Joan Marie (Shawver) Medley
Joan Marie Shawver Medley, 38, Clayton, died March 21, 2001 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton.
She was a 1985 graduate of the Ohio State University receiving a Bachelors of Science Degree and had participated in the Ohio State Golf Program. She was a member of the Concord United Methodist Church in Englewood, and had been active in the United Methodist Women and a chairperson of the annual golf outing. She was a member of the Logan County Geneology Society and volunteered with Northwood Elementary and the Ohio Reads Program.
Surviving are her husband, James Howard Medley Jr.; sons, James "Jimmy" H. Medley III, Joshua Medley and Jacob Medley all of the home; parents, Roy W. and Mary L. Scott Shawver Jr. of Huntsville; sisters and brother-in-laws, Mary Jane Shawver-Jones and Thomas Anderson III of Columbus, Amy L and Alan Sulllivan Jr. of Huntsville; father-in-law and mother-in-law, James H. and Lois M. Medley of Cadiz; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Richard A. and Barbara Medley of Jewett; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jami L. and Brian Heavilin of Hopedale; six nephews; and two nieces and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. today, March 26 at the Concord United Methodist Church 1123 S. Main St., Englewood with the Rev. Kathy Brown officiating. Interment will be at the Concord Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Medley Children's Scholarship Fund c/o Wright Patterson Credit Union, P.O. Box 286, Fairborn, Ohio 45324, envelopes will be provided.
Donald Dodds, 68, of Springfield, died Sunday, August 4, 2002, in the
Masonic Home. He was born August 12, 1933, in Cadiz, Ohio, the son of Edgar and Helen (Norquest) Dodds.
Mr. Dodds served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was the owner and operator of Truck Caps Etc, and a member of Free & Accepted Masons Fielding Lodge #192 of South Charleston. He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-laws, Donna Leigh and Doug Buffenbarger of Springfield and Robin Lynne and Mark Pickering of Leesburg, Ohio; brother and sister-in-law, Kenneth E. and Doris Dodds of Cadiz, Ohio; grandchildren Dylan and Luke Buffenbarger and Marshall, Hannah and Carrie Pickering; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Raymond O. Dodds. A gathering of family and friends will be held Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. in the Littleton and Rue Funeral Home,
Springfield. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. with the Pastor
Daniel Powell officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society,1130 Vester Avenue, Suite G Springfield, Ohio 45503. Don was a loving father and grandpa and will be missed by all who knew and loved him. You may express condolences to the family at www.littletonandrue.com.
Beulah Etta Schoolcraft
Beulah Etta Schoolcraft, 91, Cadiz, a former Germano resident, died Aug. 3, 2002 at Gables Care Center in Hopedale.
She was born Sept. 4, 1910 in Spencer, W.Va., and a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Starcher.
She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Cadiz.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry; brother, Ed Starcher; and two sisters Rosella Lewis; and Sarah Overholt.
Surviving are a son Earl Schoolcraft of Tonto Basin, Ariz.; a daughter Wilma Hallam of Taylorstown, Pa.; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and 13 great great grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Blackburn Funeral Home, E. Main Street, Jewett, Aug. 5, 2002 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Service will be held at the funeral home Tuesday, Aug. 6 at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Ernest Creamer officiating. Burial in Hanover Methodist Cemetery.
Dorothy Hutchinson Mercer Black
Dorothy Hutchinson Mercer Black, 83, Bergholz, died Aug. 3, 2002 at her home.
She was born April 4, 1919 in Hopedale, and a daughter of the late Audley and Mary Brown Hutchinson.
She was a member of the Bergholz Church of Christ and the Bergholz senior citizens.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Onward Mercer; second husband Eugene Black; brothers Thomas, Audley, Richard and William Hutchinson and sisters Betty Furbee and infant, Sarah.
Many nieces and nephews survive.
Friends may call at the Blackburn Funeral Home, 258 2nd St, Bergholz on Aug. 6, 2002 from 6-9 p.m. Services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 7 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Minister Dave Miller officiating. Burial in Bergholz Cemetery.
Paul Kalonick, 86, Adena, died July 31, 2002 in Wheeling Medical Park.
He was born Oct. 26, 1915 in Adena.
He was an Army Veteran of World War II, retired electrician from Nelms #1 Mine in Cadiz, member of St. Casimir's Catholic Church, and a member of the UMWA Local 283.
He was preceded in death by his parents John and Anna (Vasilko) Kalonick; seven brothers John, Mike, Andrew, George, Steve, Pete and Joseph; four sisters Mary Krecella, Susan, Ann and Anna Kalonick.
Surviving are his wife Helen (Kiwaczyk) Kalonick; two sons Paul J. and wife Linda of Adena, James P. and wife Jane of St. Clairsville; two daughters Carole Mervar and husband Thomas of Georgia, Christine Barbarossa and husband Larry of Federal Way, Wa.; and eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be today, (Friday) from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena. Vigil services at 8:30 p.m., Adena Lions Club services at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Saturday Aug. 3, 2002 at 11 a.m. at St. Casimir's Catholic Church, Adena with John Kolesar as celebrant.
Entombment in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove.
Carol E. Blake
Carol E. Blake, 59, Unionport, died July 30, 2002 at Cleveland Clinic after a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born Aug. 8, 1943 in Hopedale, a daughter of the late Charles Souders and Shirley McCrea Souders.
She was a housewife.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter Deidre.
Surviving are her daughters Christina White and Danielle Schleicher; son Charles E. Blake and several grandchildren; a cherished grandson Sebastian (Nathan) Blake; sisters Sharin Schrock of Dover, Charlotte (Monsour) Enid of McLean, Va.; brothers Charles Souders Jr. of Fayetteville, N.C. and James McCrea of Hampton, Va.
Calling hours are Saturday, Aug. 3, 2002 at 11 a.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the Fairview Cemetery, Jewett.
Memorial Guest book may be signed at www.clark-kirkland.com
John Wesley Oiler Jr.
John Wesley Oiler Jr., 52, Wintersville, died July 29, 2002 in Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville.
He was born Dec. 30, 1949 in Steubenville, a son of the late John Wesley and Lauvada Bake Oiler Sr.
He had been a chef's helper at DaPeppinos Restaurant in Steubenville and also worked at the Steubenville Country Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Jerry Oiler.
Surviving are a son, John Wesley Oiler III of Oklahoma; three stepdaughters, Helen Fray Daniel and Lisa Fray, both of Mississippi, and Gina Fray of Winterville; three brothers, Thomas Oiler of Bloomingdale, Mike Oiler of Steubenville and Mark Oiler of Kentucky; two sisters, Mildred Corbin of Pennsylvania and Joan McIntyre of Scio; and three grandchildren.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Blackburn Funeral Home of Hopedale was in charge of arrangements.