Elizabeth P. Hackett
BUTLER — Elizabeth P. Hackett, 60, of Carson Road, Butler, died Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004, at her residence. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. The full obituary and online condolences are at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Ruth C. Lingenfelter
LOUDONVILLE — Ruth C. Lingenfelter, 80, of 803 E. Main St., Loudonville, died Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2004, in Colonial Manor Health Care Center, Loudonville, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Lingenfelter was born April 10, 1924, in Knox County, the daughter of Samuel and Lillie (Scholes) Workman. She was a 1942 graduate of Danville High School. Ruth and her husband owned and operated Lingenfelter Jewelers, Loudonville, for over 40 years. During World War II she was employed by The Flxible Co., Loudonville. She was an avid mushroom hunter; and was an accomplished oil, acrylic and water color painter. She was a member of the Loudonville Downtown Merchants Association, and was instrumental in the installation of the planters and Christmas lights in the downtown and Central Park area. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Loudonville.
She is survived by her husband, Jacque R. Lingenfelter, whom she married May 19, 1946; two sons, Jacque R. (Joyce) Lingenfelter Jr. and James S. (Elise) Lingenfelter, both of Loudonville; her daughter, Ann L. (Jay) Bitner of Loudonville; eight grandchildren, Candace (Ben) Kresse, Wendy (Dave) Temple, Susan, Loren, Jim and Erin Lingenfelter, and Michael (Marcia) and David Bitner; six great-grandchildren, Samantha, Bradley and Emily Temple, and Owen, Isaac and Clare Kresse; two brothers, Byron Workman of Danville and Owen Workman of Norwalk; and a sister, Doris Banbury of Danville.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Lynne Lingenfelter; two brothers, Donald and Gerald Workman; and a sister, Wava Hammond.
The funeral will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. in the Byerly-Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, where friends may call today from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Loudonville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Ohio Theatre Restoration Fund, c/o LTAC, P.O. Box 241, Loudonville 44842. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.byerly-lindsey.com.