Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for February thru March 1988


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

CURTIS, LOTT, PASS, PEARSON, TRIPLETT, TYLER, WALKER, WRIGHT Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 2, 1988

Rev. Clarence W. Lott, 78, of 133 West Singer Street, died Saturday morning, January 30, 1988 in his residence. He was born June 11, 1909, in Macon, Georgia, the son of John and Cora LOTT. Rev LOTT was a retired employee of the Navistar International and an ordained minister pastoring First Church of God in Dayton, Ohio for 16 years and in Washington Courthouse, Ohio for seven years. He was an active member of the Clifton Avenue Third Church of God and the Catherine Street Church of God. He was active in national and international work for the Churches of God and held many offices. He devoted many years to missionary work in foreign countries which included Guatemala, Barbados, Guyana, Honduras, El Salvador, Columbia, and Grand Cayman Islands. He is survived by his devoted and loving wife, Mattie LOTT; two daughters, Mrs. Claretta WALKER, of Los Angeles and Toni Joe TYLER, of Springfield; one adopted daughter, Betty PASS, of Springfield; six brothers, Henry LOTT, of Chicago Heights, Illinois, Odies LOTT of Pittsburgh, James LOTT, of Detroit, John LOTT Jr., of San Jose, California, Eugene LOTT, of Kingfisher, Oklahoma, and Ray Dean LOTT, of Rialto, California; four sisters, Mabel TRIPLETT, of Compton, California, Alma CURTIS and Mary WRIGHT, both of Detroit, and Katie PEARSON, of Huntington, West Virginia; five grandchildren; a number of great grandchildren; and a number of great great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews including his nephew, Ronnie LOTT, of the San Francisco 49ers. His body was taken to the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home where friends may call Wednesday 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Thursday in the Clifton Avenue Third Church of God with the Rev. Donald Cox and Dr. Marcus Morgan officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BROWN, CALLAHAN, CROTHERS, HILL, KENDLE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 3, 1988

Thomas Kendle, 58, of the Knight of Pythias home died at 6:00 AM Tuesday, February 2, 1988 in Community Hospital. He was born February 12, 1929 in Missouri, the son of Ora and Elsie (HILL) KENDLE. He was formerly employed by the W.A.Stevens and Son. Survivors include his father; three daughters, Mrs. Charles (Luann) CROTHERS, Springfield, Mrs. Pearl (Pamela) CALLAHAN, Kentucky, and Connie KENDLE; eight grandchildren; three brothers; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother; and wife, Martha Louise (BROWN) KENDLE. His body was taken to the Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home. There will be no calling hours. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

ADRIAN, CONLEY, DANIELS, HAMMONS, HARRINGTON, HARRIS, LAUDERMILK, NICHOLS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 3, 1988

 Charlotte R. Nichols, 51, of 302 Selma Road, Springfield, died Sunday, January 31, 1988 in her residence following several years of failing health. She was born in South Charleston, Ohio, June 15, 1936, a daughter of Robert and Glenna (LAUDERMILK) HARRIS. Survivors include her husband, James L., who she married November 5, 1976; her mother, South Charleston; one son, Philip HAMMONS, Springfield; one daughter, Barbara DANIELS, Mechanicsburg; one brother, Robert G. HARRIS, Springfield; three sisters, Linda HARRINGTON, London, Carolyn CONLEY, Jackson, Ohio, Patty ADRIAN, Sidney, Ohio; four grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, two brothers and one sister. Friends may call Wednesday from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, South Charleston where funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:30 PM with Rev. Donald J. Riker officiating. Burial in Greenlawn Cemetery.

BRIEN, ELIX, HENKES, ISLEY, MAUTE, POPE, RIZER, SCHEIDERER, TEHAN, WOOD Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 7, 1988

 Patricia A. "Pat" Elix, 62, of 837 West Second Street, died at 11:24 AM, February 5, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center. She was born in Springfield, Ohioon March 27, 1925 the daughter of Patrick and Helen (McGRAW) O'BRIEN and resided here all of her life. She had been employed at the Kissell Companyfor 15 years, retiring in 1984. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, the St. Raphael Guild at Mercy Medical Center, and Catholic Ladies of Columbia Number 59 (C.L.of C.). Survivors include her husband of 38 years, Walter A. ELIX, JR.; one son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Carol ELIX of Taylor Mill, Kentucky; two daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and Robert ISLEY of Seattle, Washington and Diane and Neil HENKES of Wadsworth, Ohio; one sister, Mrs. Marie POPE of Springfield; one grandson, Stephen; a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas. Her body was taken to the Conroy Funeral Home where friends may call from 5:00-8:00 PM Sunday. C.L.of C. Services will be held at 7:00 PM Funeral mass will be sung at 10:30 AM Monday in St. Mary Church. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.Memorial donations may be made to the Clark County Diabetes Association. Pallbearers will be Jim McLAUGHLIN, Andy POPE, William MAUTE, William TEHAN,Tim RIZER, Gary SCHEIDERER, and Steve WOOD.

CURLEY, LESTER, LUNSFORD, MATHIS, RASHID, THURMAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, February 13, 1988

Eddie Lee Lunsford, 71, of 1365 Seminole Avenue, died Thursday morning, February 11, 1988, in Mercy Medical Center. He was born October 5, 1916, in Middletown, Ohio, the son of Daniel L. and Rosa L. (MATHIS) LUNSFORD. Mr. LUNSFORD was a retired employee of D.E.S.I. and was a member of the St. John Missionary Baptist Church. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army. Mr. LUNSFORD was well known for his talent at playing xylophone. He is survived by one son, Shahied RASHID of Lexington, Kentucky; one daughter, Gwendolyn THURMAN, of Lexington, Kentucky; a brother and sister-in-law, Elijah and Elsie LUNSFORD, of Middletown; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Bertha and Clarence LESTER, of Springfield, and Mae and T.L. CURLEY, of Middletown; five grandchildren, Harrison THURMAN, and Larry, Sumayya, Cetewayo, and Sundiata RASHID. His body was taken to the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home where friends may call Sunday from 1:00-3:00 PM. Visitation will be held from 4:00-8:00 PM Sunday in the St. John Missionary Baptist Church with the family present from 6:00-8:00 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Monday 10:00 AM in the church with the Doctor Jacob L. Chatman officiating. Burial will be in Woodside Cemetery, Middletown, Ohio.

BRUNN, COLLINS, EDMONSON, KAUFMAN, LONNEMANN, SHAFFER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 14, 1988

George H. Kaufman, 74, of 915 East High Street died unexpectedly at 7:11 AM Friday, February 12, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center. He was born on August 15, 1913 in Christiansburg, Ohio the son of Rudolph and Susie (EDMONSON) KAUFMAN. He was a veteran of the United States Army during World War II serving in the 423 rd Infantry of 106 Division. He received numerous decorations including the European African Middle East Campaign Medal with four bronze stars. He was a member of the Golden Lions Veteran Unit of 423rd Infantry. After his service, he was the owner/operater of the Kaufman Market until 1959. He was also employed with the Fink-Heine Meat Company. Survivors include his niece, Mrs. Kathy (KAUFMAN) COLLINS; a brother-in-law and his wife, Howell and Ruth SHAFFER; a sister-in-law, Jean KAUFMAN, all of Springfield; one nephew, Kevin SHAFFER and a niece, Kimberly LONNEMANN, both of Cincinnati; three great-nephews, Andrew L. KAUFMAN COLLINS, Samuel SHAFFER and Andrew H. SHAFFER; and a good and long-time friend, Margaret BRUNN and her grandson, Matt. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah (Sade) KAUFMAN in 1959. Friends may call Sunday from 2:00 -5:00 PM in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Services will be held Monday at 11 AM in the funeral home with Rev. Richard McDaniels officiating. Memorial contribution may be made to the Springfield Paramedics Unit. Interment will be held Tuesday at 11:00 AM in New Carlisle Cemetery.

BEACH, BERRY, COMPTON, GRAM, STOKES Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 17, 1988

Howard Hall Compton, 90, of 7955 Village Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio died Monday, February 15, 1988 in Franciscan Terrace at St. Clair Center. He was born in Springfield, Ohio, November 10, 1897 the son of Howard T. and Margaret C. (BERRY) COMPTON. Mr. COMPTON served in the U. S. Army in WWI, was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, St. Andrews Lodge 619 F & AM. He was retired from Appelate Division of the Internal Revenue Service in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is survived by one son, Hall W. (Bud) COMPTON, Florida; one daughter, Martha McCOMBIE of Cincinnati; one sister, Margaret C. STOKES of Olmstead Fall, Ohio; three grandsons, Hall Joseph COMPTON, David Bruce COMPTON, William Richard McCOMBIE; one great grandson, Kyle Hall COMPTON; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma BEACH COMPTON; one sister, Mildred GRAM; two brothers, Robert and Willard COMPTON. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home on Friday from noon till time of services at 1:30 PM. The Rev. Richard McDaniel will be officiating. Masonic services will be held in the memorial home at 1:15 PM Friday. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, the Alzheimer Foundation or the donors favorite charity.

CHAMBERS, DERRICOT, ELLIS, LANG Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 19, 1988

David J. Ellis Sr., 61, of 2044 Scarboro Street, died Wednesday, February17, 1988 in Heartland Care Center. He was born April 11, 1926, in Cincinnati,Ohio, the son of Dave and Annabelle (CHAMBERS) ELLIS. Mr. ELLIS was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict serving in the U.S. Navy. He wasa retired employee of Wright Patterson Air Force Base, a member of the Phillips Chapel CME Church, past Master of the Champion Lodge 15, past Patron of the Golden Star Chapter 1, a member of the Miami Consistory 26, the Akbar Temple 41, the Mount Olive Chapter 4 RAM, American Association of Retired Persons, National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Chairperson of the Outreach Policy Committee of Broaddus United Methodist Church. He is survived by his devoted wife, Shirley; four sons, David Jr., Springfield, Marcus, of Lima, Marion, of Austin Texas, and Dwight, serving in the U.S. Army in Offenbach, Germany; two daughters, Sharon, of Springfield, and Carole, of Fort Polk, Louisianna; two aunts, Mrs. Virginia LANG and Mrs. Ruth DERRICOT, both of Springfield; and a host of other relatives and friends. His body was takento the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home where friends may call Monday from 3:00-5:00PM and from 6:00-7:15 in the Broaddus Chapel United Methodist Church. Champion Lodge Services will be 7:15 PM with funeral services at 8:00 PM in the churchwith the Rev. Charles Nesbitt officiating. Entombment will be Tuesday inFerncliff Mausoleum.

DEVER, WEEKS, WHITAKER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 19, 1988

Using Date of Death. - J. Gilbert WEEKS 77, of 4210 Old Clifton Road, died Monday, February 19, 1988, in Community Hospital. He was born May 13, 1910, in Scioto County, the son Elmer and Sena (DEVER) WEEKS. He retired from Garber Electric and retired from farming. He was a member of Emery Chapel United Methodist Church and a 50 year member of I.B.E.W. Local Number 669. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and George WHITAKER, of Enon; daughter, Marilyn WEEKS, at home; three grandchildren, Sheila, Steve and Sheri WHITAKER; also four nieces and four nephews. Preceded in death by son, James (Sonny) WEEKS, in 1952; and one brother, Howard, in 1977. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday where service will be held Thursday at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Paul PIKE officiating. Interment in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Contributions may be made to the Emery Chapel Memorial Fund and Hustead Emergency Squad.

BRAKETT, CORK, DAVIDSON, DENHAN, HUGHES, KELLOUGH, KNEISLEY, OREN, SHELLTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 21, 1988

Bessie M. Oren, 72, of 1607 Kenton Street, died at 8:35 PM Friday, February 19, 1988 in Hope House Manor. She was born in Leesburg, Ohio on September 29, 1915 the daughter of James Edward and Dora (DENHAN) DAVIDSON and has lived in the Springfield area over 50 years. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church. She is survived by four sons, Donald OREN of London, Silas OREN of Springfield, George CORK of Hesparie, Michigan, and Gerald OREN of Mountain View, Arkansas; four sisters, Helen KELLOUGH of Bainbridge, Ohio, Ethel HUGHES of Springfield, Viola SHELLTON of Bainbridge, and Jane KNEISLEY of Greenfield, Ohio; 21 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin H. OREN in 1982, a son, Joseph OREN, a brother, Herbert Davidson, two sisters, Nelly BRAKETT and Elizabeth KNEISLEY. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM Monday. Funeral services will be held in the memorial home at 1:00 PM Tuesday. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BAUGH, BLAIN, BYERMAN, HILDERBRAND, HOWARD, KRELIC, MILLER, MORRIS, OTWAY, SUMPTER, WEAVER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 21, 1988

Betty Ann BYERMAN, 60, of 4785 Selma Pike, died at 7:02 p.m. Friday, February 19, 1988 in Community Hospital following a lengthy illness. She was born in Springfield, Ohio and December 13, 1927 the daughter of Archibald and Bertha (WEAVER) HILDERBRAND. She has lived in the Springfield area most of her life and was an employee of Oneils' Restaurant for 22 years. She is survived by her husband, Ronald BYERMAN; two sons, Thomas BYERMAN of Medaryville, Indiana and Mark BYERMAN of Springfield; four daughters, Jodie Michael of OTWAY, Ohio, Cathy HOWARD of Springfield, Sue MORRIS of California, and Nikki BLAIN of Springfield; three brothers, John and Ron HILDEBRAND, both of Springfield and Kenny HILDEBRAND of North Carolina; five sisters, Shirley MILLER of Indiana, Wanda KRELIC of Arizona, Clara SUMPTER of Springfield; a half-brother, Bobby HILDEBRAND of Cincinnati; a half-sister, Patty BAUGH of Springfield; 20 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home on Monday from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday in the Chapel at Rose Hill Burial Park with Rev. Ralph Hatch officiating. Entombment will be in Rose Hill Mausoleum.

BRAKETT, CORK, DAVIDSON, DENHAN, HUGHES, KELLOUGH, KNEISLEY, OREN, SHELLTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 21, 1988

Bessie M. OREN, 72, OF 1607 Kenton Street, died at 8:35 p.m. Friday, February 19, 1988 in Hope House Manor. She was born in Leesburg, Ohio on September 29, 1915 the daughter of James Edward and Dora (DENHAN) DAVIDSON and has lived in the Springfield area over 50 years. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church. She is survived by four sons, Donald OREN of London, Silas OREN of Springfield, George CORK of Hesparie, Michigan, and Gerald OREN of Mountain View, Arkansas; four sisters, Helen KELLOUGH of Bainbridge, Ohio, Ethel HUGHES of Springfield, Viola SHELLTON of Bainbridge, and Jane KNEISLEY of Greenfield, Ohio; 21 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Martin H. OREN in 1982, a son, Joseph OREN, a brother, Herbert DAVIDSON, two sisters, Nelley BRAKETT and Elizabeth KNEISLEY. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-0:00 p.m. Monday. Funeral services will be held in the memorial home at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

CHAMBERS, DERRICOT, ELLIS, LANG Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 21, 1988

David J. ELLIS Sr., 61, of 2044 Scarboro Street, died Wednesday, February 17, 1988 in Heartland Care Center. He was born April 11, 1926, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Dave and Annabelle (CHAMBERS) ELLIS. Mr. ELLIS was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict serving in the U.S. Navy. He was a retired employee of Wright Patterson Air Force Base, a member of the Phillips Chapel CME Church, past Master of the Champion Lodge 15, past Patron of the Golden Star Chapter 1, a member of the Miami Consistory 26, the Akbar Temple 41, the Mount Olive Chapter 4 RAM, American Association of Retired Persons, National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Chairperson of the Outreach Policy Committee of Broaddus United Methodist Church. He is survived b his devoted wife, Shirley; four sons, David Jr., Springfield, Marcus, of Lima, Marion, of Austin Texas, and Dwight, serving in the U.S. Army in Offenbach, Germany; two daughters, Sharon, of Springfield, and Carole, of Fort Polk, Louisiana; two aunts, Mrs. Virginia LANG and Mrs. Ruth DERRICOT, both of Springfield; and a host of other relatives and friends. His body was taken to the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home where friends may call Monday from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and from 6:00-7:15 p.m. with funeral services at 8:00 p.m. in the church with the Rev. Charles Nesbitt officiating. Entombment will be Tuesday in Ferncliff Mausoleum.

CLINGER, CRANE, EVERS, HIGGS, HUFFORD, KNISLEY, KOPP, LANDIS, MARTIN, STAUTER, SWEENEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, February 22, 1988

Garnet V. Knisley, 56, of 1433 Cooper Avenue, New Carlisle, died Saturday, February 20, 1988 in Grandview Hospital, Dayton. She is survived by her husband, Richard; three daughters, Janet HUFFORD of Rock, West Virginia, Christine EVERS of Fairborn, and Patricia KNISLEY of New Carlisle; three sons, John, Clifford, and Robert KNISLEY, all of New Carlisle; a foster daughter, Connie MARTIN of Fairborn; 13 grandchildren; her step-mother, Hazel LANDIS of Dayton; five sisters, Joanna KOPP of Ludlow Falls, Ohio, Geraldine STAUTER, of Springfield, Karen HIGGS of Jacksonville, Florida, Jonda SWEENEY of Moraine City, Ohio, and Paula CLINGER of Columbus; two brothers, Herbert LANDIS of Toledo and Gerald CRANE of Lakeland, Florida; many loving and caring friends. Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, February 23, 1988 at 7:30 PM in the Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Park Layne with Pastor James McNUTT officiating. There will be no visitation. The family is being served by the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle. The family has requested that in lieu of usual remembrances, contributions be made to the Campfire, Inc., 184 Salem Ave., Dayton, Ohio.

KEYE, MELVIN, SILVERS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 23, 1988

Florence Keye, 98, formerly of 162 North Oak Street, London, died at 6:40 PM Sunday, February 21, 1988, in Madison Elms Nursing Home. A 30 year resident of London, she was born April 25, 1889 in Pleasant Township in Clark County, a daughter of William and Eliza Virginia (MELVIN) SILVERS. She was a former school teacher at the Oak Grove School in Clark County, a member of the First United Methodist Church of London, she was also a 50 year member of the Oak Run Grange. Survivors include four nieces; one nephew; and one sister-in-law. Her husband, Herbert C. KEYE, preceded her in death February 10, 1978. Graveside services will be conducted in Kirkwood Cemetery 1:00 PM Wednesday with Rev. Norman Snook officiating. Friends may call at the Eberle Funeral Home, 103 N. Main Street, London, Ohio, from 6:00-9:00 PM Tuesday.

BLAZER, FRANKLIN, LLOYD, MANN, MENDA, PULLINS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 23, 1988

William C. Lloyd, 68, of 1103 North Burnett Road, died Monday, February 22, 1988, in Community Hospital. He was born January 27, 1920 in Milford Center, Ohio, the son of Robert and Grace (McFADDEN) LLOYD. He is retired from CE Bauer and Navistar International. He was a World War II Veteran. He is survived by his wife, Sibyl; sons and daughters-in-law, Bruce W. and Neita LLOYD, of Springfield, Stephen R. and Ann LLOYD, of Westchester, Pennsylvania, Douglas R. and Carol LLOYD, of Springfield, and Marc E. and Kathy LLOYD, of Springfield; daughters and sons-in-law, Sheila J. and John E. FRANKLIN and Kimberly S. and Willard T. MANN, all of Springfield; brothers, Robert and Everett, both of Springfield; sisters, Mrs. Frances MENDA, of Springfield, and Mrs. Alice BLAZER PULLINS of Mutual, Ohio; eight grandchildren; one great grandchild, and several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Freeman, Eugene, Roger, John, and Edward LLOYD. Services will be held Wednesday at 1:00 PM in the Littleton Funeral Home with Rev. Janice Hilkerbaumer officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Interment Rose Hill Cemetery.

CASSIDY, CHILES, FOLEY, ROZELL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, February 25, 1988

Bernard (Bernie) Chiles Jr., 58, of New Carlisle died unexpectedly in his residence Tuesday, February 23, 1988. He was a retired W.P.A.F.B. employee having retired January 1, 1988. He was a Army veteran of the Korean conflict, American Legion Post 286, Disabled American Veterans 8 of Springfield, New Carlisle Lodge 100 F & AM, retired New Carlisle Fireman, having retired in 1977 after 20 years service. Survived by his wife, Daisy, daughters, Cherise CHILES of Hendersonville, Tennessee, and Margie ROZELL of Springfield; son, Douglas of Bellefontaine; two grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Thomas and Toby CHILES of Springfield and Richard and Audry CHILES of Hampton, Virginia; sister, Mrs. Ralph (Mary Ann) FOLEY and Ms. Sandra CHILES both of Springfield; special family friends, William and Marie CASSIDY of Hampton, Virginia. Services will be at 1:00 PM Friday in the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with the Rev. Ronald Watterly and Rev. Richard Ward officiating. Burial in the New Carlisle Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM Thursday. Masonic services will be at 7:00 PM Thursday. The family requests, that in lieu of usual remembrances memorial contributions may be made to the New Carlisle Fire Department or the Heart Association. Envelopes available at the funeral home.

BANTA, CARTER, FUQUA, HIGGINS, RHODES, ROCKHOLD Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 26, 1988

Clarence E. CARTER, 70, of R7, Hanover, Ohio, formerly of Springfield, died February 24, 1988. He was born in Hoenwald, Tennessee on December 29, 1918 a son of Herschel and Sena (HIGGINS) CARTER and was retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base, a veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Divine Institute of Metaphysical Research. He is survived by his wife, Jimmie; three sons, Ronald Cole and Clarence CARTER, Jr. of Springfield, and Elwood CARTER of Nashville, Tennessee; five brothers, Daniel, Karlan, Thomas and Ernest of Springfield, and Clovis of Los Angeles, California; four sisters, Landonia FUQUA of Adairville, Kentucky, Avella ROCKHOLD, Ludean RHODES, and Janet BANTA of Springfield; aunt, Olive HIGGINS, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM at the Criss Brothers Funeral Home, 179 Granville St., Newark, Ohio.

BLAIR, GREENE, HALSEY, HUNTSBARGER, KUDICE, LIFFICK, PERKINS, WEAVER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 26, 1988

William R. Liffick, 65, of 233 Funston Drive, New Carlisle died early Thursday February 25, 1988 in Stouder Memorial Hospital, Troy. He was a Dayton and New Carlisle resident most of his life, a steel cutter for Globe Tool and Engineering Company, Dayton, retiring in 1974. A WWII Army veteran, member of the Disabled American Veterans, an avid CB'er (with the handle Bumper Jack). Survived by his wife, Myrtle; five daughters, Mrs. Danny (Janet) BLAIR, Christine PERKINS, Mrs. Kenneth (Jo Ann) WEAVER, Mrs. Stacey (Barbara) GREENE all of New Carlisle, Linda HALSEY of Canton, Ohio; fifteen grandchildren; two sisters, Rose HUNTSBARGER and Marjorie KUDICE both of Dayton; two brothers, George LIFFICK of Dayton, Raymond LIFFICK of Indiana. Services will be held Monday at 11:00 AM in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with Pastor Kevin Mackey officiating. Burial in New Carlisle Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 PM in the funeral home. Family has request that contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

ELSWICK, HACKWORTH, WOOD Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 26, 1988

Vesta I. WOOD 79, formerly of Springfield, 4318 Annapolis Avenue, Dayton, died Thursday, February 25, 1988 at 4:00 a.m. in Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. She was born in Lawrence County, Ohio, March 26, 1908, a daughter of James and Jane (ELSWICK) HACKWORTH. She had lived in Dayton with her daughter since 1977 and attended the Glad Tidings Chapel. Survivors include six sons; five daughters; two sisters; 30 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death in 1978 by Husband, E. K. WOOD, a son, Douglas in 1974. Friends may call in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home-South Charleston Sunday from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Monday in the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Ralph CHILDS officiating. Interment in Rose Hill Burial Park.

BRAUN, SMALING, SMART, STUDEBAKER, ZELLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 1, 1988

Anna ZELLER, 76, formerly of 113 East Main Street, Medway died Sunday, February 28, 1988 in the Bay-View Care Center, New Carlisle after a brief illness. She was born February 8, 1912 in Clark County, the daughter of Henry H. and Mary (SMALING) ZELLER. Member of the Medway United Methodist Church, and a 25 year member of the New Carlisle OES Chapter 423. Survived by her brother, Robert S. ZELLER and wife Anna L.; nephew, Robert Q. ZELLER and wife Gloria; nieces, Mrs. Robert (Sharon K.) SMART and Mrs. Virgil (Joyce A.) STUDEBAKER; five great nephews; and one great niece. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00 PM in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with Rev. Roger BRAUN officiating. Burial in Medway Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM with Eastern Star Services at 7:30

DABNEY, SEIFERT, WHITACRE, ZIMMERMAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 1, 1988

Marvin J. SEIFERT, 86, formerly of the New Carlisle area, recently of the Ohio Masonic Home, died in Community Hospital Saturday after a lengthy illness. In his early life he had been a construction worker in Florida, and with the Iowa Highway Commission before returning to the farm on which he was born. He was a member of the New Carlisle Lodge Number 100 (F & A M). Survivors include his wife, Helen; a sister, Rachel ZIMMERMAN; a foster son, Donald E. WHITACRE of Enon; a foster daughter, Ms. Gloria J. DABNEY of Fairborn; seven foster grandchildren; and seven foster great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Susann. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in Enon Cemetery with Rev. Roger Braun officiating. The family is being served by the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle.

BENNING, BRITTON, JONES, NEFF, URWIN, ZIMMERMAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 11, 1988

Audrea L. Britton, 61, of 581 Kingswood Drive died Thursday, March 10, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center following several months of failing health. She was born April 4, 1926 in Martins Ferry, Ohio the daughter of Phillip and Mary Elizabeth (URWIN) ZIMMERMAN. She was employed at Harts Jewelers and recently with Springfield Rug and Furniture. She was a member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Survivors include her mother, Mary ZIMMERMAN, three sons; Mark, James and Curt BRITTON, all of Springfield; one daughter, Mari Beth BRITTON also of Springfield; four grandchildren, Jeffery, Jimmy, Christiann and Brianne BRITTON; three sisters, Mrs. William (Kathryn) NEFF; Mrs. John (Ruth) BENNING, both of Martins Ferry, Ohio and Mrs. Jack (Jean) JONES, of Belpre, Ohio; two brothers, Tom of Martins Ferry, Ohio and William of Wheeling, West Virginia. She was preceded in death by her father in 1948 and a brother, Urwin W. ZIMMERMAN in 1986. Graveside services will be conducted Friday at 3:00 PM in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial donations are requested to be directed to the Hospice of Mercy Medical Center or the Word of Faith Bible Center. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. The family will receive friends at their home, 581 Kingswood Drive North, one hour following the service. Arrangements are being handled by the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home, John W. Allgier II, director.

ELLIOTT, HALL, KLEIN, MILLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 11, 1988

Edna Klein, 81, of Enon passed away Wednesday, March 9, 1988. Edna was born in Springfield, August 22, 1906 and was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd, in 1968. Survived by three daughters, Bonita HALL, Shirley MILLER both of Florida, Donna ELLIOTT of Enon; one son, David F. of Dayton; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren. Funeral services 9:00 AM Saturday at the George C. Martin Funeral Home, 5040 Frederick Pike, Dayton. Interment, Williowview Cemetery. Family will received friends from 6:00-8:00 PM Friday at the Funeral Home.

APPLE, BROWN, LOCKWOOD, RAEUCHLE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 13, 1988

David E. Lockwood, 40, of 5893 Twitchell Road, died at 8:16 PM Friday, March 11, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center. He was born on August 19, 1947 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Eldon and Olive (APPLE) LOCKWOOD and lived in Springfield all of his life. He had been employed as a technican with the Yellow Springs Instrument Company for the past seven years. He was a member of the Central United Methodist Church, the Independent Hand Radio Association, and served with the Disaster Unit of the American Red Cross. He was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, serving with the United States Army. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Fay (RAEUCHLE) LOCKWOOD; his father, Eldon; two sons, Christopher David and Eric Douglas, both at home; one brother, Douglas LOCKWOOD of California; one sister, Connie BROWN of Middletown, Ohio; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother in 1986. Friends may call at the Jackson, Lytle & Coffman Funeral Home from 7:00-8:00 PM Monday. Services will be held at the convenience of the family in the Central United Methodist Church under direction of Rev. Forrest Garner. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park. The family requests that contributions be made to the New Moorefield Fire Department and Paramedic Fund, 4735 Ridgewood Road East, Springfield, Ohio 45503.

HUGHES, MCJILTON, PLATT, RIDDLEBARGER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 14, 1988

Harry Arthur PLATT 91, of 2362 North Limestone Street died t 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 12, 1988 following several years of failing health. He was born in Porthsmouth, Ohio, the son of Lemuel and Alyce (RIDDLEBARGER) PLATT. Mr. PLATT had retired from International Harvester in 1963 after 48 years of service. At the time of his retirement he was the superintendent of the Stamping and Machining Operations. He was a long time member of Central Methodist Church and a 45 year member of Anthony Lodge 455 F & AM. Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Eulah (MCJILTON) PLATT; two sons, Harry L. PLATT and his wife Marcelle of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Billy A. PLATT and his wife, Ruth of Jupiter, Florida; four grandchildren, Mark PLATT of Waterford, Michigan and Greg PLATT of Hollywood, Florida, Susan PLATT of Glen Rock, New Jersey, Mary HUGHES of Churubusco, Indiana; three great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three sisters; and two brothers. Funeral services wil be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home with the Rev. Forrest GARNER officiating. The family will receive friends in the Memorial Home from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

CAVANAUGH, FLEEGAL, HARRIS, LOGAN, SMITH, SOLLARS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 14, 1988

Glenn E. LOGAN Sr. 60, of Springfield, died at 3:02 a.m. Saturday, March 12, at Ohio State University Hospital. He was born April 19, 1927 in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, the son of John Paul and Florence (CAVANAUGH) LOGAN. He graduated in 1945 from Lewistown High School, Pennsylvania, a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II and a veteran of the Untied States Army serving in Korean War. A member of disabled American Veterans, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and National Association of Retired Federal Employees. He retired in 1971 from Wright Patterson Air Force Base and was formerly at Olmsted Air Force Base, Middletown, Pennsylvania and Hill Air Force Base, Utah. Survivors include his wife, Geraldine (SMITH); three sons and a daughter-in-law, Glenn E. LOGAN Jr., Ogden, Utah, Richard E.LOGAN, Fairborn and Brian E. and Debbie LOGAN, Lancaster, Ohio. four sisters and three brother-in-laws, Margaret and Robert FLEEGAL and Donna and Ralph SOLLARS, all of Lewistown, Pennsylvania, Doris and Daniel SOLLARS, McVeytown, Pennsylvania and Carroll HARRIS, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; one brother, Robert LOGAN, Lewistown, Pennsylvania; eight grandchildren, Linda, Justin, Jason, Angela, Kenneth, Scott, Curtis and Rose; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, two sisters, one grandson and a daughter-in-law. Family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday and from 12:00 Noon till time for service at 2:00 p.m. Thursday in Burcham Funeral Home, 119 East Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio. Officiated by Rev. Stephen BECKER. Burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

ADLER, PRICE, SCHREIBER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 15, 1988

Paul E. ADLER 85, of Springfield, died Monday, March 14, 1988, at 1:25 a.m. at Good Shepherd Nursing Home. He was born November 15, 1902 in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Elliott J. and Margaret (SCHREIBER) ADLER. He was a retired Commerical Electrician. He was a member of the St. Andrews Blue Lodge, Scottish Rite Masonic Home, and Eastern Star Neal Chapter. He is survived by his wife, Betty M. (PRICE) ADLER; one brother, Victor ADLER, of Springfield; two grandchildren, Teresa L. and E. Jeffery ADLER, both of Lexington, Indiana; one great grandchild, Adrienne Lee ADLER, of Lexington, Indiana. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home Tuesday 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be at Fifth Lutheran Church at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, with Pastor Glenn STADLER officiating. Burial in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery. Memorials can be given to The Renovation Program at Fifth Lutheran Church.

BARGA, CHAMBERS, DIERKERS, FRENCH, HILGEFORT, JACKSON, THORP Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 15, 1988

Dorothy (Dottie) C. CHAMBERS 68, of New Carlisle, died unexpectedly Sunday, March 13, 1988 at St. Elizabeths Hospital, Dayton. She was born January 29, 1920 in North Star, Ohio the daughter of Henry and Susanna (HILGEFORT) DIERKERS. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Carlisle, a life member and past president of Medway VFW 9684 Ladies Auziliary, life member of the VFW 9684 National Home, Eaton Rapids, Michigan. Dottie is survived by her husband of 40 years, Tom; two daughters and sons-in-law, Mrs. James (Judy) FRENCH of Vandalia, Mrs. Tony (Kathy) JACKSON of Dayton; three sons and daughters-in-law, Daniel and Barbara of Columbia, South Carolina, Tom (Bud) and Mary of Medway, Steven of New Carlisle; nine grandchildren; two sisters, Eleanor BARGA of Dayton and Clara THORP of Xenia; a brother, Joseph DIERKERS of Lakeview, Ohio; other relatives and friends. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father John Burns officiating. Burial in Calvary Cemetery in Dayton. Family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle.

PENWELL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Belle PENWELL, 79, of 4155 St. Rt. 56, died at 10:05 pm Sunday in Doctor's Hospital, North, Columbus. Body to Eberle Funeral Home, London; visitation 2-4 and 7-9 pm Wednesday, services there 1:30 pm Thursday.

PETERSON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. James Richard PETERSON, 38, Cathedral City, Calif, formerly of Springfield, died Thursday in California. Body to the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home.

RANDALL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Simeon T RANDALL, 84, N. Yellow Springs -- Fairfield Rd, Fairborn, died Wednesday in Fairborn. Body to the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home; visitation 3-5 pm Sunday; services there 1 am Monday.

LARKINS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Lewis E. LARKINS, 52, of 711 Lyle Ave, died at 8:13 am Friday in Community Hospital. Body to the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home; visitation 3-5 and 7-9 Monday; services 11 am Tuesday in Trinity Lutheran Church.

TRAVIS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Helen M TRAVIS, 63, of 611 Neosha Ave, died at 1:45 pm Thursday in Villa Springfield. Body to the Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home; visitation 4-7 pm Sunday; services there 11 am Monday.

MOORE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Flora C. MOORE, 58, 1082 Mound St., died at 9;47 am Friday in Community Hospital. Body to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home; visitation after noon Sunday; services 11 am Monday in Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

PENWELL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. James Branson "Barney" PENWELL, 85, of 4155 Ohio 56 died at 7 am Friday in Mt Carmel Medical Center, Columbus. Body to the Eberle Funeral Home; visitation 2-4 and 7-9 pm Sunday; services there 1 pm Monday.

GAULT Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Malcolm L GAULT, 76, of 925 S Elm St, Washington C H, died at 7:26 am Friday in Case Convalescent Center. Body to the Morrow Funeral Home; visitation 2-4 and 7-9 pm Sunday; services there 1:30 pm Monday.

MARTIN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Orville C MARTIN, 76, of 3505 Dallas Dr, New Carlisle, died Sunday. Body to the Harden-Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis.

BOUCK Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Doris A BOUCK, 76, New Carlisle, died Thursday evening in Mercy medical Center. Body to the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home; private service at the convenience of the family.

BEATY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 19, 1988

Page 17. Alan D. BEATY, 20, of 535 S Walnut St, Urbana, died Thursday evening. Body to the Walter-Schoedinger Funeral Home; visitation 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Monday services there 10:30 am Tuesday.

DETRICK, LARKINS, LEWIS, LOOKABAUGH, NEFF, POTTS, VANOVER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 20, 1988

Lewis E. LARKINS 52, of 711 Lyle Avenue, Springfield died at 8:13 a.m. Friday in Community Hospital. He was born in Springfield, May 3, 1935 the son of Amor and Alma LARKINS. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the F.O.E. 397, the Moose, and the Union Club. He is survived by his wife, Martha (LEWIS) LARKINS; his father, of Springfield; one son Roy Gene LARKINS, Arcadia, Florida; four daughters, Mary DETRICK, Venus NEFF, Alma VANOVER, and Peggy POTTS all of Springfield; two brothers, Jim of Indianapolis and Carroll of Texas; two sisters, Miriam LOOKABAUGH of Springfield, Naomi ALDRIDGE of California; 14 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He is proceeded in death by his mother in 1987; two sons, Lewis Jr. and Bobby LARKINS; one daughter, Melvina LARKINS. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Monday. The Eagles will hold services at 7:00 p.m. followed by the Moose at 7:30. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Joachim WILCK. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

ALEXANDER, HANAWAY, LEONARD, PENWELL, RADAR, RUSSELL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 23, 1988

Willis R. Leonard, 77, of Springfield, died Monday, March 21, 1988, at 7:50 PM in Community Hospital. He was born January 28, 1911, in Clark County, the son of Emmett and Anna C. (RADAR) LEONARD. He was a retired maintenance foreman from BancOhio and Springview Center. He is survived by his wife, Caroline; four daughters and sons-in-law, Wilma and Stephen ALEXANDER, Helen and Donald RUSSELL, Linda and Kenneth HANAWAY, and Sandra and James HANAWAY, all of Springfield; one step daughter, Sondra K. PENWELL, of Columbus; three sons, Willis L. Jr., Darrell, and Tim LEONARD; and one sister-in-law, Violet LEONARD, both of Springfield; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and four nieces. Preceded in death by one brother, Oscar H. LEONARD, in 1976. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home 5:00-8:00 PM Wednesday. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday with the Rev. Charles Graf of United Holiness Church officiating. Interment Vale Cemetery.

BARNHART, GARRETT, HOWE, MAXSON, ROBB, WOLFE, YANTIS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 24, 1988

W. Carl BARNHART 82, of New Carlisle, died Wednesday morning March 23, 1988 in Day-View Care Center, New Carlisle. He was a New Carlisle resident all of his life. He owned and operated the Barnhart Chevrolet in New Carlisle for many years. He was past president and chairman of the board at New Carlisle Federal Savings and Loan, past board member of the New Carlisle Bethel-Local School District, past Worshipful Master F&AM Number 100, New Carlisle, charter member of the New Carlisle Sportsman Club, and a retired member of the New Carlisle Fire Department. He is survived by his wife, Una J.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Rita and John ROBB, Janet and Dale GARRETT; son and daughter-in-law, Don and Shirley BARNHART, all of New Carlisle; nine grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; four sisters, Susie MAXSON, Anna Mae HOWE, Frances YANTIS, all of Springfield, and Alice WOLFE, of Dayton; and two brothers, John BARNHART, of Springfield, and Maurice BARNHART, of Medway. Preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters. Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 26, 1988, at 11:00 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church of New Carlisle with Rev. Richard WARD officiating. Burial in New Carlisle Cemetery. There will be no visitation. In lieu of usual remembrances, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Association, 22 Colby Lane, Dayton, Ohio, 45409; or the New Carlisle Fire Department. Arrangements by Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle.

EANCHEFF, FINCHEM, JENKINS, MILLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 24, 1988

Terry L. JENKINS 37, of 1572 Oakland Avenue, died Tuesday, March 22, 1988, in Mercy Medical Center. He was born September 9, 1950, in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Gilbert and Frances (MILLER) JENKINS. He attended South High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a machinist at Kelsey Hayes. He is survived by his mother, Frances EANCHEFF, of Springfield; wife, Connie, of Springfield; two daughters, Terri Lee and Heather Ann, both at home; a sister Betty FINCHEM of Dayton; four brothers and three sisters-in-law, Russell and Sue JENKINS, Roger and Pamela JENKINS, all of Springfield, Thomas and bobby JENKINS, of Dayton, and Bart JENKINS, of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Gilbert, in 1986. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral home Thursday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home Friday at 1:00 p.m. with burial to follow at Rose Hill Burial Park.

POWERS, ROBERTS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 24, 1988

Paul R. ROBERTS 74, of 1310 U.S. 68 North, Bellefontaine, died Tuesday, March 22, 1988, at 4:50 a.m. Heartland of Bellefontaine. He was born March 20, 1914, in Elkhart, Indiana, son of Adolph and Claudia ROBERTS. He was married to Lucy POWERS August 30, 1940 in Bellefontaine and she survives. He is also survived by two sons; five daughters; two brothers; and one sister. He was preceded in death by one brother and three half brothers. He was employed by International Harvester in the 1940's. There will be no services. Visitation will be held Thursday 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine.

ASHBROOK, BREECE, CUMMINS, DEPUGH, HARTWELL, RILEY, SMITH, WALLACE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 24, 1988

Velma E. HARTWELL 75, of 5230 Taywell Drive, Springfield, died at 12:50 p.m. Monday, March 21, 1988 in Marion General Hospital. She was born in Madison County, Ohio, October 8, 1912 the daughter of Charles and Ethlyn (SMITH) RILEY. She is survived by three sons, Waddle J.SMITH Jr. and James Douglas SMITH both of Springfield, Richard Allan SMITH of Austin, Texas; three sisters, Mrs. Lenna CUMMINS of Springfield, Mrs. Myrtle ASHBROOK of Cincinnati, Mrs. Margie WALLACE of Vallejo, California; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Richard L. HARTWELL; one son, Jerry SMITH; two sisters, Margaret BREECE and Irene DEPUGH. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday. Funeral services will be held in the Memorial Home at 1:00 p.m. Friday with Rev. Jack GIBSON officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BISCHOFF, OATES Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 27, 1988

Catherine Ruth Bischoff, 88, of New Carlisle, died Saturday morning March 26, 1988 in Belle Manor Nursing Home, New Carlisle. She was born on May 12, 1899 in Elk Garden, West Virginia the daughter of Walter and Sadie (OATES) BISCHOFF. She was a retired school teacher having taught in the Springfield Public School System at Washington School for 49 years. She was a charter member of Omega-Nu-Tau Sorority, the American Association of University Women, the Clark County Retired Teachers Association, and the Wittenburg Women's Guild. Ruth is survived by three brothers, Edward of Columbus, William of Worthington, and Richard of New Carlisle. Services will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday in the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with Rev. Roger Braun officiating. Burial in Donnelsville Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity or church of the donor's choice.

BLACK, HUNTER, JONES Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 27, 1988

Juanita Black Jones, 56, of 50 South Chillicothe Street, died Friday March25, 1988 in Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. She was born in Morehead, Kentuckyon February 2, 1932 the daughter of Emerson Lee and Agatha (HUNTER) BLACK,SR. She has been a lifelong area resident and owner and operator of Juanita's Beauty Salon. She was a member of the Anna Gilbert, Order of the Eastern Star Number 490. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Donald (Jenny) McKEE, JR. of South Charleston and Judy JONES of Marietta, Georgia; three brothers, Kenneth and Lowell BLACK of Pitchin, and Emerson (Bob) BLACK, Jr. of Springfield; two grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Friends may call on Mondayfrom 5:00-8:00 PM in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, South Charleston where funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11:00 AM with the Rev. Lewis Lowery officiating. Burial to follow in Rose Hill Burial Park.

DIEHL, JONES, WHEELER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 27, 1988

Mildred M. Jones, 76, of 1435 Providence Avenue, died at 3:00 AM Sunday, February 7, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center. She was born April 22, 1911 inSpringfield, a daughter of Lawrence and Lena WHEELER. Survivors include her husband, Robert L.; one aunt, Rose DIEHL, Dayton; several cousins. She was a member of the Springfield Country Club and the Northwood Hills Country Club. Her body was taken to the Jackson, Lytle & Coffman Funeral Home. Friends may call from 6:00-8:00 PM Tuesday. Services will be held at 1:30PM Wednesday in the funeral home, Rev. Lawrence Rugh officiating. Burialin Ferncliff Cemetery. Contributions may be made to your favorite charity.

MOORE, MULLINS, PENROSE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 28, 1988

Clara E. PENROSE 78, of 318 Elm Street, London, Ohio, died Saturday morning, March 26, 1988 in Madison County Hospital following several months of failing health. She was born in Spencer, West Virginia on December 25, 1909 the daughter of Smith and Velda (MOORE) MULLINS and was a Clark and Madison County resident most of her life. She is survived by a brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law, Charles and Rebecca PENROSE of South Charleston, and Gelina MULLINS of London; also several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Martin on May 24, 1985, two brothers and two sisters. Her body was taken to the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, South Charleston where friends may call on Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Donald J. RIKER officiating. Burial will be in Kirkwood Cemetery.

CLARK, GLENN, HEBBLE, HENSLEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 28, 1988

Estella "Ruth" HEBBLE 80, of 2134 Cheviot Hills Drive, died at 5:00 p.m. Saturday in Community Hospital. She was born in Clark County on September 39, 1907 the daughter of Harley J. and Clara (HENSLEY) GLENN. She was formerly employed as a switchboard operator for both the Ohio Bell Telephone Company and the Springfield News-Sun. She was a member the First Baptist Church. She is survived by three sons, Robert J., Kenneth F. of Westmont, New Jersey, and Gary R., with whom she resided; three grandchildren, Nancy HEBBLE, Pamela CLARK, and Chris HEBBLE; three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband John C. in 1971. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 7:00-9-00 p.m. on Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Wes BABIAN officiating. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

COWAN, GORDON, HOWARD, KERR, LINCOLN, NICHOLS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 29, 1988

Lenore (Howard) Kerr, 63, of 315 Michigan Avenue, Lynn Haven, Florida died March 27, 1988 in Panama City, Florida. She was born July 24, 1924 in Woodstock, Ohio the daughter of Paul S. and Helen (LINCOLN) HOWARD. She was married in Missoula, Montana to David KERR, he survives. She was a resident of Lynn Haven, Florida for 14 years. She taught in public schools in Urbana, Mad River Green, Vermilion and Bay City Schools in Florida. She was a reading specialist for the Ohio State Department of Education. She also taught in Lorain County Junior College Defiance College and St. Lawrence College. She earned a Bachelor Science Degree from Wittenburg. She attended Central State University and Ohio State University and also earned a Masters Degree from the University of Pittsburg. She was a member of The Order of Eastern Star and the Daughters of the American Revolution. Survivors included her husband; two sons, Dow A. GORDON and Mark H. GORDON, both of Chelan, Washington; one daughter, Stephanie G. GORDON of Brooklyn, New York; two sisters, Lois NICHOLS of Panama City, Florida, and Nancy COWAN of Urbana; five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Noel HOWARD. Memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday in the Freshwater-McDonald Funeral Home, North Lewisburg with Rev. Wellesy Beehee and Joe West officiating. Interment will follow in Woodstock Cemetery. Friends may call 1:00-2:00 Saturday.

LAVELLE, LEETH, NOLAN, WALLEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Avanell Walley NOLAN 79, former of 1518 Selma Road, died at 8:50 a.m. Monday in Community Hospital. She was born in Pike County, Ohio, November 19, 1908 the daughter of Glen and Ida (LEETH) WALLEY. She attended the Maiden Lane Church of God and was a retired employee of the Ohio Thermometer Corporation. She is survived by one daughter, Sharon M. LAVELLE of Greenville, South Carolina; one brother, Norman WALLEY of Springfield; one sister, Jewell O'BRIEN of Neenah, Wisconsin; two grandchildren, Todd M. and Beth Anne LAVELLE; three nieces; and one nephew. She was preceded in death by her husband Howard (Jude) NOLAN, May of 1965; and one brother, Ralph WALLEY. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday in the Memorial Home with Rev. Ralph HATCH officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

ALLEN, CARPENTER, HALE, LANUM, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Brian Keith HALE 21, of 2724 West National Road, died unexpectedly, March 28, 1988. He was born August 1, 1966, in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Harold HALE and Beatrice ALLEN. He graduated from Shawnee High School and Joint Vocational School in 1984. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his stepfather, Jim ALLEN, of Springfield; sister, Kimberly LANUM, of Springfield; brothers, Jamie, Jason, and Jerrud ALLEN, all of Springfield; maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Homer WILLIAMS, of Springfield; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd C. ALLEN, of Indiana; paternal grandparents, Mr. And Mrs. Clifford CARPENTER, of Indiana; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, where services will be Thursday at 2:30 p.m. Interment Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Family suggests contributions may be made to Rockway School, Shawnee High School, Joint Vocational School, or the charity of your choice.

DEARMAN, DEVORE, FUNK, GORDON, MEDKIFF, MOORE, MORTON, REAMES, SPEAR, WILSON, WISKER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Leona A. DEVORE 91, formerly of 2149 Shrine Road died Monday March 28, 1988 at 7:00 p.m. in O'Blennes Hospital, Athens Ohio following a brief illness. She was born in Woodstock, Ohio November 6, 1896. Daughter of William Henry and Anna Del (FUNK) REAMES. She was a Springfield resident over 50 years. For many years she was employed by the Fulmer Supermarkets as a clerk. She attended both Maiden Lane Church of God and Zion United Brethren Church in Athens. Survivors include one son, Ben of Buena Park, California; five daughters, Anna Pope WILSON of North Carolina, Julia SPEAR, Loveland, Ohio, Rachael MOORE, Reesevill, Ohio, Thelma WISKER, Centerburg, Ohio, Jean DEARMAN, Los Vegas, Nevada; one sister, Elthel MORTON of Agusta, Georgia; granddaughter Mrs. Robert (Becky) MEDKIFF of Guysville, Ohio with whom she has made her home for the past 20 years; 14 other grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; four great, great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Ben C. in 1960. Also by one daughter Elsie GORDON in 1987. Also by two brothers and one sister. Friends may call Thursday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 Thursday in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, Springfield. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:00 p.m. at the Hillside Avenue Church of God with Rev. George L. REED officiating with burial in Mount Tabor Cemetery in Logan County.

BASSAR, CLARK, MURPHY, PAINTER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Thomas Painter CLARK 75, of New Carlisle died Saturday, March 26, 1988 in Lee Memorial Hospital, Fort Myers, Florida. He retired from the Engineering Department at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in March 1968 after 26 years service. He was a member of F&AM 100 New Carlisle, the Antioch Temple of Dayton, and the Scottish Rite of Dayton. He is the son of the late W. B. and Mary (PAINTER) CLARK of Rich Valley in Smyth County, Virginia. Preceded in death by his older brother, James. Tom is survived by his wife of 40 years, Pauline (MURPHY) CLARK, New Carlisle; two brothers, Sam G. and Ben W. both of Saltville, Virginia; one sister, Virginia BASSAR, Houston, Texas; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 31 in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with Rev. Joseph QUINN officiating. Burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

BOWERS, ROBERTS, SHAFFER, SMITH, THACKERY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Thelma W. SMITH 51, of 2238 Ontario Avenue, died at 11:47 p.m. Saturday, March 26, in Community Hospital. She was born June 19, 1936 in Terre Haute, Ohio, a daughter of Roy and Helen (ROBERTS) SHAFFER. Survivors include her husband, Donald S.; her mother, Helen ROBERTS SHAFFER; one son, S. Ashley SMITH, Springfield; one daughter, Alisa K. SMITH BOWERS, Springfield; one granddaughter, Karadie BOWERS; six brothers, Herbert and Rollin SHAFFER, both of Springfield, Virgil and Emmett, both of Urbana, Richard SHAFFER, Tremont City, Dane SHAFFER, New Carlisle; one sister, Mrs. Douglas (Lucille) THACKERY, North Hampton, Ohio; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Roy SHAFFER. She attended the Clifton Avenue Methodist Church. Friends may call from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday in the Jackson, Lytle & Coffman Funeral Home. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with Rev. Douglas THOMPSON officiating. Burial in Terre Haute Cemetery.

BOWMAN, COFFMAN, PETTIT Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Anna COFFMAN 82, of 16 South Plum Street, died at 1:00 p.m. Sunday in St. Johns Center. She was born August 2, 1905 in Wake Forest, West Virginia. She is survived by one nephew, William BOWMAN; one niece, Grettis PETTIT both of Springfield. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard E. COFFMAN in 1970. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday in the Chapel at Rose Hill Burial Park. The family is being served by the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home.

BINDER, FORGRAVE, FURGUSON, KENDLE, LEMASTER, LITTON, PARKS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Woodrow FURGUSON 64, of 641 East Grand Avenue, Springfield died Monday March 28, 1988 at 4:34 p.m. in Community Hospital following three weeks serious illness. He was born in Springfield, Ohio September 4, 1923, son of Aaron and Mamie (FURGUSON) FURGUSON. He retired January 18, 1978 from the DT&I Railroad following 33 years of service. He was a World War II Veteran serving in the United State Army. He was a life member of Rocco Welch, VFW Post 8673. Survivors include his wife, Kathryn (KENDLE) whom he married September 21, 1948; one son, Todd and daughter-in-law Gloria; one daughter Kristen and son-in-law Paul LEMASTER, both of Springfield; two brothers, Kenneth and Howard; one sister, Alberta BINDER; two half sisters, Jerry Lee LITTON, Sharon PARKS; grandchildren, Nicole and Daniel LEMASTER, Shawn, Jeremy FURGUSON, Melissa FORGRAVE, several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by one sister and by a half brother. Friends may call Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until time of service at 10:00 a.m. at the Chapel at Rosehill burial Park with burial to follow.

MCCLUNG, VALENTINE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

William (Boonetown) VALENTINE 61, of 234 Edgewood, Dayton, Ohio died Sunday March 27, 1988 in his residence. He was born July 31, 1926 in Springfield, Ohio, a son of Willie and Geneva (MCCLUNG) VALENTINE. He was a waiter for the Country Club. Survivors include his father, Willie VALENTINE Sr. of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania; one brother, Robert Eugene VALENTINE of New Brighton, Pennsylvania; host of nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his brother Richard (Pee Wee) VALENTINE in 1977. His body was taken to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home where friends may call in the afternoon on Thursday with the family present from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Friday at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery.

CALLAHAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Charles Kenneth CALLAHAN 42, Indiana Avenue, died Thursday morning in his residence. His body was taken to the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home where friends may call Wednesday from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the People's Baptist Church with the Rev. William CRAWFORD officiating. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 2071 Portage Path.

DONOHOE, DYER, MCWILLIAMS, SOUDERS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Orville T. DONOHOE of Springfield, died Monday, March 28, 1988, at 5:45 p.m. in Villa of Springfield. He was born in Fayette County, Ohio, the son of Escridge and Rosetta (DYER) DONOHOE. He was a retired claim investigator from the United Insurance Company of America, a veteran of World War II, a member of the First Baptist Church, and a local musician for many years. He is survived by his wife, Marguerite; three sons and one daughter-in-law, Roger T. and Arre DONOHOE, of Columbus, Steven H. and Larry O., both of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. Pearl (Hazel) SOUDERS, and Mrs. Thomas (Lois) MCWILLIAMS, both of Land O' Lakes, Florida; one brother, Floyd DONOHOE, of Springfield; two grandchildren, John F. DONOHOE, of Columbus and Mindy DONOHOE, of Springfield; and one great grandson, Jason F., of Columbus. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be held there 10:30 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Dr. Wesley J. BABIAN of the First Baptist Church officiating. Interment Greenlawn Cemetery, South Charleston.

BROWN, DAUES, DAVIS, JOHNSON, RODGERS, WILLIAMS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Edna Williams BROWN 74, formerly of 5291 Lower Valley Pike died at 6:00 a.m. Tuesday in St. John Nursing Convalescing Center. She was born in Estel County, Kentucky, November 11, 1913 the daughter of Reginald and Martha Frances (DAUES) WILLIAMS. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Curt (Charme) DAVIS of Springfield; one brother, Charles WILLIAMS, Springfield; one sister, Lillian RODGERS, New Carlisle; four grandsons, Larry B. and Karen JOHNSON, Michael D. JOHNSON, William A. and Linda JOHNSON all of Springfield, Terry L. and Sherry JOHNSON of Spring Hill, Ohio; eight great-grandchildren; three step great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one brother, Benjamin WILLIAMS. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday. Services will be at 9:00 a.m. Thursday in the Memorial Home with burial to follow in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.

DAWSON, DORENBUSCH, KOTOVICH, KUCHAR, NEFF, WALTERS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

George Louis DAWSON 81, of Springfield died at 12:42 Tuesday March 29, 1988 in Mercy Medical Center following an extended illness. He was born June 12, 1906 in Germany, son of Mike and Anna KOTOVICH. Mr. DAWSON retired from the International Harvester Company in 1972. He was a member of St. Jospehs Catholic Church, U.A.W. Local 402. He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Martha and William WALTERS, Mary Lou and James MEIER all of Springfield; two brothers, Tony and Mike KOTOVICH both of California; two sisters, Mary KUCHAR of Trinidad, Colorado, Antonia NEFF and husband Claude of Lynnwood, California; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded n death by his wife, Rose DAWSON in 1961. Friends may call from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Thursday in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday in the Memorial Home with Rev. Father Thomas DORENBUSCH officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery and a memorial mass will be announced at a later time.

BAKER, CLARK, GARTEN, GENTRY, MOORE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Lawrence D. MOORE 71, of 326 South Yellow Springs Street, died Saturday in Pillars Nursing Home. He was born April 3, 1916 in Booneville, Kentucky, the son of Jess and Amanda (BAKER) MOORE and resided in Springfield the last five years. Survived by his wife, Evelyn (GENTRY) MOORE; three daughters, Neomia GARTEN of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Shirley CLARK of Okeechobee, Florida, and Sandra MOORE of Springfield; one sister, Elsie MOORE of Springfield; and seven grandchildren. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday in Newcomers Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home.

BROWN, COOK, ESPOSITO, FERRYMAN, GEER, GREENE, GULLETT, LONG, MATLOCK, NOTT Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 30, 1988

Robert A. GREENE Sr. 74, of 10607 Plattsburg Road, South Charleston died unexpectedly Monday, March 28, 1988 at 11:24 a.m. in Community Hospital. He was born in Mason County, West Virginia Mary 13, 1913 the son of John and Leota (NOTT) GREENE. Clark County residence since 1940. He retired in 1972 from Navistar International following 33 years service. He attended the Pleasant Community Church of God where he was involved in many activities. He survived by his wife Mildred (MATLOCK) whom he married December 7, 1955; two sons, Robert A. Jr., of South Charleston, and Christopher; three daughters, Mardelle FERRYMAN of Springfield, Corda GULLETT of South Charleston, Fonda GEER of Springfield; two step sons, Thomas BROWN of Sumner, Washington, Eugene BROWN of Ontario, California; two step daughters, Marge ESPOSITO of Jacksonville, Florida, Mary COOK of Fairborn, Ohio; one sister Queenie LONG of Apple Grove, West Virginia; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Grace July 18, 1947, one daughter, Joyce, two brothers and two sisters. Friends may call Wednesday from 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, Springfield. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in the Pleasant Community Church of God with Rev. Marion HICKMAN officiating with burial to follow in Plattsburg Cemetery. The body will lie in state in the church one hour prior to services. Contributions may be made in his memory to the Pleasant Community Church of God.

KISTLER, LOCK, TUTTLE, YEANEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 31, 1988

Charles E. Lock, 76, of 1341 Kenwood Avenue, died Monday, March 28, 1988, at 11:32 PM in Mercy Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He was born in Enon, Ohio, August 14, 1911, the son of Samuel and Fernie (TUTTLE) LOCK and resided in Clark County all of his life. He retired in 1975 from Columbia Gas Company following 23 years service. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army, was a member for over 50 years of the Grace United Methodist Church, and a member of the St. Andrews Lodge Number 619 F.and A.M. He is survived by his wife, Margaret L. KISTLER, whom he married March 20, 1941; one sister, Geneva YEANEY, of Urbana; also several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by one brother, Robert. His body was taken to the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, Springfield where there will be no visitation. Services will be held at the family convenience. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.


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