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Rosemary Everhart Shaver - Memorial service at later date

Mary M. "Peggy" Cook - March 31, 2015

L. Joseph (Joe) Kibbey - March 29, 2015

William R. Sparks Jr. - March 28, 2015

Herbert "Bud" Estep - March 20, 2015




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Richard L. Barnhart / Michael E "Mike" Blair / Linda Diane Burns

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William Caldwell / Elta M. Collins / Frances E. Cox

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Janet S. Davis / Ricky Eugene Davis / Carol Deible / Ray Robert Dollison

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George F. Edwards

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Lawrence Flowers

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Wilda M. Hill / Rev. Scott L. Huffines

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Edward Alquin Kessler

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Bertha Lee Ledford / Janice Jeanette Ledford

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Janice S. Mace / Richard E. McGrath / E. Anne Wolfe McKinley / John  L Murphy Sr.

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Gary Lee Nelson Jr.

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Rosalie F. Odom

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Treasa A. Poling / Robert L. Polliard / James Edward Powers Jr.

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Roger E. Redmon / James "Jim" Reinshell / Joan D. Rempel / Helen Marie Rittgers

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Donald Edwin Sanders / Autumn Marie Smith / Cynthia M. Sowers /

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Donald R. Tufts

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Christopher Ryan (Kinnison) VanFossen / Keith E. Vorhees

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Levi Wade Jr / Alice Pauline Wahl / Michael Wayne "Willy" Warthman / Rodney Woltz / Terry L. Woodgeard / Christopher E. Wray / Donald "Doc" Wray / Pauline Mae Wyskiver

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Mary M. "Peggy" Cook

    Mary M. "Peggy" Cook 84, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 27, 2015 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital Logan, Ohio.

    Peggy was born April 30, 1930 in Logan, Ohio to James Herbert and Ethel L. Richards. She was a member of the First Church Praise and Worship Center.

    Surviving are her daughter, Cheri (Doug) Daubenmire of Lancaster; son, Rodney Wayne (Tonya) Yates of Logan; many, many, grandchildren and great-grandchildren; other children, Michael (Debbie) Cook, Phillip Cook, Linda (Sonny) Ferguson, Susan (Jim) Martini, and Judy (Don) Flood; many nieces and nephews; and sister, La Donna "Sue" (Charles) Floyd of Hilliard.

    Peggy was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Orville Yates; second husband, Henry Cook; brothers, James R. Richards and William F. Richards; other grandchildren, Summer Cook and Jason Martini; and sisters, Dorothy L. Mohler, Ruby Cook, Juanita Ickes, Patricia Quick and Ruth P. Monroe.  

    Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at the First Church Praise and Worship Center Logan, Ohio with Pastor Mike Martin officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours will be observed Monday, March 30, 2015 from 4-8 pm at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at the church.   

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Rosemary Everhart Shaver

    Rosemary Everhart Shaver, 78, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 26, 2015 at her residence.

    Rosemary was born September 16, 1936 in West Liberty, Ohio to Frederick and Eva Everhart. She was a graduate of Hamilton Township High School; a retired Shipping Supervisor for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Logan; member of the Rambling Designers Garden Club; was an avid fisherman and gardener; and was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.

    Surviving are her husband, Howard Allen Shaver; sons, Handley F. Sayre Jr. of Columbus, Frederick & Marsha James of Logan, Robert & Cindi James of Logan, and James & Tresa James of Columbus; daughters, Hali & Doug Mosack of Logan, and Jennifer James & her fiancé Joel Clark of Marion, NC; 20 grandchildren; numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Frederick & Judy Everhart of Amanda, Ohio, James & Jeannie Everhart of Cardington, Ohio, and Robert & Leah Everhart of Bartlesville, Oklahoma; sisters, Shirley Tufts of Lockbourne, Ohio, and Kathryn & Robert Steenrod of Athens, Ohio; and sister-in-law, Barbara  & Jerry Turner of The Plains.

    Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Karen Whiting; and son, Richard James.

    A memorial service will be held at a later date.

    Arrangements are by the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan.

    In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to FairHoPe Hospice, 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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L. Joseph "Joe" Kibbey

    L. Joseph “Joe” Kibbey 64, of Rockbridge, Ohio passed away March 25, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Joseph was born May 28, 1950 in Chillicothe, Ohio to Robert L. and Mary Jane Kibbey.

    Surviving are his wife, Salecia Kibbey of Rockbridge; daughter, Stephanie (Johnathan) Smith of Dublin; sons, Joshua I. (Monica) Kibbey of Shawnee, and Kaleb Kibbey of Rockbridge; grandchildren, Tiara, Tori and Kylin; great-grandchild, Bonnie Lee; brother, Steve (Mahalia) Kibbey of McArthur; and sisters, Regina (Ed) McCoy of Lancaster, and Carolyn (Terry) Walker of Mission, Texas.

    Joseph was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Bonnie J. Maddox Kibbey, who passed away in 1996; daughter, Christina Joann Huber, who died in 1999; and brother, Robert Allen Kibbey.

    Calling hours were observed Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 1-3 pm at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan.     

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William R. Sparks Jr.

    William R. Sparks Jr. 87, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 23, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center Lancaster, Ohio.

    William was born April 24, 1927 on Laurel Run Rd. Hocking County, Ohio to William and Nellie Gail Sparks. He was a WWII U.S. Army veteran having served in Germany; affiliated with the Church of God and attended many others churches; member of the American Legion; formerly operated a shoe repair shop in Nelsonville; retired from Dowell Chemical; formerly worked at New Straitsville brick plant and diamond brick plant; worked four winters in the ice cream shop at Disney World and his wife Nancy worked in the bakery; and worked several years with his wife Nancy at Brown Funeral Home.

    Surviving are his wife, Nancy J. Sparks of Logan, whom he married July 23, 1993; daughters, Rebecca A. (Scott) Harp of Findlay and Billie M. Stanley of Logan; former son-in-law, Tom Stanley of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Mary J. (Heath) Stanhope of Muncie, IN, Laura M. (Robert) Faulkner of Laurelville, and Erica M. Harp of Cincinnati; great-grandchildren, Ashlea, Abbey, Holden, Hannah, Joe, Aaron, and Gracie; brother, Paul Terry (Phyllis) Sparks of Columbus; and sisters-in-law, Virginia Sparks of Logan and Mary Sparks of Nelsonville.

    William was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mary Jo Norris Sparks, who passed away July 11, 1986; brothers, Ralph and Eugene Sparks; and sister, Dorothy Sparks.

    Funeral services were held 1:00 pm Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan, Ohio with Pastor Matt Roe, Rev. Tom Gates, and Rev. Jim Mathias officiating. Burial was in Smith Chapel Cemetery, Logan, Ohio, where Military Graveside services were held by the Hocking County Honor Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Friday, March 27, 2015 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm and Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 9 am to time of service.

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Herbert "Bud" Estep

    Herbert Eugene "Bud" Estep, Sr., 66, of New Straitsville, Ohio passed away March 16, 2015 at his residence.

    Herbert was born August 11, 1948 in Logan, Ohio to Herbert Eugene and Flossie Estep. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Logan; and liked to shoot pool and hunt and fish.

    Surviving are his wife, Audrey M. Estep of New Straitsville; son, Herbert Eugene (Connie) Estep Jr. of Logan; daughter, Sharon (Jimmy Sheline) Estep of Sommerset; grandchildren, Victoria Wolfe of Lancaster, Corbin and Caden Estep of Logan; sisters, Ann Rumer of Corning, Nancy Freeman of Jackson, Ohio, and Thelma (Frank) Welch of Logan; brother, James Estep of Shawnee; several nieces and nephews; and good friend, Dale Gillespie of New Straitsville.

    Herbert was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Melvin Estep; and sister, Wilma Edwards.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Friday, March 20, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan, Ohio, where Military Graveside services were held by the Hocking County Honor Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home. An Eagles service was held at 7:00 pm on Thursday.

    The family suggests donations may be made to Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home to help with funeral costs.

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Michael E. "Mike" Blair

    Michael E. "Mike" Blair, 65, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 13, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Mike was born November 23, 1949 in Logan, Ohio to Lawrence E. and Dorothy M Blair. He was a 1967 graduate of Logan High School; graduated from Nashville Deisel School; Worked for Keynes Mill in Logan; was an E.M.T for the Hocking County EMS for several years; member of the Mingo Masonic Lodge in Logan; member of the Eagles in Logan; and was a member of the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Logan.

    Surviving are his son, James M. (Valerie) Blair of Reynoldsburg; daughter, April E. (John) Oros of Middlefield; grandchildren, Allison Blair and Cecilia Blair of Reynoldsburg, Samuel Oros and Jesse Oros of Middlefield; sister, Christy A. (Jerry) Hoy of Logan; and nieces, Brandi (Mike) Tipple and Blair (Jeff) Reed.        

    Mike was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Carolyn Ellen Blair.        

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Monday, March 16, 2015, at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Ricci Arthur officiating. Burial was in Smith Chapel Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Sunday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Richard L. Barnhart

    Richard L. Barnhart was born on December 28, 1933. He went to be with his Lord, Jesus Christ, March 12, 2015 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan, Ohio.

    He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Alice L. Barnhart; five children, Mary (Donald) Beavers, Edith Wilson, Patricia (William) Barnett, April (Terry) Elick, and Anita (Steve) Herron; 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

    A Memorial Service was held at The Mission on Spring Street, Logan, Ohio at 3:00 PM Saturday, March 21, 2015.

    Arrangements were by the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.

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Terry L. Woodgeard

    Terry L. Woodgeard passed away at home on March 12, 2015, after an extended illness.

    He was a Viet Nam Veteran; heavy equipment operator; and a farmer. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 5299, and the AmVets Post OH84, and member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles.

    Terry is survived by his wife, Charlotte A. Woodgeard; sons, Raymond Shawn Woodgeard, and William Timothy (Kelly) Woodgeard; grandchildren, Miranda, Breanna, Wyatt, Aden, Josh and Natasha; brothers, Andrew J. (Judy) Woodgeard and Mack (Sandy) Woodgeard; sister, Blanche Shaeffer Davis; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Charlie (Dollie) West, Terry (Kathy) Pyle, Gene (Garnet) Engle, Jarod (Jackie) Abele, and Chuck (Donna) Simpson.

    He was proceeded in death by his mother, Mary E. Woodgeard; and sister, Linda Reynolds.

    He will be sadly missed and was loved by all who knew him.

    In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, in his name.

    Graveside services were Monday, March 16, 2015, at 10 AM at Locust Grove Cemetery with Rev. Bart Ankrom officiating.

    Arrangements were by the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.

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Richard E. McGrath

    Richard E. McGrath, 90, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 9, 2015 at his residence.

    Richard was born December 31, 1924 in Canton, Ohio. He retired from North American Rockwell; and was a member of the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church.

    Surviving are his daughters, Linda (Charles) Lanning, and Ruth Lanning; son, Bob McGrath; 6 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; extended family, Terry & Ruth Ann McGrath of Logan, and Floyd & Betty McGrath of Lancaster; and his many friends at the Smith Chapel United Methodist Church.

    Richard was preceded in death by his father, Elza McGrath; mother, Nellie Frazier Orn; wife, Eleanor Briley McGrath, who passed away on November 1, 1998; daughter, Lucille Kinser; granddaughter, Nancy Jane Kinser; and 5 siblings.

    Funeral services were held at 3:00 pm Friday March 13, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev Rick Bennington officiating. Burial was in Smith Chapel Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Wilda M. Hill

    Wilda M. Hill 79, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 9, 2015 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan, Ohio.

    Wilda was born February 17, 1936 in West Virginia to James and Mamie Conkel.

    Surviving are her son, Douglas Holland; several grandchildren & great-grandchildren; sisters, Myrna Matheny of Logan, Anna Bogers of Sanford, FL, and Mary Warren of Lancaster; and brothers, Denver Conkel & Errol Conkel, both of Buchtel.

    Wilda was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ralph Hill; son, John Michael Sahyonne; and brother, James Conkel.

    At her request, there were no services or visitation. Private burial was in St Augustine Cemetery in New Straitsville.               

    Arrangements were by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan.

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Levi Wade Jr

    Levi Vernon Wade Jr., 59, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 9, 2015 at Logan Health Care Center, Logan, Ohio.

    Levi was born July 12, 1955 in Logan, Ohio to Levi Vernon Wade Sr. and Delsie Wahneda Wade.

    Surviving are his sisters, Brenda McDonald of Logan, Dianne (Ed) Kirkbride of Malta, Marilyn (Don) Sikorski of Glouster, Carolyn Starkey of McConnellsville, and Anettie (Jim) Noble of Minford; and brothers, Benjamin (Lacie) Lanning of Logan, Zack (Debbie) Wade of Logan, and Russell Wade of Logan.

    Levi was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Karla Marlene Wade.

    Funeral services will be held 1:00 pm Friday March 13, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Pastor Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Rodney Woltz

    Rodney James Woltz, 50, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 6, 2015 at his residence.

    Rodney was born November 13, 1964 in Hocking County, Ohio. He was a 1984 graduate of Logan High School and Tri County JVS.

    Surviving are his mother, Debra Geil of Logan; sons, Agustus and Eli Woltz of Logan; sister, Regina McCune of Athens; and brother, Jason Geil of Logan.

    Rodney was preceded in death by his father, James Geil; sister, Becky Miller; and brother, Jeremy Geil.

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Treasa A. Poling

    Treasa A. Poling, 69, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 8, 2015 at Fairfield Medical center Lancaster, Ohio.

    Treasa was born August 12, 1945 in Gibisonville, Ohio to Norman and Ruth Vorhees. She was a 1963 graduate of Logan High School; and worked 42 years at Smead.

    Surviving are her husband of 25 years, Clarence "Casey" Poling of Logan; son, Greg (Kim) Vorhees of Logan; daughter, Lisa (Randy) Mikula of Rockbridge; step-children, Tony (Susan) Poling of Toledo, Mike (Tammy) Poling of Logan, Bart Poling of Logan, Bret (Terri) Poling of Logan, Casey (Jodi) Poling of Union Furnace, and Autumn (Trent) Warthman of Sugar Grove; 14 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Warren "Doug" (Vicki) Vorhees of Gibisonville, Sylvia Vorhees of Logan, Marcia "Gene" Acker of Gibisonville, Jerry Morgan of Lancaster, and Carol Wellman of Cambridge.

    Treasa was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters, Evelyn Stimel and Rose Hensley.

    Funeral services were held at 8:00 PM Wednesday March 11, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. John Williams officiating.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 pm, prior to the service.

    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, to help with expenses.

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Janice S. Mace

    Janice S. Mace, born September 25, 1944, formerly of Logan, Ohio passed away March 6, 2015 in Lancaster, Ohio. She was the daughter of Ernest and Nellie Hoplite who preceded her in death.

    She is survived by her husband Robert Mace of Lancaster, Ohio; son Robert Mace Jr.; daughters, Jennifer (Dave) Conrad and Karen (Pete) Kellough of Lancaster, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Sandy Thrush of Lancaster, Ohio, Nancy (Mike) Milby, and Jeri (Robert) Smathers of Logan, Ohio.

    Janice was a wonderful loving and caring wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

    Cremation was performed per Janice’s wishes. There was no visitation and private graveside services were performed at a later date.

    Arrangements by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio.

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Christopher E. Wray

    Christopher Eugene Wray 54, of Logan, Ohio passed away March 6, 2015 at Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, Ohio.

    Christopher was born March 27, 1960 in Logan, Ohio to Pearl Junior and Shirley Mae Wray. He loved to hunt, fish and camp.

    Surviving are his wife, Velda Wray of Logan; children, Wendy (Chuck McManaway) Wray of Logan and Jennifer Wray of Logan; grandchildren, Tyler McManaway of Logan, Whitney McManaway of Logan, and Phoebe Noelle Scarberry of Logan; siblings, Virginia Rye of Illinois, Rhonda Joy of Illinois, Carolyn (James) Blackford of Logan, Nancy (Wesley) Brunk of Carbon Hill, Barbara (Nolan) Brunk of Logan, Ruth Ann (Tim) Good of Lancaster, Linda Wray of Carbon Hill; and numerous nieces and nephews.

    Christopher was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Mark Allen Wray.

    Funeral services were held at 11:00 am Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Pastor Andy Good officiating. Burial was in Shaw Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Friday, March 13, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.    

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James Edward Powers Jr.

    James Edward Powers Jr., 75, of Rockbridge, Ohio passed away on February 28, 2015 at 12 noon at Lanfair Rehab Center. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Nancy Powers.

    James is also survived by his children, Tammy Powers Crawford, Mike Powers, Mick Powers, Mark (Beth) Powers, Kristy (Dean) Miller, and Kathy (Paul) Adams; grandchildren, Tyler and Taylor Crawford and several other grandchildren; great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and close personal friends, Jim Crawford and Mike Downour.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James E. Powers, Sr.; his brother, Roger Powers; and mother and father-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Maylen T. Peters.

    James was a deputy sheriff for 40 years in Fairfield, Hocking and Vinton Counties; also had been an assistant plant manager at Anchor Hocking for 27 years; was a chief probation Officer for the Hocking County Municipal Court; and a security guard for Guardian and American Services. He was a 32nd Mason and a member of the Eastern Star.

    Funeral services were held Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 1:00 pm at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home. A Masonic Service was held at 7:00 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Janet S. Davis

    Janet S. Davis, 80, passed away Thursday, February 26, 2015 at the Carlin House in Logan with her husband at her bedside. She was born September 22, 1934 in Lima, Ohio, daughter of the late Herbert and Frieda Soelmann. Janet was dedicated and loving daughter, wife and mother.

    A 1952 graduate of Anna High School, she received the bachelor of Science Degree in Home Economics Education from The Ohio State University in 1956 and earned the Master of Education in Home Economics Education in 1980 from Miami University of Ohio. She also did graduate at the University of Georgia.

    Janet was a retired school teacher, having taught in Vinton County, Hamilton County, and Butler County, Ohio. She was also the former County Extension Agent, Home Economics in Miami County, Ohio, Meigs County, Ohio, and Prince Georges County, Maryland. She volunteered several years as 4-H advisor in Vinton and Hamilton Counties.

    Janet and her husband Bob lived in Tacoma Park, Maryland, McArthur, Ohio and Cincinnati before returning to Vinton County to build and operate Country Pleasures Bed & Breakfast. She enjoyed being an innkeeper until her ill health forced them to close the B & B.

    She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Bob Davis; daughter Teresa (Todd) Bodey, of South Vienna, Ohio; son Mark (Rhonda) Davis; and granddaughter Allison of Columbus, Georgia. Also surviving are her sisters-in-law, Marjory Davis of Logan, Marilyn (Dr. Robert) Jepsen of Canal Winchester, and Mary Davis of Lancaster; and brother-in-law Dr. James (Jan) Davis of Brookville. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers-in-law Don Davis and Clark Davis.

    Janet was a member of the Hocking Hills United Methodist Church, past president, Alpha Gamma Delta, Alpha Lambda Chapter, The Ohio State University, life member of The Ohio State University Alumni Association; former member of the Ohio Bed & Breakfast Association, and the Hocking Hills Tourism Association.

    Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 11:00 am at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in New Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Visitation was observed Monday, March 2, 2015, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

    Janet’s family sincerely thanks the entire staff at Carlin House and FairHoPe Hospice for the tender, loving care provided for Janet.

    Contributions may be made to FairHoPe Hospice 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, Ohio 43130-3461.

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Linda Diane Burns

    Linda Diane Burns, 65, of Athens, Ohio passed away February 24, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster, Ohio.

    Linda was born July 4, 1949 in Bowen, West Virginia to Shirley and Macie Marshall.

    Surviving are her husband of 17 years, Harold Burns of Athens; sons, Kevin and Daney Noble; daughter-in-law, Beth Noble; grandchildren, Hope and Olivia Noble; sisters, Bobie Rice and Mary Jane Wholeshoe; and brothers, Roger and Ralph Marshall.        

    Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Monday, March 2, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. King Kelly officiating. Burial was in Ebenezer Baptist Cemetery, Maxville, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Monday, March 2, 2015, from 11:00 am to time of service.

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Keith E. Vorhees

    Keith Eugene Vorhees Sr., 60, of Laurelville, Ohio passed away February 23, 2015 at Select Specialty Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

    Keith was born February 7, 1955 in Logan, Ohio to Darrell Lee and Lois Ann Vorhees. He was a graduate of Logan High School; a US Army Veteran; and a member of the Eagles.

    Surviving are his sons, Keith Vorhees Jr. of Laurelville and Jacob Vorhees of Laurelville; grandchild, Rilee Rae Vorhees; brother, Allen Vorhees of Macon, GA; and sister, Melissa Ann Snyder of New Straitsville.

    Keith was preceded in death by his parents; children, Vanessa Ann Vorhees and Jarrod Vaughn Vorhees; and brother Terry Lee Vorhees.

    Funeral services were held 11:00 am Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Pine Grove Cemetery, Laurelville, Ohio where a military graveside services were held by the Hocking County Honor Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday, March 3, 2015, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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James Reinshell

    James "Jim" Leslie Reinshell, 62, of Logan, Ohio passed away February 23, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Jim was born June 10, 1952 in Nelsonville, Ohio to Leslie A. and Betty Reinshell. He was a 1970 graduate of Starr-Washington High School, Union Furnace, Ohio; served in the National Guard; part of the prison ministry, "Bridge Builder"; member of Kline Memorial United Methodist Church; and worked at Ferd Hack, Hocking Auto Parts, Car Quest and Carborundum.

    Surviving are his wife of 39 years, Dana L. Reinshell; son, Jamie (Amy) Dennis of New Plymouth; daughter, Amy (Mark) Reitz of Upper Arlington; grandchildren, Emily Dennis, Teddy Dennis, Miranda Grace Reitz, and Casey Reitz; sisters, Susan Thornton of Lancaster and Christy (Steve) Barstow of Louisiana; brother, Jerry (Judy) Oiler of McArthur; aunt, Christine Leffler of Union Furnace; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

    Jim was preceded in death by his parents; brother-in-law, Charles Thornton; uncle, Jim Leffler; and his grandparents.

    Funeral services were held 11:00 am Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. Linda Ward officiating.

    Calling hours were observed Friday, February 27, 2015 from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

    The family suggests donations be made to the Kline Memorial United Methodist Church % Jamie Chesser 28996 Enterprise-Iles Rd Logan, Ohio 43138.

    He loved seeing his children grow up and blessing his life with grandchildren. He had a love for horses and enjoyed trail-riding with the gang. He really got to enjoy fishing this past summer thanks to one of our church members…what a fish tale!

    He loved the Lord and because of that God blessed him with family and many friends to make his journey on earth complete and then gently guiding him Home.

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William Caldwell

    William Kenneth Caldwell, 83, of Logan, Ohio, formerly of Galion, Ohio, passed away February 22, 2015 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital Logan, Ohio.

    William was born March 25, 1931 in Newport, VA to Willie and Ruby Earl Caldwell. He was a 20 year veteran of the US Navy; and after retirement, he was an entrepreneur and loved attending auctions.

    Surviving are his daughter, Janet (William) Conrad of Logan; grandchildren, Christine (Edwin) Downs and James Earl (Jessica) Stroup Jr.; 6 great-grandchildren; and special friend, Marlene Caldwell-Giles.

    William was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Ella Virginia Lawhorn.

    Funeral services were held 1:00 pm Thursday, February 26, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Pastor Don Downs officiating. Burial was in Bunker Hill Cemetery, Butler, Ohio, where Military Graveside services were conducted.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 12:00 Noon to time of service.

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John L Murphy Sr.

    John L Murphy Sr., 60, of Laurelville, Ohio passed away February 21, 2015 at Mt. Carmel West Columbus, Ohio.

    John was born March 20, 1954 in Logan, Ohio to Jesse and Cledia Murphy.

    Surviving are his sons, John (Stephanie) Murphy Jr of Chillicothe, and Matthew (Laura) Murphy of South Bloomingville; grandchildren, Matthew Murphy Jr., Justin Murphy, Shane Murphy, Hayley Murphy, and John Murphy III; great-grandson, Matthew Murphy III; brother, Doug (Susy) Murphy of South Bloomingville; sister, Rose (Ernie) Robinson of Circleville; and special friend Lois Seymour of Galloway.        

    John  was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Juanita Sue Murphy; sister, Anna Edwards; and brother, David Murphy.      

    Funeral services were held 10:00am Friday February 27, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio. Burial was in Olive Cemetery, South Perry, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Thursday 5-8 pm.

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E. Anne Wolfe McKinley

    E. Anne Wolfe McKinley, 88, of Canal Winchester, Ohio passed away February 20, 2015 at Carriage Court Lancaster. She is now singing with the angels.

    E. Anne was born May 18, 1926 in Coshocton, Ohio to Edmund O. and Dorothy Wolfe. She and her husband, William McKinley, owned M/M Systems Sales Company; and a member of Grace Bible Church in Canal Winchester.

    Surviving are her sons, Brian W. McKinley (Rosalie) of Canal Winchester, and Patrick R. McKinley (Penny) of Thornville; grandchildren, Laura Miller (Tim), Patrick McKinley, Joshua McKinley, Rachel McKinley, and Keely McKinley; and great-grandchildren, Ember Miller and Lance Miller. 

    E. Anne was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William R McKinley; sister, Jean May; and brother, Jim Wolfe.

    Memorial services were held at 1:00 pm Sunday February 22, 2015 at The Pickering House, Lancaster, Ohio with Patrick R. McKinley officiating. A graveside service at Old Presbyterian Cemetery in Keene, Ohio followed the memorial service.

    The family suggests donations be made to the Pickering House, 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, Ohio 43130, or the Salvation Army Samaritan Center, 228 W. Hubert St. Lancaster, Ohio 43130

    Arrangements were by the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.      

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Donald R. Tufts

    Donald R. Tufts, 76, of Lancaster, Ohio passed away February 14, 2015 at Homestead Nursing Home, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Donald was born April 3, 1938 in Canalton, WV to Bernard and Mamie Tufts. He was a member of the Baptist Church; a member of the VFW; and loved fishing, shooting pool, and playing cards.

    Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Linda Tufts; sons, Donald E. (Chris) Tufts, James B. Tufts, and Thomas L. (Renee) Tufts, all of Lancaster; daughters, Debbie Holley, and Cyndi (Rick) Herring, all of North Augusta, NC; 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; brothers, Bernard Tufts of Lancaster, and Michael Tufts of Aiken, SC; and sister, Bethel Girolamo of Aiken, SC.      

    Donald was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Lisa Smith; and grandson, James Smith.     

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Thursday February 19, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan, Ohio. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio, where Military graveside services were conducted by the Lancaster Veteran Burial Detail.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.  

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Rev. Scott L. Huffines

    Rev. Scott L. Huffines, 89, of Logan, Ohio passed away February 13, 2015 at Arcadia Acres Nursing Home, Logan, Ohio.

    Scott was born February 18, 1925 in Laurel Township to George and Sarah Jane Huffines. He was a 1943 graduate of Gibisonville High School; WW II Army Veteran, who served in France and England; worked 42 years at General Hocking Brick; Pastor of Faith Chapel Church; former Pastor of the Mt. Tabor Church; and an avid woodworker.

    Surviving are his sons, Richard Huffines of Logan, Lawrence (Connie) Huffines of Logan, and Ronald (Cheryl) Huffines of Logan; daughter, Deborah (David) Thompson; 9 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.

    Scott was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marjorie Ann Huffines, whom he married August 15, 1948; son, Robert Huffines; brothers, Edgar, Harold & John Huffines; sisters, Dorothy, Nellie, Goldie, Onoa, and Phroni; and daughters-in-law, Nancy Huffines and Vicky Huffines.

    Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM Monday February 16, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. Denny Wilson officiating. Burial was in Knollwood Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the funeral home.

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Robert L. Polliard

    Robert L. Polliard, Jr. 87, of Lancaster, Ohio passed away January 31,. 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center Lancaster, Ohio.

    Robert was born April 12, 1927 in Pittsburgh, PA to Robert L. Polliard Sr. and Ethel Polliard. He was retired from the US Marine Corps; member of the Marine Corps League; and member of the Military Retiree Club  R of A.

    Surviving are his wife, Mary Ann Polliard; daughter, Roberta Wagner of Logan; son, Robert L. Polliard III of Blaine, Minnisota; and sister, Mary Lou Kirkwood of Daytona Beach, Florida.      

    Robert was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Wilma Polliard; and step-daughters, Barbara Brandon and Patricia Polliard.

    The Lancaster Veteran Burial Detail conducted a military graveside service at 2:30 pm Friday February 13, 2015 at the Fairview Cemetery near Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Arrangements were by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan

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Ricky E. Davis

    Ricky Eugene Davis, 52, of Rockbridge, Ohio passed away February 6, 2015 at his residence.

    Ricky was born September 11, 1962 in Lancaster, Ohio to Helen Mae Davis. He was a 1981 graduate of Logan High School; and a member of the Rockbridge Volunteer Fire Dept.

    Surviving are his brother, Clarence E. "Ed" (Tammy) Davis of Logan; sister, Shirley Louise (Mike Clark) Ludwick of Rockbridge; nephew, Jeff (Shannon Douglass) Davis of Logan; niece, Angela (B.J.) McKnight of Laurelville; great-nephews, Colton, Clayton, Connor and Lang; great-nieces, Destiny, Shylynn and Kaitlyn; several cousins; and many friends.        

    Ricky was preceded in death by his mother, Helen Mae Davis; grandparents, Clarence and Alice Davis; sister, Timmie Ann Davis; and aunts, Martha "Peg" Blackstone, Betty June Woodson, and Mary Faye Davis.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Tuesday February 10, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Diora Edgell and Gene Mathias officiating. Burial was in Davis Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Carol Deible

    Carol Ann Deible 51, of Logan, Ohio passed away January 29, 2015 at Grant Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio.

    Carol was born July 30, 1963 in Logan, Ohio to Richard A. and Olive J. Buckley. She attended Logan High School; worked at Anchor Hocking and Drew Shoe Factory; and was a member of the AmVets Women Reserve.

    Surviving are her husband of 34 years, Bill Deible; daughters, Lisa (Daniel) Schwanke of Logan, and June Deible of Logan; grandchildren, Dillon, Chastity, Johnathan, Madison, and Caroline; step-grandchildren, Sarah, Danielle, and Desirae; and siblings, Richard (Dot) Buckley of Logan, Loretta (Charles) Howell of Logan, and Charlie Buckley of Lancaster.

    Carol was preceded in death by her parents.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. William Huffines officiating.

    Calling hours were observed Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 11 AM till time of service.

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Donald E. Sanders

    Donald Edwin Sanders 88, of Canal Winchester, Ohio passed away January 23, 2015 at Mount Carmel East, Columbus, Ohio.

    Donald was born July 13, 1926 in Lancaster, Ohio to Ed and Helen Sanders. He was a WWII US Air Force Veteran; water well driller; loved children, fishing, and animals; and was loved by everyone who knew him.

    Surviving are his daughters, Helen Sanders of Canal Winchester and LaDonna (Rod) Reynolds of Lancaster.

    Donald was preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Mary Lou Sanders, who passed away September 4, 2013.

    Calling hours were observed from 2-4 & 7-9 pm on Saturday January 31, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.

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Edward A. Kessler

    Edward Alquin Kessler, 85, of Logan, Ohio passed away January 24, 2015 at , his residence.

    Edward was born June 14, 1929 in Hocking County, Ohio to Oscar Francis Kessler and Elizabeth Agnes Kessler. He was a farmer; co-owner of Kessler Brothers Lumber Co.; and was a private pilot & loved flying.

    Surviving are his daughter, Sandi (Dale) Sheets of Nelsonville; son, Darrel (Valerie Willis) Kessler of Carroll; grandchildren, Darrel Scott (Natasha) Kessler of Lancaster, Steven Edward (Jackie) Kessler of Rushville, Justin Lain Frasure of Nelsonville, and Ariel Lynn Lehman of Nelsonville; 5 great-grandchildren; brother, Patrick Kessler of Bremen; and sister, Elizabeth (Jim) Isabel of Canal Winchester.      

    Edward was preceded in death by his parents; the love of his life, Sandra K. Kenny; grandson, Kyle Kendal Frasure; brothers, Francis, Charles, and William Kessler; and sisters, Vincentina Sheets and Patricia Van Sickle.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan.

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Gary Lee Nelson Jr.

    Gary Lee Nelson Jr. 26, of Logan, Ohio passed away January 22, 2015 at his residence.

    Gary was born April 27, 1988 in Zanesville, Ohio to Gary Lee and Cynthia Ann Nelson.

    Surviving are his parents, Cynthia and Gary Nelson Sr. of Logan; brothers, Christopher Nelson of Logan and David (Erika) Fay of Athens; nephew, Jacob Fay of Logan; grandfather, Macie Smith of Columbus; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

    Gary was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Sheila Engle and Mary Smith; uncle, Robert Nelson; and great-uncle, "Farmer Bob."

    Funeral services were held at 11:00 am Monday, January 26, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Elta M. Collins

    Elta Marie Collins 75, of Columbus, Ohio passed away January 16, 2015 at Crestview Nursing Home Lancaster, Ohio.

    Elta was born June 19, 1939 in Parkersburg,W.VA. to Everett Ray and Edith Ruby Hendershot.

    Surviving are her son, Lance (LaShawnda) Collins of Seattle, Washington; daughter, Becky Townsend of Seattle, Washington; son, Jeff (Mindy) Collins of Logan; grandchildren, Ariana, Miranda, Crystal, Danielle, and Jeff Jr.; and Ariana's mom, Arlene Lizama.

    Elta was preceded in death by her parents; and son, Bill Townsend

    There were no Funeral Services.

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Cynthia M. Sowers

    Cynthia M. Sowers, 53, of Lancaster, Ohio passed away January 16, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Cynthia was born November 21, 1961 in Lancaster, Ohio to Harold R. and Margie M. Sowers. She was a graduate of Amanda-Clearcreek High School; was a good mother; and loved her family.

    Surviving are her daughter, Tiffany (Brian) Sowers of Lancaster; parents, Harold R. and Margie M. Sowers of Lancaster; brothers, Ray (Laura) Sowers of Lancaster, and Isaac (Bonnie) Sowers of Stoutsville; and several nieces and nephews.        

    Cynthia was preceded in death by her son, Bruce Edward Bowling Jr.

    Funeral services were held at 1:30 pm Wednesday January 21, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio. Burial was in Bell Cemetery, Allensville, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.       

    In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

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Frances E. Cox

    Frances E. Cox 86, of Logan, Ohio passed away January 15, 2015 at the Pickering House, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Frances was born November 28, 1928 in Lancaster, Ohio to Samuel and Nellie Culp. She was a member of the Fairview United Methodist Church.

    Surviving are her husband of 66 years, John J. Cox of Logan; children, Ronald (Sandy) Cox of Logan, John R (Jacquelyn) Cox of Logan, Sue (Tom) McKahan of Hide Away Hills, Libby (Jim) Azbell of Logan, Denny (Abbie) Cox of Columbus, and Fred Cox of Pennsylvania; 21 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.        

    Frances was preceded in death by her parents; son. Roger A. Cox; daughter, Rosemary A. Meuser; sister, Marjorie Lama; brothers, Earl, George, and Leo Culp; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.    

    Funeral services were held 11:00 am Wednesday January 21, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Pastor Ron Cox officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.         

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Autumn Marie Smith

    Autumn Marie Smith 35, of Logan, Ohio passed away January 3, 2015 at her residence.

    Autumn was born October 6, 1979 in Logan, Ohio.         

    Surviving are her partner, Laura Silverdahl; mother, Annette A. Hill of Logan; father, Russell L. (Barbara) Spence of Rockbridge; sisters, Audrey Spence, Bonnie Spence, Sabrina Miller, Stephanie Haybron, and Christina Spence, all of Logan; and grandfather, Glendon Smith of Logan.        

    Autumn was preceded in death by her brother, Russell Lee Spence III; grandmother, Karen Cupler; and grandparents, Russell and Twila Spence.      

    Funeral services were held at 12:00 noon Thursday January 8, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Mark Barrell officiating. Burial was in Asbury Cemetery.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday from 5-8 pm at the funeral home.  

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Roger E. Redmon

    Roger E. Redmon 70, of McConnelsville, Ohio passed away January 1, 2015 at his sister's Home in McConnelsville, Ohio.

    Roger was born November 6, 1944 in Lancaster, Ohio to Anna Fern Fisher.

    Surviving are his sons, Frederick K. Perry of McConnelsville, Roger Lee Redmon of Columbus, and Mark Redmon of Reynoldsburg; daughters, Sherry Redmon of McConnelsville and Amber Breeze of Columbus; grandchildren, Jadda Redmon, Isaiah Perry, Michael Perry, Dustyn Chmielewski, Renee Perry and Matt Haynes; sister, Jeannine Cunningham; and brother, Gary Shaeffer.

    Roger was preceded in death by his parents; son, Dustin Redmon; and wife, Sue Redmon.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM Tuesday January 6, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Randy Hardman officiating. Burial was in Floral Hills Cemetery, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday from 10 am - 1 pm at the funeral home.

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Bertha Lee Ledford

    Bertha Lee Ledford 72, of Nelsonville, Ohio passed away December 31, 2014 at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Bertha was born June 17, 1942 in Logan, Ohio to Benjamin Franklin and Leona Bush. She attended the Elm St. Mission in Logan.

    Surviving are her son, Rodney Lee Weaver of Centralia, Illinois; daughter, Rebekah Valentich of Chillicothe, Ohio; son, Randy Joe (Raeh) Ledford of Logan, Ohio; step-son, Scottie Ledford of Athens; grandchildren, Rodney Lee Weaver, Jr. of Ohio, Joshua Wayne Weaver of Lancaster, Ohio, Cassidy Leighton Weaver of Illinois, Nathanael Thomas Moccabee of Chillicothe, Abbi Smith of Logan, and Cillian Xavier Ledford of Logan; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Ella Marietta Scaggs of Nelsonville; and friend, Louise Scott of Visalia, California.

    Bertha was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Thurman Ray Bush, and John Franklin Bush; and sister, Shirley Mae Waggoner.

    Calling hours were held from 10:00am-1:00pm on Saturday January 10, 2015 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home in Logan. Bertha's family and friends were invited to gather at the Nelsonville Homes Community Room for a dinner following the calling hours.

    Burial was in Shaw Cemetery near Logan on Saturday January 17, 2015 at 12:00 noon.

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Janice Jeanette Ledford

    Janice Jeanette Ledford, 70, of Logan, Ohio went to be with her Lord, surrounded by her family, on December 29, 2014 at Select Specialty Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

    Jeanette was born March 21, 1944 in Logan, Ohio to Isaac and Maggie Bell Woltz.

    Surviving are her son, William (Diane) Hopkins of Logan; daughter, Dolly Taylor of Logan; 3 granddaughters, Amber (Joe Sharp) Taylor, Amy (William Winland) Taylor and Cassie Hopkins; and 3 great-grandsons, Cody Winland, Kalab Myers and Tommy "Pickle" Myers.

    Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Albert Ledford, who passed away in 2004.

    Her wishes were to be cremated and not to have services.

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Joan D. Rempel

    Joan D. Rempel, 89, of Logan, Ohio passed away December 23, 2014 at her residence.

    Joan was born December 26, 1924 in Union Furnace, Ohio to Daniel E. and Emma E. Jones. She was a 1942 graduate of Union Furnace High School; a cook for the Logan-Hocking Schools; and attended Kline Memorial United Methodist Church.

    Surviving are her sons, James A. (Beth) Rempel of Logan and George D. (Linda D.) Rempel of Logan; grandchildren, Samantha (Michael O.) Croft of Laurelville, Jediah Rempel of Bremen, Linda Kubaki of Alaska, and Dana Rempel of Logan; 3 great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Landen, and Tanner; and several nieces and nephews.      

    Joan was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James R. Rempel, who passed away December 21, 1984; and sisters, Annabel Warthman, Jennie Mae Zimmerman, and Mable Justus.

    Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Sunday December 28, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio. Burial was in Fairview Memorial Gardens, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Saturday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.        

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Michael Wayne "Willy" Warthman

    Michael Wayne "Willy" Warthman, 64, of Logan, Ohio passed away December 22, 2014 at Logan Health Care, Logan, Ohio.

    Michael was born March 24, 1950 in Logan, Ohio to Edward Wayne and Mary Laurel Warthman. He was a history buff; and loved to read and travel.

    Surviving are his sister, Penny Jo Justice of Ironton; half-brothers, Terry (Barb) Warthman, Jim (Tina) Warthman, Dave Warthman, William (Peggi) Warthman, and Jody Warthman all of Logan; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Michael Rosser, Terry Six, Sandra Brandon, and Michael Berry.

    Michael was preceded in death by his parents; and step-mother Alma Warthman.

    Graveside services were held at 1:00 pm Monday December 29, 2014 at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Logan, Ohio.

    Arrangements were by Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.

    In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Fair HoPe Hospice 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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Alice Pauline Wahl

    Alice Pauline Wahl 97, of Logan, Ohio passed away December 18, 2014 at Hocking Valley Community Hospital, Logan, Ohio.

    Alice was born November 2, 1917 in Meigs County, Ohio to Fenton and Ethel Spires.

    Surviving are her daughter, Nancy Bell; 2 grandchildren; step-brothers; and several nieces and nephews.

    Alice was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Charles Wahl, whom she married in 1941.

    Memorial services were held at 1:00 PM Saturday December 27, 2014 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, Maxville, Ohio with Pastor Steve Hubbard officiating.

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Lawrence Flowers

    Lawrence Finley "Posey" Flowers, 68, of New Straitsville, Ohio passed away December 21, 2014 at his residence.

    Lawrence was born February 21, 1946 in Rockbridge, Ohio to Ralph and Vergie A.  Flowers. He worked, 39 years, for Miller Pipeline; lifetime member of the Ohio Operating Engineers; member of the Pickerington Moose Lodge; loved NASCAR; enjoyed hunting; and his favorite cars were his 56 Chevy Nomad, and his 66 Pontiac GTO convertible.

    Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Donna Sue Flowers; sons, Lawrence E (Nicole) Flowers of Clarkville, TN, Kirby Flowers of New Straitsville, and Dereck Flowers of New Straitsville; grandchildren, Brook, Ryan, Kyra, Abby, Chastity, Elaina, Ethan, Seth, and Sierra; brother, Gerald (Georgia) Flowers of Rockbridge; sister, Berdena (John) Phillips of Parkersburg, WV.

    Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, David, Howard, John, and Leonard; and sister, Gladys R. Flowers.

    Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Saturday December 27, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Diora Edgell officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio, where Military Graveside services were conducted by the Hocking County Honor Guard.

    Calling hours were observed Friday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.

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Pauline Mae Wyskiver

    Pauline Mae Wyskiver, 87, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Saturday, December 20, 2014.

    Pauline was a graduate of Starr-Washington High School and Ohio University, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. She taught elementary education in the Chillicothe City Schools for many years. She was a Martha Holden Jennings Scholar and a member of Delta Kappa Gamma, Ross County Retired Teachers Association, the Ohio Education Association, Hocking County Grange 2029 (Golden Sheaf Member), and the Ohio and Hocking County Farm Bureaus. 

    Pauline was a member of the former Trinity United Methodist Church, Logan, and also attended Walnut Street United Methodist Church, Chillicothe.

    Pauline was the daughter of the late Porter and Lavona (Bainter) Heigle of Logan. She was predeceased by her husband, the late H. Jack Wyskiver, and her sister, Helen M. Rittgers on December 18, 2014. Surviving are her daughters, Jane Wyskiver (Jerry) McClain of Logan, Sue Wyskiver (Brant) Yount of Canal Winchester, Carol A.(Mark) Hill of Junction City, and Gail Wyskiver (Chris) Erhardt of Georgetown; grandchildren John, Jackie and Joey McClain; Lydia, Caleb, and Rachel Yount; Katlin Hill; and Christian, Jackson, Grace, and Ben Erhardt; special friend Doile Lama of Marysville; sister, Ruth (Ed) Sharp; and nephew and niece and their children, Richard Sharp (Debbie), Adam and Abby Sharp of Bexley; Nancy (Dave) Ward and Aaron Ward of Amanda, and Mary Ward (Jared) Rich of Salesville.

    A celebration of Pauline’s life was held on Saturday, December 27, at 11:00 at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan with Rev. Rick Bennington officiating. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan, Ohio. 

    Calling hours were observed Friday, December 26, 2014 at 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Walnut Street United Methodist Church, Hocking Hills United Methodist Church, or the Washington Township Fire Department.

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Helen Marie Rittgers

    Helen Marie Rittgers, 73, went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday December 18, 2014.

    Helen was born October 29, 1941 to Porter D. and Lavona M. Heigle of Logan. She studied at Rio Grande College where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and her Master of Science in Education, from Ohio University. She worked many years teaching children with developmental disabilities in Hocking, Vinton, and Perry counties. She married Terrance (Mick) Rittgers on April 4, 1983. They spent many happy years attending car shows together. Helen attended Rockbridge Advent Christian Church and was very active in the AMVETS Post 1776, held various offices with the AMVETS Auxiliary, as well as a member of the Eagles, Moose and Eastern Star.

    Surviving are her son, John David (Amy Stallsmith) Thompson of Logan, and daughter Melinda Rittgers (Doug) White of Reynoldsburg; grandchildren, Caleb and Eli Stallsmith, and Tyler and Deanna White. Also surviving are her sisters, Pauline Wyskiver of Logan; Ruth (Ed) Sharp of Sugar Grove; Jason Beck, who had made his home with Helen; special niece and nephews, Jacklyn, John and Joey McClain; as well as Betty Warthman, who Helen called Aunt Betty.

    Helen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, who died January 2, 2009, twin infant grandsons, Justin and Trevor White, and brother-in-law, Harold Jack Wyskiver.

    A celebration of Helen’s life was held at 11:00 am Tuesday December 23, 2014 at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Diora Edgel officiating. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Monday from 2-4 & 6-8pm at the funeral home

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the AMVETS Post 1776 Auxiliary Scholarship Fund. 649 Radio Lane, Logan, Ohio 43138.

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Rosalie F. Odom

    Rosalie F. Odom 74, of Logan, Ohio passed away December 17, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, Ohio.

    Rosalie was born February 13, 1940 in Mount Carmel, Illinois to John O. and Bertha Fae Baxley. She retired from Goodyear.

    Surviving are her daughters, Brenda Odom of Logan, Teresa Tucker of Logan, Cynthia (Kelly) Coss of Laurelville, and Laura (Jeremy) Whitmore of Nelsonville; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, John Ed Baxley of Allendale, Illinois; sister, Lola Mae Bertram of Mount Carmel, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.

    Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wayne Odom; children, Janice McCarty, Michael Odom, and Chris Odom; sister-in-law, Hilda Baxley; and special friends, Louise Paskins and Alice Dye.

    Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm Monday, December 22, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev King Kelly officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Monday, December 22, 2014 from 10:00 am to time of service.

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Ray Robert Dollison

    Ray Robert Dollison, 69, of Glouster, Ohio, formerly of Columbus, Ohio, passed away December 12, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

    Ray was born August 6, 1945 in Columbus, Ohio to John and Mary Dollison. He loved fishing, games on the computer, and watching T.V.

    Surviving are his wife of 28 years, Rosetta Dollison; children, William Dollison of Glouster, Mary Dollison of The Plains, Ellen Dollison of Columbus, Tina Goldsmith of Columbus, Joey Dollison of North Carolina, and Robert Dollison of Athens County; step-son, Robert Martin Dillion of West Virginia; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, William Earl Dollison of Columbus; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

    Ray was preceded in death by his father; grandparents; and sister-in-law, Linda Dollison.

    Funeral services were held 10:30am Tuesday December 16, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio.

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Christopher Ryan (Kinnison) VanFossen

    Christopher Ryan (Kinnison) VanFossen, 35, of Lancaster, Ohio passed away December 12, 2014 at the Pickering House, Lancaster, Ohio.

    Christopher was born August 31, 1979 in Columbus, Ohio to Samuel and Christy Kinnison. He attended Nelsonville-York High School; and was an avid football fan.

    Surviving are his wife of 7 years, Jennifer Holly VanFossen of Lancaster; father, Samuel Kinnison of Nelsonville; brothers, twin, Bryan (Tosha) Kinnison of Nelsonville, Joey Kinnison of Toledo, and Steven Kinnison of Nelsonville; sisters, Kelli (Kevin) Lowery of Nelsonville, Shelia (Jason) Pickering of Chauncey, and Sarah (Dakota) Kinnison of Nelsonville; grandmother, Charlotte Kinnison of Logan; sisters-in-law, Danielle (Scott) Ackerman of Florence, CO, Rebecca (Shawn) Marks of Buckeye Lake, and Stephanie (Jason) Heminger of Stoutsville; father-in-law, Herbert VanFossen; mother-in-law, Cindy VanFossen; grandmother-in-law, Dottie Sherwood of Heath; loving uncle to Hayden, Emma, Zach, Tressa, Katrina, Sophia, Kayleigh, Julia, Isaac, and Braydon; and special friends, Lee Stanley, and Tony Young.      

    Christopher was preceded in death by his mother, Christy Kinnison; grandparents, Carl and Mary Lou Smathers; grandfather, Francis Kinnison; and grandparents-in-law, Dayton and Charlotte VanFossen,and Buzzie Sherwood.     

    Funeral services were held 1:00 pm Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Pastor Chuck Fidler officiating. Burial was in Shaw Cemetery, Logan, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Tuesday, December 16, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home.         

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George F. Edwards

    George F. Edwards 86, of Logan, Ohio passed away December 7, 2014 at Pickering House Lancaster, Ohio.

    George was born July 24, 1928 in Hocking County to Frank and Flora Edwards. He worked and retired from Carborundum in Logan; lifelong farmer; member of the Union United Methodist Church; was a 32 degree mason; member of all the orders of the Shriners in Columbus; and member of the Elks #543 in Nelsonville, Moose Lodge in Logan, Logan Eagles, sons of AmVets of Logan, and the Eastern Star of Logan..

    Surviving are faithful companion Helen M. Dickey; sisters, Dorothy Till of Lancaster, Katherine (Harold) Siler of Lancaster, and Margaret Whitt of Johnson City, TN; and several nieces and nephews.        

    George was preceded in death by his parents; wife Doris Raynard Edwards; brothers, Murl, Thurman, Robert, and Paul Edwards; and sister Hulda Jewell.

    Funeral services were held at 10:00 am Thursday, December 11, 2014 at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Pastor Linda Ward officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Rockbridge, Ohio.

    Calling hours were observed Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home, with a Masonic service at 7:30 pm.  

    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Union United Methodist Church

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