Miscellaneous Hocking County, Ohio Obituaries - 1998

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August 1-8, 1998

ELAINE A. BLOSSER
Elaine Ann Blosser, 69, died Friday, July 31 at her residence following an extended illness.
Born Sept. 18, 1928, Uniontown, Pa., daughter of the late Norman Ward "Jake" and Jane Elizabeth "Jennie" O'Grady Dolan, she was married to Paul H. Blosser, who survives.
A 1946 Logan High School graduate, she was an educational aide for Hocking County MRDD for 10 years. She was a member of St. John Catholic Church and Women of the Moose 997.
Also surviving are a son, Paul W. Blosser of Logan; three daughters, Mrs. David (Jane Elizabeth) Spencer, Mrs. Harley (Mary Catherine) Howdyshell and Mrs. Brian (Therese Ann) Hughes, all of Logan; five grandchildren, Jacob, Molly and Joe Howdyshell, Mari Beth Spencer and Cody Hughes, all of Logan; two sisters, Norma Jean Daugherty of Portland, Ore. and Ruth Gannon of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Catherine Dolan.
Funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Richard J. Pendolphi officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Monday at Roberts Funeral Home.
Christian vigil and rosary services will be conducted 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

FRANCES C. THOMAS
Frances C. "Fran" Thomas, 72, Logan, died Thursday, July 30 at Logan Health Care Center after an extended illness.
Born May 2, 1926, Logan, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Letha Gertrude Abraham Thomas Sr.
She was a retired legal secretary and office manager for Nationwide Insurance Company for may years in Columbus. She was a 1944 Logan High School graduate and a member of St. John Catholic Church.
Surviving are two brothers, Joseph A. (Roseanne W.) Thomas of Logan and Robert (Carolyn) Thomas of Reynoldsburg; three sisters, Joan Thomas of Logan, and Mrs. Clark (Rosemary) Smith and Mrs. Mose (Helen) Khoury, both of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by a brother, Lloyd Bernard Thomas.
Funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Richard J. Pendolphi officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Sunday at Roberts Funeral Home.
Christian wake services and rosary services will be conducted 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

RONALD AYERS
Ronald Keith Ayers, 70, Logan, died Friday, July 31 at Mount Carmel West Hospital, Columbus.
Born Aug. 21, 1927, Hocking County, son of the late John Ruben Ayers and Elizabeth Johnson Campbell, he was married to Dora Jo Ayers, who survives.
A World War II and Korean Naval veteran, he was retired from The Limited in Columbus and Carborundum in Logan. He was a member of Enterprise United Methodist Church, the USS Wisconsin Association and Phi Kapa Alpha fraternity at Ohio University.
Also surviving are a son, Brian Keith (Melissa) Ayers of Houston, Texas; a grandson, Clayton Ayers of Houston; two sisters, Jean Smith of Murray City and Joan Lloyd of Canada; a half brother, Harry Campbell of Florida; and good golfing buddy Jim Jurgensmier.
He was also preceded in death by a half brother, Gary Campbell.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. today at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan.
Private entombment will be in New Fairview Mausoleum.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Deborah Keynes-Hocking County, American Heart Association, 295 Midland Place, Logan, Ohio 43138 or to the Hocking County Humane Society, P.O. Box 863, Logan.

MAE PHILLIPS
Mae Irene Phillips, 81, Logan, died Saturday, Aug. 1 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Dec. 23, 1916, Hocking County, daughter of the late David and Lena Moore Chilcote, she was the widow of Paul Phillips.
She was retired from Hocking Valley Community Hospital. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Logan Pocahontas Association, Logan VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Daughters of America.
Surviving are five sons, Dale Dennis and Glenn Dennis, both of Brooksville, Fla., Nathan Dennis of Newark, Jimmie Dennis of Las Vegas, Nev., and Curtiss Phillips of Lancaster; five daughters, Ellen Willis of Lake Panasoffkee, Fla., Ada Kuhn of Logan, Marlene Muncie of Lancaster, Pagean Wilkins of Henrietta, Texas, and Karan VanGundy of Rushville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ralph Chilcote, formerly of Lancaster.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Jarvis.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with Pastor Rob Dauber officiating.
Burial will be in New Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge.
Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

SIERRA MALONE
Sierra M. Malone, 2, Logan, died Monday, Aug. 3 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born June 13, 1996, Columbus, she was the daughter of Ashley Wright of Logan and Billie Jo Malone of Logan.
Also surviving are maternal grandmother Debbie Malone of Haydenville; paternal grandfather Clarence Wright of Logan; maternal great-grandmother Helen Mikula of Logan; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Zachery William Taylor Wright.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. King Kelly officiating.
Burial will be in Knollwood Cemetery.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Wednesday at the funeral home.

VIOLA GROSSMAN
Viola M. Grossman, 86, Logan, died Wednesday, Aug. 5 at Logan Health Care Center following a brief illness.
Born April 28, 1912, Ross County, daughter of the late Adam and Matilda Boltz Henkel, she was the widow of Lawrence W. Grossman, who died Oct. 28, 1978.
A homemaker, she worked for Lazarus in downtown Columbus and for Timken Roller Bearing in Columbus. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Gary (Sharon K.) West of Logan; a son, Paul E. (Pamela) Grossman of Worthington; and five grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a sister and four brothers.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Roberts Funeral Home with the Rev. Robert Graetz officiating.
Burial will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Laurel Township, Hocking County.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 today and 9 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. John Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 1084, Logan, Ohio 43138.

BEVERLY JEAN FANKHOUSER
Beverly Jean Fankhouser, 52, Rockbridge, crossed the rainbow bridge Wednesday, Aug. 6 at the home of her mother in Belleview, Fla., after and long and courageous battle with cancer.
Born Dec. 24, 19454, daughter of D. Louise Greathouse of Belleview, Fla., and the late Lloyd E. Greathouse, she was married to Robert G. Fankhouser, who survives.
Bev worked as center director with the Dade County, Fla., Park and Recreational Department, the Options for Elders Program in Hocking County and as a food service supervisor at Geneva Hill. She served on the Hocking County Fair Board and loved working with people, crafts, wildlife and her home pets. Great support was given her in the past four years from Dr. Leslie Laufman and staff and the ninth floor staff at Grant Hospital, Columbus.
Also surviving are two sons, Gary Fankhouser of Charlotte, N.C., and Brett Fankhouser of Miami, Fla.; a daughter-in-law, Theresa Rowan of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; four grandsons, Jesse, Nathan and Zackery Fankhouser, all of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., and David Fankhouser of Charlotte, N.C.; an aunt and uncle, Ruth and Harley Baker of Rockbridge; and special friends Judy Everhart of Rockbridge and May Zona of LaPorte, Ind.
Private funeral services and interment will be conducted at Memorial Park Chapel, St. Petersburg, Fla., under the direction of the Blount, Curry and Rowell Funeral Homes.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Marion County, PO Box 4860, Ocala, Fla., 34478 or The American Cancer Society in memory of Beverly Jean Fankhouser.

August 10-15, 1998

VERNIE COE
Vernie I. Coe, 60, Nelsonville, died Saturday, Aug. 8 at her residence.
Born Oct. 27, 1937, Athens, daughter of the late Castor and Gerald Carter Arnold, she was married to Gene Coe, who survives.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday 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 Tuesday at the funeral home.

CLARENCE GINGERICH
Clarence N. Gingerich, 87, Creola, died Friday, Aug. 7 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Sept. 25, 1910, Chicago, Ill., son of the late Shelton Marshall and Ada Angerer Gingerich, he was the widower of his wife of 60 years, Marguerite H. Lorenzen Gingerich, who died Nov. 7, 1994.
An educator, he was a principal at Monroe Schools and taught in Middletown. He was southern area director of distributive education for the state of Ohio and was director of Jackson Manpower Training Center. A 1927 graduate of Wabash College, he was a member of St. John's Mennonite Church, Logan.
Surviving are two sons, Norman (Susan) Gingerich of Leesburg and Lawrence (Ann) Gingerich of Creola; six grandchildren, Robin Gingerich of Greenfield, Alison Gingerich of Leesburg, Margaret Gustafan of McConnelsville, Heather Irwin of San Diego, Calif., and Christina and Erica Gingerich of Athens; a brother, Jess Gingerich of Chicago, Ill.; a nephew, Shelton Hannig of Sedona, Ariz.; and a niece, Kathryn Powers of Lake Villa, Ill.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Paul, Howard and Raymond Gingerich, and a sister, Lucy Hannig.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Garrett Funeral Home, McArthur, with Pastor Wilbur Bender officiating.
Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery, Vinton County.
Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 8 today at the funeral home.

JONATHAN LEVERING
Jonathan Ralph Levering, 36, Logan, died Saturday, Aug. 8 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born May 8, 1962, Logan, he was the son of Ralph E. Levering of Logan and the late Marilyn Sue Guess Levering.
Also surviving are three daughters, Stacy Levering, Jonda Levering and Cassy Lutz, all of Logan; a sister, Robbyn Levering of Logan; a stepbrother, John David Miller of Logan; a stepsister, Lucinda Johnson of Logan; former wife Jeannette Lutz of Logan; a niece, Lacy Levering of Logan; and two nephews, Drew Thomas and John David Miller Jr., both of Logan.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Stephen Ralph Levering, and his stepmother, Carolyn Sue Levering.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Gregory L. Inboden officiating.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge.
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Tuesday at the funeral home.

ORVILLA TOLSON
Orvilla M. Tolson, 87, Nelsonville, died Saturday, Aug. 8 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital.
Born Dec. 8, 1910, Hocking County, daughter of the late Riley M. and Flossie Whetstone Coalson, she was the widow of John "Pat" Tolson.
She also was preceded in death by her first husband, George W. Ucker.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Athens Visiting Nurses Association, 280 E. State St., Athens, Ohio 45701.

EVELYN L. WALLACE
Evelyn L. Wallace, 76, Logan, died Friday, Aug. 7 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Born Aug. 2, 1922, Gallia County, daughter of the late Samuel and Edith Brown Myers, she was married for 52 years to Dillard L. Wallace, who survives.
Retired from Smead, she was a member of the First Church of Christ in Logan.
Also surviving are a son, Randy (Paula) Wallace of Logan; a daughter, Loeta Bownes of Logan; six grandchildren Bryan (Bridgett) Bownes, Mrs. Mike (Debbie) Perez, Brent (Becky) Bownes, Mrs. Mike (Robyn) Campbell, Tracey Wallace and Mark Wallace, all of Logan; seven great-grandchildren, Ashley and Keith Goss, Breanna and Bradley Bownes, Carrie and Cassie Bownes and Kailyn Reedy; a half-sister, Adamae Roscoff of Columbus; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Brown of Cincinnati.
She also was preceded in death by a brother, Baker Brown, and a brother-in-law, Ralph Roscoff.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. today at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with Pastor Paul Stebelton officiating.
Interment will be in the New Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge.
Calling hours were held 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

ROBERT LLEWELLYN
Robert Lee Llewellyn, 66, Chauncey, died Sunday, Aug. 9 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born June 7, 1932, New Marshfield, son of the late Kendall G. and Florence M. Pidcock Llewellyn, he was married to Eva Mae Coen Llewellyn, who survives.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Hilltop Cemetery, Millfield.
Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

LILA MONTGOMERY
Lila L. Montgomery, 73, Sugar Grove, died Sunday, Aug. 9 at Fairfield Medical Center.
Daughter of the late Walter and Christina Klump, she was married for 52 years to Raymond Montgomery, who survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Larry (Carolyn) Gray of Lancaster and Mrs. Bill (LeAnn) Glass of Lancaster; a son, Clyde "Sonny" (Patricia) Montgomery of Sugar Grove; six grandchildren, Jason and Kevin Montgomery, David Gray, Mrs. Jay (Amy) Schumacher and Jay and Curtis Glass; a great-granddaughter, Monica Glass; a sister-in-law, Mary Margaret Klump of Rock Hill, S.C.; six nieces; one nephew; and special friend Marjorie Klump of Lancaster.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Gerold Klump.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Fairfield Christian Church Chapel with Russell Johnson and David Gray officiating.
Burial will be in Forest Rose Cemetery.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 Wednesday at Halteman-Fett and Dyer Funeral Home, Lancaster, and one hour prior to services Thursday at the church.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Fairfield County American Cancer Society or to the American Diabetes Association.

ROY PRITCHARD
Roy Edward Pritchard, 68, Lancaster, died Saturday, Aug. 8 at Fairfield Medical Center.
Born Nov. 17, 1929, Troy, son of the late Benton and Mary Pritchard, he was married for 28 years to Blanche L. Hopkins Pritchard, who survives.
A Korean War Army veteran, he was a retired truck driver for John H. Turner Company. He was a member of the American Legion Post 11 in Lancaster.
Also surviving are a daughter, Luci Pritchard Martin of Lancaster; three stepdaughters, Mrs. James (Gladys) Roley of Logan, Mrs. Robert (Goldie) Clark of Bremen and Anita LeMaster of Lancaster; two grandchildren, Michael and Carissa Martin of Lancaster; 10 step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; a brother, Emery Pritchard of Adelphi; and two sisters, Jerry Garrett of Lancaster and Donna Mayne of Columbus.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert Pritchard; a sister, Helen Thomas; a nephew, Randy Mayne; and a stepson Richard LeMaster.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hill Funeral Home, Kingston, with Pastor Henry Cadwell officiating.
Burial with military honors will be in Floral Hills Cemetery, Lancaster.
Friends may call 2 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

BETTY KUNKLER
Betty L. Kunkler, 70, Junction City, died Monday, Aug. 10 at Americare-New Lexington.
Born June 13, 1928, Logan, daughter of the late Gerald and Cassie Van Sickle Leonard, she was the widow of Henry Kunkler, who died in 1976.
A homemaker, she was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Junction City. She was a member of Junction City American Legion Auxiliary Post 376 and New Lexington Eagles Auxiliary Post 2070.
Surviving are two sons, Joe Kunkler and Chris Kunkler, both of Junction City; three daughters, Mrs. Lawrence (Paula) Bourne of Junction City, Mrs. Steve (Donna) Welch of Crooksville and Kathy Gold of Argillite, Ky.; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, William Leonard of Logan; and a sister, Mrs. Harry (Helen) Kornmiller of Logan.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Norma Jean Kunkler.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Junction City, with the Rev. John Metzger as celebrant.
Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Junction City.
Friends may call 3 to 9 p.m. today at Chute-Wiley Funeral Home, New Lexington. American Legion will conduct services at 7 p.m. today, and Christian wake services will be held at 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

JUDY CALL
Judy A. Call, 48, Nelsonville, died Wednesday, Aug. 12 at her residence.
Born July 23, 1950, Nelsonville, daughter of the late Earl Conley and the late Billie Clemons, she was married to Edward Call, who survives.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Souers-Cardaras Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Friday at the funeral home.

BARBARA CONOVER
Barbara J. Conover, 67, Logan, died Tuesday, Aug. 11 at James Cancer Hospital, Columbus.
Born Aug. 20, 1930, Burlington, Kan., daughter of the late Marion K. and Elizabeth Townsend Hoover, she was married for 51 years to James Conover, who survives.
A graduate of College High School in Pittsburg, Kan., she was a certified dietary manager for Arcadia Acres Nursing Home and was a member of the dietary managers ASSC of the state of Ohio.
Also surviving are a son, Chris Conover of Burr Oak; a daughter, Candi Joyce Conover of Columbia, Mo.; six grandchildren; a brother, Kent Hoover of Riverside, Calif.; and four sisters, Betty Blackmon and Sandy Morgan, both of Wichita, Kan., Marcia Moore of Abbington, W.Va., and Joyce Apple of Sedona, Ariz.
Interment of ashes will take place at a later date in Holton, Kan.
No calling hours will be observed.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hocking County Cancer Society, P.O. Box 944, Logan, Ohio 43138.
Arrangements are by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home.

MARY STUART
Mary "Polly" Stuart, 83, Lancaster, died Tuesday, Aug. 11 at Park Medical Center, Columbus.
Daughter of the late Willard and Claudia Walton, she was
married to Walter E. Stuart, who survives.
She was a member of Mills Memorial United Methodist Church and the Fairfield Garden Club. An avid bridge player, she retired in 1981 as office manager of Jones, Welch and Payne Radiologists. She was a graduate of Stewart High School.
Also surviving are two sons, John Stuart of Lancaster and Joe Stuart of Medina; four grandchildren, Emily Stuart, Tricia Stuart, Amy Stuart and Andrew Stuart; a sister, Anita Schafer of Bullhead City, Ariz.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Florence Gaston, Louis Radu and Ivola Mansfield.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Frank E. Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Arthur "Chip" Koch officiating.
Entombment will be in New Fairview Mausoleum.
Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 Friday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Mills Memorial United Methodist Church in her name.

RONALD E. RINEHART
Ronald E. Rinehart, 57, Union Furnace, died Thursday, Aug. 13, as the result of an automobile accident.
Born Dec. 6, 1940, Vinton County, son of the late Arthur and Beulah Ricketts Rinehart, he was married to Gladys Howell Rinehart, who survives.
A rural paper carrier for The Logan Daily News, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran retired in 1990 from the Newark air force base.
Also surviving are two sons, Jeffrey (fiancee Linda McManis) Rinehart of New Straitsville, and Raymond (fiancee Terri Hurt) Rinehart of Baltimore; stepson Douglas (special friend Lois Corbett) Barger of Newark; stepson Lowell (Christy) Barger of Roseville; stepdaughters Kathryn Barger of Heath and Mrs. Steve (Carol) Whisman of Decatur, Ind.; 10 grandchildren; brothers Frank Rinehart of South Bloomingville and Bill Rinehart of Louisiana; three sisters, Bernedine Petersimes and Judy Bailey of Florida and Margaret Gerkins of Dayton; and his former wife, Margaret Rinehart of Logan.
He also was preceded in death by four brothers, Daniel, Calvin, Pete and Charles Rinehart; and two sisters, Dorothy Arrowsmith and Alice Rinehart.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Heinlein Brown Funeral Home, Logan, and from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home, Newark.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
The family requests memorial donations, in lieu of flowers, be made to the Central Ohio Heart Association, 5455 N. High St., Columbus, Ohio 43214 or to Christ Lutheran Church, 732 Hebron Road, Heath, Ohio 43056.

Sept. 1-5

RUBY ALLARD
Ruby J. Allard, 89, Rochester, Ind., formerly of Hobart, Ind., died Tuesday at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester, Ind., following a long illness.
Born Oct. 10, 1908, South Bloomingville, daughter of the late Judson J. and Irene Mattox Johnson, she was the widow of Richard Allard, who died July 28, 1950.
A lifelong homemaker, she had been a bookkeeper in the Hobart area. She was a member of Lady Trainmen of Gary, Ind., and was one of a family of 12 children.
Surviving are two daughters, Josephine Konowal of Rochester, Ind., and Shirley I. Smith of Fulton, Ind.; a son, William Arbaugh of Marion, Ind.; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by a son, Ralph Arbaugh; two sisters; and four brothers.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Calumet Park Cemetery Chapel, Gary, Ind., with the Rev. Chris Dodson officiating.
Burial will be in Calumet Park Cemetery.
No calling hours will be observed.

NETA COLLINS
Neta Hook Collins, 75, Glouster, died Monday, Aug. 31 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Dec. 19, 1922, Vinton County, she was the daughter of the late James and Clara Dickerson Mays.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.
Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery, Perry County.
Friends may call 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

RICHARD HOOPER
Richard B. Hooper, 5, son of Jeff and Susan Vore Hooper of Glouster, died Saturday, Aug. 29 at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.
He was born Sept. 4, 1992, in Columbus.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call 11 to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Ronald McDonald House, 574 S. 18th St., Columbus, Ohio 43205.

DONALD McCULLOUGH
Donald Lee McCullough, 67, Trimble, died Wednesday, Sept. 2 at his residence.
Born May 15, 1931, Glouster, son of the late Thomas F. and Erma M. McClure McCullough, he was married to Dorothy M. White McCullough, who survives.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster.
Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.
Friends may call 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home, where Masonic services will be held 7:30 p.m. today.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Athens Area Hospice, P.O. Box 873, Athens, Ohio 45701.

LESTER TOLLIVER
Lester Tolliver, 82, Logan, died Wednesday, Sept. 2 at his residence.
Born May 17, 1916, Hocking County, son of the late John Warren and Sarah Jane Peters Tolliver, he was married to Osa Louise Vermillion Tolliver, who survives.
A World War II Navy veteran, he was retired after 30 years from Paramount Transmission Company. He was known for his archaeological skills and was a member of the Archaeological Society of Ohio.
Also surviving are a son, Chris Alan (Betti) Tolliver of Logan; five daughters, Bonna Mae Holdren Leonard, Mrs. John (Carol) Smith, Mrs. Robert (Jane) Seibert and Andrea Kay Vernon, all of Logan, and Mrs. John (Mary Ann) Cassells of Nelsonville; 6 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
He also was preceded in death by five brothers, Virgil, Edward, Lee, Arthur and Joshua Tolliver; and two sisters, Molly Johnson and Ellen Nolder.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Logan, with the Rev. Roger Fidler officiating.
Burial will be in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery.
Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.

MYRL BELL
Myrl Bell, 97, Logan, died Wednesday, Sept. 2 at Crestview Manor Nursing Home, Lancaster.
Born Aug. 9, 1901, Hocking County, son of the late Marion and Cora Ogle Bell, he was married to Mabel E. Bell, who survives.
A member of Logan Church of the Nazarene, he was retired from Logan Clay.
Surviving are a stepdaughter, Eileen Ringhiser of Logan; three stepgrandchildren, Doug Ringhiser, Sandy Ringhiser and Mrs. Kevin (Janet) Young; four step-great-grandchildren, Mindy Dalton, Amia Ringhiser and Ashley and Claire Young; and two step-great-great-grandchildren, Madeline Davis and J'Lynn Ringhiser.
He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Elsie Bell; four brothers; and one sister.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Logan Church of the Nazarene with the Rev. Darwin Pressler officiating.
Entombment will be in Fairview Mausoleum.
Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. today at Cardaras Funeral Home and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.

NORA KECK
Nora E. Keck, 101, Logan, died Thursday, Sept. 3 at Logan Health Care Center.
Born Nov. 26, 1896, Hocking County, daughter of the late Henry C. and Emma White Beery, she was the widow of William Forest Keck, who died July 9, 1974.
A homemaker, she was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church for 50-plus years.
Surviving are three daughters, Josephine Rutter of Lancaster, Ruth Hansley of Logan and Mrs. Earl (Martha Ann) Poling of Union Furnace; a daughter-in-law, Mary Kay Keck of Bremen; 12 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Paul D. Keck; three brothers, Russell, Marion and Bundy Beery; and a sister, Maryetta Beery.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with Pastor Rob Dauber officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan.
Friends may call anytime Saturday with the family in attendance from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 105 W. Hunter St., Logan, Ohio 43138.

STEVEN VAIDO
Steven L. Vaido, 66, Glouster, died Wednesday, Sept. 2 at O'Bleness Memorial Hospital, Athens.
Born May 15, 1932, Athens County, he was the son of the late Alex and Teresa Nagy Vaido.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Cardaras Funeral Home, Glouster, with the Rev. Melvin Franklin officiating.
Burial will be in Hollister Cemetery.
Friends may call noon until service time Tuesday at the cemetery.

ZACARY EDWARD KUHN
Zacary Edward Kuhn, 29 days, Logan, died Friday, Sept. 4 at University Medical Center, Columbus.
Born Aug. 6, Columbus, he was the son of Bruce W. and Tanya Six Kuhn of Logan.
Also surviving are a brother, Tyler McCoy Kuhn of the home; a half sister, Keelie Kuhn of Logan; maternal grandparents, Tony and Yvonne Six of Murray City; maternal great-grandmothers, Rita Six of Murray City and Violet Miller of Logan; paternal grandfather, Bruce Kuhn of Logan; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Ed (Deborah) Smyers of Logan; paternal great-grandmothers, Julia Kuhn and Pauline Gang, both of Logan; and paternal step great-grandparents, Harold and Mary Smyers of Logan.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Diora Shahan officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday.

LENORE M. SMITH
Lenore M. Smith, 81, Nelsonville, died Thursday, Sept. 3 at Doctors Hospital, Nelsonville.
Born Oct. 24, 1916, Chauncey, daughter of the late Thomas and Emma Locke Schultz Sr., she was married to Roy Smith, who survives.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville.
Burial will be in Asbury Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

WILLIAM E. "BILL" STUMBO
William Everett "Bill" Stumbo, 75, Oak Hill, died Friday, Sept. 4 at Oak Hill Medical Center.
Born Oct. 10, 1922, Oak Hill, he was the son of the late Ernest and Minnie Reese Stumbo.
A World War II Army veteran, he was a former employee of Logan Clay Products and a member of VFW.
Surviving are a close friend and companion, Phyllis Criner of Oak Hill; two sons, Robert Stumbo of Hartford, W.Va. and James Stumbo of Nelsonville; four daughters, Betty Glenn of Logan, Flo Martin of Michigan, Faye Singer of Cincinnati and Loretta Patterson of Lancaster; four brothers, Dave Mervin Stumbo of Nelsonville, John Stumbo and Franklin (Dee) Stumbo, both of Oak Hill, and Keith Stumbo of Pennsylvania; two sisters, Margaret Barker of Baltimore, Md. and Anna Mae Marley of Florida; 14 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He also was preceded in death by a sister, Betty; and six brothers, Robert, Lowell, Erin, Homer, Ramond and Tom.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Kuhner-Lewis Funeral Home, Oak Hill, with the Rev. Roy Allen officiating.
Burial will be in C.M. Oak Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.


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