Obituaries Archive

Vera Magdalene Schmidt, 83

Vera Magdalene Schmidt, 83, of Milford, died on Aug. 1, 2007. Services were held on Aug. 4 at St. Andrew Church in Milford. Burial followed in St. Patrick Cemetery in Fayetteville.

Roscoe Lee Akers, 63

Roscoe Lee Akers, 63, of Batavia Township, died July 31, 2007. He worked in a paper mill. Funeral services were held Aug. 4 at the Evans Funeral Home in Goshen.

James W. Gailey, 65

James W. Gailey, 65, of Union Township, died June 29, 2007. Funeral services were held July 2 at the E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia. Interment followed at the Mt. Moriah Cemetery.

Walter L. Haglage, 53

Walter L. Haglage, 53, of Batavia, died July 30, 2007. Funeral services were held August 3 at the Holy Trinity Church in Batavia. Interment followed at the Batavia Union Cemetery.

Douglas McElfresh, 46

Douglas McElfresh, 46, of Amelia, died July 29, 2007. He was preceded in death by his mother Mary M. McElfresh. Burial was held at the Watkins Hill Cemetery.

Mary H. Beckwith, 92

Mary H. Beckwith, 92, of Milford, died July 23, 2007. She was an executive secretary at Northwestern Mutual. Funeral services were held July 27 at the St. Vincent Church.

Edward Middleton, 81

Edward K. Middleton, 81, died July 26, 2007. He was preceded in death by her his wife Jean Middleton. Funeral services were held Aug. 2 at the E.C. Nurre Funeral Home.

Robert W. Leonard, 48

Robert William Leonard, 48, of Jackson Township, died July 25, 2007. He was retired from the U.S. Navy. He was preceded in death by parents George Henry Leonard and Martha Vendel.

Charles “Bob” Lykins, 79

Charles Robert “Bob” Lykins, 79, of Union Township, died July 21, 2007. He worked for Beechmont Ford and was a Korean War Army veteran. Funeral services were held July 24 at the Evans Funeral Home in Milford.

Joseph C. Knabe, 49

Joseph C. Knabe, of Williamsburg, died July 19, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter L. and Mary Louise Knabe. Memorial services were held July 23 at the Megie Funeral Home in Mt. Orab.


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