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COX, GOLDHARDT, HAMILTON, LEWIS, VANNATTA Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

South Charleston. Mrs. Nannie VANNATTA HAMILTON, 83 of South Charleston, Route 1, died Sunday. She was a member of Derby United Methodist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Josephine COX of Derby; three sons, Russell of Harrisburg, Pa., Marshall of South Charleston and Donald VANNATTA of Lancaster; 13 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; two step-daughters, Mrs. Paul GOLDHARDT of Commercial Point, and Mrs. Walter LEWIS of Williamsport. Friends may call at the Porter Funeral Home, Mt. Sterling. Services Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Lillian Wright officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Cemetery, Mt. Sterling.

BAKER, BLAKE, COMER, LAUER, MCDANIEL, ROACH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Page 2. Charles MCDANIEL. (first part of obit missing).....Edwards av.; member of Good shepherd Lutheran Church and a retired painter who had been self-employed, died at 10 a.m. Monday in Community hospital after four days of illness. He was born Jan 12, 1903, in Jackson, the Son of George and Katherine BLAKE MCDANIEL. Surviving are Mr. MCDANIEL's wife, Bessie LAUER MCDANIEL, two daughters, Mrs. Robert COMER of Phoneton, and Mrs .William BAKER of St. Petersburg, Fla; four grandchildren, Connie and Kay COM ERand Scott and John BAKER; one sister, Mrs. Donald ROACH of Mansfield. Mr. MCDANIEL's body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call......Wednesday. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. R. R. Garrett, pastor of the Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ISAAC, JONES, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Page 2. Mrs. Margaret WILLIAMS, 73, of the Ohio Masonic Home, died at1 a.m. Tuesday in Rickly Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 12, 1894, in South Wales, Great Britain, and entered the Masonic Home Feb. 5, 1964, sponsored by the Woodward Lodge No. 138 OES. Survivors include two nieces, Mrs. ISAAC of Cleveland, and Mrs. Richard JONES of Athens. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home.

PAGE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Funeral services for Curl PAGE of 406 Robin rd., Waverly, formerly of Springfield, will be conducted at 1 a.m. Thursday in the Boy Funeral Home there. Friends may call in the funeral home.....Wednesday. Burial will be in Waverly. Surviving is Mr. PAGE's wife, Margaret. Mr. PAGE was a former Mechanicsburg businessman.

RUFF Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Funeral Services for Robert RUFF, 80 of the Ohio Masonic Home, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wed. in Rickly Auditorium at the home. Clark Masonic Lodge 101 ritualistic services will be held at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday in the auditorium. Burial will be in the Masonic Home Cemetery, Mr. RUFF died at 1 p.m. Sunday in Rickly Memorial Hospital.

BALDWIN, MCQUIRE, MICKLE, NAGLEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Mrs. Sarah Ellen MICKLE, 86, formerly of 303 Rice st., died at 10: 30 a .m. Tuesday in the Phillips Nursing Home following nine years of failing health. She was born Jan. 7, 1883, in Selma, the daughter of Reese and Lucy NAGLEY BALDWIN and had resided in Clark County all of her life. Mrs. MICKLE was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church. Her husband, Emmett MICKLE preceded her in death June 25, 1914. Survivors include one son Stanley MICKEL; one daughter, Mrs. George (Dorothy)MCQUIRE, both of Springfield; several grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren, two nieces and one nephew. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call ....Wed. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BALDRIDGE, BARKER, BRADAM, CARROLL, CLICK, FANNIN, VANDERGRIFF Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 6, 1970

Enon. John Ray CLICK, 53 of 6582 Sterling dr., Enon, died at 11:3 0a.m. Monday in Community Hospital where he had been a patient for five weeks. Mr. CLICK was a retired employee of the International Harvester Co.,a member of the Enon United Methodist Church and an Army veteran of World War II. He was born Feb. 16, 1916 in Moorehead, Ky, the son of Robert J. a nd Nan BARKER CLICK. Survivors include his wife, Amy; three sisters, Mrs. Ivory BRADAM of New Carlisle; Mrs. Grace FANNIN of Jeffersonville and Mrs. Linda BALDRIDGE of Moorehead, Ky. three brothers, Ross of Clinton, Elbert of Moorehead and Denzil CLICK of New Carlisle; two step-daughters, Mrs. Wiek (Eunice) CARROLL of Nashville, Tenn., and Mrs. Paul (Naomi) VANDERGRIFF of New Carlisle; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The body was taken to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle, where friends may call.......Wednesday. Services held 11 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home by the Rev. Percy Stratton and the Rev. Robert Wiley. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

EVILSIZOR, GERHARDT, STRATTON, WALKER, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, January 8, 1970

Norman E Evilsizor, Springfield Township Trustee's Clerk Died Norman E EVILSIZOR 57, of 2208 Seminole Dr, traffic manager at Udylite Corp, and Clerk of the Springfield Township trustees, died suddenly Wednesday around 11:00 p.m. in his home. He had served for several years as clerk of the township trustees. Also, Mr Evilsizor served as the President of the Clark County District Board of Health for a period. Mr Evilsizor was a member of the deputy staff of the Clark County Sheriff in the early 40's. Survivors include his widow, Mary. His body was taken to the Littleton funeral home. He was born in Springfield, July 16, 1912, the son of Clem Ellsworth and Urba Mae (WALKER) EVILSIZOR and was a member of the Emery Chapel United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, May (Jerrie) V EVILSIZOR; two sons, Gail Owen EVILSIZOR of Springfield and Gary Wayne EVILSIZOR of Denver, Colo; one daughter, Judy WILLIAMS of Denver, Colo; three grandsons; two sisters, Mrs lloyd (Nettie) STRATTON and Mrs Sherwood ( Esther) GERHARDT , both of Springfield; one brother, Paul C EVILSIZOR of Bellefontaine, and several nieces and nephews. Mr Evilsizor was a past master of Clark Lodge No 101 F & AM; Springfield Chapter Royal Arch Masters No 48, Springfield Council No 17 Royal and Select Masons; a 25 year member in the Grand Council and Grand and Select Masters-Palestine Commandry No 33 Knights Temple; Past President and life member of the Republican Central Committee. He was also honorary chief for Springfield Township No 1 Fire Station; a member of the BPOE Elks Lodge No 51; a member and past President of the Ohio State Association of Township Trustees and Clerks; first president of the PTA Council of Springfield local school district; and past president of the Possum PTA. Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev George Groh, pastor of the Emery Chapel United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Heart Fund. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

HENDERSON, MACZKO, PARCELS, PECK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 16, 1970

Curtis HENDERSON, 67, of 315 South Burnett rd. was dead on arrival of the fire division emergency squad at 12;30 pm Thursday in his home following three years of failing health. Mr. HENDERSON was a retired brick mason. He was born Jan 23,1902 in Kansas City, Kansas, the son of Roy and Gertrude (Mautz) HENDERSON and lived in Springfield all his life. Survivors include his wife, Velma, one daughter, Mrs. Betty PARCELS, of Springfield, his mother Mrs.Gertrude PECK of Springfield, one sister, Mrs. Vanita MACZKO of Colorado Spring, Co.; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild. His body was taken to Littleton funeral home.

JAMES, MULLENS, PENWELL, RUSH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, January 19, 1970

Page 4. Mrs Helen Marie PENWELL, 52, of 29 Mobile st, died at 5:30 am Monday in Mercy Medical Center following a prolonged illness. She was born July 29, 1917, in Springfield and had spent most of her life in the Springfield and Dayton area. She was formerly employed as a Medical Librarian for St Elizabeth Hospital in Dayton for 11 years, prior to retiring and returning to Springfield in 1966. Mrs PENWELL was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Dayton. Survivors include her husband, William L, three sons, Raymond RUSH of Cincinnati, Denney RUSH of West Milton and Paul RUSH of Dayton; two step-daughters, Mrs Flora Mae MULLENS of Springfield and Mrs Margie Ann JAMES of Columbus, and ten grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm, Tuesday. Services will be held at 10 am Wednesday in the funeral home in charge of Monsignor Thomas Coleman. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BLIZZARD, MARTENS, SCHWAB, SHEPHERD, WIEKEL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, January 19, 1970

Page 4. Ernest E WIEKEL, 86 died at 3:40 am Sunday in Rickly Memorial Hospital of the Ohio Masonic Home. He was born Jan 01, 1884 in West Middletown, and entered the Masonic Home June 30, 1967, sponsored by Jefferson Lodge No 90, F and A M of Middletown. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs Pauline BLIZZARD of Phoenix, Ariz; Mrs Hazel MARTENS of Maineville, O and Mrs Lois SHEPHERD of Kenton; a brother, David, of Middletown, and a sister, Mrs Edith SCHWAB of Middletown. His body will be taken to the Riggs Funeral Home in Middletown for services and burial in Woodside Cemetery, Middletown.

EIPPER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, January 19, 1970

Page 4. Dr Karl F EIPPER. Funeral services for Dr Karl F EIPPER, 83 , of 120 Brighton rd, will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home with the Rev Dale R Beittel, pastor of Central United Methodist Church in charge. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 9 pm Monday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Dr EIPPER, well-known local optometrist, died in his residence Saturday.

BLAZER, HUTCHISON, JUNG, KRUPP, LEMONS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, January 20, 1970

Adam J. KRUPP, 71, of 1602 Highland av., died at 10:20 a.m. Tuesday in Mercy Medical Center following three months of serious illness. He was born Dec. 24, 1898, in Springfield, the son of Adam J. and Mary JUNG KRUPP and had resided here all of his life. He was employed as a machinist for the White Diesel Engine Division for 25 years, retiring in 1960. Mr. KRUPP was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church, the Holy Name Society of the parish and had served overseas with the U.S> Army during World War II. Survivors include four sisters, Mrs. Douglas A. ( Mary) HUTCHINSON, Mrs. Joseph J. ( Katherine) LEMMONS, Mrs. Arnold E. (Louise) BLAZER and Miss Josephine KRUPP; one brother, Clarence R. KRUPP, all of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call form 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Bernard's Church. Visitation services will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery.

EVILSIZOR, GERON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, January 21, 1970

Urbana - Mrs Etta GERON , 91, formerly of 205 Scotio St, died at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Champaign Nursing home where she had been a resident for the past two years. She was born Aug 8, 1878, in Champaign county , the daughter of Mr and Mrs Isaac EVILSIZOR . Mrs GERON was a member of the Messiah Lutheran Church of Urbana, a life member of the Woman's Organization of the church, and a life member of the Cheer-Up Club of Urbana. Survivors include one son, A E GERON of Springfield; one grandson, Attorney Charles GERON of Xenia; one brother, Herbert EVILSIZOR of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Neff-Walter funeral home, Urbana, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Walter Vierling, pastor. Burial will be in the Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana

MCKEEVER, MEREDITH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 30, 1970

Floyd MCKEEVER, 54, of 4696 Brandt Pike, Dayton, died Thursday morning in the Miami Valley Hospital. Mr. MCKEEVER was a retired employee of the Standard oil Co. Survivors include his wife, Mabel; one sister, Mrs. Elsie MEREDITH of Greenfield; four brothers, Theodore of Springfield, Charles and Paul, both of Greenfield, and Home of Sabina. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Guy Magetti Funeral Home, Dayton. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in the Greenfield Cemetery.

MOODY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 30, 1970

Funeral services for Mrs. Hannah Teresa MOODY, 85, of 1435 Providence Avenue, mother of Police Division lt. Frank MOODY, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the Littleton Funeral Home by the First Friends Church. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Mrs. MOODY died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at home after several years of illness.

SPEAKS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 30, 1970

Funeral services for Mrs. Pinkie SPEAKS, 100 years old, will be conducted at 11a.m. Saturday in the john W. Patterson Funeral Home by the Rev. Roii B. Canado, pastor of New North Street AME Church. Friends may call at the funeral home from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, and Golden Star Chapter No. 1, OES, rites will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Mrs. SPEAKS died in Jewish Hospital, Cincinnati, Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. She resided in Springfield until 1947

LEFEVER, MOORE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 30, 1970

Angie MOORE, Retired School Teacher, Dies. Miss Angie MOORE of 1812 Riverside Drive, Columbus, a former teacher at Roosevelt Junior High School, Springfield, for over 25 years, died Thursday in the First Community Village, Columbus. She was born in Salt Creek Township, Muskingum County, the daughter of John and Mary LEFEVER MOORE. Miss MOORE is survived by seven cousins. Her body was taken to the Schoedinger Northwest Chapel, 1740 Zollinger Road, Columbus, where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Graveside services and burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Greenwood Cemetery, Zanesville.

CALLISON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 6, 1970

Harold CALLISON, 64, of 3070 E. Leffel lane, died unexpectedly Thursday evening in his home. Mr. CALLISON was an employe of the Henry Straus Co. of Dayton and a former employe of Paul's Cigaret and Tobacco Co. Survivors include his wife, Frances; one son, Robert CALLISON of Columbus, and three grandchildren. His body was taken to the Burcham Funeral Home, Fairborn, where services are pending.

CALLISON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 6, 1970

Harold CALLISON, 64, of 3070 E. Leffel lane, died unexpectedly Thursday evening in his home. Mr. CALLISON was an employe of the Henry Straus Co. of Dayton and a former employe of Paul's Cigaret and Tobacco Co. Survivors include his wife, Frances; one son, Robert CALLISON of Columbus, and three grandchildren. His body was taken to the Burcham Funeral Home, Fairborn, where services are pending.

FELLER, MAIER, MONAGHAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 15, 1970

D. Edward MONAGHAN, 77, of 2532 E. High St.; died at 3 p.m. Saturday in Mercy Medical Center following two months of failing health. He was bon in Macedon, N.Y., on June 5, 1892, the son of Edward and Florence FELLER MONAGHAN, and had resided in Springfield almost all of his life. He was employed as a pattern maker at Robbins and Myers, Inc., for 40 years, retiring in 1957. Following his retirement, he was associated with Link-Hellmuth, Inc., for a number of years. He was a member of St. Raphael Church, the Holy Name Society there and Knights of Columbus, Council No. 624. Surviving is his wife, Anna M., tow sons, D. Edward, Jr., of Dayton O., and William A., of Springfield; one daughter, Mrs. Henry (Mary Ann) MAIER, of Milwaukee, Wis.; 11 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Raphael Church. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery. Knights of Columbus, Council No. 624, will hold services at 7:15 p.m. Monday in the funeral home. Visitation services will be conducted in the funeral home at 8 p.m. Monday by Msgr. Thomas Coleman.

BETHARDS, BOOKWALTER, HOLDREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Mrs. Fannie BETHARDS BOOKWALTER, 85, of the Bancroft Hotel formerly of 564 W. Limestone st., died at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Mercy Medical center. Mrs. BOOKWALTER was born Sept. 15, 1894, in Clark County, the daughter of Samuel and Evelyn HAMM BETHARDS, and lived here for more than 50 years. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Forrest HOLDREN of Washington C.H.; a brother, Fred L. BETHARDS of New Albany, Ind., and several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home. Services by Rev. Paul E. Angell, pastor of Grace Methodist Church. Burial in Paint Township Cemetery, Maditon County.

BAMFORD, DETWEILLER, KIRKLAND, RAUP Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Grace Elizabeth RAUP. (first part of obit cutoff)......She was born Jan. 24, 1908 in Springfield, the daughter of Mitchel land Margaret DETWEILLER RAUP. Miss RAUP was a former member of Covenant Presbyterian Church. Survivors include one nephew, Dr. Joel BAMFORD, and one niece, Mrs. Jo Lee KIRKLAND, both of San Diego, Calif. She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.....Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. David Bauer, associate pastor of Covenant Presbyterian Church. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery.

THOMAS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Mrs. Ada THOMAS, 89, of W. Grand av., died at 5:45 a.m. Monday in her residence. She was born March 15, 18- - in Montgomery, Ala, the dau...ter of John and Adeline Gre..... Mrs. THOMAS (rest of obit cutoff)

MONAGHAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Requiem High Mass for D. Edward MONAGHAN, 77, of 2532 E. High st., will be sung at 10 a.m Tuesday in St. Raphael's Catholic Church. Friends may call in the Conroy Funeral Home......Monday. Knights of Columbus, Council No. 624 will hold services in the funeral home at 7:15 p.m .Monday. Visitation services .....conducted by Msgr. Thomas Coleman. Mr. MONAGHAN died at 3 p.m. Saturday in Mercy medical Center. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

LEWIS, LOWER, ROHRER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Mrs. Bernice LOWER, 64, of 2436 Beatrice st., died at 2 a.m .Monday in Community Hospital. She had been in failing health for the p asttwo years and in the hospital for the past three and one half weeks. S hewas born Dec. 25, 1905, in New Holland, O., the daughter of Jacob and Cora L EWISROHRER. (rest of obit cut off)

BRIGGS, HELLAND, JENSVOLD, REICH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Donald Leroy JENSVOLD, 47, of 3231 E. Pitchin rd., died at 8:15p.m. Saturday in Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, where he had been a patient forone week. Mr. JENSVOLD was a carpenter and a veteran of World WarII. He was born Oct. 17, 1922, in Duluth, Minn., the son of Severin an dLydia HELLAND JENSVOLD. Survivors include his wife, Janis; three sons, Dale Leroy of Xenia, Thomas Lee and Robert Lee JENSVOLD, both at home; onedaughter, Mrs. Jack (Sharon) BRIGGS of Springfield; one brother, Norwin JENS VOLDof Dayton; one sister, Mrs. Dorothy REICH of Dayton, and onegrandson. His body was taken to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home ,New Carlisle, where friends may call......Tuesday. Services 3 p.m.Wednesday in the funeral home. Ephraim Lodge No. 146, IOOF, will holdritualistic rites at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Burial will b e inthe New Carlisle Cemetery.

HOGAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Page 2. Andy I. HOGAN, 66 of 3575 Johnson rd., died at 11:25, a.m. Saturday in Mercy Medical Center following seven years of failing. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home, where friends may call.....Monday, and will be taken Tuesday to the Westmoreland and Hawkins Funeral Home, Marion, N.D., for services and burial.

PRITCHARD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Mrs. Virginia PRITCHARD, 54, of 741 S. Limestone st., died at 4:35 p.m. Saturday in Mercy Medical Center. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home and will be taken to the Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton, W. Va .,Monday for services and burial.

CRISSMAN, PENCIL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 16, 1970

Lewisburg - Harold E. PENCIL, 39, of Lewisburg, Route 1, died at 10:25 p.m. Saturday in Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton, where he had been a patient for the past nine weeks. Mr. PENCIL was employed as a mechanic at the B. G. Danis Construction Co. of Dayton. He had served in the he U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. Mr. PENCIL was born April 5, 1930, in Pike Township, the son of Herbert and Ida CRISSMAN PENCIL. Survivors include his wife, Patricia; three daughters, Lynette, Sondra and Sylvia, all at home; parents, Mrs. and Mrs. Herbert PENCIL of Springfield, and his maternal grandfather, David CRISSMAN of Springfield.

ANTHONY, HATFIELD, HAYNES, JENKINS, RUDY, SWEITZER, UMSTEAD, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 17, 1970

Marion H. (Happy Pappy) Sweitzer, 64, of 1515 W. Rose St. , Springfield, Ohio , died at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday in Mercy Medical Center following several years of bad health and three weeks of serious illness. Mr. Sweitzer was born May 17, 1905 in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Jesse N. and Magdalena Hughel Sweitzer, and was a member of the First Friends Church. Survivors include his wife, Mary N.; three daughters, Mrs. Mary N. HATFIELD of Springfield, Mrs. Marian Sue JENKINS of Columbus and Mrs. Karen Ruth RUDY of Pique; six sons, Clarence F. of Alameda, California, Sgt. Forest E. of Fort McClelland, Alabama, Jesse E. of Salinas, California and Jack L., George W., and Dwight L. Sweitzer , all of Springfield; four sisters,Mrs. Martha ANTHONY and Mrs. Magdalena HAYNES both of Montebello, California, Mrs. Myrtle UMSTEAD of Toledo, Ohio, Mrs. Mae WILSON of Springfield; one brother Jim Niles Sweitzer of Springfield.; 26 Grandchildren; two great- grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren. His body was taken to the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home.

BOTKIN, HAMILTON, PRINTZ Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 11, 1970

Mrs. Golda M. PRINTZ, 72, of 719 W. Columbus st., Bellefontaine, a former resident of Clifton, died at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Ottawa Valley Hospital, Lima. She was born Aug. 2, 1897, in Clark County, the daughter of Jesse and Rozella BOTKIN HAMILTON, and had resided in Bellefontaine for the past eight years. Mrs. PRINTZ was a member of the Cliffside United Presbyterian Church, Clifton. Her husband, Andrew, preceded her in death in 1950. Survivors include a step-son, William A. PRINTZ of Bele Center, Route 2; four step-grandchildren, and three step-great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. PRINTZ was the last survivor of her immediate family. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, Yellow Springs, where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home, in charge of the Rev. Gareth Baker, pastor of the Yellow Springs Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in the Clifton Cemetery.

CLEVENGER, FISHER, GREGORY, HUGHES, SPOHR Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 3, 1970

Chauncey R. HUGHES, 88, of 1221/2 S. Light st., died at 11:15 a.m. Thursday in Mercy Medical Center. He was born December 3, 1881, near Wilmington, a son of Harvey and Sarah HUGHES, and had been a Springfield resident for 50 years. He was a retired employe of the Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. Mr. HUGHES is survived by two nephews, Kenneth GREGORY of Hamilton and Gordon HUGHES of Venice, Fla.; two nieces, Mrs. Christine SPOHR of Cold Springs Harbor, Long Island, and Mrs. Lois FISHER of Columbus; a brother-in-law, Raymond GREGORY of Wilmington, and a sister-in-law, Mrs. Nell HUGHES of Bellaire. His wife, Maybel CLEVENGER HUGHES, died Aug. 5, 1955. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.

BURGETT, DIXON, LEAR, MILLER, PETTICREW Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 3, 1970

Services for George E. Miller, 72, of 924 Tibbetts av., will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Littleton Funeral Home. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Mr. Miller died at 10 a.m. Thursday in his home following 10 months of illness. A retired bricklaying contractor, he was born Nov. 1, 1897, the Ohio, the son of Elijah and May Miller. Survivors include his wife, Mary PETTICREW MILLER; two nieces, Mrs. Margaret BURGETT of Columbus and Mrs. Louise DIXON of Tampa, Fla., and one nephew, Ernest LEAR of Springfield.

MAGUIRE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 3, 1970

Mrs. Alice T. MAGUIRE, 80, of the Ohio Masonic Home, died at 5:40 a.m. Friday in Rickly Memorial Hospital. She was born April 1, 1890, in New Straitsville, O., and entered the Masonic Home, Sept. 23, 1968, sponsored by Lancaster Lodge No. 57 F. and A.M. of Lancaster. Survivors include two sons, John C. of Columbus and William N. of Dayton. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home and will be sent to the Schoedinger Funeral Home, Columbus, for services. Burial will be in the Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus.

LILLEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 3, 1970

Walter P. ILLEY, 84, of the Ohio Masonic Home, died at 7 p.m. Thursday in Community Hospital. He was born February 15, 1886, in Sandusky and entered the Masonic Home June 9, 1960, sponsored by Brainard Lodge No. 336, F. and A.M., Fremont. Survivors include several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home and will be returned to the Ricky Auditorium at the home for services at 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in the Masonic Home Cemetery.

LALLY, LONEY, MCHUGH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, April 4, 1970

Daniel J. LONEY, 65, of 2810 Derr Rd, former chairman of the Clark County Democratic Central and Executive Committee, a Fair Board member for many years and an active participant in a variety of civic and church affairs, died unexpectedly at 11:45 pm Friday in his residence. Mr. LONEY was a graduate of Ohio State University and was a member of St Teresa's Catholic Church, the Holy Name Society of the Parish and the Ohio State University Alumni Society. He was a former member of the Clark County Board of Elections, was past president of the Clark County Agricultural Society Board of Directors and was formerly associated with the Belmont Union Stockyards in Springfield and the Round Barn Stockyard in Urbana. Mr. LONEY was named acting Springfield Postmaster Nov. 1, 1963, and served in that position for two years and eight months. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 624; Knights of Columbus Fourth Degree Monsignor Buckley General Assembly; the Lions Club; the Loyal Order of Moose, and was formerly an assistant district supervisor of the Boy Scouts of America. He was born Oct 20, 1904, in Springfield, the son of John and Mary McHUGH LONEY and had resided here almost all of his life. Survivors include his wife, M. Catherine; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Cathleen) LALLY of Cincinnati; one sister, Miss Helen LONEY of Springfield; two grandchildren, Mary and Daniel; two nephews and one niece. He was preceded in death in 1966 by a brother, Francis. His body was taken to the O'Brien Kenney Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Sunday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 10:30 am Monday in St Teresa's Church. Visitation services will be held at 8 pm Sunday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

CHESNEY, JOHNSON, MILLER, REED, SPEARY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, April 7, 1970

Page 2. Rufus L MILLER, 65, of 1814 Prospect st, a veteran railroader, died in Community Hospital at 1 pm Monday following several years of failing health and one week of serious illness. He was born in Union County, Tenn. Sept 22, 1904, the son of James and Emily MILLER. He had lived in Springfield for the past 30 years and was a retired employee of the former New York Central Railroad. He had worked in the bridge building and construction department and had retired in 1960 after 37 years of service. He was a member of the Baptist Church in Union County, Ten.. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lucille MILLER of Springfield; one daughter, Mrs. Sondra SPEARY of Springfield; two sons, Terry and Keith MILLER both of Springfield; one brother, William MILLER of Corryton, Tenn; three isters, Mrs. Opal CHESNEY of Cincinnati, Mrs. Hattie JOHNSON of Tazewell, Tenn, and Mrs. Dessie REED of Knoxville, Tenn. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Tuesday and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday. ervices will be held at 1:30 pm Thursday in the memorial home in charge of Elder Edgar T Aleshire. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BLUMENTHAL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, April 7, 1970

Page 2. Harry BLUMENTHAL, 81, of 3041 S Limestone st, died unexpectedly at 4:15 am Tuesday in his residence. He ws born Dec 26, 1888, in London, England, and was employed as a cloth broker. Mr. BLUMENTHAL was a member of [rest of obituary is missing]

ALLEN, BUNCH, DARST, EVILSIZOR, GRIMES, JOHNSON, PIDCOCK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, April 7, 1970

Page 2. Ralph E GRIMES, 64, of 5163 Hawk rd, Mechanicsburg, died at 5:15 am Monday in Marysville Memorial Hospital. He had been a patient there since Sunday evening. He was born in West Liberty, [?] Jan 26, 1906, the son of John and Eliza ALLEN GRIMES, and had spent most of his life in Mechanicsburg. He was a retired employee of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Paul (Gwendolyn) EVILSIZOR of Springfield, Mrs. Donald (Darlene) JOHNSON, East Liberty, Mrs. Charles (Joy) PIDCOCK of Springfield, Mrs. Robert (Joann) DARST, Columbus; three sons, Ralph E, serving with the U S Army in Germany, Roger of Columbus and Rockne of Mechanicsburg; a brother, Harold GRIMES of Urbana; and a sister, Mrs. Opal BUNCH of Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 am Thursday in the Skillman Funeral Home, with the Rev Albert Bitters officiating. Burial will be in Plumwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday afternoon and evening.

FORBECK, GORDON, PATTON, YOUNG Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, April 19, 1970

Charles E. FORBECK, 84 of the Ohio Pythian Home, formerly of 409 N. HighSt., Yellow Springs, died at 4:55 p.m. Saturday in the Ohio Pythian Home after a four year illness. He entered the home on May 26, 1966. His wife, Clara YOUNG FORBECK died in July 1946. Mr. FORBECK was born in Enon on September 29, 1885, the son of Cyrus and Rosetta GORDON YOUNG. He retired from farmingin 1958. Mr. FORBECK was a member for over 60 years of Red Star Lodge, Knights of Pythias. Surviving are two sons, Edwin L. FORBECK of Fairborn and Morris FORBECK of Springfield; one daughter, Mary FORBECK of Sarasota, Fla., one granddaughter, Anita; one sister, Mrs. Thurza PATTON, Marysville, Ohio. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral home.

BARCLAY, BOTKIN, DETRICK, HOLLAND, SANDERS, SIMPSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, April 20, 1970

Mrs. Charles BARCLAY. Mrs. Esther E. BARCLAY, 74, of 3001 E. Columbus rd., died at 2:50 p.m. Sunday in Community Hospital, where she had been admitted three hours previously. Mrs. BARCLAY was born Jan. 13, 1896, in New Carlisle, the daughter of Charles and Emma DETRICK BOTKIN. Survivors include her husband, Charles; one son Jerald BARCLAY of Springfield; three daughters, Mrs. Joy HOLLAND, Mrs. Gloria SANDERS, and Mrs. Sue SIMPSON, all of Springfield, and 11 grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle, where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. Burial will be in the New Carlisle Cemetery. [More information from Jan Botkin Therkildsen, Therkild@aol.com: Her husband Charles BARCLAY died April 1978.]

MILNER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, April 22, 1970

Funeral services for Arthur MILNER, 66, of 271 Deardorf Avenue, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Richards memorial Home in charge of the Rev. John Wilson, pastor of the First Christian Church. Friends may call in the memorial home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Mr. Milner died at 12:55 p.m. Monday in his residence. Burial will be in the Union Cemetery, Ludlow Falls, Ohio.

STEVENS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, April 22, 1970

Mrs. Willie Bell STEVENS, 63, of 282 Lincoln Park circle, died at 4:05 a.m. Tuesday in Community Hospital. Her body was taken to the John W. Patterson Funeral Home where friends may call after 1 p.m. Thursday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AUFSCHLAG, LEONARD, MALLEY, SCHMELL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, May 2, 1970

Mrs. Anna SCHMELL, 71, of 423 N. Burnett Rd., died at 1 am Saturday in her residence following a lengthy illness. She was born in Springfield on August 12, 1899, the daughter of Michael and Mary (LEONARD) MALLEY and had resided in Springfield her entire life. She was a member of St. Bernard's Church and Altar and Rosary Sodality of the parish. she was preceded in death by her husband, Chester, in 1955. Surviving are two sisters, Miss Catherine MALLEY and Mrs. William AUFSCHLAG, both of Springfield; several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the O'Brien-Kenney Funeral Home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Sunday. Requiem High Mass will be sung at 9 am Monday in St. Bernard's Church. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Submitted by Amber Bers840@aol.com

EVILSIZOR, HOBERTY, JANKINS, KIRCHBAUM, LACY, MILLER, SWOPE, TAYLOR Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 15, 1970

Page 4 - Clement L HOBERTY Sr, 64, of 6115 Johnson Rd, died in University Hospital, Columbus, at 10:40 a.m. Thursday. He had retired in 1967 after 34 years as an employee of the International Harvester Co. He was a member of Local 402 UAW. Born in Champaign Co, June 10, 1905, he was the son of Charles B and Clara W (EVILSIZOR) HOBERTY . Survivors include his wife Bernice, five sons, Charles L of Indianapolis, Ind, Clement L Jr, Jack P, James A, and Stephen E HOBERTY all of Springfield; six daughters, Mrs Jean TAYLOR of Cincinnati, Mrs Joan LACEY of Springfield, Mrs Dorothy MILLER of Norfolk, VA, Mrs Bonnie KIRCHBAUM of Vermillion, Mrs Shirley JENKINS of Crystal lakes, and Mrs Susan SWOPE of Springfield; and 32 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday in the Jackson Lytle funeral home. Burial will be in Terre haute Cemetery, Champaign County. Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday 7-9 and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friends are invited by the family to donate gifts in memoriam to the Cancer-Leukemia Research Fund, Project No 2593, Ohio State University Development Fund, Columbus.

BOWERS, CARNES, CARPENTER, ERSKINE, OVERHALSER, REEVES, SCOTT, WOOD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 22, 1970

Orville M. Scott, 80, of 1131 Beacon St., who retired as machinist at the Buffalo-Springfield Roller Co., in 1953, died unexpectedly at 2:10 p.m. Thursday in Community Hospital emergency room. He was born May 12, 1890, in Wellston, O., the son of John M. and Isa Dora Woodruff Scott. Surviving are his wife, Winifred OVERHALSER SCOTT; three daughters, Mrs. Richard (Helen) CARNES of Miami, Fla., Mrs. Lowell (Winifred) BOWERS of Urbana, and Mrs. Francis (Margaret) REEVES of Springfield; three sons, George L. of Hollywood, Fla., Orville E. and John L. of Springfield; 25 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Ivan (Essie) ERSKINE and Mrs. Cecil (Ona) CARPENTER of Springfield and Mrs. Clarence Lora WOOD of Warren, O., two brothers, Ray and Leonard SCOTT of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Scott's body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home for services at 10 a.m. Monday by the Rev. John Ness, pastor of Highlands Community United Church of Christ. Friends may call in the funeral home Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon and evening. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BRIGHT, KIRKPATRICK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 25, 1970

R. Kirk BRIGHT, 49, of 2370 Harrisburg pike, Grove City, formerly of Springfield, died about 3 am Sunday in Doctors West Hospital, Columbus, shortly after being admitted. He had suffered some form of seizure. Mr BRIGHT was a 1940 graduate of Springfield High School. He was a supervisor for American Telephone and Telegraph Co. A member of St Timothy Lutheran Church, Grove City, he was a councilman and treasurer of the congregation and Scoutmaster for the Scout troop sponsored by the church. He was a member of Telephone Pioneers. Surviving are his wife, Wilma; four sons, David, Gary, Larry and Robert, and his mother, Mrs Lois BRIGHT, and a sister, Mrs Robert KIRKPATRICK, both of Springfield. Friends may call in the chapel of the Schoendinger-Norris Funeral Home, Grove City, from 7 to 9 pm Monday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Tuesday. Services will be conducted there at 11 am Wednesday. Graveside services and burial will be conducted at Ferncliff Cemetery here at 1 pm Wednesday.

ALLEN, BILLER, FULLER, MARSHALL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, May 28, 1970

Page 4. Harry L. ALLEN, 76, of 620 N. Belmont av., died at 6 a.m. Thursday in the Ridgewood Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 15, 1893, in Clark County, the son of Everett and Jane FULLER ALLEN and had resided in Clark County most of his life. Mr. ALLEN was formerly employed by the Safety Grinding Wheel, Everware Mfg. Co. and retired from the Airetool Mfg. Co. He was a member of the Story-Hypes Memorial United Methodist Church, Cultice Ward Post American Legion and the 40 and 8 Club. He was a veteran of World War I. Survivors include his wife. Lucille; one daughter, Mrs. Bernice MARSHALL of Springfield; one son, the Rev. Donald ALLEN of Ann Arbor, Mich.; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one sister, Mrs. Grace BILLER of Springfield. One son, Roger, preceded him in death. His body was taken to the Woods-Algier Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.


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