Joseph Marion Rogers Jr.
Joseph Marion Rogers Jr., 65, Harrison County Home, Cadiz, formerly of Smyrna died Oct.13, 2000 at Wheeling Park Hospital.
He was born Mar. 20, 1935 in Wheeling, W.Va., a son Marion Rogers of Freeport and the late Ruby Sommer Rogers.
He was a US Army veteran and a retired shovel operator for the Cravat Coal Company. He was a member of the Piedmont United Methodist Church and Kirkwood Masonic Lodge #446 F & AM of Hendrysburg.
Surviving is his father, wife, Virginia C. Pitner Swabado Rogers of Houston, Texas; three brothers, John and Mark Rogers of Freeport, Phillip Rogers of Uhrichsville; two sisters, Ruth and Esther Rogers of Freeport; a step-daughter, Carol Ann Wynn of Spring, Texas; two step-sons, Danny Swabado of Spring Texas and Bill Swabado of Kingwood, Texas; nine step-grandchildren and six step-great-grandchildren; three aunts and two uncles, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Service will Oct. 17, 2000 at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Charles Mehl officiating. Burial in Holly Memorial Gardens.
Wilson Frank Holloway
Wilson Frank Holloway, 65, died Oct. 6, 2007, in Avon Park, Fla. Formerly of Bowerston, he was born in Salem, Ohio, the son of Wilid F. and Helen Marie (Regal) Holloway.A mechanic for 42, years, he retired in 2004 and was a member of the Florida Flywheelers Antique Engine Club, a member of the International Harvester Collectors Club, Bethel Holiness Church, served in the United State Army during the Berlin Crisis.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in by a brother, Marion Holloway; a sister, Margaret Maxwell and a granddaughter, Jenna Faith Slater.Surviving are his wife, Mary Esther Holloway of Avon Park; a sons and daughter-in-law, Todd and Deanna Holloway of Roanoke, Va; daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Don Slater of Anoram, N.Y., Leslie Holloway of Ronake, Va., Beverly and Randy Warnign of Fort Wright, Ky. and Christal and Tim McCray of Cincinnati; brothers Raymond Holloway of Lakeladn, Fla and Joseph Holloway of Conotton; sister, Kathleen Pullen of North Royalton; and 10 grandchildren.Memorial services will be held Oct. 25, 10 a.m. in the Bethel Holiness Church, Sebring, Fla., with the Rev. Schnell officiating. Interment will be Oct. 26 in Bay Pines National Cemetery with Dr. Gray officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Shepherd Hospice, 4418 Sun N. Lake Boulevard, Sebring, Fla. 33872 or the Maranatha Manor, 54 Maranatha Boulevard, Sebring, Fla. 33870.
Virginia R. "Ginny" Tripp, 77, of Bowerston, died Oct. 15, 2007, in Aultman Hospital at Canton.She was born Feb. 5, 1930, in Bowerston a daughter of the late Edgar and Rosa Hill Bliss. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Orwood "Ordie" Tripp, who died Jan. 13, 1995, and two brothers Virgil and Russell Bliss.She was an employee of the former W. B. Penn Company and the Sunnyslope Nursing Home both at Bowerston and the Atwood Dari-Bar near Atwood Lake.She was a member of the Bowerston First United Methodist Church. Her main priority was always set upon helping others. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy and the focus of her life. She enjoyed following her grandson's rock band "Evolver" and enjoyed attending her granddaughter's gymnastics recitals and school functions. She is survived by two sons, Kevin L. Tripp of Bolivar and Kendall Tripp of Boulder, Colo., two grandchildren Matt and Becca Tripp, both of Bolivar, a brother-in-law Ray Tripp of New Philadelphia, and several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held Oct. 29, 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home, Sherrodsville. Funeral services will be conducted Oct. 20 at 1 p.m., in the funeral home with the Rev. Milo Baker officiating. Interment will follow in the Longview Cemetery at Bowerston. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Thomas M. Germek
Thomas M. Germek, 59, Hopedale, died Aug. 25, 2004 in Carriage Inn of Cadiz.
He was born Jan. 10, 1945 in Tiltonsville, a son of the late Michael and Hilda Hamaker Germek.
He was the manager of Earl's Place in Hopedale for several years. He was a member of the Smithfield American Legion Post 396.
He is survived by a companion of many years, Shirley Tipton of Hopedale; son Michael Germek of Louisiana; two daughters, Desiree Germek of Louisiana and Patricia Simpson of Rayland; four sisters, Violet Reimenschneider of Columbus, Helen and Jean of California and Maxine of Michigan; and several grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Blackburn Funeral Home, 324 High St., Hopedale, today (Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004) from 7-9 p.m. Services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dean Blythe officiating. Burial will follow at the Greenwood Cemetery near Hopedale.
Randolph P. Richmond Jr.
Randolph P. Richmond Jr., 27, died Aug. 21, 2004 at his home.
He was born Feb. 18, 197 in Marion, Ohio, a son of Randolph Sr. and Carol Ann (Ruckman) Richmond of Fairpoint.
He was employed by Ponzani Florist in St. Clairsville.
Surviving in addition to his parents are two sisters, Stacey and Mary Richmond of Cadiz; grandmother Evelyn Harmon of Beverly; a niece; two nephews; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends are welcome on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004 at Borkoski Funeral Home, East Market Street, Cadiz, from 6 p.m. until time of service at 8:30 p.m. with the Rev. Dan Ponzani officiating.
Mabel Pauline Current Todd
Mabel Pauline Current Todd, 64, Milledgeville, Georgia, died June 6, 2002.
She was a native of Ohio, the widow of the late William Dean Todd Sr.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Hardwick United Methodist Church in Georgia.
Surviving are two sons William "Billy" Todd Jr. of Milledgeville and George L. Todd of Metter, Georgia; a sister Cora Mae DiBacco of Bloomingdale and a granddaughter Kalie Todd of Metter.
Visitation will be held Friday, June 7 in William White Columns Funeral Home in Milledgeville were services were held on Saturday, June 8.
Service and burial will be held Monday, June 10, 2002 at 2 p.m. in Greenmont Union Cemetery, Freeport with Pastor Dave Koch officiating. Koch Funeral Home, Freeport was in charge of local arrangements.
Marlin P. Kidd
Marlin P. Kidd, 40, Scio, died May 30, 2002 at Mercy Medical Center in Canton following an extended illness.
He was born in Dennison, a son of the Mary Ruth Whiteman Kidd of Scio and the late Lloyd Clifton Kidd.
He was a 1981 graduate of Jewett-Scio High School. He was a truck driver for CRST International. He loved model cars, the outdoors, hunting, guns and spending time with his grandchildren. He was also very mechanically inclined and enjoyed animals.
Surviving are his wife Patricia S. Yocom Kidd of the home; seven daughters, Rhonda Butler, Carol (Carl) Baker, Susan (Joseph) Barber, all of Wooster, Kimberly, Kelly, Alicia Young, Christine Mutton all of Scio, Shawnna (Renaldo) Rivera of Akron; 12 grandchildren; two sisters, Cynthia Lee (Bill) Drosos of Xenia and Lorna (Paul) Yoder of Lena, Wisconsin; a brother Mark E. (Pat) Kidd of Conover, N.C.; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service was held June 2, 2002 in Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Scio with Bruce Zimmerman and Marlin's family officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 925 S. Main Street, North Canton, Ohio 44720.
The Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home in New Philadelphia was in charge of arrangements.