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Lewis E. Aukerman 
Lewis E. Aukerman, 70, of Medina, passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, 2000, at Hospice Care Center in Copley. 
He was born Nov. 12, 1929, in Congress, Ohio, to Joseph and Rose Ribbeck Aukerman and grew up in Lodi, graduating from Lodi High School in 1948. On Sept. 2, 1950, he married Mary Duplaga and they resided in Medina for the past 50 years. Mr. Aukerman worked for General Motors in Brook Park for 31 years, retiring in 1982. He also worked as a groundskeeper at Weymouth Country Club in Medina for more than 20 years. He was a member of Medina Eagles and enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and working in his garden. 
He is survived by his wife, Mary, with whom he celebrated 50 years of marriage on Sept. 2; daughter, Mrs. Thomas (Linda) Setzer of Medina; son, Kenneth (Mary Ellen) Aukerman of Medina; grandchildren, Chad Setzer, Kim (Chris) Sexton and Megan Aukerman; great-granddaughter, Kayleen Elizabeth Sexton; sisters, Mabel McLaughlin of Cleveland, Mrs. Don (Ruth) Hastings of West Salem and Mrs. Dick (Dorothy) Snader of Columbus; and brother, Milo of Medina. 
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Roy, Harry, Chet and Glenn; and sister, Peg Rose. 
Service: 11 a.m. today at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi. Pastor Mike Hastings will officiate. 
Burial: Eastlawn Memory Garden, Brunswick. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care Center, 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, 44333, or to Lafayette Rescue Squad, 6776 Wedgewood Road, Medina, 44256. 

George E. Ensign 
George Edmond Ensign, 81, of Inverness, Fla., passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, 2000, after a brief illness. 
He was born March 3, 1919, on the family farm in Spencer to Clyde and Cora Welsh Ensign. He was a foreman for S.J. Groves and Sons Construction Co. and retired in 1976, after 16 years. Following his retirement, George and his wife, Geraldine, owned and operated a mobile home park in St. Clairesville, Ohio. They moved to Florida in 1976 and owned and operated Ensign's Oasis Mobile Home Park in Inverness. Mr. Ensign was a sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II, serving aboard troop and munitions ships in the Atlantic and Mediterranean. He also served in Morocco and Sicily. 
George loved animals and was never without cats in the house. He was an avid poker player who enjoyed beating his sons and sons-in-law out of their money -- a nickel and dime at a time. In the '50s, he managed and played on various softball teams around the Medina and Lorain county areas. 
He is survived by his wife, Geraldine "Gerry," to whom he was married 48 years; sons, Carmen "Spud" Brinker of Inverness, Warren Brinker of Spencer and Clayton Brinker of Gainesville, Fla.; daughters, Charlene Wuthrich of Sullivan Township and Beverly Bricker of Inverness; sisters, Lucille Dunbar, Bertha Hopkins and Doris Simon; brothers, Charles, Harold, Donald "Jake" and Frank; grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. 
Memorial service: 7 p.m. today at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 202 E. Main St. Spencer. The Rev. Brad Kelley will officiate. 

Ethel Farkas 
Ethel Farkas (nee Kovach), 82, passed away Friday, Sept. 29, 2000, at Samaritan Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. 
She was born in Findleyville, Pa., and was a Medina County resident for 32 years, previously of Parma. Mrs. Farkas was proud of her Hungarian heritage and her family commitment. She was a member of the General Motors "Chevettes" and was a 13-year administrative assistant at General Motors in Parma, retiring in 1973. She was a member of Medina Presbyterian Church. 
Mrs. Farkas is survived by her husband of 59 years, Steve; daughters, Rhona (James) Black of Wooster and Judith (Charles K.) Mullins of Franklin, Mich.; sister-in-law, Mary Kovach of Broadview Heights; brother, Steve Kovach of Avon; grandchildren, Kelly Black of Cleveland, Douglas Black of Wooster, Sherry Mullins of Royal Oak, Mich., and Christine Mullins of Auburn Hills, Mich.; and great-grandchild, CoriAnn Olshavsky. She was godmother to Cheryl Lyn Farkas of Maryland and Steve Kovach of Westlake. 
She was preceded in death by her sister-in-law, Elsie Kovach; brother, Benjamin; brothers and sisters-in-law, Peter and Edith Kovach and Arthur and Stella Kovach; and sister, Rose Kovach. 
Service: Noon today at Medina Presbyterian Church on state Route 18. The Rev. James Gilbert will officiate. 
Burial: Western Reserve Cemetery, at a later date. 
Visiting hours: 11 a.m. to noon today at the church. 
The family requests contributions in lieu of flowers to Medina Presbyterian Church, 5020 Burgundy Bay Blvd., Medina, 44256. 
Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, Medina, is in charge of arrangements. 

Roy M. Powers 
Roy M. Powers, 78, of Wadsworth, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at Hospice Care Center, after a lengthy illness. 
Mr. Powers was born in Wadsworth and was a lifelong resident of the Wadsworth area. He was a driver for H.J. Hall Trucking Co. for 30 years. Mr. Powers was a lifetime member of Wadsworth First Christian Church, where he served as an usher and deacon. He was a member of American Legion post 170, retired Teamsters, Odd Fellows Lodge and Medina chapter of the Alliance of the Mentally Ill. Mr. Powers was past president of Silver Star Riders and Swinging Stars. He enjoyed horses, bowling and golfing. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in World War II. 
He is survived by his daughters, Vivian (Mrs. Jerry) Lash of Medina, Ginger Ramsey of Clinton; son, Roger of Medina; grandchildren, Megan and Molly Lash of Los Angeles and Jacob Ramsey of Clinton; brother-in-law, Harold Ratchford; sister-in-law, Jessie Powers; and many nieces and nephews. 
Mr. Powers was preceded in death by wife, Melba, and brother, Willie. 
Service: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hilliard & Mullaney Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth. The Rev. James L. Singleton and Pastor Leslie F. Critchfield will officiate. 
Interment: Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today and one-half hour prior to service Wednesday at the funeral home. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care Center, 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, 44333. 

David B. Pursley 
David Brian Pursley, 43, of Westfield Township, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at his home. 
He was born Jan. 28, 1957, in Medina to Thomas Harold and Helen Mae Boone Pursley and was a lifetime resident of Westfield. He attended Cloverleaf High School and was employed by Miller Restoration in Lyndhurst. He was a U.S. Army veteran. 
Mr. Pursley is survived by his wife, Ann (nee Cavanaugh); parents, Thomas and Helen Pursley of Seville; sisters, Jacqueline Pursley of Seville and Tina (Gregory) Frary of Lodi; and brothers, Thomas Jr. (Janice) Pursley of Medina and Jerry (Nancy) Pursley of Columbus. He was adored by all of his nieces and nephews. 
Service: 1 p.m. Thursday at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi. The Rev. Ned Weist of Our Lady Help of Christians Parish will officiate. 
Burial: Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. 
Visiting hours: 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. 
Young and innocent, that's how we all start. Never knowing or believing, our paths will ever part. My Brother you are from the beginning, my Friend you are to the end. Our love for each other an unspoken letter, we never have to send. Good-bye dear David until the moment comes, that we all live together again, as we did when we were young ... 

Gregory L. Sampsell 
Gregory L. Sampsell, 50, of Seville, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at his residence, after a lengthy battle with cancer. 
He was born in Lakewood and was a lifetime resident of Medina County. Mr. Sampsell was a road service mechanic for Ohio Materials Handling of Bedford for 14 years. He served with the U.S. Army Infantry during the Vietnam War, where he earned a Purple Heart. 
Mr. Sampsell is survived by his wife, Patricia (nee Ryan) of Seville; sons, Michael Sampsell, serving in the U.S. Army in Germany and Edward Sampsell of Seville; daughter, Melanie (Mathew) Batdorff of Doylestown; brothers, Albert (Joi) Sampsell Jr. of Florida, Keith (Mary) Sampsell of Columbus and Richard (Linda) Sampsell of Lodi; sisters, Deborah (John) Mathews of Bettsville, Ohio, Barbara Tacchite of Wadsworth, Margaret (Victor) Justik of Hinckley Township and Laura (Douglas) Kessell of Virginia; and grandchildren, Hallie and Benjamin K. Batdorff and Morgan Horne. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Sr. and Phyllis Sampsell. 
Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, 3477 Medina Road, Medina, where a memorial service will be held at 8. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Medina County Hospice, 797 N. Court St., Medina, 44256. 

Oscar T. Wiley 
Oscar Taylor Wiley, 69, of Brunswick, previously of Cleveland, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2000, at Medina General Hospital. 
He was born Jan. 22, 1931, in Huntington, W.Va., and was a Medina County resident for 34 years. Mr. Wiley was a member of United Auto Workers Local 1005. He was a technician for the Chevrolet Plant in Parma for 31 years, retiring in 1993. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. 
He is survived by his son, Tommy (Malinda) Wiley of Parma; daughters, Norma Wiley of North Canton and Sandy Wiley of Cleveland; brother, George of Ashtabula; sister, Pearl (Richard) Thompson of Huntington; sisters-in-law, Leota Wiley of Kiahsville, W.Va., and Norah Wiley of Columbus; grandchildren, Keith Horton and Clayton and Jennifer Wiley. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lucian and Norma Wiley and brothers, Herman, Harold and Deward Wiley. 
Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday at Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, 1642 Pearl Road (one-half mile south of state Route 303), Brunswick. 
Burial: Eastlawn Memory Garden, Brunswick. 
Visiting hours: 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

Earl E. Young 
Earl E. Young, 79, of Wadsworth, died Saturday, Sept. 30, 2000, at Altercare of Wadsworth, after a lengthy illness. 
Mr. Young was born in Wadsworth, where he was a lifelong resident. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and a machinist at National Rubber Machinery, retiring in 1983 with 31 years of service. He was a corporal in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He enjoyed gardening and feeding the squirrels and birds. 
He is survived by his wife, Margaret (nee Smith); son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Cheryl of Wadsworth; son, William of Wadsworth; daughter, Martha "Marti" of Wadsworth; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by his brother, Benjamin. 
Graveside service: Noon on Wednesday at Woodlawn Cemetery. The Rev. Jonathan A. Knight will officiate. Veterans of Foreign Wars post 1089 and American Legion post 170 will conduct military services. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ or the charity of one's choice. 
Hilliard & Mullaney Funeral Home, Wadsworth, is handling arrangements. 

Harvey J. Kornowski 
Harvey J. Kornowski, 60, passed away at his home after a courageous six-year battle with cancer. 
He was born in Cleveland and lived in Brunswick prior to moving to Chatham Township 27 years ago. He was owner/operator of A-1 Water Hauling. Harvey was an avid train collector and thoroughly enjoyed watching movies, especially John Wayne. 
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Mary Ann; children, Cheryl (Lloyd) Sharpe of Tennessee, Keith Kornowski of Chatham, Kevin (Julie) Kornowski of Marshallville, Ohio, Carolyn (Michael) Bovee of Michigan, and Merrilynn (Robert) Grayson of Parma; grandchildren, Leniecia, Lloyd III, Shane, Chelsea, Cody, Casey, Candice and Kenny; and brother, Thomas Kornowski of Michigan. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Wanda Kornowski. 
There will be no calling hours. 
A private interment will be held at Chatham Township Cemetery. 
Family and friends are invited to a memorial Mass at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Martin of Tours, 1824 Station Road, Valley City. The Rev. Thomas Dunphy will officiate. 
The family suggests memorial contributions, if desired, to the American Cancer Society, 3250 W. Market St., Suite 304, Akron, 44333, or Hope Lodge (residence for cancer patients and families during treatments), 11432 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, 44106. 
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City. 

William H. Fassnacht 
William H. Fassnacht, 50, of Brunswick, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, in Brunswick. 
He was born April 22, 1950, in Conneaut and was a Medina County resident for eight years. Mr. Fassnacht was a technical sales specialist for Van Doren De Mag for 23 years. He was a member of Disabled American Veterans and Brunswick American Legion post 234. He served in the U.S. Navy. 
He is survived by his wife, Jane (nee Uher) Fassnacht of Brunswick; son, Manion (Elizabeth) Fassnacht; daughter, Heather Fassnacht; stepdaughters, Elise (Ray) Tyhulski and Joanna (Fred) Glau; stepson, David Buhovecky; grandson, William A. Fassnacht; granddaughter, Julia C. Fassnacht; and sisters, Mallissa Dreslinski of Mentor, Mary Brockway of Conneaut and Linda (Leroy) Waldo of Norco, Calif. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Fransis M. Fassnacht and Jean A. (nee Shephard) Fassnacht and brother-in-law, George Dreslinski. 
Service: 1:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Episcopal Church, 146 Marks Road (just south of Boston Road), Valley City. The Rev. John Atkins will officiate. 
Burial: Myrtle Hill Cemetery, Valley City. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road (state Route 303 at Interstate 71). 
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Episcopal Church. 

Jacqueline A. Foreman 
Jacqueline A. Foreman (nee Gish), 62, of Wadsworth, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2000, at Hospice Care Center, after a brief illness. 
Jackie was born in Wadsworth, where she was a lifelong resident. She was an elementary teacher at Highland schools, retiring in 1993 with 35 years of service. She received her bachelor's degree in education from the University of Akron and was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ. 
Jackie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Scott Alan and Joyce of Wadsworth; daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Randy Goodson of Wadsworth; mother, Juanita Gish of Wadsworth; daughter-in-law, Laura (Cliff) Calaway of Wadsworth; grandchildren, Jessica, Nichole, Ashley, Zachary, Matthew, Taylor, Danielle and Benjamin. 
She was preceded in death by her son, Matthew and father, Carl. 
Service: 1 p.m. Saturday at Hilliard & Mullaney Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St., Wadsworth. The Rev. Jonathan A. Knight will officiate. 
Interment: Woodlawn Cemetery, Wadsworth. 
Visiting hours: 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Memorial constitutions may be made to Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice, 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, 44333. 

Dorothy Handshue 
Dorothy Handshue, 85, of Seville, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, at Apostolic Christian Home. 
She was born in Guilford Township and was a lifelong resident of Medina County. Mrs. Handshue was a member of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church and Seville Day Center and was active in many church groups. She retired from Wadsworth schools as cafeteria supervisor after 24 years of service. She was a homemaker. 
Mrs. Handshue is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and Delbert Sprunger of Seville and Marcene and Abe Mounts of Columbus; son and daughter-in-law, Mervin and Marilyn Handshue of Wadsworth; brother and sister-in-law, Lloyd and Winifred Acker of Wadsworth; sister, Irma Buerge of California; and grandchildren, Mitchel Phillips, Lisa Price, Brad Phillips, Dan Handshue, Dave Handshue, Amy Sprunger Allworth and Eric Sprunger; and great-grandchildren, Hayley Phillips, Luke Price, Katie Price, Nate Handshue, Matthew and Jessica Handshue, Sean and Sam Allworth, Ron Jr., Heather, Ashley and Tiffani Stewart. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul and brothers, Leonard and Ivan Acker. 
Service: 3 p.m. Sunday at Jerusalem Evangelical Church. Pastor Gerald Keller will officiate. 
Burial: Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery. 
Visiting hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the church narthex. 
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church Organ Fund. 
Armstrong-Waite Funeral Home, Seville, is in charge of arrangements. 

Sandra M. Rolle 
Sandra M. Rolle, 57, of Brunswick, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, at Southwest General Health Center in Middleburg Heights. 
She was born March 21, 1943, in Cleveland and was a Medina County resident for 25 years. Mrs. Rolle was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church and the Lupus Foundation. She enjoyed the sights and sounds of Windsor with her husband and sister. Mrs. Rolle was a homemaker. She loved her dog, Daisy. 
She is survived by her husband, Patrick Rolle of Brunswick; son, Michael Rolle of Brunswick; brother, Frank Felice of Lakeland, Fla.; and sister, Bonnie Sinclair of Brunswick. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Betty Felice. 
Service: 10 a.m. Monday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, Brunswick. 
Burial will be private. 
Visiting hours: 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, 1642 Pearl Road, Brunswick. 
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation, 1300 Piccard Drive, Suite 200, Rockville, MD 20861. 

John J. Surso 
John J. Surso, 80, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2000, at Medina General Hospital. 
He was retired from J.F. Sanson and Sons, where he was employed for more than three decades as the accounting/controller. Prior to that, he was an IRS special agent and instructor. Mr. Surso served many years on the civil service commission for Warrensville Heights and the board of directors at Century Federal Savings Bank. 
He was an active participant and frequent host of the 186th Army Ordnance Division reunion, meeting every year since the end of World War II in the European Theater. Mr. Surso was a devout member of St. Joseph's Byzantine Catholic Church, for many years singing in the choir, where he met Julie, his wife of 47 years. He attended Fenn College and Western Reserve University. He had a commitment to understanding and supporting his Carpatho-Rusin heritage and his church. 
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Dr. John M. and Sue Surso of Medina; son, Dr. James D. Surso, of Scottsboro, Ala.; brother, Peter Surso; and sister, Helen Tech. Mr. Surso was proud of his grandchildren, John, Jaclyn and Jessica. 
He was preceded in death by his wife, Julie; parents, Michael and Julia; brothers, Michael and William; and sisters, Mary and Julia. 
A brief service will be held at 9:15 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph's Byzantine Catholic Church, 8111 Brecksville Road, Brecksville, followed by the funeral liturgy at 9:30. Parastas service will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the church. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Hopko Funeral Home, 6020 Broadview Road, Parma. 
Memorial contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 4500 Rockside Road, Suite 420, Independence, 44131, or to the John J. and Julie Surso Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Medina City Schools Foundation, P.O. Box 1035, Medina, 44258. 

Leo G. Cayet 
Leo G. Cayet, 61, of Chatham Township, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2000, at Evergreen Rehab Center in Medina, following a lengthy illness. 
He was born May 28, 1939, in Parma to Leo and Emily Cayet. Mr. Cayet lived in Westlake and resided the past 30 years in Chatham, working as a construction laborer. 
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn (nee Trsek); daughters, Mrs. Mark (Dianne) Mileski of Spencer, Mrs. Joe (Carolyn) Piedenbach of Columbia Station and Mrs. Jeff (Leann) Evans of Seville; son, Leo (Dana) Cayet of Chatham; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Mrs. Fred (Janet) Shelbey and Evelyn Houston, both of Elyria; and brother, Richard (Mary) Cayet of Elyria. 
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Nancy Walton. 
Service: 11 a.m. Friday at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 202 E. Main St., Spencer. The Rev. Mike Boehm of Chatham will officiate. 
Burial: Chatham Cemetery. 
Visiting hours: One hour prior to service on Friday at the funeral home. 

Ann F. Mace 
Ann Florence Mace, 77, of Brunswick, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2000, in Charlotte, N.C. 
She was born Dec. 25, 1922, in Queens, N.Y., and was a homemaker. 
Mrs. Mace is survived by her husband of 52 years, Edward C. of Brunswick; daughter, Christine (Tim) Rudy of Brunswick; sons, Edward (Diane) Mace Jr. of Springfield, Va., Kenneth (Suzan) Mace of Landing, N.J., Paul (Valerie) Mace of Dix Hill, N.J., and John (Debra) Mace of Charlotte, N.C.; brother, Vincent Hurlman of Charlotte; and 10 grandchildren. 
Service: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick. The Rev. Robert Hilkert will officiate. 
Burial: Eastlawn Memory Garden, Brunswick. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Waite & Son Funeral Homes, Brunswick Chapel, 3300 Center Road (state Route 303 at Interstate 71). 
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Ambrose Church. 

Cecil L. Roach 
Cecil L. Roach, 35, of Valley City, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, in Belmont County, Ohio. 
He was a Medina County resident for many years. 
Miller-Huck Funeral Home, McConnelsville, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements. 
A complete obituary will appear in Thursday's Gazette. 

Julius Sicz 
Julius "Jay" Sicz, 91, of Olmsted Township, passed away on Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at the Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin, where he was a resident for the past few months. 
He was born in Cleveland and was a resident of Olmsted Township for the past 55 years. He retired as a heavy equipment operator for Sohio Oil Co., now BP Oil, in 1967 after 33 years of employment. 
Mr. Sicz is survived by his sons, Daniel of Medina, Donald of Olmsted Falls, Dennis of Manchester and David of Grafton; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Bernice; and brother, Andrew. 
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary. 
Service: 10 a.m. Thursday at Kacirek Funeral Home, 29060 Lorain Road, North Olmsted. 
Interment: Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Olmsted Falls. 
Visiting hours: 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Hazel E. Feckley 
Hazel E. Feckley (nee Kepp), 77, of Brunswick, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2000, at Southwest General Hospital. 
She was born Oct. 23, 1922, in Cleveland, and had been a Medina County resident for 49 years. She loved to watch her children play ball and was an avid Indians fan. Mrs. Feckley was a homemaker. 
She is survived by her sons, Norman (Kathleen) Westphal, Donald (Marlene) Feckley, and Kenneth (Vera) Feckley, all of Brunswick, Dale (Patricia) Feckley of New Jersey, and Terry Feckley of Old Brooklyn; stepchildren, William, Joann, Gertrude, and Allan; 21 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Feckley; two brothers; one sister; and parents, Emil and Lillian Kepp. 
Service: 1 p.m. Thursday at Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, 1642 Pearl Rd., Brunswick. Pastor Scott Henderson will officiate. 
Burial: Westview Cemetery, Brunswick. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Medina-Portage-Summit, 1900 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44313-6927. 

Lucille A. Karder 
Lucille Anne Karder, 86, of Brunswick, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2000, at her residence. 
She was born Jan. 13, 1914, in Newark, and was a Medina County resident for 48 years. Mrs. Karder was a member of St. Ambrose Women's Guild and Brunswick Seniors. She was employed for 13 years at St. Ambrose as a housekeeper, cook and caterer. 
She is survived by her son, Peter Karder of Brunswick; daughters, Lucille (David) Sinnema of West Salem and Rosemary (Joel) McDaniel of Mesa, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter Karder. 
Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Ambrose Church, Brunswick. 
Burial: Westview Cemetery, Brunswick. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Carlson, A Golden Rule Funeral Home, 1642 Pearl Road, Brunswick. 

Marvin Sturgill 
Marvin Sturgill, 70, went home to be with his Lord Sunday, Oct. 15, 2000, while attending the Eternal Rose Church in Nashville, Ohio. 
He was born in Pinetop, Ky., and lived in Cleveland and Strongsville prior to moving to Valley City in 1981. Mr. Sturgill was a member of Pleasantview Old Regular Baptist Church in Litchfield, where he was very active serving as a deacon since 1970. He was a retired sheet metal worker. He was an Army veteran, serving in the Korean War. 
Mr. Sturgill was a person who was a friend forever to whoever came in contact with him. He especially was very fond of his family. 
He is survived by his wife, Esther Junella, to whom he was married 47 years; son, Marvin Douglas (Vanessa) of Cathedral, Calif.; daughter, Patricia (Thomas) Kintzele of Evergreen, Colo.; grandchildren, Brett Glenn, Mariah and Camelle Kintzele; and brother, C. B. Sturgill, of Mesa, Ariz. 
He was preceded in death by one sister and five brothers. 
Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Pleasantview Old Regular Baptist Church, 3589 Beat Road, Litchfield. 
Burial: Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. 
Visiting hours: 2 to 9 p.m. today at the church. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Pleasantview Old Regular Baptist Church, 3589 Beat Road, Litchfield, 44253. 
Bauer Funeral Home, 2089 Columbia Road, Valley City, is handling arrangements. 

John C. White Jr. 
John Carl White Jr., 70, of Medina, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2000, in Cleveland. 
He was born in Akron and had been a Medina County resident for 28 years. Mr. White was a member of Ameritech Pioneer Toys of Love and the Pioneer Campers. He enjoyed wood carving, camping, reading and loved to travel. Mr. White was retired from Ameritech Telephone Co., having worked there 30 years. He served in the U. S. Navy. 
Mr. White is survived by his wife, Doris, to whom he was married 44 years; sons and daughters-in-law, Jason (Andree) White of Spencer and Tim (Donnalyn) White of Medina; mother, Helen White of Heather Knoll Nursing Home; sister, Dorothes Flick of Cuyahoga Falls; and grandchildren, Sarah, Timothy, Amanda, Johnathon and Jason. 
Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Armstrong-Waite Funeral Home, 25 Pleasant St. (state route 3), Seville. Pastor Brad Kelly will officiate. 
Burial: Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman. 
Visiting hours: 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Ameritech Pioneer Toys of Love, 2101 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls, 44221.


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