Timothy J.C. Barnes
FREDERICKTOWN — Timothy J.C. Barnes, 20, of Smith Road, Fredericktown, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. These arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.
Howard I. Bundy
FINDLAY — Howard I. Bundy, 79, of Findlay died at 4:23 p.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at the Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center, Findlay.
He was born Oct. 8, 1925, in Hancock County to Lewis A. and Ruby Mae (Strouse) Bundy. He married Donna Jacobs on Oct. 17, 1946, and she preceded him in death on March 28, 1999. Howard retired after 41 years from Cooper Tire Rubber Co., Findlay, where he was a supervisor. He was a former member of the Fostoria Elks Club and various bowling leagues.
He is survived by a daughter, Karen (Thomas) Moyer of Howard; brothers, Richard L. of Auburn, Ind., Wayne J. of Findlay and Jerry L. of Naples, Fla.; sisters, Marcine Mae Thomas of Hamler and Marjorie Ann Rensch of North Baltimore; four grandchildren, Gwen, Jill, Beth and Edward; and seven great-grandchildren, Mikayla, Austin, Ian, Sarena, Rachel, Kamala and Gavin.
Also preceding him in death are brothers, Bernard L. and Robert.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, Oct. 1, at noon at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay, with the Rev. Lowell Reeder officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, east of Findlay, where the Hancock County Veterans Memorial Squad will perform full military rites. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association in his memory. Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.
Ida D. Reese
DANVILLE — Ida Della Reese, 95, died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon.
She was born April 17, 1910, in Brinkhaven to James “Dude” Forest and Alwilda (Lepley) Butler. On April 28, 1927, she was married to Harold E. “Ike” Reese of Walhonding. They farmed near Walhonding and Fredericktown before moving to Mount Vernon. She was a homemaker and loved gardening, writing poetry and baking. She was a history buff on Mount Vernon; and was proud of being a direct descendent of Benjamin Butler, one of the founders of Mount Vernon. In 2001, she came to Danville to reside with her daughter.
She is survived by a daughter, Colleen R. Powell of Danville; two grandchildren, Linda (Jake) Klink and Jerry (Brenda) Hebron; four great-grandchildren, Amanda (Jim) Wilson, Chad (Kirstin) Klink, Sabrina Holmes and Jeremy Hebron; two great-great-grandchildren, Marilyn Sue Holmes and Madison Bell Hebron; a sister, Hazel Brady; several nieces and nephews; a son-in-law, Clarence J. Hebron; cousins, Dorothy Elliott, Dale Lepley, Edward Butler, Cecil Lepley; and very special friends, Joann Bemiller, Oma Benjamin and Pearl Grimm. She will be sadly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, Lewis G.; a daughter, Juanita J. Hebron; sisters, Sylvia M. Butler and Lula Frye; and a son-in-law, Frank Powell.
A graveside service will be Sunday, Oct. 2, at 2 p.m. in Darling Run Cemetery. The Rev. Francis Norris will officiate.
Memorial donations may be made to the Knox County Humane Society, 400 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. The Fischer Funeral Home of Warsaw and Danville is handling arrangements. This obituary may be viewed online at fischerfuneralhome.com.
Phillip Rummel Sr.
MOUNT VERNON — Phillip L. Rummel Sr., 77, of Cliff Street, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, at Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, Mount Vernon.
Robert P. Sargent
MOUNT VERNON — Robert P. Sargent, 89, of East Chestnut Street, Mount Vernon, and formerly of Fredericktown, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, at Knox Community Hospital.
He was born June 21, 1916, in Fredericktown to Lewis and Emma (Dibert) Sargent. Mr. Sargent owned and operated Sargent’s Market in Fredericktown for 29 years and worked as an agent for Occidental Life Insurance Co. Mr. Sargent retired after 21 years of employment with the State Department of Education.
He was a member of the Fredericktown First Baptist Church, Thrall Lodge 170 F&AM and was an early member of the Fredericktown Lions Club. Mr. Sargent was a coach and avid supporter of the Fredericktown Little League and served as timekeeper for 21 years for the Fredericktown High School football team. He was a 1935 graduate of Fredericktown High School.
He is survived by two sons, Gerald (Shirley Jane) Sargent of Mansfield and Gordon (Jenny) Sargent of Mount Vernon; a daughter, Nancy (Paul) Colopy of Mount Vernon; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Howard McIntire of Fort Worth, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Dora Sargent of Granville.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Ila (Earnest) Sargent; a brother, Harold Sargent; and a sister, Luella Shipley.
Friends may call Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. A memorial service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the Fredericktown First Baptist Church, 22 E. Sandusky St., Fredericktown, OH 43019. The Rev. Mary Miller will officiate. The family will observe a private burial in Forest Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Fredericktown. This obituary and guest registry may be viewed online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.