Lucille Beveridge 04/10/2003
Lucille Beveridge, age 78, of Cardington died Thursday afternoon, April 10, 2003, in the Extended Care Unit of the Morrow County Hospital. She was born June 18, 1924 in Lenore, WV to Emanuel and Virgie (Terry) Rose.
Lucille was a homemaker and a member of the Church of God in Cleveland. In Marion on February 14, 1945, she married Clyde W. Beveridge who preceded her in death December 6, 1994.
She is survived by two sons and daughter in laws; Clyde "Bill" and Loretta Beveridge, Jr. and Robert "Bob" and Kathy Beveridge all of Cardington; two daughters and son in laws; Lois and Abe Shuler of Caledonia and Betty and Ellet Adkins of Cardington; two sisters, Hazel Copley of Forty Gay, WV and Tennessee Chapman of WV and 9 grandchildren 12 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Lucille was preceded in death by five brothers, Milton, Hershel, Lonnie, Paul and Shelton Rose.
Friends may call Sunday, April 13, 2003 from 2-4PM and 6-8PM at Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington, where funeral services will be held at 11AM Monday, April 12, 2003. Pastor Brad Duncan will officiate and burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.
Kathryn Brown 04/07/2003
Kathryn Brown, age 93, of County Road 166, Cardington, died Monday afternoon, April 7, 2003, in the Morrow County Hospital. She was born September 26, 1909, near Carrollton in Carroll County to the late Frank C. and Cora A. (McCausland) Stahler.
On December 25, 1941 in Laredo, Texas, Kathryn married Lester W. Brown and he preceded her in death November 2, 1969.
Kathryn retired in 1976 from Cardington-Lincoln School district where she had served as Secretary, Clerk and Treasurer for 26 years. She was also an active member of the Cardington First United Methodist Church and a member of the United Methodist Women Circle # 3.Kathryn was an energetic community member involved in Reveille Club, Cardington Garden Club, Wednesday Night Bridge Club, Cardington Senior Citizens, Violet Twig of Morrow County Hospital Auxiliary and several Republican Party political organizations.
Kathryn is survived by a sister-in-law, Beverly Stahler of Carrollton, OH, nieces and nephews, Nancy and Donnie Duffy of AZ, Corky and Robert Stonebraker of Jewett, OH, Joe and Marjory Brown of Mt. Vernon, Don and Estella Brown of Columbus, Charles and Elaine Brown of Edmond, OK, Harold and Nancy Brown of Columbus, Rae and Richard Kline of Pottstown, PA, Elsie and Warren Short of Winamac, IN, Kenneth and Jeanette Brown, Jr. of Lamar, TX and Bob Mouch of TX; great-nieces and nephews; great-great nieces and nephews and great-great-great nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Kathryn was preceded in death by two brothers, Orin and Harold Stahler, and two sisters in law, Grace Stahler and Helen Purcell.
Friends may call from 5 PM to 8 PM on Wednesday, April, 9, 2003, at Gompf Funeral Service in Cardington where funeral services will be held Thursday, April 10, 2003 at 11 AM. Pastor John Jackson will officiate and burial will be in Bryn Zion Cemetery.
Harold V. Main 03/28/2003
Harold V. Main, age 83, of W. Main St, Cardington, OH died Friday March 28, 2003 at the Inner Community Medical Center in Covina, California. He was born June 24, 1919 in Chicago to the late Ernest F. ģ Doc ģ and Ora (White) Main.
Harold was a graduate of Frank B. Willis High School; he had served in the US Navy during World War II as a Shipfitter 2nd class and was a member of the Jenkins Vaughan American Legion Post # 97. Harold had worked for the US Department of Agriculture and was also a florist. He owned Mainķs Greenhouse on US Rt 42 for 15 years and was an avid golfer.
On January 13, 1945 in Covington, KY he married the former Ruth Knauber and she preceded him in death October 21, 2002.
Survivors include three sons: R. Lynn Main of South Carolina, Arthur H. Main of Mt. Gilead and Frederick E. Main of Cardington; a daughter, Diana R. Sherman of California; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild.
Friends may call Tuesday April 1, 2003 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington. The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. in funeral home. Pat Tobin will officiate and the burial will follow in Glendale Cemetery with military honors provided by the U.S. Navy.
Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the World Wide Web at www.gompffh.com.
Cecil Richard Crum 03/18/2003
Cecil Richard Dick Crum, age 83, of Township Road 138, Cardington passed away at the Morrow County Hospital Extended Care Facility on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 5PM. He was born January 9, 1920 in Woodsfield, OH to the late Walter E. and Elizabeth A. (Hendershot) Crum.
On January 1, 1941 in Greenup, KY Dick married the former Margaret ģEileenī Pierce and she preceded him in death on March 15, 1996.
He is survived by four children; Gary (Dalene) Crum of Almo, KY, Sharon Turner of Albuquerque, NM, Linda (Bob) Doubikin of Mt. Gilead and Pam Duncan of St. Petersburg, FL. Also, 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one brother, Bud (Aggie) Crum of Cardington, three sisters, Bessie Cline of Oklahoma, Gathel Harris of Marion and Alice (Bob) Beall of Edison, along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Dick was a faithful member of the Richland Road Church of Christ in Marion, OH. He was a 1938 graduate of Agosta High School and served in the United States Navy, having been stationed in the Asiatic Pacific Theater on the 28th Submarine Squadron during World War II. He was discharged on his birthday, January 9, 1946.
He worked at Armco Steel for 30 years as an assistant roller until his retirement, was a lifelong farmer, an avid fisherman and hunter.
Calling hours will be Friday, March 21, 2003, from 4-8PM at Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington. The funeral will be at 10AM, Saturday, March 22, 2003 at Richland Road Church of Christ in Marion where a luncheon will follow. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery in Cardington at 1PM on Saturday. The Navy will provide graveside military burial honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cecil R. and Eileen Crum Trust, % Richland Road Church of Christ, 535 Richland Road, Marion, Ohio 43302
Lowell A. Truax 03/16/2003
Lowell A. Truax , age 83, of County Road 28, Cardington died Sunday morning March 16, 2003 in the Morrow County Hospital. He was born in Mount Gilead on Nov. 13, 1919 to the late Walter W. and Hazel ( Shipman ) Truax.
Lowell was a 1939 graduate of Chesterville High School and was a World War II Army veteran serving in the South Pacific Theater. He worked at H.P.M. in Mt. Gilead for 44 years retiring Jan. 21, 1985. Lowell was a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans and a member of the Cardington Senior Citizens.
On Aug. 15, 1958 , Lowell married the former Goldie ( Beckel ) Woodruff and she survives in Cardington. Additional survivors include ; son, Bruce Truax of Revenna, OH.; step-son, Jay Woodruff of Marion ; 5 grandchildren ; 2 great-grandchildren ; 2 step-grandchildren ; brother Ivan Truax of LaGrange, OH; and sister , Maria Hair of Columbus.
In addition to his parents , Lowell was preceded in death by his first wife Doris Brewer Johnson Truax ; daughters , Diane Truax and Patricia Trimmer ; and a sister Mabel Inscho.
A graveside funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11AM in the Bryn Zion Cemetery. Pastor Brian Mounts of the First United Methodist Church will officate. Visitation hours will not be observed. Graveside Military Honors will be provided by the U.S. Army.
Richard J. Jones 03/11/2003
Richard J. (Dick) Jones, age 75, of ST RT 529, Cardington, died Wednesday afternoon, March 12, 2003 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. He was born to the late John J. and Nova Marie (Jones) Jones on April 21, 1927 in Akron, Ohio.
A graduate of North High School in Columbus, Dick was self employed as a plumber and electrician. He was a member of Cardington First United Methodist Church. Dick had served in the Army during WWII and had been a member of the National Guard. He also held memberships in the AmVets, VFW, Moose and National Rifle Association.
On October 20, 1953 in Columbus he married the former Sally J. Wilhelm and she preceded him in death on March 23, 1994.
Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Paul Elliott of Keller, TX; sons John Jones of Mansfield and David Jones of Edison; and 5 grandchildren.
Friends may call at Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington on Sunday from 2-5PM. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 17, 2003 at 11AM at Cardington First United Methodist Church with Pastor John Jackson officiating.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the American Cancer Society, 1105 Mount Vernon Avenue, Marion, OH 43302 or America Heart Association, PO BOX 182039, Dept 013, Columbus, OH 43218-2039. Condolences may be sent to the family on the World Wide Web at www.gompffh.com.