Franklin M. Dennis, 98, of Marion

Franklin M. Dennis, age 98, of Marion, died peacefully on Thursday evening, March 31, 2016, at the Kingston Residence. On March 17, 1918, Franklin was born in Butler, Ohio, one of two children of the late George and Lillian (McClure) Dennis.  He graduated from Mt. Gilead High School. Shortly following graduation, Franklin enlisted to serve […]

Blanche L. Fillinger, 85, of Richwood

Blanche L. Fillinger, 85 of Richwood died Friday evening, April 1, 2016 at Heartland of Marysville. She was born August 11, 1930 in Hardin County to the late John and Olga Marie (Phelps) Friermood.  She was also preceded in death by a brother, George Friermood and her husband, Robert Henry Fillinger, whom she married on […]

Wilsie Ann “Annie” McClure, 82, of Marion

Wilsie Ann “Annie” McClure, age 82, of Marion, passed away Friday evening, April 1, 2016 at Marion Manor. On January 27, 1934, Annie was born in Santa Rosa Co., FL., the daughter of the late Pearl and Helen (Sugretts) Archer.  She graduated from high school in Florida and worked as a hairdresser in Marion, OH […]

Betty I. Christian, 66, of Marion

Betty I. Christian, age 66, of Marion passed away on Thursday March 31, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born on Monday October 24, 1949 in New Lexington, Ohio to the late Orville and Catherine (DeLong) Russell.  She was one of four children. She graduated from Marion Harding High School […]

Anthony Lusenhop, 31, of Marion

Anthony Lusenhop, age 31 of Marion, went home on Monday March 28, 2016. Anthony was born on February 11, 1985 in Marion, the son of Jerry Lusenhop and Lane Lysaght-Lusenhop. Anthony was a 2004 graduate of River Valley High School and then attended Tri-Rivers where he studied welding and enjoyed his education. Anthony worked in […]

Sylvia Woodruff Barber, 93, of Marion

Sylvia Woodruff Barber entered her eternal heavenly rest March 29. She was born March 6, 1923 in Palmersville, TN. Jim and Sylvia lived in Paducah, KY in the early years of their marriage, where both Linda Kay and Patricia were born.  Later they lived in several states across the country, as well as spending a […]

Barbara J. Gruber, 70, of Marion

Barbara J. Gruber age 70 of Marion, Ohio passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Marion General Hospital. She was born August 30, 1945 in Marion, Ohio to the late William and Margaret (Ballinger) Barrett. Barbara was employed at GTE for six years, attended Fairpark Baptist Church and enjoyed spending time with her family. She […]

Ruth A. Rowland, 92, of Marion

Ruth A. Rowland, age 92 of Marion, passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at the Kindred Community of Marion. Ruth was born on August 16, 1923 in Marion, the daughter of Erastus and Lois R. (Piper) Young. Ruth was a hard worker that always made sure her family was provided for. She was retired […]

Martha B. Thomas Cattani, 82, of Marion

Martha B. Thomas Cattani, age 82, of Marion, died Friday evening, March 25, 2016, at Primrose of Marion following a sudden illness. On February 8, 1934, Martha was born in Marion, Ohio, one of nine children of the late Jesse Albert and Clara Josephine (Jones) Thomas, and a twin with Margaret Fisher. For thirty nine […]

James W. Potter, 73, of Marion

James W. Potter, age 73, of Marion, Ohio, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2016 at the Dewolfe House. On November 5, 1942, he was born to the late Enos and Dorotha (Latta) Potter, and on December 14, 1975, he married Kathy Reynolds. For 25 years, he was employed at Whirlpool as a security guard. […]