Joe E. Liming, 61, Sunbury, died Tuesday evening (May 15, 2001) at Riverside Hospital, Columbus.
He was born in Louisa, Ky., on July 15, 1939, to Clyde and Pauline (Boggs) Liming, who survive in Sunbury. A graduate of Xavier University with a masters degree in guidance, he was a school bus driver for the Big Walnut School District. He was a retired teacher in the Johnstown Monroe School District, where he taught industrial arts and vocational agriculture.
A former Boy Scout leader in Delaware County, he was a member of the Sparrow Lodge No. 400 F&AM, past master; and Worthington Chapter No. 287 OES, past patron.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife of 35 years, Nancy (Lee) Liming, whom he married on June 19, 1965 in Sunbury; a son, Jason Lee Liming of Columbus; and his aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Private memorial services were held for the family and calling hours were not observed. Arrangements were in the care of DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Joe Liming Memorial Fund, Hylen Souders Elementary School, c/o P.O. Box 324, Sunbury 43074.
Kathryn M. Lincoln, 86, died Monday (May 28, 2001) at the Sarah Moore Health Care Center after a long illness.
She was born in Johnstown on May 19, 1915, to the late Henry L. and Alma (Dague) Bush. A graduate of Johnstown Monroe High School in 1934, she moved to Delaware County in 1936 after her marriage to Charles E. Lincoln on September 29, 1936.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; two sisters, Betty as an infant and Dorothy Henthorne; two sisters-in-law, Florence (Joseph) Hopkins and Ada Shultze; and a brother-in-law, Edward (Elizabeth) Lincoln.
Surviving are her sons and daughter-in-law, James E. and Nancy, Richard A., and Theodore E.; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and a brother and sister-in-law, James D. and Helen Bush.
Visitation was held at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where funeral services were held with the Rev. Joseph Hopkins officiating. Interment followed in Greenhill Cemetery.
Rose M. Lines, 83, Marengo, died at home Saturday (Nov. 27, 1999).
She was born in Chesterville on Nov. 2, 1916, to the late George K. and Clara B. (Wilson) Roach.
She was a 1935 graduate of Chesterville High School and a Columbus resident from 1940-1980, when she moved to Marengo. Rose was a seamstress, enjoyed crafts and her grandchildren.
She is survived by a daughter, Janet Poppell, Marengo; one son, Harry Lines, Columbus; two brothers and three sisters-in-law, Charles and Juanita Roach, New Carlisle, Dwayne and Nancy Roach, Chesterville, and Laura Mae Davisson, New Lexington; one sister and brother-in-law, Isabelle and Ray Rodman, Breaux Bridge, La.; four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years William Clarence Lines in 1991; a granddaughter, Susan A. Lines; two great-grandchildren, Justin A. Lines and Stormy Lee Poppell; and three brothers, John, Marvin and Donald Roach.
Calling hours and funeral services were at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Marengo with the Rev. Dean Bruce and the Rev. Craig Mulpas officiating. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery, Chesterville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Morrow County, P.O. Box 86, Mount Gilead 43338.
Etta L. Litzinger, 80, formerly of Columbus, died Saturday (June 3, 2000) at Eastlawn Manor, Marion.
Born on June 8, 1919, in Monegaw Springs, Mo., to the late Jessie and Goldie (Risley) Paige, she was a resident of Monticello, N.Y., for 13 years before moving to Delaware in 1994. She was a kitchen worker at Otterbein College for 12 years and retired in 1981 from Harding Hospital. She also assisted with home health care and was a member of Pilgrim Holiness Church, Monticello.
Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Hugh L. and Nina Litzinger of Marion; and three grandsons, Kenneth, Robert, and Daniel.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Hugh in 1977.
Visitation was at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Marengo, where funeral services were held with the Rev. Karl Carpenter officiating. Interment was in Butter Cemetery, Marengo.
James L. Long
James L. Long, 71, of Whitehall, died Tuesday (July 14) at his home following a brief illness.
Mr. Long was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, a retired home improvement salesman, and member of East Columbus Christian Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia A. (Sheets) Long, on May 17, 1992.
Surviving are his son, Mike Long, of Columbus; daughter and son-in-law Sherrie and Tony Marino of Gahanna; grandchildren and their spouses Kristy and Rick Hull of Pataskala, Miki and Chris Sergakis of Florida, David and Tammy Long, and Danny Long all of Cincinnati, and Brooke Needham of Grove City; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Bill Long of Columbus; and dear friend Mary Lou Bronska, Columbus.
Services were at Fancher Cemetery, Conard Wolf officiating. Arrangements were in care of DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1398, Delaware, OH, 43015.
Beatrice A. Longshore, 80, of Centerburg and formerly of Sunbury died Saturday (Oct. 24, 1998) at Morning View Care Center, Centerburg, after a long illness.
Surviving are her three loving daughters, Margaret Fish of Delaware, Nancy Fish of Sunbury, and Carol Walker of Centerburg; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; six stepchildren, Betty, Violet, Dorothy, Darlene, Kenneth, and Phil; several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; a brother, Willard Glass of West Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husbands Hobert S. Goins and Lester Longshore; her parents, William and Exie Glass; a sister, Mittie Allen; and a brother, James Glass.
Visitation was held at the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, Centerburg. Graveside services were held at Eastview Cemetery.
Nellie J. Longshore, 86, of Gainesville, Ga., and formerly of Galena, died on Friday (June 2, 2000).
She is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law, Norma and John Bowmar of Gainesville and Betty and Dan Eckert of Reynoldsburg; a son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Julie Longshore of Milton, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; four sisters-in-law, Tillie Ruh of Mansfield, Ellen Green of Ashley, Mary Zimmerman of Johnstown, and Laurabelle Debolt of Galena; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles; two sons, Robert and Teddy; a daughter, Charlene, and a daughter and son-in-law, Peg and Pat Lafferty; two brothers, Clarence and Burt Debolt; and a sister-in-law, Martha Debolt.
Visitation was held at the Moreland Funeral Home, Westerville, where services were held with George Hogg officiating. Interment was at Northlawn Memory Gardens.
Faith Marie Losey
Faith Marie Losey was stillborn on Saturday (January 12, 2002) afternoon at Riverside Methodist Hospital.
Faith Marie was the daughter of Joseph M. and Maria L. (Trimboli) Losey of Centerburg. She is also survived by a brother, Joey Losey of the home; grandparents, Frank and Prudence Trimboli of Lake Mary, Florida, and Dorothy Losey of Pickerington.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Wendell Losey.
Visitation was at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, followed by services with Pastor Frank Carl officiating. Interment followed in the Stark Cemetery.
Tyler Jordan Lowe
Tyler Jordan Lowe left this home with heaven's wings up to hear the angels sing on Sunday (April 28, 2002).
He leaves at home his loving parents, Amanda Crowl and Brian Lowe of Columbus; his little twin sister, Brianna Lynne, and his big brother, Dylan Michael; grandparents Kathy and Tony Gray of Columbus, Doug and DiAnn Crowl of Sunbury and Les and Jennifer Lowe of Orient; great-grandparents Thelma R. Hardy and Kenneth Crowl of Sunbury, Dorothy and Jim Smith of Grove City, Margie and Jack Cremeans of Huntington, West Virginia, and Delores Yank of Delaware; great-great-grandmother, Alta Crowl of Olive Green; uncles Brad Lowe, K.C. Crowl, and Robert, Richard and Shane Wagner; and several great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins.
Private graveside services were held at Sunbury Memorial Park. DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, was in charge of the arrangements.
Jack A. Luthi
Jack A. Luthi, 72, Marengo, died Monday (Aug. 2, 1999) at his residence.
He was born in Monroe County on Oct. 31, 1926, to the late Ruben William and Beryl Jessie (Poe) Luthi.
Mr. Luthi had lived in the Marengo area for 17 years, moving there from Sunbury.
He was a member of the National Rifle Association.
He is survived by one son, Christopher Luthi, Zanesville; three daughters and two sons-in-laws, Jackie and Kevin Jandt, Fargo, N.D., Carol Luthi, Graytiot, and Linda and Rob Kyle, Pittsburgh, Pa.; one brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Kari Luthi, Sunbury; four sisters and three brothers-in-law, Dorothy and Rupert Froelich, Falls Church, Va., Mitzi and Tom Barnett, Sunbury, Evie and Bill Gossard, Las Vegas, Nev., and Carol Van Horn, Las Vegas, Nev.; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill and Paul; and two sisters, Lois Cantrell and Sarah Luthi.
Memorial services where held at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, with the Rev. Gerald Davis officiating. No calling hours will be observed.