Glenna Faye Gillespie St. Clair
Dec. 2, 1931-Dec. 25, 2002
A funeral service for Glenna Faye Gillespie St. Clair, 71, of Cumberland, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Mock-Miller Funeral Home, with Pastor Jerry Broschart officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, New Concord.
Mrs. St. Clair, who was a graduate of Cambridge High School and Cambridge Business College, died Dec. 25, 2002, at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital, Zanesville. She was born Dec. 2, 1931, in Monroe Township, Guernsey County, to the late Craig and Ruth Taylor Gillespie.
She was a member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church, New Concord, Claysville Homemakers, and she retired after 30 years from Champion Spark Plug. She enjoyed gardening and raising flowers.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Lewis St. Clair, whom she married April 18, 1953; children, Nancy (David) Spillman of Zanesville, Karen (Joby) Shipe of Freeport, and Mark (Julie) of St. Clair of New Concord; sisters, Wava (Emil) Haney of Richland Center, Wis., and Carol (Ron) Thompson of Utica; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, 63 W. Main St., New Concord.
Carol I. Male
June 20, 1938-Dec. 26, 2002
A graveside service for Carol I. Male, 64, of Newark, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in Newark Memorial Gardens with Rev. Loren Fenton officiating.
Mrs. Male, a homemaker, died Dec. 26, 2002, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center, Columbus. She was born June 20, 1938, in Newark to the late George and Helen (Loper) Pace.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Thomas and Betty Pettibone and Tim and Wanda Pettibone, both of Newark; two daughters and sons-in-law, Tammy and Thom Luckett and Tina and Chris Schmoll, both of Newark; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Leslie "Bud" Pace, of Newark; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Criss-Schoedinger Funeral Home, Newark.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio.
Orville R. Roberts
April 3, 1916-Dec. 26, 2002
A military funeral service for Orville R. Roberts, 86, of Newark, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with the Rev. Robert Knox officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Roberts, who was retired from Kaiser aluminum as a machine operator in the Stranding Department, died Dec. 26, 2002, at the Newark Health Care Center. He was born April 3, 1916, in Newark, to John A. and Mary (Livingston) Roberts.
Mr. Roberts served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Mr. Roberts was a life long supporter of the Children's Hospital, and as a child he was affiliated with the Church of God.
He is survived by a son, Kenneth R. (Debra A.) Roberts, of Vero Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Janice R. (Judson M., Jr.) Delancey, of Newark; brothers, Clyde Roberts, and Earl Roberts, both of Newark; sisters, Katherine Anderson, of Newark, Nina Mae Rees, of Florida, Lucille Graham, of Newark, and Beverly Bradford, of Oregon; six grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen M. (Weekley) Roberts; two brothers, Carl and Edward Roberts; one sister, Thelma Roberts.
Friends may call one hour prior to service Monday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Children's Hospital.
Clifton W. Ford Sr.
Jan. 2, 1926-Dec. 24, 2002
A funeral service for Clifton W. Ford Sr., 76, of Newark, will be 12:30 p.m. today at Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home, with Rev. Dennis Baker officiating. Burial will be in Newark Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Ford, a laborer at Kaiser Aluminum, died Dec. 24, 2002, at Newark Health Care Centre. He was born Jan. 2, 1926, in Newark, to the late Earl and Clara (Varney) Ford Sr.
He is survived by daughters, Carolyn Butcher, of Newark, Jacqueline Long-Schweitzer, of Newark, and Lisa (Dave) Ludinich, of Frazeysburg; sons, Clifton (Toni) W. Ford Jr., of Powell, and Randy (Polly) Ford, of Columbus; son-in-law, Neal Hall, of Newark; brothers, Kenneth and Karl Ford, of Newark; sisters, Marjorie Tolliver and Barbara Cunningham, of Newark; sister-in-law, Barbara Ford, of Newark; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Mr. Ford was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley (Shrimplin) Ford; daughter, Linda Hall; two sons-in-law, Roger L. Schweitzer and Robert Miller; grandson, Michael Hall; two brothers and one sister.
Friends may call 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association.
Charlotte L. Patten
Oct. 29, 1912-Dec. 25, 2002
A funeral service for Charlotte L. Patten, 90, formerly of Newark, be conducted at a later date. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark.
Miss Patten died Dec. 25, 2002, in her home. She was born in Dexter City on Oct. 29, 1912 to the late Leslie A. and Elizabeth Watkins Patten Sr.
She grew up in Dexter City, Granville and Newark. She lived with her family for one year in St. Petersburg, Fla., and for two years in Albuquerque, N.M. Miss Patten graduated from the Columbus School for Girls and attended Denison University. She lived a few years in Palo Alto, Calif., then returned to Newark. In 1993, she moved to Sidney, then to Piqua.
She is survived by nieces and nephews; Barbara Unverferth, of Columbus; JoAnn and Phillip Hawley, of Columbus; Richard O. and Kathy Patten, of Piqua; David and Maureen Patten, of Amherst, N.H.; and a sister-in-law, Mildred Lighthill, of Columbus.
In addition to her parents, Miss Patten was preceded in death by two brothers, Leslie A. Patten, Jr. and David Mahon Patten.
Arrangements are by Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home, Piqua.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 130 Vester Ave., Suite G, Springfield, OH 45502, or to Denison University, Box D, Granville, OH 43023.
Charles F. Pietsch
Dec. 3, 1919-Dec. 24, 2002
A private interment service for Charles F. Pietsch, 83, will take place at a later date.
Mr. Pietsch, who retired from the American Telephone and Telegraph Company, died Dec. 24, 2002, at Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus. He was born Dec. 3, 1919, in Richmond, Va., to the late Edward Francis and Gladys (Collins) Pietsch.
Mr. Pietsch served during World War II in the U.S. Army Signal Corp. He married Mary Gordon Ruskell on Sept. 14, 1946, in Richmond, Va. They moved from Richmond to Winchester, Va., in 1959.
Mr. Pietsch was a member of the Braddock Street Methodist Church, the Winchester Exchange Club, the Moose, American Legion Post 0141, the National Association of Civilian Corp., National Rifle Association, National Wild Turkey Federation and was a founding member of the Winchester Volunteer Rescue Squad.
He is survived by a son and duaghter-in-law, Ronald W. and Carole J. Pietsch, of Newark; grandsons, Jeffery Scot Pietsch, of Stephens City, Va., and Kenneth P. French III, of Norcross, Ga.; and six great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Diane Wold.
There will be no calling hours observed. Henderson, Van Atta & Johnston Funeral Services, 59 N. Fifth St., Newark, is in charge of arrangements.
Joseph Andrew Ziliox Jr.
Nov. 28, 1932-Dec. 27. 2002
A graveside service for Joseph Andrew Ziliox Jr., 70, of Newark, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Newark Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Paul Skaggs officiating.
Mr. Ziliox, who was a retired clerk for the U.S. Department of Commerce in Arlington, Va., died Dec. 27, 2002, at Newark Healthcare Centre. He was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Flushing, N.Y., to the late Joseph A Sr. and Catherine M. (Conklin) Ziliox.
Mr. Ziliox served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War, where he received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He was a member of the American Legion Post 85.
He is survived by his wife, Juanita G. (Morelock) Ziliox; sons and daughters-in-law, Joseph E. and Sandra Ziliox of Maryland, John F. Totherow Sr. of Maryland, and Jeffrey A. and Barbara Ziliox of Tennessee; daughters and son-in-law, Catherine O and Keith McAuley of Virginia and Cheryl A. Yoder of Newark; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Edward (Adelle) Neubauer of California and Harold (Nancy) Ziliox of Texas; sister, Ruth Barnes of New York; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Allan Ziliox.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Newark Chapel of Henderson, Van Atta & Johnston Funeral Service, 59 N. Fifth St.
John W. Roberts
July 10, 1933-Dec. 28, 2002
A funeral service for John W. Roberts, 69, of Newark, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Myers officiating. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Roberts, who was the former owner/operator of Robert's Grocery in Chatham, died Dec. 28, 2002, at Newark Healthcare Centre. he was born July 10, 1933, in Newark, to the late Frank W. and Lydia S. (Ogg) Roberts.
Mr. Roberts was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, Farmers Lodge Fredonia No. 153, Eastern Star Newark Chapter 305, 1973 Grand Family of Eastern Star as a Grand Aid, Newark Grange, L.C. Pomona Grange, Ohio State Grange and National Grange.
He is survived by his sister, Virginia A Wright of Newark; and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy M. (Fry) Roberts, who died Jan. 10, 2002; brother and sister.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark. Eastern Star and Masonic services will be conducted Monday at 6:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m., respectively.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 1984 Coffman Road, Newark, OH 43055.