FREDERICKTOWN — Maxine Barber, 81, of Pinkley Road, Fredericktown, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
She was born April 5, 1925, in Bellville, the daughter of Wilbur M. and Erma (Clever) Worner. Maxine was a 1943 graduate of the Bellville High School and was retired from the Westinghouse Corp. in Mansfield where she had been employed for 31 years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown, a charter member of the Pythian Sisters in Fredericktown, Knox Temple 148, the Westinghouse Veterans Association, a charter member of the Fredericktown Western Saddle Club, and a member of the Fredericktown Senior Citizens.
Maxine is survived by two sons, Jim (Judy) Barber and Joe Barber, both of Fredericktown, six grandchildren; Brian (Carey) Barber of Centerburg, Shelley (Charlie) Marmet of Howard, and Matthew, Whittney, Benjamin and Destiny Barber, all of Delaware; three brothers, Richard Worner of Bellville, Rexford (Beverly) Worner of Mansfield and Cecil Worner of Lexington; and two sisters, Evelyn Wagner of Ontario and Margie Dailey of Winter Haven, Fla.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, C. Virgil Barber; and her brother, Franklin D. Worner.
Friends may call Sunday, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. Funeral service will be Monday at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown with Pastor Mike Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Cemetery.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. To view this obituary and to leave an online condolence, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Mary Ann Boeshart
MOUNT VERNON — Mary Ann Boeshart, 86, of Mount Vernon passed away Friday, May 5, 2006, at the Country Club Retirement Center. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Vernon.
Earl K. Humes
DUBLIN — Earl K. Humes, 91, of Riverside Drive, Dublin, formerly of Mount Vernon and Zanesville, passed away Wednesday morning, May 3, 2006, at his residence.
Earl was born Feb. 17, 1915, in Tiffin, a son of Archie W. and Elizabeth (Seislove) Humes. Earl had retired from Ohio Power Co. in 1977 after 41 years of employment. He was a member of the Central Presbyterian Church in Zanesville.
Surviving are a son, Michael Humes of Newark; daughters, Suzanne (Richard) Spence of Fredericktown, Patrice Cataldo of New Orleans and Holley Morris of Columbus; stepsons, Emmett Wells of Dayton and Bruce Wells of Newark; and a sister, Betty Jane Stump of Canton.
In addition to his parents, Earl was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Esther Humes; his second wife, Maxine E. (Dugan) Wells Humes on Aug. 8, 2002; and brothers, Harold, Paul, Donald, George and Richard Humes.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be Sunday, May 21, 2006, at 2 p.m. at the Central Presbyterian Church in Zanesville with Rev. Raymond Morrison officiating.
The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High St., Mount Vernon, is caring for the family with these arrangements. To view this obituary or to share memories and leave a condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Adam R. Michael
COSHOCTON — Adam Ryan Michael, 23, of Coshocton went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at Ohio State University Medical Center after a period of declining health.
Adam was born Nov. 27, 1982, to Jeff and Kim (Cognion) Michael in Coshocton. After attending Mount Vernon Nazarene University for two years, Adam transferred to The Central Ohio Technical College-Coshocton Campus. Adam worked at Wal-Mart in the bakery department and attended The New Life Ministries Church. He volunteered in the New Life Ministries food pantry and with their community dinners. He also served as the manager of Mount Vernon Nazarene University’s men’s basketball team and was an avid sports fan.
Adam is survived by his loving parents, sister, Erika Michael, nephew, Xavier Carroll, grandparents, Donald and Barbara Cognion, Tom and Joyce Michael, great-grandparents, Neal and Jane Lillibridge and Bonnie Ankrum, all of Coshocton.
Adam was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Herman Stewart, Bill and Ruth Michael, Ray and Edna Ankrum, Walter and Flora Cognion.
Friends may call on the family today from 5 to 7 p.m. at Given-Dawson Funeral Home, Coshocton. Funeral service will be Saturday, May 6, at 10:30 a.m. at the New Life Ministries Church on Seventh Street, Coshocton, with a one-hour prior visitation. Pastors Mark Granger and Larry Massie will officiate. Interment will be at Coshocton County Memory Gardens.
For those who wish, contributions may be made to The Adam Michael Memorial Fund, c/o Century National Bank, 100 Downtowner Plaza, Coshocton, OH 43812.
Charles S. Sapp
MOUNT VERNON — Charles S. Sapp, 85, of Mount Vernon died April 29, 2006, at the Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service, Akron.
He was born June 18, 1920, in Mount Vernon to Charles and Florence (Martin) Sapp. He was a World War II veteran, and retired in 1984 as manager of the City Loan & Savings Co. in Van Wert.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Mary (Watson) Sapp of Mount Vernon; daughters, Sue (Tim) Lyons of Westerville and Sharon (Steve) Shriber of Akron; granddaughters, Emilie (Chuck Bryant) Sennebogen, Sarah Shriber and Kim (Pat) Floyd; great-grandchildren, J.P. and William Floyd; sister-in-law, Ruth Sapp of Westerville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Norma Little; and brother, Ray W. Sapp.
Private family service and entombment will be conducted at a later date in Eastview Cemetery, Centerburg.
Preferred memorials are to Hospice of VNS, 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron, OH 44333.
Carol Jeanne Sattler-Watkins
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Carol Jeanne Sattler-Watkins passed away April 24, 2006, in a nursing home in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Carol was born in Mount Vernon on Dec. 26, 1932. She was a graduate of Mount Vernon High School in 1951. Carol moved to Phoenix, Ariz., in the early 1960s. She worked briefly at NAPA Auto Part and several local doctors’ offices. She also enrolled at Scottsdale Community College in the Southwest Studies program. She retired in the mid-1990s and moved to Mesa, Ariz.
She married Samuel Harvey Watkins and had one son, Paul.
She is survived by one brother, Robert Sattler of Mount Vernon; a half sister, Marcia Waldorf of Idylwild, Calif.; son Paul Watkins, Mesa, Ariz.; and two grandchildren.
UTICA — A funeral service to honor and celebrate the life of Frances Trickett, 91, of Utica will be Monday, May 8, at 11 a.m. at Utica Presbyterian Church ,with Alan Pratt officiating. Burial will follow in South Lawn Cemetery.
Frances died May 4, 2006, at Arlington Nursing Home, Newark, following a brief illness.
She was born Oct. 7, 1914, in Monongalia County, W.Va., to Harry and Eunice (Titus) Rich. Mrs. Trickett was a member of Utica Presbyterian Church where she served as deacon and was active in various church activities for over half a century. She was a 50-year resident of Utica and Mr. and Mrs. Trickett operated Trickett’s Market on Main Street in Utica for over 25 years. Frances was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother; she exemplified her Christian faith in her everyday life and was well known in the community for her deeds of kindness.
She is survived by her daughter, Loretta (Clark) Michael of Harrisburg, N.C.; sons, Lennie (Arlene) Trickett of St. Louisville and Nelson (Donna) Trickett of Grove City; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, Elmer Rich, and sister, Mary (Lester) Toothman, both of Morgantown, W.Va.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Cecil Trickett, who died July 2, 1989; one sister, Neva Dodrill; two brothers, Rensel David Rich and Harry Junior Rich; and one granddaughter, Kimberly Trickett.
The family will receive friends Sunday, May 7, 2006, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica.
Ronald L. Warner
FREDERICKTOWN — Ronald Lee “Hillbilly” Warner, 63, of Fredericktown died May 4, 2006, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 12, 1942 in Buckhannon, W.Va., to Wilbert V. and Delphia E. Warner. Mr. Warner was a Navy veteran. He worked as a cement finisher for Oswalt Flooring Inc. and then for Mansfield Flooring Co. He was a member of the AMVETS Post 95, and a former administrator and member of the Colonial City Moose Lodge 2555.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Lois Oswalt Warner; a son, Michael (Tracey) Oswalt of Mount Vernon; daughter, Anita Oswalt Barton of Mount Vernon; three grandchildren, Stewart, Breanna and Vanessa Oswalt; two sisters, Mary Alice Warner and Wilma Shierve, both of West Virginia; and a nephew, Kenneth Koon of Columbus.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Koon; and two brothers, William and Vane Warner.
There will be no calling hours or services at the family’s request. A dinner in memory of Ron will be held Sunday, May 21, at 1 p.m. at the Colonial City Moose Lodge #555, 417 W. High St., Mount Vernon.
The North-Dilley Funeral assisted the family with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made Ron’s name to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary, along with an online guest registry page, may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.