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Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for March thru September 1971


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PECK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 1, 1971

Mrs. Enos PECK, (Gertrude) services will be held at 1;30 pm tuesday in Littleton funeral home for Mrs. Gertrude PECK, 86, of 2749 Hilltop ave. The Rev. Otis Johnson, pastor of Second Church of God will officiate and burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Friends may call in funeral home from 3-5 and 7-9 pm Monday. A 56 year resident of Springfield, Mrs. PECK was the wife of Enos PECK. She died Saturday afternoon in the Burt Nursing Home after several years of illness.

BRADLEY, HERROD, MASSIE, PETTIFORD, POWELL, WHITE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 26, 1971

Jesse J. WHITE, 77, of 411 W. Euclid av., was dead on arrival of the Fire Division emergency squad at his home at 5:11 p.m. Thursday of apparent natural causes. His death followed a lengthy illness. Mr. WHITE was a former employe of the International Harvester Co., a veteran of World War I and a member of St. Luke Baptist Church. He was born Sept. 5, 1893, in Homer, Fla., the son of Larkin and Sarah BRADLEY WHITE. Survivors include his wife, Edna: five sons, Eddie of Seattle, Wash., William of Columbus, Ezeal, Richard and James WHITE, all of Springfield; four daughters, Mrs. Pearl PETTIFORD, Mrsy Myrtle MASSIE, Mres Saundra HERROD and Mrs. Judy HERROD, all of Springfield; one brother, Freeman WHITE of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. Seebell POWELL of Springfield; a number of granchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. His body was taken to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home.

BEELER, ESCH, HOLLINGER, MORGAN, MOWEN, SMITH, TIMMONS, WISE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 27, 1971

Mrs. Ernest E. Mowen - Mrs. Blanche Mowen, 81, of 212 E. Downey Dr., died unexpectedly at 3:30 p.m. Friday. Mrs. Mowen was born april 19, 1889 near North Hampton, the daughter of Emery and Jennie Dudley Callison, and was a member of the Emery Chapel United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Ernest E; five daughters, Mrs. Harold P. (Janet) SMITH, Mrs. James E. (Glenna) WISE and Mrs. Forrest (Marjorie) MORGAN, all of Springfield, Mrs. Robert (Edna) HOLLINGER of DeGraff and Mrs. Floyd (Grace) ESCH of West Liberty; 17 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Ethel BEELER of Springfield, and one niece, Mrs. Paul TIMMONS Sr., of Springfield. Mrs. Mowen was preceded in death by three sons and one daughter. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home for services at 1:30 p.m. Monday by the Rev. George R. Groh, Sr. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Glen Forest Cemetery; Yellow Springs.

BEELER, CALLISON, DUDLEY, ESCH, HOLLINGER, MORGAN, MOWEN, SMITH, TIMMONS, WISE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 27, 1971

Mrs. Ernest E. MOWEN - Mrs. Blanche MOWEN, 81, of 212 E. Downey Dr., died unexpectedly at 3:30 p.m. Friday. Mrs. Mowen was born April 19, 1889 near North Hampton, the daughter of Emery and Jennie DUDLEY CALLISON, and was a member of the Emery Chapel United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Ernest E; five daughters, Mrs. Harold P. (Janet) SMITH, Mrs. James E. (Glenna) WISE and Mrs. Forrest (Marjorie) MORGAN, all of Springfield, Mrs. Robert (Edna) HOLLINGER of DeGraff and Mrs. Floyd (Grace) ESCH of West Liberty; 17 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Ethel BEELER of Springfield, and one niece, Mrs. Paul TIMMONS, Sr., of Springfield. Mrs. MOWEN was preceded in death by three sons and one daughter. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home for services at 1:30 p.m. Monday by the Rev. George R. Groh, Sr. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Glen Forest Cemetery; Yellow Springs.

ANDERSON, CULP, MECHLIN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 30, 1971

Mrs Ruth MECHLIN CULP, 82, wife of Clifford B CULP of 1221 E High St died at 12:40 pm Monday in Community Hospital. She had been in failing health two years. She had retired along with her husband in September 1950 from office work at the International Harvester Co after 25 years of service. Mrs Culp was born here July 15, 1888, a daughter of James C and Emma ANDERSON MECHLIN. She was married to Mr Culp July 17, 1937, after a long time acquaintanceship in the Harvester accounting department. Beside her husband, survivors include one sister, Miss Nancy MECHLIN of Springfield; one brother Henry MECHLIN of Holmes Beach, FL; four nieces and one nephew. Her body was taken to the Woods Allgier Funeral HOme where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday. Services will be held at 2 pm Thursday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Donald C Gilhouse, pastor of the Grace Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

MERCER, WASHBURN, WYATT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 30, 1971

Carey (Cad) MERCER, 79, of Fruitdale, O, formerly of Springfield, died at 4 pm Monday in the Greenfield Hospital. He was born July 14, 1891, in Ross County. He was a retired employee of the Oliver Implement Co. His wife, Madge WASHBURN MERCER, preceded him in death in March 1966. Survivors include two sons, Paul and James, both of Springfield; one daughter Mrs Charles (Helen) WYATT of Springfield; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren, and three brothers, Milford of Springfield and Russell of Michigan and Carl of Fruitdale. His body was taken to the Murray Funeral Home, Greenfield where friends may call after 4 pm Wednesday. Services will be held at 10 am Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will be at 1 pm Thursday in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BROWN, BURNS, EVANS, GANTZ, HUPMAN, MCFARLAND, NEAVES, SAUNDERS, SIMERMAN, YOWLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, April 12, 1971

Mrs. Laura Esther GANTZ, 60, of 319 Sycamore rd. died at Greene Memorial Hospital, Xenia, at 7:20 p.m. Friday where she had been a patient one week. Born in Clark County April 22, 1911, a daughter of Joseph Willar and Amy Jane YOWLER BURNS, she was a member of the New Carlisle Church of the Brethren. Survivors include her husband, John Martin GANTZ, two sons, John M., Jr., at home and David E. at Ramey AFB, Puerto Rico; three daughters, Mrs. Howard (Elaine) SIMERMAN of Fort Wayne, Mrs. Lloyd (Gloria) MCFARLAND of Medway and Mrs. Melvin (Nancy) BROWN of Medway; two brothers, William Roger and Robert, both of Medway; four sisters, Mrs. Anna SAUNDERS of Medway, Mrs. Frances NEAVES of Dayton, Mrs. Lois HUPMAN of Springfield and Mrs. Hazel EVANS of Medway, three grandsons and three granddaughters.

BUELL, CAMPBELL, COLLINS, COLWELL, FUGATE, HART, HURT, WRIGHT Name of Newspaper is Daily Morning Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, April 18, 1971

Paul Campbell, 53, of 330 Lyle av., died at 1:15 a.m. Saturday in his residence following several years of illness. He was born October 16, 1917 in Hazard, Ky., the son of John Wright and Fanny Grigsby Campbell. He was a former employe of Champion Chemical Co., and had been a resident of Springfield for the past 17 years. Survivors include his wife, Dora Fugate Campbell; one son, Nathaniel of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Steve (Sendia) Buell of Springfield and Sandra Kay, at home; two brothers, Morris Campbell of Winchester, Ky., and Harvey Campbell of Harveysburg, O.; seven sisters, Mrs. Christine Hurt, Mrs. Erie Colwell and Mrs. Maude Collins, all of Austin, Ind., Mrs. Evalee Campbell of Chicago, Ill.; Mrs. Nancy Wright of Wilmington, O., Mrs. Amy Collins and Mrs. Mollie Hart, both of Bonnyan, Ky.; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home. Friends may call at the residence after 4 p.m. Monday until 1 p.n. Tuesday when the body will be removed to the Community Pentecostal Church, Dayton rd., Park Ridge Acres, for services at 2:30 p.m. will the Rev. Vester Clevenger officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

EVILSIZOR, GERON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, May 5, 1971

Page 6 - C H Dewey GERON , 72, of 1806 N Limestone St, died at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center. He was born Dec 1, 1898 in Clark county, the son of Phillip and Lottie (EVILSIZOR) GERON He was employed as a salesman for Ripley Buick Company for 25 years and later with the Jim Strong Buick Company. He retired in 1968. Mr Geron was a member of St John's Lutheran Church, St Andrews Lodge No 619 F and AM, Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton, Antioch Temple of Dayton and Neal Chapter No 522 OES. Survivors include his wife, Carrie; one brother, Forrest of Springfield, and one nephew, Norman GERON of Alexandria, VA. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home where friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m Thursday. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Charles C Poole, assistant pastor of St John's Lutheran Church, Contributions may be made to St John's Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ENGLE, SAUTER, STREBEL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 7, 1971

Mrs. Minnie SAUTER, 91, died in her home at 129 West Euclid Avenue at 10:20 a.m. Thursday after two weeks of serious illness. Her health had been failing for the past several months. Mrs. SAUTER was born in Xenia June 28, 1879, the daughter of Valentine and Elizabeth ENGLE STREBEL. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, and was the widow of Robert SAUTER, who died in October, 1965. She is survived by a daughter, Miss Norma SAUTER of Springfield. Friends may call at the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Charles C. Poole, assistant pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

HAMILTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 7, 1971

Funeral services for Jonas HAMILTON of 838 Mound Street, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Trinity AME Church in Charge of the Rev. H. L. Ashby. Friends may call in the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home after noon Sunday. His body will lie in state in the church one hour prior to the services. Mr. HAMILTON died at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday in Community Hospital. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ALLMAN, BISHOP, DONOVAN, HART, HUFFMAN, KEES, MONTGOMERY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Edward E HART, Sr, 66, of 6646 E State Route 440, Tipp City, died at 10 pm Sunday in Community Hospital after a day of illness. He was a retired employe of Inland Mfg. Co, Vandalia. Mr HART retired from the company one year ago. He was a member of the Second Church of God. A resident of Clark County most of his life, he was born Feb 28, 1905, the son of Charles and Emma KEES HART. Survivors include his wife, Edna H; his mother of Urbana; one daughter, Mrs Caryl ALLMAN of Springfield; one son, Edward, Jr of Springfield, six grandchildren; three brothers, Wilbur of St Paris and Chester and Howard of Springfield; four sisters, Mrs Josephine MONTGOMERY of Fort Wayne, Ind, Mrs Lillie BISHOP of Thackery, Mrs Pauline HUFFMAN of Urbana and Mrs Edna DONOVAN of St Paris. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Tuesday. Services will be held at 1:30 pm Wednesday in the Second Church of God in charge of the Rev Otis Johnson. His body will lie in state in the church one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BURK, HALL, KINGERY, LEWIS, SAUNDERS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Eugene KINGERY, 64, of Northup, O, Route 1, formerly of Springfield, died at 1:30 am Sunday in the Holzer Medical, Gallipolis, [Oh]. He was born July 07, 1906, in Lawrence County [Oh], the son of Kayger and Pauline SAUNDERS KINGERY. He was a contractor and a carpenter. Survivors include his wife, Eleine BURK KINGERY, the following children, Mrs Robert (Marge Ann) HALL of Northup, Stanley of Gallipolis, David Eugene of Northup, Arnold Lee of Kerr, O, and Miss Ruth Eleien KINGERY of Northrup; a half-brother, George LEWIS of Springfield. His body was taken to the Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home 810 W Second st, Gallipolis, where friends may call after 3 pm Monday. Services will be held at 1 pm Tuesday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Orville Carrico, A Masonic Lodge service will be held at 7:30 pm Monday in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Kingery Cemetery, Lawrence County, [Oh].

STEVENS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Mrs Mary Ann STEVENS. Services for Mrs Mary Ann STEVENS, 87, of 1935 Biscayne dr, will be conducted at 10 am Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home. The Rev Donald R Clarke, assistant pastor of Oakland Presbyterian Church, will officiate and burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Monday. Mrs STEVENS died Saturday evening in Ridgewood Nursing Home after four years of failing health.

KIEFER, PARKHILL, RICE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Otto James RICE, 67, of the Arcade Hotel died at 11:05 am Sunday in Mercy Medical Center. He was a self-employed painter. Born in Clark County June 29, 1903, he was the son of George and Josephine KIEFER RICE, and was a life resident of Springfield. A sister, Mrs Audrey PARKHILL of Canton, and several nieces and nephews survive. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Monday. Services will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Paul Angell, pastor of the Grace United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

DANIELS, HARVEY, MILLER, PALIN, ROBB Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Henry Earl ROBB Lakeview--Henry Earl ROBB, 61, of 601 Leonard av, brother of a Springfield woman, died at 6:45 am Sunday in the Lima Memorial Hospital. Survivors include his wife, Martha; one son, Earl of Lima; two daughters, Mrs Robert (Darlene) PALIN of Lima and Mrs Jack (Mary Lou) HARVEY of Russells Point; one stepdaughter, Mrs Glen (Beverley) DANIELS of Bellefontaine; eight grandchildren; four stepgranchildren, and one sister, Mrs Dale MILLER of Springfield. His body was taken to the Van Horn Funeral Home, Lakeview, where friends may call after noon Tuesday. Services at 1 pm Wednesday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Ralph Shellenbarger. Burial will be in the Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire, O.

BONE, HATFIELD, MYERS, SAYERS, WEHRS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Russell MYERS, 53, of 221 E Pleasant st, died in his home around 8:30 pm Sunday. He was a lifetime resident of Clark County. He was born in North Hampton, the son of Joseph Guy and Martha SAYERS MYERS. He was retired from the US Army and had served in the Korean War. He is survived by four brothers, Franklin of Detroit, Woodrow of Sidney, Robert and James of Springfield; three sisters, Mrs Isabelle BONE, with whom he resided, Florence HATFIELD of Sidney and Julia WEHRS of London, and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.

DOLWICK, MARBLE, WEBB, WEGMAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Miss Marie E WEGMAN, 90, of 1008 Summer st, died at 4:40 pm Sunday shortly after admission to Mercy Medical Center. She was a retired milliner. Miss Wegman was a milliner many years and was at one time associated with the Kathryn Hynes Dress Shop. She retired in 1957. She also had worked a number of years at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Born in Springfield, Dec 11, 1880, the daughter of John and Ida DOLWICK WEGMAN, she lived in Springfield most of her life. She was a member of St Joseph Church, the Altar Rosary Sodality there. Springfield Business and Professional Women's Club, Golden Y of the YWCA and the Wright-Patterson employes retirement group. She lived with a niece, Mrs Marie WEBB, and is also survived by a nephew, Harry MARBLE of Hamilton, O, and several great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins. Friends may call in the Conroy Funeral Home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Tuesday. Visitation services will be conducted at 8 pm. Mass of the Resurrection will be conducted at 9 am Wednesday in St Joseph Church. Burial will be in St Bernard Cemetery.

BRECHT, EICHELBERGER, ELDRIDGE, LIEUANCE, LINTON, LONG, TAYLOR, WHITMER, YOWLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Forest Harry WHITMER, 69, of 4329 Qu-Woods rd, died at 2:45 pm Sunday in Community Hospital following one year of failing health. He was born Sept 05, 1901, in South Charleston, the son of James and Amanda LINTON WHITMER and had resided here all of his life. Mr WHITMER was a retired employe of the Kelsey-Hayes Co Survivors include his wife, Mildred Lowe WHITMER; two daughters, Mrs John (Mickie) ELDRIDGE of Springfield and Miss Carletta WHITMER, at home; two brothers, Albert of Florida and William of Springfield; one half-brother, James, with the US Army; six sisters, Mrs Delilah YOWLER of Cincinnati, Mrs Amanda TAYLOR of Piqua, Mrs Goldie LONG, Mrs Elizabeth EICHELBERGER, Mrs Margie LIEUANCE and Mrs Beatrice BRECHT, all of Springfield, and a half sister, Miss Ellen WHITMER of Enon. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

ENRIGHT, KING, TAYLOR Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, June 7, 1971

Page 4. Mrs Laura ENRIGHT, 80, formerly of Springfield, died during the weekend in the home of a daughter in Birmingham, Ala, friends in Springfield learned Sunday. Mrs ENRIGHT had lived with a daughter, Mrs Marguerite TAYLOR since she left Springfield 10 years ago. She was the widow of John J ENRIGHT and a former member of St Teresa Church and Springfield Business Women's Club. She is survived by Mrs TAYLOR and other daughter Mrs Mary Catherine KING of Birmingham and five grandchildren. Funeral mass will be sung Tuesday in St Paul's Catholic Church, Birmingham and burial will be in a cemetery there. The John Ridout Funeral Home, E Eighth av, Birmingham is handling arrangements.

BAISINGER, BRODBECK, FLOOK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, June 18, 1971

William Elwood BRODBECK, 72, of 290 W Cecil St died Thursday morning in the Ridgewood Nursing Home following two years of failing health and two weeks of serious illness. He was born Sept 3, 1898, in Springfield , the son of Oren and Grace FLOOK BRODBECK. He was employed by the City of Springfield from April 1929 until he retired in September 1966. He was first employed in the Engineering Department and later put in charge of maintenance at the Springfield Water Works. He was a veteran of World Wars I and II, serving in the US Army from March 8, 1918 to May 9, 1919 in France, and from Aug 7, 1942, to Sept 22, 1944 in Panama. Survivors include his wife, Isabelle BAISINGER BRODBECK; his mother Grace BRODBECK; and a brother Kenneth, all of Springfield. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home for services at 10 am Saturday by the Rev Bruce Hathaway. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Friday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ANDERSON, HOUCK, OCORN, PALMER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, June 18, 1971

Mrs Ruella A PALMER, 94, of 4864 Graham St, New Moorefield, died at 11:45 am Thursday in Urbana Care Center. She was born May 22, 1877, in Champaign County, a daughter of William and Mary HOUCK ANDERSON. She had been a Clark County resident most of her life. She had been in failing health for the past year and was preceded in death by her husband, Ross. Survivors include one son, Robert E PALMER of Springfield; one daughter Mrs Raymond O CORN of New Moorefield; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Jackson Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Friday. Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday in the funeral home, with the Rev Gerald Geiger, pastor of Lagonda United Methodist Church, in charge. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

MILLER, ROSS, SPENCER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 3, 1971

Mrs. Bertha M. ROSS, 79, of 315 South Burnett Road, died in Community Hospital at 1:15 a.m. Sunday after a year of failing health. She was born November 1891 in Lawrence County, Ky., the daughter of Albert and Martha Jane SPENCER MILLER. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and the widow of Joseph A. Ross, who died in 1962. Survivors include three sons, Kermit of Lakeview and Kenneth and Curtis of Springfield; seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, a great-great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews. He body was taken to the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be conducted in the funeral home at 10 a.m. Wednesday by Bishop Earl E. Hamilton of the Springfield Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of LDS. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BROWN, CARR, HUPP Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 3, 1971

Robert M. HUPP, 66, retired postal clerk, of 4438 Ramsey Road, died at 1:25 a.m. Sunday in Mercy Medical Center after two days of illness. He retired June 1, after 28 years at the Springfield Post Office. A resident of Clark County off of his life, he was born May 12, 1905, the son of James and Nora CARR HUPP. Survivors include his wife, Grace E.; a daughter, Mrs. Marnie H. BROWN of Springfield; three sons, James C. and Larry D., of Springfield and Dan R. of Adrian, Mich., and six grandchildren. Two brothers, Malcolm and Merrill, are deceased. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Littleton Funeral Home by the Rev. Marvin Rettig of Lawrenceville United Church of Christ. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

LAWSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 3, 1971

Funeral rites for Charles O. LAWSON, 44, of 3374 Laura Lane, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday in East Side Freewill Baptist Church. The Rev. James Music will officiate. Friends may call at the Woods-Algier Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and after 3 p.m. Tuesday at the East Side Free Will Baptist Church until services Wednesday. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston. Mr. LAWSON, president and owner of the Lawson Corrugated Box Co., died late Friday in University Hospital, Columbus, after three weeks of failing health Wednesday.

PHILLIPS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 3, 1971

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Richards memorial Home for Mrs. Edna May PHILLIPS, 89, who died Saturday afternoon in Mercycrest Nursing Home after several years of failing health. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Mrs. PHILLIPS was a member of Norris Chapter 426 OES.

MCFARLAND, SHENNAULT, STRIMPLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 4, 1971

Mrs. Kathryn STRIMPLE, 72, of Venice, FL, died at 11:20 p.m., Friday in a hospital in Sarasota, FL. She was born in Donnelsville, O., on Aug. 13, 1899 the daughter of Phillip and Ada MCFARLAND. She was a retired nurse, and lived in Clark County for most of her life, and was a member of the Second Church of God in Springfield. Survivors include her husband, Jesse STRIMPLE of Venice, FL, one sister, Mrs. Viola SHENNAULT of San Jose, CA; three brothers, Horace MCFARLAND of North Hampton, Glendon MCFARLAND of Fort Wayne, Ind., and DeForest MCFARLAND of Sarasota, FL. The body is to be brought to the Richards Memorial Home with services to be announced.

FISSINGER, KITCHEN, MILLER, NEWTON, STEINMETZ Name of Newspaper is Unk. Springfield, OH Newspaper on Thursday, July 8, 1971

Calvin Brice MILLER, 80, of 115 N. Arlington av., died at 9:45 a.m. Thursday in Community Hospital following four years of failing health. He was born Sept. 28, 1890, in North Hampton, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew MILLER. He retired ten years ago and formerly owned and operated the Belmont Cafe for 25 years. Survivors include his wife, Gladys; one daughters, Mrs. Jean NEWTON of Springfield; two grandsons, James KITCHEN and Robert E. MILLER, both of Springfield; five great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Mary FISSINGER of Springfield and Mrs. Marjorie STEINMETZ of Miami, Fla. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert D., in 1969 and a sister, Mrs. Blanche MORRISON in 1962. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral home. Services to be held 10 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AULT, HEISTAND, HOLWEGER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, July 15, 1971

Page 4 - Mrs Rena Bell HOLWEGER Mrs Rena Bell HOLWEGER,88, of 517 N Race St died at 2:30 a.m. Thursday in the Burt Nursing Home where she had been a patient since May. She was born Jan 8, 1883 in Heistand, O, the daughter of Henry and Lavina Mease Heistand. She was a 50 year member of St John's Lutheran Church. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Theodore L and Elsie M HEISTAND , Sr, with whom she made her home; one sister, Mrs Elizabeth AULT of Columbus; one sister-in-law, Mrs Melba HEISTAND or Springfield, six grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren, 12 great great grandchildren and several nieces , nephews and cousins. Her husband, John H HOLWEGER preceded her in death in 1950. She was also preceded in death by one sister and three brothers. Her body was taken to the Littleton funeral home where friends may call from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev Vester Clevenger. Burial will be in Glen haven Memorial Gardens.

ALLEN, BURTON, CHANDLER, EICHHOLTZ, POWELL, TEMPLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 24, 1971

Charles E. BURTON, 54, of 724 1/2 Grant st. died in his residence at 3:25 a.m. Saturday. Mr. BURTON was custodian of Roosevelt Junior High School. He was born Dec. 12, 1916 in Tipp City, the son of Charles and Bessie EICHHOLTZ BURTON and was a member of the Story Hypes Methodist Churcha nd the Champion Aerie 397, Fraternal Order of Eagles. Survivors include his wife, Hazel; his step-father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Elwood TEMPLE of New Moorefield; a brothers, George; four sisters, Mrs. Eileen CHANDLER of Mississippi, Mrs. Vedis BURTON of North Hollywood, Calif., Mrs. Dolly ALLEN of Springfield and Mrs. Betty POWELL of Springfield, and a number of nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, 516 E. High st. Burial in Rose Hill Burial Park.

ELZEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 25, 1971

Stephen ELZEY, 70, of 1471 Innisfallen av., died in Mercy Medical Center at p.m. Saturday following several years of failing health. He was born in Hillard, O., on Dec. 19, 1900, had resided in Springfield the past 25 years and was a retired employee of the Kenosha Auto Transportation Co. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Pearl ELZEY; one brother, James, of Delaware, O., and three grandchildren. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home for arrangements to be announced.

DENNIS, FRESHOUR, GOODWIN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 25, 1971

Mrs. Edward L. GOODWIN. Mabel Ruth GOODWIN, 70, of 1018 Pine Street, died in Community Hospital at 6:15 a.m. Saturday. She was born in Springfield February 22, 1901, the daughter of Elisia and Florence DENNIS and had resided here all of her life. Mrs. GOODWIN was a member of the Columbus Avenue United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Edward L; a sister, Mrs. Merle FRESHOUR of Springfield; three brothers, William DENNIS of Cleveland, Audrey F. DENNIS of Springfield and Everett DENNIS of Houston, Texas, several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Services are to be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the charge of the Rev. John Covely, pastor of the Columbus Avenue United Methodist Church. Burial is to be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ELZEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 26, 1971

Stephen ELZEY, Services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Richards Memorial Home for Stephen ELZEY, 70, of 1471 Innisfallen av., who died in Mercy Medical Center, Saturday evening. The Rev. Harold Boyer will officiate. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.

BRAMLETTE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 26, 1971

Funeral services for Paul BRAMLETTE, 72, of 832 Mound Street, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home in charge of the Rev. Charles Walton. Friends may call in the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday. Mr. BRAMLETTE died at 4:30 a.m. Saturday in the Blanchard Nursing Home. Burial will be in the Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown.

HOUSE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 26, 1971

Funeral services for Mrs. Alice HOUSE, 88, of 1008 Park Avenue, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home in charge of the Rev. Clarence Sims. Friends may call in the funeral home at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Mrs. HOUSE died at 4 a.m. Saturday in Community Hospital. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ARMSTONG, BUDD, EUBANKS, GRIESER, HUFFMAN, MASSIE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, July 27, 1971

J. Albert BUDD, 77, retired employe of Airetool Division of Dresser Industries, Inc., died in his home at 5:10 p.m. Monday.....A life resident of Springfield, he was born here April 17, 1893, the son of Bert and Lizzie HUFFMAN BUDD. He was a member of Third Lutheran Church. Survivors include his wife, Ruth; four daughters, Mrs. Dorothy ARMSTRONG of Cincinnati, Mrs. Mary MASSIE of North Hampton and Mrs. Thelma GRIESER and Mrs. Laura EUBANKS of Springfield; five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

BYERMAN, CONROY, HALLAM, MILLIGAN, MOHR Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, July 30, 1971

Page 4. Mrs. Howard S. BYERMAN. Mrs. Clarice BYERMAN, 74, of 4000 24th St., N, St. Petersburg, Fla., formerly of 228 Bellaire Av., died at 2:15 p.m. Thursday in the St. Petersburg General Hospital. She had resided in Florida for the past two years. She was born Feb 10, 1897, in Greenfield, O., the daughter of Harry and Estella MILLIGAN HALLAM and had resided here most of her life. She was employed as an admissions clerk at Springfield Community Hospital for a number of years, retiring in 1961. While a resident of Springfield she was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, the Lutheran Friendship Club fo the church, a member of the Daughters of America, OES, and the White Shrine of Urbana. Survivors include her husband, Howard S.; one daughter, Mrs. James (Ann) CONROY of Ft. Wayne, Ind., one granddaughter, Mrs. Teresa MOHR of Auburn, Ind.; one brother, Walter HALLAM of Tucson, Ariz.; two great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. Body will be brought to Conroy Funeral Home.

ALLEN, BEEGEL, EVILSIZOR, MARCUM, RYDER, SHAFFER, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, August 1, 1971

Carl WILLIAMS, 64 of 1338 W. Jefferson St. died at 5:15 pm in Mercy Medical Center following 2 months of serious illness. He was born May 4, 1907 in Clark County, the son of Milton and Alice BEEGEL WILLIAMS and was a retired electrician, having been employed by Wittenberg University for a number of years. He is survived by his wife, Geneva (EVILSIZOR); 3 sons; Larry of Mesa, Ariz., Paul of Cal., and Michael, at home; 2 daughters, Mrs. Lou Ann SMITH and Mrs. Patricia RYDER (Arnold), both of Springfield. Four brothers; Edgar, of Christiansburg, Walter and Elwood, both of Washington State, and Andrew of Whitehall, Mich.; 3 sisters, Mrs. Steffa SHAFFER of Thackery, Mrs. Vertha MARCUM and Mrs. Hazel ALLEN, both of Springfield. The body was brought to the Richard Memorial Home, where services are pending.

BAILEY, COLLIER, GREGG, REED, SHEPARD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, August 21, 1971

Miss Florence C. REED, 79, formerly of 810 Montgomery av., a retired teacher, died at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in a Dayton Hospital following an illness of four months. Miss REED had taught Latin in Springfield schools and in Massillon and Huntington, W. Va., schools. She was graduated from Wittenberg University and received a master of arts from Miami University. A native of Thrayer, Mo., Miss REED was born April 2, 1892, a daughter of George W. and Margaret GREGG REED. She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Robert GRABLE, Miss Wilma COLLIER, Mrs. Howard BAILEY and David SHEPHARD (should be SHEPARD) of Springfield, Edwin SHEPHARD (should be SHEPARD) OF Indianapolis and Mrs. Robert BERGMAN of Lompoe, Calif. Her body was brought to the Littleton Funeral Home.

ADAMS, JONES, PARKER, PIETZNER, PROSSER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, August 29, 1971

Ex-Industrialist Ernest PARKER Dies Ernest A. PARKER of 227 E. McCreight ave., founder and former president of Springfield Aluminum Plate and Casting Co., died at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the IOOF Home after two months of illness. He was 100. He retired in 1960, selling the firm to Holophane Co., Inc. He had spent much of his time since then gardening and fishing. A resident of Springfield for the past 90 years, he was born in Waltham Abbey, England, June 16, 1871, the son of William and Clara ADAMS PARKER. Interviewed on his 100th birthday recently, Mr. PARKER advised young people to "always try to live a decent life and life will be good to you." He was a member of Christadelphian Church. His wife, Clara died Dec. 18, 1964. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Kenneth (Alice) JONES of Springfield, Mrs. H.A. (Dorothy) PIETZNER of Evansville, Ind., and Mrs. G.H. (Gertrude) PROSSER of Asheville, N.C.; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

BROOKS, BRYSON, CANNELL, LOE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, September 7, 1971

Page 18. William T. LOE, 67, of 125 Catherine st., died unexpectedly in his home at 7 a.m. Monday. He was maintenance superintendant at White Superior Division of White Motor Corp. A resident of Springfield for the past 45 years, he had been employed by the company for the same period of time. He was born in Northhampton, England, July 23, 1904, the son of Joseph and Jane BROOKS LOE, and was a member of St Raphael Church and the Holy Name Society there. Survivors include his wife, Hilda May; two sons, William of Dayton and Robert of Columbus; a daughter, Mrs. Dennis (Lorraine) BRYSON of Springfield; one sister, Mrs. William (Vera) CANNELL of Springfield; two brothers, Joseph of Detroit and Sidney of England; 13 grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Conroy Funeral Home. Visitation services will be held there at 8 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be sung at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Raphael Church. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

ASHWORTH, GRASS, HINKLE, LUCAS, MEAD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, September 22, 1971

Mack J. ASHWORTH, 80, of 126 1/2 E. Mulberry st., died at 2 a.m. Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center. He was born Dec. 9, 1890, in Hamlin, W. Va., the son of Edmon abnd Fannie HINKLE ASHWORTH. Survivors include two brothers, E. H. (Phil) of Catawba and Leroy of Springfield; three sisters, Mrs. Azalea GRASS of Brown City, Mich., Mrs. Lydia LUCAS of Hamlin, W. Va., and Mrs. Glady MEAD of Chapmanville, W. Va. Mr. ASHWORTH was a retired railroad employe, having retired in 1956. He attended Highlands Community Church and was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Carmen. His wife, Mary, preceded him in death in October 1966. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home. Burial in Newcomers Cemetery.

MULLER, ZIMMERMAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, September 22, 1971

Howard F. MULLER, 68, of 511 N. Light st., died in Mercy Medical Centerat 1:15 p.m. Tuesday. Ill health forced him to retire in 1964 from Springfield Tool and Machine Co. Mr. MULLER was employed by the company as a machinist for 30 years before he retired. A life resident of Springfield, he was born May 3, 1903, the son of Adam and Karoline ZIMMERMAN MULLER. He was member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy R.; two sons, Robert Carl of Springfield and the Rev. Frank David MULLER of Augustana Lutheran Church, Tustin, Mich; five grandchildren, Wendy and Robert of Springfield and Dorianne, Tonia and Davidof Tustin, and a brother Herbert of Springfield. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home. Services will be held there at 1:30 p.m. Friday Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ADAMS, CAMPBELL, TIDWELL Name of Newspaper is Daily Morning Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, September 27, 1971

Clifton - Rama C. Campbell, 96, of Clifton, died in the IOOF Home hospital in Springfield at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. He was a retired florist. Before he retired, Mr. Campbell worked many years at the Good-Reese Co. in Springfield. He was a member of Cliffside United Presbyterian Church, and was born in Highland County January 24, 1875, the son of John and Mary Ann Moore Campbell. Survivors include a son, Rama of Clifton, with whom he lived many years; two granddaughters, Mrs. Robert (Jeanne) Adams of Yellow Springs and Mrs. William (Carole) Tidwell of Brookfield, Wis.; five great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

COX, RUNYAN, STICKLE, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, September 30, 1971

David Leroy STICKLE, 69, of 145 1/2 W. Main st., died in Mercy Medical Center at 10:40 p.m. Wednesday after several years' illness. Formerly employed by the Crowell-Collier publishing Co. for 35 years, he had more recently worked for the Washington Post, retiring three years ago. Survivors include four sons, William, Robert and Ronald of Springfield, and David of Los Angeles; three daughters, Mrs. Louise RUNYAN, Mrs. Imogene COX and Mrs. Pat WILLIAMS of Springfield; 19 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home.


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