Glenn L. Mohler
CENTERBURG — Glenn L. Mohler, M.D., age 65, of Centerburg, formerly of North Canton, died Monday, April 16, 2007, at his home.
He was born Jan. 11, 1942 in Canton to Lester and Berdetta Mohler and was graduated in 1960 from North Canton High School. He served as an airport control tower operator with the U.S. Navy from 1960-66. Glenn earned a bachelor’s degree from Kansas State University and a medical degree from Marquette University of Wisconsin. He specialized in family practice medicine in Columbus, for 14 years and then became Medical Director of the Ohio State Highway Patrol for 14 years, retiring in 2005. Glenn was a member of American Medical Association and Ohio State Medical Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Myron Mohler; and sisters, Berdine Nightwine and Eileen Ashburn.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah Mohler, to whom he was married in 1997; his brothers, Dr. Lester (Rosie) Mohler of Sunbury, Leslie (Joyce) Mohler of North Canton; sisters, Stella (James) Smiley of North Canton and Arletta (David) Schroeder of Columbus; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be conducted Saturday, April 21, at 9 a.m. in the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel (801 Pittsburg Ave. NW), with the Rev. David Redding of the Ohio Highway Patrol officiating. Burial will be in North Canton Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday, April 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions to the Ohio Patrol Officer’s Benevolent Association, 1970 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH 42623. Those wishing to share their condolences or a fond memory may sign the Reed On-line Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com.
H. ‘John’ Sargent
GALION — Herman L. “John” Sargent, 82, of Galion died April 17, 2007, at home.
Born Nov. 2, 1924, in Tazewell County, Va., he was the son of William B. and Grace E. (Vernon) Sargent. He married Helen D. (Smith) Vance Sargent on July 26, 1954, who survives. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Galion. He and his wife were longtime foster parents and were home to 42 children. He was a member of Galion Lodge 414 Free and Accepted Masons; a 32nd Degree member of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of Columbus; Aladdin Temple Shrine, Columbus; Galion Shrine Club and American Legion Scarbrough Post 243, Galion. He was a World War II veteran and served in the 15th Air Force in a heavy bomber group in Italy. He retired from the former Perfection-Cobey Co. in Galion after 29 years where he was a machinist.
Surviving are a son, Mark L. Sargent of Mansfield; two sisters, Essie F. Vrooman of Marion and Eloise Sargent of Bandy, Va.; and one brother, Ernest (Lola) Sargent of Cedar Bluff, Va. He was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.
Friends may call Thursday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home, where Masonic service will be at 7 p.m. Funeral will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Timothy Wingert officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Galion Masonic Endowment Fund, 1252 Ohio 598, Galion, OH 44833. An online obituary and guest registry are available at www.richardsondavis.com.
MOUNT VERNON — Eleanor Wright, formerly of East Gambier Street, passed away Monday, April 16, 2007, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home. Eleanor was born Aug. 3, 1921, in Mount Vernon to Carl and Izora (Belt) Wright and spent her lifetime in the Mount Vernon area.
Eleanor was retired from the Mount Vernon News, where she worked in advertising, and also retired from Shellmar Products. She graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1939, was a graduate of Mount Vernon Business College, attended Capitol University, was a member of the Questers and Beethoven Club, and was active in the Republican Women’s Club, Mount Vernon Realtors Association, a former board member at KCH and The Salvation Army where she was a lifetime advisor. She was honored as being the grand marshal of the Mount Vernon Christmas Parade. She was also presented a key to the city by Mayor Mavis. She also took pride as being the keeper of Dan Emmett’s grave in Mound View Cemetery where the Eleanor A. Wright Unsung Heroes Award was inspired. Eleanor was a lifetime member of the Gay Street United Methodist Church and an organist at the Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown.
Her parents preceded Eleanor in death. She had many special friends and cousins that survive her. A graveside service will be held Thursday, April 19, at 11 a.m. in Mound View Cemetery with the Rev. Dr. David Baker officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Gay Street United Methodist Church. The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. To view this obituary or send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.