Margaret A. Eagle
MOUNT VERNON — Margaret A. Eagle, 87, of Mount Vernon passed away March 23, 2007, at The Living Center, Mount Vernon.
She was born Nov. 9, 1919, in Knox County to Charles and Belle (Yauger) Patrick. She was a graduate of Centerburg High School and attended Columbus Office Training School. She was a member of Centerburg Church of Christ, American Legion Auxiliary and she was a Red Cross volunteer.
She is survived by sons, Larry (Diana) of Mount Vernon and Daniel (Carol) of Troy; grandchildren, Michael Eagle and Melissa (Michael) Rothey, and Nathan and Nicholas Eagle; great-granddaughters, Elyse and Lauren Rothey; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert; son, John; parents; and brothers, Richard and Charles Patrick.
Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, 49 W. Church St., Centerburg. Service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the Centerburg Church of Christ, 3830 S. Columbus Road, Centerburg, with Roger Crego officiating. Interment will be in Eastview Cemetery.
Robert Hennell Jr.
ORRVILLE — Robert William Hennell Jr., 84, of 426 Danvers Court, formerly a longtime resident of Mount Vernon, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Brenn-Field Nursing Center in Orrville.
Robert was born Feb. 20, 1923, in Kane, Pa., to Robert and Kathryn (Wilson) Hennell Sr. He was a graduate of North Bell Vernon High School in 1940. He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps in 1941 and served his country as a flight engineer during World War II on the C-46 aircraft, until his discharge in 1945. He married Emily Gloria Catrino on June 3, 1945.
Robert was a journeyman glass cutter at the Pittsburgh Plate Co. and later worked 25 years in the data processing department at Cooper Energy Services in Mount Vernon. He was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Mount Vernon where he served as Vestryman, Junior Warden and Lay Reader. He was a 50 year plus member and past master of Mount Vernon Mount Zion Lodge 9 F&AM, past high priest of the Clinton Chapter, past master of Kinsman Council, and a life member of B.P.O. Elks 3140.
In his younger days, Bob was an avid hunter and he was never without a dog to love. He also loved to golf. One of his greatest thrills was shooting a hole-in-one at Irish Hill’s Golf Course, when he was in his early 70s. In his later years, he had the joy of living near the family he loved.
Bob was a family man, a loving husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Emily; son, Robert William (Elizabeth) Hennell III of Orrville; grandchildren, Joseph and Jaclyn; half sisters, Linda (John) Shull of Wooster and Judy (Jack) Wells of Uhrichsville; many cousins, nieces and nephews. His parents and a sister, Betty, died previously.
Private family services will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Mount Vernon on Monday, March 26, with the Rev. Julian Eibin officiating. Burial with military rites will take place at Mound View Cemetery in Mount Vernon. There will be no calling hours. Auble Funeral Home in Orrville is in charge of arrangements.
Online guestbook registry and expressions of condolence may be made at the www.aublefuneralhome.com. Memorial gifts may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 100 E. High St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050; or Hospice and Palliative Care of Greater Wayne County, 2525 Back Orrville Road, Wooster, OH 44691.
Wilson ‘Bud’ Price Jr.
MOUNT VERNON — Wilson B. “Bud” Price Jr., 81, of Mount Vernon died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at his residence.
Bud was born March 29, 1925, near Fredericktown to Wilson B. Price Sr. and Mable (Dile) Price and had spent his lifetime in the Knox County area. He served with the U.S. Navy during World War II, having lied about his age to enlist at the age of 16. Bud participated in the Allied Forces invasion of Normandy and was awarded the Purple Heart for injuries received while on active duty. Following his military service Bud worked for Cooper Energy Services in Mount Vernon for 25 years then was employed by American National Can in Mount Vernon for another 21 years. He was a life member of both the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the AMVETS in Mount Vernon.
Surviving are his daughter, Cathy (Travis) Cole of Mount Vernon; three sons, Timothy J. Price of Columbus, and Robert F. Price and Patrick E. Price, both of Chandler, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and his sister, Gladys Myers of Lima.
Besides his parents Bud was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean Price; five brothers, Robert Price, Glenn Price, Charles Price, Kenneth Price and James Price; and two sisters, Marjorie Swagner and Beverly Grubaugh.
Friends may call Friday, March 30, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Graveside funeral services, with military honors by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council, will follow at 2:30 p.m. in Mound View Cemetery at Mount Vernon with the Rev. Keith Stuart officiating.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, 1100 Dennison Ave., Columbus, OH 43201. To view this obituary or leave an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
LaVeta O. Robson
NEWARK — Funeral arrangements are incomplete for LaVeta O. Robson, 79, of Newark who passed away March 23, 2007, at Newark Healthcare Centre.
The Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.