Richard A. “ Dick” Meadows, 77, of Marion

Richard A. “ Dick” Meadows 77 of Marion died peacefully Tuesday morning May 2, 2017 at the Zusman Hospice in Columbus. He was born August 28, 1939 in Nitro, West Virginia to the late Brady and Pheba (Sayre) Meadows. Dick was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in the Signal Corps. He was […]

Paul Victor Chappell, 90, of Prospect

Paul Victor Chappell, age 90, of Prospect, Ohio, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 at the National Church Residences of Hilliard, Ohio. He was born on October 22, 1926 in Marysville, Ohio to the late Robert and Grace Chappell. On June 27, 1948 in Prospect, Ohio, he married the late Oma E. Hughes, who […]

Norma Louise Columber, 80, of Marion

Norma Louise Columber, age 80, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017. She was born in Richwood, Ohio on December 7, 1936 to Sterling and Bernice (Casper) Retterer. Louise was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Emory Jividen, her brothers; Phillip Retterer and Richard Retterer and her sister; Carol Skinner. She retired from Mathews […]

Marshall L. Boswell, 65, of Marion

Marshall L. Boswell, age 65, of Marion, died unexpectedly on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at the Bethesda North Hospital in Cincinnati. They were traveling to a birthday party, when he was called home. On August 12, 1951, Marshall was born in Marion, Ohio, the oldest of five children of the late Charles M. and Naomi […]

Karen Sue Brooks, 64, of Marion

Karen Sue Brooks, age 64, of Marion passed away early in the morning on May 1, 2017 at her home. She was born in Martins Ferry, Ohio on May 30, 1952 to Richard and Elizabeth (Porter) Ruckman. Karen was preceded in death by her father; Richard Ruckman, her mother; Elizabeth Sanders and a sister; Lisa […]

Andrew James Ault, 22, of Marion

Beloved son and brother, Andrew James Ault, age 22, went home to be with the Lord on April 28, 2017. Andrew was born in Marion on August 6, 1994 and graduated from River Valley High School in 2012. He is survived by his parents Keely (Davis) Ault and Craig Ault; his grandparents Robert E. and […]

William Paul “Bill” Gracely, 59, of rural Marion

William Paul “Bill” Gracely 59 of rural Marion, died peacefully but unexpectedly Saturday morning April 29, 2017 at his home. He was born January 1, 1958 in Kenton to William and Nancy (Ullmer) Gracely, and they both survive in New Bloomington. On March 19, 1983 he married the former Julie Appelfeller in Marion, and she […]

Donald Gwynn “Donnie” Parrott, 50, of Magnetic Springs

Donald Gwynn “Donnie” Parrott, 50 of Magnetic Springs, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, April 28, 2017 at the Memorial Hospital in Marysville. He was born November 9, 1966 in Kenton to William and Sally (Sanders) Parrott, and they both survive. On February 24, 1990, he married the love of his life, Connie Colvin in Marysville, […]

Emily Jane Roof, 88, of Marion

Emily Jane Roof, age 88, of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Marion Manor Nursing Home. She was born on June 5, 1928 to the late Otis G. and Edith (Rumer) Harraman, and she was raised by her step-mother Emma F. Harraman in Marion, Ohio. On August 11, 1946, she married […]

Mary Ann Emler, 71, of Marion

Mary Ann Emler, age 71, of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Marion General Hospital. On July 31, 1945, she was born to the late Quintin and Evalynne (Schauer) Ballantyne.  She married her husband John R. Emler, who preceded her in death on June 9, 1995. Mary could only be described […]