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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1999 METRO THE CINCINNATI ENQUIRER Obituaries Roy Pryor, 80, piloted jets to test GE engines Epitomized 'Right Stuff in company BY RANDY Mcnu*tT The 1 Cincinnati Enquirer UNION TOWNSHIP Roy Pryor, a nationally prominent test pilot during the Cold War, died of cancer Thursday at his Butler County home. He was 80. "He's huge in the industry," said Rick Kennedy, a spokesman for General Electric's Aircraft Engines division. "Within GE, he is the guy who epitomized the 'Right He was GE's Chuck The Dolores, native loved the air, swept wings, and the act of hurtling above everything and living to tell about it. He started his aviation career with Douglas Aircraft in Santa Monica, Calif.

In World War Il, he joined the Army's air cadet program and won his wings as a fighter pilot. With the 81st Fighter Group, stationed in Hawaii, he flew P-51s and P-47s. After the war, he remained in the service three more years, just for the opportunity to fly the new jets. He became an engineering test pilot for the Air Force, testing new systems as they became available for jet aircraft. In the early 1950s, he returned to the United States from England to become chief test pilot and manager of flight test operations for GE.

He operated out of Edwards Air Force Base in California. He joined the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, and was elected a fellow in the society for his many contributions to the science of flight. He tested GE's powerful J-79 jet fighter engine. "It was incredibly dangerous work," Mr. Kennedy said.

"The F-4 became a dominant aircraft, and Roy Pryor was prominent in helping us develop its engine. He had the technical ability to understand planes and engines. "That was a unique era. All the new (supersonic) developments were coming out of Edwards. Mr.

Pryor was flying side-by-side with the best, and he was no less significant." Mr. Pryor once said he had his share of near-misses at Edwards, prompting GE to bring him to its Evendale general manager of adprograms (military market- tenure, he saw the production on the 747 Airborne ComWhen he retired from GE inducted into the GE Propul- busy, keeping up with the technology and designing his Ridge, behind the golf tee. illness struck him in retire- cancer for 14 years," said his Gabelman of The Woodlands, everything he did in life, he courage and determination. he addressed his job and his it the way an engineer the facts. He was involved in every step of the way.

His highest regard for are his wife, Grayce of a son, Roger D. Pryor of two stepsons, Glenn Willis of Gerald Willis of Amberley preceded in death by a Jo Pryor. be 1-2 p.m. Saturday at of God, 7350 Dixie The service will be 2 the church. Burial will be in Park, Fairfield Township.

Home is handling arrange- Edell Hardy, 58, 'loved to do things for people' Volunteer worked with poor, elderly; active in church BY REBECCA BILLMAN The Cincinnati Enquirer LOCKLAND She scenes, preferring her the Lord, but when Edell Sept. 3, friends began recounting the good and Mrs. Hardy did for them. Mrs. breast at her Glendale dominal land resident "She for people the ter, Lisa Mrs.

Hardy knew her Mrs. Hardy come from God." Interested in helping people, she provided anything she could to life. "She was always Patterson said. "She what she had." After her breast Mrs. Hardy used her age others.

"She made share her experiences worked behind the recognition come from Martin Hardy died calling her daughter charitable things Hardy, who was a cancer survivor, died daughter's home in of ovarian and abcancer. The Lockwas 58. loved to do things but didn't want said her daughPatterson. "She reward would elderly and poor transportation, food or improve their quality of donating herself," Mrs. was real gracious with cancer surgery in 1993, experience to encourherself available to to get them to understand that it does get better and to keep their eyes set on God to help them get her daughter said.

Mrs. Hardy's parents moved their family to Cincinnati when she was 2 years old. She was born in Mercer, Tenn. She graduated from the old Central High School in 1959 and attended the University of Cincinnati Business School before becoming a mom. In 1965, she took a clerk's position for the Ohio Department of Youth Services and retired in 1994 as executive secretary to the department head.

Mrs. Hardy joined Peace Baptist Church in Avondale when she was 11, singing in the choir and serving on the Nurse's Guild. She was one of the first women to be appointed to the church's Trustee Ministry, which she served as vice chairperson. Also surviving are her husband, Ronald; a sister, Vernell Batchelor of College Hill; two brothers, James Batchelor Jr. of Davis, and Rodney Batchelor of Lockland; and a granddaughter.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Peace Baptist Church, 652 Rockdale Ave. in Avondale, with a funeral service following at noon at the church. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Springdale. Memorials can be made to Hospice of Cincinnati, 4310 Cooper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242.

William Austin Barrows founded Fusite Co. in '42 BY REBECCA BILLMAN The Cincinnati Enquirer William Austin Barrows, founder of the Fusite Co. in Pleasant Ridge, died Sept. 2 of an aneurism at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, Calif. The former Norwood and Indian Hill resident would have been 91 Wednesday.

Born in Brandt, Mr. Barrows came to the Cincinnati area as a boy when his father was transferred. After graduating from the University of Cincinnati in 1931 with a degree in architecture, he founded Barrows Porcelain Enamel Co. in 1932. Barrows Porcelain eventually was sold, and the Fusite Co.

was incorporated in 1942. Fusite employees invented and manufactured glass to metal hermetic terminals, which were critical to the growth of the refrigeration and air-conditioning industries. Fusite was purchased by Emerson Electric Co. in 1972 and continues to be the market leader, operating under its original name. Mr.

Barrows was instrumental in the 5 Death Notices ARENS Gertrude. See Storey Notice. ARMSTRONG Mary Alice, belove son Archie Armstrong (Clemmie), granddaughter Monica R. Armstrong (Clarence), great granddaughter Ryan Sims, great grandson Clarence James White II, loving sister of Jessie Thomas (Dale), Andrew Brown (Ethel), Albert Brown, and Earlie Brown (Mary), a special niece Earnestine Hall (Robert), host of nephews, nieces, and friends. September 11, 1999 at New Nazarene Baptist Church, 2910 Eden Saturday from 10 A.M.

until time of funeral service at 11 A.M. Rev. W.B. Frazier, officiating. Rev.

G. Bea, Pastor. Renfro Funeral Service Co. in charge of arrangements. Interment Spring Grove Cemetery.

BEHNE Ruth M. (nee Klein), loving wife of Francis S. Behne, dear mother of Ron- ald H. Schweitzer (Betty Jane) and Donna M. Rohner (Alan), grandmother of Marceal Schweitzer, Gregory Schweitzer, Roger Wilcox, Misty Schneider, and Shane Schweitzer, great grandmother of Ashley Wilcox and John Brown step-sister of Dolores Santo and Paul Heyob Sr.

Died Thursday, September 9, 1999, age 77 years. Mrs. Behne was President of the Herwegh Singing Society for over 20 years. Visitation at Rebold Funeral Home, 3700 Glenmore Cheviot, Sunday 2-5 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial Monday, 10 A.M., St.

Aloysius Gonzaga Church. Burial St. Joseph Old Cemetery. The Behne Family suggest memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. BISHOP Sarah Marie, loving daughter of Mark A.

and Karen S. Webb Bishop. Dearest sister of Joshua R. Bishop, dear granddaughter of Renfro and Donna Fox Bishop and the late John O. and Patsy S.

Dixon Webb and Sarah E. Bishop. Dear great granddaughter of Evelyn Hamilton, Ninevah Webb and Violet Dixon, also survived by numerous uncles, aunts and cousins. Thursday, September 9, 1999, age seven years, resident of College Hill. Friends may call at Miller-Busse Borgmann Funeral Home, 3464 Central Pkwy.

at Clifton Hills Clifton, Friday (TODAY), 5-8 P.M. Funeral services to be held at the Calvary Baptist Church, 8334 Pippin Groesbeck, Saturday at 10 A.M. with visitation one hour before service. Leroy age 81, went home to be with the Lord and beloved wife Marietta Burnam on Tuesday, September 7, 1999. He will be long remembered by his faithful daughters, Priscilla Burnam and Leah Evans (Minister Frank), two trusting granddaughters, Josie Phillips (Greg) and Marcy Evans, a fond great grandson Easton Phillips, his devoted sister-inlaw Ophelia (Ray), loving nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and many dear friends.

Friends may call during visitation Sunday, September 12, 1999 from 5:30 P.M. until time of homegoing celebration 7 P.M. at New Mission Missionary Baptist Church, 4809 RavennaMadisonville, Rev. Tracey Ventus, Pastor, Rev. Donald Black, officiating.

Mr. Burnam's resting place will be Gate of Heaven Mausoleum. Memorial contributions to Vitas Healthcare, 1132 West Kemper 45240 or the American Diabetes Assoc. Arrangements entrusted to Thompson, Hall Jordan Funeral Home. CHAPMAN Elsie beloved wife of the late Robert V.

Chapman, devoted mother of Robert V. Chapman dear sister of Ernest' Kobbe, loving grandmother of Robert V. Ill (Kristie), Richard L. (Jaci), William James (Darcy) and John W. Chapman.

Residence Oakley. September 8, 1999. Funeral service 2 P.M., Saturday at the Vielhauer-Clepper Funeral Home, 2961 Madison Rd. at Oakley Sq. where friends may call from 1 P.M.

until time of service. CONLEY Delia Agnes (nee Burke) of Loveland. Loving wife of the late Robert Conley. Dear mother of Janet Greatorex. Loving grandmother of Mark, Terry, and Jeff Greatorex, seven great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

Caring sister of John Burke of Paramus, NJ. September 6, 1999, age 90. Friends will be received on Friday from 11:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. at the Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home, 129 N.

Riverside Loveland, OH 45140. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 P.M. at St. Columban Catholic Church, Loveland, OH. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Montgomery, OH.

Family requests memorial contributions be directed to the St. Rita School for the Deaf, 1720 Glendale-Milford Cincinnati, OH 45215-9983. ESHBAUGH Rev. Dr. Howard, beloved husband of Marion Eshbaugh, devoted father of John (Karen) Eshbaugh of Washington, PA, loving grandfather of Ian and Katelyn Eshbaugh, brother of the late Katherine Ward, also survived by several nephews.

Pastor Emeritus of First Presbyterian Church of Glendale. Wednesday, September 8, 1999, age 68 years, resident of Forest Park. Friends are invited to attend a graveside committal service Saturday, September 11, 10 A.M. at Oak Hill Cemetery. Memorial services to follow 11 A.M.

at the First Presbyterian Church of Glendale, 155 E. Fountain Ave. Sympathy may be expressed by a memorial contribution to the Ohio Parkinson Foundation, S.W. Region, 325 N. Third Fairborn, OH 45324-4959 or to the church.

Vorhis Funeral Home serving the family. Black Baptist group's leader urges churchgoers to be activists BY JOHN NOLAN the answer," the Rev. E. Edward The Associated Press Jones president of the National The leader of nationwide black Baptist Convention of America a said in the keynote speech of the Baptist organization urged organization's 119th annual session followers Thursday to use their faith and in Cincinnati. energy for increased community The Rev.

activism in the new millennium. Mr. Jones urged convention delegates to support the convention outlived its arships for Baptist preachers and usefulness? I want you to provide seminary students. 5 Death Notices FREEMAN Mary E. (Betty) (nee Gutzwiller), wife of the late Martin A.

Freeman, devoted mother of Margaret A. Anderson and Doris E. Pfeffer, sister of Gloria Myers, LaVern Pfeffer and Judy Williams, grandmother of Randy Anderson, Dawn Malone and Melissa Bastin, great-grandmother of Jacob, Tyler and Kelci Malone, Megan and Molly Bastin, father-in-law of the late Fred Pfeffer, Sept. 8, 1999. Roselawn Chapter 588 O.E.S.

services at T.P. White Sons Funeral Home, 2050 Beechmont Mt. Washington on Monday Sept. 13 at 1:30 P.M.. Friends may call on Monday 12:30 P.M.

to 1:30 P.M. Interment Rest Haven Memorial Park. Memorials to American Cancer Society. GIPPERICH Erika beloved wife of Jerry Gipperich, loving mother of Kevin and Rebekah Gipperich, devoted sister of Ann Ernest and daughter of the late Jacob and Inge Oberdoerfer. Passed away Tuesday, September 7, 1999.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, 1 P.M. at the Hamilton Assembly of God, 1570 Stahlheber Hamilton with Rev. Larry Davis, officiating. Visitation 12 Noon to 1 P.M. prior to service.

Burial will follow in Millville Cemetery. Brown-Dawson Funeral Home, Hamilton in charge of arrangements. Wilbur devoted husband of Beverly (nee Arnold) Harpenau, loving father of Joe (Mary Susan), John (Lisa) and Mike (Lynn) Harpenau, beloved grandfather of Lauren, Melissa, Michelle, Blake, Matthew and Jeffrey Harpenau, best friend of Bill Molloy, dear brother of Robert "Bud" Harpenau and the late Flo Phillips, dear son-in-law of Pauline Bailey. Wednesday, September 8, 1999, age 74 years. Friends may call at the Miller-Simminger Funeral Home, 3330 Parkcrest (between Schwartze and Glenway Western Hills, Thursday P.M.

Mass of Christian Burial, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Friday at 10 A.M. Interment St. Joseph (Old) Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Freestore Foodbank, 112 E. Liberty 45210.

James beloved husband of Jean Higgins (nee Pape), loving father of Janet Higgins, Pam Ward and Laura Sheckels, devoted grandfather of Zach and Josh Ward, Cameron and lan Sheckels, brother of Dorothy Helmers and the late Jeanne Slaughter. September 6, 1999, age 81 years. Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, 10 A.M. at St. Antoninus Church, 1500 Linneman Rd.

Family will receive friends from 9:30 A.M. until time of Mass. Family request donations be made to the Muscular Dystrophy A.L.S. Research Fund, P.O. Box 30438, Cincinnati, OH (45230).

HUME Hattie Pearl (nee Carter), wife of the late Whitman Hume, devoted mother of Hannah Baird and Martha Hume, dear sister of Polly Estes, Paul Carter and the late Brian C. Hume, loving grandmother of Elizabeth Baird, Whitman Baird an Bennett Wallace. Thursday, September 9, 1999 at age 93, resident of Florence, KY. Graveside service at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the McCreary Co.

Public Library, P.O. Box 8, Whitley City, KY 42653. Stith Funeral Home, Florence, KY serving the family. IVEY Donald beloved husband of Dona Jean Ivey (nee Veach), loving father of Wayne (Dianne) Ivey, Scott Ivey, Susan (Dan) Elsen, Kim Warman and David (Dawn) Ivey, dear brother of Marshall Jac Ivey and F. Dale Ivey.

Also survived by 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Thursday, September 9, 1999, age 66 years. Family and friends may call Monday, September 13 from 12 Noon until time of funeral service 2 P.M. at First Christian Assembly Church, 220 William Howard Taft Corryville. Mr.

Ivey was a member of the First Christian Assembly Church. Memorials may be directed to the church. Legacy Funeral Care serving the family. JACK BRAZZLE Anthony beloved son of Shantay Jackson and Anthony Brazzle. Stepmother, Monica Brazzle, brother of Rodney Heard, Blake and Kent Brazzle, maternal grandparents, Midge and John L.

Jackson, paternal grandmother, Linda C. Brazzle, a special uncle, John L. Jackson, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends. September 5, 1999, age 14 in Lexington, KY. Friends may call Saturday, September 11 from 10 A.M.

until the hour of service 11:30 A.M., Galilee Baptist Church, 2835 Beekman St. Reverend Allen E. Middleton, Pastor. Interment Spring Grove Cemetery. Thompson, Hall-Jordan Funeral Horne in charge of arrangements.

Thomas beloved husband of Lana T. (nee Boler) Kaiser. Devoted father of Kenneth W. and Matthew T. Kaiser.

Loving son of Joseph and Jane (nee Koch) Kaiser of Cincinnati. Dear brother of Daniel J. Kaiser of Cleves, and Cheryl J. Watson of Cincinnati. Son-in-law of Tom and Marion Boler of Sawtry, England.

Also survived by many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Suddenly Wednesday, September 8, 1999. Age 48. Visitation Sunday, September 12, 5 P.M. to 8 P.M.

at the Ralph Meyer Deters Funeral Home, 4164 West Eighth Price Hill. Boy Scouts of America Memorial Service, Sunday 7:30 P.M. at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial, Monday, September 13, 9:30 A.M. at St.

William Church, corner of West Eighth Street and Sunset Price Hill. Interment St. Joseph New Cemetery. If desired, memorials may be made to the Matthew Kenneth Kaiser Education Fund, Centennial Bank, 5030 Delhi Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45238. 5 Death Notices KLINGELHOFFER James age 85, of Sanford, formerly of Lawrenceburg, Survived by sons, James L.

Klingelhoffer and Jay B. Klingelhoffer; daughters, Judith Ann Hensley and Joyce Kay Schmarr; sister, Pat Scharf; 12 grandchildren and 12 great Service Fitch-Denney Funeral Home, Lawrenceburg, Indiana, Tuesday 10:00 A.M.. Visitation P.M. Monday at FitchDenney. Memorial Donations: Parkinsons Disease Foundation.

LANHAM Wanda dear mother of Scott Lanham, Bruce Lanham, Joan Gerard, Jeff Lanham, Kent Lanham, Stephany Sizemore and Bethany Belt. Loving grandmother of Scott Chastity, Shauna, Gabriel, Rebecca, Joshua, Jared, Jenna, J.T., Steven Wayne, Amy, Katie, Tyler, Spencer, Shawn, Trace, Destiney and Haley. Great-grandmother of Austin Gerard and Trey Lanham. Preceded in death by her father Mickey Hayden; her mother Evelyn Jarman; step-father Edmond (Pap) Jarman; brother Wayne Hayden and sister Patricia Traub. Died Wednesday, September 8, 1999 at the age of 66.

Residence Laurel, Ohio. Friends may call at the E.C. Nurre Funeral Home, 200 Western New Richmond, Ohio, Saturday from 6 to 9 P.M.. Funeral Services Sunday, September 12, 1999 at 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Interment Laurel Cemetery. LAWSON Izella (nee Newport), beloved wife of the late Howard Lawson, dear mother of Janice (Tom) Klefas, Memphis, TN, Elaine (the late James) Miller, Pleasant Plain, OH, Lynelle (Joe) Caffee, Patriot, IN and Kelly (Mark) New, Cincinnati, loving grandmother of 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, five nieces and two nephews, dear sister of Glenn Newport of Memphis, TN. and Virgil 'Jack" Newport of Knoxville, beloved daughter of the late Kelly and Flotilla Newport. September 8, 1999. Age 76 years.

Longtime member of Walnut Street Baptist Church. Visitation 5-8 P.M., Friday at the Neidhard-Minges Funeral Home, 3155 Harrison Westwood where funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 A.M. Burial Baltimore Pike Cemetery. Donations to the charity of one's choice. John, husband of the late Hilda N.

Mattes (nee Kroger), devoted father of John A. (Barbara) and Darryl C. (Jane) Mattes, dear brother of Olga Hemple, grandfather of James A. and Marilyn E. Mattes, and Laura White, also survived by nieces and nephews.

September 9, 1999. Age 87 years. Residence Bethel, OH. Graveside service at Arlington Memorial Gardens, Mt. Healthy, on Monday, September 13 at 10:00 A.M..

Funeral procession leaving T.P. White Sons Funeral Home 2050 Beechmont Ave. Mt. Washington on Mon. at 9:15 A.M.

Friends may call on Sunday from 4-6 P.M. at the funeral home. McGINNIS Marie T. (nee Thomas), beloved wife of Harold N. McGinnis, loving mother of Jane M.

Mathys of Cincinnati, OH and Larry K. McGinnis of East Lansing, MI, dear grandmother of Casey and Patrick Mathys, and Amanda and Melissa McGinnis, dear sister of Martha Thomas Turner of Atlanta, GA. Tuesday, September 7, 1999 at the age of 75. Funeral services are being held in Atlanta, GA on Friday. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to Hospice of Cincinnati.

Gilligan Funeral Home serving the family. MORRISON Edna C. (Woods), beloved wife of the late Charles F. Morrison, devoted mother of Marie Grubbs, Charles Junior, Jimmy and Daniel Morrison, Rebecca Pond, Steven Morrison, Sandy Gibson, Debra Nichum. Preceded in death by her grandson, Dean Pond and dear grandmother of 19 and great grandmother of 25.

September 8, 1999, age 74, formerly of Oakley. Visitation at Witt, Good Kelsch Funeral Home, 3026 Madison Rd. at Oakley Saturday 9 A.M. until time of service at 11 A.M. NICHOLS Mary L.

(nee Sparks), age 63 of West Chester, OH formerly of Fairfield, OH, died Wednesday, September 8, 1999 at 5:33 P.M. in Mercy Hospital of Fairfield Emergency Room. Daughter of Sudie and Roscoe Sparks, wife of Jack E. Nichols (deceased), mother of Linda Orlett and Tom Nichols. Adopted mother of Vicki Roesch and Sharon Redmond.

Grandmother of her precious Mary Beth Orlett and Granny to Lori Roesch. Survived also by her beloved brother and sister-inlaw John and Lyn Sparks. She will be greatly missed by her best friend Ginger. We would like to thank her many friends that supported her throughout the years. We love you Mom and we will miss you! Funeral services will be Saturday, September 11, 1999 at 10 A.M.

at the Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 3950 Pleasant Hamilton, OH. Entombment in Rose Hill Mausoleum. Visitation will be Friday from 5-8 P.M. PAULIN Francis X.

beloved husband of Mary E. Paulin (nee Hartman), devoted father of Renee M. (Ronald) Deis, Claire M. (Daniel) Hughes, Mary D. (Kim Oakes), Francis X.

Jr. (Joyce), Joseph W. (Irene), James A. (Jane), and William B. (Jane) Paulin, brother of the late Catherine Przywarty-Brown, also survived by 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

September 8, 1999. Age 82 years. Residence Mt. Washington. Mass of Christian Burial at Guardian Angels Church on Saturday, September 11 at 11:00 A.M..

Friends may call at T. P. White Sons Funeral Home, 2050 Beechmont Mt. Washington on Friday from 6-9 P.M.. Memorials to the Passionists Nuns Monastery, 1151 Donaldson Erlanger, KY 41018-1000 or St.

Vincent DePaul Society. Funerals For more complete information and address of the funeral director refer to the individual death notice below. NAME TIME ARENS, Gertrude ARMSTRONG, Mary Alice 11:00 A.M. BEHNE, Ruth M. 10:00 A.M.

BISHOP, Sarah Marie 10:00 A.M. BURNAM, Leroy E. 7:00 P.M. CHAPMAN, Elsie E. 2:00 P.M.

CONLEY, Delia Agnes 1:00 P.M. ESHBAUGH, Rev. Dr. Howard 11:00 A.M. FREEMAN, Mary E.

1:30 P.M. GIPPERICH, Erika K. 1:00 P.M. HARPENAU, Wilbur 'Harp' 10:00 A.M. HIGGINS, James J.

10:00 A.M. HUME, Hattie Pearl IVEY, Donald C. 2:00 P.M. JACKSON-BRAZZLE, Anthony 11:30 A.M. KAISER, Thomas J.

9:30 A.M. KLINGELHOFFER, James W. 10:00 A.M. LANHAM, Wanda L. 2:00 P.M.

LAWSON, Izella 11:00 A.M. MATTES, John 10:00 A.M. McGINNIS, Marie T. MORRISON, Edna C. 11:00 A.M.

NICHOLS, Mary L. 10:00 A.M. PAULIN, Francis X. Sr. 11:00 A.M.

PRICE, Mels R. 11:00 A.M. PRYOR, Roy E. RANSOM, Evelyn 7:30 P.M. REINHARD, Markie Lou 11:00 A.M.

RICHMOND, Frank 11:00 A.M. ROTH, Eleanor M. 11:00 A.M. SCHMIDT, Sr. Valeria OSB 10:00 A.M.

STOREY, Gertrude 9:30 A.M. SWANNER, Sherwood E. 10:00 A.M. VANDEGRIFT, Allen V. Ill 7:00 P.M.

WARDELL, James F. WILLIAMS, Ella V. 11:00 A.M. FUNERAL DATE HOME See Storey Notice Sept. 11 Renfro Sept.

13 Rebold Sept. 11 Miller-Busse Borgmann Sept.12 Thompson-Hall Jordan Sept. 11 Vielhauer-Clepper Sept. 10 Tufts Schildmeyer (Loveland) Sept.11 Glendale Presbyterian Sept. 13 T.P.

White Sons Sept.11 Brown-Dawson Sept. 10 Miller-Simminger Sept. 11 Neidhard-Minges Stith Sept. 13 Legacy Funeral Care Sept. 11 Thompson-Hall Jordan Sept.

13 Ralph Meyer Deters Sept.14 Fitch-Denney Sept. 12 E.C. Nurre (New Richmond) Sept. 11 Neidhard-Minges Sept. 13 T.P.

White Sons Gilligan Sept. 11 Witt, Good Kelsch (Oakley Sq.) Sept.11 Paul R. Young (Hamilton) Sept.11 T.P. White Sons Sept.11 Rullman (Aurora, IN) Avance Sept. 12 Donald Stewart Sept.11 Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Sept.10 Stephen Sept.11 T.P.

White Sons Sept.11 Linnemann Sept.11 Geo. H. Rohde Son Sept.13 Vorhis (Lockland) Sept.10 Tufts Schildmeyer(Goshen) Vorhis (Springdale) Sept. 11 Thomas-Justin Memorial WORKMAN, Minor 11:30 A.M. Sept.13 Avance YOWELL, Gladys M.

12:00 Noon Sept.11 Geo. H. Rohde Son 5 Death Notices PRICE Mels 94 of Aurora, beloved husband of Alberta (Peggy), and dear brother of Alma Oelschlager of Orlando, FL, former appliance store owner and refrigeration repairman. Died Wednesday at Dearborn County Hospital. Services Saturday at 11 A.M.

in the Rullman Funeral Home. Visitation Friday 5-8 P.M. Memorials to the First United Methodist Church or to Hillforest. PRYOR Roy age 80, September 9, 1999 at his home in West Chester, beloved husband of G. Grayce, brother of John Pryor and Mary Stough.

Father of Patti Pryor Gabelman, Roger Pryor, Dr. Glen Willis, Gerald Willis, Granddad to Lisa and Danny. Visitation from 1-2 P.M. with services following at TriCounty Assembly of God Church, 7350 Dixie Hwy, Fairfield, OH. RANSOM Evelyn, age 85.

Sunday, 6:30 P.M. Service 7:30 P.M., Greater New Hope Baptist Church, 2655 Harvey Rev. Donald Jones, Pastor. Arrangements Donald and Stewart Funeral Home, 3939 Reading Rd. at Paddock.

REINHARD Markie Lou, loving daughter of the late Ethel and Leo Reinhard, cousin of Ernestine Deitz McGovern of Sacramento, CA, also survived by many good friends. Monday, September 6, 1999, age 78 years, resident of Pleasant Ridge. Friends may call at the Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church, 5950 Montgomery Saturday, September 11 from 9:30 A.M. until 10:45 A.M. Funeral services at 11 A.M.

If desired, sympathy may be expressed by a memorial contribution to the church or the charity of one's choice. Vorhis Funeral Home handling the arrangements. Frank, 82, Sebring, FL, September 6, 1999, formerly of Richmond, KY and Berea, KY. Furniture Salesman. Member of American Legion in Lake Placid; V.F.W.; Moose Lodge; loved to bowl and was a member of several leagues.

Member of First Baptist in Lake Placid. Survived by his wife Eleanor H. Richmond, Sebring, FL, sons Jeff Richmond, Amelia, OH and Robert Richmond, Canal Fulton, OH, five grandchildren, two great grandchildren. Funeral service Friday, September 10, 1999, 11 A.M., Sebring Village Clubhouse, Rev. Eugene Haas, officiating.

Stephenson Nelson Funeral Home, Sebring, FL in charge of arrangements. our brothers and sisters when they And, he said, delegates should the 21st century approaches. hurt," the Rev. Mr. Jones said.

work to establish new churches in He said ministers link the can "We are a crisis-compassionate the faith. black community with help such as people. We all have lived long The Rev. Mr. Jones, who has government aid programs and comenough to know that crisis will served as president of the port, organization for 14 munity development block grants.

He set a goal for the organiza- years, said this week that improve- The Rev. Mr. Jones has served tion to raise at least $1 million ments in health and housing for for 40 years as pastor of the Galilee above expenses at its next annual African-Americans will also be a Missionary Baptist Church in session in September 2000. major focus for his convention as Shreveport. 5 Death Notices VANDEGRIFT Allen Vanzant of Milford.

Loving husband of Pat (nee Miller) Vandegrift. Dear father of Jeanne (John) Lowther, Christine (Jan) Nickels, and Scott (Angela) Vandegift. Caring grandfather of Amanda and Shannon Lowther, and Robert Allen Nickels. Dear brother of Cathy Prettyman, Richard and the late Joan Wolfe. Also Vandegrift, John Vandegrift, survived by several nieces and nephews.

Retired from the Homasote Company in Trenton N.J. September 8, 1999, age 60. Memorial services will be held TONIGHT at 7 P.M. at the Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home, 1668 St. Rt.

28, Goshen, OH 45122 Mr. Pryor headquarters as vanced military ing). During his engine installed mand Post aircraft. in 1986, he was sion Hall of Fame. He remained latest computer home at Beckett course's No.

3 Unfortunately, ment. "He fought daughter, Patti Texas. "But handled with That's the way illness. He handled would: Give me his treatment doctor had the Also surviving Union Township; Bayside, Hamilton and Village. He was daughter, Connie Visitation will Tri-County Assembly Highway, Fairfield.

p.m. Saturday at Rose Hill Memorial Avance Funeral ments. founding of the Cincinnati Resident Home for the Mentally Retarded. Mr. Barrows retired to Key Largo, in 1972, and accomplished his dream of crossing the Atlantic under sail on his own boat.

He was a pilot, an investor and according to his son, John Barrows Wood of Dallas, an accomplished storyteller. In 1980, Mr. Barrows moved to California, where he was an active member of the Old Capital Club in Monterey. ALso surviving are his wife of 31 years, Kathleen another son, William Jr. of Loudon, three daughters, Gail Austin of Georgetown, Kathleen Barrows Carriere of Santa Barbara, and Laurie Barrows Damerell of Maui, Hawaii; a sister, Ruth Harvey of Atlantis, and nine grandchildren.

Mr. Barrows' remains were buried at sea. Memorials can be made to Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2746 or Direct Relief International, 27 La Patera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93117. He also recommended that they monitor children's TV programs and the access of children to the Internet, sponsor excursions for children and encourage improved achievement in school, and continue to help victims of tornadoes and other disasters. "We are family.

Therefore, we are obligated to come to the aid of WARDELL James devoted father of Todd Wardell of Dallas, Jo Dawn Gifford (Joe) of Dallas and David Cummings (Allison), loving son of Betty and the late Thomas E. Wardell of Amarillo, TX, grandfather of Jarron T. Wardell, James, Candi and Chrissi Cummings, brother of Robert R. Wardell and the late Thomas E. Wardell, dear friend of Monica lles.

Tuesday, September 7, 1999, age 60 years. Services at the convenience of the family. If desired, sympathy may be expressed by a memorial contribution to charity of one's choice. Vorhis Funeral Home serving the family. WILLIAMS Ella V.

(nee Bishop), beloved wife of the late Kenneth J. Williams, devoted mother of Lila Carroll. Dear grandmother of Paige Carroll. Great grandmother of Lauren Schlotterbeck. Sister of W.

Earl Stacey, also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. September 7, 1999. Visitation Friday, P.M. at Thomas- Justin Memorial, 7500 Montgomery Rd. Funeral services Saturday, 11 A.M., Vine Street Hill Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel.

Retired from the V.A. after two decades of service. WORKMAN Minor, age 81 of Fairfield, passed away Thursday, September 9, 1999 at the Mercy Hospital South. He was born June 28, 1918 the son of Minor R. and Delle (nee Stape) Workman.

He is survived by one son Richard S. Workman; two brothers John and Donald Workman; and two sisters Freda Akers and Nora Birchfield. He was preceded in death by his wife Ida (nee Davis) Workman, his parents, one brother and two sisters. Friends may call Monday from 10:30 A.M. until the time of services at 11:30 A.M.

at the Avance Funeral Home, 4976 Winton Fairfield. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 13, 1999 at 11:30 A.M. at the funeral home. Interment Rose Hill Burial Park. YOWELL Gladys M.

(nee Yauch), beloved wife of John L. Yowell, dear sister of the late Andrew Yauch and Elsworth 'Yauch. September 4, 1999 in Boynton Beach, FL. Visitation Friday, September 10, 1999 from P.M. at Geo.

H. Rohde Son Funeral Home, Linwood Delta Mt. Lookout. Mass of Christian Burial 12 Noon, Saturday, September 11, 1999 at St. John Fisher Catholic Church in Newtown, OH.

5 Death Notices ROTH Eleanor sister of Mary Lou Tepe, Alice E. Rushing, Jack, and the late Joseph, and James Roth, sisterin-law of Roy Rushing, Rosemary Roth, Jean Roth, and the late Arnold Tepe and Nellie Roth, also survived by many nieces and nephews. September 3, 1999. Residence Columbia-Tusculum. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at St.

Stephen Church on Saturday, September 11 at 11:00 A.M.. In lieu of flowers memorials to St. Stephen Church, 320 Donham Cincinnati 45226 or C.I.S.E. 100 E. 8 th St.

Cinti. 45202. T. P. White Sons Funeral Home serving the family.

SCHMIDT Sr. Valeria OSB. Survived by many devoted nieces and nephews, by many friends and her religious community. Wednesday, September 8, 1999, age 80, residence Villa Hills, KY. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, 10 A.M., St.

Walburg Monastery, Villa Hills. Vigil service there Friday beginning at 7:30 P.M. Interment in St. Walburg Cemetery. Memorials to St.

Walburg Monastery, 2500 Amsterdam Villa Hills, KY 41017. STOREY Gertrude beloved wife of the late Wilson C. Storey and William Arens, dear sister of Pauline H. Hitzler, preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters and devoted mother-in-law of Alberta C. Storey, also survived by numerous nephews and nieces, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Wednesday, September 8, 1999. Mrs. Storey was a member of the first graduating class of Withrow High School (1923) and was associated with Williams Co. for 46 years. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Nativity Church, Saturday, September 11 at 9:30 A.M.

Friends may call at Geo. H. Rohde Son Funeral Home, Linwood Delta Mt. Lookout, Saturday from 8-9 A.M. SWANNER Sherwood E.

beloved husband of Carolyn Schriever Swanner, devoted father of Kerri (Michael) Stickney, Michael (Pandora) Swanner and Mark (Joey) Swanner, brother of Jane Ryan, Maureen Foster, Linda and Virgil Swanner, grandfather of Miranda, Kaley, Zachary, Matthew, John, Meghan, Kelly and Randi, also beloved master of Brown Sugar. Wednesday, September 8, 1999, resident of Reading. Friends may call at the Vorhis Funeral Home, 310 Dunn Lockland, Sunday 2-4 P.M. Services Monday, September 13 at 10 A.M. If desired, sympathy may be expressed by a memorial contribution to Hospice of Cincinnati or the charity of your choice.

War Vet War Vet Veteran Veteran Forces Persian Gulf NOTE: Other symbols that appear are provided by individuals or by the funeral homes. 12 Cemetery Lots REST HAVEN MEMORIAL 2 Lots $1600. Call 891-9801 MAUSOLEUM-SINGLE, Floral Hills, Taylor Mill. 342-4584 2 PLOTS in Arlington Mem. Gdns.

$620 per lot, both for $1000. 513-897-1441 after 4 Forest Lawn--Mausoleum crypt, chapel service. Value $4000, ask $3500. 606-245-2624 20 Funeral Homes The ANDERSON Funeral Homes ANDERSON ANDERSON, BANTER SAHND VITT, STERMER ANDERSON W. MACK JOHNSON ANDERSON BOLTON LUNSFORD A Golden Rule Funeral Home 3042 Harrison Ave.

661-4059 DALBERT-WOODRUFF FUNERAL HOME 922-1010 2880 Boudinot at Queen City A.C. DOBBLING SON FT. THOMAS BELLEVUE 441-1730 491-4500 ELDEN A. GOOD 2620 ERIE AVE. 871-3433 Hodapp Funeral Homes Carthage 821-0805 College Hill 541-1040 West Chester 777-8433 SCHMIDT-DHONAU READING SHARONVILLE 948-1113 948-1113 WEIL FUNERAL HOME 3901 Reading Rd.

281-0178.

The Cincinnati Enquirer from Cincinnati, Ohio (2024)

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