Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for June thru November 1974


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ALLEN, BETTLON, BOST, HEBBLE, INGLING Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, June 19, 1974

Mrs. Vera Mari Ingling Hebble, 73, of 374 S. Arlington av., died at 12:20 p.m. Tuesday in Community Hospital. She was born in Clark County Oct. 14, 1900, the daughter of Guy and Jennie Allen Ingling. A retired school teacher, she had been employed by both Clark County and Springfield schools. She was a member of Oakland Presbyterian Church, the National Retired Teachers Association, The Clark County Retired Teachers Association, , and the Delta Theta Tau Sorority. Mrs. Hebble is survived by a son, Jack, of Newark, O.; a sister, Mrs. Charles (Grace) Bost of Springfield; four brothers, William Ingling of Enon, Dr. Howard Ingling of Donnelsville; Robert and George Ingling, both of South Charleston; two grandchildren, Susan and Bruce Hebble; a cousin, Mae Allen with whom she resided and several nieces and nephews. Her husband, Lt. Col. Paul Hebble, was killed in 1954, and a brother Marvin, and a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Bettlon, are also deceased. The family will receive friends in the Ingling Funeral Home, South Charleston, from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Last rites for Mrs. Hebble will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home, with burial in the Enon Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the L:eukemia Fund of the American Cancer Society, at the family's request.

CALLISON, HINKLE, JEWELL, LUSTER, NAWMAN, PAGE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, June 23, 1974

 Charles W. NAWMAN, 86, West Liberty, a Clark county native who was a retired farmer and school custodian at New Moorefield, died shortly after 5 AM Saturday in Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine where he had been a patient nine days. He was a son of Thomas and Alice HINKLE NAWMAN and attended the Wesley Chapel Church. He was a member of the Donnelscreek Council of the Junior Order of United American Mechanics at North Hampton for 65 years. He is survived by his wife, the former Ethel JEWELL; a son Charles Willis NAWMAN and a daughter, Mrs. Harry (Phyllis) LUSTER, both of Springfield; 12 grandchildren; two step-sons, Arnold PAGE of West Liberty and Albert Page of Bellefontaine. His first wife, the former Goldie CALLISON, died in 1947 and a daughter, Evah, and three brothers are also dead. Services will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Kauffman Funeral Home, West Liberty, in charge of the Rev. Homer Knabel and burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery near New Moorefield. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Junior Order of United American Mechanics services will be held in the funeral home at 8 p.m. Monday.

BALLENTINE, BOSTICK, DYER, HERMAN, WARDEN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 8, 1974

Page 18 Earl D. BALLENTINE, 73, of 2335 Route 54, Urbana, died unexpectedly at 9:10 p.m., Sunday in his residence. He was born Aug. 13, 1900, in Springfield, the son of Matthew and Clara HERMAN BALLENTINE. Mr. BALLENTINE was a member of the Urbana Methodist Church, Harmony Lodge No. 8, F. and A.M., Urbana Chapter, Council and Commandry, Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton and was a former member of the Antioch Shrine. He retired in 1965 after 38 years of service with the International Harvester Co. Survivors include his wife, Gertrude WARDEN BALLENTINE; one daughter, Mrs. James (Joan) DYER of Findlay; one son, Earl, Jr., of Urbana; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and a sister, Mrs. Thelma BOSTICK of Urbana. His first wife, Ellen, died in 1941. One daughter, one sister and three brothers are dead. His body was taken to the Walters Funeral Home, Urbana, where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday. Services will be held there at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in charge of the Rev. Carl ROBINSON, pastor of the Urbana United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana.

CLINGAN, DEWITT, MIDDLETON, WELLER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, July 11, 1974

Edgar G. WELLER, 91, formerly of 1615 Woodward av., died at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday in the Rebekah Hospital following three years of failing health. Mr. WELLER was a retired educator, having taught 50 years in and around the Springfield area. Mr. WELLER began teaching in the Champaign County school system, subsequently serving in teaching and supervisory capacities at North Hampton School, Hollansburg School, Olive Branch, South Ward School in Urbana, Lincoln School and Snyder Park Junior High School. Mr. WELLER was the first principal of Roosevelt Junior High School. The school was opened in 1924 and he served as its principal until 1952. He obtained a bachelor's degree from Wittenberg University and a Master's Degree from Columbia University entirely by summer and Saturday school work. He was active in church work and was a member of the board of trustees at Central United Methodist Church, and was, at one time, superintendent of the Sunday School. Mr. WELLER was a life member of the National Education Association and the National Congress of Parents and Teachers. He was born March 10, 1883, in London, O., the son of Franklin Pierce and Mary G. CLINGAN WELLER. Survivors include two sons, William F. and Merrill B., both of Springfield; one sister, Miss Flora WELLER of Urbana; a brother, DEWITT of Urbana and two nieces. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 10 a.m. Friday in charge of the Rev. B. A. MIDDLETON. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery.

BAUGH, BEATTY, BYERMAN, HILDEBRAND, LANUM, MILLER, SAMINSKY, STANTON, STICKLE, VAUGHN, WOODARD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 20, 1974

Mrs. Florence Marie HILDEBRAND, 70, of 16 S. Frederick st., died at 9:30 p.m. Friday in the Hospitality Home East, Xenia. A life resident of Clark County, she was a member of the Christiansburg Church of Christ in Christian Union. She was born in Clifton on June 15, 1904, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George WOODARD. He husband, Archie, died in 1965. Surviving are two sons, Richard E. STICKLE of Healy, Alaska and Robert E. HILDEBRAND of Springfield; three stepsons, Donald L. and John E. HILDEBRAND, both of Springfield, and Kenneth HILDEBRAND of Wingate, N.C.; four daughters, Mrs. Ernest J. (Laura) VAUGHN of Tucson, Ariz. and Mrs. Thomas A. (Patricia) BAUGH, Jr., of Springfield; three step-daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Betty) BYERMAN of Pitchin, Mrs. Kenneth (Shirley) MILLER of Carpentersville, Ill. and Mrs. Annabel LANUM of Xenia; a sister, Mrs. Edward (Emma) STANTON of Springfield; two step-sisters, Mrs. Ethel BEATTY of Clifton and Mrs. Susan SAMINSKY of Springfield; two brothers, Warren WOODARD of Springfield and James WOODARD of Cass City, Mich., 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home

MCQUIRT, TENER, WATKINS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, July 20, 1974

SOUTH CHARLESTON - Infant Angela Nicole MCQUIRT, 11 day old daughter of Ronald E. and Sherry WATKINS MCQUIRT, of 1142 Big Hill rd., South Charleston, died at 10:45 a.m. Friday in Community Hospital. She was born July 8, 1974 in the Madison County Hospital. In addition to her parents, surviving are her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles TENER of Springfield and her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. James MCQUIRT of Mechanicsburg. The infant's body was taken to the Jackson , Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home where visitation will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home at 9 a.m. Monday by the Rev. Dr. Kenneth Murphy. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

HILDEBRAND Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 21, 1974

Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home for Mrs. Florence HILDEBRAND. Burial will be in Vale Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Mrs. H HILDEBRAND, of 16 S. Frederick st., died at 9:30 p.m. Friday in the Hospitality Home East, Xenia.

ALSPACH, KLINE, KRUPP, LAVAN, RICKETTS, UNANGST Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 21, 1974

Mrs. Clara Belle Unangst, 72, of 5347 Neer rd. died in her residence at 10 a.m. Saturday. She was born in Logan County, July 22, 1902 the daughter of Charles and Mary KLINE. Mrs. UNANGST was a member of the Second Church of God. Survivors include her husband, Harold Sr.; two sons, Harold, Jr., of Clark County and Donald of Mesa, Ariz.; a brother, Fred KLINE of Bellefontaine; four sisters, Ruth KRUPP of Mansfield, Martha ALSPACH and Mary RICKETTS, both of Belle Center, and Velma LAVAN of Zanesfield, and a number of nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Richards memorial Home, where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Funeral services are to be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Second Church of God with the Rev. Otis Johnson, Pastor, Officiating. The body is to lie in state in the church for one hour prior to services. Burial is to be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

CORN, DEAR, PHASE, WEAVER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, July 21, 1974

Private graveside services were held Saturday for Mrs. Esther CORN. Mrs. CORN, 74 died Tuesday in the Pillars Nursing Home. She was born in Clark County, February 1, 1900, the daughter of Walter and Laura DEAR WEAVER, and is survived by three sons, Bob PHARES of North Hampton, Bill PHARES of Glendale, Calif., and Jack PHARES of Donnelsville; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Her husband, Dewey CORN, died in September 1973. Arrangements were handled by the Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home.

BLACKBURN, CURRY, EVANS, KEPLINGER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, July 25, 1974

Page 20. Mrs. Harry M. Evans. Mrs. Cecilia D. EVANS, 82, of 520 N. Race st., died at 7:11 p.m. Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center. She was a member of the Central United Methodist Church, the Ladies Auxiliary of the New York Central Railroad, and the Railroad Retired Veterans Chapter No. 91. Mrs. EVANS was born on July 7, 1892 in South Solon, a daughter of Charles and Alice KEPLINGER CURRY. Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Mrs. J. Robert (Maxine) BLACKBURN of Oxford, Miss; a sister, Miss Altie CURRY of Springfield; three brothers, Ilo of Lewisburg and Arnold and Sherman CURRY of Springfield; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Services at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the funeral home in charge of the Rev. Jerel L. Jackson, pastor of the Central United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BANKSTON, PARSONS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, July 25, 1974

Page 20. William BANKSTON, 79, proprietor of Bankston's Little Store at 909 W. Perrin av., was dead on the arrival of the Fire Division emergency squad at 10:20 p.m. Wednesday in his store. He lived at 915 W. Perrin av., and apparently had suffered a heart attack. A member of the Wiley United Methodist Church and Hiram Lodge No.l 7 F and A.Y.M. he was born in Hogansville, Ga., the son of Perry and Sarah BANKSTON. Surviving are his wife, Mamie; a sister, Mrs. Mary PARSONS of Elyria, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. His body was taken to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home where friends may call afternoon Sunday. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Wiley United Methodist Church in charge of the Rev. Wilber Williams, pastor. His body will lie in state in the (rest of obit cut off).

ALBINE, BATEMAN, DAVIS, GOODWIN, KRIEG, MOORE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, July 25, 1974

Page 20. John R. BATEMAN, 41 of 224 N. Park st., Bellefontaine, brother of two Springfield women, died at 4 a.m. Wednesday in Columbia, Ky., wehre he was on vacation. Survivors include three children, Mrs. Bonnie ALBINE of Dayton, Mark and Joni BATEMAN of Bellefontaine; two brothers, Henry, Jr. of Sidney and George of Bellefontaine; four sisters, Mrs. Mildred DAVIS and Mrs. Wanda KRIEG, both of Springfield. Mrs. Anna Lee GODWIN and Mrs. Joyce MOORE, both of Bellefontaine, and a number of nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held there at 2 p.m. Saturday.

CLIFTON, MCGOVERN, MORRIS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, July 29, 1974

Page 20. Mrs. Blanche Alice MORRIS, 70, of 22 N. Race st., died at 1 a.m. Sunday in Mercy Medical Center following six months of illness. She was a former employee of the Crowell-Collier Publishing Co. Mrs. MORRIS was born Dec. 26, 1903, in Springfield and lived here all her life. Survivors include three daughters, Miss Marlene MORRIS and Mrs. Betty CLIFTON, both of Springfield, and Mrs. June MCGOVERN of Texas; four sons, Robert of Michigan, Jack and Kenneth both of Florida, and Donald MORRIS of Montana; 17 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Her body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Services will be held there at 10 a.m., Wednesday. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Burial Park. (Submitted by Don G. MORRIS)

BENDER, HUNTER, KELLER, LABEDZ, LINHART, MACHALK, PUDELIK Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, July 31, 1974

Mrs. Agnes M. LINHART, 56, of 4353 Helena ct., died at 10:01 p.m. Tuesday in Community Hospital following a brief illness. She was born Feb. 5, 1918, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Anthony and Sophie PUDELIK LABEDZ and had resided here for the past 32 years. Mrs. LINHART was a member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church and the Rosary and Altar Sodality. Survivors include her husband, Emil A.; one daughter, Mrs. Shirley Ann BENDER of Mechanicsburg, Pa.; four sisters, Mrs. Raymond (Violet) KELLER of Cicero, Ill., Mrs. Ken (Evie) MACHALK, Miss Vickie LABEDZ and Mrs. Tom (Loretta) HUNTER of Oak Lawn, Ill.; two brothers, Raymond LABEDZ of Eastchester, N.Y. and Julius LABEDZ of Hinsdale, Ill.; two grandchildren, and a number of 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. Friday. A Funeral Mass will be sung at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the St. Bernard Catholic Church. Visitation services will be held there at 8 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in the St. Bernard Cemetery.

BERRY, FARRELL, IRVIN, OATES, STEWART Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, July 31, 1974

Roy W. OATES, 80, of Canton, formerly of Springfield, died Tuesday in his residence. He was born Oct. 14, 1893, in Springfield, the son of George and Clara IRVIN OATES. Survivors include his wife, Grace, and several nieces and nephews including, Mrs. Ralph (Martha) BERRY and Donald R. STEWART of Springfield, and an aunt, Carrie FARRELL of Pitchin. Graveside services and burial will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in Ferncliff Cemetery.

STRODER, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, July 31, 1974

Reginald STRODER. Funeral services were held Monday in Gresham, Wis., for former Springfield resident, Reginald STRODER, who died there Wednesday. Springfield survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Annabell GAY of Selma and Mrs. Hattie WILLIAMS; two brothers, John and Wilber STRODER, all of Springfield, and a number of nieces and nephews.

BICKEL, BYRNE, CORDELL, HEIMANN, LAMSON, MCCLELLAN, SHAFER, SINGLETON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, July 31, 1974

Bellefontaine -- Mrs. Anna F. CORDELL, 78, died Monday in Riverside Hospital, Columbus, where she was admitted from her residence at 441 N. Madriver st. She was a daughter of William and Elizabeth HEIMANN BICKEL, and for 50 years was a member of the Madison Streed United Methodist Church at Chester, Pa. Since her residence here, she was active in the Bellefontaine First Methodist Church. Her first husband, Edward Earl SINGLETON, died in January, 1938, and her second husband was Homer CORDELL. She is survived by a son, William SINGLETON of Sharon Hill; four daughters, Mrs. Anna LAMSON of Bellefontaine, Mrs. Pauline O'BYRNE of Brookhaven, Pa., Mrs. Edna MCCLELLAN of Chester, Pa., and Mrs. Ida Mae SHAFER of Minneapolis, Minn., and 21 grandchildren; two brothers, David and Louis BICKEL both of Philadelphia. Her body will be taken to the Eichholta Funeral Home and will be taken to the Bleyler Funeral Home at Chester, Pa., where services will be held Friday. Burial will be in Chester Rural Cemetery.

ENGLE, WAGNER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, August 8, 1974

Ralph E. WAGNER, 90, of 118 E. Second st., died at 10:40 p.m. Wednesday in Mercy Medical Center following a year and one-half of failing health. He was born Nov. 24, 1883, in Champaign County, the son of Joseph and Margaret ENGLE WAGNER. He was a retired inspector-foreman of Speco Division of Kelsey-Hayes Co. Mr. WAGNER was a member of the Central United Methodist Church, the Wesleyan Class of the Church, St. Andrew's Lodge No. 619, F. and A.M., and Springfield Lodge, IOOF, of which he was a 69-year member. He is survived by his wife, Hesther E., and a number of nieces. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Saturday in charge of the Rev. Jerrel L. Jackson and the Rev. B.A. Middleton. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Central United Methodist Church.

BUTTS, GLAESNER, HALL, SIMONS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, August 26, 1974

Mrs.. Effie E. BUTTS , 86, of 144 W. Columbia St., died in Mercy Medical Center at 9:50 a.m. Sunday. She was born Dec. 20, 1887 in Oliver, Illinois, a daughter of Thomas and Tabatha SIMONS HALL. Survivors include a daughter: Mrs.. Emory (Ella) McKEEVER of Springfield; two sons, William J. of Nocona, Tex., and James H. of Madeira Beach, Fla.; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Granville and Lawrence HALL of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. Services will be conducted in the Littleton Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday by the Rev. Kay M. GLAESNER. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Friends may call in the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.

HOLLAND, LARY, LOWE, WADE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 7, 1974

Urbana - James H. HOLLAND, 7, of 125 N. Russell, st., died at 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Mercy Memorial Hospital following several months of illness. He was born May 23, 1897, in Springfield, the son of James W. and Velle LARY HOLLAND. He was a veteran of World War I, serving with the U.S. Army. Mr. HOLLAND was a member of American Legion Pearce-Kearns Post No. 120, the Disabled American Veterans, and was a retired 50-year employe of Murphy's greenhouse. Survivors include his wife, Nellie; four grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Clay WADE and Mrs. Lena LOWE, both of Urbana; a brother, Frank of Urbana; several nieces and nephews. His first wife, Ina Pearl, died in 1938. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Walter Funeral Home. The Rev. Clifford Corns, pastor of the Northside Church of God, will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Dale Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.

WAGNER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 7, 1974

Mrs. Hester E. WAGNER, 84, of 118 E. Second st., died at 1:20 p.m. Friday in Mercy Medical Center following a six-week illness. She was the wife of Ralph E. WAGNER who died August 7. Mrs. WAGNER was born in Champaign County. She was a member of Central United Methodist Church, Rebekah Circle, Methodist Women, Semper Fidelis Sunday school class, treasurer of the Altar Guild, a member of the 20th Century Club and long time member of the Fortnightly Musical Club. She had no immediate survivors. The Rev. Herbert E. Massey will conduct services at 10 a.m. Monday in the Littleton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Central Church.

DISTELHORST, MANTIS, SWABLE, SWEENEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Saturday, September 7, 1974

Mrs. Mary Lucretia MANTIS, 73, a resident of the Good Shepherd Village Nursing Home, died in the home at 6:30 a.m. Saturday following four years of illness. She was born in Springfield, July 16, 1901, the daughter of John and Mary SWEENEY SWABLE, and had resided in Springfield all of her life. She had partly owned and had operated the Crystal Restaurant with her husband, Gus, who preceded her in death. Mrs. MANTIS was a member of St. Joseph CHURCH. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Herbert (Constance) DISTELHORST of Springfield; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and one niece. A brother, Lamar, also preceded her in death. A funeral mass will be sung at 10 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph Church. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

DEERE, HAMILTON, MCNULTY, SHARPE, SPRAGUE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, September 13, 1974

Page 12. Urbana - Homer F. DEERE, 69, of 557 Boyce st., Urbana, died at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Mercy Memorial Hospital, a short time after admission. He was an employe of the International Harvester Co. for 32 years, retiring in 1966. A member of St. Mary's Church and the National Council of Catholic Men, he was born Nov. 3, 1904, in Champaign County, the son of Perry and Laura HAMILTON DEERE. Survivors include his wife, Alice; two sons, Raymond and Leonard, both of Urbana; three sisters, Mrs. Paul (Tressie) MCNULTY of Springfield, Mrs. Jesse (Helen) SHARPE of Urbana and Mrs. Harry (Gladys) SPRAGUE of New Carlisle; two brothers, John and Ernest, both of Urbana; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. His body was taken to the James Harvey Funeral Home, Urbana, where friends may call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Parish prayers will be said there at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. A mass of Christian burial will be sung at 10 a.m. Monday in St. Mary's Church. Burial will be in Oak Dale Cemetery.

CROUCH, GRIMES, JACOBS, MCBRIEN, MURPHY, NEWLAND, PATTERSON, SHOFFNER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, September 13, 1974

Page 12. Bellefontaine - Mrs. Helen Marie GRIMES, 74, a native of Marion County, Ind., died late Wednesday in Mary Rutan Hospital where she was admitted earlier in the day from her home at 505 N. Troy rd. She was a daughter of Thomas and Daisy CROUCH JACOBS and was married three times. She was a member of the First Christian Church and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Eagles lodge here. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Harry NEWLAND, her second husband, Robert MORGAN, and her third husband, William GRIMES. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Betty SHOFFNER and Mrs. James (Mary Geraldine) MCBRIEN, both of Bellefontaine; two sons, Richard T. NEWLAND of Bellefontaine, and Harold G. NEWLAND of Aurora, Colo.; 16 grandchildren; a brother, Harold L. JACOBS of Bellefontaine; two sisters, Mrs. E.P. (Pauline) MURPHY of Springfield, and Mrs. J.M. (Shirley) PATTERSON of Indianapolis, Ind., a step-daughter and a step-son. Three daughters, one son and one brother are deceased. Services will be conducted Saturday at 4 p.m. at the Kennedy Funeral Home by the Rev. M. Dale Humbert. Burial will be in the cemetery at Zanesfield. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. The F.O.E. Auxiliary will conduct a memorial service at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

BAKER, BENNETT, DRISCOLL, SULTZBAUGH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Thursday, September 26, 1974

Benjamin Jacob SULTZBAUGH, 86, of 6981 Tall Timber Trail, Enon, died at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in his residence following six months of failing health and three weeks of serious illness. He was a retired farmer. He farmed with his mother and brother on Urbana Rd. until 1932. He then moved and farmed on Broadway Rd. for 40 years. He moved to the Tall Timber address two years ago when he retired. He was born in Clark County, April 10, 1888, the son of George and Mary BAKER SULTZBAUGH. Survivors include his wife, the former Nellie DRISCOLL; one sister, Mrs. Hazel SULTZBAUGH BENNETT of Northridge, and several nieces and nephews. Two brothers, Walter and Harry, are dead. His body was taken to the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Services will be held there at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the charge of Rev. Lawrence T. Rugh, pastor the First Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

AULT, ERISMAN, GANS, GRIMM, HANNON, HILEMAN, KISSLING, ROSS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, October 15, 1974

Boyce (Pete) A. AULT, 55, of 723 East St. died at 8:40 .m. Tuesday in Community Hospital following three months of illness. Mr. AULT was a machinist at Air Tool Manufacturing Co. for the past five years and was a veteran of World War II, having served in the Navy. He was born in Springfield July 27, 1919, the son of Abraham and Jessie ROSS AULT. Survivors include his wife, Clara Jean KISSLING AULT; a daughter, Mrs. Linda GRIMM; two sons, Boyce Dennis AULT and Garry Dean AULT, all of Springfield; six grandchildren; two brothers, Glenn of Salem, Ore., and Ben of Westerville; four sisters, Mrs. James (Bess) HANNON of Melbourne, Fla., and Mrs. Tess HILEMAN, Mrs. Laura ERISMAN and Mrs. Pete (Mary) GANS, all of Springfield, and several nieces and nephews. Three brothers are deceased. His body was taken to the Littleton Funeral home. This obituary was listed on 10/16/1974 on Page 13, same newspaper.

GREUBE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, October 15, 1974

Page 18. Fred GREUBE, 84, died at 11 pm Monday in Rickly Hospital of the Ohio Masonic Home after an illness. Born Nov 23, 1889, in Berne, Switzerland, Mr GREUBE entered the home May 08, 1974, sponsored by the Valley of Cleveland, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rites (AASR). He is survived by his wife, Ella, who also resides at the home. The body was taken to Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at the Ohio Masonic Home at 10 am Thursday, with the Rev. August Schneider officiating Burial will be in Acacia Park Cemetery, Mayfield Heights, O.

NANCE Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, October 15, 1974

Page 18. Mrs Audrey NANCE. Funeral services for Mrs Audrey NANCE, 58, of 3238 Nantucket st, will be held at 11 am Thursday in the Richards Memorial Home, the Rev John Wilson officiating. Mrs NANCE died in Mercy Medical Center at 3:30 pm Sunday. Friends may call in the memorial home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Additional Information: This obituary also was listed on Page 44. 10/16/1974.

HODSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. Doyt B HODSON, 56, was found dead at his home at 1425 Innisfallen av. Tuesday morning, Oct 15, 1974. Services 10:30 am Friday in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle. burial in Arlington Cemetery, Brookville. Friends may call in funeral home from 6 to 9 pm Thursday.

JENNINGS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. Jesse JENNINGS, 80, of 609 S Center st, died in his home at 6:20 pm Sunday, Oct 13, 1974. His body was taken to the Robert C Henry Funeral Home, where friends may call after 2 pm Wednesday. Funeral services are to be held in the Church of Jesus at 1:30 pm Thursday, with Elder Cecil Pratt officiating. Burial is to be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

MCQUOWN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. MCQUOWN Mrs Julia MCQUOWN, 84, of 201 W Madison st, New Carlisle, died at 2:15 Monday, Oct 14, 1974, in her residence. Her body was taken to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle, where friends may call form 2 to 3:30 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday. Services in the funeral home at 10:30 am Thursday, with Bishop Edward J Cooley officiating. Burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

MILTENBERGER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. Harry E MILTENBERGER, 96, died at 10 am Wednesday, Oct 16, 1974, at the Ohio Pythian Home where he was a resident. His body was taken to Richards Memorial Home. Services will be held at 9:30 am Saturday in the K of P Chapel. Burial will be in Hillgrove Cemetery in Miamisburg, O.

SIMPSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. Miss Virginia SIMPSON, formerly of 26 1/2 W Cassilly st, died in the Ridgewood Nursing Home at 1:45 pm Monday, Oct 14, 1974. Body to the Littleton Funeral Home for services at 3:30 pm Thursday by the Rev Konrad J Kaltenbach. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday.

STANFORD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. Ulysees STANFORD, 79, of 125 Dibert av, died in his residence at 8:55 am Monday, Oct 14, 1974. His body was taken to the Robert C Henry Funeral Home where friends may call after 2 pm Friday. Services will be held at 10:30 am Saturday at Mt Pilgrim Baptist Church with the Rev Howard Crockran officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

TUSTISON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

Page 44. George Willard TUSTISON, 60, of 3454 Folk-Ream rd, died at 8:30 am Monday, Oct 14, 1974, in Mercy Medical Center. Services in Jackson, Lytle and Coffman Funeral Home at 10 am Thursday by the Rev Otis Johnson. Burial in Fairview Cemetery, West Liberty. Friends may call in funeral home 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday.

BLAIR, CLARK, FAIRCHILD, JAMESON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, October 16, 1974

New Carlisle -- Danny Gene FAIRCHILD, 21, of 220 1/2 N. Main st., New Carlisle, died in the Hillcrest Nursing Home, Sidney, at 11 p.m. Monday. He had been ill since birth. He was born June 10, 1953, in Upper Sandusky, the son of Cecil and Neva BLAIR FAIRCHILD. Survivors include his father of Alvada, O.; his mother of New Carlisle; four brothers, James, in the U.S. Navy in San Diego, Calif., Kenneth of Bettsville, O., Lowell of Weston, O., and Paul of Sycamore, O.; two sisters, Mrs. Ronald (Wanda) CLARK of Findlay, and Mrs. Marvin (Judy) JAMESON of Elgin, S.C., and his paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John FAIRCHILD of Vanlue, O. His body was taken to the Trostel Chapman Funeral Home for services at 2 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in New Carlisle Cemetery. There will be no calling hours.

GRIESER, HATFIELD, KNISLEY, KUNKEL Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Friday, October 18, 1974

Mrs. Pansy GRIESER, 75 of 3752 New Carlisle pike died at 8:30 am Thursday in Mercy Medical center. A lifetime resident of Clark County, Mrs. GRIESER was a member of Rockway Lutheran Church, a 50 year member of Norris Chapter of Eastern Star, and a member of the Madonna of the Trail Grandmother's Club. She was born Sept. 3, 1899, in Springfield, the daughter of John and Eva HATFIELD. Her husband, Harry, died in 1969. Survivors include two sons, Roger and Harry E., both of Springfield; one daughter, Mrs. Roger (Barbara) KNISLEY, also of Springfield; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one brother, Frank of Springfield; one sister, Lula KUNKEL of Galion, and several nieces and nephews. Two brothers, Earl and Harry HATFIELD, are deceased, and a godson, Terry GRIESER, drowned in an accident in Florida this year. Her body was taken to Jones Funeral Home for visitation from noon to 9 pm Friday. The family will receive friends there from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM Friday. Services will be conducted at 1 PM, Saturday in the funeral home by the Rev T. A. Canteen. Burial will be in Vale Cemetery.

EVILSIZOR, GERHARDT, HULSBECK, SEELENBINDER, STRATTON, WALKER Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Sunday, October 20, 1974

Mrs Esther E GERHARDT , 67, of 431 N Burnett Rd, died at 2:30 a.m. Friday in University Hospital, Columbus. Active in tax and accounting fields, she operated an accounting office in her home for many years. Mrs Gerhardt was a member of the Seven-O-Two Chapter of the American Business Woman's Association and in 1972 was selected "Woman of the Year" by the Chapter, which sent her to the association's national convention to compete for national businesswoman of the year. She also served as past president of the chapter. She was also a member of the Second Church of God, a member and the past noble grand officer of the Ivor Rebekah Lodge No 14, and Oxidental Auxiliary No 14, a ward committeewoman and a member of the community hospital auxiliary. She was second vice president of the Department Association LAPM of Ohio. She was born in Springfield July 31, 1907, the daughter of Clement Ellsworth and Urba Mae (WALKER) EVILSIZOR . Survivors include her husband, Sherwood F, a daughter, Mrs Marilyn Bryant HULSBECK of Montgomery; three stepsons, Eugene S, Wayne B and Kyle D GERHARDT , all of Springfield; 12 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; a brother, Paul C EVILSIZOR of Bellefontaine and a sister, Mrs Nellie STRATTON of Springfield. Two brothers, Millard and Norman Ellsworth EVILSIOR are deceased. Her 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. Sunday. Ivor Rebekah Lodge No 415 will hold services at 8 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. Funeral services are to be conducted in the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Monday with the Rev Otis Johnson officiating. Contributions may be made to the American Businesswoman's Association scholarship fund.

ARNOLD, HEATER, RICKETTS Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, November 5, 1974

A 101 year old Springfield resident, William G. RICKETTS died at 10:15 pm Monday in the Ethan Allen Nursing Home. Mr. RICKETTS was born June 8, 1873 in West Liberty, the son of Katherine HEATER RICKETTS. He was employed by the International Harvester Company for 30 years and then by the Springfield Manufacturing Company. He later operated a City Service Station at the corner of East and Mound Streets. He was last employed by Hoffman Plumbing Company retiring in 1948 at the age of 75. He is survived by a daughter Mrs. Margaret ARNOLD of Terre Haute; seven sons, Albert, Walter, Leslie, John and Virgil, all of Spfld, Raymond of West Liberty and Joseph of Westfield, N.Y., 31 grandchildren a number of great grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. His body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle, and Coffman Funeral Home, where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday. The Rev Kay Glaesner, pastor of St. Johns Lutheran Church will conduct services at the funeral home at 1:30 p.m., Thursday. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

EUBANKS, HUGHES, MERROW, PENCE, WARREN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Page 18. Mrs. Marie E EUBANKS, 46, of 3625 Storms Creek rd, Urbana, died in Mercy Medical Center at 4 am Monday after 1 1/2 years of illness. She was born on Aug 2, 1928, in Eagle City, the daughter of Roy D and Phyllis C MERROW WARREN. She attended the Terre Haute United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, William F; a daughter, Mrs Steven (Beverly) PENCE of Springfield; a son, Gary W of Urbana; her parents, of Springfield; a sister, Mrs Mary HUGHES of Springfield; two brothers, Delbert WARREN of Dialton and Robert WARREN of Sidney; a grandmother, Mrs Leslie MERROW of Springfield, and a grand-daughter. Her body was taken to the Littleton Funeral Home, where friends may call from 6 to 9 pm on Tuesday. Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev William Turner, minister at the Terre Haute United Methodist Church, at 2 pm Wednesday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BRENNAN Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Page 18. Steve G BRENNAN. Funeral mass will be sung for Steve G BRENNAN, 75, of 21 Cherry dr, at 10 am Tuesday in St Mary's Church. Friends may call in the O'Brien-Kenney Funeral Home from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 Monday. Wake services will be held in the funeral home at 8 pm Monday and Knights of Columbus services will be held in the funeral home at 8:30 pm Monday. Burial will be in St Bernard Cemetery. Mr. Brennan died unexpectedly at 10 am Saturday in West Liberty.

WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Page 18. Mrs. Bertha Mae WILSON. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home for Mrs. Bertha Mae WILSON, 61, of 732 Central alley, who died at 6:40 pm Saturday in Mercy Medical Center. The Rev Frank J Mack pastor of the Zion Lutheran Church, will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 Monday. Burial will be in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BENNINGER, CHERRY, LUDWIG, WELCH Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Mrs. Dorothy A. BENNINGER, 80, of 1624 South Fountain Avenue, died suddenly at 7:45 p.m. Saturday at Community Hospital. Mrs. BENNINGER lived at the Ethan Allen Nursing Home for the past year. Born on December 25, 1893 in Springfield, Mrs. BENNINGER was the daughter of Frank and Anna LUDWIG CHERRY and lived in Springfield all her life. She was a member of St. Raphael Church, the Altar Rosary Society of the church, the Catholic Ladies of Columbia No. 125 and the Msgr. Buckley Guild of Mercy Medical Center. Survivors include a brother, the Rev. Fr. John CHERRY, CPPS, of the St. Charles Seminary, Carthagena, and several nieces and nephews including Mrs. Donald WELCH of Springfield. Her husband Ray died in 1972. Mrs. BENNINGER'S body was taken to the O'Brien-Kenney Funeral Home where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. A wake service will be held at 8 p.m. Monday in the funeral home. A funeral mass will be sung at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Raphael Church b the Rev. Fr. William Welch. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

CALMAS, DEWITT, DOUGHERTY, MOUNTS, REUWER, TINGLEY Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Paul DEWITT, 74, of 236 St. Mary's Lane, Waverly, died at 4:35 p.m. Sunday at the Pike County General Hospital following two years of failing health. Mr. DEWITT was an employee of the James Leffel Co. until he moved to Waverly three years ago. Born in Red Key, Indiana, on March 13, 1900, Mr. DEWITT was a son of Fleming and Jenny DEWITT and was a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waverly. Survivor include his wife, Effie, of Waverly; two sons, Wayne and Olly, both of Springfield; six daughters, Mrs. Gladys DOUGHERTY of Steubenville, Mrs. Geneva MOUNTS of Cincinnati, Mrs. Helen CALMAS of Fostoria, Mrs. Pauline REUWER, Mrs. Mary MOUNTS and Mrs. Betty TINGLEY, all of Springfield; one brother, Walden of Springfield and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A son, Paul, died in 1944. His body was taken to the Richards Memorial Home.

WILSON Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 11, 1974

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home for Mrs. Bertha Mae WILSON, 61, of 732 Central Alley, who died at 6:40 p.m. Saturday in Mercy Medical Center. The Rev. Frank J. Mack, pastor of the Zion Lutheran Church, will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday. Burial will be in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BOBST, HINES, HUFF, PEER, SMART, WOOD Name of Newspaper is Daily News, Springfield, OH on Monday, November 18, 1974

Charles Edward HINES, 81, of 225 N. Chillicothe St., South Charleston, died at 5 A.M. Monday in the Madison Elms Nursing Home, London. He had been in failing health since 1969. He was born Feb. 12, 1893, in Beaver, the son of Martin and Charlotte BOBST HINES. He was a retired farmer and was a member of the South Charleston United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife Evelyn, two sons, Donald of South Charleston, Martin of Pitchin; two daughters, Mrs. Gladys HUFF of South Charleston and Mrs. Charlotte WOOD of Lincoln, Del.; two step-children James PEER of England and Mrs. Bette SMART of South Charleston; 24 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. His body was taken to the Ingling Funeral Home, South Charleston, where friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Tuesday. Services will be held there at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston.


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