Rev. William A. Dierks, 79, of Milford, died Sept. 1. He started his service to the Lord in 1960. He served in the Ministry in Minnesota, Illinois, Florida, and Ohio. He came to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in 1976 with a vision of Evangelism and growth. In 1980, he was responsible for the building of [ Read More ]
Brenda Spurgeon, 60, of Salem Woods, died Sept. 4. Spurgeon is survived by her siblings Beverly and Roger (Kathy) Spurgeon, and their children Noel and Laurel Spurgeon. She was preceded in death by her parents Earl and Virginia Spurgeon. Services to be held at the convenience of the family. Memorials to Animal Friends Humane Society.
June Oliver, 68, of Amelia, died Sept. 3. Oliver is survived by her husband Jack Oliver, children Juanita Dale, Jeanette Crofts, and Jemini Oliver, grandchildren Jay Cee Dale, Jeremiah Dale, Jacklyn Crofts, Tommy Crofts and Bobbi Carter and several brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her child Jackie Oliver. Visitation [ Read More ]
Herman A. “Duke” Hucker, of Mt. Orab, passed away Sept. 2. Hucker is survived by his children Bob (Debbie) Hucker, Tom (Ginger) Hucker, Rick (Beth) Hucker, Gary (Kyla) Hucker, and Mike (Donna) Hucker, nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, six sisters and one brother. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years JoAnn Hucker. [ Read More ]
Oney P. Winford, 74, of Batavia, died Aug. 30. Winford is survived by his children Thomas Oney, Lisa (Emerson) Taylor, and Rodney (Tina) Oney, grandchildren Thomas Oney Jr., Scotty, Andy and Katie Musselman, Cassi, Lexi and Meagan Oney, great-grandchildren Nicholas, Zachary and Nolan Musselman, Rylan Tincher and Alayna Musselman, siblings Wilodene Puckett and Jim Garrett [ Read More ]
Curt Noble, 66, of New Richmond, died Sept. 3. Noble is survived by his daughter Jennifer, siblings Jackie Gut, Darren Casey (Lynn) Noble and Ray Noble and numerous family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Harold and Martha Noble. Services to be held at the convenience of the family.
Jerry Bishop, 70, of Mt. Orab, died Aug. 28. Bishop is survived by his former wife Darlene Bishop, children Dave (Angie) Bishop, Lisa (Shannon) Booth, Jason (Renee Vance) Bishop, and Kevin (Jackie) Bishop, siblings Barry (Rebecca) Bishop, Teresa (Harry) Beard, Jeanie (Danny) Symmes and Faye (Lloyd) Acres, grandchildren Brandon, Brittany and Nick Bishop, Cameron Wisby, [ Read More ]
Rachel E. Carrello, 42, of Newtonsville, died Aug. 30. Carrello was worked in the education field. She is survived by her children Sarah, Tommy, Olivia, and Jacob Johnson, granddaughter Annelise Smith, father Donald (Judy) Duderstadt, siblings Scott and Franz (Hazel) Duderstadt and Lisa (Ryan) Lehan, seven nieces and nephews and seven great-nieces and great-nephews. Services [ Read More ]
Robert “Bob” H. Rice, 88, of Amelia, died Aug. 31. Rice was former postmaster of Batavia Post Office and past commander of Batavia Legion Post 237. He is survived by his wife Elizabeth “Betty” Rice, daughter Cynthia Rice (Edwin) Hood, grandchildren Sarah (Cale) Seitz, Steven (Jordi) Nash and Angie Hood, great-grandchildren Ava Nash and Penelope [ Read More ]
Martin Buerk Jr., 91, of Anderson Township, died Aug. 31. Buerk is survived by his daughter Margery (Jim) Zyck, and grandchildren Chad Smith and Abby Zyck. He was preceded in death by his parents Martin Sr., and Lucy Buerk, siblings Katherine Patton and Bill Buerk. Visitation 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. services at St. Thomas [ Read More ]