William Thomas Earhart, 78, of Milford, died Jan. 9, 2007. He was an inspector at the Ford Motor Company and a WWII Marine Corps veteran.
Leon McFarland died Jan. 12, 2007. He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia “Pat” McFarland. Funeral services were held Jan. 15 at the Lindale Baptist Church.
John Irving Silman, Jr., 69, of Stonelick Township, died Jan. 10, 2007. He was a drywall finisher/painter. He was preceded in death by parents, John Irving Silman, Sr. and Margaret Neu.
Joyce Anne Kleespies, 69, of Milford, died Jan. 10, 2007. She served the Milford community as an office manager for Dr.’s Eckman and Vance for 30 years.
Dale Jerome Smith, 85, of Milford, died Jan. 8, 2007. He was self-employed cabinet maker and a WWII army veteran.
Juliette Catherine Smith, 79, of Milford, died Jan. 6, 2007. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Spitz and Juliette Harren; husband, William Charles Smith; and daughter, Linda Ann Smith.
Ralph Joseph Ohmer, 80, of Milford, died Jan. 5, 2007. He was a machinist at Cincinnati Milacron and a Korean War army veteran.
Jody Halcomb, 83, of Batavia, died Jan. 13, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Margie (nee Lovell) Halcomb.
Peggy Ann Hoskins, 72, of Fayetteville, died Jan. 5, 2007. She was a checker at Totes. She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Holiday.
Everett M. Ray Jr., 81, of Wayne Township, died Jan. 5, 2007. Funeral services were held Jan. 10 at the Craver-Riggs Funeral Home in Milford.