Miscellaneous Portage County, Ohio Obituaries - 1998

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Published April 17, 1998

Cindy Clow
Dr. Cindy Clow, 37, a former Kent resident who worked for the Kevin Coleman Center in Kent, died Sunday in Lexington, Ky., after being injured in an automobile accident.
Born Aug. 6, 1960 in Youngstown, she was a daughter of George and Elizabeth A. (Lennox) Clow. A former Girard resident, she lived in Kent for 10 years until she moved to Lexington six years ago.
Dr. Clow was a clinical psychologist who specialized in psychotherapy of adult women, forensic psychology and the treatment of troubled children. She was employed by Comprehensive Care of Lexington. 
As an undergraduate at Kent State University, she participated in the KSU honors program in psychology and obtained her bachelor's degree Summa Cum Laude in 1984. She received her master's and doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from KSU as well.
She had worked in the mental health care field since her student days at KSU, starting in the mid-1980s. Most of her clinical work was done in community mental health agencies, including the Kevin Coleman Center in Kent. 
She was a member of Christ Church Episcopal Cathedral of Lexington, and was a friend of the Unitarian Church of Lexington.
Survivors include her sister, Linda Batcha of Youngstown. Her parents and a sister, Margaret Susan Aigler, died previously.
Visitation will be held from noon until services at 1 p.m. Saturday at McClurkin Funeral Home, 222 S. State St., Girard. The Rev. Jane McDermott will officiate.
Memorials may be made to area animal shelters.

Opal Hawthorne
Former Atwater resident Opal M. Hawthorne, 86, of Canton, died Wednesday.
Born on July 14, 1911 in Shadyside, Ohio, she was the daughter of Arthur and Julia (Piper) Menges. She formerly lived in Cleveland, Alliance, and California.
Mrs. Hawthorne was a former dental assistant.
Survivors include many nieces and nephews. Her husband, Glen, died in 1955.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. Monday at the Canton Christian Home. Chaplain Ron Iwanusa will officiate. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park in Beliot. Local arrangements were made by Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Atwater Chapel.
Memorials may be made to the Canton Christian Home.

Casmir Jakubowski
MANTUA _ Casmir "Casey" Jakubowski, 80, died Thursday at Barberton Citizens Hospital after a period of failing health.
Born March 4, 1918, in Cleveland, he was the son of Steven and Josephine Jakubowski. He was a life resident of Mantua.
A self-employed dairy farmer, Mr. Jakubowski retired in 1975. He also worked at Joy Manufacturing in Solon for several years after retiring. 
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mantua.
Survivors include his wife, Enid; stepson, Byron Hutchison of Streetsboro; and sister Stella Smyles of Bedford. His wife, Rosemary, died in 1982. His brother, Joseph Jacobs, and sisters, Helen Hybil, Frances Mariejwski, and Laura Nieucytek, also died previously. 
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Green's Funeral Home in Mantua, where services will be held at noon Monday. The Rev. Thomas McCarthy will officiate. Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery in Mantua Township.

Carrie Moore
Carrie E. Moore, 77, of Ravenna died Thursday.
Born Dec. 10, 1920 in Clarksburg, W.Va., she was the daughter of Jacob and Missouri A. (Rogers) Hefner.
Mrs. Moore operated an answering service from her home for many years. She also was a homemaker. She enjoyed quilting blankets and photo album covers.
Survivors include her daughters, Charlene Hurley and Mrs. Charles (Patricia) Mays Sr., both of Ravenna; one grandchild; and sisters, Evelyn Shewell of Edinburg and Rosalie Aristide of Kent. Her husband, Charles, one granddaughter, brother, James, and sister, Virginia Bradfield, died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 1 p.m. until services at 3 p.m. Saturday at Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel. The Rev. Carl Holm and the Rev. Phillip Miller will officiate.
Memorials can be made to the First Church of God of Ravenna or the Robinson Memorial Foundation/Oncology Department. 

Mabel Winkler
Mabel E. (Luedy) Winkler, 89, of Sardis, Ohio, who taught at Theodore Roosevelt High School in Kent from 1937 to 1947, died Wednesday at Wetzel County Hospital in New Martinsville, W.Va.
Born April 11, 1909 in Sardis, she was the daughter of Henry and Lydia (Reusser) Luedy.
Mrs. Winkler was known as Mabel Luedy when she taught English, science, social science and home economics at Roosevelt. She later was an associate professor of education at Kent State University until she retired.
She was a graduate of Wisconsin State University and KSU. 
Survivors include her husband, Harry R.; and sister, Emma Moser of Woodsfield. Three brothers and three sisters died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Rush Funeral Home, 125 Clarinda Drive, Clarington, Ohio, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Zion Memorial Garden in Sardis.
Memorials may be made to Zion United Church of Christ, 50518 S.R. 536, Sardis, Ohio 43946.

Published April 18, 1998

Richard Kilbourne
Former Kent resident Richard A. "Dude" Kilbourne, 78, of Mesa, Ariz. died April 9 in Mesa.
Born Nov. 20, 1919 in Kent, he was the son of Edward R. and Clora Kilbourne. He lived in the area until moving his family to Mesa in 1955.
Mr. Kilbourne was a graduate of Theodore Roosevelt High School and Kent State University and taught at Roosevelt and Hudson high schools. He also served as principal at Randolph High School. After moving to Mesa, he served as a school administrator.
He was a U.S. Air Force veteran, serving in World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Alice, of Mesa; daughters, Margaret Motes and Deborah Blackman, both of Arizona; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Clinton "Ike" (Catherine) of Kent; and sister-in-law, Ruth Kilbourne of Cuyahoga Falls.
His first wife, Ruth Longsworth, brothers, Roger and Charles "Cockey," and sister, Ethel Palazzo, all died previously.
Services were held April 11 at Melcher's Chapel of the Roses in Mesa, Ariz.
Memorials may be sent to the Lutheran Health Care Hospice, 325 East Elliot Road, Chandler, Ariz. 85225.

Published April 19, 1998

Orla Marks
Orla Marks, 90, of Silver Oaks Drive in Kent, died Friday, April 17, 1998, at Maison Aine in Stow.
She was born Aug. 10, 1907 in Burritts Rapids, Ontario, Canada.
Mrs. Marks had worked for Awrey Bakeries in Detroit, retiring in 1972 and moving to the Akron area. She was an ordained Spiritualist minister and had her own church in Kent for several years. 
She enjoyed driving all over the United States and made several cross country trips by herself after age 70.
Survivors include her daughters, Mrs. Joe (Phylis) Berthelot of Stow, Mrs. Mike (Olive) Morrell of Garden Grove, Calif., Margaret Lisuk of Detroit, Frances Harrington of Charleston, S.C. and Carol Marks of Las Vegas; and more than 11 grandchildren. Her husbands, Charles Macabe and Frank Marks, sons, Kenneth and William Macabe, twin brother James Todd, sister, Betty Grant and grandson, James Macabe, died previously.
Cremation has taken place. Burial will be in Grandlawn Cemetery in Detroit. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Redmon Funeral Home in Stow, with the Rev. Tim Brainard officiating.
Memorials may be made to Maison Aine, 2910 L'Ermitage Place, Stow 44224.

Anne Susong
Anne G. Susong, 84, of Merriman Road, Akron, died Thursday, April 16, 1998 at Sumner on Merriman Home.
Born April 11, 1914 in Nanty Glo, Pa., she was the daughter of John and Mary (Komperda) Gall. 
Mrs. Susong graduated from Cleveland Hospital as a registered nurse.
She was a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church in Akron, past president of the PTA at East High School in Akron, and was active in the girl scouts at Camp Ledgewood and the Phi Mu mothers.
Survivors include her son, Carl F. (Jeanne) of Highland Village, Texas; daughters, Mrs. Mary Lou (Thomas) Olson of Kent, Mrs. Michael (Margaret Ann) Freedman of Hudson, Mrs. William A. (Katherine) Wood of Suffield; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Helen Gallese of Bedford; and son-in-law, John P. Nash of St. Augustine, Fla. Her husband, Charles K., died in 1981. Her daughter, Helen Jane Nash, died in 1986.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Annunciation Catholic Church in Akron, with the Rev. Paul Rosing officiating. Private burial will be in Stow Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Akron Tri-County Chapter, 157 W. Cedar St., Akron.

Austin Gibbs
Austin Charles Gibbs, the 28-day-old infant son of Shane Gibbs and Angela Merino, both of Ravenna, died Thursday, April 16 at Children's Hospital Medical Center in Akron.
He was born March 19, 1998 in Akron.
In addition to his parents, survivors include hisgrandparents, Charlie Merino of Ravenna, Cindy Merino, Debbie Gibbs of Lake Milton and Jack Gibbs of Warren.
There will be no calling hours. Private graveside services will be held. Burial will be in Greenhaven Memorial Gardens in Austintown. Arrangement are being handled by Shorts Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel.

Published April 20, 1998

George Zingery
George Zingery, 73, of Silver Oaks Drive, Kent, died Sunday at Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital.
Born Nov. 12, 1924 in Kent, he was the son of Edward and Alice (Stewart) Zingery. 
Mr. Zingery retired from the Kent Post Office after 30 years, having started working the mail trains between Cleveland and Chicago. 
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving with the 412th Fighter Squadron, 9th Air Force, where he flew the P-47 Thunderbolt. His squadron provided the top cover for the D-Day invasion.
Survivors include his son, Ken (Tricia) of Vicksburg, Miss.; daughters, Mrs. Keith (Alice) VanMeter of Edmonds, Wash. and Mrs. Dean (Bonnie) Jewell of Kent; and four grandchildren. His grandson, Cory; brother, Charles; and sister, Marie Prieto, died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. George W. Gaiser and the Rev. Randall McCurg officiating. 
Memorials may be made to the Cornerstone Community Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1841, Kent, 44240 or the Cory Zingery Scholarship Fund, Vicksburg Church of the Nazarene, 3428 Wisconsin Ave., Vicksburg, Miss., 39180. 

Emma Caroline McAdams
Emma Caroline McAdams, 107, died Friday, April 17, 1998, at Altercare of Allicance.
Born Feb. 6, 1891 in Robinson, Pa., she was the daughter of John and Caroline (Cable) Foust, she lived in Pennsylvania before moving to Akron in 1981. Mrs. McAdams lived in Akron from 1981 until 1994.
Survivors include her son, Richard Zack of Indiana, Pa.; daughter, Dorothy Tibensky of Randolph; six grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren. Her husband, Walte; son, Ashley Buffington; daughter, Betty Olson; grandson, Edward Dunmire; and granddaughter, Mallory Tibensky, died previously.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Hillside Cemetery Chapel at Randolph, with the Rev. Dan Michaels officiating. Wood-Kortright Funral Home, Ravenna Chapel, is handling arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the building fund of The Chapel in Marlboro.

Violet Triplett Brock
Violet Triplett Brock, 74, died Saturday, April 18, 1998, at Teay's Valley Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Putman County, W.Va.
Born June 23, 1923 in Lincoln County, W.Va., she was the daughter of Elbert F. and Nannie (Hicks) Triplett.
Mrs. Brock was a homemaker and a member of the Milton Church of Christ in West Virginia.
Survivors include her son, Gary Wayne Brock Sr. of Deerfield; daughters, Shirley Howell of Berlin Center, Shelia Nickless of Arizona and Sharon of Akron; and seven grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 tonight at Milton Funeral Home in Milton, W.Va., where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Bob Lucas officiating. Burial will be in Green Valley Cemetery, Salt Rock, W.Va.

Published April 21, 1998

F. Pauline North
F. Pauline North, 77 of East Summit Street, Kent, died Sunday, April 19, 1998, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born July 14, 1920 in Charlestown, she was the daughter of Charles Arthur and Augusta Caroline (Ensele) Hickman. She was a 1938 graduate of Charlestown High School and a 1943 graduate of the People's Hospital School of Nursing.
Mrs. North was a nurse for many years at Robinson Memorial Hospital and then retired from Akron General Hospital.
She was an avid golfer and bowler. She enjoyed dancing, travel, needlepoint and the Cleveland Indians.
Survivors include her sons, Paul D. (Mary Anne) of Ravenna and Steven M. (Laurie) of Green Bay, Wis.; daughters, Maureen A. (Larry) Barnes of Akron, Patricia A. (Jim) Gless of Kent and Janice M. (Cal) Edgell of Tolleson, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Arthur Hickman of Palmetto, Fla., and James Hickman of Westerville; sister, Lorena Sherrett of Cincinnati; and friend, Frank J. Raber. Her daughter, Mary Ruth; brother, John Hickman; and sister, Ruth Keegan, died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Church in Kent. Burial will be in Charlestown Township Cemetery.

Kenneth Bailey
Kenneth Eugene Bailey, 88, a former area resident, died Sunday at Meadville Health and Rehab Center in Meadville, Pa.
Born Dec. 16, 1909 in Warren Township, he was the son of Walter and Catherine Bailey. He was a former resident of Newton Falls and Freedom Township.
Mr. Bailey worked at Rockwell International in Newton Falls for 15 years before moving to Pennsylvania, where he worked for the highway department in Crawford County.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth (King), formerly of Brimfield, whom he married June 16, 1938; sons, Richard E. of Orwell, Donald L. (Carol) of Linesville, Pa. and Wayne A. of Conneautville, Pa.; daughter, Mrs. Gary (Katherine A.) Swartout of Cuyahoga Heights; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Harold of Newton Falls; and sisters, Harriet Bailey and Rebecca Cetina of Warren and Ruth Gordon of Moraine. Four brothers and one sister died previously.
Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. today, followed by services at 2 p.m. at White-Cool Funeral Home, 1405 Main St., Conneautville, Pa. Burial will be in Rundel Cemetery in Rundel, Pa.
Memorials may be made to Norrisville United Methodist Church, in care of Keith Curtis, 17494 S. Norrisville Road, Conneautville, Pa., 16406.

Harold B. Smallwood
STREETSBORO _ Harold B. Smallwood, 63, died Sunday, April 19, 1998, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born Jan. 29, 1935 in Tuscumbia, Ala., he was the son of Otis and Ethel (Foust) Smallwood. Formerly of Cleveland, he had been a Streetsboro resident for the past 35 years.
Mr. Smallwood worked in the engineering department of the Brecksville Veterans Administration Hospital, retiring in 1990 after 30 years of service.
A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, he was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3532 in Akron. He was an avid fisherman and gardener and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Rosemary (Nakoneczny), whom he married Sept. 2, 1958; sons, David of Windham, Dennis (Jane) of Hiram, and Dan of Cleveland; daughter, Mrs. Rodney (Debra) Alderman of Cuyahoga Falls; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; mother, Ethel Carlyle of Cleveland; brothers, William (Gladys) of Cleveland and Jerry (Brenda) of Lewisville, Texas; and sister, Barbara Roeder of Cleveland. His father and brother, Clarence Lee, died previously.
There will be no calling hours or services. Cremation has taken place with arrangements handled by Green's Funeral Home in Mantua. 

Floyd Wilhelm
A memorial service will be held Saturday in Atwater for Floyd E. Wilhelm, 83, a former Atwater resident, who died Nov. 4, 1997, at Pacific Hills Manor in Morgan Hill, Calif.
Born Nov. 4, 1914, in Alliance, he was the son of Sumner and Cora (Taylor) Wilhelm. He had lived on a farm in Atwater and graduated from Atwater High School in 1932. He was a resident of Limaville from 1940 until 1962.
Mr. Wilhelm was a hammerman at Transue and Williams Steel Forging Co. in Alliance. He was also a carpenter in the Summit and Portage County areas until moving to California, where he worked as a carpenter for 26 years. Following his retirement in 1978, he served as a Pinkerton Security officer for more than 14 years.
He was a caller for many area square dances including the Reister's Good Time Party, held in the Atwater Town Hall ,and dances held in the Lexington Grange.
Survivors include his wife Virginia, to whom he was married 23 years; son, Jay S. of Sealy, Texas; daughter, Donna Lee Gunn of Dade City, Fla.; stepdaughter, Judith Costa of Cupertino, Calif.; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Jasper E. of Randolph; and sister, Mable Hambleton of Hudson. His brother, Delson, and sisters, Lucille Slabaugh and Edna Johnson, died previously.
Cremation took place in California. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Atwater Congregational United Church of Christ, with the Rev. Joseph Peters officiating. Burial will be in Marlboro Cemetery. Local arrangements were made by Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Atwater Chapel.

Published April 22, 1998

James E. Adkins
STREETSBORO _ Services will be at 7 p.m. tonight for James E. Adkins, 59, a 30-year resident and former local UAW officer, died Monday, April 20, 1998, at the Hospice of the Western Reserve in Cleveland following a seven-year battle with cancer.
Born Nov. 11, 1938 in Huntington, W.Va., he was the son of Clarence and Gladys Adkins.
Mr. Adkins worked for the Ford Motor Company at the Walton Hills stamping plant for 36 years, where he was also a long-time union officer of UAW Local 420. At various times, he was production chairman, and employee support services representative, chairman of the recreation committee and the bylaws committee. He was also editor of the "Stamper", the union newspaper, and recording secretary for the local. He retired Sept. 1, 1995.
Mr. Adkins was formerly a leader of Boy Scout Troop 888 in Walton Hills, former manager of the Streetsboro Little League, and a former member of the Bedford Eagles.
He was an avid Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Indians fan, and loved Las Vegas, making numerous trips to visit.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara of Streetsboro; sons, Jeff of Streetsboro, Chris (Kathy) of Dewitt, Mich., David (Tammy) of Ravenna; five grandchildren; mother, Gladys Englebrecht of Mentor; brothers, Gary, Fred and Mike, all of the Cleveland area; and sisters, Norma, Linda, Ida and Gloria, all of the Cleveland area; His sons, Timonthy and Theodore; father, and sister, Beulah, all died previously.
Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. with services starting at 7 p.m. at Ferfolia Funeral Home, 356 W. Aurora Road, Sagamore Hills.

F. Pauline North
F. Pauline North, 77 of East Summit Street, Kent, died Sunday, April 19, 1998, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born July 14, 1920 in Charlestown, she was the daughter of Charles Arthur and Augusta Caroline (Ensele) Hickman. She was a 1938 graduate of Charlestown High School and a 1943 graduate of the People's Hospital School of Nursing.
Mrs. North was a nurse for many years at Robinson Memorial Hospital and then retired from Akron General Hospital.
She was an avid golfer and bowler. She enjoyed dancing, travel, needlepoint and the Cleveland Indians.
Survivors include her sons, Paul D. (Mary Anne) of Ravenna and Steven M. (Laurie) of Green Bay, Wis.; daughters, Maureen A. (Larry) Barnes of Akron, Patricia A. (Jim) Gless of Kent and Janice M. (Cal) Edgell of Tolleson, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Arthur Hickman of Palmetto, Fla., and James Hickman of Westerville; sister, Lorena Sherrett of Cincinnati; and friend, Frank J. Raber. Her daughter, Mary Ruth; brother, John Hickman; and sister, Ruth Keegan, died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Church in Kent. Burial will be in Charlestown Township Cemetery.

Edward Carpenter
Edward L. Carpenter, 80, of Ravenna, died Monday at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born Sept. 30, 1917 in Akron, he was the son of Ora and Martha (Martin) Carpenter. He had lived in Ravenna most of his life.
Mr. Carpenter retired in 1976 from North American Rockwell Corporation in Newton Falls, where he was an inspector.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Ravenna, Unity Masonic Lodge No. 12 in Ravenna and York Rite Bodies and Ravenna Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, No. 46.
Survivors include his wife, Charlotte (Keevert), to whom he was married 60 years; son, Thomas (June) of Augusta, Ga.; daughters, Judith Lynn Perrine of Houston, Texas and Lu Ann (Clifford) Sage of Rootstown; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Pauline Hensley of Hudson. His brothers, Monroe and Douglas, and sisters, Beatrice Carpenter, Opal Corkrean, Mary Williams and Dorothy Hickman, died previously. 
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until services at 2 p.m. Thursday at Shorts Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel. Masonic services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. The Rev. Tom Poremba will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Ravenna.

Betty Mosher
AURORA _ Betty L. "Betsy" Mosher, 76, died Monday, April 20, 1998 at St. Luke's Hospital in Cleveland. 
Born Jan. 19, 1922, she was a longtime resident of Aurora.
Mrs. Mosher was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Earl.
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Stroud-Lawrence Funeral Home, 95 Franklin St., Chagrin Falls, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday.

Glenn Fertig IV
Glenn Elmer Fertig IV, the 4-month-old son of Sarah (Wendell) and Glenn E. Fertig III of 3908 Nassau Court, Austintown, died Monday, April 20, 1998, in Austintown of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
He was born Dec. 20, 1997 in Youngstown.
In addition to his parents, survivors include his sisters, Cassandra and Bridgett, at home; grandparents, John and Marjary Waddell of Austintown and Glenn II and Mary Fertig of Deerfield; and great-grandparents Jack (Louise) Waddell of Boardman, Sarah Messer of Antigo, Wis., Mrs. Glenn (Flora) Fertig of Kent, Ethel McClaren and Bessie Clark, both of Rockingham, N.C. His grandmother, Lynn Ann Thomas, died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Lane Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday at Western Reserve United Methodist Church. 

Joseph Vieland
Joseph Vieland, 83, of Ravenna, died Monday at his home.
Born June 7, 1914 in Mantua, he is the son of Anton and Elizabeth (Reis) Roland. Formerly of Mantua, he had been a Ravenna resident for 36 years.
Mr. Vieland was a truck driver for Elmer C. Brewer Trucking Co. in Cleveland.
He was a member of the Italian-American Club in Ravenna, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1055, Masonic Lodge No. 533 in Mantua, Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie No. 2164 in Ravenna and Ravenna American Legion Post No. 311.
An avid golfer, Mr. Vieland had hit four holes-in-one.
Survivors include his son, Robert (Nancy) of Ravenna; daughter, Mrs. Herm (Janette) Minor of Ravenna; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Irene Kerner of Florida. His wife, Eleanor, died in 1983. His brothers, William and John, died previously.
There will be no calling hours. Cremation has taken place. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Westlawn Cemetery in Mantua, with the Rev. Carl Holm officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Shorts Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel.

Susan Reardon
Susan Reardon, 51, of Lake Milton, died unexpectedly Monday, April 20, 1998.
Born Feb. 8, 1947, in Ravenna, she was the daughter of Russell and Betty (Church) Girton of Rootstown.
Mrs. Reardon was a behavior specialist at the Portage Childrens' Center for many years.
She was active in the Girl Scouts. She also enjoyed quilting and collecting teapots.
Survivors include her son, Michael of Ravenna; daughter Mrs. Stacy (Louie) Savage of Twin Lakes; brothers, Thomas (Elizabeth) Girton of Ashville, N.C., Dave (Renee) Girton of Lake Milton; and sister, Kathryn (Joseph) Rook of Peachtree City, Ga. 
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel, where services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday. Private burial will be in Homeland Cemetery in Rootstown.
Memorials may be made to the Foundation for Asthma Research.

Dorothy Haythorne
AURORA _ Dortha Ann (Robinson) Haythorne, 80, an Aurora resident for 50 years, died Sunday, April 19, 1998.
Born June 9, 1917, in Gilmer County, W. Va., she was the daughter of James Obert and Myrtle May (Thompson) Robinson. 
Mrs. Haythorne had worked as a dish grinder at Walker China in Cleveland.
Survivors include her son, James McHenry; daughter, Ann (Teri Wayne Sr.) Sprouse; seven grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and sisters Ellen, Regal, and Tressie Robinson, Lucille Hensley, and Erma Boyles. Her brothers, Hayward, George, Floda, Earl and Robert Robinson, died previously. 
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kindrich-McHugh Steinbauer Funeral Home, 33375 Bainbridge Road in Solon, where services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday.


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