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GABOR, Joseph
WINTERSVILLE, OHIO: Joseph Gabor, 88, died April 20, 2006 at Trinity West. He was born December 21, 1917 in Brilliant, OH to Anthony Gabor and Elizabeth Foldie Gabor Kovach. He retired from the electronics department of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation, and served in World War II with the Air Force piloting P-38s over Burma. He attended the Wintersville U.M. Church, and was a member of the Steubenville-Weirton Amateur Radio Club. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Josephine R. Giusto Gabor; a daughter, Darlene (Robert) Woods of Wintersville; two sisters, Priscilla (Sam) Flohr of Bloomingdale, and Susie VanDaine of Texas; three brothers, Steve Kovach of Rayland, Louis Kovach of New Alexandria, and Frank Kovach of Steubenville; a granddaughter; and twin great-grandsons. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Charles Kovach and George Kovach. Interment was at Fort Steuben Burial Estates under the direction of Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home.

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GAINES, Amshiteria
HOLLAND, OHIO: Amshiteria Rivea Gaines, infant, died December 21, 1987 at Medical College Hospital. She is survived by her mother, Lilly Gaines; a brother, Trevin; and her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Gaines. Interment was at Forest Cemetery under the direction of Sherrill-Harden Mortuary.

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GANDEE, Nancy
COOLVILLE, OHIO: Nancy Kathleen Gandee, 83, died January 13, 2007. She was born July 9, 1923 in Wills Creek, WV to William and Othella Rucker Smith. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Susan Gandee of Coolville; three sisters, Betty Kittinger, Pat Humphries, and Phyllis Hunt; three brothers, Doyle Smith, Cue Smith, and John Smith; 3 grandsons; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Gandee; her parents; three sisters, Delcie, Dorothy, and Dessie; and two brothers, Howard and Bill. Interment was at the Coolville Cemetery under the direction of White-Schwarzel Funeral Home.

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GARBLINE, Esther
CORNING, OHIO: Esther Garbline, 92, died February 15, 2009 at her residence. She was born May 30, 1916 in Corning to James and Theresa Barrett. She was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church and the Eagles Ladies' Auxiliary in Corning. Survivors include two sons, Tom (Pat) Garbline of Corning, and Frank (Roberta) Garbline, Jr. of Columbus; six sisters, Geneva Morrow of Grandview, Rosie Hamrick of Columbus, Mary Hettick and Irene Toth, both of Corning, and Margie Mingus and Blanche Martin, both of Pickerington; a brother, James Barrett of Columbus; and her grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Garbline; her parents; a sister, Elizabeth Adams; and a brother, Joe Barrett. Interment was at Millertown-Oakwood Cemetery under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.

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GARCIA, Saundra
WEST CARROLTON, OHIO: Saundra Garcia, 66, died February 16, 2009. She was born June 12, 1942 in Richmond, IN to Harvell and Thelma Smith Glidewell. She worked in word processing at Dayton Power and Light, and also worked at Mead. She enjoyed computers. Survivors include her daughters, Krista Garcia of Xenia, Kendra and Rich Covington of New Vienna, and Evelia and Randy Sowash of Kettering; a sister, Mertha and Glen Dunn of Richmond; 2 grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents. Arrangements were handled by Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home.

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GARMAN, Coral
HILLSBORO, OHIO: Coral Ruble Garman, 89, died January 28, 2009. She was born June 28, 1919 in Highland County, OH to Harry and Zelline Beucler Ruble. She was a retired secretary for the Fosdick Machine Tool Company in Cincinnati with 22 years of service. She attended the First United Methodist Church, and was a member of the Highland County Senior Citizens. Survivors include a sister, Fern Ruble Brickweg of Cincinnati; three nieces; a nephew; her great-nieces and great-nephews; and her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Denver Garman; her parents; and a sister, Isabel Ruble McEwen. Interment was at the Buford Cemetery by Thompson Funeral Home.

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GASIOR, Ruthanna
SALEM, OHIO: Ruthanna J. Gasior, 76, died February 26, 2008 at her residence. She was born December 27, 1931 in Alliance to George and Helen McGowan Mordew. She was a lifetime Salem area resident. Survivors include two daughters, Jayme (Jeff) McNicol, and Pamela (Zeke) Zagotti of Salem; four sons, David Gasior of Salem, and Ronald (Tammy) Cable, Rodney (Laura) Cable, and Michael Cable, all of Arizona; a sister, Margaret Schneider of Lake Placid, FL; a brother, George Mordew of Salem; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother. Interment was at Highland Memorial Park under the direction of Brown Funeral Home.

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GAUGHAN, Kitty
AKRON, OHIO: Kitty Prunty Benner Gaughan, 79, died December 18, 1979. She was born in Ritchie County, WV. She had lived in the Akron area for over 50 years. Survivors include two sons, George and William Benner of Akron; two daughters, Peggy Kincaid of Hawthorne, CA and Janie Smith of Greeley, PA; a brother, Harold Prunty; three sisters, Marie Grimm, Wanema Wiblin, and Merle Kirma; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Bob Benner; a brother, Carl Prunty; and a sister, Leo Anderson. Interment was at a Catholic cemetery in Akron.

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GEARHART, Garnette
MAUMEE, OHIO: Garnette C. Gearhart, 84, died February 8, 1985 at St. Luke's Hospital. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Shirley Hites; and a brother, Donald Britton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard O. Gearhart. Arrangements were handled by Walter Mortuary.

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GEIS, Catherine
YELLOW SPRINGS, OHIO: Catherine Geis, 91, died July 28, 2004. She was born July 6, 1913 to Charles and Frances Kern Geis. She was a retired clerk for the Village of Yellow Springs. She attended St. Paul Catholic Church, and a member of the Catholic Ladies of Columbia. She is survived by her siblings, Betty and Charles Ryan of Yellow Springs, Helen and Richard Sill of Circleville, and Carl and Phyllis Geis of Ocala, FL; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother, George Geis. Services were held at St. Paul Catholic Church. Burial was at St. Paul Cemetery.

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GEPHART, Dorothy
GERMANTOWN, OHIO: Dorothy A. Gephart, 94, died January 24, 2008 at Carlisle Manor Health Care. She was born April 13, 1913 to Albert and Emma Zech Huffer. She was a retired cafeteria cashier for the Valley View Schools, and was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Survivors include a daughter, Susan (John) Witherspoon of Germantown; a son, Ted (Jean) Gephart of Germantown; 3 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd E. Gephart; her parents; two sisters; and four brothers. Interment was at the Germantown Cemetery by Arpp and Root Funeral Home.

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GERMEK, Gabrielle
CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OHIO: Gabrielle J. Germek, 94, died February 12, 2011 in Mentor. She was born in Vipava, Slovenia on March 3, 1916. She was a member of St. Gabriel Parish, the Legion of Mary, the Mission Circle, the American Slovenian Heritage Association, the American Slovene Women Union, and Paristava. She was the mother of Mary Anne (Dennis) Kriesen of Concord Township, John Germek of Cincinnati, and Paul Germek of Pensacola, FL; and the sister of Dora. She had 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril; a sister, Paula; three brothers, Stefan, Ivan, and Milka; and a granddaughter, Caroline Kriesen. Arrangements were handled by Brunner Funeral Home.

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GERST, John L.
CANFIELD, OHIO: John L. Gerst, 65, died October 11, 1979 at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center. He was born April 16, 1914 in Youngstown to Henry and Elizabeth Zwick Gerst. He was a retired partner of the Henry J. Gerst and Sons Sash Co. in Youngstown, and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of St. Michael's Church. Survivors include a brother, Robert of Canfield; and three sisters, Doris, Luella and Alice Gerst, all of Canfield. He was preceded in death by a brother, Alfred. Services were held at St. Michael's Church. Arrangements were handled by Lane-Williams Funeral Home.

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GIANVITO, Nina
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Nina Frances Beals Gianvito died September 12, 2006. She was born August 16, 1932. She was a singer and artist. Survivors include her children, Michele, Tony, Joe, Chris (Colleen), Rene and Mike; her sisters, Patricia Miller, Mary Stoughton and Theresa Robinson; 10 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Alma Beals; a sister, Jo Ann Thomas; and her brothers, Gerald, Harold, Paul and Don. Interment was at St. Joseph Cemetery by Maeder-Quint-Tiberi Funeral Home.

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GILBERT, Olin
TOLEDO, OHIO: Olin Lee Gilbert, 78, died June 7, 1961. He was born September 16, 1882. He was a retired upholsterer, and had owned the O.L. Gilbert Upholstering Company for 35 years. Survivors include his wife, Hulda Gilbert; a daughter, Orlena Walterscheid; two sons, Curtis W. of Barstow, CA, and Kenneth of Lambertville, MI; and his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three children. Interment was at Collingwood Cemetery under the direction of Boyer-Van Wormer Mortuary.

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GINGERICH, William M.
MIDDLEFIELD, OHIO: William M. Gingerich, 82, died February 4, 2011. He was born August 19, 1928 to Mahlon D. and Mahala Yoder Gingerich. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church, and was a lifelong resident of Middlefield. He enjoyed fishing. He is survived by his wife, Ella Weaver Gingerich; his children, Shirley (Ben) Detweiler of Mesopotamia, Marilyn (David) Miller of Horse Cave, KY, Robert (Susan) Gingerich of Munfordville, KY, Betty (Eli) Byler and Fannie (Eli) Detweiler, all of Garrettsville, and Dan (Emma) Gingerich, Jim (Sara) Gingerich, Jake (Elizabeth) Gingerich, Kathryn (Mahlon) Fisher, and William Gingerich, Jr., all of Middlefield; five siblings, Kathryn (Joe) Yoder, Sara (Jake) Detweiler, Dennis Gingerich, Betty (Al) Coblentz, and Mahlon (Sharon) Gingerich; 59 grandchildren; and 104 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and 2 grandchildren, Nathan and Alan Miller. Interment was at Yoder Cemetery by Best Funeral Home.

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GINNETTI, Rita
NORTH LIMA, OHIO: Rita M. Ginnetti, 82, died June 2, 2007 at Assumption Village. She was born January 27, 1925 in Youngstown to Michael and Rose Deniro Calzo. She worked as an elevator operator at the Union and Mahoning Banks. She attended St. Jude Church in Columbiana, and was a volunteer at the Sam Camens Center. Survivors include four daughters, Marianne (Paul) Burman of Boardman, Rita (Jim) Toland of Youngstown, Susan (Jeff) McCallister of Poland, and Betty (Jack) Thorne of New Waterford; a son, Dante (Amy) Ginnetti of Poland; a brother, Raymond Calzo of Austintown; a sister, Carmella Protain of Austintown; 11 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dante Ginnetti. Arrangements were handled by Fox Funeral Home.

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GITTENS, Augustine
TOLEDO, OHIO: Augustine Gittens, 65, died June 13, 2008. He was born January 12, 1943 in Liberia to James and Lucinda North Gittens. He worked in the automotive industry. Survivors include his wife, Winifred Redd Gittens; 10 children; 26 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Calvary Baptist Church. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Blanchard-Strabler Funeral Home.

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GLIME, Robert L.
LORAIN, OHIO: Robert L. Glime, 63, died May 3, 2005. He was born January 31, 1942 in Amherst, OH to Donald F. and Kathleen Shoup Glime. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, and was an expert rifleman. He enjoyed working on cars, growing roses, woodworking, and his dog, Snowball. Survivors include a son, Robert E. Glime of Lorain; two daughters, Ronda Meo and Bobbi Jean Schilens, both of Lorain; a sister, Audrey Witt of Lorain; a brother, James F. Glime of Lorain; 5 grandchildren; his nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents. Burial with military honors was at Maple Grove Cemetery in Vermilion under the direction of Schwartz-Spence and Boyer Home for Funerals.

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GOBLOWSKY, Father Ignatius
CLEVELAND, OHIO: Fr. Ignatius E. Goblowsky, 66, died May 23, 1955. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1919 in St. Joseph, MO. He was a professor of Latin, Greek and Hebrew at St. Mary Seminary in Cleveland. He had also served as pastor at St. John Church in Canton and St. Francis of Assisi Church in Youngstown. Services were held at St. Thomas Aquinas Church.

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GOINS, Mary
ZANESVILLE, OHIO: Mary F. Goins, 100, died December 23, 2008. She was born September 12, 1908 in Athens County to Henry and Lillie Tabler. She attended the Pentecostal Church of Christ in Zanesville. Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Betty Hodge; 5 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Goins; a son, Charles E. Hodge, Sr.; a stepson, Clyde Holbert, Jr.; and a granddaughter, Beverly Sue Hodge. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery by Burrell Funeral Services.

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GONZALES, Antonia
TOLEDO, OHIO: Antonia "Toni" Gonzales, 44, died January 6, 1979 at St. Vincent Hospital. She had served as a sacristan at St. Joseph Church for 6 years. Survivors include her husband, Jesse; a son, Michael; and her daughters, Theresa, Angela, Mary Louise, and Mary Katherine. Arrangements were handled by Coyle Mortuary.

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GREENFIELD, Morris
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Morris Greenfield, 67, died March 19, 1951. He was survived by two sons, Al of Columbus, and Ben of Detroit. Services and cremation arrangements were handled by Snider Funeral Home.

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GRINDSTAFF, Theresa
CAMBRIDGE, OHIO: Theresa F. Grindstaff, 77, died February 6, 2008 in Cambridge. She was born December 14, 1930 in Millfield to Lawrence Rutter and Kathryn Grabans Rutter. She enjoyed playing the guitar, singing, and writing poetry. She is survived by three daughters, Lorena Hunter of Coshocton, Terri McKane of St. Petersburg, FL, and Vera Marie (Jim) Davala of New Concord; a son, Jim (Brenda) Grindstaff of Akron; a sister, Iris McFarland of Canton; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 9 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; and four sisters. Burial was at Northwood Cemetery under the direction of Thorn-Black Funeral Home.

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GRUBB, Beverly
SUNBURY, OHIO: Beverly Ann Grubb, 57, died February 7, 2004 at her residence. She was a retired claims adjuster for Auto Owners Insurance. Survivors include her husband, Tony; a daughter, Renee (Tom) Sutton; two brothers, Steve (Karen) Stanek, and Greg (Christy) Rogers; a sister, Rhonda (Randy) Gammage; and her nieces and nephews. Arrangements were handled by Moreland Funeral Home.

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GUEST, Elease
BARBERTON, OHIO: Elease M. Guest, 90, died October 31, 2005 at Pleasant View Health Care Center. Survivors include a daughter, Barbara J. White of Barberton; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred. Cremation arrangements were handled by Eckard Baldwin Funeral Home. Interment was at Hillside Memorial Park.

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HAAS, Roger
PERRYSBURG, OHIO: Roger F. Haas, infant, died April 4, 1967 at Mercy Hospital. Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Haas; a sister, Lucinda; two brothers, Randolph and Scott; and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Westphal of Swanton, and Frank Haas of Perrysburg.

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HACKBARTH, Rosemary
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Rosemary E. Hackbarth, 85, died December 13, 2008 at Arlington Court. She was a retired secretary for the Columbus Public Schools. Survivors include her children, Patricia (Jim) Pechiney, Jim (Susan) Hackbarth, Nancy (Richard) Brown, and Susan (Mark) Kraus; 10 grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Hackbarth; and a daughter, Donna L. Smith. Services were held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Interment was at St. Joseph Cemetery under the direction of Maeder-Quint-Tiberi Funeral Home.

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HADLEY, Clifford E., Sr.
DEFIANCE, OHIO: Clifford E. Hadley, Sr. 73, died November 11, 1988 at Defiance Hospital. He was born July 6, 1915 to Elmer and Mary Roberts Hadley. He was an artist who specialized in wildlife paintings. He was a musician, and played jazz trumpet during the Big Band era. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, and was a member of the VFW. Survivors include a son, Clifford Hadley, Jr. of Norfolk, VA; a sister, Donna (Paul) Schultz; and two brothers, Merlin of Defiance, and Robert of Brookville, FL. Interment was at Richfield Township Cemetery under the direction of Mast-Mock-Hoffman Funeral Home.

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HAIDET, Ruth
ALLIANCE, OHIO: Ruth I. Haidet, 91, died December 6, 2002 at McCrea Manor. She was born March 21, 1911 in Neville Island, PA to Thomas E. and Bessie E. Heidler Walters. She retired from Alliance Manufacturing Company, and had been an Alliance resident most of her life. She attended St. Joseph Catholic Church, and enjoyed golf and bowling. She is survived by her husband, Lomar J. Dobe Haidet; two sisters, Mary Lou Hardy of Bowling Green, KY, and Jean Simpson of Glasgow, KY; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Robert J. Walters; and two sisters, Norma Burnett and Mildred Carter. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial was at Highland Memorial Park by Sharer-Stirling-Skivolocke Funeral Home.

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HALISCHAK, Anna
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Anna H. Halischak, 85, died January 7, 2003 at Mount Carmel East in Columbus. She was born July 20, 1917 in Mingo Junction, OH to the late Martin and Ann Waggoner Barrett. She was a retired hairdresser, and had worked at at the former Hub of Steubenville and Patrick's Salon. She is survived by two daughters, Karen A. Steele of Columbus, and Kathleen Halischak of Ann Arbor, MI; two sisters, Patricia Bruno of Mingo Junction, and Mary Giles of Reynoldsburg; and 2 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Halischak; three brothers, John, Martin, and George Barrett; and two sisters, Bernadette Hennebert and Catherine Barrett. Interment was at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Steubenville under the direction of Hoff-Shorac Funeral Home.

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HALLOCK, June
TOLEDO, OHIO: June S. Hallock, 41, died November 24, 1958 at Toledo Hospital. She was a former secretary for the R.G. Haley Co., and was vice-president of the Seaway chapter of the American Business Women's Association. She attended Trinity Episcopal Church. Survivors include her husband, Gaius. Arrangements were handled by Bennett Mortuary.

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HAMPU, Ioana
ALLIANCE, OHIO: Ioana Hampu, 103, died June 22, 2009 at the Bel-Air Care Center. She was born in Scorei, Romania on April 29, 1906 to Samoila and Paraschiva Vulcu Oancea. She came to Alliance in 1925, and gained U.S. citizenship in 1944. She retired from Alliance Manufacturing Co. with 22 years of service, and had been an Alliance resident for over 80 years. She attended St. Nicholas Romanian Orthodox Church, and was a member of the Romanian Union and League Society. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, canning, sewing and traditional Romanian crafts. She is survived by three children, Mary (William) Nutial and Violet (George) Jorney of Alliance, and Janice (Ronald) Corbi of Columbiana; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Hampu; three children, George Hampu, Andrew Hampu, and Elaine Harp; and her parents. Services were held at St. Nicholas Romanian Orthodox Church. Interment was at the Alliance City Cemetery under the direction of Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home.

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HANING, Alberta
NELSONVILLE, OHIO: Alberta Gail Haning, 85, died February 18, 2008. She was born May 31, 1922 in Nelsonville to Eugene and Ethel Courtney Brickles. She formerly worked at Hocking College, the A&P grocery store in Pomeroy, Milky's Service Station, and Whitmore's Greenhouse. She attended the Nelsonville First Christian Church. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Clyde Morris Haning; a daughter, Anita Joyce (Donald) Webb of Athens; a son, Gene Courtney (Nina) Haning of New Lexington; a sister, Ruth Jewell of Coal Grove; a sister-in-law, Pearl Haning of Piqua; a brother-in-law, Max (Maxine) Haning of Albany; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant child; her parents; a sister, Olive Smith; two brothers, Max E. Brickles and Robert A. Brickles; several in-laws; and several nieces and nephews. Interment was at Wells Cemetery with arrangements by Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home.

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HARGATE, Ethel
GIRARD, OHIO: Ethel M. Hargate, 84, died May 16, 1980 at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center. She was born December 18, 1895 in Garrett, PA to Andrew and Missouri Fritz McKenzie. She was a member of the First Christian Assembly. Survivors include two sons, Howard of Boardman, and Jack of Austintown; four daughters, Ruth Spagnola and Jean Laithwaite, both of Austintown; and JoAnn Marsh and Margueritte Gracan, both of Girard; two sisters, Leora Woods of Youngstown, and Ruth Yaist of Austintown; 25 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard. Arrangements were handled by Higgins Funeral Home.

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HARRISON, Howard
BIDWELL, OHIO: Howard Lee Harrison, 77, died September 8, 2008 at his home. He was born September 17, 1930 in Gallia County to Francis "Frank" and Clara E. Urwin Harrison. He was a retired truck driver. Survivors include his wife, Juanita Wheaton Harrison; four children, Sheena (Jeff) Lathey of Letart, WV, and Mark Harrison, Gregg Harrison, and Sherry (J.C.) Tetoff, all of Bidwell; two sisters, Emogene (William) Mangold of Huber Heights, and Frances (George) Sheets of Gallipolis; three brothers, Edgar (Dorothy) Harrison of Columbus, William "Bill" (Sandra) Harrison of Oregon, OH, and Irwin "Pete" (Ruth) Harrison of Sebring, FL; and 10 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Alta Eleanor Harrison, Audrey Harrison, and Mary Emma Harrison; and three brothers, Richard "Dick" Harrison, Russell "Kenny" Harrison, and Homer Clay Harrison. Interment was at Poplar Ridge Cemetery by Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home.

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HASCHAK, Mary
WALHONDING, OHIO: Mary Panchak Haschak, 95, died December 13, 2009. She was born April 28, 1914 in Guernsey County to John and Mary Panchak. She formerly worked at Hamilton Beach, and enjoyed baking and picking mushrooms. She attended St. Michael's Catholic Church. Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy (Tom) Muldoon of Rocky River, and Mary Ann (Steve) Tunder of Richfield, OH; a son, Andrew "Gene" Haschak of Walhonding; three brothers, George Panchak of Walhonding, Pete (Barbara) Panchak of Pleasant City, and Mike Panchak of Detroit MI; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Haschak; her parents; and seven siblings, Agnes, John, Nicky, Julie, Ann, Helen, and Sue. Services were held at St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Church. Burial was at Bethlehem Cemetery under the direction of Black-Epperson Funeral Home.

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HATMAKER, Roy
BROOKVILLE, OHIO: Roy Raymond Hatmaker, 80, died June 6, 2008. He held a degree in Tool and Die, and was a longtime employee of Universal Tool in Dayton. He was a member of the Moose Lodge. Survivors include three daughters and their spouses, Shirley (Dave) Leubke, Vickie (Henry) Jones, and Elaine (Dan) Hemmerich; two sons, Roy L. Hatmaker, and Joe (Ginny) Hatmaker; four sisters, Betty Onderko, Wilma Hall, Thelma Garrett, and Juanita Ledford; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a dear friend, Lois Back; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elaine; a brother, Edward; four sisters; his parents, Dan and Nellie Hatmaker; a nephew; and a niece. Entombment was at Royal Oak Mausoleum with arrangements by Gilbert-Fellers Funeral Home.

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HATT, Dorothy
ORRVILLE, OHIO: Dorothy E. Hatt, 86, died April 14, 2006 at Smithville-Western Care Center in Wooster. She was born May 28, 1919 in Orrville to John and Beulah Crites Roth. She retired from Wayne Manor, and was a member of Christ United Church of Christ. Survivors include her husband, Walter A. Hatt; two sons, Donald Hatt of Ashland and Robert Hatt of Wooster; a brother, John (Eleanor) Roth of Orrville; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a grandson. Interment was at Crown Hill Cemetery by Gresser Funeral Home.

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HAYDOCK, Myra
XENIA, OHIO: Myra Isabella Haydock, 98, died March 25, 2010. She was born October 20, 1911 in New Burlington, OH to Trevor and Isabella Hawkins Haydock. She retired from the Xenia School System. She taught 4th grade at Tecumseh Elementary, and also taught at schools in New Burlington and Spring Valley. She was a member of Faith Community United Methodist Church, and was a former member of the New Burlington Friends Church. She was a resident of the now-defunct town of New Burlington. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for over 70 years, and was also a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority. She was a former church pianist and organist. Survivors include four nephews, Joe Larkin of Glasgow, KY, John Haydock of Atlanta, GA, Thomas Haydock of Cape Coral, FL, and Lynn Larkin of Gainesville, FL; a niece, Frances Larkin of Hillsboro; her great-nieces and great-nephews; and other relatives and friends, including Jacque Knisley of Jamestown. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Eleanor Larkin and Marjorie Haydock; and a brother, Thomas Haydock. Interment was at New Burlington Cemetery with arrangements by McColaugh Funeral Home.

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HEAVENRIDGE, Ruth
WAVERLY, OHIO: Ruth W. Heavenridge, 86, died December 19, 1999 in Piketon. She was born March 10, 1913 in Loogootee, IN to Raymond and Adelia Wininger. She formerly worked at Western Electric in Indiana, and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. Survivors include a son, Jack L. Heavenridge of Waverly; 2 granddaughters; and 3 great-granddaughters. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewllyln Nelson Heavenridge; her parents; three sisters, Prentiss Keith, and Mildred and Doris Mitchell; and two brothers, Paul and Robert Wininger. Interment was at Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis, IN with arrangements by Boyer Funeral Home and Buchanan Mortuary.

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HEFNER, Dr. Robert A.
OXFORD, OHIO: Dr. Robert Arthur Hefner, 92, died March 3, 1985 in Oxford. He was a former chairman of the Zoology Department at Miami University, where he was also professor emeritus of zoology and curator of the Robert Arthur Hefner Zoology Museum. He was born April 24, 1892 near Lafayette, OH to John and Flora Growden Hefner. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I. He held a bachelor's degree from Ohio Northern University, as well as master's and doctoral degrees from Ohio State University. He was a science teacher at Lafayette High School and a biology instructor at Heidelberg College prior to joining the faculty of Miami University, where he eventually became the department chairman. At age 70, he was named professor emeritus, and assumed the curatorship of the Zoology Museum, a position he held until his passing. He and his first wife, Ilo, began the Silvoor Nature Preserve, which would eventually span 15 acres, and helped with the development of Hueston Woods State Park and Acton Lake. He was a member of the Ohio Wildlife Division Planning Board, and was inducted into the Ohio Conservation Hall of Fame. He was the recipient of an honorary doctoral degree from Miami University, and was a fellow and past president of the zoology section of The Ohio Academy of Science. He was a charter faculty member of Phi Sigma at Miami University, and was honored at that organization's 50th anniversary. He was a member and past president of the Kiwanis Club, a charter member of both the Oxford Rotary Club and the Butler County Torch Club, a fellow of the A.A.A.S., and a member of the American Genetic Association. He is survived by his wife, Zelma Seyler Hefner; and four children, Robert A. Hefner, Jr., Anna C. (Hefner) Veith, Elinor M. Hefner James, and John H. Hefner. He was preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children, Rowena Ilo Hefner; and a son, Frank Willis Hefner. Dr. Hefner's body was donated to the Medical College of the University of Cincinnati.

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HERNANDEZ, Justino M., Sr.
PERRYSBURG, OHIO: Justino M. Hernandez, Sr., 73, died July 5, 1972. Family members include his wife, Amelia Ferdin Hernandez; his children, Linda, Rey, Gloria and Justino, Jr.; four siblings, Agripina Hernandez, Paula Rocha, Maria Arellano and Angel Hernandez; and 3 grandchildren. Services were held at Grace United Methodist Church. Interment was at Fort Meigs Cemetery with arrangements by Witzler-Shank Funeral Home.

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HESS, Elsie
TOLEDO, OHIO: Elsie M. Hess, 70, died July 10, 1958 at St. Vincent's Hospital. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and past Royal Matron of the Christina Court of the Order of the Amaranth. She was past president of the Rayner Women's Relief Corps and active with the Past Presidents Club of Martha's Circle. She attended Eastminster Presbyterian Church. She was survived by her son, George, of Toledo. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery with arrangements by Eggleston-Meinert Mortuary.

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HETRICK, Gerald
OAK HARBOR, OHIO: Gerald A. Hetrick, 72, died in March of 1978. He was a retired electrician with the Sheller Globe Co. Survivors include his wife, Elsie Hetrick; two sons, Merlin and Paul; and two brothers, Vernon and Clifford. Interment was at Oak Harbor Union Cemetery under the direction of Robinson Mortuary.

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HICKS, Delmas
EDGERTON, OHIO: Delmas Hicks, 64, died December 28, 2007 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers in Bryan. He was born October 12, 1943 in Lackey, KY to Oakley and Dorothy Brown Hicks. He was a retired supervisor with the former Edgerton Metal Products. He enjoyed bowling, and was a member of the Butler Eagles. Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Cummins Hicks; two daughters, Della (Nathan) Miller of Bryan, and Ellen (Chris) Herman of Edgerton; a son, Robert (Camie) Hicks of Edgerton; his mother, Dorothy Hicks of Mousie, KY; four sisters, Bonnie Harrod of Mousie, KY, Barbara (Allen) Metcalf of Celina, and Pat (Ellis) Green and Buretta Handshoe, both of Kendallville, IN; four brothers, Chuck Hicks of Uniopolis, Marion (Marylin) Hicks of St. Marys, and Tim Hicks and Kenny Hicks, all of Mousie, KY; 11 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father; and an infant brother, Carmen Hicks. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery in Edgerton under the direction of Krill Funeral Home.

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HIIESALU, Heldur
DELPHOS, OHIO: Heldur Hiiesalu, 86, died March 29, 2007. He was born in Nursi, Estonia on January 4, 1921 to the late August and Ella Jaarman Tiiu Hiiesalu. He was a retired electrician for Lima Army Tank General Dynamic and Excello, and ran a Texaco station. He was a member of the Good Shepherd of the Deaf Lutheran Church of Toledo. He served with in the U.S. Army Labor Service Unit, and enjoyed photography, computers, and literature. He is survived by his wife, Lucille Schumm Hiiesalu; a sister, Erica Piirimagi of Tartu, Estonia; two brothers-in-law, Charles Schumm of Lima, and Herbert Schumm of Arizona; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Hiiesalu; two brothers-in-law, Jessee Crabtree and Fred Schumm; and a sister-in-law, Virginia Crabtree. Burial was at Walnut Grove Cemetery by Harter and Schier Funeral Home.

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HILL, Irene
TOLEDO, OHIO: Irene A. Hill, 89, died December 24, 1982 at Mercy Hospital. She was a retired school teacher, and was the first African-American teacher in the Toledo school system. Much of her career was spent at Gunckel School, and she also taught at Central Elementary School. She attended All Saints Episcopal Church, and was a member of the National Retired Teachers' Association, the Lucas County Retired Teachers' Association, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, the NAACP, and the Pan-Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association. There were no immediate surviving family members. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. L. Raymond Hill. Arrangements were handled by Dale Mortuary.

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HINKLE, Agnes
WEST ALEXANDRIA, OHIO: Agnes B. Hinkle, 97, died December 30, 2010 at her home. She was born October 29, 1913 in Preble County to Alfred and Mary Ozias Brubaker. She and her husband were farmers. She is survived by a sister-in-law, Dorothy Brubaker of West Alexandria; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley; her parents; and four brothers, Marcus Brubaker, Arthur Brubaker, Christian Brubaker, and John Brubaker. Services were held at Lower Twin Old German Baptist Brethren Church. Burial was at Sugar Grove Cemetery under the direction of Lindloff-Zimmerman Funeral Home.

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HOELSCHER, Elmer
NEW KNOXVILLE, OHIO: Elmer E. Hoelscher, 89, died November 12, 2007. He was born June 16, 1918 in New Knoxville to George and Anna Lammers Hoelscher. He was a retired welder and farmer. He attended the First United Church of Christ, and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He is survived by his wife, Martha Lammers Hoelscher; a daughter, Marsha Hayes of New Knoxville; a son, Jerry (Judy) of New Knoxville; 3 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three sisters, Esther Elshoff, Ruby Jauert, and Martha Schroer; and two brothers, Noah and Kermit. Interment was at Pilger Ruhe Cemetery under the direction of Vornholt-Miller Funeral Home.

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HOFFMAN, Glennis
POMEROY, OHIO: Glennis Harvard Hoffman, 82, died October 23, 2007. He was born September 13, 1925 in Chester, OH to George and Dena Pooler Hoffman. He retired from construction in Charleston, WV, and was a farmer. He was a member of the VFW. Survivors include two sons, Larry E. (Laverna) Hoffman of Pomeroy, and Ronald Hoffman of Charleston; two daughters, Connie Hoffman, and Paige (Richard) Garfield, all of Pomeroy; a sister, Thelma; 4 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Neiheisel Hoffman; his parents; and a sister. Interment with military honors was at Chester Cemetery by White-Schwarzel Funeral Home.

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HOLEWINSKI, Adeline
TOLEDO, OHIO: Adeline Holewinski, 75, died September 6, 1946. She was survived by her husband, John Holewinski; a daughter, Edith Minnette; a son, Guy Perkins; and a sister, Maude Collins. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery by Frank Gasiorowski Funeral Home.

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HOLLABAUGH, Susan
MAHONING COUNTY, OHIO: Susan Hollabaugh, 17, of Goshen Township, died October 15, 1969 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. She was born November 5, 1951 in Salem to Richard and Virginia Gordon Hollabaugh. She was a senior at West Branch High School, where she was a member of the band. She attended the First Christian Church. Survivors include her parents; a sister, Katherine; and a half-brother, Dennis. Arrangements were handled by Ickes Funeral Home.

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HOLLIDAY, John
LANGSVILLE, OHIO: John T. Holliday, 88, died January 14, 1999. He was born July 10, 1910 in Dexter to the late Wallace Benjamin and Hettie Bosworth Holliday. He retired from the Meigs County Highway Department. He was a member of Old Dexter Christian Church, and attended Temple United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation and the Grange, and was a former director of the Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Avanel Holliday of Langsville, and Raymond and Marilyn Holliday of San Diego, CA; a daughter and son-in-law, Norma Gail and Kenneth Wilcox of Middleport; a brother, Eugene Holliday of Charleston, WV; 8 grandchildren; and his great-grandchildren. Interment was at Standish Cemetery by Bigony-Jordan Funeral Home.

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HOOKWAY, Hilda
CRESTON, OHIO: Hilda L. Hookway, 92, died April 29, 2006 at Smithville-Western Care Center in Wooster. She was born March 4, 1914 in Rittman to Herbert and Grace Martin Adams. She formerly worked at the R.C. Can Company in Rittman, and was a member of the Creston Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed yard work, bird watching, and nature. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Fred and Betsy Hookway, and Robert and Emily Hookway, all of Creston; two sisters, Ida Mae Brickey of Rittman, and Pauline Houston of Wadsworth; two brothers, Herbert (Clara) Adams of Strongsville, and John (June) Adams of Smithville; 5 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 6 step great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; and a step great-great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Hookway; her parents; three sisters, Mary Iannarelli, Florence Macy, and Gertrude Steele; and a granddaughter, Robin Rinehart. Burial was at Canaan Cemetery under the direction of Murray Funeral Home.

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HOOTON, Sister Mary Veronica
GLENDALE, OHIO: Sr. Mary Veronica Hooton, 84, died November 11, 2009. She was born Mary Ellen Hooton on December 3, 1925. She was a former resident of Texas. She joined the Episcopal Community of the Transfiguration in Glendale in 1957; she had previously worked in occupational therapy. She ministered to children at the Bethany School and St. John's Home in Painesville, as well as to incarcerated youth in Puerto Rico. She served as administrator of St. Mary's Memorial Home. She enjoyed gardening, and tended the plants on the convent grounds. She also enjoyed landscaping, needlework, nature photography and flower arranging. Survivors include a brother, John Robert Hooton of Baton Rouge, LA; a sister, Betty Ann Ashworth of Taylor, TX; her nieces and nephews; her friends, and her religious community. Services were held at the Chapel of the Transfiguration. Arrangements were handled by Schaefer-Busby-Danner Funeral Home.

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HORDEN, Dr. Harold
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Dr. Harold Cecil Horden, 80, died January 8, 1979. He was a native of Middleport, OH. He was a retired dentist. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Horden; a daughter, Anne Half of McDonald; a son, William P. Horden of Houston, TX; two sisters, Gretta Horden of Columbus, and Phyllis Skinner of Pomeroy; 11 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Southeast Christian Church, and also at Rawlings-Coats Funeral Home in Middleport. Interment was at Riverview Cemetery.

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HORNISH, Glenn
DEFIANCE, OHIO: Glenn V. Hornish, 95, died December 19, 2007. He was born March 28, 1912 to John and Elizabeth Bishop Hornish. He was a graduate of International Business College, and was a the retired co-owner of Hornish Brothers Trucking. He was a member of Poplar Ridge Church of the Brethren for over 50 years, and served as a deacon, treasurer, and former Sunday School superintendent and teacher. He is survived by two sons, Allen (Linda) of Kenner, LA, and Paul of Apache Junction, AZ; three daughters, Susan (Frank) Hurtt of Defiance, Sharon Emrick of Williamston, MI, and Cynthia (Robert) Bradley of Warsaw, IN; a sister, Veulah LeFevre of Defiance; 12 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Becker Hornish; two brothers, Richard and Virgil; and two grandchildren. Services were held at Poplar Ridge Church of the Brethren. Burial was at Poplar Ridge Cemetery under the direction of Mast-Mock-Hoffman-Hanenkrath-Clevenger-Schaffer Funeral Home.

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HOUCHINS, Herman
TOLEDO, OHIO: Herman Houchins, 55, died September 11, 1950 at his residence. He was born in Hardin County. He was a retired yardman at Gulf Refining Co., and was a veteran of World War I. He was a member of the Moose Lodge. Survivors include his sons, Leonard of Milwaukee, and Rodney and Dale of Toledo; his daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Nowak and Beverly and Barbara Houchins, all of Toledo; his father, Ira Houchins, his mother, Mrs. Viola Jackson; and two sisters, Mrs. Alta Arthur, and Mrs. Ilo Gossard. Interment was at Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Worth Clegg Mortuary.

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HOWELL, Stanley
CELINA, OHIO: Stanley Lee Howell, 62, died August 21, 2005 at his residence. He was born March 29, 1943 in Mercer County to Clarence George and Marie Ellen Donovan Howell. He retired from Frantz Brothers, and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Survivors include his wife, Mary Jane Taflinger; his mother, of Celina; a sister, Jan (Wayne) Doner of Celina; two brothers, Larry (Cheryl) and C. David, all of Celina; and his nieces and nephews. Interment with military rites was at Swamp College Cemetery under the direction of Cisco Funeral Home.

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HOXWORTH, Mary
STRUTHERS, OHIO: Mary Etta Hoxworth, 85, died February 9, 1981 at her residence. She was born August 5, 1895 in Cleveland, TN to Henry and Nancy Hawkins Gates. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, the Daughters of America, and the Struthers Council. Survivors include three daughters, Frances Molchan of Youngstown, and Edna Tully and Hopey Melozzi, both of Struthers; three sons, Phillip of Struhters, Walter of Boardman, and Roy of St. Louis; a brother, Clifford Gates of Cleveland, TN; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burleigh. Arrangements were handled by Davidson-Becker Funeral Home.

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HUDA, Evelyn
HUBBARD, OHIO: Evelyn A. Huda, 79, died January 15, 2008 at Forum Health Northside Medical Center. She was born April 17, 1928 in Youngstown to Samuel and Adeline Ramun Cercone. She was a retired hairdresser, and had been self-employed in addition to working at various area salons. She was a graduate of Lewis, Weinberger and Hill School of Cosmetology. She was a member of St. Patrick Church, and attended daily Mass at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown. She enjoyed dancing, drawing, bowling, golf, and playing cards. She is survived by two daughters, Adele A. (Raymond) Scharsu, and Harrise M. (Charles) Morosky, both of Hubbard; two sons, Randall J. Huda, and John J. "Jay" (Grace) Huda III, all of Hubbard; a brother, Joseph P. (Dora) Cercone of Boardman; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Huda, Jr.; a son, Anthony D. Huda; her parents; and a sister, Antonette Sutton. Services were held at St. Patrick Church. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery by Kelley-Robb Funeral Home.

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HUDSON, Beverly
OREGONIA, OHIO: Beverly A. Johnson Hudson, 66, died May 27, 2010 in Florence, KY. She was born August 28, 1943 in Cincinnati to James and Mavis Parman Johnson. She retired from Advics, Inc. She held a bachelor's degree in accounting from Wilmington College, and enjoyed sewing, knitting and bowling. She was a former resident of Cincinnati and London, KY. She is survived by her husband, William Hudson; two daughters, Dawn (David) Smith of Loveland, and Dana (John) Kelly of Fort Knox, KY; a sister, Barbara George of West Chester; 4 grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents. Burial was at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati under the direction of Stine Kilburn Funeral Home.

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HUPP, Mabel
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO: Mabel Hupp, 97, died May 16, 2008 at the Ohio Eastern Star Health Care Center. She was born March 20, 1911 in Howard, OH to William and Fannie Marker. She attended Green Valley United Methodist Church, and was a charter member of the Dan Emmett Grange. Survivors include her husband, Chester Hupp; a son, David (Carole) Ogg of Palm Coast, FL; a daughter, Carolyn (Gary) Gray of Mount Vernon; 5 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Howard Ogg; two sisters, Dorothy Mawer and Helen Edwards; and a brother, William Marker. Arrangements were handled by Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.

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HUPP, Mary
GAMBIER, OHIO: Mary F. Hupp, 88, died November 25, 2008. She was born September 15, 1920 in Fort Wayne, IN to Paul and Carrie Carnell Kevan. She was a retired registered nurse, and had worked in Indiana. She was a member of the First Congregational United Church of Mount Vernon. She is survived by three daughters; and two granddaughters. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward E. Hupp; and her parents. Arrangements were handled by Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.

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HUTH, Theodore
BOLIVAR, OHIO: Theodore H. "Ted" Huth, 72, died January 26, 2004. He was born in 1931. He was a retired physical education and health teacher with the Fairless School District, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. Services were held at the Church of The Holy Trinity. Interment with military honors was at St. Stephen's Catholic Cemetery by Lebold Funeral Home.

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HYRE, Elizabeth
POWELL, OHIO: Elizabeth Foor Hyre died October 21, 1974 at Grady Memorial Hospital. She was born October 19, 1891. Among the surviving family members are a brother, Pete McCumber; and two sisters, Mrs. Jeff Morris and Lydia Hysell. Interment was at Lithopolis Cemetery.

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HYSELL, Leopold
POMEROY, OHIO: Leopold Hysell, 85, died November 6, 1980 at Veterans Memorial Hospital. He was the son of Wesley and Merian Davis Hysell. Survivors include his wife, Millia Hysell; a daughter, Dorothy Hysell of Pomeroy; a son, Harold of Pomeroy; two brothers, Chester of Ravenswood, and Denver of Columbus; a granddaughter; his great-grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Freda Hysell; his parents; two brothers; a sister; and a grandson, Harold Lee Hysell. Burial was at Rock Springs Cemetery under the direction of Ewing Funeral Home.

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JACKMAN, Syrene
TOLEDO, OHIO: Syrene Putt Jackman, 51, died July 14, 1959. She was survived by a daughter, Mrs. June Barrowman of Toledo; and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William A. Jones of Toledo. Burial was at Toledo Memorial Park under the direction of Ansberg-West Mortuary.

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JEFFERSON, James
MANSFIELD, OHIO: James Jefferson, 86, died February 9, 2006. He was born December 12, 1919 to the late Daniel Jefferson, Sr. and Fannie Pullens Jefferson. He formerly worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad, and retired from Shaffer Valve, Inc. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He attended and served on the trustee board of Mount Calvary Baptist Church, and was a Mason. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Geneva Jefferson; two daughters, Patricia (Reginald) Jordan-Mack of Greenbelt, MD, and Pamela Jefferson of Mansfield; a son, Connie (Frances) Jefferson of Los Angeles, CA; three brothers, Otis and Leon Jefferson, both of Mansfield, and Lionel Jefferson of Lexington; 4 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; seven brothers; and three sisters. Services and Masonic rites were held at Mount Calvary Baptist Church. Interment was at Mansfield Cemetery.

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JOHNSON, Alva E., Sr.
KANAUGA, OHIO: Alva Earl Johnson, Sr., 70, died June 7, 1986 at Holzer Medical Center. He was born June 15, 1915 in Gallia County to Frank and Etta Mae Johnson. He worked at Maggie Brothers for 20 years, and had also been self-employed. Survivors include his wife, Marjorie Broyles Johnson; four grandchildren raised in the home, Alva E. Johnson III of Henderson, and Sandra Allen, John Johnson, and Sharon McGuiness, all of the home; five sisters, Mary Ann Logan of Gallipolis Ferry, Roxie Stout and Fannie Garlinger, both of Columbus; and Anna Mae Stewart and Sarah Stewart, both of Washington Court House; two brothers, Alfonso Johnson and Edward Johnson, both of Gallipolis; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by four sons, Alva E. Johnson II and three infant sons; three sisters; five brothers; and a great-grandson. Interment was at Pine Street Cemetery by Willis Funeral Home.

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JOHNSON, Ivan
SHELBY, OHIO: Ivan V. Johnson, 74, died December 20, 2006 at Crestwood Care Center. He was born August 21, 1932 in Morehead, KY to Warren C. and Earsel L. Perry Johnson. He worked at Carton Service and Family Meds, and had also worked with Haywood Wakefield Co. and the H&R Gun Co. He was a former resident of Gardner, MA, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by two daughters, Debbie Finnegan of Largo, FL, and Nancy Pittman of Myrtle Beach, SC; two sons, Michael and Gary Johnson of Gardner, MA; a brother and sister-in-law, David D. and Joyce Johnson of Loudonville; 5 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; his nieces and nephews, including Robin Herndon of Shelby and William (Charlotte) Roberts of Mansfield; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Beverly Johnson; his parents; a sister, Dixie Roberts; a brother and sister-in-law, Glennis and Lois Johnson; and a nephew, Ricky L. Pruiett. Interment was at Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Barkdull Funeral Home.

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JOHNSON, Mary
CIRCLEVILLE, OHIO: Mary L. Johnson, 83, died May 6, 2008. She was born December 20, 1924 in Pickaway County to Emanuel and Mary Brown. Survivors include her husband, Arthur Marion Johnson, Sr.; her children, Arthur (Sharon) Johnson, Jr. of Williamsport, Phil B. (Chris) Johnson of Laurelville, Linda (Marty) Metropoulos of Tuscon, AZ, and Sharon (Sid) Liming and Patricia I. Johnson (Charles Carpenter), all of Circleville; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a sister, Frances Wolfe; her brothers, Chester, Harold and Shirley Brown; and her parents. Burial was at Forest Cemetery under the direction of Wellman Funeral Home.

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JONES, Alberta
CLEVELAND, OHIO: Alberta F. Jones died July 13, 2009. She was born April 22, 1908. She was the oldest member of Gethsame Baptist Church. Interment was at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Gaines Funeral Home.

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JONES, Clyde
TOLEDO, OHIO: Clyde Jones, 31, died September 11, 1958 at the Toledo Mental Health Center. He was born in 1927. Interment was at the Toledo State Hospital Cemetery.

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JONES, Hazel
CAMDEN, OHIO: Hazel M. Jones, 80, died February 21, 2010 at Greenbriar Nursing Center in Eaton. She was born April 28, 1929 in Hamilton, OH to Chester Arthur and Hilda Bethina Whitmore Webb. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary. Survivors include three sons, Merle Stewart of Kettering, Dwain Stewart of Cleveland, GA, and Paul L. Stewart, Jr. of Tucson, AZ; four brothers, Arthur Webb of Camden, John W. Webb of Hamilton, Herman Webb of Somerville, and Charles Webb of Palm Bay, FL; three sisters, Pam Rader of Somerville, Dorothy Gabbard of Camden, and Nancy Murphy of Brownsburg, IN; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice C. Jones; her parents; two brothers, John G. Webb and William D. Webb; and two sisters, Ruby Hampton and Ethel Hinds. Services were held at Higher Heights Church of God. Inurnment was at Centerville Cemetery under the direction of Nein-Barnes Funeral Home.

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JONES, Howard
EDISON, OHIO: Howard C. Jones, 89, died July 7, 2004 at Morrow County Hospital. He was born March 14, 1915 in Williamsport, PA to Earl and Emma Miller Jones. He owned Howard C. Jones Trucking, Inc. for over 50 years. He attended the First Presbyterian Church, and was a member of the Marion Moose Lodge. He enjoyed fishing and boating. Survivors include a daughter, Constance (Robert) Fritz of Mount Gilead; two sons, Richard (Lucinda) Jones of Delaware, OH, and Robert (Martha) Jones of Marion; 7 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 5 step great-grandchildren; and a step great-great-grandson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian P. Gartner Jones; and a brother, Louis B. Jones. Interment was at Rivercliff Cemetery in Mount Gilead under the direction of Craven Funeral Home.

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JUDAY, James E.
NEW PARIS, OHIO: James E. "Jim" Juday, 78, died August 4, 2009. He was born March 29, 1931 to the late Edward O. and Martha Mae Jones Juday. He was the retired co-owner and president of Jones and Juday, and formerly worked for Wagner Paving. He served in an underwater demolition unit in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion, and formerly served on the Board of Mental Retardation. He was a Mason. Survivors include his wife, Gloria Sue Juday; a daughter, Jeryl A. Sims of New Paris; his stepchildren, Kem E. Shumaker of Eaton, and Dixie J. (Jerry) Gabbard, and Anthony J. Shumaker, all of Richmond, IN; his brothers and sisters-in-law, Jack E. (June) Juday of New Paris, and Jerry M. (Joan) Juday of West Alexandria; a grandson; 2 great-grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Janann Olivia Juday. Interment with military rites was at Spring Lawn Cemetery under the direction of Barnes Funeral Home.

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JUMBELICK, Grace
LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA: Grace R. Jumbelick, 77, died March 20, 2009. She was born March 26, 1931 in Lancaster to the late Philip and Anna Mary Todd Jumbelick. She is survived by her life companion, Doris; her nieces and nephews; her friends; and her dog, Buddy. Interment was at Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery under the direction of Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home.

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KALISHER, Morris
TOLEDO, OHIO: Morris Kalisher, 63, died April 6, 1967 at his residence. He was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He retired from Kaiser Jeep, and was a member of Congregation Shaare Zedek. Survivors include his wife, Bessie Kalisher; a daughter, Sonia Kaplan of Van Nuys, CA; and three sisters, Frieda Katz, Ida Braunschweiger, and Susan Major, all of Toledo. Burial was at Shaare Zedek Cemetery under the direction of Zimmerman-Wick Mortuary.

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KALLAS, Grace
VERMILION, OHIO: Grace Blatsos Kallas, 97, died June 4, 2011 at Kingston of Vermilion. She was born on June 12, 1913 in Kankakee, IL to the late Thomas and Suzanne Blatsos. She and her husband were the longtime owners of The White Inn Restaurant in Vermilion. She was also a cook at the cafeteria in the Ford plant at Lorain. She was a member of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Lorain, and the church's Philoptochos Group. She enjoyed reading, traveling and needlepoint. Survivors include a niece and her husband, Vivian and Louis Chelekis of Huntington Beach, CA and 2 great-nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, George; a sister, Ann Kominos; and three brothers, George Blatsos, Leo Blatsos, and Bill Blatsos. Services were held at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. Interment was at Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral and Cremation Center.

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KALNAI, Helen
MIDDLETOWN, OHIO: Helen F. "Cookie" Kalnai, 88, died July 10, 2003. She was born August 29, 1914 to John and Mary Vase Kalnai. She was a retired payroll supervisor for Inland Container Corporation with over 45 years of service. She attended St. John's Church. She was a member of the Middletown Area Senior Citizens, and a charter member of the Women's Eagles #528. She enjoyed bowling. She is survived by her nieces and nephews; and three close friends, Gladys Allman, Katie Allman; and Sandy Kieswetter. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a stepbrother, Joseph P. Slezak, Sr. Services were held at St. John's Church. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery by Wilson-Schramm-Spaulding Funeral Home.

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KANGRO, Jaan
HILLSBORO, OHIO: Jaan P. Kangro, 90, died August 12, 2001 at the Highland District Hospital in Hillsboro. He was born June 1, 1911 in Tartu, Estonia to the late Jaan and Ella Gronberg Kangro. He attended the Hillsboro First United Methodist Church, and was a member of the Highland County Senior Citizens. Survivors include his wife, Evi Tannberg Kangro; a daughter and son-in-law, Helle and Juri Volmer of Beavercreek; a son and daughter-in-law, Jaan and Leena Kangro of Milford, CT; 6 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; a cousin, Rev. Valdeko Kangro of Connecticut, and other relatives overseas. Arrangements were handled by Hope Miller-Thompson Funeral Home.

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KASER, Loil
NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO: Loil K. "Butch" Kaser, 63, died December 30, 2002. He was born November 28, 1939 to the late Floyd Elmer and Thelma Hostetler Kaser. He was a mechanic at Republic Waste Services. He enjoyed auto and home repair, and was a NASCAR fan. He is survived by his wife, Betty Jane Bleininger Kaser; a daughter, Annette A. (Dan) Duvall of Dover; two sons, Keith A. (Cindy) Kaser, and Scott E. (Lisa) Kaser, all of New Philadelphia; a sister, Alice (Truman) Miller of Walnut Creek; a brother, Dale (Vivian) Kaser of Indiana; a grandson; his nieces and nephews; and his cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Brenda Kaser Geltz; and a brother, Richard "Dick" Kaser. Burial was at Evergreen Burial Park by Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home.

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KATAFIASZ, Jane
MAUMEE, OHIO: Jane Katafiasz, infant, died September 25, 1986. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Katafiasz. Other surviving family members include a sister, Angela; a brother, Thomas; her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Al Katafiasz; and a great-grandmother, Dorothy Ogrodowski. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery.

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KAZIK, Angeline
YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO: Angeline Kazik, 37, died March 10, 1954 at North Side Hospital. She was born July 24, 1916 in Youngstown to Paul and Emily M. Kazik. She was a member of St. Stanislaus Church, the Infant Jesus of Prague Society, the Polish Roman Catholic Union, and Our Mother of Sorrows Lodge. Survivors include her mother; two brothers, Stanley and Edward, both of Youngstown; and two sisters, Viola Widomski and Helen Howley, both of Youngstown. Arrangements were handled by Vaschak Funeral Home. Note: One record gives her first name as Angelina.

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K'BURG, Miles
OAK HARBOR, OHIO: Miles K'Burg, 78, died May 9, 1987. He was born November 5, 1908. He retired from Landmark, Inc. He is survived by his wife, Dorothea K'Burg. Services were held at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church. Interment was at Oak Harbor Union Cemetery under the direction of Robinson-Henn-Brossia Mortuary.

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KEANE, Elizabeth
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Elizabeth Keane, 96, died October 26, 2007. She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. She is survived by a daughter, Kathy (Pete) Schabo; 2 grandchildren; and her friends. She was preceded in death her husband, Thomas Keane; her parents; and a brother, Andew. A memorial service was held at Wesley Glen Retirement Center. Interment was at Lutheran Cemetery under the direction of Rutherford-Corbin Funeral Home.

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KELLERMANN, Elise
CINCINNATI, OHIO: Elise Kellermann, 86, died February 2, 1943. She was born in Germany on November 6, 1858 to Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Streckert. She was preceded in death by her husband, George. Burial was at Green Lawn Cemetery.

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KERR, Flora
STEUBENVILLE, OHIO: Flora Lucille Kerr, 74, died July 12, 1978 at the Ohio Valley Hospital. She was born April 17, 1915 in Georges Run to Marshall and Flora Tarr McCullough. She formerly worked for Weirton Steel Corp., and was a Protestant. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors, the Sunset Club, and the Polish National Alliance. Survivors include her husband, William Kerr; a daughter, Mentha Moore of Steubenville; a brother, Louis McCullough of Wintersville; and a grandson. She was preceded in death by a brother; and four sisters. Interment was at Union Cemetery under the direction of McClave-Chandler-Mills Funeral Home.

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KESTERMEIER, Albert
MARIETTA, OHIO: Albert Henry Kestermeier, 76, died October 1, 1965. He was born July 24, 1889 in Marietta to Henry and Suzanna Seily Kestermeier. He retired after 48 years as the proprietor of the family business, Kestermeier and Sons Shoe Store. He attended St. Mary's Catholic Church, and was a past member of the Marietta Chamber of Commerce, the Kiwanis Club, and the Knights of Columbus. Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Carl Bruch, and Sister Thomasa Becket; a brother, August Kestermeier; a sister, Mrs. Clara Barrett; and 2 granddaughters. He was predeceased by a sister, Estella. Services were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Interment was at St. Mary's Cemetery.

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KETTER, Katrinka
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO: Katrinka S. Ketter, 64, died February 13, 2012 at her home. She was born November 28, 1947 in Mount Vernon to the late Harry and Kathryn Miller Ketter. She worked for ODOT, and was a member of the South Vernon United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Mark Moreland; a son, Bryan Tice of Mount Vernon; a stepdaughter, Tina (Mike) Huggins of Mount Vernon; two brothers, Rodney (Shirley) Ketter of Howard, and Richard (Jan) Ketter of Chandler, AZ; a step-granddaughter; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Paul, David, and Robert Ketter. Interment was at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens by Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home.

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KIDDER, Irene
BELPRE, OHIO: Irene Kidder, 82, died May 13, 2005. She was born April 3, 1923 to the late Naaman and Grace Stallings Bever. She attended Bartlett Bible Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Charles P. Kidder; two daughters, Monit Fox of Belpre, and Karen Moore (Larry) of Belpre; a son, Howard Kidder (Joann) of Willis, MI; a brother, John Bever (Gale); two sisters, Helen Kidder (Wallace), and Elnora Thompson (Delmer); a daughter-in-law, Beverly Kidder of Washington, WV; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son, Lloyd Paul Kidder; her parents; a sister, Genieve Sanquenatti; a brother, Lloyd Bever; and 2 grandsons. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery with arrangements by Leavitt Funeral Home.

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KIGER, Forrest
ROCKY RIVER, OHIO: Forrest Kiger, 74, died December 16, 1970 at Fairview General Hospital. He was the son of Charles and Florence Kiger. He was a retired accountant with the Nickel Plate Railroad with 51 years of service. He was a member of Rocky River United Methodist Church, and a former resident of Tipton, IN. Survivors include his wife, Esther Ross Kiger; a son, Robert C. Kiger of Columbus; and 2 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother. Interment was at Galveston Cemetery in Cass County, IN under the direction of Fenn Funeral Home.

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KINBACK, Sally
WAYNESBURG, OHIO: Sally Kinback, 64, died March 7, 2007. She was born February 7, 1943 to Alma Friesel Haslam and the late John Haslam. She is survived by a son, Raymie (Linda) Butler of Waynesburg; two daughters, Angie Winkler and Tammie Lockey, both of Canton; her mother; two sisters, Lori (Roy) Rader of Clarington, and Rose Vandruff of Woodsfield; 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father; a sister, Jeanette Knapp; and three brothers, Ronald Haslam, Leonard Haslam, and David Eickleberry. Interment was at Clarington Cemetery under the direction of Grisell Funeral Home.

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KINGDOM, Marleah
CONNEAUT, OHIO: Marleah M. Kingdom, 88, died January 27, 2003 at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI. She was born August 2, 1914 in Conneaut to Ira and Veronica Ralston. She attended St. Mary's Church, and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She enjoyed traveling. She is survived by a son, Harry H. Kingdom of Farmington Hills, MI; a sister, Clara Lafferty of Conneaut; 3 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard C. Kingdom; her parents; and a brother, Frank Ralston. Services were held at St. Mary's Church. Interment was at Glenwood Cemetery with arrangements by Thompson-Smith Funeral Home.

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KIRKWOOD, Mario
TOLEDO, OHIO: Mario Kirkwood, 34, died May 28, 1998 at his residence. Survivors include his parents, James and Mattie Kirkwood; two sisters, Gail Harper and Barbara Hartfield; two brothers, Jessie and Aaron Kirkwood; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery with arrangements by Tate Funeral Home.

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KLAAS, Norabell
MANCHESTER, OHIO: Norabell Klaas, 80, died July 15, 2008. She was born August 5, 1927 in Cincinnati to William Esmer "Ben" and Nancy Richard Parker. She is survived by her husband, Robert Alfred Klaas; four sons, Robert Klaas of Seattle, WA, and Ronald, Frank, and Donald Klaas, all of Clermont County; two sisters, Lorraine Day of Akron, and Gladys Beasley of Clermont County; and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and seven siblings, Beulah Bloomer, Dehlia Holden, June Perroni, Frank Henry Manning, Ona Willis Abshire, and Owen and Niles Parker. Burial was at Hickory Ridge Cemetery with arrangements by Cahall Funeral Home.

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KLEPAREK, Mary
SYLVANIA, OHIO: Mary M. Kleparek, 98, died January 2, 2007 at the Lake Park Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born November 16, 1908 in Poland to Joseph and Stella Rzadkiewicz Kleparek. She retired from Golden Haven Nursing Home, and had also worked at American Can, Owens Brush, and Wright Bros. Greenhouse. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She enjoyed flower gardening and crocheting. Survivors include two brothers, Zigmond (Dixie) Kleparek of Sylvania, and Edwin (Shirley) Kleparek of Berkey; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and three brothers, Leo, Casimer, and Stanley. She donated her body to the University of Toledo College of Medicine. Arrangements were handled by Sujkowski Funeral Home.

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KLINE, Mary Elaine
WAUSEON, OHIO: Mary Elaine Kline, 64, died June 6, 1990. She retired from McCord Corporation. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Doris Leffler; and two brothers, Edgar and Albert. Arrangements were handled by Edgar Funeral Home.

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KLINGLER, Ruth
MILLBURY, OHIO: Ruth M. Klingler, 91, died October 5, 2007. She was born November 27, 1915 to Charles and Lenore Lemle Sabin. She was a longtime employee of LaSalle & Koch, and enjoyed crocheting, sewing, crafting, and traveling. She is survived by her husband of 71 years, Joseph; nine children, Joanne (Richard) Okonski, MaryEllen Anteau, William (Sharon) Klingler, Helen (Robert) Kelley, Dolores Matyok, Catherine (Donald) Kuchers, Charles (Ann) Klingler, Joseph (Rhonda Stratton) Klingler, Jr. and Lawrence Klingler; 17 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter; 6 step-grandchildren; and 12 step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Robert; a brother, Chester; a son-in-law, Richard; and a granddaughter, Janet. Services were held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial was at St. Ignatius Cemetery by Freck Funeral Chapel.

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KLINKER, Louis
RIPLEY, OHIO: Louis A. Klinker, 101, died April 25, 2004. He was born June 15, 1902 in Ripley to Martin and Appollonia Mussinan Klinker. He worked in the family business, Klinker Tobacco Company, and owned West End Grocery. He was also a farmer. He was the oldest member of St. Michael Catholic Church. He is survived by a son, Randall P. Klinker of Cincinnati; a daughter, Shirley Klinker Voelker of Marietta; a sister, Emma Klinker Hauke of Ripley; a sister-in-law, Katherine Swisher Culbertson of Largo, FL; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Jeannette Swisher Klinker; a daughter, Lois Klinker Dragoo; his parents; two brothers, Raymond and Charles Klinker; a sister, Mary Klinker VanHoesen; and a great-grandson, Greg Bradford. Services were held at St. Michael Catholic Church. Burial was at Maplewood Cemetery by Cahall Funeral Home.

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KNOTT, Zita
PERRYSBURG, OHIO: Zita M. Knott, 74, died January 19, 2000. Survivors include her husband, Lloyd; a daughter, Mary (Greg) Chipps; two sisters, Jane (Raymond) McLaughlin and Dorothy Mason; 2 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl Knott. Arrangements were handled by Bersticker-Scott Funeral Home.

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KOCH, Henry
GENOA, OHIO: Henry J. Koch, 85, died April 18, 1961 at St. Charles Hospital. He was born in Switzerland. He retired from the U.S. Gypsum Co., and had lived in Genoa for 65 years. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Marian Wilka of Genoa, Mrs. Kathryn Wagner of Lawrenceville, IL, and Mrs. Elizabeth Tweitmeyer of Portland, OR; a son, John, of Parkersburg, WV; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Kraft of Sandusky, and Mrs. Rose Faulkner and Mrs. Minnie Orland, both of Toledo; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Clay Cemetery under the direction of Welch Mortuary.

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KOKIKO, George
GALION, OHIO: George J. Kokiko, 80, died August 28, 2006 at his residence. He was born October 10, 1925 in West Hazelton, PA to John Kokiko, Sr. and Mary Kasarda Kokiko. He was a retired forklift driver for Peabody-Galion with 32 years of service. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Joseph L. and Tracy McCullough Kokiko; a sister, Anna Panckeri; a brother, Andrew Kokiko; and a granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eula M. "Marie" Scott Kokiko; a sister; and three brothers. Interment was at Iberia Cemetery under the direction of Richardson-Davis Funeral Home.

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KOSBAB, Theodor
TOLEDO, OHIO: Theodor Kosbab, 80, died April 5, 1967 at St. Charles Hospital. He was born in Germany. He was a retired conductor with the New York Central System with 52 years of service, and had been a Toledo resident for most of his life. He was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, and was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, the Masonic Lodge, the Knights Templar, the Order of the Eastern Star, the New York Central Pensioners' Club, the Navarre Park Senior Citizens, and the New York Central Square Club. Survivors include his wife, Rosa Kosbab; a son, Victor; a daughter, Victoria Gehring; four sisters, Clara Wert, Bertha Schultz, Luella Buntin, and Frances Martin, all of Toledo; and 4 grandchildren. Interment was at Willow Cemetery by Eggleston-Meinert Mortuary.

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KRAFT, Ned
CIRCLEVILLE, OHIO: Ned Leist Kraft, 86, died May 5, 2007 in Grove City, OH. He was born November 26, 1920 in Washington Township to Turney and Lola Leist Kraft. He was a retired farmer, and had worked as a custodian at Washington Elementary School. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and the recipient of two Purple Heart medals. He was a member of the VFW and attended St. Paul Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Vera Bowman Kraft; a son, Dale (Beth) Kraft of Chillicothe; a daughter, Carol (Bob) Aldridge of Grove City; a brother, Paul D. Kraft of Circleville; a sister, Doris Roof of Circleville; 4 grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Faye Timmons. Interment was at Floral Hills Cemetery by Wellman Funeral Home.

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KRAMER, Sister Mary Joachim
TOLEDO, OHIO: Sr. M. Joachim Kramer died January 2, 1998 at the Notre Dame Provincial Center. She was born October 4, 1914 to Michael and Anna Hottinger Kramer. She entered the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1932, and professed her first vows in 1934. She earned a bachelor's degree from DeSales College in Toledo and a master's degree in library science from Villanova College in Pennsylvania. She was a longtime elementary school teacher, and was later a librarian and high school teacher at Notre Dame Academy in Toledo. She worked with children at Maria Child Care and Hope for Families. She is survived by her nieces and nephews, and her religious community. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two siblings, Theresia and Thomas. Services were held at the Provincial Center chapel. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery by Abele Funeral Home.

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KRISCUNAS, Yustina
STRUTHERS, OHIO: Yustina Kriscunas, 82, died in March of 1977 at Peaceful Acres Nursing Home. She was born June 14, 1894 in Kaunas, Lithuania to Mr. and Mrs. Peter Venazindis. She moved to Pittsburgh in 1920, and to Struthers in 1934. She formerly worked at the Commodore Restaurant in Youngstown, and was a member of St. Nicholas Church. Survivors include two sons, Stanley Shiminsky and Alfonso Shiminsky; a daughter, Mrs. Charles Repomonto; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, John Shiminsky and Sam Kriscunas. Arrangements were handled by Kirila Funeral Home.

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KRUMNOW, Albert
ELMORE, OHIO: Albert F. Krumnow, 79, died April 6, 1961 at Mercy Hospital in Toledo. He was born November 18, 1881. Survivors include his sons, August and Ervin, both of Elmore, Julius of Elliston, Walter of Gibsonburg, Gustav of Pemberville, and Emery of Fremont; three sisters, Clara Klickman of Toledo, and Theresa Butzin and Elsie Rewoldt, both of Martin; two brothers, Otto of Toledo, and Fred of Martin; 22 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Limestone Cemetery under the direction of Sabroske and Myers Mortuary.

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KULECK, Rita
SOLON, OHIO: Rita E. Kuleck, 82, died September 5, 2004. She was born November 16, 1921 in Cleveland to Patrick and Mary McGuire. She was an executive secretary, and formerly worked at General Electric. She was a member of the East Side Irish-American Club, the Solon Garden Club, and the Chagrin Valley Herb Society. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, and crafts. She is survived by her husband, James J. Kuleck. Services were held at Church of the Resurrection. Interment was at Mount Hope Cemetery.

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KURZEJA, Helen
TOLEDO, OHIO: Helen Kurzeja died October 7, 1949. She was the wife of Michael Kurzeja; and the sister of Josephine Siciarz. Services were held at St. Adalbert's Church. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Stanley J. Urbanski Funeral Home.

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KUSKO, Pete
PATASKALA, OHIO: Pete Kusko, 81, died May 2, 2011 at Echo Manor Care Center. He was born March 28, 1930 in Tridelphia, OH to the late Michael and Anna Philipkin Kusko. He retired from General Electric. He also retired from the Air Force, and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Pataskala. Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth Guttman and Ann Gunder; two sons, Daniel Kusko and David Kusko; a sister, Katy Siegfried; 5 grandchildren; his nieces and nephews; and his friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Grace Kusko; a sister, Mary Visnie; and a brother, George Kusko. Interment was at Union Grove Cemetery in Canal Winchester with arrangements by Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home.

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KUSUMI, Mossi
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Mossi M. Kusumi, 76, died March 26, 1996 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. She was a retired secretary with the First National Bank of Toledo. Survivors include her husband, Satoshi Kusumi; her sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Debbie Kusumi of Shaker Heights, and Dr. Rodney and Ginger Kusumi of Upper Arlington; her brothers and sisters-in-law, Dr. James Akagi of Lawrence, KS and Terry and Ortrud Akagi of Gresham, OR; her sisters and brothers-in-law, Teru and Joseph Brooks of Kerrville, TX and Yoshi and Harry Kiyabu of Honolulu, HI; and 4 grandsons. Services were held at the Schoedinger Northwest Chapel.

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KWIECINSKI, Raymond
STRUTHERS, OHIO: Raymond W. Kwiecinski, 60, died January 30, 2011 at Forum Health Northside Hospital. He was born September 20, 1950 in Struthers, OH to Walter M. and Theresa D. Skalada Kwiecinski. He formerly worked for General Extrusions. He enjoyed music and attending concerts, and was a Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers fan. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a half-brother, Robert Skalada. Arrangements were entrusted to Kirila Funeral Home.

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LaFEVER, Richard N., Sr.
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO: Richard Neal LaFever, Sr., 79, died August 9, 2004 at The Laurels of Mount Vernon. He was born August 6, 1925 in Mount Vernon to Calvin Ray and Edith Neal LaFever. He attended Kenyon College in Gambier. He retired from Cooper Energy, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church and the American Legion. Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Patricia Lawrence LaFever; a son, Richard Neal LaFever, Jr.; a daughter, Nancy LaFever; a daughter-in-law, Sharon LaFever; a son-in-law, Steve Trout of Johnstown; and 2 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Miriam Wise Hall and Barbara Fant. Arrangements were handled by Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.

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LAHRMER, Kenneth
MOUNT GILEAD, OHIO: Kenneth L. Lahrmer, 54, died December 23, 2003. He was born March 21, 1949 in Columbus, OH to Fred E. Lahrmer, Sr. and Lorna Blind Lahrmer. He worked at Core Systems in Mount Gilead, and also at Whirlpool in Marion. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and the Centerburg Conservation Club, and enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and woodworking. He is survived by his wife, Rose M. Smith Lahrmer; a son, Rodney (Heather) Lahrmer of Thornville; two daughters, Misty (Derrick Wharton) Senter of Cardington, and Lorna (Dan) Wilson of Mount Gilead; his mother; two brothers, Fred (Martha) Lahrmer, Jr. of Homer, and Robert (Sandy) Lahrmer of Cape Coral, FL; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Ohio Primitive Baptist Church in Marengo. Interment with military honors was at Maple Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Snyder Funeral Home.

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LAISY, Maxine
WELLINGTON, OHIO: Maxine Lillian Laisy, 96, died August 7, 2008. She was born June 20, 1912 in Penfield to Melvin and Winifred Starr Hopkins. She was a first grade teacher, and taught at Wellington, South Amherst and Oberlin. She attended Kent State University, Ohio State University, and Ashland College. She is survived by a stepdaughter, Donna Heimbuch of Shasta Lake, CA; a brother, Leo "Bud" Hopkins of Texas; her nieces and nephews; her great-nieces and great-nephews; and her great-great nieces and great-great nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry; and a sister, Pat Cooley. Arrangements were handled by Norton-Eastman Funeral Home.

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LAMBERJACK, Sister Mary Agatha
TIFFIN, OHIO: Sr. M. Agatha Lamberjack, 75, died February 16, 1993 at the St. Vincent Medical Center. She was born September 5, 1917 in Carey, OH to Nicholas and Veronica Snyder Lamberjack. She made her final vows on August 12, 1943. She was a a driver at St. Francis Convent in Tiffin for 20 years, and ministered to the sick and elderly. She was also a cook and housekeeper with assignments in Tiffin, Toledo, Millersville, Carey, Reed, New Washington, Miller City and other areas. Survivors include a brother, Carl of South Lyon, MI; four sisters, Mrs. Blanch Shultz of Fostoria, Mrs. Eulalia (Raymond) Lonsway of Carey, Mrs. Mary Vitale (Tom) of Cleveland Heights, and Mrs. Dorothy (LeRoy) Payment of Petersburg, MI; and her religious community. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Inez Frey and Hilda Ruffing; and four brothers, Raymond, Gerald, Robert and Otto. Services were held at St. Francis Convent. Interment was at the convent cemetery by Hannay-Nemeth Mortuary.

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LAMBRIX, Sophia
TOLEDO, OHIO: Sophia E. Lambrix, 77, died November 20, 1975 at Mercy Hospital. She is survived by two daughters, Lois J. Mitchell and Judith A. Szyskowski; three brothers, Harold, George and Richard Reeves; and three sisters, Helen Blewett, Lucille Moxham, and Kathryn Lasky. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph H. Lambrix. Services were held at Little Flower Church. Arrangements were handled by Walker-Feilbach Mortuary.

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LAMP, John
MANSFIELD, OHIO: John Lamp, 74, died September 2, 2004 at MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital. He was born in Yugoslavia on October 23, 1929 to Henry and Elizabeth Vitkovic Lamp. He retired from Taylor Metal, and formerly worked for Richland Brick Company for 32 years. He lived in the Mansfield area since 1950, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He enjoyed gardening. He was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church, where he served as a Sunday School and Bible teacher for 36 years. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Bitsch Lamp; seven children and their spouses, Trudy and Dennis Fox of Cheshire, CT, Irene and Lawrence Yarger, and Rick and Sandy Lamp, all of Mansfield, Hilda Haering, and Henry and Connie Lamp, all of Lexington, and Monica and Bob Gutai, and JoAnn Lamp, all of Charlotte, NC; a sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Bob Johnson of Mansfield; five brothers and their spouses, Ernie Lamp of Ohio, and Karl and Mary Lou Lamp, Arnold and Debbie Lamp, Frank and Linda Lamp, and Phillip Lamp, all of Mansfield; two sisters-in-law, Juliane and her husband, Vilmos Nemeth, and Rose Lamp, all of Mansfield; 12 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Katherine and Hermina Lamp; and four brothers, Adam, Fred, Henry, and Peter Lamp. Services were held at the Apostolic Christian Church. Interment was at Mansfield Cemetery under the direction of Wappner Funeral Directors.

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LAMPELA, Edwin
CONNEAUT, OHIO: Edwin H. Lampela, 83, died November 25, 2003 at the Ashtabula County Medical Center. He was born January 15, 1920 in Ashtabula to Paul H. and Anna Pekkarinen Lampela. He worked for the Nickel Plate Railroad, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He attended Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, where he served as council president, and was a former member of the Moose Lodge and the American Legion. He had lived in Conneaut for over 50 years, and enjoyed painting, golf, watching sports, playing cards, working crossword puzzles, and wintering in Florida. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Wolstencroft Lampela; a son, Jerald E. (Faye) Lampela of North Kingsville; two daughters, Sheila A. (Milne) Kahler of Conneaut, and Trudy M. Lampela of West Palm Beach, FL; two stepchildren, Richard Bloom of Erie, PA, and Carole Greenauer of Philadelphia, PA; 8 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ruth Lampela; his parents; six brothers; two sisters; and a great-grandson. Services were held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Interment with military honors was at Greenlawn Memory Gardens by Marcy Funeral Home.

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LAND, Mary
MIAMISBURG, OHIO: Mary Helen Land, 84, died December 6, 2007 at Hillspring Health Care Center. She was born September 15, 1923 in Orange County, IN to John and Mary Apple Riley. She was a member of the F.O.E. Ladies' Auxiliary. Survivors include two sons, Larry Joe (Sherry) Land and Clinton Land, all of Miamisburg; a daughter, Louetta Booth; two sisters, Marlene Clinton and Marguerite Butcher; a brother, John Doyle Riley; 7 grandchildren; and 12 great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Noble "Jake" Land; and her parents. Interment was at Miami Valley Memory Gardens under the direction of Gebhart-Schmidt-Parramore Funeral Home.

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LANDIS, Olga
STERLING, OHIO: Olga V. Landis, 90, died January 23, 2007 at WRH Health System. She was born January 3, 1917 in Belpre, OH to Harry and Henrietta Michel Winkler. She was a retired medical receptionist, and was a Red Cross volunteer for 24 years. She was a longtime Sterling area resident. She was a member of Zion United Church of Christ in Hannibal, and also attended the Sterling United Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening and bowling. She is survived by her children, Diane (Jim) Denning of Springboro, and Robert (Linda) Landis of North Royalton; three sisters, Ruth Moss of Seville, Bertha (Pete) Zigler of Wadsworth, and Margaret (Max) Clegg of Clarington; two brothers, Herman Winkler of Sterling, and Harry Winkler of Woodsfield; 2 grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gayle Landis. Interment was at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Seville by Gillman Funeral Home.

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LANG, Violet
NORTH BALTIMORE, OHIO: Violet M. Lang, 87, died May 27, 2007 at Wood County Hospital in Bowling Green. She was born November 30, 1919 in Deshler, OH to the late Lester and Frances King Sweebe. She attended St. James United Methodist Church. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include two sons, Ronald L. of North Baltimore, and Larry W. of Texarkana, AR; a brother, Harold (Kathryn) Sweebe of Bryan; a sister-in-law, Helen Sweebe of North Baltimore; 2 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Warren L. Lang; and a brother, Levi Sweebe. Interment was at Hillcrest Cemetery in Texarkana, TX under the direction of Smith-Crates Funeral Home.

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LANUM, Bruce
TOLEDO, OHIO: Bruce Lanum, infant, died November 13, 1956 at St. Vincent's Hospital. Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John L. Lanum; a sister, Cynthia; and his grandmothers, Emma Lanum of Port Clinton; and Lauretta C. Rahe of Toledo. Interment was at Toledo Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Walker-Wenner Mortuary.

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LAPCHYNSKI, Barbara
SANDUSKY, OHIO: Barbara M. Lapchynski, 71, died May 3, 2002. She was the daughter of Alva and Marilee Morris Starcher. Survivors include her husband, Stanley Lapchynski; two sons, Douglas of Xenia, and Charles of Lansing, MI; a daughter, Susan Reese of Cleveland; four brothers, Glen Starcher of Carrollton, Dan Starcher of Stow, Alva Starcher of Doylestown, and Claude Starcher of Hudson; a sister, Erma June Ruehr of Shalersville; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Clyde Starcher; her grandparents, Hanson and Sarah Starcher; and a grandson. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery in Shalersville.

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LARCOMB, Marion E.
BUTLER, OHIO: Marion E. Larcomb, 93, died March 22, 2002. He was born March 23, 1908 to Jasper and Jennie Graham Larcomb. He retired from Westinghouse, and also operated a family farm. He had attended Ohio State University. He enjoyed horse racing, deer hunting, playing cards and fishing. Survivors inlcude two sons and daughters-in-law, D. Bruce and Pat Larcomb of Westerville, and James M. and Anita Larcomb of Westport, IN; a brother and sister-in-law, Frank and Mary Larcomb; 5 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Flossie Margaret Bruce Larcomb; and a sister, Gertrude Crandal. Burial was at Bunker Hill Cemetery by Snyder Funeral Home.

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LASER, Neva
WEST UNITY, OHIO: Neva Laser died in December of 1985. She was born April 19, 1898. She was a former elementary school teacher. Survivors include three sisters, Mary Themann, Edith Wilson, and Frieda Long. She was preceded in death by her husband, Boyd Laser. Interment was at Floral Grove Cemetery.

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LAUCK, Annabelle
FINDLAY, OHIO: Annabelle Lauck, 27, died September 12, 1950 in a motorcycle accident in Macon, GA. She was survived by her husband, Richard Lauck. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery in Findlay under the direction of Russell E. Herman Funeral Home.

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LAWNICZAK, Frances
TOLDEO, OHIO: Frances Lawniczak, 67, died July 7, 1938. Survivors include three daughters, Mary Ignat, Harriet Laraby, and Stephanie Lawniczak; four sons, Stanley, Chester, Edward and Frank; two stepsons, Walter and Peter; a sister, Katherine King; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services were held at St. Stanislaus' Church. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery.

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LEATHEROW, Fern
RAVENNA, OHIO: Fern L. Leatherow, 78, died September 28, 2010 at her home. She was born January 4, 1932 in Cleveland, OH to the late Floyd J. and Mary Lake Leatherow. She worked at Peace Organization, and was a former resident of Hiram, OH. Survivors include a sister, Betty McCoy of Aurora; two nephews, Jim (Diane) McCoy and Larry (Charlene) McCoy; and two nieces, Janie (Wayne) McGraw and Barbara Timme. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery in Hiram under the direction of Mallory-DeHaven-Carlson Funeral Home.

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LECHNER, William
CHILLICOTHE, OHIO: William A. "Bill" Lechner, 79, died May 9, 2000 in Columbus. He was born March 1, 1921 in Chillicothe to Albert F. and Nellie F. Thomas Lechner. He retired from Chilpaco after 24 years, and was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He was a member of U.P.I.U. Local #988. He is survived by a sister, Dorothy E. Lechner of Chillicothe; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three sisters, Betty Lindsay, Patricia Elliott, and Helen Irwin; and two brothers, Eugene and Robert Lechner. Interment was at Greenlawn Cemetery with arrangements by Ware Funeral Home.

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LEE, Alonzo
HAMILTON COUNTY, OHIO: Alonzo M. Lee, 15, died December 31, 1848. He was born December 31, 1848. Interment was at Lee-Darby Cemetery.

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LeGROS, Hubert
MAUMEE, OHIO: Hubert P. LeGros, 76, died December 18, 1989. He was a retired letter carrier, and formerly worked for the Nickel Plate Railroad. He was an Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include a son, David; three daughters, Marcia Shuler, Phyllis Philo, and Patricia Huber; and a grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen LeGros; and a son, William. Services were held at St. Joseph Church. Interment was at the parish cemetery under the direction of Maison-Dardenne Funeral Home.

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LEHNER, Harry
WALDO TOWNSHIP, OHIO: Harry F. Lehner, 15, died December 28, 1909. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Lehner. Burial was at Wyatt Cemetery.

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LEMASTER, Tella
GALLIPOLIS, OHIO: Tella Lemaster, 85, died June 1, 2009. She was born April 29, 1924 to Sam and Elizabeth Marcum Hall. She is survived by her five daughters, Bonnie (Charles) Lykins of Homosassa, FL, Sherry (Ronald) Lykins of Gallipolis, Terry Frasik of Big Pine Key, FL, Jennifer Nicole Chapman of Charleston, WV, and Amanda R. Lemaster of Clinton, MI; a son, Arnold Lemaster, Jr. of Buffalo, TX; a sister, Chloie Hall of Delbarton, WV; a brother, Leonard Hall of Lake City, FL; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Arnold Ray Lemaster; five brothers, Ed, Elmer, Robert, Sam, Jr. and Earl Hall; and two sisters, Fanny Runyon and Bessie Napier. Arrangements were handled by Willis Funeral Home.

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LEMLE, Vera
TOLEDO, OHIO: Vera M. Tussing Lemle, 89, died November 8, 1990 at the Glanzman Colonial Nursing Home. She was born September 5, 1901 in Deshler, OH. Survivors include her husband, Raymond Lemle; two daughters, Delores McNally and Laura M. Hunt; 8 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 8 great-great grandchildren. Interment was at Toledo Memorial Park under the direction of Abele Funeral Home.

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LENGYEL, Anna
BELLAIRE, OHIO: Anna Lengyel, 91, died July 28, 2007. She was born May 9, 1916 to the late Andrew and Mary Yacura Lengyel. She retired from Bud's Cleaners in Bellaire, and attended Ss. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church. She enjoyed crafts, bingo and baking. She is survived by a brother-in-law, Paul Ondrick of St. Clairsville; her nieces and nephews; her great-nieces and great-nephews; and her great-great nieces and great-great nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother, Michael Lengyel; and four sisters, Mary De Blasis, Julia Piehowicz, Helen Ondrick, and an infant sister. Services were held at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery by Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home.

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LESKOVAR, Mary
YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO: Mary Ann Leskovar, 53, died November 8, 1963. She was born in Germany on November 6, 1910 to Anthony and Lucia Vukovich Sver. She was a member of St. Nicholas Church. Survivors include her husband, Jack A. Leskovar, Sr.; a son, Jack, Jr.; three daughters, Mary Ann Fabian, Josephine Cibulas, and Dolly Leskovar; a stepdaughter, Justina Jasecko; four brothers; four sisters; and 3 grandchildren. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Kirila Funeral Home. Note: The names of surviving relatives were difficult to read.

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LETIZIA, Loyola
MANSFIELD, OHIO: Loyola Marie Letizia, 87, died February 26, 2002. She was born May 4, 1914 in Seneca County to Grover and Estella Donna Koon Eicher. She was a lifelong resident of the Shelby and Mansfield areas, and was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church. She is survived by a sister-in-law, Mary (Louis) Letizia of Mansfield; her nieces and nephews; a goddaughter; and her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Letizia; a brother, William Eicher; and two sisters, Helen Hershner and Ida Shunk. Burial was at Mansfield Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Snyder Funeral Home.

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LIGHTFOOT, Christ
YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO: Christ Lightfoot, 56, died October 20, 1939 at his residence. He was born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England on April 22, 1883 to Isaac and Frances Coates Lightfoot. He came to the U.S. in 1906. He was a member of the carpenters' union and was an Episcopalian. He lived in Erie, PA before moving to Youngstown. Survivors include his wife, Edith Shaw Lightfoot; two daughters, Jessie and Anne; and two sisters, Jeanie Lightfoot and Mrs. Jessie Drake. Burial was at Forest Lawn Cemetery by Davidson-Bennett Funeral Home.

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LIKELY, Sammie Lee, Sr.
MANSFIELD, OHIO: Sammie Lee Likely, Sr., 60, died February 19, 2010 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital. He was born April 8, 1949 in Evergreen, AL. He was the owner of Sam and Son Trucking, and had been a Mansfield resident for over 40 years. He enjoyed driving and traveling. He was a former member of Mount Hermon Baptist Church, where he was a church bus driver, and also attended New Beginnings Full Gospel Baptist Church. He was a member of the Roadrunners Motorcycle Club. Survivors include two sons, Sammie (Torri) Likely, Jr. of Mansfield, and Donald (Laura) Jackson of Brewton, AL; two daughters, Belinda (Jay) Lindsay of Lexington Park, MD, and Velma (Tony) Bond of Mansfield; five brothers, Huzell (Kate) Strong of Columbus, Frank (Daisy) Strong, Jr. of Jackson, MS, Herman (Wyvonnie) Jones of Evergreen, and Willie E. (Kathy) Likely and Willie B. (Shirley) Likely, all of Mansfield; two sisters, Carrie Strong and Rosie Strong, both of Columbus; 13 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. He was preceded in death by a son, Brian Likely; his parents, Nolon Montgomery and Sally Likely Strong; three brothers; and two sisters. Services were held at the Latter Rain Church Of God In Christ. Interment was at the Mansfield Cemetery by Williams Funeral Service.

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LINDSAY, Daisy
TOLEDO, OHIO: Daisy L. Lindsay died January 30, 2009 at her home. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church, where she served as a mother of the church. Survivors include her daughters, Linda Spates, Frankie Simmons, and Rita Bates; two sisters, Dolly Johnson and Bernelle Willis; 2 grandchildren; a great-grandson; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Friendship Baptist Church. Interment was at Ottawa Hills Memorial Park under the direction of Dale-Riggs Funeral Home.

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LIPKA, Dolores
LEESBURG, OHIO: Dolores Mabel Annette Lipka, 91, died March 18, 2008 at her home. She was born January 1, 1917 in Cincinnati, OH to Frank and Elizabeth Obser Haubner. She was a Catholic. She was an artist, and was a member of the Leesburg Brush and Palette. Survivors include her husband of 71 years, Eugene A Lipka, Sr.; a daughter and son-in-law, Eugenia and Don Nippert of Cincinnati; a son, Eugene A. Lipka, Jr. of Leesburg; 4 grandchildren; and her great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepmother, Lillian Haubner; and a sister, Helen Myers. Interment was at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Leesburg under the direction of Thompson Funeral Service.

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LLAMAS, Maria
CHILLICOTHE, OHIO: Maria M. Llamas, 93, died January 14, 2008. She was born in Ejuatla, Jalisco, Mexico on July 21, 1914. She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Rose (Donald) Haubeil of Chillicothe; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and a niece she raised, Teresa Fernandez of San Diego, CA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Hernandez; and a brother. Services were held at St. Peter Catholic Church. Burial was at Grandview Cemetery by Haller Funeral Home.

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LOEPP, Robert A.
CENTERVILLE, OHIO: Robert Anthony Loepp, 43, died August 20, 2002. He was born December 9, 1958. He worked at Matrix Systems. Survivors include his wife, Linda Loepp; and a son, Nathan. Arrangements were handled by Routsong Funeral Home.

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LOEWENSTEIN, Mary
COLUMBUS, OHIO: Mary Loewenstein died July 1, 1937 at Grant Hospital. She was a lifelong Columbus resident, and was formerly active with the Temple Israel Sisterhood and the Council of Jewish Women. She is survived by a brother, Lawrence Loewenstein; and a sister, Mrs. A.W. Loeb. Services were held at Schoedinger Chapel. Interment was at Green Lawn Cemetery.

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LOGAN, Kay
POMEROY, OHIO: Kay Logan, 76, died June 3, 1991 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. She was born December 26, 1913 in Michigan to Charles and Florence Harr Holley. She attended Enterprise United Methodist Church, and was a member of the White Shrine and the Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by her husband, Dwight Logan; a son, Dwight "Skip" (Barbara) Logan; a daughter, Shirley (Jack) Cox of Athens; a sister, Bulah Smith of Columbus; 6 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers; and three sisters. Interment was at Cherry Ridge Cemetery under the direction of Ewing Funeral Home.

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LOHMEYER, William
TOLEDO, OHIO: William Lohmeyer, 70, died December 26, 1937 at St. Vincent's Hospital. He was survived by a brother, Fred, of Toledo. Arrangements were handled by Worth Clegg Mortuary.

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LONG, Sylvia
WINCHESTER, OHIO: Sylvia M. Long, 82, died December 13, 2004. She was born February 4, 1922 to the late James Reynolds and Opal Kline Reynolds. She is survived by a son, Floyd L, Sibert of Bethel; a daughter, Paula Steinkert of Florida; a half-brother, Gordon Stone of Mount Carmel; 9 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon Sue Halting; and a son, Darrell Wayne Sibert. Burial was at Hamilton Cemetery under the direction of Lafferty Funeral Home.

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LOOP, Nettie
WALBRIDGE, OHIO: Nettie Loop, 85, died May 21, 1967 at her residence. She was born in Martin, OH. She was a member of the Ladies' Auxiliary of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Survivors include her husband, Curtis; four daughters, Mrs. Claris Jaynes and Mrs. Irene Hansen, both of Walbridge, Mrs. Isabelle Hartsing of College Park, MD, and Mrs. Myrtle Christiansen of Oregon; 8 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Lake Township Cemetery under the direction of Clegg Mortuary.

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LOUCK, Ann
MARION, OHIO: Ann E. Louck, 69, died March 19, 2007. She was born October 27, 1937 to the late Leo and Louise Baird Oberlander. She was a secretary with Marion Power Shovel for over 20 years, and served as a deacon at the First Presbyterian Church of Marion. She is survived by her husband, Merle Louck; a son, Kim (Tracy) Kyle of Cumming, GA; three stepchildren, Merle (Rose) Louck, Jr. of Phoenix, AZ, Debra (Roger) Fox of Yoder, WY, and Carolyn Lindsey of Boise, ID; two sisters, Virginia Hoover and Carol Jackson; and 3 grandchildren. Interment was at Green Camp Cemetery.

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LOUPE, Maryan
CANFIELD, OHIO: Maryan J. Loupe, 45, died February 12, 1980 at South Side Hospital. She was born May 4, 1934 in Youngstown, OH to Emery M. and Marion Davidson Loupe. She earned a bachelor's degree from Capital University, and worked as a field reviewer with Ohio State Quality Control. She was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church, where she served as a secretary. She is survived by her mother. Arrangements were handled by Velker Funeral Home.

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LUKASZEK, John
TOLEDO, OHIO: John Lukaszek, 66, died February 3, 1983 at St. Vincent Hospital. He retired from the Tillotson division of Borg Warner Corp. and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Norma Lukaszek; and a sister, Sophia Samsel.

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LUKENS, Julia
WILLIAMSPORT, OHIO: Julia Ann Lukens, 16, died May 6, 1873. She was the daughter of Alexander and Mary C. Lukens. Interment was at Alkire Cemetery.

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LUMBREZER, Martha
SWANTON, OHIO: Martha C. Lumbrezer, 82, died April 20, 1982 at St. Luke's Hospital. Survivors include her sons, Sylvester, Melvin, Thomas and Joe; a daughter, Irene Warniment; and her sisters, Hilda Huffiene, Agnes Ford, Florine Eddinger, and Laura Raab. Services were held at Immaculate Conception Church in Marygrove. Interment was at the Marygrove Cemetery under the direction of Biehl-Malone Mortuary.

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LYSON, Dina
WILLOWICK, OHIO: Dina M. Ruvolo Lyson, 53, died December 22, 2009. She was born February 13, 1956 in Cleveland. She was a member of the ASPCA, and loved animals. She is survived by her husband, Robert J.; her children, Jessica M. and Matthew R.; her mother, Lois M. Ruvolo; her siblings, Joseph A. (Marie) and James A. (Trudy) Ruvolo; her mother-in-law, Justine Lyson; and a sister-in-law, Christine (Bob) Bytheway. She was preceded in death by her father, Anthony Ruvolo; her father-in-law, George Lyson; and a sister-in-law, Diane Lyson. Services were held at St. Mary Magdelene Church. Burial was at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township under the direction of Monreal Funeral Home.

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