Clarence R. Colopy
DANVILLE — Clarence Richard Colopy, 47, died suddenly on Friday, Dec. 1, 2006, at The OSU Medical Center.
He was born Dec. 16, 1958, in Knox County to Richard and Twila (Ferenbaugh) Colopy. He was married to Michelle Franks on June 9, 1979. He was a member of the St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville, and the Knox County Farm Bureau. He loved hunting and farming, and being able to spend time with his family.
He is survived by his parents, Richard and Twila of Danville; his wife, Michelle Colopy; sons, Michael (Amy) Colopy and Eric Colopy of Danville; a daughter, Kristen (Matthew) Proper of Danville; grandchildren, Makayla Colopy and Ella Proper; a sister, Donna (Doug) Beckley of Walhonding; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Monday, Dec. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville, where a prayer service will follow. A funeral Mass will be Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 11 a.m. at the St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville. The Rev. F. Richard Snoke will the celebrant. Burial will be in St. Luke Cemetery. The obituary may be viewed at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.
Beulah F. Morey
MOUNT VERNON — Beulah Faye Morey, 87, of Mount Vernon died Dec. 1, 2006, at the MedCentral Hospital in Mansfield.
She was born July 18, 1919, in Mason County, W.Va., to Andrew G. and Mina D. (Sullivan) Stover. She was a member of the Central Church of Christ.
She is survived by a son, Ray (Kathy) Stover of Mount Vernon; and two grandsons, James Stover and Scott Stover, both of Clearwater, Fla.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Morey, in 1993; six sisters and nine brothers.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at a later date. The North-Dilley Funeral Home assisted the family with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Rolls-Royce Employees Relay for Life Team, to benefit the American Cancer Society in care of the North-Dilley Funeral Home, 212 N. Main St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary, along with an online registry, may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.
Nedra L. Still
MOUNT VERNON — Nedra L. Still, 66, of Yauger Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006, at her residence.
She was born on Jan. 9, 1940, in Vona, Colo., to the late Arthur and Ellen (Sweet) Kemper.
She is survived by her loving family, two sons, Dennis (Brenda Eggers) Ballengee of Mount Vernon and Chuck Linney of Burleson, Texas; a daughter, Sharon Hatch of Harrison, Ark.; seven grandchildren; a brother, Arthur (Jerrie) Kemper of Arlington, Texas; and a sister, Joyce Kemper of Mansfield, Texas.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a husband, Clyde Linney.
The family will observe a memorial service at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Dorothy H. Wiggins
FREDERICKTOWN — Dorothy H. Wiggins, 84, of Fredericktown died Friday, Dec. 1, 2006, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon following a brief illness.
Dorothy was born May 22, 1922, at Swords Creek, Va., to Walter W. Wells and Minnie (Whited) Wells Hawkins. She was a 1941 graduate of Fredericktown High School and had spent most of her lifetime in the Fredericktown area. Dorothy had been employed in the office of the former Ritchey’s Market in Fredericktown and had been park manager at Colonial Village in Fredericktown. Dorothy was a member of Mount Vernon Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, the Fredericktown Pythian Sisters and the Class of 1941 Lunch Club.
Surviving are her sons, John Dennis Wiggins and Paul David Wiggins, both of Fredericktown, and Bradley Dean (Marcie) Wiggins of Mount Vernon; her daughters, Bonnie (John) Corba of Fredericktown, Tami (Mark) Ruhl of Mount Gilead, Debra (David) Perrine of Newark and Carol Ann (Mark) Dennis of Delaware; 20 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; her brother, Paul (Peggy) Wells of Fredericktown; her sister, Thelma Ridenour of Newark; and her caregiver and special friend, Jessica Franz of Mount Vernon.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Wiggins; her granddaughter, Stephanie Wade Donaldson; her sister, Lavilla “Billie” Phillips; and three brothers, Francis L. Hawkins, Luther Wells and Carl E. Wells.
Friends may call Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown, where funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Mike Smith and the Mount Vernon Kingdom Hall conducting the services. Burial will follow at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.
To send an online condolence to the family visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.