MOUNT VERNON -- James Aldridge, 81, of Mount Vernon passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon.
Patricia Lou Baker
OCALA, Fla. -- Patricia Lou Baker, 75, of Ocala, Fla., and formerly of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away Friday, Feb. 29, 2008, at the Hospice Legacy House in Ocala, Fla.
MOUNT VERNON -- Leslie Bennett Duffey, 91, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Logan, died Saturday morning, April 19, 2008, at Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon.
Hazel H. Ferris
HOWARD -- Hazel Helen Ferris, 86, of Brush Run Road, Howard, died Sunday, April 20, 2008, at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon.
MOUNT LIBERTY -- Donald Hartman, 74, of Columbus Road, Mount Liberty Community passed away on Sunday morning, April 20, 2008, at his home.
Mary E. Lammers
NEW CLEVELAND -- Mary E. Lammers, 89, of New Cleveland died April 18, 2008, at 9:45 p.m. at Putnam Acres Care Center in Ottawa.
Ronald L. Lepley
MOUNT VERNON -- Ronald L. Lepley, 60, of Mount Vernon passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, in the emergency room at Knox Community Hospital.
MOUNT VERNON -- Florence L. "Flow"Lewis, 84, of Mount Vernon passed away Saturday evening, April 19, 2008, at the Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon.
CENTERBURG -- Mary Katherine "Kay"McBride, 79, of Centerburg died Sunday, April 20, 2008, at home.
Carol J. McCurdy
MOUNT VERNON -- Carol J. McCurdy, 64, of Coshocton Avenue, Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, April 18, 2008, at her residence.
J. Doyle Patterson
MOUNT VERNON -- J. Doyle Patterson, 74, of Miller Street, Mount Vernon, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at his residence surrounded by his family.
Larry C. Peck
MOUNT VERNON -- Larry C. Peck, 60, of East Pleasant Street, Mount Vernon, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at the Heartland of Centerburg Nursing Home.
Galen L. Reed
MOUNT VERNON -- Galen L. Reed, 82, of Mount Vernon passed away Sunday afternoon, April 20, 2008, at his residence.
Thomas L. Ritter
MOUNT VERNON -- Thomas L. Ritter, 74, of Mount Vernon died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
MOUNT GILEAD -- Miriam Robertson, 87, of Mount Gilead, formerly of Mount Vernon, died Friday, April 18, 2008, at the Woodside Village Care Center in Mount Gilead.
Helen L. Scarbury
SUNBURY -- Helen L. Scarbury, 86, of Sunbury died Monday morning, April 21, 2008, at Northview Senior Center in Johnstown.
© Copyright 2013 Progressive Communications. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed, without the expressed permission of Progressive Communications. 740-397-5333 1-800-772-5333 Facebook YouTube Twitter Google Currents
How to reach us
Letters to the Editor
The Mount Vernon News welcomes your views on subjects of public interest.
Letters may be sent to:
Letters to the Editor
Fax: (740) 397-1321 E-mail:
Please do not send as attachments.
If your paper is missing, please call our Service Department, at extension 233, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or on Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to Noon.
Published daily except Sunday and Christmas at P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-0791
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
Announcements should include the signature, address and telephone number of the source. Announcements may be dropped off at 18 E. Vine St., or mailed to Mount Vernon News, P.O. Box 791, Mount Vernon 43050-0791.
Obituary and death notices can be e-mail or faxed into the Mount Vernon
Have an idea for a story or a question about one?Contact sports editor Bill Davis at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260. If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m. Fax: (740) 397-1321