FREEMAN Louise H. Freeman, 86, of Columbus, died Friday, February 2, 2001 in St. Ann's Hospital. Preceded in death by husband Charles (1990); parents John and Louise Wintermeyer; 1 grandchild. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, National Association of Letter Carriers Auxiliary, Advertising Checking Bureau and active member of Grove City Senior Citizens Center. Survived by sons, Ronald (Mary) Freeman, New Jersey and Bob (Betty) Freeman, Springhill, Fla., 9 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild. Friends may call Monday 2-4 p.m. at the SCHOEDINGER-NORRIS CHAPEL, 3920 Broadway, Grove City. Funeral service will be held Tuesday 10 a.m. in St. John's Lutheran Church, 3220 Columbus St., Grove City. Pastor Donald Allman officiating. Interment Sunset Cemetery.
HALL Walter L. Hall, 81, Wednesday, January 31, 2001, Chillicothe VA Medical Center. Attended First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. U.S. Amry Veteran. Preceded in death by cousin Emmie L. Davis. Survived by dear cousins, Jean (Fred) Harbin, Anna L. SMith; other dear friends. Service Sunday 6 p.m., Chapel of WAYNE T. LEE FUNERAL SERVICE, 1370 E. Main St. Rev. Sutton Richards officiating. Family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until time of service. Interment 10 a.m. Monday, Eastlawn Cemetery. Family may be contacted at 252-7538.
HARRIS Lorene Harris, 81, died on 1-23-2001. We are currenly searching for his family. If you have any information, please contact the Franklin County Coroner's Office, 614-462-5290.
HARTZLER Mary Alice Hartzler, age 81, of Wickenberg, Ariz., formerly of Columbus, Oh. died Tuesday, January 30, 2001, Boswell Memorial Hospital, Sun City, Ariz. Member of Liberty Presbyterian Church and a 1937 graduate of North High School. Preceded in death by former spouse Donald V. Wood and brother Charles G. Mackey. Survived by husband, Thomas K. Hartzler of Ariz.; daughter, Carol (Jim) Kammerud of Worthington; step-sons, Steve Hartzler, Tom Hartzler, David Hartzler, Dan Hartzler and their families; grandchildren, Carrie (Jeremiah) Evans and Jesse Kammerud of Worthington; great-granddaughter, Abigail Evans; sisters-in-law, Norma Bachman of Columbus and Delores Johnson of Dallas, Tex. Funeral service Monday 11:30 a.m. February 5, 2001 at the SCHOEDINGER WORTHINGTON CHAPEL, 6699 N. High St. (1/2 mile south of I-270), where friends may call Sunday 4-6 p.m. Pastor David Redding and Rev. Marshall Kammerud officiating. Interment at Union Cemetery. Friends may contribute to a charity of their choice.
HENSON Dallas James William Henson, newborn, January 30, 2001 at Grant Medical. Survived by parents Megan & James; brother, James Jeffrey; grandparents, William & Rosa Mitchell, Dave & Kathleen Harris; great-grandparents, Frank & Kitty Mitchell, Richard & Georgette Davis, Imogene Henson and David Courtright; aunts, uncles, great aunts & uncles, many cousins and close friends. Friends may call at the SHAW-DAVIS FUNERAL HOMES VICTORIAN VILLAGE CHAPEL, 34 W. 2nd Ave., Sunday 7-9 p.m. and Monday 11 a.m. until funeral service at 1:00 p.m. Interment Union Cemetery. Pastor Stephen VanDop officiating.
HOLBROOK James L. Holbrook, 50, Grove City, formerly Sunbury, Friday February 2, 2001 at Grant Medical Center. Born December 8, 1950 in Columbus, worked as a welder for S&G Metal Works and Flexible Corp. An outdoorsman, enjoyed hunting, motorcycles, member of NRA. Survived by father & step-mother, James S. (Betty) Holbrook, Marengo; daughters, Laura (Frank) Roberts, Westerville, Cora (Scott) Huntsman, Galion, Rebecca Holbrook and fiance Mike Beck, Mt. Gilead; three grandsons, Anthony, Philip, Tanner; fiance Barb O'Neill of Grove City; sisters, Dixie (Bill) White, Worthington, Lena (Rick) Francis, Fl.; nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and lifelong friend, Carla. Preceded in death by mother Marie Skeens Rolfe; sister Brenda Young. Friends may call Monday 5-8 p.m. at DEVORE-SNYDER FUNERAL HOME, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where funeral services will be Tuesday 10:30 a.m., Interment Sunbury Memorial Park.
HUNTER Charles W. Hunter, age 65, passed away Saturday, February 3, 2001. Retired from Buckeye Steel Casting Co. Member of Shadeville Church of God. Survived by wife, Geneve; children, John Hunter, B.J. (Jim) Jobe, Rhonda (Lloyd) Nichols, Gale Martin, Diane (Arbie) Mount, James Blankenship, Irene (Bob) Hickman, Gary (Mary) Blankenship, and Terry (Lisa) Blankenship; 24 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; 2 nieces, Sandy Adkins and Georgene Conley. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Shadeville Church of God, 4800 Lockbourne Rd., where the funeral service will be Tuesday at 12noon. Pastor Mike Nichols officiating. Interment Obetz Cemetery.
HYSELL Norman W. Hysell, Sr., of Gulfport, Fla., a retired auto mechanic, passed away January 19, 2001. He moved to Fla. in 1982 from Columbus, Oh. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Joan Hysell; sons, Terry, Norman, Jr., Kirk, Richard, Robert and John, all of Fla. and James A. of Columbus, Oh.; 11 grandchildren.
JONES Gertrude Jones, age 80, passed Thursday, February 1, 2001 at the Wexner Heritage House. Retiree of Ohio State University after 27 years of service. Faithful member of Travellers Rest Baptist Church for over 31 years. Preceded in death by parents Will and Bell Loman Jackson, 5 brothers and 2 sisters and husband Howard Jones. Survived by son, John C. Jones; daughters, Joyce (Eugene) Ray and Janice (Rashid) Abdullah, all of Columbus, Oh.; grandchildren, Mark Jones, Valarie Warner of Columbus, April Cooper and Rhonda (Kendall) Clinton of Virginia Beach, Va., Jeff Kendricks, Timothy (Lori) Jones, Dana Jones, Kevin Chandler and Eric Grinston, all of Columbus, Oh.; 9 great-grandchildren; niece, Harriet (John) Hightower of Tex.; sisters-in-law, Elizabeth Hill and Juanita Shepherd; brother-in-law, William Jones; and a host of relatives and friends; special friends, Janie Turner, Martha Myers and Mary Wilkins. Funeral service Tuesday 8 p.m. at Travellers Rest Baptist Church, 1533 Cleveland Ave. Rev. Charles L. Grays officiating. Friends may call Tuesday after 12noon at the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. and after 6 p.m. at the church, where the family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until the time of service. Interment Wednesday 11 a.m., Green Lawn Cemetery, Section 122, Lot #4D. Please make contributions to Hospice at Grant/Riverside in her memory.
KELLIHER Joseph P. Kelliher, age 71, Saturday, February 3, 2001 at Whetstone Care Center. Retired from Landmark, Inc. Veteran U.S. Navy, Korean Conflict. Member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Beloved husband of Dorothy J. Kelliher; devoted father of Kathleen (Jeffrey) Histed, Daniel (Donna) Kelliher, Laurie Pridemore, Diane (Ennis) Nally, and Patrick (Sara) Kelliher; loving grandfather of Cassandra Pridemore, Hollister, Elise & Hannah Histed, Whitney Kelliher, Timothy & Christopher Nally, Thomas & Andrew Kelliher; dear brother of David R. (Patricia) Kelliher and Eleanor (Bill) Shaffer, New Castle, Pa. Friends may call at the SOUTHWICK-GOOD FUNERAL CHAPEL, 3100 N. High St., Monday 4-8 p.m. (Rosary 6:30) His gain into Heaven far exceeds our loss here on earth. We will have a Mass if Christian Burial Tuesday 10:15 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 414 E. North Broadway Ave., Msgr. Anthony Missimi celebrant. Private Interment, Resurrection Cemetery.
KITSMILLER Margaret Louise Kitsmiller, age 79 of Columbus, died Friday February 2, 2001 at Mt. Carmel West. A Central High Graduate, she was preceded in death by her daughter Wanda Ballis. Survived by husband, Joseph; daughter, Rugh Ann (David) Motter; son-in-law, William Ballis; granddaughters, Tammy (Larry) White, Nina (John) Parker, Trina (John) Wampler, Trisha (Bryan) Ballis, Tessa (Eric) Floehr; grandsons, Terry, Ricky, C.J., and Kevin Motter; great-grandchildren, Amanda, Timothy and Breanna White, Amber Wampler, Sophia and Amelia Floehr, John Parker Jr., and C.J. Motter Jr. Friends may call Monday 5-7 p.m. at SCHOEDINGER CLEVELAND AVENUE CHAPEL, 2741 Cleveland Ave. Graveside services Tuesday February 6, 2001 at 10 a.m. at the mausoleum chapel of Union Cemetery, Rev. Darryl Larson officiating.
KOESTERS Rose Marie (Keller) Koesters, age 88, of Columbus, formerly a resident for over 25 years in Canoga Park, Calif., died February 2, 2001 at Columbus Community Hospital. Retired from McDonald Douglas. Preceded in death by husband Howard Frederick Koesters, parents Karl and Rilla Keller, brother Lawrence Keller, sister Alvera Kidwell. Survived by sisters, Mildred Hunt of Grove City and Florine Mettle of Columbus; sister-in-law, Dorothy Keller of Columbus; many nieces, nephews and cousins. Family will receive friends Monday 2-4 and from 6 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at GRAUMLICH & SON FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High St. Burial Wednesday in San Fernando Mission Cemetery in Mission Hills, Calif.
KUHN Alvin W. Kuhn, age 61, passed away February 1, 2001 in Bridge City, Texas. Preceded in death by parents Audrey and Harold Kuhn; sister Alice Dague; brother Harold Kuhn Jr. Survived by sisters, Anita Maghathe of Cincinnati, Oh., Arlene Bessette of Cape Coral, Fla.; brothers, Olen (Ann) Kuhn of Milwaukee, Arthur Kuhn of Anna, Ohio, Roger (Sharon) Kuhn, Orlando, Fla., Adam (Angie) Kuhn of Sparta, Ohio, Andy (Terri) Kuhn of Groveport, Ohio; daughter, Sheila Ann Rizer of Redding, Calif.; step-children, Don Tibbetts of Beaumont, Tex., Ron Tibbetts of Orange, Tex., Tracy Munson of E. Liberty, Ohio; many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the O.R. WOODYARD CO. CHAPEL, 1346 S. High St., Monday from 2-4 and 6 until time of service at 7:30 p.m. Rev. Gary Draudt officiating.
LOCKHART Tony Lockhart, age 41, Thursday, Riverside Methodist Hospital. Field Supervisor for Nextel Communications. Former employee McDonnell Douglas Aerospace in Long Beach, Calif. and Charleston, S.C. for 10 years. Graduate Watkins Memorial High School. Attended The Ohio State University. Member Praise Fellowship Church of God. Survived by mother, Margaret Lockhart; sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Rodney Sumner of Columbus; brother, Delmas Lockhart, Jr. of Columbus; 1 niece; 2 nephews; lots of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by father Delmas Lockhart, Sr. and grandparents. Friends may call Sunday 5-8 p.m., EVANS FUNERAL HOME, 4171 E. Livingston Ave., where service will be Monday 11 a.m. Pastor David Swaggerty, Pastor Vicky Hewer and Pastor Kathy Miller officiating. Entombment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
MAPLE (McNALLY) Mildred McNally Maple, 80, February 3, 2001 at Columbus Rehabilitation Institute. Resident of Columbus. Retired employee of Columbus Bolt and Forging Co. Member of Emmanuel Community Church and A.F.L.-C.I.O Preceded in death by son Thomas J. McNally. Survived by son, Dennis (Pat) McNally; daughters, Garlena A. Bauer, Threasa E. (Joseph) Clark, Veronica L. (Robert) Ruiz, Patricia Thomas, Mary (Arthur) Willhite and Deborah (Dave) Martin; sister, Delorice Yank; 22 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the DEYO-DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, 1578 W. First Ave., Grandview Heights, Monday 7-9 p.m., where service will be Tuesday 10 a.m. Rev. Gladys Raj and Rev. Arthur Whillhite officiating. Interment Union Cemetery.
McGANNON Howard E. (Mac) McGannon, born August 16, 1920, died Thursday, February 1, 2001. A lifelong resident of Columbus and the West Side, Howard was a 1939 graduate of West High School, served in the U.S. Army in England during WW II, worked for David Davies Meats, State Farm Insurance, DeVoe Reynolds Paints, Seagram Distillers and retired from Protection Service, Inc. He was a loving father, husband and friend to all who knew him. Member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church. Preceded in death by his father Henery V. McGannon, mother Ellen Yates McGannon, brother William A. McGannon. Survived by wife, Letty; son, Michael (Lee) McGannon; daughter, Nancy (Jim) Fry; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and many dear family members. His humor, love and strength of character will be deeply missed by all. Friends may call Sunday 2-5 p.m. at EGAN-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 403 E. Broad St. Prayer Service Sunday 3:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial Monday 10 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalene Church, 473 S. Roys Ave. Burial St. Joseph Cemetery. Donations in his honor may be made to the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, 1580 King Ave., Columbus, Oh. 43212-2000. Visit www.egan-ryan.com to send condolences.
McGUIRE Dorothy Hills Sellery McGuire, age 85, passed away at home on January 15, 2001. Survived by hr devoted daughters, Anne Sellery Webster and Martha Sellery Brown (Bob); step-sons, Terry McGuire, Michael McGuire (Carol), Linda McGuire; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by husband R. Thomas Sellery, son Thomas Hills Sellery and husband Robert O. McGuire. Dottie lived in Columbus, Oh. from 1955 to 1974 and in Silverado, Napa, Calif. for the duration of her life. A memorial service will be held at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Napa on February 10, 2001 at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions will be appreciated in her memory to Hospice of Napa Valley, 3299 Claremont Way, Napa, Calif. 94558 or any chapter of the American Cancer Society, 800-227-2345.