Miscellaneous Hocking County, Ohio Obituaries - 1998

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June 15-20, 1998

MARY FAY CARPENTER
Mary Fay Carpenter, 82, Nelsonville, died Sunday, June 14 at her residence.
Born Nov. 6, 1915, Hocking County, daughter of the late George and Mary Hamlin Stoughton, she was married for 64 years to Cecil O. Carpenter, who died March 16.
She was a nurse, having worked at the former Hocking Valley Hospital in Logan. She had been a nursing supervisor at Crestview Nursing Home in Lancaster and was a member of Rockbridge United Methodist Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Sharon Carpenter of Nelsonville, and three brothers, Herbert (Genevieve) Stoughton of Lancaster, Robert Stoughton of Rockbridge and David (Erlaine) Stoughton of Lancaster.
She was also preceded in death by four sisters, Eva May Congrove, Thelma Spence, Hilda Forest and Irene Forest; and a brother, Frank Stoughton.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Revs. James R. Mathias and J. Gordon Sullivan officiating.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home.

ELIZABETH PATTON
Elizabeth Ingmire Patton, 78, Nelsonville, died Friday, June 12 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Sept. 6, 1919, Hocking County, daughter of the late Albert and Caddie Bowen Ingmire, she was married to Millard Patton, who survives.
A member of First Presbyterian Church, Logan, she was retired after 35 years as an office clerk for the former A&P Company.
Also surviving are a son, Robert (Maureen) Patton of Columbus, and a grandchild, Chelsey Patton of Mount Gilead.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Wilson and Kathryn Castell, and two brothers, Dr. Bernard Ingmire and Dr. Joe Ingmire.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. James Mathias officiating.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home.

JACK SLATER
Jack B. Slater, 74, The Plains, died Saturday, June 13 at Doctors North Hospital, Columbus.
Born April 19, 1924, Murray City, son of the late John and Anna Bridgewater Slater, he was the widower of Faye McDonald Slater.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call 2 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home with the family in attendance from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8.
Masonic services will be 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

GLENNA COFFMAN
Glenna Mae Coffman, 64, Glouster, died Sunday, June 14 at O'Bleness Memorial Hospital, Athens.
Born Feb. 19, 1934, Hollister, she was the daughter of the late William and Ruth Cavey Buckman.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Brown Funeral Home, Murray City.
Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call 6 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

HAROLD ZIMMERMAN
Harold F. Zimmerman, 88, Logan, died Monday, June 15 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Oct. 12, 1909, Hocking County, son of the late Harry E. and Nora G. Davis Zimmerman, he was married March 5, 1933 to Mae Griffith Zimmerman, who survives.
He was a 1929 graduate of Ilesboro School and was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church for more than 65 years. He retired from the Bureau of Employment Services in 1980 and was a longtime former farmer.
Also surviving are three sons, Lloyd E. (Garnet) Zimmerman of Logan, Muril (Alice) Zimmerman of Mentor and Larry (Pat) Zimmerman of Fort Pierce, Fla.; nine grandchildren, Dan, Scot, Wendy, Jason, Chad, Lisa, Jana, Craig and Greg; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jana Mae Zimmerman, and by a brother, Harry B. Zimmerman.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary K. Wheeler officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

REV. ROY G. BOOKMAN
The Rev. Roy G. Bookman, 87, Buchtel, died suddenly Tuesday, June 16 at the residence of his son.
Born Feb. 7, 1911, Buchtel, son of the late Dana and Frances Moore Bookman, he was married to Lucille Sayre Bookman, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Jobs Church with the Rev. Christopher Bookman officiating.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
Friends may call 2 to 8 p.m. today at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Graveside services will be conducted by the Combined Color Guard Unit.

MARY JANE MILLER
Mary Jane Miller, 77, Fremont, Calif., died Sunday, June 14.
A native of Logan, she was the beloved wife for 52 years of Clarence D. Miller, who survives.
She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Larry (Karen) McQuerrey of Orange, Calif., and Peggy Miller of Fremont, Calif.; two sons, John (Linda) Miller of Puyallup, Wash., and Rex (Laurie) Miller of Newark, Calif.; six grandchildren, Brian McQuerrey of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., Christopher McQuerrey of San Marcos, Nicaragua, Jennifer Miller of Puyallup, Wash, Ashly Miller of Newark, Calif., Alexandra Miller of Newark, Calif., and Rex Andrew Miller Jr. of Newark, Calif.; and an uncle, Ernest Miller of Muskegon, Mich.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John Dollmatsch.
Services will be private.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Gastroenterology, c/o Andrew Cope, 770 Welch Road, Suite 400, Palo Alto, Calif. 93404-1515 to support pancreatitis research and related diseases.

CASSIE MAE METTS
Cassie Mae Metts, 65, Logan, died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 17 at her residence.
Born in Salyersville, Ky., daughter of the late Walter and Jane Bailey Howard, she was the widow of Paul E. Metts, who died Jan. 17, 1991.
She was the owner and operator of Dutch's Deli in Logan.
Surviving are two sons, Paul R. (Daphne) Metts of Logan and Mark D. (Susan) Metts of Albany; two daughters, Mrs. Walter (Cathie Lynn) Effinger of Lancaster and Mrs. Bradley (Lee Ann) Specht of Logan; one brother, Sellis Howard of Greenville, S.C.; 16 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Father James A. Geiger officiating.
Burial will be in Shaw Cemetery, Falls Township.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

EVERETTE PRESTON
Everette Randall Preston, 56, Rockbridge, died Thursday, June 18 at Wintersong Village Nursing Home, Laurelville.
Born Aug. 19, 1941, Portsmouth, son of the late Everett S. and Romaine Esther Blair Preston, he was married to Marcia G. Preston, who survives.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
No calling hours will be observed.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to The American Cancer Society, Hocking County Unit, P.O. Box 944, Logan, Ohio 43138.
Arrangements are by Roberts Funeral Home.

June 22-27, 1998

SINA EDGELL
Sina J. Edgell, 48, New Straitsville, died Saturday, June 20 at her residence.
Born June 5, 1950, Logan, daughter of Margaret Shuttleworth Hickman of New Straitsville and the late Harley Hickman, she was married for 26 years to Terry Edgell, who survives.
A 1968 Miller High School graduate, she was a partner of T's Auto Repair in New Straitsville and a teller supervisor at the mall branch of Citizens Bank of Logan. She was an avid street rodder.
Also surviving are a son, Pat Edgell of New Straitsville; a daughter, Alison Edgell of the home; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Humphrey Funeral Home, Shawnee, with the Rev. Ernie Perkins officiating.
Burial will be in New Straitsville Cemetery.
Friends may call anytime today with the family in attendance from 2 to 4 p.m. and after 7.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Appalachia, 280 E. State St., Athens, Ohio 45701.

CHARLES "BENNIE" QUINN
Charles Raymond "Bennie" Quinn, 88, Logan, formerly of Columbus, died Saturday, June 20 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital following a brief illness.
Born Nov. 18, 1909, Logan, son of the late Charles E. and Mabel Johnson Quinn, he was married for 66 years to Margaret Nell Vore Quinn, who survives.
A 1931 Logan High School graduate, he was a retired shoe salesman for Easton Shoe Company, Columbus. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church and a former member of Phi Sigma Chi fraternity.
Also surviving are three sons, Charles Patrick Quinn of Denver, Colo., Floyd Richard (Janet) Quinn of Atlanta, Ga., and William Eugene Quinn of Hamilton; a daughter, Marcia Kay Quinn of Boulder, Colo.; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a brother, Larry Quinn of Kirtland; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a son, James Robert Quinn, and a sister, Helen Quinn.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Father James A. Geiger officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home, where Christian wake services will be held 7 p.m. today.

KENNETH RUTTER
Kenneth Rutter, 91, Logan, died Saturday, June 20 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Feb. 2, 1907, Hocking County, he was the son of the late David and May Bright Rutter.
A World War II Army veteran, he was a medic in the Fifth Army and participated in the invasion and liberation of North Africa, Sicily and Italy. He was a retired foreman from Coffman Staircase Company and a member of Mingo Lodge 171 F&AM, Logan Chapter 75 RAM, Hock-Hocking Council 39 and Logan Commandry 78.
Surviving are three brothers, Ernest, Charles and Robert Rutter, all of Logan; a sister, Mary Rutter of Logan; and several niecesand nephews.
He also was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter and Pearl Rutter.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. Gary Wheeler officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Military graveside services will be conducted by the Hocking County Combined Color Guard Unit.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Tuesday at the funeral home, where Masonic services will be conducted 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

MELVIN LANNING
Melvin T. Lanning, 82, Crooksville, died Monday, June 22 at Bethesda Hospital, Zanesville.
Born March 21, 1916, Pittsburgh Hollow, son of Thomas and Blanche Wilson Lanning, he was married to June Aldean Hashman Lanning, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Carbon Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 Wednesday at the funeral home.

MARGARET A."MAGGIE" IRWIN
Margaret A. "Maggie" Irwin, 52, Logan, died Sunday, June 21 at the home of her brother, John Scott, in Washburn, Wis.
Born Oct. 11, 1945, Iowa City, Iowa, daughter of the late David and Frances Stewart Scott, she was married to Thomas J. Irwin, who survives.
A survivor of cancer for more than 28 years, she grew up in Springfield, Mo. She attended the University of Iowa, earning a bachelor's degree in political science and later receiving a master of counseling degree from Prescott College in Arizona. She worked in the field of mental health for several different agencies and institutions in a variety of states helping numerous people recover from obsessive compulsive disorders. She recently worked as manager for Health Recovery Services in Athens.
Also surviving are two children, Laurel Stuart of Olympia, Wash. and Thomas J. Irwin Jr. of Columbus; a granddaughter, Mariah Bell-Stuart of South Bend, Wash.; a brother, John (Diane) Scott and family of Washburn, Wis.; three aunts, Kathryn Williams and Helen Monnier, both of Oxnard, Calif., and Margaret Tuttle of Washington, Iowa; and untold friends and fellow humans who she touched by teaching them that life should be lived to its fullest but always "on the edge of a giggle."
Memorial services will be held at a later date, both at Wickenburg, Ariz. and Yellowstone National Park.
Arrangements are by Bratley Funeral Home, Washburn, Wis.
The family suggests contributions be made to Regional Hospice Services, Inc., Ashland, Wis.

JOSEPH W. KELLENBARGER
Joseph William Kellenbarger, 74, Circleville, died Monday, June 22 at Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus.
He was married to Verla L. Kellenbarger, who survives.
A World War II U.S. Army veteran, he was a member of American Legion, Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus, VFW and St. Joseph Church of Circleville. He was a former member of Home Plate Club.
Also surviving are a sister, Mary Margaret Gorby of Lancaster; a brother, Richard Kellenbarger of High Point, N.C.; and several nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 600 Hill Road N., Pickerington.
Interment will be in Violet Cemetery, Pickerington.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at Egan-Ryan Funeral Home, 403 E. Broad St., Columbus.

THELMA E. SATER
Thelma E. Sater, 88, Logan, died Monday, June 22 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born June 6, 1910, Pickaway County, daughter of the late Frank and Laura Green Wolford, she was the widow of Virgil D. Sater, who died Oct. 11, 1992.
A homemaker, she was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women of the Church. She also was a member of Rockbridge Garden Club. She was a 1928 graduate of West High School
in Columbus.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Edgar (June) Gloyd of Logan and Carolyn Maus of Columbus; seven grandchildren, Mrs. David (Linda) Frazier, John Gloyd, Mrs. Pat (Elizabeth) Summers, Gregory Walsh, Terry Walsh, Dora Maus and Mary Ann Maus; seven great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Hester Daniel, Mary Robey and Alma Russell, all of Columbus.
She also was preceded in death by a grandson, Edward Gloyd; two sons-in-law, Jack Walsh and Joseph Maus; two brothers, Francis and Roland Wolford; and two sisters, Edith Schmidt and Josephine Mudd.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Revs. J. Gordon Sullivan and Dixie Bauman officiating.
Burial will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Hocking County.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

BERTHA SEARLES
Bertha Marie Searles, 91, Logan, died unexpectedly Thursday, June 25 at the Hocking Valley Community Hospital Emergency Room.
Born May 26, 1907, Rockbridge, daughter of the late Samuel and Myrtle Snoke Myers, she was the widow of Henry Lionel Searles.
She was a former employee of Godman Shoe Company in Logan.
Surviving are a son, Carl Ellsworth (Jean) Martin of Tucson, Ariz., and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Harry Martin; a stepson, Ralph Martin; seven children; three brothers; and one sister.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. King Kelly officiating.
Burial will be in Smith Chapel Cemetery, Green Township, Hocking County.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Saturday at the funeral home.

KIRSTIN VOLLMER
Kirstin Yvonne Vollmer, 4, died at 2:35 a.m. Thursday, June 25 at her home in Shawnee due to complications of cerebral palsy and severe brain damage she received at birth.
She was born June 8, 1994 at Good Samaritan Medical Center, Zanesville.
Surviving are her parents and caregivers, Theresa Yvonne Dutiel and Kelly Michael Vollmer; a brother, Jeremy Williams; grandparents John and Charlotte Yvonne Woofter and Harold and Joy Vollmer; great-grandparents Roger and A. Yvonne Brunton, Brook and Lorraine Woofter, Eva Dutiel and Pearl and Donna Moore; special aunts Rhawny Dutiel, Jenny McKnight, Chris Nelson and Regina Brunton; special uncles, John Woofter Jr. and Fred McKnight; a special cousin, Shaina Collins; and several other aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at J.E. Humphrey Funeral Home, Shawnee, with the Rev. Stanley Wilt officiating.
Burial will be in Shawnee Cemetery.
Friends may call after 7 p.m. today and anytime Saturday at the funeral home, with the family present Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. and after 7.

FREIDA M. WILSON
Private funeral services were held for Freida M. Wilson, 83, Laurelville, who died Wednesday, June 24 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Jan. 30, 1915, daughter of the late Fred and Maude Ryan Brinkmann, she was married to Glenn L. Wilson, who survives.
She was a former employee of the former Carborundum Factory and a member of Laurel Valley Grange.
Also surviving are a son, William P. Moder of Rockbridge; three grandchildren, Ronald M. (Cynthia) Moder of Lancaster, Mrs. Charles R. (Melanie) Ogle and James M. Moder, both of Rockbridge; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Edward Brinkman of Columbus; and two sisters, Helen Faulk of Laurelville and Eileen Steele of Houston, Texas.
She also was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter W. Moder, who was killed in action during World War II; two brothers, W. Herman and Fritz Brinkmann; and two sisters, Hilda M. Bowsher and Betty J. Steele.
Arrangements were by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home.

ELISHA YOUNG
Elisha Young 86, Laurelville, went to be with the Lord June 25 at his residence.
Born Oct. 19, 1911, Lawrence County, Ky., son of Floyd and Ida Daniels Young, he was married June 9, 1932 to Maggie Truman Young, who died June 1991.
Surviving are four sons Joseph (Rosie) Young of Vigo, Carl Young of Logan, John (Linda) Young of Lancaster and Larry (Becky) Young of Frankfurt; two daughters Mrs. Ralph (Ethel) Hinkley of Washington Court House and Mrs. Harold (Annabel) Hettinger of Adelphi; a brother, Charles Young Nipgen; two sisters, Ella Collins of Chillicothe and Mary Barnett of McArthur; a sister-in-law, Ivorine Smith of the home; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
He was was also preceded in death by a daughter, two grandchildren, four brothers and one sister.
Funeral services and burial will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Log Pile Church and Cemetery, Ratcliffsburg, with the Rev. Harrison Clemmens officiating.
Friends may call 5 to 9 p.m. today at Hill Funeral Home, Kingston.

June 29-July 4, 1998

LEE ROY BROOKS
Lee Roy Brooks, 75, Reynoldsburg, died Saturday, June 27 at Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus.
Born Aug. 5, 1922, Logan, he was the son of the late Howard and Anna Waldron Brooks.
He was a shipping foreman for Plaskolite of Columbus.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Michael (Sharon) Skeens of Lockbourne and Denise A. Brooks of Columbus; two sons, John Jeffery (Penny) Brooks of New Albany and Roy Michael Brooks of Westerville; three sisters, Mrs. Bill (Mary) Freeman and Mrs. John (Ruth) Switzer, all of Logan, and Mrs. Charles (Margaret) Kishler of Junction City; three brothers, Howard Brooks, Clarence (Jeannie) Brooks and William Brooks, all of Logan; three grandchildren, David, Michael and Miranda; a great-grandchild, David Jr.; and his former wife, Doris Brooks of Westerville.
He also was preceded in death by a sister, Sharon Rose Toney.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary K. Wheeler officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Graveside military services will be conducted by Combined Color Guard Unit.
Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

VELMA WEAVER
Velma Weaver, 92, Laurelville, died Sunday, June 28 at Johnston Nursing Home.
Born April 23, 1906, Hocking County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Minnie Sniff Tucker.
Surviving are a son, Russell Weaver of Plantation, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Cecil (Betty) Moore of Carroll and Norma McClelland of Ashville; four grandchildren, Cheryl Shaw, Terry Moore and Ronald and Rodney Weaver; and eight grandchildren.
She also was preceded in death by a sister, Flossie Linton; and a brother, Waldo Tucker.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at South Perry United Methodist Church with the Revs. Raymond Welch and Hal Keeton officiating.
Burial will be in Green Summit Cemetery, Adelphi.
Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville.

GLADYS WADE
Gladys Wade, 79, Buchtel, died Monday, June 29 in Lewisport, Ky.
Born Oct. 27, 1918, Carter County, Ky., daughter of the late John and Nancy Sturgell Carroll, she was married to John Wade, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Nelsonville.
Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice Association, 723 Harvard Drive, Owensboro, Ky. 42301.

LYLE HANNA
Lyle Howard Hanna, 67, Murray City, died Thursday, July 2 at his residence.
Born Oct. 12, 1930, Lancaster, son of the late Lyle H. and Lavina Drake Hanna, he was married to Rita J. Smith Hanna, who survives.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 1 p.m. Monday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Glouster.
Burial will be in St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery.
Military Graveside services will be conducted by the Combined Color Guard Unit.
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and anytime Sunday with the family in attendance from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 at Brown Funeral Home, Murray City, where Christian wake services will be held 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

OPAL PAXTON
Opal A. Paxton, 74, Circleville, died Thursday, July 2 at Berger Hospital, Circleville.
Born Feb. 29, 1924, Hocking County, daughter of the late Carl and Leota Woodgeard Amerine, she was the widow of Raymond Paxton, who died in 1986.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Merle (Pauline) Jones of Circleville and Mary M. Paxton of Lockbourne; a son, Raymond (June) Paxton of Montgomery, Ill.; three grandchildren, Sonya Knece, Jeff Paxton and Raymond Paxton; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Raymond Amerine of Creola; a sister, Mrs. Howard (Grace) Rheinscheld of Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Ruth E. Paxton. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Defenbaugh-Wise Funeral Home, Circleville, with the Rev. William Haddox officiating.
Burial will be in Imler Cemetery, Circleville.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Saturday at the funeral home.

July 6-11, 1998

CHARLES HOOK 
Funeral services were held 10 a.m. today at Hollister Cemetery for Charles E. Hook, 65, Hollister, who died Thursday, July 2 at his residence. 
Born May 4, 1933, Glouster, he was the son of the late Edward and Mabel Miller Hook. 
Arrangements were by Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.

GEORGE LEROY SCHRADER 
George Leroy Schrader, 75, Logan, died Sunday, July 5 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital following an extended illness. 
Born Nov. 4, 1922, Logan, son of the late Nicholas Leroy and Ida Mae Poling Schrader, he was married to Nora Mae Culbertson Schrader, who survives. 
He was a former manager of The Building Center in Logan and retired from Logan Clay Products in 1984 after 20 years of service. He was a member of Ohio Farm Bureau. 
Also surviving are three sons, Francis Leroy "Tank" (Mary) Schrader of Logan, Larry Eugene Schrader and friend Susan Scott of Logan and Roger Wayne (Marla) Schrader of Wooster; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Howard (Hilda) Schrader of Logan; and a sister, Eileen Conrad of Logan. 
He also was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine Ann Schrader, who died in 1947. 
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary K. Wheeler officiating. 
Entombment will be in New Fairview Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Good Hope Township, Hocking County. 
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 American Cancer Society, Hocking County Unit, P.O. Box 944, Logan, Ohio 43138.

OPAL G. DEVOL 
Opal G. Devol, 85, Carbon Hill, died Sunday, July 5 at Hickory Creek Nursing Center, The Plains. 
Born Oct. 8, 1912, Haydenville, daughter of the late Clarence and Sylvia Skivers Rieder, she was the widow of Russell "Peck" Devol, who died Feb. 13. 
A Haydenville High School graduate, she was retired from Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Nelsonville, and was a member of the Christian Church in Carbon Hill. 
Surviving are three sons, Richard (Dixie) Devol of East Canton, Mike Devol and special friend Debbie Walker of Vinton and Dale (Gloria) Devol of Athens; three grandchildren, Ashley Devol of Athens, Scott (Kathy) Devol of Canton and Mrs. Bob (Vicky) Clapper of Louisville; four great-grandchildren, Megan and Corey Devol and Amber and Rebecca Clapper; a brother, Roy Rieder of Daytona Beach, Fla.; and four sisters, Bonna Rutherford of Nelsonville, Mrs. Ira (Theda) Wilkinson of Carbon Hill, Mrs. Terry (Arlene) Smith of Daytona Beach, Fla., and Mary Lou Smith of Logan. 
She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Kenneth Devol, and brother, Victor Rieder. 
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville, with the Rev. Ray Price officiating. 
Burial will be in Carbon Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home.

GLADYS LEHMAN 
Gladys A. Lehman, 99, Logan, died Tuesday, July 7 at Logan Health Care Center. 
Born July 3, 1899, Hocking County, daughter of the late Samuel and Clara Durant Strawn, she was the widow of William Lehman, who died in 1968. 
A homemaker, she was a member of Immanuel United Methodist Church, a 75-year member of the Degree of Pocahontas, Squaw Club of the Pocahontas, a member of VFW and American Legion Auxiliary of Logan and Daughters of America. 
Surviving are a son, William T. (Delle) Lehman of Turnersville, N.J.; two daughters, Mrs. Thelma Adair and Mrs. Mary Barber, both of Logan; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Wilma Lehman of Logan. 
She was also preceded in death by two sons, Earl Lloyd Lehman and James L. Lehman; a great-grandson; four brothers, Tom, Harry, Lloyd and John Strawn; and three sisters, Verna Marks, Hazel Leadbetter and an infant sister. 
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary K. Wheeler officiating. 
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Friday at the funeral home.


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