Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for April 1973 thru May 1974


Obituary Surnames: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

BOOGHIER, PITTMAN, WELLINGER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, April 20, 1973

Mrs. Mary Wellinger, of 38 Oakland ct., died Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Juanita Booghier of Dayton. She had been ill since January. She was a member of the High Street Methodist Church. Survivors, in addition to Mrs. Booghier, include another daughter, Mrs. Richard (Mary Frances) Pittman of San Leandro, Calif; one son Harold W. Wellinger of Dublin, O.; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Her husband, John W., died Feb. 14, 1961, and a son, Carl F., died five years ago. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Theodore Choemaker, Pastor of High Street Methodist Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery

GRAY, WHITTINGTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 26, 1973

Miss Jane WHITTINGTON, 63, of 500 Broad Meadows blvd., Columbus, died at noon Wednesday in Will-o-Lock Haven Nursing Home after two years of failing health. She was a sister of Paul E. WHITTINGTON of Springfield. Miss WHITTINGTON had been teaching at Harshman Elementary School, Dayton, for the past 15 years until just recently. She was born in Xenia February 20, 1910, a daughter of T. Frank and Emma J. WHITTINGTON. Other survivors include one sister, Mrs. Theodore GRAY, and a nephew. Her twin sister, Julia, is dead. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Littleton Funeral home. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home one hour before the services begin.

HOPKINS, MCGEE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 26, 1973

Mrs. Blanche L. HOPKINS, 86, of the Ohio Masonic Home, died at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in Community Hospital. She was born December 15, 1886, in Lynchburg, and entered the home October 14, 1968, sponsored by Highland Masonic Lodge No. 38, Hillsboro. She is survived by a son-in-law, Joseph M. MCGEE, Sr., and four grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home. Burial will be in Hillsboro Cemetery, Hillsboro.

CHEEK, JONES, LEAR, MILLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 26, 1973

Mrs. Dallas LEAR, 76, widow of Everett LEAR, died at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in Community Hospital following a four-day illness. She made her home with her son, Ernest F. Lear, 808 Champion av. Mrs. Lear was born July 7, 1896, in Clinton County, a daughter of Isaac and Mary Catherine MILLER. She was the last member of a family of 12. Survivors include her son, four grandchildren, Mrs. Joe (Beverly) JONES, Mrs. Tom (Carollyn) CHEEK and Brett LEAR, all of Springfield, and Ernest E. LEAR with the Air Force at Tucson, Ariz., and five great-grandchildren. Her husband died in 1948. Mrs. LEAR'S body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Albert Bitters, pastor of the Columbus Avenue United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

WESTCOTT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 26, 1973

Mrs. Marie WESTCOTT, 77, of 729 E. Central av., Miamisburg, formerly of Springfield, died after a two-car crash Tuesday in Miami Township, Montgomery County. Mrs. WESTCOTT died at 3:35 a.m. Tuesday at Kettering Medical Center of injuries suffered three hours earlier. Mrs. WESTCOTT was a passenger in a car driven by her husband, Harry, at one time manager of a Springfield store, when it was struck by an auto driven by Steen Melgard, 29, of 8149 Preblewood rd., Middletown, the Montgomery County coroner's office said. The Melgard car, southbound on the Miamisburg-Soldiers Home re., failed to stop at a stop sign and hit the WESTCOTT auto, which was westbound on the Miamisburg-Soldiers Home rd., the coroner's office reported. Mrs. WESTCOTT'S death was ruled a traffic homicide, the coroner's office said.

CLEMANS, DYER, MOUSER, SWISSHELM, WATTS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, April 26, 1973

Mrs. Nellie D. SWISSHELM, 65, of 354 Stanton av. died in Mercy Medical Center at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday after a year of illness. She had been a payroll clerk at Speco Division, Kelsey-Hayes Co., for 16 years. Before her employment at Speco, Mrs. SWISSHELM had worked for the Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. 30 years. She was a member of Rebekah IOOF Lodge. Born in Madison County November 17, 1907, she was a daughter of Newton and Carrie MOUSER DYER. Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Ethel WATTS of London, O., and Mrs. Rena CLEMANS of Columbus; four brothers, Jack DYER of Hillsboro, Thomas of Columbus and Ellsworth and Leonard of Springfield; several nieces and nephews. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be conducted in the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Saturday by the Rev. Robert B. Mussman, pastor of Clifton Avenue United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ARMSTRONG, MARTIN, SCHILMOELER, SWEGMAN, WARREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 29, 1973

pg. 18 Mrs. Estella A. Warren, 87, formerly of 2438 Dellwood dr., died at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the residence of a daughter, Mrs. Lorraine ARMSTRONG of 1626 Lexington av. She had been in failing health one year. She was born Nov. 16, 1885 in Cincinnati, the daughter of Harry and Anne SCHILMOELER SWEGMAN. Mrs. Warren was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Her first husband, Lawrence MARTIN, preceded her in death in 1941 and her second husband, Bert Warren, preceded her in death in 1970. Survivors include a daughter; four grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Mass of the Resurrection will be sung at 9:30 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Burial will be in the St. Bernard’s Cemetery.

HARDY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 29, 1973

Services for George Delbert Hardy, 69, of 564 Chestnut av., will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home in charge of the Rev. Roosevelt Walker. Friends may call in the funeral home. The family is receiving friends at 802 s. Wittenberg av. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Mr. Hardy died at 12:04 a.m. Saturday in Mercy Medical Center A brother, Estel of Springfield is among survivors.

MANOS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 29, 1973

Services for Peter Manos, 75, of 103 Bellevue av., were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Greek Orthodox Church. Burial was in Ferncliff Cemetery. Mr. Manos died at 9:10 a.m. Sunday in Community Hospital. The Conroy Funeral Home handled arrangements.

BUTCHER, FULLER, MCDONALD, PETERE, PUMP, SMITH, SPARROW, STONE, SWARTZBAUGH, WRIGHT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 29, 1973

Mrs. Bertha F. McDonald, 55, a Springfield native, died at 7:05 p.m. Saturday in University Hospital, Columbus. Mrs. McDonald, a resident of McArthur, Route 2, had been ill six months. She was born in Springfield Nov. 1, 1917, the daughter of William and Amanda SWARTZBAUGH FULLER. Mrs. McDonald was a member of Serena chapter, Order of Eastern Star and the McArthur Presbyterian Church. She was self-employed as the owner of a McArthur beauty salon for 25 years. Her husband, Charles, died in 1967. Survivors are five daughters, Mrs. Beverly WRIGHT of McArthur, Mrs. Marline PETERE of McArthur, Route 2, Mrs. Peggy BUTCHER of Anaheim, Calif., Mrs. Geraldine PUMP of McArthur, Route 2, and Mrs. Jeannette SMITH of Anaheim, a son Michel W. of McArthur, a sister, Mrs. Helen SPARROW of Springfield, and a half-sister, Mrs. Doris STONE of Dayton. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the James N. Blower Funderal Home, McArthur. The Rev. Clifford Colman will officiate. Burial will be in Elk Cemetery, McArthur. Friends may call at the funeral home.

SHANK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, June 26, 1973

Page 9C. Glenna C. SHANK, 77, of 2824 Oxford Drive, died Friday Aug 24, 1973 in Mercy Medical Center following a week's serious illness. Her body was taken to the Woods Allgier Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM Sunday. Services at 2 PM Monday in Emery Chapel Methodist Church with the Rev. Ralph Harmon officiating. The body to lie in state for one hour prior to services. Burial in Enon Cemetery.

PETERS, PICKETT, PINKERTON, WINDOMAKER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 28, 1973

Mrs Marjorie Ruth PICKETT, 53, of 924 E Rose st, died at University Hospital in Columbus Friday. She is a former employee of the Credit Bureau of Springfield and member of Central Christian Church, the Child Conservation League and Neal Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. Mrs PICKETT was born in Clark County on June 18, 1920, to Virgil and Martha WINDOMAKER PINKERTON. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs Robert (Karen Ruth) PETERS, and a son, David PICKETT, both of Springfield. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home for funeral services at 10 am Monday. Friends may cal in the funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Sunday. Burial will be in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.

KELLER, WARREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 16, 1973

Lewis M. WARREN, 62, of Jackson, formerly of Springfield, died Tuesday morning in Gallipolis, O. He was born Jan. 18, 1911, the son of Mary Davis and Otto M. Warren. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis, on son, Lewis M. WARREN, Jr., of Jackson; four grandchildren; five brothers, Bennett and Raymond of Jackson, Charles of Tremont City, Forrest of North Hampton and Roy of Springfield; on sister, Mrs. Meda KELLER of Beaver. His body was taken to the Mayhew Funeral Home in Jackson where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 2 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Jackson.

ALBERT, EVERHARD, LAFFERTY, MYHRE, ROGERS, ROSS, STRICKROTT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 16, 1973

Mrs. Alice Marie ROGERS, 62, of 538 Portage path, formerly of 4844 Alpha rd., died at 6:26 p.m. on Tuesday in Ridgewood, N.H. She was born October 22, 1910 in South Salem, O., a daughter of Floyd S. and Mary L. STRICKROTT EVERHART. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Ronald (Linda) LAFFERTY of Springfield; two sons, Leslie of Fairborn and David W. of Portsmouth, Va.; 10 grandchildren, one brother, Charles W. of Springfield; three sisters, Mrs. Harold (Margery) ALBERT of West Liberty, Mrs. William (Kathryn) ROSS of Urbana and Mrs. Ruth E. MYHRE of Santa Maria, Calif.; several nieces and nephews. Her husband, William G. ROGERS, died September 5, 1972. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home by the Rev. William Eicher of the First Church of the Brethren. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, West Liberty. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of the Brethren or the Cancer Fund.

JONES Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 16, 1973

Services for Ervin W. JONES, 72, of 1419 Selma rd., will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Conroy Funeral Home by the Rev. R.R. Garrett, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in South Vienna Cemetery. Mr. JONES died at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Ethan Allen Manor Nursing Home following a prolonged illness.

AULT, BLUE, BRIGHT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 23, 1973

Page 36. Services for Mary Eliza AULT, 62, of 300 Birch rd., will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Littleton Funeral Home by the Rev. Kay M. Glaesner, pastor of the St. John's Lutheran Church. Ladies of the Moose will hold services there at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Mrs. AULT died at 7:15 p.m. Monday at the home of her brother, Paul R. *BLUE of St. Paris. Survivors include two sons; her mother; four brothers and four grandchildren. *Additional Information by submitter. See Obituary for Paul E. AULT, pub. 30 July 1972. It lists his widow as Mary BRIGHT AULT, same address. Don't know why a brother of Mary BRIGHT AULT is listed here as "Paul R. BLUE". Janie Martin Whitty, whittyfun@juno.com

BLANKENSHIP Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 23, 1973

Page 36. Funeral services for Alva Clarence (Red) BLANKENSHIP, 55, of 1816 W. Clark st., wil be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the Littleton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park. Mr. Blankenship died in his residence at 8:15 p.m. Monday. He was dead on arrival of the Fire Division emergency squad.

EDWARDS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 23, 1973

Page 36. Mrs. Margaret EDWARDS, a former Springfield resident, died Friday in Grand Rapids, Mich. Survivors include three sons, Fred of Battle Creek, Mich., Robert of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Donald of Ft. Wayne, Inc., and.....(rest of obit cut off)

BRAKEALL, ESCH, HOLLINGER, MORGAN, MOWEN, SMITH, SNELL, WEAVER, WISE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, August 25, 1973

Ernest Ellsworth MOWEN, 71, of 2220 Superior ave., died in Community Hospital at 11:30 a.m. Friday. He was a retired farmer. He was born in Clark County February 2, 1902, a son of Clark and Marley BRAKEALL MOWEN. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Forrest (Marjorie) MORGAN of Springfield, Mrs. Robert (Edna) HOLLINGER of Bellefontaine, and Mrs. Floyd (Grace) ESCH of West Liberty; two step-daughters, Mrs. Harold (Janet) SMITH and Mrs. James (Glenna) WISE, both of Springfield; 18 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; four brothers, Frank and Walter MOWEN, both of Clifton, George of Canton and Foster of Enon and two sisters, Mrs. Anna Mae WEAVER of Springfield and Mrs. Ernest (Echo) SNELL of Xenia. Mr. MOWEN's, Etta Blanche, died March 26, 1971. Friends may call at the Littleton Funeral Home from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Eugene O. Hilt. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

GARLOUGH, STEVENS, THOMAS, WILT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, August 29, 1973

Page 13: Mrs. Franklin L. THOMAS-New Carlisle-Mrs. Dorothy Irene THOMAS, 57, of 3893 Dayton-Lakeview rd., died at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, where she had been a patient one week. She was born in London, O., Oct. 17, 1915, the daughter of Herbert G. and Allie WILT STEVENS. Survivors include her husband, Franklin L.; her parents of New Carlisle, and four grandchildren. Her daughter, Mrs. Barbara GARLOUGH, died in 1972. Services will be conducted in the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Thursday by the Rev. Norman Eiler, pastor of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Park Layne Manor. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

HOWE, HUONKER, KRUSCHADT, WHITACRE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, September 6, 1973

Mrs. Marie A. WHITACRE, 70, of 104 Freeman Street, died at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center following several years of failing health and two weeks of serious illness. She was born January 1, 1903, in Springfield, the daughter of Henry and Anna KRUSCHADT HUONKER, and had resided here all of her life. She was preceded in death in 1965 by her husband, David. She was also preceded in death by a son, Joseph, a daughter, Rita and a brother John. Survivors include two daughters, Miss Ruth WHITACRE of Medway and Mrs. Marie WILLIAMS of Enon; five sons, David, Jr., and Richard E. of Springfield; Paul E. of Fairborn, James R. of Urbana and Robert A. of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; one sister, Mrs. Emma HOWE of Springfield; 21 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home, where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Fr. John Boyle. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

ANDREW, MCKEEVER, WEIKERT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, September 17, 1973

Mrs. Thelma May WEIKERT, 67, of 1008 Imperial blvd., died at 10:55 p.m. Sunday in Mercy Medical Center following six weeks of failing health. She was born September 25, 1905 in Newark, the daughter of W. E. and Carrie ANDREW MCKEEVER. Mrs. Weikert was a contract specialist in the procurement division defense general supply center, Richmond, Va., when she retired in July 1970. She was a member of the Central United Methodist Church, the Sprite-Ly Grandmother's Club, Filiology Club and was a past president of the Jefferson School PTA. Survivors include her husband, Paul H.; three sons, Jerry of Clifton, Va., and Joe and Jim of Springfield; nine grandchildren; and three brothers, Orville E., Virgil and Rodger MCKEEVER, all of Springfield. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home i charge of Dr. Lloyd C. Zoller. Burial will be in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

COLLIER, EVANS, HAY, PARSONS, STEVENS, TITER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, September 17, 1973

Cedarville - Funeral services for Ulysses COLLIER, 53, of 7915 Springfield-Jamestown rd., will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Williams Funeral Home, Cedarville. Burial will be in North Cemetery. Friends may call any time Monday in the funeral home. The family will receive friends there from to 9 p.m. Monday. Mr. COLLIER, who retired in 1969 from Springfield Coatings, Inc., died Saturday afternoon in his residence. He was born in Hitchins, Ky., December 22, 1919, a son of Albert and Lettie HAY COLLIER, and attended Carter County schools. On December 23, 1941, he was married to Edna STEVENS, who survives. In 1947 he moved to Hazard, Ky., where he worked in coal mines. In 1950 he moved to the Clifton area and took a job as layout man and welder for Rack Processing Co. of Dayton, where he worked until he was employed by Springfield Udylite. Later he went to Springfield Coatings, Inc. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans in Dayton, attended Apostolic Church of Christ in Springfield and was an honorary Kentucky colonel. Survivors besides his wife are a daughter, Mrs. Madlyn Joan TITER of Clifton; three sons, Robert, Carl and Lynnwood of Springfield; one brother, Arnold of Grayson, Ky.; two sisters, Mrs. Mary EVANS of Mansfield, and Mrs. Russell (Magdeline) PARSONS of Grayson, Ky.; seven grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

BRINES, COUNTRYMAN, FAULKNER, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, October 4, 1973

Page 16. Max BRINES, 71, of 93 Woodland Dr., Astatula, Fla, brother of a Springfield resident, died in Leesburg Hospital there Saturday at 11:30 pm , it was learned Wednesday. He was born Oct 1, 1901 in Belmont, Ill, the son of Loren and Alice WILLIAMS BRINES, and was employed as a sheet metal worker at the Lawrence Tin Shop of the Stewart-Warner Corp, Indianapolis, Ind, and was a member of the First Christian Church. Survivors include his wife, Lilly; two daughters, Lucille and Joan, both of South Bend, Ind; a stepson, William COUNTRYMAN of Philadelphia, Pa; one sister, Mrs. Stanley (Bonnie) FAULKNER of Springfield, and three grandchildren. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Thursday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 10 am Friday with the Rev Clyde Webb, pastor of the North Race Street Church of God, officiating. Burial will be in in Newcomers Cemetery.

DAVIS, GLEASON, IMPSON, LEMLEY, MARTIN, NORRIS, TURNER, WALDREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, October 4, 1973

Page 16. Mrs. Jeannette DAVIS, 60, of 275 W Main st, Mechanicsburg, died in Mercy Hospital, Urbana at 6:10 am Thursday, following several months of failing health. She was born in Logan County, April 22, 11913, daughter of Mason and Ethel MARTIN. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Mechanicsburg. Survivors include her husband, Van; one daughter, Mrs. David (Barbara) GLEASON of Urbana; four grandchildren; her mother, Mrs. Ethel MARTIN of North Lewisburg; five sisters, Mrs. Mary WALDREN and Mrs. Gail NORRIS both of Urbana, Mrs. Nellie LEMLEY of Chillicothe, Mrs. Violet IMPSON of North Lewisburg and Mrs. Margaret TURNER of Springfield. Her body was taken to the Skillman Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, for services at 10 am Saturday in charge of the Rev Paul D Robinson, pastor of the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church. There will be no visitation. Burial will be in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana.

COST, TURVEY, WALLS, WOODS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, October 8, 1973

CATAWBA - Hiram (Bud) TURVEY, 61, of 484 E. North st., Catawba, was dead on arrival at Madison County Hospital at 4:30 p.m. Sunday after he was stricken by an apparent heart attack at his home. Mr. TURVEY had been employed by Miracle Implement Co. in Mechanicsburg and more recently by Sanders' Sales and Service at Urbana. He attended a United Methodist Church and was a member of the board of public affairs of the village of Catawba. Survivors include his wife, Agnes; one son, Paul at Andrews Air Force Base, Md.; two grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Sylvan (Elizabeth) COST of Piqua, Mrs. Oscar (Isabelle) WOODS of Urbana and Mrs. George (Georgia) Walls of Morristown, Tenn., and a brother, Sheldon P. of Springfield. His body was taken to the Skillman Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, where friends may call Tuesday afternoon and evening. Services will be held there at 2:20 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in the McConkey Cemetery, Catawba.

BOTKIN, GRUBE, WALLACE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, October 27, 1973

Page 14. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Richards Memorial Home for Albert (Jake) BOTKIN, 57, of 2755 Sunset av. Mr. Botkin died at 12:05 a.m. Friday in his residence following several years of illness. The Rev. Max Wertz will conduce the services. Friends may call in the memorial home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Additional Information submitted by Jan Botkin Therkildsen, THERKILD@aol.com: Per wife's 1987 obit, he was married to Betty Jane WALLACE, daughter of Lee D. WALLACE and Effie GRUBE]

BATROF, BOTKIN, BRUNER, DUFF, GARVER, HECK, MYERS, ZERKLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, November 10, 1973

Page 14. New Carlisle - Thurman M. HECK, 81, of 11012 Detrick-Jordan pike, died at 1:10 p.m. Thursday in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, where he had been a patient for one day. He had been in failing health. A retired farmer, Mr. HECK was born in Clark County on May 18, 1892, the son of Elmus an Stella BATROF HECK, and was a member of the Asbury United Methodist Church, North Hampton, and the Honey Creek Farm Bureau Council. He was a retired farmer. He and his wife, Maye, would have celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22. Survivors include his wife; four sons, Lee of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Howard of Urbana, Warren of LaPuente, Calif., and Marvin of Springfield; three daughters, Mrs. James (Beula) MYERS of Lake Havsu City, Ariz., Mrs. Dwaine (Leila) ZERKLE of St. Paris, and Mrs James (Naomi) DUFF of Springfield; one brother, Claude of Urbana; a sister, Mrs. Faye GARVER of Christiansburg; 26 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Belva, and a granddaughter preceded him in death. His body was taken to the Trostel Chapman Funeral Home. Friends may call at the Heck residence from noon Sunday to 11 a.m. Monday. Services will be held at the Asbury United Methodist Church, North Hampton, at 1:30 p.m. Monday by the Rev. James Cattran, pastor. His body will like in state in the church from noon Monday until time of services. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery. Additional Information submitted by Jan Botkin Therkildsen, THERKILD@aol.com: Picture included with obituary. Wife is Maye BOTKIN, d/o Leedom BOTKIN & Sarah BRUNER.]

CUSTER, PYLES, SUBER, THOMPSON, VEDOVA Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 22, 1973

Page 76. Mrs. Beatrice THOMPSON PYLES, 63, of 1001 Bahia dr, died suddenly at 9:30 am Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center. A retired teacher, she taught in the Warder Park School for 23 years prior to her retirement. Mrs. PYLES, who was born in Peebles, O, Jan 9, 1910, the daughter of William and Ola Belle SUBER CUSTER, was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Troy, and a member of the Order of Eastern Star . Survivors include her husband, Aubrey; two sons, Rolland THOMPSON of Sidney; one daughter, Mrs. Carolyn VEDOVA of Dayton; five grandchildren, and one brother, Corless CUSTER of, Selma. Mrs. PYLES' body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Thursday. Services will be conducted at 11 am Friday in the memorial home by Dr David L Hadden pastor of the Oakland Presbyterian Church, with burial in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ALDEN, BALDEN, BREWER, DARLING, HESS, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, November 22, 1973

Page 76. Mrs. Edna BALDEN, 78, of 1816 Warder St,died at 11 am Tuesday in her residence following six months of failing health. She was born Nov 15, 1895, in Greene County, the daughter of Edward and Della WILSON DARLING and had resided here almost all her life. She was the widow of Jesse ALDEN who died March 27, 1967. Survivors include a son, Kenneth; one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy HESS; one sister, Mrs. Etta BREWER, all of Springfield, and four grandsons. [Rest of obituary is missing]

ADAMS, BRAMMER, BUSHU, COLEGROVE, HESKETT, RUNYAN, TERRY, WHITE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 6, 1973

Page 20. Waldo Emerson RUNYAN, 50, of 127 E. Grand av., a local labor leader was pronounced dead on arrival of the emergency squad at his home at 1:04p.m. Wednesday following five days of illness. Mr. RUNYAN had been president of the United Auto Works Local 1418 for the past two years, and had previously been president of the UAW Local 500 for five years. He was employed as a tool maker at the D & H Manufacturing Co. Mr. RUNYAN was a veteran of World War II, having served in the Army. He was born in Ironton, Sept. 18, 1923, a son of Delbert and Lorena BRAMMER RUNYAN.. Survivor include his wife, Rose Elizabeth; two sons, Waldo Lawrence and Ronald Eugene of Springfield; three daughters, Miss Karol K. RUNYAN at home, Mrs.Darlene Sue WHITE of Vallejo, Calif., and Mrs. Diana Lynn TERRY of Springfield; nine grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Ruth HESKETT of Worthington, Mrs. Hel en COLEGROVE of Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Pauline ADAMS of Urbana, and Mrs. Delores BUSHU of Springfield; and four brothers, John, Samuel and Paul of Springfield, and Jimmy of Steubenville. Mr. RUNYAN's body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

CURRY, DAKIN, DICE, JENKINS, NOLAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 6, 1973

Miss Elizabeth Faye DAKIN of 49 W. High st., died at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday in her residence. She was born in Fayette County, the daughter of A. B. and Martha DICE DAKIN, and had resided in Springfield most of her life. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mrs. Ida JENKINS and Mrs. Minnie NOLAN, and a brother, Harry DAKIN. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Evelyn CURRY of Springfield, and two brothers, William of Columbus and Clarence of Springfield. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, where friends may call ....Friday. Services there at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in charge of Dr. David Hadden, Pastor of the Oakland Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ADKINS, CARTER, DEYO, EVANS, LEWIS, STRONG, SUBBLET Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 13, 1973

Mrs. Carrie E. CARTER, 66, of 235 E. Southern av., died in her residence at 3:55 p.m. Wednesday. She had been in failing health for several years and seriously ill since May. Mrs. CARTER attended the Pentecostal Church of Christ. She was born May 10, 1907, in Sandy Hook, Ky., a daughter of Ed and Rinda SUBBLET ADKINS. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Ethel M. EVANS and Mrs. David (Helen R.) DEYO both of Springfield; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Virginia CARTER of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. Zona STRONG of Springfield and Mrs. Ivory LEWIS of Wheelersburg, O.; two brothers, Leonard ADKINS of Catawba and Ed of Springfield. Mrs. CARTER's husband, Virgil F., died Nov. 12, 1955 and her son, John, died in 1972. Her body was taken to Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Services will be held there at 1 p.m. Friday in charge of the Rev. Cecil McCarty, pastor of the Pentecostal Church of Christ. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AUKERMAN, STUDEBAKER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, December 13, 1973

Glen E. AUKERMAN, 52, of 7800 Old Dayton rd., Madison Township, the brother of a Springfield woman, died Tuesday in the Greenville Brethren Home Medical Center. He was president of the Dayton Swimming Pool and Supply Co. Survivors include his wife, Neva E.; two sons, Gary of N. Manchester, Ind., James, at home; two daughters, Linda and Jane, both of Berkley, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Geneva STUDEBAKER of Springfield, and his father, Irvin of Greenville. His body was taken to the Routsong Funeral Home, 6 Oakwood av., Dayton where 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 Trotwood Church of the Brethren, His body will lie in state one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in the Miami Valley Memorial Gardens.

LORTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, December 18, 1973

Page 19. John William LORTON, 82, formerly of 1210 North Lowry Ave., died at 4:30 am Tuesday, Dec 18, 1973 in the Ethan Allen Nursing Home. Body to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM Wednesday. Services at 1:30 PM Thursday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Orville Cruea. Burial in the Lawrenceville Cemetery.

HARACRE, INGLE, MCFARLAND, SCHAFFNER, SNYDER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, December 22, 1973

Page 16: Mrs. Nellie SCHAFFNER, 81, formerly of 6606 New Carlisle pike, died in the Good Shepherd Nursing Home at 1:15 p.m. Friday following several years of failing health. A Clark County resident for most of her life, she was born on April 24, 1892, the daughter of William and Sarah SNYDER MCFARLAND. She was married to Roy SCHAFFNER, who died Dec. 3, 1966, in Springfield. Mrs. Schaffner is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Harry (Wilma) INGLE of Springfield; two sons, Karl of Springfield and Gerald of Hampton Woods, in Clark County; one sister, Mrs. Ruffina HARDACRE of Anderson, Ind.; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Mrs. Schaffner's body was taken to Richards Memorial Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Arlo Newell officiating. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery.

ANTHONY, HAYNES, SWEITZER, WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, December 24, 1973

Niles (Jim) C. Sweitzer, 57, of the rear of 970 Lagonda Ave., died at 6:30 A.M. Monday in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, Ohio where he was admitted two hours earlier. He was born in Springfield on June 8, 1916, the son of Jessie and Magdalena HUGHEL SWEITZER and resided in Springfield all of his life. Mr. Sweitzer was employed for the past five years as an instructor at the Interstate Driving School and prior to that had been a foreman at Springfield Brass Co. for over 30 years. He was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church and the Holy Name Society. Survivors include his wife Delores and a son James of the home; three sisters, Mrs. Martha ANTHONY of New Carlisle, Mrs. Mae WILSON of Springfield And Mrs. Magdalena HAYNES of California; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Marion and a half-sister Myrtle Umstead. Funeral mass will be sung at 9:30 A.M. Thursday at St. Bernard's and burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Wednesday and visitation services will be held at 8 P.M. Wednesday in the funeral home.

CONNOR, JUNG, SAUTER, SHEPARD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 4, 1974

Karl JUNG, 82, of 1211 Highland Avenue, died at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Pillars Nursing Home. He was born September 8, 1891, in Springfield, the son of Ludwig and Elizabeth (SAUTER) JUNG and has resided here all his life. He was employed as a machinist for the James Leffel Company for a number of years, retiring in 1946. Mr. JUNG was a member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church and the Holy Name Society of the parish. He served in Frances with the U.S. Army during World War I. Survivors include four brothers, Joseph, Louis, Henry and Albert; one sister, Mrs. Ann SHEPARD, all of Springfield, and a number of nieces and nephews. A sister, Mary O'CONNOR, preceded him in death. His body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Visitation services there at 8 p.m. Sunday. A Funeral Mass will be sung at 9 a.m. Monday in the St. Bernard Catholic Church. Burial will be in the St. Bernard Cemetery.

BOWERS, CALLISON, DAVIS, JENKINS, NEFF Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, January 11, 1974

Mrs. Iona B. SMITH, 92, formerly of North Hampton, died at 6:30 a.m. Thursday in the Estep Nursing Home, where she had lived for the past year. She had been a resident of the IOOF Home four years before that. Mrs. Smith was born in Pike Township in Clark County Oct. 29, 1881, a daughter of Simon and Lida CALLISON JENKINS, and she was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, North Hampton. Her husband, Orin, died in 1945. Survivors include two nephews, Robert NEFF of Medway and Roger BOWERS of Dayton, and a niece, Mrs. George (Mary Ellen) DAVIS of Greenville. Graveside rites will be conducted in New Carlisle Cemeteryat 10 a.m. Saturday by the Rev. James Cattran. Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle, is handling arrangements. There will be no calling hours.

DELONG, GEORGE, GOLDCAMP, GRIFFITH, HARRISON, HOLTER, ROBERTS, VERMILLION Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, January 17, 1974

Page 12. Mrs. Ruth Evelyn VERMILLION, 65, of 2067 Kenton st, died early Thursday morning in her residence following ten months of failing health. She was born Jan 32, 1908, in Ironton [Oh], the daughter of John W and Martha HARRISON DELONG and had resided here most of her life. Survivors include her husband William H; one daughter, Mrs. Wayne ROBERTS of Springfield, two grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Jennie GEORGE of Ironton, Mrs. Mildred HOLTER of Cincinnati, Mrs. Esther GRIFFITH and Rose Ella GOLDCAMP of Springfield ;three brothers, Lincoln DELONG of Ironton, John William DELONG of Springfield, and Foster DELONG of Troy. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

BERCAW, MARTI, MARTY, SENN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, January 17, 1974

Page 12. John MARTY, 69, of 508 Lawnview av, died at 4:07 am Thursday in his residence following three years of failing health. He was born March 3, 1904, in Switzerland, the son of Andrias and Barbara SENN MARTI and had resided here for the past 62 years. Mr. MARTY was a member of the Oakland Presbyterian Church and was a retired employee of the International Harvester Co. Survivors include his wife, Muriel; one son, Jack MARTI of Dayton; three sisters, Mrs. Robert BERCAW of Troy and Mrs. [rest of obituary is missing]

BOYLE, COONEY, FOGARTY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, January 17, 1974

Page 12. Mrs. Eileen R. COONEY, 61, of 1430 Selma rd, died at 8 pm Wednesday in University Hospital Columbus, after a prolonged illness. She retired because of illness in 1971 as an employee of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Mrs. COONEY had worked as an accounting technician in the military payroll division at the air base for 18 years before she retired. She was a member of St Joseph Church and the parish's Altar Rosary Sodality. Born in Springfield, Oct 7, 1912, she was a daughter of John E and Cecilia BOYLE FOGARTY. Survivors include her husband, John J; her mother, Mrs. Cecilia [rest of obituary is missing].

ALBIN, EUERING, GLENN, SCHNEIDER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 13, 1974

Mrs. Glena A. SCHNEIDER, 88, of 1407 S. Center blvd, a well-known local florist for many years, died unexpectedly in Ridgewood Nursing Home at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. She was a Springfield resident all her life and was born here Oct. 26, 1885, the daughter of Rodney and Elizabeth GLENN ALBIN. Mrs. Schneider retired in 1971. Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Audrey EUERING; and a grandson, Lee EUERING, Jr., both of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Services will be conducted in the funeral home at 10 a.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

CORFMAN, CRAMER, CRAWFORD, DREWS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

Mrs. Thelma Frances CRAMER, 70, of 3204 East High Street, died at 1:30 a.m. Monday in Mercy medical Center after a year of failing health. She was born April 15, 1904, in Vanlue, Hancock County, the daughter of Sherman and Pearl CORFMAN CRAWFORD. Mrs. CRAMER was a member of the Northridge United Methodist Church, the Nurses Alumni Association of Findlay Hospital, Findlay, and Senate Chapter No. 70, Order of Eastern Star, Forest. Her husband Roland G., died in 1965, and her parents and a brother, Gerald CRAWFORD of Fostoria, are also deceased. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. John (Norma Jean) DREWS of Springfield; four grandchildren, Karen, Joseph and Timothy DREWS of Springfield and Patrick DREWS of the U.S. Navy; five brothers, Harold CRAWFORD of Findlay, Moody CRAWFORD of Florida, Stanford CRAWFORD of Mansfield, Theodore CRAWFORD of Clawson, Mich., and Milford CRAWFORD of Mount Blanchard, and a number of nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home, where friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial services are to be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday n the funeral home with the Rev. Walter Dickhaut, Jr. pastor of the Northridge United Methodist Church, officiating. The body is then to be taken to the Shields Funeral Home, Forest, for services and burial. Memorial contributions may be made to the Northridge United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society.

ALLEN, COPLEY, ORAHOOD, ROWE, SIMPSON, TACKETT Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

Mrs. Gwenna ORAHOOD COPLEY, 66, of 432 Lyle Avenue, died at 4:10 p.m. Sunday in Community Hospital after two years of failing health. She retired in 1957 after more than 20 years of service with the Ohio Thermometer-Sign Co. She was born in Bloomingburg, O., May 7, 1907, a daughter of Harry and

FORTNER, HANSFORD, MAXWELL, TITTLE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

Theodore H. TITTLE, 83, of Livonia, Mich., a former Springfield resident, died unexpectedly at 12 p.m. Saturday in his home. He was once an executive with National Motors in Springfield, moving from Springfield in 1937. He was born here, the son of Reuben and Mary MAXWELL TITTLE. His father was the inventor of the water motor washing machine. Survivors include his wife, Juanita; two daughters, Mrs. Marilyn HANFORD of Livonia and Mrs. Gloria FORTNER of Birmingham, Mich.; one son, Kingston of Hollywood, Calif.; a nephew, Fremont TITTLE of Springfield, and several grandchildren. His body was taken to the Manns-Ferguson Funeral Home in Livonia for services at 1 p.m. Tuesday. The body is to be cremated.

DAY, SCHAFER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

A former Springfield resident, Mss Angela DAY, 60, died Friday in the Veterans Administration Hospital, Coatsville, Pa. She was born in Springfield, the daughter of Harry and Mary SCHAEFER DAY. Survivors include a number of cousins. Her body is to be brought to the Conroy Funeral Home, where services are pending.

ANDERSON, BROWN, FENTON, FRALEY, HEADLEE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

URBANA - Alpha FENTON, 77, of 2420 West Dallas Road, Urbana, died at 4:45 a.m. Monday in Community Hospital, Springfield, where he had been a patient since Friday. Mr. FENTON was a retired Champaign County farmer and a member of the Church of Christ in Christian Union, Urbana. He was born April 13, 1897, in Champaign County, the son of Alonzo and Noda ANDERSON FENTON. Survivors include five sisters, Miss Bertha FENTON, Miss Angie FENTON, Mrs. Laura Fraley AND Mrs. Dorothy HEADLEE, all of Urbana, and Mrs. Amy BROWN of Sidney; three brothers, Walter and William of Urbana and Emerson of Springfield and a number of nieces and nephews. Two other brothers, Donald and Millard, are deceased. His body was taken to the Walter Funeral Home, Urbana, where friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services are to be conducted in the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. James Yates, pastor of the Church of Christ in Christian Union, officiating. Burial is to be in Oak Dale Cemetery.

CARTER, GRAHAM, TROUTWINE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, May 6, 1974

URBANA - Charles Raymond TROUTWINE, 74, of 7033 Thackery Road, Urbana, died at 8:35 a.m. Sunday in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield. He had live in Champaign County for the past 20 years. A retired employee of the Oliver Corp. of Springfield, he was born in Lynchburg, O., March 23, 1900, the son of Samuel and Della GRAHAM TROUTWINE. Survivors include his wife, Ethel E.; one daughter, Mrs. Ferris (Louise) CARTER of Springfield; two sons, Robert R. of Lansing, Ill. and Jack E. of Topeka, Kan.; 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. The body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, Springfield. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

CORDRAY, SOLONOCKER, SWALLOW Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 7, 1974

Lee SWALLOW of 5114 Taywell Drive, died at 5:26 a.m. Tuesday in Mercy medical Center. Mr. SHALLOW was retired from Schaefer's Bakery, where he was employed as a baker. He was born in Hardin County, the son of Charles and Hattie SOLONOCKER SWALLOW and had resided in Springfield for the past 55 years. Mr. SWALLOW was a member of the Clifton Avenue United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Mabel E.; a daughter, Mrs. William (Janice) CORDRAY of Springfield, and two grandsons, William CORDRAY of Defiance and Gary CORDRAY, a student at Ohio University. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home, where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Services are to be held in the funeral home Thursday at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Thomas England officiating.

CRAMER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 7, 1974

Funeral services for Thelma Frances CRAMER, 70, of 3204 East High Street, are to be held in the Shields Funeral Home, Forest, at 1 p.m. Thursday. Friends may call in the funeral home from 1 p.m. Wednesday until the services. Burial will be in Forest. Calling hours are also to be held in the Littleton Funeral Home from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, with memorial services to be held at 8 p.m. there. Mrs. CRAMER died at 1:30 a.m. Monday in Mercy Medical Center following a year of failing health.

GREEN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 7, 1974

Funeral services for Delmar E. GREEN, 89, of 1683 Brentwood Drive, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Littleton Funeral Home by the Rev. Raymond R. Garrett, of Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Mr. GREEN, who retired in 1968 after 65 years in the banking business, died Sunday evening in his home.

DAY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 7, 1974

A funeral Mass is to be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Bernard Catholic Church of Miss Angela Day, 60, a former Springfield resident, who died Friday in the Veterans Administration Hospital, Coatsville, Pa. Burial is to be in St. Bernard Cemetery. Friends may call in the Conroy Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Visitation services are to be held there at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

CLARK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, May 7, 1974

Forrest Orlando CLARK, 74, of 520 ˝ South Wittenberg Avenue, died about 5 a.m. Monday in his residence. A retired cook, he was born in Clark County on January 5, 1900, the son of Orlando and Alma CLARK. He is survived by one brother, Harold of Springfield. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

BYERMAN, FAILLO, HORTON, YOUNG Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, May 9, 1974

Page 28. C. Ray BYERMAN A former Springfield resident, C. Ray BYERMAN, 84, died Wednesday in the Bay Pines Veterans Hospital, St/ Petersburg, Fla. Mr. BYERMAN was an employee of the Clark County Election Board when he resided in Springfield. He was born July 12, 1889, in Springfield. Survivors include his wife, Florence YOUNG BYERMAN; a son, Joseph of Clearwater, Fla; a daughter, Nancy FAILLO of Chicago, Ill; a sister, Mrs. Hazel HORTON of Springfield, two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Services are to be Friday in Pinellas Park, Fla.

BECK, TAYLOR, WARDER, WILGUS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Troy, OH on Friday, May 10, 1974

Mary Ellen BECK, 41, 3721 Ridgeoak Way, Dallas, Tex, died Thursday at her residence. Born Dec 18, 1933 in Springfield, she was the daughter of the late Elwood WILGUS and Lucille C. TAYLOR WARDER of Toledo. In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband Sam BECK, a daughter Dawne, and two sons, Brent and Gregg, all of Dallas, two brothers, William WILGUS of Toledo, Thomas WILGUS of Nevada, and a sister Mrs Linda TAYLOR of Portsmouth. Mrs BECK was a member of the Walnut Hill Lutheran Church in Dallas, Toledo Theatre, Eastern Star, National Association Music Teachers of Singing. She graduated from Libbey High School, University of Toledo School of Nursing and would have graduated May 16th from North Texas State University with a Bachelor of Music Degree and would of been granted the magna cum laude. She was a registered nurse at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. Funeral services will be Monday 2:30 PM at the Deeter-Baird Funeral Home, Troy. Rev David Matevia will officiate. Burial will be in Casstown Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. No cause of death was stated.

BROOKS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 24, 1974

Services for William BROOKS, 80, of 1911 Superior Avenue, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home in charge of the Rev. Harry Marshall. Friends may call there after noon Monday. Burial will be in Solder's Mound, Ferncliff Cemetery. Mr. BROOKS died at 9 p.m. Sunday in Community Hospital.

DOWD, DOYLE, DURBIN, DYNE, FAIRHURST, HARBIN, LEWIS, MCCONAHA, PARSONS, SCHEAR, VAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 24, 1974

Mrs. Peggy L. LEWIS, 39, of Wooster, Route 1, daughter of Ada DOYLE of Springfield, died Thursday in her residence. Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Donald; one daughter, Cheryl VAN DYNE of Cambridge; four sons, Rick VAN DYNE of Wooster, Mike and Bryan VAN DYNE, at home, Donald LEWIS, Jr., at home; seven sisters, Mrs. Charles (Dolly) SCHEAR, Mrs. Ruth DURBIN, of Cambridge, Mrs. Garnetta O'DOWD of Lancaster, Mrs. Walnetta HARBIN of Cambridge, Mrs. Melba PARSONS of Cleveland, Mrs. Marjorie FAIRHURST of Senecaville and Bonnie of West Virginia; three brothers, William and Donald MCCONAHA of Springfield and Richard DOYLE of Missouri; one grandson. Her body was taken to the Murray Funeral Home, Creston, where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held there at 2 p.m. Saturday in charge of the Rev. Joe Griffith. Burial will be in the Sherrwood memorial Gardens.

HORTON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 24, 1974

Mrs. Alta I.HORTON, 76, died in the Alpine Nursing Home at 11:50 a.m. Thursday after an extended illness. She was the wife of Fred E. HORTON, who died in 1945. Mrs. HORTON was born in St. John, Mich., August 13, 1897. She is survived by a son, Edwin of Springfield, and two grandchildren. Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home by the Rev. Leonard E. Conklin. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday.

BURKHARDT, FRESHOUR, HUFFMAN, LEITHAUSER, REIBOLD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, May 24, 1974

Mrs. Emma L. REIBOLD, 89, of 720 West Columbia Street, died at 8:45 p.m. Thursday in Community Hospital after 1 ˝ years of failing health. Mrs. REIBOLD was a member of St. John Lutheran Church. She was born in Springfield January 14, 1885, a daughter of John R. and Marie LEITHAUSER BURKHARDT. Her husband, Charles M., died in February 1952. Survivors include a son, Charles of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Riley (Sue) FRESHOUR and Mrs. Wilbur (Lucille) HUFFMAN of Springfield; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Karl and Julius BURKHARDT of Springfield, and a sister, Miss Kathryn BURKHARDT of Springfield. Littleton Funeral Home is handling arrangements.


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