanon, Ind.; one brother, Asa F. Pierce of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. Theodore (Eula) White and Mrs. Paul (Jean) Price, both of Springfield; three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.

BROWN, DOMANECK, ELLIOT, FITZSIMMONS, MARKIN, WHIPP, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, June 8, 1966

Mrs. Sarah Catherine WHIPP, 71, of 1103 S. Fountain Ave., died at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday in the Bolen Nursing Home. Mrs. Whipp was a member of the Second Church of Christ in Christian Union. Her husband, Chester B. died May 2, 1942. She was born Feb. 24 1895 in Darke County, the daughter of Joseph and Ida Belle MARKIN BROWN. She had resided in Springfield for almost 50 years. She leaves two sons, Virgil Leroy and Robert L. WHIPP, both of Springfield; three daughters, Mrs. Louise A. FITZSIMMONS, Mrs. Onda Marie WILSON and Mrs. Lola Margaret DOMANECK, all of Springfield; a step son Ray WHIPP; one brother, Leroy BROWN of Troy; one sister, Miss Onda H. BROWN of Troy; nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Three children proceeded her in death. They were, Mrs. Thelma Elizabeth ELLIOT, Raymond E. WHIPP and Miss Dorothy M. WHIPP. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call after 7 pp.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the Second Church of Christ in Christian Union. The Rev. Floyd SHOEMAKER, former pastor, will officiate. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.

FOLEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, June 17, 1966

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Funeral services for Stuart FOLEY, 66, of 2100 Park rd., will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Richards Memorial Home, with the Rev. Kay M. Glaesner, pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. St. Andrews Lodge No. 619 will conduct Masonic services at 7 p.m. Friday in the memorial home. Mr. Foley died at 6 a.m. Thursday in his residence, following three years of failing health,

FRYE, SHEALER, VITTEL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, June 17, 1966

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Funeral services for Mrs. Anna FRYE, 79, of 1804 N. Limestone st. will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday in the Richards Memorial Home with the Rev. August Schneider, pastor of the Fifth Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the memorial home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. She was born in Sandusky, August 17, 1886 the daughter of Andrew and Anna SHEALER VITTEL. Mrs. Frye died at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in her residence following several years of failing health.

GREANEY, OCONNOR, SCHNEIDER, SCOTT, WELSH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 20, 1966

August R. (Gus) SCHNEIDER, 64, of 965 Lagonda av., died unexpectedly in his home at 1:35 a.m. Sunday. He was born in Springfield Oct. 24, 1901, the son of Charles F. and Elizabeth GREANEY SCHNEIDER. he had resided in Springfield all his life. In 1961 he retired from the Urbana Tool and Die Co., after 30 years service as a tool and die maker. He was a member of St. Raphael Church. He is survived by one brother, the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Joseph J. SCHNEIDER, rector of Mount St. Mary Seminary, Cincinnati; three sisters, Mrs. Roger (Elizabeth) WELSH of Dayton, Mrs. Michael (Ann) O'CONNOR of Chicago, Ill., and Mrs. Guy (Mary) SCOTT of Savannah, Ga., and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the O'Brien-Kenney Funeral Home where friends may call after 2 p.m. Tuesday. Solemn Requiem High Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Raphael Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

BODKIN, BOTKIN, FITZPERALD, GAIER, GROFF, GWOER, HILT, KELLER, MILLER, MURPHY, PENETON, SCHNOUGH, STINE, SWARTZBAUGH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 27, 1966

Page 4. (With picture). Raymond A. (Penny) PENETON, 72, a life resident of Springfield and a retired 50-year employee of the Ohio Edison Co., of 116 Rockway av., died at 2:45 a.m. Sunday in City Hospital. He had entered the hospital Thursday. His death followed a few months of failing health. A member of the Rockway Lutheran Church, he was a past president of the Ohio Edison Power Club. At the time of his retirement in 1962, he held the distinction of being the only local employee of Ohio Edison Co. to complete 50 years and eight months of service. He was a member of the board of trustees of the Lutheran Community Service; treasurer of the Clark County Lutheran Laymens' Association; past chancellor commander of Tremont City Lodge No. 295, Knights of Pythias; past Ohio state president and member of Protected Home Circle Fraternal Society; and was a former Springfield Township trustee. Survivors include his wife, Hettie; two daughters, Mrs. Ernest (Evelyn) SCHNOUGH of Cincinnati and Mrs. Emerson (Pauline) STINE of Piqua; one son, Raymond (Bill) PENETON of Columbus; three brothers, Orville and Virgil, both of Tremont City and Howard of McComb; two step-daughters, Mrs. Arleene GAIER and Mrs. Dale (Violet) MURPHY, both of Springfield; five grandchildren and eight step-grandchildren. Born in Dialton Jan 7, 1894, he was the son of Forest and Eva L. BODKIN PENETON. His body was taken to the Alfred K. Woods Funeral Home where friends may all from 7 to 9 Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Tremont City Lodge will hold ritualistic services at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home with the Rev. T. A. Kantonen, pastor of Rockway Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. The family requests that donations be made to the Lutheran Community Service. Active pallbearers will be Russell SWARTZBAUGH, Clarence GRUBE, John HILT, Robert MILLER, and Ernest GWOER. The honorary pallbearers include Joseph H. KELLER, Harris MILLER, Charles GROFF and E. L. FITZPERALD. [More information from Jan Botkin Therkildsen, Therkild@aol.com: His father Forest PENETON died May 1927; his mother Eva BOTKIN PENETON died August 1943.]

GOODMAN, HYNES, MALAHY, MCCALL, MORRIS, WALLACE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, July 8, 1966

Mrs. Nellie L. MALAHY, 75, of 1915 Lagonda av., died at 11:10 a.m. Thursday in Mercy Hospital following six weeks of serious illness. She was born June 2, 1891 in Springfield, the daughter of Frank and Mary BELLER WALLACE. She had resided in Springfield most of her life and was a member of St. Bernard Church. He husband, James E. MALAHY, Sr., preceded her in death on Oct. 11, 1949. She is survived by four sons, James E., Jr. of Springfield, Francis P., Raymond J. and Donald P., all of San Diego Calif; four daughters, Mrs. Loretta HYNES, Mrs. Mary MCCALL and Miss Ellen MALAHY, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Helen MORRIS of Dayton; one brother, Leonard WALLACE of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. Kathryn GOODMAN of Bradenton, Fla; 14 grandchildren, six great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the O'Brien-Kenny Funeral Home where friends may call from 1 p.m. Friday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 9 a.m. Saturday in St. Bernard Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

FERRIS, MARTIN, SMITH, STICKROD, WOLLAM, WOLLUM Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, August 9, 1966

Page 2. Mrs. Ollie STICKROD, 77, of 812 Rice St., died at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Mercy Hospital following three months illness. She was born June 11, 1889, in Fayette County, the daughter of James and Anne SMITH MARTIN and had been a resident of Springfield for the past 55 years. She was a member of the Central Christian Church. Survivors include two daughters, Miss Dorothy STICKROD, at home and Mrs. Charles SMITH of Springfield; one son, Earl L. STICKROD, at home; three granddaughters; two brothers, Earl and Raymond B., both of Springfield; and one sister, Mrs. Clinton WOLLUM of Springfield. Mrs. STICKROD was the widow of the late Pearl STICKROD. One brother, Carl MARTIN and one sister, Mrs. Lawrence FERRIS, also preceded her in death. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home. Additional information by Janie Martin Whitty, whittyfun@juno.com: WOLLUM should read WOLLAM.

ATHA, GRADEN, TOOPS, YODER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, August 9, 1966

Page 2. Ray F. TOOPS, 73, of 1811 Center blvd., died Tuesday morning in Mercy Hospital following 15 months of failing health. He was born in Ross County, May 23, 1893, the son of Frank and Patty GRADEN TOOPS and had resided in Springfield for the past 50 years. He was a retired employee of the maintenance department of the D.T. and I. Railroad. Mr. TOOPS was a veteran of World War I and attended the Central Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Lulu; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Kent (Dorothya) ATHA and Mrs. Donald R. (Ruth) YODER, both of West Liberty; six grandchildren; five... (rest of obit cut off)

FREEZE, MCKEEVER, MEREDITH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, August 13, 1966

Pearl MCKEEVER, 62, of Greenfield, O., Route 1, died Friday morning in Mercy Hospital, Columbus, O., according to information received here Saturday, by a sister, Mrs. Clarence FREEZE, of Springfield. Mr. MCKEEVER was born on October 20, 1904, in northern Ohio, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles MCKEEVER. Survivors are his wife, Rosemary; two sons and two daughters; five brothers, Theodore, of Springfield; Floyd, of Dayton; Homer, of Sabina; Paul, of Greenfield and Charles, of Texas; two sisters, Mrs. Clarence FREEZE, of Springfield, and Elsie MEREDITH, of Greenfield. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, in Greenfield, with burial there.

MILLER, SOHL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, August 13, 1966

Fred W. MILLER, 88, died in Rickly Memorial Hospital, of the Ohio Masonic Home, at 1:20 a.m. Saturday. He was born on February 8, 1878, in Germany. Mr. MILLER entered the Ohio Masonic Home on September 7, 1962, sponsored by Brenton D. Babcock Lodge No. 600, F&AM, of Cleveland, O. Survivors include two sons, Stewart, of Townson, Md., and Curtis, of Baltimore, Md.; two brothers, Harry and Gus, both of Cleveland; one sister, Mrs. Lillian Sohl, also of Cleveland. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home, and will be returned to Rickly Auditorium, of the Ohio Masonic Home, for services at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in the Masonic Home Cemetery.

BIRKHOLD, ESTY, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, August 13, 1966

CONOVER - Mrs. Ethel S. BIRKHOLD, 81, of Conover, died at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Piqua memorial Hospital where she had entered three days prior to her death. She had been in failing health for the past 10 months. She was born near Rosewood, December 29, 1884, the daughter of Charles and Mary WILSON ESTY and had resided in Miami County for the past 47 years. She attended Rosewood schools. Se was married to Jasper W. BIRKHOLD, October of 1906. He preceded her in death January 27, 1951. She was a member of Fletcher EUB Church, Fidelity Chapter No. 88, Order of Eastern Star of Lean, Civics and Sunshine Clubs and the Pat Matrons Club. Survivors include two sons, Paul E., New Carlisle, and Stanley C. of Springfield; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her body was taken to Suber Funeral Home for services at 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Dana Heaton, pastor of Fletcher EUB Church, officiating. Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be made in Rosedale Cemetery, Carysville.

BAKER, BERE, DICKMAN, FLATTER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, August 31, 1966

Page 4. New Carlisle - Mrs. Genevieve D. (Jenny) BERE, 67, of 307 N. Adams St., New Carlisle, died unexpectedly at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in her residence. She was born in Greene County, March 21, 1899, a daughter of Frederick H. and Carrie E. FLATTER DICKMAN. Before retirement she was employed as a clerk at Wright Patterson Air Force base for 20 years. MRS. Bere was a member of the First Methodist Church of New Carlisle. Her husband, Edgar H. BERE, preceded her in death in 1957. Survivors include one nephew. Louie H. BAKER; one brother in law, Harry C. BAKER; one grand niece, Miss Brenda BAKER; and one grand nephew, Phillip BAKER, all of New Carlisle. Her body was taken to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home where friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Services at 2 p.m. Friday in the funeral home with the Rev. Paul Bauders, pastor the First Methodist Church of New Carlisle, in charge. Burial will be in the New Carlisle Cemetery.

DUNN, EVERETET, HARWOOD, HERTENSTEIN, KOHN, MILLER, SWORDS, TUVELL, VANGINDY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, September 14, 1966

Page 12. James William KOHN , Sr, 72, of 2688 Tecumseh Ave, died at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in his residence following one and a half years failing health and five months of serious illness. He was born May 3, 1894 in Ross County, the son of James N and Sarah (VAN GINDY) KOHN and had resided in Springfield for the past 50 years. Before retirement seven years ago, he had been an employee of the White Diesel Motor Company for 37 years. Mr Kohn was a member of the Eastside Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Ada Dunlap KOHN; three sons, JamesW Jr, and David E both of Springfield and Linn E of San Miguel, Mexico; four daughters, Mrs Richard (Julia) TUVELL of New Carlisle, Mrs William (Mary) HARWOOD and Mrs Carl (Faith) DUNN , both of Springfield, and Mrs Karl (Joanna) SWORDS of Mt Morris, Michigan; 22 grandchildren, three great grandchildren; three sisters; Mrs Lulu HERTENSTEIN, Mrs John MILLER , and Miss Minnie KOHN , all of Ross County; four brothers, Fred (Doc) EVERETET of Springfield, John , Omar, and Elijah KOHN , all of Ross county; and a number of nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Littleton funeral home.

DAVIS, GIVENS, HAWK, LANSING, MITCHELL, PIERCE, RINEHART Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, September 16, 1966

Page 6. Mrs. Bertha F. (Sally) GIVENS, 62, of 3910 W. National rd. , was dead on arrival at Mercy Hospital at 4:30 p.m. Thursday. She was born in Pike County, Aug 24, 1904, the daughter of Albert and Maria DAVIS RINEHART. Survivors include her husband, Charles O. GIVENS; four sisters, Mrs. Florence PIERCE and Mrs. Anna MITCHELL, both of Chillicothe, Mrs. Bessie HAWK and Mrs. Edna LANSING, both of Waverly; four brothers, John of Lyndon, Gilbert, Russel and Floyd, all of Chillicothe; several nieces and nephews, and a number of grand nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home where friends may call......Sunday. Service s at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the funeral home with the Rev. Dr. T. A. Kantonen, pastor of the Rockway Lutheran Church, in charge. Burial will be in Vale Cemetery.

COTTINGHAM, CURREY, JOHNSON, MATES, MILLER, PARISH, REPLOGLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 17, 1966

Mrs. Zelma F. CURREY, 43, of 5310 Johnson St., Hollywood, Fla., died at 1 p.m. Thursday in Memorial Hospital there. She had been a resident of Garden Acres east of Springfield until four years ago when she moved to Florida for her health. She was employed for a number of years by Lehman and Sons Dry Cleaning. She was born in Springfield March 27, 1923, the daughter of Charles and Sarah MATES PARISH. Survivors include her husband, John A. CURREY; her father, Charles W. PARISH of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Donald REPLOGLE of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Mrs. Charles JOHNSON of Hollywood; three grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. June COTTINGHAM and Mrs. John MILLER, both of Springfield, and one brother, Raymond PARISH of Lancaster, Calif. Her mother, Sarah, and a brother, Elden, preceded her in death in 1965. Her body was taken to the Boyd Funeral home in Hollywood. Services will be Monday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home, with burial in Florida. Friends may call at the funeral home.

CIANCIOLO, MCPHERSON, PURPORA, SAYLOR, WHITACRE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 17, 1966

Mrs. Frances D. McPHERSON, 62, of 242 E. McCreight av., died at 5:30 a.m. Friday in the Good Shepard Village following two years of failing health. She was born in Cincinnati, Oct. 10, 1903, the daughter of Mariano and Angela CIANCIOLO and had resided in Springfield for over 25 years. Mrs. McPHERSON was a member of St. Teresa Catholic Church. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Betty Jane SAYLOR and Mrs. Shirley WHITACRE; one son, Donald, all of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. Margaret PURPORA of Dayton; two brothers, Charles St. Charles and Joseph CIANCIOLO, both of Cincinnati; eight grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. Her husband, Ray, preceded her in death in June of 1963. Her body was taken to the Conroy funeral home where friends may call from noon Sunday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 9 a.m. Monday in St. Teresa Church. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

STRODER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 17, 1966

Funeral service for Mrs. Nora STRODER, 72, of 713 S. Lowery av., who died at 2 p.m. Wednesday in her residence, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the St. John's Baptist Church with the Rev. Aaron Jones, church pastor in charge. Friends may call in the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home from 1 p.m. Sunday until time of services. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

JONES Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 17, 1966

Floyd Henry JONES, 71, of 259 Raffensperger av., died at 11:35 a.m. Friday in Mercy Hospital. His body was taken to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home.

WHITACRE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, September 18, 1966

Requiem High Mass will be sung in St. Teresa Church at 11:15 a.m. Monday for Mrs. Mary Ann WHITACRE, 39, of 2426 Home Orchard Drive, wife of Robert W. WHITACRE, Springfield pharmacist. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home after noon Sunday. St. Teresa Altar and Rosary Sodality will hold Rosary Service at 8 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. Mrs. WHITACRE died at 1:10 p.m. Friday in University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, following five years of failing health.

BISHER, BRINK, CLARK, COZAD, DEPUGH, HOBARTY, PARKER, WUNDERLY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, September 18, 1966

Mrs. Ruth Blanche BRINK, 60, of 667 West Jefferson Street, died in Community Hospital at 8:10 p.m. Saturday following a serious illness of two weeks duration. She was born in Chillicothe, Ohio, on April 16, 1906, the daughter of Lindsey and Myrtle CLARK COZAD. She attended the First Pentecostal Church of Xenia. Mrs. BRINK had resided in Springfield for the past 20 years. Survivors are her husband, John BRINK; three sons, Earl PARKER, of Chillicothe; Darrell PARKER, of New Carlisle, and Delmar PARKER, of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Donald BISHER and Ms. James HOBARTY, both of Springfield; 24 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; one sister, Mrs. Myrtle DEPUGH, and two brothers, Clarence and Emmett COZAD, all of Chillicothe; two step-sons, paul and George BRINK, and one stepdaughter, Mary Alice WUNDERLY, all of Springfield. He body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.

BENNETT, GROEBER, KLENKE, LOTHSCHUETZ, SCHUTTE, TITER, UNUM Name of Newspaper is Daily Morning Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, September 23, 1966

Matilda Lothschuetz, 86, of 907 Lagonda av. Died at 5 a.m. Friday in Mercy Hospital after a two weeks illness. She was born in Springfield on Dec. 3, 1879, the daughter of Dietrich and Anna Klenke Schutte. She was a life-long resident of the city. She was a member of St. Bernards Church, the church's Altar Rosary Sodality, the Catholic ladies of Columbia branch 125, the Little Flower Circle of the Daughters of Isabella and the St. Bernard's Sewing Gild of Mercy Hospital. She was a graduate of the St. Aloysius Academy of New Lexington, O., and once served as organist for the St. Bernard Church. Survivors include four daughters; Mrs. Hugh A. (Louise) Unum, Mrs. Joseph T. (Gertrude) Bennett, Mrs. Jack A. (Rosalind) Groeber and Mrs. Charles (Ester) Titer, all of Springfield; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews including the Rev. Father Robert Schutte, pastor of the Sacred Hearth Church in New Carlisle. She was preceded in Death b her husband Fed, who died in 1950. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday. Requiem High Mass will be sung Monday in the St. Bernard Church at a time to be announced. Burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery.


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