Helen Lois Brown Dale, 91, of Milford, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009, at her residence. Dale was the founder of Clermont Senior Services in 1969. She served as the director for 22 years. She was an avid reader, writer, leader, teacher, friend and family matriarch. A private burial is planned at Greenlawn Cemetery in Milford. A public memorial celebration will be held 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, at The Friendship Center, 2085 James Sauls Drive, in Batavia.
Howard Stokely Jackson, 87, of Stonelick Township, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009, in Batavia Township. Mr. Jackson served as a corporal with the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II. He worked as a production worker for Ford Motor Company.
Sybil E. Parrish, 82, of Bethel, died Aug. 11, 2009. She was born Dec. 3, 1926. Funeral services were held Aug. 14, at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Bethel. Interment at Tate Township Cemetery.
Ralph J. Spicer, 72, of Milford, died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, in Montgomery. Mr. Spicer retired after 22 years service as an auto worker for General Motors. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
Sue Schutte, 85, of Milford, died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009, in Blue Ash. Mrs. Schutte had worked as an inspector with U.S. Playing Cards. Funeral services were held Aug. 19, at Evans Funeral Home. Interment at Rest Haven Memorial Park in Evendale.
Varna Huston Waddle, 71, of Goshen, died Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, in Anderson Township. Mr. Waddle had worked as a pressman for Diamond International. Funeral services were held Aug. 18 at the Waddle Family Cemetery in Somerset, Ky.
Verna Rachel Burger, 87, of Williamsburg, died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009, in Pike Township. Mrs. Burger was a cook for Williamsburg schools and a lifetime member of Williamsburg United Methodist Church.
Donald Woods, 74, of Anderson Township, died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009. Memorial services were held Aug. 14, at Evans Funeral Home in Milford. Interment at Plainview Cemetery in Newtonsville.
Bernard L. Smith Jr., 73, of Williamsburg, died Thursday, Aug. 6, 2009. He was retired from Allis Chalmers after 44 years of service. Funeral services were held Aug. 11 at Moore Family Funeral Home in Batavia.
Mary Elizabeth Black, 93, of Wayne Township, died Friday, Aug. 14, 2009, in Blanchester. Mrs. Black served as a Wayne Township trustee for more than 10 years. She worked at R.C.A and Clinton Memorial Hospital.