Miscellaneous Hocking County, Ohio Obituaries - 1997

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June 23-28, 1997

SUSANNA M. ESTEP 
Susanna M. Estep, 84, Crooksville, formerly of Oreville, died 12:35 p.m. Saturday following an auto accident at SR 13 in New Lexington. 
Born Aug. 30, 1912, Perry County, daughter of the late George and Myrtle Ervin Hoy, she was the widow of Manuel Estep, who died in 1971. 
She was a member of New Hope Methodist Church, Crooksville. 
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Bob (Leola) Schrader of Logan, Mrs. Bruce (Betty) Blagg of Crooksville and Mrs. Dave (Wanda) Uhas of Columbus; a son, Bill (Sheryl) Estep of Newark; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. 
She was also preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Chute-Wiley Funeral Home, New Lexington, with the Rev. Daryl G. Fourman officiating. 
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, New Lexington. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home. 

NORMAN LEE JONES 
Norman Lee Jones, son of Mandy Lynn Jones of Logan, died Thursday, June 19, shortly after birth at Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus. 
Also surviving are maternal grandfather Kenneth Jones of Logan, maternal grandmother Lucy Jones of Mount Sterling, maternal great-grandmother Pauline Jones of Logan and maternal great-grandfather Frederick Davis of Logan. 
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Oak Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Gregory Magruder officiating. 
No calling hours will be observed. 
Arrangements are by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home. 

DAVID V. LANNING 
Funeral services were held 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville, for David V. Lanning, 84, Waterford, Mich., formerly of Murray City, who died Wednesday at Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Pontiac, Mich. 
The Rev. Michael Thomas officiated. 
Burial was in Dew Cemetery, Athens County. 
Casketbearers were Rick O'Neil, Bryan O'Nail, Rusty O'Neil, Luke Anthony, Chris Anthony and Chuck Wilson. 

CHESTER "CHET" RAY WILLIARD 
Chester "Chet" Ray Williard, 85, Carroll, died Saturday, June 21 at Grant Medical Center, Columbus. 
Born Jan. 26, 1912, Fairfield County, son of the late Thomas A. and Dora E. McGrady Williard, he was married to Marie Chilcote Williard, who survives. 
A member of the Nazarene Church, he was a retired machinist for Chase Foundry. 
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Don (Marcella) Merrick Sr. of Lancaster and Mrs. Dwain (Wanda) Cox of Johnstown; four grandchildren, Mrs. Don (Marcia) Morefield of Canal Winchester, Don (Michelle) Merrick Jr. of Canal Winchester, Mrs. Charlie (Cynda) Taylor of Columbus and Samuel (Beth) Cox of Johnstown; six great-grandchildren, Amanda Morefield, Tharon and Miranda Merrick, Samantha, Jeremy and Jonathan Cox; a brother, Paul (Charlotte) Williard of Laurelville; two sisters, Nellie Pugh of Pleasantville and Goldie Hettinger of Adelphi; a 
sister-in-law, Betty Williard of Amanda; and several nieces and nephews. 
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Lillian Littrell and Ruth Williard; four brothers, Roy, Pearley and infant twins. 
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Taylor Funeral Home, Amanda, with the Revs. Kenneth Muck and Charles Flesher officiating. 
Burial will be in Tarlton Cemetery. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home. 

BERTHA MUNDY 
Bertha Mundy, 99, Nelsonville, died Monday, June 23 at Arbors West Nursing Home, West Jefferson. 
Born May 28, 1898, Carbon Hill, daughter of the late Ira and Dora Cardwell Dawley, she was the widow of Harry C. Mundy, who died March 27, 1986. 
A homemaker, she was a former teacher for Oak Hill School. She received her teaching degree from Ohio University and attended the former Sand Run Methodist Church. She was a graduate of the first high school class at Carbon Hill High School. 
Surviving are a son, Hubert C. (Martha) Mundy of Columbus; a grandson, Charles (Beverly) Mundy of Columbus; a granddaughter, Saundra DeLaura of Beavercreek; and four great-grandchildren. 

CAROLYN I. TIGNER SABO 
Carolyn I. Tigner Sabo, 42, Walbridge, died Sunday, June 22 as a result of an auto accident. 
She was a devoted mother and wife and is survived by her parents, Deril and Dorothy Tigner of New Straitsville. 
She was a member of Main Street Church of the United Brethren in Christ where she was on the volleyball team. She was a member of the Walbridge Softball Association, Ladies Bowling League at Toledo Sports Center, and a member of the Thousand Adventures Camping Club. She was involved with the Girl Scouts and a mother to many foreign exchange students. She was an avid jet skier, snow mobiler, camper and joke teller. 
Also surviving are two brothers, Nelson (Janice) Tigner of Columbus and Floyd (Debbie) Tigner of Lakeland, Fla.; a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Tigner of New Straitsville; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and a host of friends. 
She was preceded in death by her brother, Deril Tigner Jr., and her grandparents. 
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Lancaster Church of the United Brethren in Christ with Pastor Ron Ramsey officiating. 
Burial will be in New Straitsville Cemetery. 
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Thursday at Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, 405 N. Columbus St., Lancaster, and one hour prior to services at the church. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Walbridge Athletic Association or Main Street Church of the United Brethren in Christ Church in care of the funeral home. 

MICHELLE LYNN SABO 
Michelle Lynn Sabo, 20, Walbridge, died Sunday, June 22 as a result of an auto accident. 
She was a devoted daughter. 
She was a graduate of Lake Township High School Class of 1995 and was a junior at Wright State University, Dayton. While in high school she was a member of the Flyerettes and later competed nationally in dance. She taught dance in the summer at several colleges and performed at The Ohio State University in dance. She was a member of the Main Street Church of the United Brethren in Christ where she was a former youth leader. She also was a member of the church basketball and volleyball teams. She was an employee of the Elder-Beerman Stores in Dayton and Toledo. At Wright State, she was a member of the Wright State University chapter of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority, serving her chapter as the publicity chair; the Panhellenic Council, and she served as a rush counselor. She was the recipient of the 1996-97 Greek Volunteer of the Year Award, had a double major in marketing and human resource management, had a GPA of 3.4 and was on the Dean's List with honors. She was a member of the WSU Marketing Club, the WSU Dance Team and participated in the Mentor. She recently was voted fraternity sweetheart and was to leave this week as the sorority delegate for the National Convention in Houston. 
Surviving are her grandparents, Deril and Dorothy Tigner of New Straitsville and John and Geraldine Sabo of Millersport; several aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends. 
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Lancaster Church of the United Brethren in Christ with Pastor Ron Ramsey officiating. 
Burial will be in New Straitsville Cemetery. 
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Thursday at Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, 405 N. Columbus St., Lancaster, and one hour prior to services at the church. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Wright State University chapter of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority in care of the funeral home. 

SAMUEL D. SABO 
Samuel D. Sabo, 42, Walbridge, died Sunday, June 22 as a result of an auto accident. 
He was a devoted father and husband and is survived by his parents, John and Geraldine Sabo of Millersport. 
He was an employee of Pre-finish Metals, Walbridge, and had attended Marion College, Indiana. He was a member of Main Street Church of the United Brethren in Christ where he was on the softball and volleyball teams. He was also a member of the Walbridge Softball Association, an ASA umpire, assistant coach of the Walbridge Blue Devils girls softball ream, a previous coach of the Lake Township School basketball and soccer teams and a member of the Thousands Adventure Camping Club. He also was on the Work and Witness trip to Jamaica this year coaching and helping with the youth. He was an assistant coach in national competitions with the girls softball teams and numerous other sporting activities. He was an avid jet skier, snow mobiler and was a father to many foreign exchange students. 
Also surviving are two sisters, Cynthia Sabo of Millersport and Mrs. Larry (Elizabeth) Sanders of Millersport; two brothers, John B. (Thelma) Sabo of Indian Harbor Beach, Fla., and Joseph L. (Jillinda) Sabo of Baltimore; an aunt and uncle, Tim and Carol Kitzmiller of Millersport; many nieces and nephews and a host of friends. 
He was preceded in death by a niece, Terah Jo Sabo, and his grandparents. 
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Lancaster Church of the United Brethren in Christ with Pastor Ron Ramsey officiating. 
Burial will be in New Straitsville Cemetery. 
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Thursday at Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel, 405 N. Columbus St., Lancaster, and one hour prior to services at the church. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Walbridge Athletic Association or Main Street Church of the United Brethren in Christ Church in care of the funeral home. 

GILBERT "GIB" L. SIMONTON 
Gilbert "Gib" L. Simonton, 64, Nelsonville, died Monday, June 23 at the V.A. Medical Center in Chillicothe. 
Born Oct. 5, 1932, Nelsonville, he was the son of Sadie Thacker Simonton of Nelsonville and the late Donald Simonton. 
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church, Nelsonville. 
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 35 Elliot St., Athens, Ohio 45701. 

HESTER LEE WHITE 
Hester Lee White, 82, Logan, died Tuesday, June 24 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital. 
Born Jan. 2, 1915, Logan, she was the daughter of the late Alexander Frederick and Clara Mae Dauber White. 
A member of the First Presbyterian Church, she was retired from Logan-Hocking Schools after 48 years as the executive secretary to the superintendent. She graduated summa cum laude from Ohio University, was a member of the Honorary Educational Society at Ohio University and a former member of Daughters of America Revolution in Hocking County. 
Surviving is a brother, John (Claire) Strickler of Marion. 
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Thursday in Oak Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Gary Wheeler officiating. 
No calling hours will be observed. 
Arrangements are by Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan. 

PATRICIA V. LEHMAN 
Patricia V. Lehman, 48, Logan, died Tuesday, June 24 at Grant Hospital, Columbus. 
Born May 22, 1949, Nelsonville, daughter of Bertine Sanders Herron of Athens and the late Herman Herron, she was married to Iven Lehman, who survives. 
A homemaker, she attended Oak Grove Wesleyan Church. 
Also surviving is a son, Curtis Lehman of the home; two daughters, Christina Lehman of The Plains and Jennifer Cary of Buchtel; two grandsons, Sean Cary of Buchtel and Christopher Channing Lehman of The Plains, a brother, Robert Price of Nelsonville; and two sisters, Marlene Griffin and Virgie Dresher, both of Nelsonville. 
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Souers Funeral Home, Nelsonville, with the Rev. Dave Cogar officiating. 
Burial will be in New Marshfield Cemetery. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Friday at the funeral home. 

BERTHA MUNDY 
Bertha Mundy, 99, Nelsonville, died Monday, June 23 at Arbors West Nursing Home, West Jefferson. 
Born May 28, 1898, Carbon Hill, daughter of the late Ira and Dora Cardwell Dawley, she was the widow of Harry C. Mundy, who died March 27, 1986. 
A homemaker, she was a former teacher for Oak Hill School. She received her teaching degree from Ohio University and attended the former Sand Run Methodist Church. She was a graduate of the first high school class at Carbon Hill High School. 
Surviving are a son, Hubert C. (Martha) Mundy of Columbus; a grandson, Charles (Beverly) Mundy of Columbus; a granddaughter, Saundra DeLaura of Beavercreek; and four great-grandchildren. 
She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Ivor, Stanley and Everett Dawley; and a sister, Bessie Martin. 
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. today at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Wickliff officiating. 
Burial will be in Smith Chapel Cemetery. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the charity of one's choice. 

CLARA E. MURVAY 
Clara E. Murvay, 93, Jacksonville, died Wednesday, June 25 at Main Street Terrace Nursing Home, Lancaster. 
Born March 17, 1904, Jacksonville, she was the daughter of the late Riley and Sarah Six Parker. 
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at the Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster. 
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster. 
Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

JOHN W. BOWERS 
John W. Bowers, 71, The Plains, formerly of Nelsonville, died Thursday, June 26 at the O'Bleness Hospital Emergency Room in Athens. 
Born Sept. 22, 1925, Nelsonville, son of the late William E. and Bessie Mae Lanning Bowers, he was married for 44 years to Mary A. Miller Bowers, who survives. 
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville. 
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, where military graveside services will be conducted by the Combined Color Guard Unit. 
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Sunday at the funeral home. 

MIKE R. ERDY 
Mike R. Erdy, 79, Jacksonville, died Thursday, June 26 at his residence. 
Born Sept. 14, 1917, Athens County, son of the late Steve and Vernal Rasimos Erdy, he was married to June Stoltz Erdy, who survives. 
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Holy Cross Catholic Church, Glouster. 
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Sunday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster. 

ERNEST HILL 
Ernest Hill, 73, South Bloomingville, died Thursday, June 26 at his residence. 
Born Nov. 15, 1923, North Carolina, son of the late John and Mary Chandler Hill, he was married to Gertrude Bone Hill, who survives. 
A retired carrier for the U.S. Postal Service after 26 years, he was a member of VFW Post 8657 and the Redman's Lodge of South Bloomingville. A WWII Army veteran, he was in the 10th Air Corp in China, Burma and India, was top turret gunner and engineer of the B-24 with 126 missions and had flown the hump. 
Also surviving are two daughters, Mary Judith Gerber of Delaware and Mrs. Earl (Patsy) Cole of Pleasantville; three sons, John (Dina) Hill, Ronnie (Karen) Hill and Ernest (Mary) Hill, all of South Bloomingville; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a step-granddaughter; three step-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 
He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Kevin Jay Hill, a half-brother and four half-sisters. 
Graveside survives will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Hocking County by VFW Post 8657. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Saturday at the Wellman Funeral Home, Laurelville. 

CHAD E. "BUBBY" KASLER 
Chad E. "Bubby" Kasler, 9, Glouster, died Tuesday, June 24 at Children's Hospital, Columbus. 
Born Dec. 4, 1987, Athens, he was the son of Melvin and Barbara Kasler Jr. of Glouster. 
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Redtown Free Methodist Church, Redtown. 
Burial will be in Hilltop Cemetery, Millfield. 
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Saturday and one hour prior to services at the church. 

HILDA C. MARSHALL 
Hilda C. Marshall, 94, Logan, died Thursday, June 26 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital. 
Born July 9, 1902, Haydenville, daughter of the late Lauren Bort and Tillie Ohlinger Wolfe, she was the widow of Herbert Marshall, who died April 22, 1989. 
A homemaker, she was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church. 
Surviving are two daughters, Jane Hemsworth and Mrs. Harold (Christene) Conrad, both of Logan; 24 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Elberta Marshall of Logan; and a half-sister, Mary Wolfe Kelly of Mount Vernon. 
She was also preceded in death by her stepmother, Clara Duffy Wolfe, and two sons, Jack and Ned Marshall. 
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Lawrence H. Myers officiating. 
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home. 

WILLIAM ROSCOE MOWREY 
Memorial services were held 11 a.m. Thursday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home for William Roscoe Mowrey, 84, Logan, who died Sunday at Hocking Valley Community Hospital. 
The Rev. Clarence M. Thompson officiated. 
Ashes were interred 10 a.m. Friday in Oak Grove Cemetery. 

RAYMOND S. MILLS 
Raymond S. Mills, 88, Haydenville, died Friday, June 27, 1997 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster. 
He was formerly employed at Coffman Stair Co., Logan, and attended First Church of Christ, Logan. 
Son of the late Harry and Mae Skivers Mills, he was born Dec. 11, 1908 at Nelsonville. 
He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Kathryn Hopstetter Mills; a brother, Jack Mills; and three sisters, Wanda Lehman, Ruth Horn and Sue Bond. 
Survivors include a brother, Harry Mills, Columbus; a sister, Violet Williams, Carbon Hill; a daughter, Sonia Kline, Haydenville; four grandchildren, Terry and Pam Kline, Logan, and Raymond and Cathy Kline, Haydenville; and four great-grandchildren, Colin, Emily and Lucas Kline, Logan, and Matthew Kline, Haydenville. 
Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, where services will be at 1 p.m. Monday with Rev. Vernon Barrell officiating. Interment will be at New Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge. 

June 30- July 5, 1997

ADA E. BROWN 
Ada E. Brown, 82, Circleville, formerly of South Bloomingville, died Sunday, June 29 at Berger Hospital. 
Born April 6, 1915, Franklin County, daughter of the late Jasper and Jennie Arledge Tatman, she was married to her loving husband of 62 years, Ivan C. Brown, who survives. 
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Delbert (Arlene) Poling of Kingston and Mrs. Lawrence (Charlotte) Peters of Logan; six grandchildren, Michael Poling, Melissa Poling, Jeffrey Poling, Eric Peters, Rebecca Peters and Mark Peters; one great-grandson, Chad Peters; two sisters, Mrs. Woodrow (Mildred) Fetherolf of Logan and Mrs. Guy (Carol) Tatman of Laurelville; and several nieces and nephews. 
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Forrest Tatman. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Defenbaugh-Wise Funeral Home, Circleville, with the Rev. Steve McGuire officiating. 
Burial will be in Green Summit Cemetery, Adelphi. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Salem United Methodist Church. 

ROBERT RANDY KEYES 
Robert Randy Keyes, 55, Logan, died Sunday, June 29 at the V.A. Medical Center, Chillicothe. 
Born June 7, 1942, Ancon, Panama Canal Zone, he was the son of Alice McAfooes Keyes Moore of Logan and the late Russell Keyes. 
He was an Army veteran. 
Also surviving are two sons, Randy and Chad Keyes of Logan; a daughter, Mrs. Larry (Alicia) Tobias of Logan; five grandchildren; and dear friends Darlene Sowers and family of Logan. 
He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Ralph Moore, and a son, Rusty Keyes. 
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in Oak Grove Cemetery with the Rev. Gary Wheeler officiating. 
No calling hours will be observed. 
Arrangements are by Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan. 

CORA ALICE McAFEE 
Cora Alice McAfee, 90, Logan, died Sunday, June 29 at her residence. 
Born March 9, 1907, Athens County, daughter of the late Charles and Eva Jane Harbarger Kennard, she was the widow of George R. McAfee, who died April 21, 1971. 
Along with her husband, she owned and operated the McAfee Grocery Store in Coonville. She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, where she was treasurer for 25 years. She was a member of United Methodist Women, a 50-year-plus member of Sereno Chapter 128 OES, charter member and past worthy high priestess of the Hocking Valley Order of the White Shrine of Jerusalem and a member of the New Plymouth Grange. 
Surviving are a son, Charles O. (Mary J.) McAfee of Logan; two grandchildren, John O. McAfee and Mrs. Rick (Georgann) Engle, all of Logan; a great-granddaughter, Tiffany Engle of Logan; a brother, James Kennard of New Plymouth; and a sister, Goldie McDaniel of Logan. 
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Juanita McAfee; seven brothers, Clarence, Clyde, Chester, Donald, Herman, Melvin and Mervin Kennard; and three sisters, Esther White, Mildred Walter and Hattie McAfee. 
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. James Lambert officiating. 
Burial will be in Asbury Cemetery, Starr Township. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Tuesday at the funeral home. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Asbury United Methodist Church in care of Evelyn Miller, 22681 O'Neal Road, New Plymouth, Ohio 45654, or Hospice of Appalachia, 282 E. State St., Athens, Ohio 45701. 

WILBUR WILSON MILLER 
Wilbur Wilson Miller, 84, Largo, Fla., formerly of Logan, died unexpectedly Friday, June 27 at Morton F. Plant Hospital, Clearwater, Fla. 
Born Aug. 29, 1912, Vinton County, son of the late Dorcy Wilson and Cora Bell Mace Miller, he was married to Monta Catherine Grim Miller, who survives. 
A former employee of Sun Glow Furniture Company in Logan, he was retired from Selkirk/Metalbestos Plant in Logan. He attended the Logan Church of the Nazarene and was a member of the Clearwater Church of the Nazarene in Clearwater, Fla. 
Also surviving are a daughter, Geraldine M. Castle of Largo, Fla.; two grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ralph (Faye) Miller of Logan. 
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Lois Anne Miller, and a brother, Frederick Miller. 
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Darwin L. Pressler officiating. 
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Wednesday at the funeral home. 
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association, Hocking County Division, 295 Midland Place, Logan, Ohio 43138; or the the American Lung Association of Ohio, P.O. Box 16677, 170 Arlingate Lane, Columbus, Ohio 43216. 

RICHARD "DICK" BRENNER 
Richard "Dick" Brenner, 64, Liebs Island, Millersport, died Sunday, June 29 at Echo Manor Nursing Home, Pickerington. 
He was the son of the late William M. and Velma R. Cyrus Brenner. 
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Lancaster, a U.S. Army veteran of Korea, and a member of American Legion Post 11, VFW and the DAV, and charter member of AMVETS 1776, all of Logan. He was a licensed funeral director and embalmer and member of Ohio Funeral Directors Association, National Funeral Directors Association and the Ohio Embalmers Association. He was assistant coroner and assistant health commissioner and environmentalist for the city board of health in Lancaster and was a well known pianist. He was known as the "Coffee Man" and was the owner of Kings Enterprise coffee service since 1977. 
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Michael (Nancy Lou) Peters of Pickerington; two grandchildren, Shelby and Katie Peters of Pickerington; a brother, William C. (Georgia) Brenner of Millersport; nephews William E. Brenner and Robert Brenner; an uncle, Paul Cyrus of Cambridge; two aunts, Katherine Brenner of Lancaster and Eleanor Brenner of Dayton; and cousins including special cousins Anita Turner of Lancaster, Mrs. William (Arlene) Bradford of Dayton and Gary Williams of Dayton. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Halteman-Fett and Dyer Funeral Home, Lancaster, with Dr. Brooks Heck officiating. 
Burial will be at Forest Rose Cemetery, where the Logan veterans will conduct military rites. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Wednesday at the funeral home. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Fairfield County unit of the American Cancer Society of Hospice. 

ADA E. BROWN 
Ada E. Brown, 82, Circleville, formerly of South Bloomingville, died Sunday, June 29 at Berger Hospital. 
Born April 6, 1915, Franklin County, daughter of the late Jasper and Jennie Arledge Tatman, she was married to her loving husband of 62 years, Ivan C. Brown, who survives. 
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Delbert (Arlene) Poling of Kingston and Mrs. Lawrence (Charlotte) Peters of Logan; six grandchildren, Michael Poling, Melissa Poling, Jeffrey Poling, Eric Peters, Rebecca Peters and Mark Peters; one great-grandson, Chad Peters; two sisters, Mrs. Woodrow (Mildred) Fetherolf of Logan and Mrs. Guy (Carol) Tatman of Laurelville; and several nieces and nephews. 
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Forrest Tatman. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Defenbaugh-Wise Funeral Home, Circleville, with the Rev. Steve McGuire officiating. 
Burial will be in Green Summit Cemetery, Adelphi. 
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Salem United Methodist Church. 

MARY REGINA AUKER 
Mary Regina Auker, 86, Logan, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 1 in the emergency room of Hocking Valley Community Hospital. 
Born Jan. 11, 1911, Hocking County, daughter of the late Leo and Catherine Krannitz Canty, she was the widow of Francis John Auker, who died in 1964. 
A homemaker, she was a member of St. John Catholic Church. 
Surviving are two sons, William Leo Auker of Logan and John Thomas Auker of Logan; two daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Patty) McDaniel of Logan and Mrs. Ronald (Rita) Daubenmire of Sugar Grove; special friend Brenda Brooks of Logan; three sisters, Mrs. Ambrose (Jane) Primmer of Logan, Mrs. Richard (Bebe) Brown of Danville, Ky., and Rosemary Johnson of Jamestown, N.Y.; 10 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. 
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Lewis and Pat Canty, and two sisters, Elizabeth Jurgensmier and Helen White. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Father James A. Geiger officiating. 
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. 
Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where a Christian vigil service will be held at 7:30 p.m., and from 9 a.m. until service time Friday. 

EMMA JANE CRAMER 
Emma Jane Cramer, 64, Rockbridge, died peacefully Tuesday, July 1 at her residence following an extended illness. 
Born Feb. 16, 1933, Union Furnace, daughter of Madge Bowen McVey of Logan and the late John McVey, she was married for 45 years to L. Austin Cramer, who survives. 
A Union Furnace High School graduate, she was a member of the Town and Country Extension Club. 
Also surviving are three sons, Dennis (Teresa) Cramer of Lancaster, Paul (Mary Ann) Cramer of Logan and Joe (Tamii) Cramer of Rockbridge; five daughters, Mrs. Bill (Sue) Campbell of Logan, Mrs. Duane (Laura) Brickles of Logan, Mrs. Larry (Cindy) Mathias of Lancaster, Mrs. Kenny (Lisa) Tolliver of Rockbridge and Mrs. Darin (Tina) Marshall of Rockbridge; 17 grandchildren; three brothers, Harry McVey of Logan and Larry and Keith McVey of Columbus; and two sisters, Janice Stewart of Logan and Donna White of Grove City. 
She was also preceded in death by a son, Michael Cramer. 
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. Douglas A. Stull officiating. 
Burial will be in New Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge. 
At the request of Mrs. Cramer, no calling hours will be observed. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Fairfield County, 111 E. Main St., Lancaster, Ohio 43130. 

LINDLEY LEROY WILLIAMS 
Lindley Leroy Williams, 59, Logan, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 1 in the emergency room of Hocking Valley Community Hospital. 
Born June 26, 1938, Chauncey, he was the son of the late Clarence William and Nola Locke Williams. 
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Roberts Funeral Home. 
Burial will be in Morris Chapel Cemetery, Falls Township, Hocking County. 
Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

DANIEL NEIL LaFOLLETTE 
Funeral services were held June 19 at Long Funeral Home, Dixon, Mo., for Daniel N. LaFollette, 51, formerly of Logan, who died June 17 following an extended illness. 
Chaplain Jerry Dooley officiated. 
Burial was in Dixon Cemetery, following military services. 
Born Dec. 19, 1945, son of Clarence and Geraldine LaFollette of Logan, he was married to Reba LaFollette, who survives. 
A retired veteran of the U.S. Army, he served two tours of duty in Vietnam and one tour in Korea. He was a member of the VFW in Dixon. 
Also surviving are two sons, Danny and Billy of Dixon; two sisters, Mrs. Don (Peggy Jean) Jeffries of Logan and Mrs. John (Penny Sue) Fick of Lancaster; two nieces; two nephews; four grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; four stepsons and one stepdaughter. 
He was preceded in death by a brother, Timothy E. LaFollette. 
Memorial services will be held 7 p.m. Sunday for friends and family at the Fellowship United Methodist Church on Maysville-Greendale Road with the Rev. Jake Lehman officiating. 
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hocking County Hospice, c/o Carol Shelton, 28561 Chieftain Drive, Logan, Ohio 43138. 

LOVADA MICHELLE WAGONER 
Lovada Michelle Wagoner, infant daughter of Gary Edwin and Marie Jorene Brown Wagoner of Logan, died Tuesday, July 1 at The Ohio State University Hospital Medical Center, Columbus. 
Born 1 p.m. June 30, she died nine hours later from complications from a premature birth. 
Also surviving are two sisters, Amy and Christa, and two brothers, Derrick and Branson, all of the home; maternal grandparents Joe and Phyllis Brown of Logan; maternal great-grandparents Ben and Faye Sheppard of Logan; paternal grandmother Alma Wagoner of Amesville; paternal great-grandmother Erma Diane Wagoner of Athens; four aunts, Mrs. Bob (April Brown) Scott of Lancaster; Mrs. Rodger (Stephanie Brown) Parrish of Logan; Joey Lovada Brown of Logan and Erma Diane Shields of Athens; and two uncles, John Wagoner of Omaha, Neb., and Charles Calendine of Athens. 
She was preceded in death by a paternal grandfather, Ronald Wagoner. 
Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday in Shaw Cemetery, Falls Township, Hocking County, with the Rev. Filmore G. Ashcraft officiating. 
Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Roberts Funeral Home. 

MARION GOOD 
Marion Edward Good, 74, Logan, died unexpectedly as a result of a severe brain hemorrhage Wednesday, July 2 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury, Md. 
Born Dec. 25, 1922, Allen County, son of the late Pearly and Vera Carl Good, he was married for 52 years to Erma M. Sibold Good, who survives. 
A retired contractor, he owned and operated Marion Good & Sons. He had been a minister for 43 years and was minister and a member of Carbon Hill Mennonite Church. 
He was a board member and supporter of mission work in Guatemala for approximately 30 years. He made his first trip to the mission in 1964 and his last trip in February. He was one of the founding members of the Messiah Bible School in Carbon Hill and was an active supporter until his death. He was also a Past Moderator of the Conservative Mennonite Fellowship. 
Also surviving are five sons, Paul (Edna) Good and Stephen (Kathryn) Good, all of Logan; Timothy (Ruth Ann) Good of Lancaster, Mark (Violet) Good of Sheldon, Wis. and Philip Good of Salisbury, Md.; six daughters, Mrs. Bill (Judith) Byler, Mrs. Phil (Esther) Weaver and Mrs. Crist (Anna Mary) Byler, all of Logan, Mrs. Noah (Rebecca) Weaver of Amelia, Va., Mrs. Leon (Miriam) Yoder of Laurel, Del. and Mrs. Claude (Janna) Freed of Bethel, Del.; a daughter-in-law, Karen Good of Delmar, Del.; 53 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a brother, Bill Good of Elida; and two sisters, Marjorie Barnt of Delphos and Norma Truesdale of Phoenix, Ariz. 
He was also preceded in death by two granddaughters; one sister; and one brother. 
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday at Logan-Hocking Middle School with David Mast and James Danner officiating. 
Burial will be in Carbon Hill Cemetery. 
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Sunday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan. 
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Guatemala Mission, c/o Bill Byler, 13943 SR 278, Logan, Ohio 43138.


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