Harry Kuhlman Jr.
MOUNT VERNON — Harry Kuhlman Jr. of Mount Vernon died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, following a short illness.
Mr. Kuhlman , 88, was born Aug. 26, 1917, in Chanute, Kan., to Harry Kuhlman Sr. and Grace (Flickinger) Kuhlman Snow. Following his graduation from Bristow High School in Bristow, Okla., in 1935, he came to Mount Vernon to work as a glass cutter at Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., and by the end of his 40-year career had risen to the position of Boss Cutter. Mr. Kuhlman, a second lieutenant, served as a flight engineer in the Army Airborn during World War II.
Mr. Kuhlman is survived by his son, Robert A. (Jane) Kuhlman of Mount Vernon; and his daughters, Beth M. Hough of Fort Smith, Ark., and Teri L. (Bill) Blanchard of Howard. In addition, seven grandchildren and one great-grandson survive him.
He was preceded in death by two very important women in his life, his wives, Jewel G. Keller Kuhlman, who died in 1971, and his second wife, Margaret A. Glockner Kuhlman, who died in 1996.
At the time of his death he was a member of the AMVETS, and the Loyal Order of the Moose of Pine Island and Manatee, Fla.
Calling hours will be held Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the North-Dilley Funeral Home. A private graveside will be observed by the family Thursday morning in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Jonathan Fettig officiating. The flag will be presented by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Arkansas Chapter, Evergreen Place, 1100 North University, Suite 255, Little Rock, AR 72207. This obituary along with an online registry may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.
Anetia A. Hurlow
MOUNT VERNON — Anetia Ada Hurlow, 92, formerly of North Braddock Street, Mount Vernon, and a resident of Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon for the past four years, passed away Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
She was born Oct. 1, 1912, in Knox County to Charles and Iva Dell (Sherman) Hall. Mrs. Hurlow was retired from the laundry department at Mercy Hospital in Mount Vernon where she had been employed for 25 years. Anetia loved and collected thousands of owls, glass, stuffed, wood, etc. over the years. She loved preparing her yard for spring and always had a pet as a close companion. She used to spend many winter months with her daughter, Jean, in Michigan caring for all the outside animals and birds. Anetia’s only other two trips from Ohio were a vacation to Hawaii, which she reviewed for years over and over and a trip to Parkersburg, W.Va.
She is survived by a son, Larry (Lee Ann) Hurlow of Mount Vernon; a daughter, Virginia Jean (Dave) Dilks of Curran, Mich.; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Charles Raymond “Doc” Hurlow; two brothers, Lester Hall and Lawrence Hall; a granddaughter, Marilyn (Gary) Albert; and two stepsons, Clarence Lee “Jack” Hurlow and Charles Robert Hurlow.
Friends may call today from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions in Anetia’s name may be made to the charity of one’s choice. This obituary and guest registry may be viewed online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.