Clark County, OH

Posted Obituaries for February thru March 1989


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

BURKEPILE, COFFELT, RHINEHART, ROSS, SHERIDAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, February 2, 1989

Goldie M. (Burkepile) Ross, 96, formerly of Rolling Terrace Road died Wednesday, February 15, 1989 at 10:45 p.m. in Mercy Medical Center following an extended illness. She was born September 3, 1892 in Marysville, Ohio the daughter of Daniel and Jenny Belle (RHINEHART) COFFELT. She was employed as a vendor of Salt Water Taffy at Indian Lake for many years and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Survivors include a daughter, Thelma ROSS of New Carlisle; two sons, Ivan of St. Joseph, Michigan, and William (Bill) BURKEPILE of Hendersonville, Tennessee; a sister, Ruth SHERIDAN of Columbus, Ohio; and eleven grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Daniel BURKEPILE, in 1941; and her second husband, Arvell ROSS, in 1981; a son, Floyd; one sister; and one brother. Friends may call Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Services will be held Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Joachim Wilck officiating. Interment will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery.

COLEMAN, NIUFFER, REMSBERG Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, February 2, 1989

 Margaret E. Niuffer, 95, formerly of 102 West College and the Clark County Memorial Home died Wednesday, February 1, 1989 at 12:15 p.m. in Oakwood Health Center. She was born, August 26, 1893 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of George and Kate M. (COLEMAN) NIUFFER. She was a retired librarian from Wittenberg University. She was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church. Survivors include one cousin, Mrs. Robert McDONALD, Urbana; special friends, Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Mildred REMSBERG, Springfield. Graveside services will be held at ll a.m., Friday in Ferncliff Cemetery with Rev. Thomas Stout of Covenant Presbyterian Church officiating. If desired contributions may be directed to the charity of the donors choice. The family is being served by the Littleton Funeral Home.

BENNETT, CORLE, DERR, MILLER, TOOMEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 3, 1989

Albert L. Corle, 75, of Springfield, died Wednesday, February 1, 1989 in Mercy Medical Center at 10 p.m. He was born March 26, 1913 in Canton, Ohio, the son of Frank and Marie CORLE. Mr. CORLE was a pressman for Crowell Collier Publishing Company and retired from Alco-Gravure Company in Memphis, Tennessee. He was also active in several gold leagues in the Springfield area. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Marilyn CORLE; a brother, Robert DERR of Springfield; a brother-in-law, Frank TOOMEY of South Charleston; a cousin, Dr. Sue MILLER of Springfield; four grandchildren, Pam and Richard BENNETT, Douglas, Penny and Polly CORLE; three great-grandchildren, Allison, Stephanie and Ricky BENNETT; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathryn on December 18, 1988; a sister, Edith TOOMEY in 1977. Friends may call in the Littlteton Funeral Home from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, where services will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. with Dr. Joe W. Aspley, Jr. of Central Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

CLARK, FIEVET, KILNER, KINDLE, KING Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, February 4, 1989

Lucille E. King, 82, of 701 Villa Road died Friday, February 3, 1989 in Villa of Springfield. She was born December 26, 1906 in Alabama, the daughter of John W. and Elizabeth (McLEMORE) CLARK. She was a member of King's Daughters and Gray Ladies. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, E. Dale and Nancy KING of Springfield; a sister, Mrs. Fred (Willie) FIEVET of Birmingham, Alabama; five grandchildren, Diana KING, Mrs. Steven (Natalie) KILNER, Gregory KING, Jeffery KING, and Mrs. Dale (Leslie) KINDLE, four great-grandsons; and several nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, E. Bruce KING IN 1987; one son, Bruce C. KING in 1969; and a brother, John W. CLARK. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home Sunday from 2-4 p.m., where services will be held Monday at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Donald Yokum, Associate Pastor of Central United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Hamilton, Ohio.

HANSON, JONG, NEWELL, RIFFLE, VANHORN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, February 4, 1989

 Charles Marvin Newell, 63, of 580 S. Bird Road died Friday, February 3, 1989 in the Hospital of Wright Patterson Air Force Base following failing health for the last six months. He was born November 20, 1925 in Springfield the son of Elijah F. and Myrtie M. (RIFFLE) NEWELL. He was graduate of Plattsburg High School and the Eagles, Aries #397. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving in the Korean War and as a maintenance repairmen before his retirement. He also was employed a service man with the Krazy Cat Game Room. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law; Thea and Dale HANSON of Albuqueque, New Mexico. Two grandchildren, Aletha and Melissa HANSON and his mother, Myrtie NEWELL. Also three sisters; Verna VANHORN of South Vienna, Freida De JONG of Springfield and Ruby McCALL of Lucasville, Ohio. One brother William NEWELL of Springfield. He was preceeded in death by his father in 1968, a sister Jean in 1929 and two brothers, Jack in 1929 and James in 1982. Friends may call Sunday from 3-7 P.M.in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Services will be held Monday at 10:00 A.M. in the funeral home with Rev. R. J. Davis officiating. Interment to follow in Fletcher Chapel Cemetery. Memorials donation may be directed to the Springfield Township Paramedics. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

ARTHUR, BARHOUMI, BOYD, CHAIN, HECHT, KAMSTRA, MALONE, MCCOY, OWEN, PENWELL, SICKLES, STEWART Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, February 4, 1989

Page 16. Ronald E PENWELL, 54, of 1554 S Belmont, died at 12:32 pm Thursday in Community Hospital. He was born in Springfield, October 29, 1934, the son of Roscoe and Ruth (MCCOY) PENWELL. He had retired in 1981 after serving as Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy, serving twenty years active duty and ten years in the reserve. He was a veteran of both the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. He recently was employed for the past seven years for the Town House Motor Lodge. He was a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1031 and the American Legion Post. Survivors, in addition to his parents of Springfield, include his wife, Bonnie L, six sons and three daughters-in-laws, Ronald Dean of Florida, Michael and Julie, Timothy and Cindy, Jeffrey and Marylu, all of California, Joseph of the Philippines, and Victor of Hawaii; two daughters and sons-in-law, Cathy and Fred OWENS, Oregon. Charline and Ibraham BARHOUMI of California; three step-daughters and a step-son-in-law, Cammy and John SICKLES, and Dena BOYD all of Springfield, and Nancy STEWART of Florida; eight grandchildren, Joshua, Angela, Timany, Kristen, Timothy, Daniel T, Jeremy, and Natalie; four step-grandchildren, Jet, Jennifer, Teddy and Sabrina; a brother and sister-in-law, Edward and Beverly PENWELL, Springfield; five aunts and uncles, Katherine SLATER, Bainbridge, Ohio, Ercel CHAIN, Florida, Ina Bell MALONE, Springfield, Opal ARTHUR, Newark, Charline HECHT, Mount Vernon, New York. David PENWELL, Hillsboro, one niece, Ruthann KAMSTRA; and one nephew, Tom PENWELL. Friends may call at the Conroy funeral Home from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Sunday, with VFW services at 7 pm. Funeral services will be held at 11 am Monday in the funeral home, with Mr Dennis Beach officiating. Burial in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

ELAM, HUFFMAN, WOOSLEY, ZIRKLE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 7, 1989

George Forrest ZIRKLE, 92, of Springfield, died at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, February 5, 1989 in Mercy Medical Center following several months illness. He was born in Springfield, Ohio, August 25, 1896 the son of Forrest and Effie (HUFFMAN) ZIRKLE. He had lived in Springfield all his life. He was the founder and former owner of ZIRKLE Pattern Works, retiring in 1970. He was also a school teacher at South High School for 10 years. George was widely known as a maker of Grandfather Clocks and as a clock repairman. Photography and woodworking were also great hobbies of his. He served in the Untied States Army during World War I. He was a member of the First United Church of Christ, a life member of the Kiwanis Club and was one of four remaining members of the Last Mans Club. His masonic affiliations include, St. Andrews Lodge, Number 619 F,and A. M. of which he was a past master, Springfield Chapter Number 48 Royal Arch Masons, Springfield Council Number 17 Royal Select Masons, Palestine Commandery Number 33 Knights Templar, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Antioch Temple Shrine of Dayton, Springfield Shrine Club. He is survived by one niece and nephew. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Irene (WOOSLEY) ZIRKLE, on February 28, 1982; they were married on June 9, 1920 and celebrated their 61st anniversary in 1981. He was also preceded in death by a sister Glenna McCAIN; a brother, Ralph Edward ZIRKLE who was a pianist and teacher in Springfield for 50 years. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. Masonic services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Memorial Home with Rev. Dr. Dean A. ELAM officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the memorial fund at the church.

JOHNSON, KUHNS, SCHEFFEL, TUSTISON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 7, 1989

John D. Kuhns, 89, formerly of 2133 Oak Knoll Drive and presently of Oakwood Village died 7:50 a.m. Sunday, February 5, 1989 in Community Hospital after a brief illness. He was born September 30, 1899, in Dayton, Ohio, the son of William Jesse and Martha C. (SCHEFFEL) KUHNS. He was former owner of Kuhns Concrete Company. He was a member of First Lutheran Church for over 50 years and was a graduate of Wittenberg University in 1921 where he was a cheerleader. He was a member of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity and received the prestigious 1914 Alumni Award. He later served on the Wittenberg Board of Directors and was the second recipient of the Medal of Honor in 1976. He was also a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Architectural Engineering and received a membership in the Tau Beta Pi Honorary Scholarship Fraternity. He was one of the earliest radio broadcasters for W.B.Z in Boston. He was a member of the Professional Society of Engineers and was a member of H. S. Kissell Number 674 F. & A. M. of which he served as Past Master, other Masonic orders include Shawnee Chapter Number 237 R.A.M., Springfield Council Number 17 R. & S.M. and Palestine Commandery Number 33 Knights Templar of which he served as Past Commander. He was also a member of the Valley of Dayton Scottish Rite and was given the honor of becoming a 33rd Degree Mason. He served on the Board of Directors of Community Hospital, Board of Directors of the Springfield Cemetery Association which operates Ferncliff Cemetery, Board of Directors of the Springfield A.A.A. He was a member of the Springfield Rotary Club, Springfield Country Club of which he served as Past President of the Board of Directors, Van Dyke Club, University Club, Sons of American Revolution George Rogers Clark Chapter, and the Young Mens Literary Club. He also served on Board of Directors of the First National Bank. He is survived by his wife Margaret (TUSTISON) to whom he was married in 1928; two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia Ann and Ralph McCORMICK, of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Nancy E. and Pastor Hobert JOHNSON, of Lakewood, Ohio; one brother, Richard, of Bayfield, Wisconsin; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one sister, Mildred; one brother, Reade; and a granddaughter. Friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in the Littleton Funeral Home with H.S. Kissell Lodge Services to be held at 7 p.m. Services 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the First Lutheran Church with the Rev. Larry Donner and Rev. Lawrence T. Rugh officiating. Burial in Ferncliff Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Wittenberg Univeristy of First Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.

BARBER, DEVER, HATTON, JOHNSON, NELSON, OSBORN, POWELL Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 7, 1989

 Bertha Aileen Nelson, 76, of Fairborn, passed away Saturday, February 4, 1989 in the Villa Fairborn after an extended illness. A former Springfield resident, she was born May 23, 1912 in Pike County, Ohio, the daughter of George H. and Hanna (POWELL) DEVER. She was a member of Veterans of Foreign War Arkenburg-States Unit 6861 Ladies Auxiliary, Fairborn and is survived by husband, Arthur E.; three daughters, Loretta June BARBER of Portsmouth, Ohio, Sara Ann HATTON of Columbus, Eugenia Alene JOHNSON of Xenia; 13 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; one sister, Dorothy OSBORN of Joplin, Missouri. Family will receive friends Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. in the Belton Funeral Home, Fairborn, where funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10 a.m. with Rev. Gary Stumbo officiating. Burial will be in the Bryon Cemetery. Family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Diabetes Association, Dayton Area, 184 Salem Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45406

KEATON, WILSON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, February 8, 1989

Paris "Jerry" Keaton, 62, of 1841 North Belmont Avenue, died in Community Hospital at 2:52 a.m. Tuesday, February 7, 1989 following three weeks illness. He was born June 12, 1926 in Circleville, Ohio the son of Paris J. and Thelma (WILSON) KEATON and had been a Springfield resident for over 30 years. Mr. KEATON served in the United States Army for 22 years and retired from Cooper Energy Service following 22 years service and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Number 397 and VFW Post 1031. He is survived by his girlfriend, Avonelle May of Springfield; his nephew, Ronald KEATON of Dayton; and several other nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia "Betty" KEATON in December 1987. Friends may call from noon until 2 p.m. Thursday in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Memorial Home with Rev. Fred Newsome officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park with full military honors.

PRATER, SCHAFFER, STRICKLAND Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 10, 1989

Lorena PRATER, 87, formerly of Springfield died at 8 p.m., Wednesday, February 8, 1989 in Miami Valley Hospital. She was born February 20, 1901, in Hardin County,the daughter of James F. and Emma (SCHAFFER) McGINNIS. She was a member of the Maranatha Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Paul O. PRATER, with whom she made her home, and H. Eugene PRATER, Indian Lake; three grandsons, Robert C., Paul E. and Bruce E. PRATER; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Silas, in 1976; and several brothers and sisters. Her body was taken to the Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home where friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Friday. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home, with Rev. Dwight STRICKLAND officiating. Burial will be in McDonald-Fairview Cemetery.

CROUSE, DINGES, DOLWICK, LUTTRELL, STOTLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 12, 1989

Harry S. Luttrell, 80, of Fairborn, Ohio, formerly of Springfield, died in the Ohio Pythian Home at 5:55 a.m Saturday, February 11, 1989 following five weeks of illness. He was born on January 22, 1909 in Xenia, Ohio the son of Clark and Rosa (DOLWICK) LUTTRELL. Mr. LUTTRELL retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base in 1973 following 331/2 years of service. He was a member of Abiding Christ Lutheran Church in Fairborn, and a former member of Faith Lutheran Church in Springfield, where he was a Sunday School teacher for the Junior Boys and a member of the Church Council. He also belonged to the Fairborn National Association Retired Federal Employees and the Dayton Railway Historical Society. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Jennie Pearl (CROUSE) LUTTRELL; two daughters, Judith and Jane LUTTRELL, both of Fairborn; one brother, Earl LUTTRELL; two sisters, Mrs. Ruth DINGES and Mrs. Dorothy STOTLER, all of Winchester, Virginia; several nieces and nephews. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 6-8 p.m. Monday. Private services will be held with burial in Enon Cemetery.

COLER, HEINZ, RAY, WILKINSON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 14, 1989

Mayme L. Coler, 88, of South Charleston died Sunday, February 12, 1989 in Hospitality Home East in Xenia at 6:30 p.m. She was born in Fayette County, Ohio September 14, 1900, the daughter of Clinton and Margaret (HEINZ) RAY and had been an area resident most of her life. She was a member of the South Charleston United Methodist Church, the Women's Christian Temperance Union, and Anna Gilbert Chapter Number 490 Order of Eastern Star. She was a retired cook from the Southeastern School District. She is survived by one sister, Mrs. Kenneth (Clara) WILKINSON, Centerville, Ohio; three nieces; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester in 1953; and one brother, Willis Ray in 1987. Friends may call in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, South Charleston, Tuesday from 4-6 p.m., with Eastern Star Services being conducted at 6 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will follow in South Solon Cemetery.

MOORE, NEEDLES, PARK Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, February 17, 1989

 Raymond D. Needles, 82, of 2100 East High Street, died Wednesday, February 15, 1989 at 11:25 a.m. in Community Hospital. He was born September 28, 1906 in Springfield, the son of John W. and Luella (MOORE) NEEDLES. He was a retired general foreman from Navistar. He was a member of Anthony Lodge 455 F. and A. M., Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton, High 12 Club, Retired Supervisors Club, Lagonda United Methodist Church, Lagonda United Methodist Choir, and the Liedertafel Club. He is survived by his wife, Thelma; a daughter and son-in-law, Dolores and Jack PARK, of Springfield; two brothers, Lieutenant Colonel Retired Floyd L. NEEDLES, of Enon; grandson, Douglas PARK; two great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephew. He was preceded in death by a brother, John. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home 5-8 p.m. Friday, where services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Brian Wood of Lagonda United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park. Anthony Lodge will hold services Friday at 7 p.m. in the funeral home.

BROWNE, BURKE, DESKI, HALL, HOVEY, LAUCHAR, LAUCHARD, OVERS, REAMS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 19, 1989

Joseph H. Lauchard, 75, formerly of Springfield, died Thursday, February 16, 1989 in St. Petersburg, Florida following a brief illness. He was born in Springfield, Ohio on February 8, 1914 the son of John and Mary (BURKE) LAUCHARD. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Springfield, a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army and a retired carpenter. He is survived by his wife, Mary (BROWNE) LAUCHARD of St. Petersburg, Florida; one son, Joseph R. of Springfield; one step-son, Donald REAMS of Circleville; two daughters, Rinda HALL of Springfield and Saundra HOVEY of Falls Church, Virginia; one brother, George (Rusty) of Springfield; one sister, Mary DESKI of Dayton; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his second wife, Ruth (OVERS) LAUCHARD and by two brothers, Robert and Jack. Friends may call in the Ingling-Williams Funeral Home, Springfield on Monday from 7-9 p.m. where funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Kenneth Baker officiating.

BYMASTER, LUDLOW, MOUNT, NAVE, NOLAN, SMITH, STEINHAUER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 26, 1989

 Warren Max Nave, 34, of 1520 Fulton Avenue, died at 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 24, 1989 in Community Hospital. He was born on July 3, 1954 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Max and Marianne (LUDLOW) NAVE and had lived in Springfield all of his life. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, the American Airplane Modeling Association, and the Springfield Airplane Modeling Association. At the age of 16, he was the Countywide Chairman for the Teen Age Program (T.A.P.) for the Clark County National Foundation of the March of Dimes for Fight Against Birth Defects. Maxie had his own band called "Max NAVE and the Starlite Express". He is survived by his wife, Lisa Annette (NOLAN) NAVE; a daughter Melissa Ann NAVE; his mother, Marianne NAVE of Springfield; his father and step-mother, Max E. and Helen NAVE of Springfield; one brother, Douglas Eugene NAVE of California, one step-sister, Karen MOUNT of Springfield; two grandmothers, Hazel G. LUDLOW of Springfield and Carolyn L. NAVE of Springfield; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Friends may call at the Jackson, Lytle & Coffman Funeral Home, Springfield from 6-8 p.m. Monday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 28, under the direction of Rev. Joackins Wilch of Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery. The family requests that contributions be made to the March of Dimes Birth Defects or the Trinity Lutheran Church Living Flower Fund. Serving as pallbearers will be Douglas NAVE, Ronald NAVE, Roger LUDLOW, Robin SMITH, John STEINHAUER, and Earl BYMASTER.

CRABILL, DUNN, EVILSIZOR, GERHARDT, GROSSMAN, NEVIUS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, February 26, 1989

Sherwood Ferris GERHARDT, 90, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, February 25, 1989 in Veteran's Hospital, Dayton. He was born in Springfield, Ohio on July 28, 1898, the son of Dan and Lulu (DUNN) GERHARDT. He was a member of the Bowlusville United Methodist Church, was a retired carpenter, and also engaged in farming. He was a member of the Springfield IOOF Lodge Number 33 for 28 years and a member of the Lalmein Sanctorium No 122. Survivors include three sons, Kyle and his wife Ruth, Eugene and his wife Mary, Wayne and his wife Helen, all of Springfield; 10 grandchildren; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife Eleanor and by his second wife Esther (EVILSIZOR) NEVIUS ; also two sisters, Katherine CRABILL and Esther GROSSMAN , and a brother David. His body was taken to the Jones-Kenney-Zechman funeral home where friends may call from 5?8 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home conducted by Rev William Stover. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. IOOF Lodge 33 will hold services at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bowlusville United Methodist Church.

ADKINS, BARNETT, BOAZ, BONFIGLIO, CARTER, CAUDILL, FERGUSON, HOBERTY, KALHER, KRESS, WARREN, YOAKUM Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 28, 1989

Sarah Alice Boaz, 73, of 9530 East Alondra Boulevard, Bellflower, California, where she had resided since 1968 with her daughter, grandson and Fred BARNETT, died at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, February 25, 1989 in her residence. She was born June 12, 1915 in Sandy Hook, Kentucky, the daughter of Alvin and Vesta (CARTER) CAUDILL. Mrs. BOAZ was a member of the Nazarene Church in Highland Park, California. She is survived by six children, William CAUDILL of Springfield, Jeanette BONFIGLIO of Whittier, California, Jeannine HOBERTY of Springfield, Romona WARREN of Springfield, Bonnie KRESS of Pineville, Louisiana, Michael ADKINS of Springfield; four brothers, Earsil CAUDILL of Kentucky, Lonnie, Virgle, Rudolph CAUDILL all of Springfield; three sisters, Ilene FERGUSON, Carrie KALHER, and Annafaye YOAKUM all of Springfield; 16 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday and 5-7 Thursday in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the Memorial Home. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

BEINHOWER, BRUNEY, KIDWELL, MYERS, NORMAN, WEST Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, February 28, 1989

Hazel W. Kidwell, 84, of South Vienna, died Monday, February 27, 1989, at 8:28 a.m. in Community Hospital. She was born January 1, 1905, in New Moorefield, Ohio, the daughter of Clark and Gertrude (NORMAN) WEST. She was a retired cosmetician from Wren's Department Store with 26 years of service. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church, a member of Norris Chapter O.E.S., and the White Shrine of Jerusalem. She was also a member of the Ohio Valley Doll Collectors Club. Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd (Patricia) MYERS, of Springfield; three nephews; one niece; several great nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Guy, in 1971; and by two sisters, Bertha BRUNEY and Edith BEINHOWER. Friends may call in the Littleton Funeral Home on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. O.E.S. services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. William J. Bordonaro of the Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church officiating. Interment in Rose Hill Burial Park. If desired, contributions may be directed to the Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church.

BROWN, FAMBRO, FLOWERS, SNEAD Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 7, 1989

Mayso Brown, 89, of 337 Chestnut Avenue, died Saturday morning, March 4, 1989 in Villa Springfield Care Center. He was born November 16, 1899, in Brundidge, Alabama, a son of Columbus and Mattie (SNEAD) BROWN. Mr. BROWN was a retired employee of the Wickam Piano Plate Company. He was a member of the St. John Missionary Baptist Church and the K of P Lodge. He is survived by his loving wife, Mary E. BROWN; one daughter, Margaret; a devoted nephew, Columbus BROWN, of Portsmith, Virginia; a devoted niece, Eunice FLOWERS, of Detroit, Michigan; two grandchildren, Nichole BROWN and Tashanna FAMBRO; and a number of nieces and nephews. Friends may call in the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. where K of P Lodge services will be held at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the St. John Missionary Baptist Church with the Dr. Jacob L. Chatman officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery.

BAILLIE, ROMMEREIM Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 8, 1989

Scott James Baillie, 21, a Wittenberg University Sophmore, died Friday, March 3, 1989, as a result of an auto accident. He was born November 22, 1967, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the son of James H. and Jeanne (ROMMEREIM) BAILLIE. He is survived by his parents, of Frankfort, Germany; a brother, Sean M. BAILLIE, of Frankfort, Germany; paternal grandmother, Arlyne M. BAILLIE, of Phoenix, Arizona; maternal grandparents Curtis L. and Lee B. ROMMEREIM, of Beresford, South Dakota; material great grandmother, Emma ROMMEREIM, of Beresford, South Dakota; and by a numberof aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends may call in the Wass Home for Funerals in Beresford, South Dakota from 6-8 p.m., Monday, March 14, 1989. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in Romsdahl Lutheran Church in Beresford, South Dakota, with the Rev. David Ullery of All Saints Lutheran Church in Worthington, Ohio officiating. Burial will follow in Romsdahl Cemetery, in Lincoln County, South Dakota. Memorial contributions may be made to the Scott J. BAILLIE Memorial Fund, c/o Wittenberg University. The family is being served locally by the Littleton Funeral Home.

BLACK, FIELDS, RIVERS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 9, 1989

Raymond G. Black Sr., 66, of Springfield, died at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 1989 in Community Hospital. He was born in Winchester, Ohio, February 1, 1923 the son of Edgar and Edna (McCELLAND) BLACK Sr. He served in the United States Army during World War II in the European Theatre. He was a former member of the Auburn Lutheran Church. He was a former employee of the Springfield New-Sun and the Springfield Bus Company. Survived by his wife of 43 years, Marjorie (FIELDS) BLACK; three sons, Raymond Glenn BLACK Jr. of Springfield, Karl Roger BLACK of Springfield, Gary Howard BLACK of Vandalia; two granddaughters, Angie and Tina BLACK; a sister, Edythe RIVERS of Vermont; several aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul BLACK and Edgar BLACK Jr. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. Rev. Ivan Grooms will officiate a graveside service at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, 1989 in West Union Cemetery in Adams County. Memorial contributions may be made The Diabetes Association or the Springfield Paramedics.

BAKER, BLACK, DAUGHERTY, EATON, HALE, LEE, SNAPP Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 10, 1989

Mary Ellen Black, 59, of Walton, Kentucky, formerly of Springfield, died March 6, 1989 at 9:15 p.m. She was born June 4, 1929, the daughter of the late Dan and Opal SNAPP. She is survived by her husband, Earl; two sons, John W. EATON and James G. EATON; one daughter, Catherine LEE; one brother, James, of Springfield; three sisters, Evelyn HALE, of Dayton, Betty DAUGHERTY, of Lodi, Ohio and Eleanor BAKER, of Loveland, Ohio. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in Glen Haven Chapel with Rev. Raymond Moore officiating.

ANDERSON, MCDONALD, STEWART, WICKLINE, WILSON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 10, 1989

Page 22. John H STEWART, 79, of South Vienna, died at 7:04 pm Wednesday, March 8, 1989 in Community Hospital following a short illness. He was born in Symmes Township, Lawrence County, Ohio, March 12, 1909 the son of William Harlan and Madie Edith (WILSON) STEWART. He was a graduate of Plattsburgh High School, a former member of Tremont Methodist Church, North Hampton Lions Club and Clark County Farm Bureau. He retired from the United States Navy as an Aviation Chief Machinist Mate and retired Air Craft Mechanic from Wright Patterson Air Force Base. He is survived by four children, Beth STEWART of San Diego, California. Bill and Vickie STEWART of Enon, Ohio, Barbara and Wendell WICKLINE of Springfield, Jim and Heather STEWART of Memphis, Tennessee; three sisters, Nellie STEWART of Ironton, Marion MCDONALD of Rushville, Ohio, Ethel ANDERSON of Clearwater, Florida; five grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy E STEWART in 1966. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 7-9 pm Friday. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm Sunday in the Phillips Funeral Home, Ironton, Ohio. Burial will be in the Stewart Family Cemetery in Lawrence County. Memorial contributions may be made to the South Vienna Paramedics.

HATTER, RISCH, SPELLMAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 10, 1989

Page 22. Fred J HATTER, Jr, 65, of 14151 Schiller Street, died Thursday, March 9, 1989 at 3:30 am in Mercy Medical Center after two years of failing health. He was born February 22, 1924 in Springfield, the son of Fred and Jeannette (RISCH) HATTER. Mr HATTER was a stock expeditor at Navistar before retiring July of 1986 after 40 years of service. He was a veteran on World War II serving with the Air Force, a member of VFW Post 1031, American Legion Post 601, and Local 402. He is survived by his wife, Grace; two daughters, Mrs William (Tana) SPELLMAN, of Urbana, and Miss Tracy HATTER, at home; a son, Jerry, of Springfield; two brothers, Jack and George, both of Springfield; [rest of obituary is missing]

BLAZER, CHANEY, CUSHMAN, GREENE, KING, OGG, OTSTOT, WEAVER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 11, 1989

 Helen May Ogg, 88, of St. George Place, died Thursday, March 9, 1989, in her residence following a prolonged illness. She was born March 3, 1901 in Woodstock, Ohio, the daughter of Charles W. and Alverna (GREENE) CUSHMAN. She was a graduate of Woodstock High School and a member of the Union United Methodist Church. She retired in 1966 with 18 years of service as a Matron for the Clark County Juvenile Detention Center. She was a member of the Daughters of America, Home City Council for many years. Survivors include three daughters and son-in-laws, Alice and John OTSTOT, Faye and Richard WEAVER and Ruth and Richard KING, all of Springfield; eight grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Nina BLAZER, of North Lewisburg and Lois CHANEY, of Woodstock; and a sister-in-law, Margueritte CUSHMAN of Urbana. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde, in August of 1947; one son, Robert, in October of 1933; a sister, Rena; and two brothers, Frank and Bailey CUSHMAN. Friends may call Sunday from 5-8 p.m. in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Services will be held in the funeral home Monday at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Al Towberman officiating. Interment will follow in Woodstock Cemetery, Woodstock, Ohio. The family suggest that memorial donations may be directed to the American Cancer Society, Clark County Chapter. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

HALLEY, LOHNES Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Sunday, March 12, 1989

Paul E. Lohnes, 90, of Ames, Iowa, and a former Springfield resident, died there at 4 p.m. Friday, March 10, 1989 following several years of failing health. He was born in Springfield, Ohio on November 25, 1898 the son of William and Anna (HALLEY) LOHNES and resided here most of his life. He had been employed as the plant manager for the Electric Auto Lite Company for over 20 years, retiring in 1957. He was a former member of the First Lutheran Church, St. Andrews Lodge Number 619 (F & A. M.), and was active in the Boy Scouts for a number of years. He is survived by one son, Robert A. of Ames, Iowa; two grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty L. in 1980 and five brothers. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Monday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Rev. Lawrence T. Rugh officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to First Lutheran Church.

BUCK, DUTTON, SMITH, TOSSEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 14, 1989

Buelah F. TOSSEY, 88, of Villa of Springfield, died at 6:53 p.m. Sunday, March 12, 1989 following one year of failing health. She was born December 31, 1900 in Wells County, Indiana, the daughter of A.J. and Dolly (DUTTON) SMITH and had been a Springfield resident since 1934. Mrs. TOSSEY was a member of Cavalry Baptist Church, Norris Chapter Number 426 Order of Eastern Star, Blue Star Mother, and the Grandmothers Club. She is survived by three sons, Joseph C. TOSSEY and his wife, Orpha of Enon, James F. TOSSEY and Edward A. TOSSEY both of Springfield; nine grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; one niece. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe E. TOSSEY, in 1979. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Memorial Home with Rev. Donald BUCK officiating. Interment in Rose Hill Burial Park.

LOUGH, SYVERSON, TRACEY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 15, 1989

Walter L. "Bud" Lough, 69, of Baltimore, Maryland, died at 10 p.m. Monday, March 13, 1989 in the Meridian Nursing Home, Catonsville, Maryland following two and half years of failing health. He was born in Springfield, Ohio, April 19, 1919 the son of Everett and Virginia (TRACEY) LOUGH Sr. He attended the Hillside Avenue Church of God before moving to Maryland in January in 1985. He is survived by a son, Terry LOUGH of Severville, Tennessee; one daughter, Barbara SYVERSON of Baltimore, Maryland; one sister, Anne Marie Brown of Springfield; nine grandchildren; one great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean LOUGH in 1986; one brother and one sister. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home on Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.Friday in the Memorial Home with Rev. Carl Reynolds officiating. Interment will be in Rose Hill Burial Park.

BABCOCK, HULING, KLING, LANDEL, SHARP Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Saturday, March 18, 1989

Laura L. Kling, 96, of Patrick Road died Wednesday, March 15, 1989 in her residence following several years of failing health. She was born October 17, 1892 in Amherst, New York the daughter of George and Emma (HULING) LANDEL. Mrs. KLING was a former resident of Punta Gorda, Florida and homemaker for forty years before moving to Springfield. Survivors include her daughter, Virginia SHARP of Springfield; four grandchildren, Linden and wife, Susie SHARP, of Piqua. Ohio, Stuart and wife, Nancy SHARP of Appleton, Wisconsin, Wisconsin, Laura and Bruce BABCOCK, of Charleston, South Carolina, and Steven SHARP, of Springfield; seven great grandchildren; and one brother, Myron LANDEL, of West Brookfield, Massachusetts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy P. KLING, in August of 1964; four sisters; and three brothers. Friends may call Sunday from 1-2 p.m. in the Woods-Allgier Funeral Home. Services will be held in the funeral home at 2 p.m. with Rev. E. James Dickey of High Street United Methodist Church officiating. Her body will be taken to Punta Gorda, Florida for interment in Charlotte Harbor Cemetery.

HARRIS, KINNAIRD, OWEN, SANGER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 20, 1989

Darlene Duayne Owen, 49, of 2411 Beatrice Street, died Friday, March 17, 1989 at 3:15 p.m. in her residence as a result of a house fire. She was born on November 6, 1939 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of DeMarco and Marie (SANGER) HARRIS. She is survived by her husband, Gerald R., Sr.; her father of South Vienna and her mother of Delaware, Ohio; one daughter, Tonya KINNAIRD of New Carlisle; one son, Gerald R. Jr. (Rick) of Springfield; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Clarence and Edna OWEN of Springfield; nine sisters; three brothers; six grandchildren. Arrangements will be held at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to the Springfield Paramedics.

HARRIS, KINNAIRD, OWEN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 20, 1989

Ralena L. Owen, 26, of 2411 Beatrice Street, died Friday, March 17, 1989 at 3:15 p.m. in her residence as a result of a house fire. She was born on August 17, 1962 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of Gerald R. and Darlene D. (HARRIS) OWEN, Sr. She was employed by Johnsons Industrial Caterers. She is survived by her father of Springfield; one sister, Tonya KINNAIRD of New Carlisle; one brother Gerald R., Jr. (Rick) of Springfield; paternal grandparents, Clarence and Edna OWEN of Springfield; two nieces and four nephews. Arrangements will be held at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to the Springfield Paramedics.

BOLLINGER, COLLINS, CONRAD, GRAUBARTH, HACK, HUTCHINSON, ZELLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 21, 1989

Daniel A. Collins, 77, of New Carlisle, died Sunday, March 19, 1989 in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield. He was born in Trement City, Ohio and was a resident of New Carlisle for the past 45 years. He retired in 1972 after 32 years of service. Mr. COLLINS worked at Wright Patterson Air Force Base as a logistician for the Air Corps and later the Air Force Aircraft Program. He headed the Air Force Logistic Command Material Requirement Units and was at one time the Civilian Chief of the early automation of the logistics system. As head of the Logistics Command Requirements System, he was credited with many innovations that vastly improved the reliability and creditability of the support parts and equipment needs of the United States Air Force qualitative and quanitative support needs before the Chiefs of the Department of Defense in Washington, D.C. He was a member of Social Lodge Lena, Ohio (F & AM). Survived by his wife, Lorraine E.; three daughters, Jeanne ZELLER of Piqua; Mrs. Harry (Sally) GRAUBARTH of Centerville, and Kathy A. COLLINS of Columbus; a son, Daniel E. COLLINS of Tipp City; his mother, Jane HUTCHINSON COLLINS of Urbana; six grandchildren; a brother, Wilbur COLLINS of West Liberty; three sisters, Lucille BOLLINGER and Ollie CONRAD, both of St. Paris, and Ellen HACK of Bradenton, Florida. He was preceded in death by his father, Tandy A. COLLINS in 1957. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. in the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with masonic lodge services at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Charles R. Kirkpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Medway Cemetery. In lieu of usual remembrances, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.

BOLLINGER, COLLINS, CONRAD, GRAUBARTH, HACK, HUTCHINSON, ZELLER Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 21, 1989

Daniel A. Collins 77, of New Carlisle, died Sunday, March 19, 1989 in Mercy Medical Center, Springfield. He was born in Trement City, Ohio and was a resident of New Carlisle for the past 45 years. He retired in 1972 after 32 years of service. Mr. Collins worked at Wright Patterson Air Force Base as a logistician for the Air Corps and later the Air Force Aircraft Program. He headed the Air Force Logistic Command Material Requirement Units and was at one time the Civilian Chief of the early automation of the logistics system. As head of the Logistics Command Requirements System, he was credited with many innovations that vastly improved the reliability and creditability of the support parts and equipment needs of the United States Air Force qualitative and quanitative support needs before the Chiefs of the Department of Defense in Washington, D. C. He was a member of Social Lodge Lena, Ohio (F & AM). Survived by his wife, Lorranie E.; three daughters, Jeanne ZELLER of Piqua; Mrs. Harry (Sally) GRAUBARTH of Centerville, and Kathy A. COLLINS of Columbus; a son, Daniel E. COLLINS of Tipp City; his mother, Jane HUTCHINSON COLLINS of Urbana; six grandchildren; a brother Wilbur COLLINS of West Liberty; three sisters, Lucille BOLLINGER and Ollie CONRAD, both of St. Paris, and Ellen HACK of Bradenton, Florida. He was preceded in death by his father Tandy A. COLLINS in 1957. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. in the Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle with masonic lodge services at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Charles R. Kirkpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Medway Cemetery. In lieu of usual remembrances, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.

BLATTNER, BRIEN, BRUGGER, KAMBEITZ, REEB Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 21, 1989

Elizabeth M. Kambeitz, 94, formerly of Springfield, passed away at 12:19 a.m. Sunday, March 19, 1989 at Mount St. Joseph, Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born on May 28, 1884 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of John and Mary (O'BRIEN) REEB. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Catholic Ladies of Charity Council St. Joseph. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Martha and son-in-law, Joseph BLATTNER of Springfield and Sister Mary Bernadette SC. of Michigan; two grandchildren Mrs. Lisia BRUGGER and Alek BLATTNER, both Springfield; five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Her husband, Albert preceded her in death in 1981. Her body was taken to the Jones-Kenny-Zechman Funeral Home where friends may call on Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. Funeral mass will be sung at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph Catholic Church by Rev. Fr. Thomas Dorenbusch. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of Charity, Mount St. Joseph, Ohio 45051

DAVIS, OLWINE, SIMONTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 21, 1989

 Ada Mae OLWINE, 75, died at 2:30 a.m. March 20, 1989 in Ridgewood Nursing Home following three years of failing health. She was born in West Carrollton, Ohio on October 14, 1913, the daughter of Isaac and Elizabeth (DAVIS) SIMONTON. She was employed as a clerical worker for the Veterans Administration Hospital, Dayton for over twenty years. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Farmersville Chapter Number 155. She was a World War II veteran serving with the United States Army. Survivors include two brothers, Paul Richard SIMONTON of Springfield, and Harry F. SIMONTON of Columbus; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomes E.; and two brothers, Willard and Donald. Friends may call at the Conroy Funeral Home from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home with the Rev. John Wilson officiating. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

ALTHOUSE, BRADLEY, GRUNDTISCH, MCCLAIN, MOSSMAN, NEUHARDT, WHITTINGTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Tuesday, March 21, 1989

Mildred I. WHITTINGTON, 79, of 1300 Shrine Road passed away at 6 p.m. March 19, 1989 in Mercy Medical Center. She was born March 29, 1909 in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, the daughter of Edwin and Caroline (MOSSMAN) GRUNDTISCH. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. She was graduate of Upper Sandusky High School and attended Wittenberg and Bowling Green State University. She was a former elementary school teacher. She belonged to Elderly United and Amanda Order of Eastern Star, Number 4 in Crossville, Tennessee. Survivors include her husband, Roger L. WHITTINGTON; two daughters and sons in law, Mr. & Mrs. Fred (Shirley) NEUHARDT, and Mr. & Mrs. Robert (Carolyn) BRADLEY, all of Springfield: one sister Ruth MCCLAIN,: one brother, Glen GRUNDTISCH, both of Upper Sandusky; six grandchildren: three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one brother, Harvey GRUNDTISCH; and three sisters, Nellie and Marjorie GRUNDTISCH; and Edna ALTHOUSE. Her body was taken to Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home, where friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Chapel at Glen haven Memorial Gardens, with Rev. Bordonaro officiating. Interment in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.

BAKER, HENRY, HOLLAND, MAGGART, PYRON, YOAKUM Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 23, 1989

Minnie Belle 69, of 115 Lexington Farm Road, Union, Ohio died in St. Elizabeths Medical Center at 4:22 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, 1989 following several months illness. She was born in Tennessee, July 15, 1919 the daughter of George and Lector (HENRY) MAGGART. She is survived by her husband, Bert H. BAKER; three brothers, Felix and John MAGGART both of Tennessee and Elmer MAGGART of Brookville, Ohio; three sisters, Odelle PYRON and Molly HOLLAND both of Tennessee, Vallie YOAKUM of Brookville, Ohio; several nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Ferncliff Cemetery with Rev. Clyde Bowen officiating. The family is being served by the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home.

BLACKSHEAR, BUTLER, COX, HOLT, IRVIN, JORDAN, LYTLE, RAGLAND, WELLS Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 23, 1989

Louis L. Butler Sr. 75, of 1006 Heard Avenue, died at 5 p.m. Tuesday evening March 21, 1989 in Community Hospital. He was born May 23, 1913 in Springfield a son of Louis Thomas and Nellie E. (McCLURE) BUTLER. Mr. BUTLER was a retired employee of the Robbins and Myers Company and was a member of the Church of Jesus where he was senior deacon and also active in other church organizations. He is survived by four devoted sons, Rev. Louis D. BUTLER of Dayton, Charles LeRoy Russell BUTLER of Dayton, James Michael BUTLER of Suitland, Maryland, and John C. BUTLER of Springfield; seven devoted daughters, Carol J. HOLT of Dayton, Frances E. LYTLE of Forestville, Maryland, Linda L. BLACKSHEAR of Dayton, Betty L. COX of Toledo, Gladys A. RAGLAND and Carmen A. IRVIN both of Springfield, Lorna K. HOLT of Dayton; sister in law and husband, Gladys and Elder John E. JORDAN of Springfield; special niece Delores WELLS of Springfield; a number of other nieces and nephews; 42 grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary in October of 1982. Friends may call in the Church of Jesus Thursday afternoon from 3-9 with the family present from 7-9. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday in the Church of Jesus with Elder Cecil Pratt officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 343 West Perrin Avenune. Arrangements are being handled by the Robert C. Henry Funeral Home.

BOKMAN, BRANDYBERRY, CLEM, CULBERTSON, HARRISON, PRUITT Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Thursday, March 23, 1989

C.C. CLEM PRUITT, 85, died Tuesday, March 21, 1989 in Community Village, Columbus. Mr. PRUITT was a former president and chairman of the board of Fairfield National Bank in Lancaster, which he was associated with from 1950 till 1983. He was born in the Comanche Indiana Territory (Oklahoma) in 1903. Attended the Oklahoma University, Ohio State University, and graduated from Oklahoma State. He was a graduate of Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Rutgers University. Mr. PRUITT was a member of the Lancaster Country Club, Symposiarchs, Lancaster Rotary Club, and Elks Lodge. He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity, First United Methodist Church. Mr. PRUITT was active in many community affairs. Survived by his wife, Elizabeth (Betty); daughters, Mrs. William (Lynne) BOKMAN of Oswego, Illinois, and Hannah PRUITT of Springfield; three grandchildren, Elizabeth, Ann, and John BOKMAN; sisters, Dorothy CULBERTSON of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and Mrs. John (Jane) HARRISON of Colorado Springs, Colorado; several nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Frank E. Smith Funeral Home, Lancaster with Rev. Simeon BRANDYBERRY officiating. Family request memorial donations may be madeto the American Heart Association or charity of your choice.

CONN, MALLOY, NESBIT, STRAUB, VIET, ZIMMERMAN Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 24, 1989

Helen C. Conn, 93, of Springfield, died Wednesday, March 22, 1989 at 8:40 a.m. at the IOOF Home after a brief illness. She was born on June 9, 1895 in Springfield, Ohio the daughter of the late Henry and Sally (NESBIT) VIET. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by one niece, Edith MALLOY ZIMMERMAN, Sarasota, Florida; two great-nieces, Elizabeth Z. DeMOLL, Knoxville, Tennessee and Patricia CONN STRAUB, Orlando, Florida. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger CONN. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Ferncliff Cemetery with Pastor R. R. Garrett officiating. The family is being served by the Littleton Funeral Home.

BRADLEY, GREUNDITSCH, NEUHARDT, WHITTINGTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 27, 1989

 Shirley Ann Neuhardt passed into eternal life at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 25, 1989 after a lengthy illness. She was born on September 10, 1933 in Wyandot County, Ohio the daughter of Roger L. and Mildred I. (GREUNDITSCH) WHITTINGTON. She was a lifelong resident of Springfield, graduating from Springfield High School in 1951 and attended Wittenberg University. She was retired from the Ohio Bell Telephone Company on November 30, 1983 with over 28 years of service and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. Since retirement, she had been active in volunteer work delivering Meals On Wheels, working with children, and assisting in Highland School with Chapter 1 Reading. She was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church and Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. Survivors include her husband of 35 years, Fred; two sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth L. (Ginger) NEUHARDT and David W. (Katie) NEUHARDT; three grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, and Benjamin; her father, Roger L. WHITTINGTON; and a sister, Mrs. Robert (Carolyn) BRADLEY. She was preceded in death by her mother, two sisters, Barbara and Vickie, and one brother, James. Arrangements are being provided by the Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 1989. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, 1989 at Trinity Lutheran Church by Pastor Joachim Wilck. Her body will lie in state in the church sanctuary one hour prior to services. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Shirley loved helping children and in lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in her memory to the Scholarship Fund at Trinity Lutheran Church.

BRADLEY, GREUNDTISCH, NEUHARDT, WHITTINGTON Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Monday, March 27, 1989

Page 15. Shirley Anne NEUHARDT passed into eternal life at 5 p.m. Saturday March 25, 1989 after a lengthy illness. She was born on September 10, 1933 in Wyandot County, Ohio, the daughter of Roger L. and Mildred I. (GREUNDTISCH) WHITTINGTON. She was a lifelong resident of Springfield, graduating from Springfield High School in 1951 and attended Wittenberg University. She retired from the Ohio Bell Telephone Company on November 30, 1983 with over 28 years of service and was a member of Pioneers of America. Since retirement, she had been active in volunteer work delivering Meals on Wheels, working with children, and assisting in Highland School with Chapter 1 Reading. She was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church and Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. Survivors include her husband of 35 years, Fred; two sons and daughters in law, Kenneth L. (Ginger) NEUHARDT and David W. (Katie) NEUHARDT; three grandchildren, Jessica, Joshua, and Benjamin; her father, Roger L. WHITTINGTON; and a sister, Mrs. Robert (Carolyn) BRADLEY. She was preceded in death by her mother, two sisters, Barbara and Vickie; one brother, James. Arrangements are being provided by Jones-Kenney-Zechman Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 1989. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, 1989 at Trinity Lutheran Church by Pastor Joachim Wilck. Her body will lie in state in the church sanctuary one hour prior to services. Interment will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Shirley loved helping children and in lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in her memory to the Scholarship Fund at Trinity Lutheran Church.

ARMSTRONG, BROWN, BRYAN, FUNDERBURG, GROVES, LARIE, MOORE, REEDY Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 29, 1989

Effie Marie (Funderburg) Bryan, 91, passed away at 8:00 p.m. Monday, March 27, 1989 in the International Order of Odd Fellows Home, following an extended illness. She was born January 25, 1898 in New Carlisle, the daughter of Ira W. and Ida (ARMSTRONG) FUNDERBURG. She was preceded in death by her husband, Scott BRYAN in 1975; two sisters, Zorah LARIE and Jennie BROWN; and two brothers James and George FUNDERBURG. Survivors include one daughter, Virginia REEDY and one grandson, James T. REEDY, both of Springfield; three great-grandchildren; two nieces, Mrs. Harry (Priscilla) MOORE, Richmond, Virginia, and Winnifred GROVES, Springfield; and nephew, Donald H.LARIE, Columbus. Her body was taken to the Jones-Kenney- Zechman Funeral Home, where friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, with Rev. John Greening, Sr. officiating. Burial to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Clark County Branch.

DONNELLY, FORBECK, HOGAN, HUFF, KINNAN, NETTLEINGHAM, SCHEMEL, SUTTLES, VANCE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, March 29, 1989

Judy Lynn (Schemel) Kinnan, 46, of 366 Crab Apple Drive, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, died Tuesday morning March 28, 1989 at her residence after a lengthy illness. She was born March 26, 1943 in Ravenna, Ohio, the daughter of Howard and June (HOGAN) DONNELLY. She had worked as a private duty nurse. Judy is survived by her husband, David, a son, Billy and wife, Deena; a daughter, Karen and husband, Kevin HUFF all of Fairborn; a son, Jimmy of New York; daughter, Brenda at home; daughter, Laurie and husband, Don SUTTLES of Springfield; step son, Daniel of California; two grandchildren David SCHEMEL and Stevie VANCE; her mother, June of Fairborn; two brothers, Jack of Ravenna, Ohio, Dennis of Kettering; nieces and nephews, Jill, Andy, Kelly, and Marty; dear friends, Ella May NETTLEINGHAM of Fairborn, Dave and LaQuita FORBECK of Enon. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday in Trostel-Chapman Funeral Home, New Carlisle. Family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Burial at Park Cemetery, Garretsville, Ohio at the convenience of the family. Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of Dayton.

BOBB, BREWER, GREWELL, HUGHES, MOORE, OWENS, ROBISON, SAYLOR Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 31, 1989

Bueford Owens, 63, of 811 Broadway, died at 2 a.m. Thursday, March 30, 1989 in his residence. He was born in Boone, Kentucky, May 11, 1925 the son of James and Patricia (SAYLOR) OWENS. He was a retired employee of the Cascade Corporation. He is survived by his wife, Glenna (ROBISON) OWENS; two sons, Garold B. OWENS of Urbana, Raymond OWENS of Dayton; three step sons, David L. BOBB of Springfield, Ronald L. BOBB of Dayton, James E. BOBB of Springfield; one step daughter, Teresa Ann GREWELL of Urbana; four brothers, Powell OWENS, James OWENS, Herbert OWENS all of Indiana, Woodrow W. OWENS of New Carlisle; two sisters, Elizabeth MOORE of Florida, Janet HUGHES of Springfield; 10 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Albert and Christopher OWENS; two sisters, Cordelia MOORE and Daisy BREWER. Friends may call in the Austin Richards and Raff Memorial Home from 6-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral services will be held in the Memorial Home at 1 p.m. Saturday with Rev. Paul Nickell and Rev. Mark Riege officiating. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

BROWN, DEAN, EVILSIZOR, OLIVER, PEACE, RUNKLE Name of Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Friday, March 31, 1989

Pg 20. Myron E. BROWN, 79 of 303 Boyce St, Urbana, died Thursday, March 30, 1989 at 12:45 a.m. in Mercy Memorial Hospital. He was born Dec 12, 1909 in Clark Co, to Claude D and Almira (EVILSIZOR) BROWN . He was retired from Grimes Manufacturing and a member of their 25 year club. A member of Kingscreek United Methodist Church. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Richard (Margaret) RUNKLE of Austin, Texas, Mrs. Larry (Irene) PEACE of Cable, Mrs. James (Myra Lynn) OLIVER of Urbana; two sons, Lewis E and Ronald DEAN both of Urbana; nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn in 1986; one brother and three sisters. Funeral services will be held at 10: a.m. Saturday in the Walter?Schoedinger Funeral Home, Urbana. Burial will be in Kingscreek Cemetery. Friends may call in the funeral home Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.


Return to Clark Co. OH page

View ...



For questions about this page contact Sara J. Greer at sjgreer30@gmail.com or Janie M Whitty, our obituary coordinator at whittyfun@juno.com


Query, Surname, and Researcher pages managed by CCHelper, an application written by Patty Lindsay.