Dottie Ann Darling Waddle
BEAR, Del. -- Dottie Ann Darling Waddle, passed away Monday, Feb. 23, 2004, at her home in Bear, Del.
Born Nov. 5, 1950, she was the daughter of the late Wilber and Ann Darling.
She married Wes Waddle, who survives.
She had lived most of her life in Hammond, Ind., where she was well known as a deaf interpreter. She received her training at Hyles Anderson College, Crown Point, Ind. She worked for Gavit School at Hammond as deaf interpreter and was well known for her service to her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ in the First Baptist Church in Hammond.
Other survivors are a son, Jim Waddle; brothers, Bill Darling and J.B. Darling and their families. Many in-laws also survive. They considered Dottie as a daughter and sister. She will be greatly missed.
Services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday in Hammond, Ind. with Bocken Funeral Home in charge. Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral.
Memorial contributions may be made to Gavit School, Hammond, Ind., the American Cancer Society or Fair Winds Baptist School in Bear, Del.
SUNBURY -- Mary Plummer, age 74, of Sunbury and formerly of Marengo, died Wednesday evening, Feb. 25, 2004, at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Friends may call Friday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday from 12-2 p.m. with the service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Jeff Deel officiating. Interment will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family for Richard Plummer Jr. Liver Transplant.
Harold D. Gattshall
FREDERICKTOWN -- Harold D. Gattshall, 88, of Miami Avenue, Fredericktown, Ohio died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, in the Whispering Hills Care Center.
The Rev. Larry Draper will conduct funeral services Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Craven Funeral Home in Mount Gilead. Friends may call one hour prior to the services.
In lieu of flowers contribute to your favorite charity in his name.
Glen M. Moll
UPPER SANDUSKY -- Glen M. Moll, age 72, of Upper Sandusky, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, at 4:45 p.m. at his home in Upper Sandusky.
Arrangements are pending with Lucas Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky.
Goldie M. Garwood
SPRINGFIELD -- Goldie M. Garwood, 88, of Springfield and formerly of Marion, died at 7:02 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, at Villa Springfield.
She was born in Marion on May 1, 1915, to Elmer and Lena (Russ) Colegrove.
Survivors include two daughters and one son-in-law, Diane and Gus Guisinger of Springfield and Carol S. Kuntz of Xenia; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Garwood of Marion and Harriet Garwood of Altoona, Pa.; and one brother-in-law, Donald Garwood of Marion. Other survivors include five grandchildren and their spouses, Douglas Kuntz; Karen and Russell Shelley; Randy and Teresa Guisinger; Brad Guisinger; Matt and Trice Guisinger; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold L., in 1978 and a sister and brother.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Monday in the Conroy Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Grand Prairie Cemetery in Marion. Burial will follow.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association.
LaVina Busch Martin
CLEARWATER, Fla. -- LaVina Busch Martin of Clearwater, Fla. and Marion, Ohio, age 87, died Feb. 26, 2004.
She was the daughter of David B. and Cora M. Neidhart.
She was a graduate of Pleasant High School and Ohio State University with a B.S. degree in Home Economics. She was a teacher for 28 years: Pleasant High School (25 years), Old Fort High School, Prospect High School and Central Junior High School. She was a teacher of vocational home economics and the advisor to the Future Home Makers of America. She was also a teacher trainer for students in Home Economics for The Ohio State University.
During World War II, she worked as an analytical chemist for Sun Oil Company in Toledo.
She was a member of Lydia Chapter No. 83 Eastern Star, The Marion Area Home Economics Club, The Ohio Association, N.E.A and Central Ohio Association of Teachers. She was a former member of Epworth United Methodist Church of Marion and served on the Administration Board, Chairman for the American Cancer Society Drive for Marion County. She served on the Advisory Board for the Tri-Rivers Vocational School. She was also a former member of Pleasant C.C.L., University Women, Elderado Literary Club and a life member of The Ohio State University Alumnae Association.
She moved to Clearwater, Fla., in 1980 and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, The Fellowship Club, Fellowship Sunday School Class and served as an usher for many years. She was also an Auxiliary for Morton Plant Hospital.
She was married to Arthur L. Martin and William D. Busch who preceded her in death.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, David and Jeanne Busch; her grandson, Robert Busch of Columbus, Ohio; her daughter, Janel Busch of Safety Harbor, Fla.; her sisters, Vie Cratty, Edna (Everett) Cochran of Marion and Norma Fox of Prospect, Ohio; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Denzer-Farison-Hottinger Funeral Home with Rev. Max Williams presiding. Burial will be in the Marion Cemetery on the family plot. Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
The family requests donations to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association in lieu of flowers.
Linden W. Reynolds
MARENGO -- Linden W. Reynolds, 90, Sunbury, died Thursday evening, Feb 26, 2004, at Bennington Glen Nursing Center in Marengo.
Friends may call Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday with Pastor John C. Brock officiating. Interment will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.
Glen M. Moll
UPPER SANDUSKY -- Glen M. Moll, 72, of Upper Sandusky, died at 4:45 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, at his home.
He was born in Upper Sandusky on May 27, 1931, to Fred J. and Florence (Vroman) Moll. Both are deceased.
He was a truck driver. He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the United States Army, 9th Infantry Divison. he was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge, and he was twice awarded the Purple Heart.
He was a former member of VFW Post No. 2842. His hobbies included fishing and mowing his yard. He was also a CB radio enthusiast and a Dale Earnhardt fan.
He was married to and divorced from Donna Nordyke and Peg Wells. He was married to Elinor L. Southward on August 25, 1975, and she survives.
Survivors include three sons, Randy Moll of Columbus, Ohio; Allan Moll of Marion, Ohio; Bradley Moll of Nevada, Ohio; one daughter, Teresa (Dan) Newman of Upper Sandusky; one stepson, Kevin Williams of Lapeer, Mich.; two stepdaughters, Robyn Williams of Bettsville, Ohio, and Connie Walter of Carey, Ohio; four grandchildren, Ashley, Cory and Mark Moll and Nathan Molnar; five stepgrandchildren, Sarah Hager; Stephanie and Steven (Freddie) Walter; and Jessica and Jonathan Williams; one great-grandchild, Hanna Mae Molnar; one stepbrother, Roger Moll of Bucyrus; two half brothers Rollie Moll of North Fort Myers, Fla., and Mike Moll of Sarasota, Fla.; one stepsister, Shirley Pritchard of Bucyrus, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Tom Moll; one grandson, Jason Molnar; one stepmother, Loia Moll; and one sister, Rebecca Moll.
The graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 1, 2004, at Zion Bloom Cemetery in Vanlue, Ohio, with Rev. Charles Steward officiating. Following the services there will be a family gathering at the home of Teresa Newman, 215 Maple Dr., Upper Sandusky, Ohio. It was Glen's wish to be cremated. Lucas F.H. in Upper Sandusky is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Wyandot County and can be sent to Lucas Funeral Home, P.O. Box 207, Upper Sandusky, OH 43351.
MARION -- Rondal Stephens, 54, Marion, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2004.
All arrangements are pending with the Boyd Funeral Home.
Nancy Avenius Ransome
DELAWARE -- Nancy Avenius Ransome, age 48, of Delaware, died unexpectedly Saturday, March 13, 2004, at her home.
She was born Feb. 21, 1956, in Queens, N.Y., to David J. and Paula (Reeley) Avenius. Her mother resides in Delaware.
On Oct. 1, 2003, at their home, she married Charles Ransome and he survives.
Nancy was a graduate of the Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass., enjoyed making baskets, doing beadwork and taking care of her precious bulldogs.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 18, 2003, at 11 a.m. at the Stofcheck Funeral Home in Richwood where friends may call Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. Ministers will be the Revs. Bryan Lauzau and Frank Robinson. Burial will be in the Price Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Essex United Methodist Church at 32697 Ohio 37, Richwood, OH 43344.
Ketha Mae Capell
LARUE -- Ketha Mae Capell, age 79, of 132 S. High St., LaRue, died Monday, May 10, 2004, at 5:15 p.m. at Marion General Hospital. The home she lived in has been in her family (Ridgway) for 100 years.
She was born July 28, 1924, near LaRue, to the late Keith B. and Frances (Myers) Ridgway.
On Dec. 22, 1946, she married Paul Capell Jr. and he died Nov. 24, 1989.
She is survived by one son, Jeffrey R. (Deborah) Capell of Fostoria; three daughters, Paula K. (Richard) Lusetti of Maineville, Tracy A. (Mark) Smith of Marion, and Heidi (Meade) Roberts of Belton, Texas; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers, John F. Ridgway of LaRue and Richard C. Ridgway of Fort Pierce, Fla. One brother, Robert Ridgway, is deceased.
Mrs. Capell graduated from the LaRue High School, was valedictorian of her class, graduated from Ohio Northern University, taught school at LaRue and New Bloomington, former director of CETA, 50-year member of the Mary Lenox Chapter 98 O.E.S., member of the LaRue United Methodist Church, the American Legion Auxiliary, J.A.M. Club, Happy Tyme Club, Marion County and Ohio Genealogical Society's, Marion County and Ohio Historical Society's, Heritage Foundation and ran for Marion County treasurer in 1986.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, May 15, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. at the LaRue United Methodist Church. Minister will be the Rev. Edward W. Fugate. There will be no calling hours. The Stofcheck Funeral Home in LaRue is in charge of arrangements.
Those who wish may make contributions to the LaRue United Methodist Church.