Obituaries Archive

William Klein, 90

William Lewis Klein, 90, died March 17. He was born in Massillon, Ohio on July 18, 1924. Upon graduation from Massillon High School, he married Thelma Delia Suit. He went into the Army during WWII, working in the Medical Department at William Beaumont Hospital at Fort Bliss, Texas. After the war, he used the GI [ Read More ]

Henry Kruthaup Jr., 57

Henry “Hank” August Kruthaup Jr., 57, of Batavia, died March 16. Kruthaup attended Clermont Northeastern Schools, Muskingum Technical College and the University of Cincinnati. He loved to write poetry and essays, play guitar and discuss politics, religion and the synchronicity of the world with friends and family. He is survived by daughter Crystal and siblings [ Read More ]

Cynthia Murch, 66

Cynthia Ann Murch (nee Craver), 66, of Union Township, died March 17. Murch was passionate about her nursing career and her involvement with the Lifestream Christian Church in Batavia. She is survived by children Aimee (Chris) Bentley, Timothy (Jennifer) Murch, Sandy (Josh) Taylor and Katie Murch, nine grandchildren, mother Esther Craver and brothers Ron and [ Read More ]

Jay Neal, 54

Jay David (Dave) Neal, 54, of New Richmond, died March 12. He is survived by wife Angela (nee Green), children Candi Neal, Kayla (Ben Wash) Green, Karissa Neal, Jeremy (Shannon) Neal, David (Jessica) Neal, Justin (Christy) Neal and Kyle Neal, parents L. Jay and Ollie (nee Strange) Neal, siblings Nellie Fugate, Patti Walriven, Rita Neal, [ Read More ]

Robert Painter, 92

Robert Anthony Painter Sr., 92, of New Richmond, died March 17. He is survived by son Tony (Marie) Painter, grandchildren Tracy (Roy Cochran) Garbett and Rob (Kelly) Painter, great-grandchildren Beau and Laura Painter, brother Ralph Painter and many nieces and nephews. Painter was preceded in death by wife Eileen and sisters Eleanor Jones and Elsie [ Read More ]

David Parks, 59

David E. Parks, 59, of Sardinia, died March 16. Parks is survived by children Kelly, David and Randall, grandchildren Morgan, Dylan, Kennedy, Kaleb, Branden, Cora, Jaxen and Emmet, ex-wife and friend Susan, siblings Vikki (Roger) Paynter and Kim (Charles) Hughes and many more family. He was preceded in death by parents Donald and Ina and [ Read More ]

Jewel Russell, 79

Jewel Geneva Russell, 79, of the east end, passed away. Russell was a Flea Market queen. Russell is survived by her children Linda (Lawson) Hale, grandchildren Christopher (Samantha) Hale, Shannon Lynn Hale and Amber (Myke) Hale, great-grandchildren Diamond, Amanda, Danielle, Samantha, River, Justin, Brian, C.J., Megan, Kelsey, Laura, Logan, Devin, Alivia, John Michael, Dawson, Jewel, [ Read More ]

Annabelle Sharp, 98

Annabelle Sharp, 98, of Bethel, died March 19. Sharp is survived by her children Dale (Debbie) Sharp, grandchildren Shawn (Rachel), Brent and Rachel, great-grandchildren Taylor, Marlah, Lindsey and Aubree and great-great-grandson Ben. She was preceded in death by her husband B. Russell Sharp, four brothers and two sisters. Visitation 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. services [ Read More ]

Mildred Taylor, 75

Mildred Taylor, 75, of Union Township, died March 12.  Taylor is survived by her husband Charles Taylor Sr., children Kimberly (Gregg) Ragle, Sherry (Wayne) Fair, Melissa (John) Baitz and Charlie (Kimberly) Taylor Jr., grandchildren Jay and Chad Trammell, Ashley (Michael) Jordan, Shaun (Amber Sexton) Fair, Lance (Christian Gobin) Fair, Caleb (Rebekah) Baitz, Jacob, Joseph and [ Read More ]

Joan Wohlwender, 77

Joan Wohlwender (nee Lloyd) 77, of Union Township, passed away March 16. Wohlwender worked for Forest Hills School District for 15 years and retired in 1998. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati. She is survived by her husband and best friend Tom, children Edward (Roseanne) and Ann (Paul) Friedmann, sister Barbara Shewman Ridenour, grandchildren [ Read More ]

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