Sarah E. Blake
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Sarah Edna (Giauque) Blake, 73, formerly of Spring Mountain, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2006, at the home of her daughters in Lexington, Ky.
She was the daughter of the late Frank and Martha Fortune Giauque. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and enjoyed helping care for her grandchildren.
Survivors include her son, Daniel Morningstar of Iowa, daughters, Barbara Blake and Ella Blake of Lexington, Ky.; seven grandchildren; and two sisters, Bernadine Large and Evelyn McCombs, and three brothers, Elmer, Raymond, and Frank Giauque, all of Ohio.
She was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 4, at 11 a.m. at the Coshocton Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 920 Hill St., Coshocton. Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Warsaw, and from 10 a.m. until time of services at the church on Saturday. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery at Warsaw. This obituary may be viewed online at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.
Phillip B. Cline
MANSFIELD — Phillip Bradley Cline, 49, of Mansfield died unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 29, 2006, at his home.
Born Feb. 21, 1956, in Mount Vernon, he was the son of Robert Dean Cline and Elsie L. (Lepley) Cline-DeMarinis. He was the co-owner/operator of Marli Cline Homes. Mr. Cline was a member of Westwood Alliance Church. He worked as a DJ in the Mount Vernon-Mansfield area for 12 years under the name of “Dr. Rock,” and also served as a policeman in Bellville for six years. Mr. Cline devoted his time to individuals of the Richland Newhope Center, had a huge record collection, and enjoyed collecting guns.
He is survived by his wife, Marli M. (Maraz) Cline of Mansfield, whom he married March 23, 2001; one son, Michael Robert, who was the love of his life; one brother and sister-in-law, Michael D. and Karen Cline of Ontario; mother, Elsie L. (Lepley) Cline-DeMarinis and her husband, Donald, of Mansfield; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Olga Maraz of Mansfield; two sisters-in-law, Nanci Rickels of Mansfield and Marisa Assis of Columbus; two brothers-in-law and their wives, Jerry and Dee Maraz of Ontario, and Mark and Barb of Bellville; seven nieces and nephews; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Friends may call Friday, Feb. 3, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home conducted by Pastor Doyle Peyton. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made in the name of Michael Robert Cline. Online guest registry is at www.wappner.com.
Dr. John J. Evans
NEWARK — A funeral service for Dr. John James Evans, 88, of Newark, who died Monday, Jan. 30, will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steven Carroll officiating. Burial will follow in Martinsburg Cemetery. Friends may call Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark. The full obituary will appear in Friday’s edition.
Bill F. McKinnon
FREDERICKTOWN — Bill F. McKinnon, 80, of Colony Drive, Fredericktown, died Wednesday evening, Feb. 1, 2006, in Country Club Retirement Campus, in Mount Vernon, following a short illness. The Bellville Snyder Funeral Home will announce funeral arrangements.
FREDERICKTOWN — Dale Phillips, 81, of Shipley Road, Fredericktown, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon. The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is in charge of arrangements.
Lynn K. Rensch
GALENA — Lynn K. Rensch, 58, of Galena passed away suddenly Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2006, at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville.
She was born July 4, 1947, in Dennison to Robert and Betty (Stratton) Daugherty. She was a 1965 graduate of Brookhaven High School, and moved to Galena in 1987 from Westerville. She worked as a Westerville school bus driver for over 20 years.
She is survived by her high school sweetheart and loving husband of 40 years, Ronald; best friend and daughter, Jodi (Kenny) Millspaugh of Sunbury; grandchildren, Katie Lynn and Joey, the light of her life; sister, Jane (Wayne) Wood of Sunbury; brother, Ron (Carlotta) Daughtery; and nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Judith Ann and Virginia Davis.
Friends may call Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Charlie Pack officiating. Interment will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Big Walnut Athletic Association. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Robert L. Scoles
MOUNT VERNON — Robert L. Scoles, 74, of Latitude Drive, Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006, at the Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.