HOWARD — Larry Talbot, 49, of Howard died Monday, Dec. 13, 2004. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. The full obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of the Mount Vernon News and is online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Rose Marie Tharp
MOUNT VERNON — Rose Marie Tharp, 75, of Mount Vernon died Monday, Dec. 13, 2004, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. The full obituary will appear in Wednesday’s edition of the Mount Vernon News and is online at www.sndyerfuneralhomes.com.
ST. LOUISVILLE — Richard “Dick” VanAtta, 60, of St. Louisville died Dec. 12, 2004, at his residence.
He was born July 11, 1944, in Newark to Jesse and Helen (Jewell) VanAtta. He was a member of St. Louisville Fire Department for 38 years. He was co-advisor of Newton Junior Farmers 4-H Club, and was a member of the Land of Legend Antique Tractor Club of Licking County. He worked for Newton Township Trustees for 25 years.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia (Stambaugh) VanAtta; sons, Aaron VanAtta of the home and Jay (Jennifer) VanAtta of Fredericktown; daughter, Ann VanAtta of Newark; sister, Marry Braddock of St. Louisville; mother of Newark; three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father; and two brothers, Rodney and Lance.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, where funeral will be Thursday at 1 p.m. Bruce Hissong will officiate. Burial will follow in Evans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Newton Township Fire Department, P.O. Box 182, St. Louisville 43071; or Utica Fire Department, P.O. Box 528, Utica 43080.
Glenn M. Wolfe
GAMBIER — Glenn M. Wolfe, 82, of Gambier died Dec. 12, 2004, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus.
He was born March 12, 1922, in Harrison Township to Lee and Laura (Hall) Wolfe. He was a 60-year member of the Pleasant Grange, a 50-year member of the Knights of Pythias, and was a member of Hopewell United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Rose (Lahmon) Wolfe, to whom he had been married 60 years; special friend, Tippy; several nieces and nephews, two sisters-in-law, Sue House and Beverly Lahmon of Mount Vernon.
Friends may call Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the North-Dilley Funeral Home, where the funeral will be Thursday at 11 a.m. Pastor Kevin Pellinen will officiate. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hopewell United Methodist Church, 20977 Newcastle Road, Gambier 43022. This obituary, along with an online registry page, may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.