Chad R. Brady
HOWARD — Chad Russell Brady, 29, of Weber Road, Howard, died May 31, 2004, in Louisiana. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville.
Virginia C. Bussey
FRAZEYSBURG — Virginia C. Bussey, 70, of 17016 County Road 3, Frazeysburg, died at 5:35 p.m. Monday, May 31, 2004, at her home.
Born July 18, 1933, in Pike Township, Coshocton County, she was the daughter of Ernest and Nellie Edna (Westerviller) Gardner and was a graduate of Union High School. Mrs. Bussey was a homemaker and a former office employee at Kaiser Aluminum Co. She was a former member of the West Carlisle Federated Church.
Surviving are her husband, Joseph E. Bussey, whom she married Nov. 26, 1952; three sons, Michael Bussey, Jerry Bussey and Stephen Bussey, all of Frazeysburg; one daughter, Cathy Roberts of Frazeysburg; three grandchildren, Darin Griffith and Jessica Roberts, both of Frazeysburg, and Jennifer Bussey of Coshocton; two sisters, Hazel (Nelson) Vannatta of Mount Vernon and Freda (Robert) Price of Newark; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, a brother, Chester Gardner, and a sister, Letha Boyer, preceded her in death.
Calling hours will be Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Frazeysburg Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 110 Third St., Frazeysburg. Funeral will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in West Carlisle Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 1984 Coffman Road, Suite A, Newark 43055. For additional information or to sign an online memorial guest book, visit www.vocfh.com and click “obituaries.”
Rollin E. Jolliff
MOUNT VERNON — Rollin E. Jolliff, 88, of Mount Vernon died Monday, May 31, 2004, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
Rollin was born Feb. 25, 1916, in Union County to Fred G. and Carrie C. (Coulter) Jolliff and had spent most of his lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. He was an Army veteran of World War II when he served as a corporal with a military police unit.
Rollin owned and operated Jolliff’s TV Repair on North Sandusky Street in Mount Vernon for several years. He started the first Colonel Sanders Kentucky Fried Chicken in Mount Vernon and also established franchises for the Kentucky Fried Chicken chain throughout Ohio. He was also one of four partners that started the former Virginia Fried Chicken on North Sandusky Street in Mount Vernon.
Rollin enjoyed fishing at Lake Erie where he maintained a cabin for several years. He was also an avid horseshoe-pitching enthusiast. He was a life member of the Mount Vernon Moose Lodge, was a member of the AMVETS in Mount Vernon and had been a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Mount Vernon.
Surviving are his son, Robert L. Jolliff of Mount Vernon; three daughters, Joan (James) Raymond of Mount Vernon, Linda (Joe) Street of Mount Vernon and Barbara Jean Jolliff of Lancaster; six grandchildren Corey Street, Rich Raymond, Amanda Kelley, Leticia Richardson, Cheryl Richardson and Bonita Cordi; several great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary (Hass) Jolliff; one brothers, Ralph Jolliff; and two sisters, Opal Blair and Mildred Ehurman.
Friends may call Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where the Mount Vernon Moose Lodge will conduct memorial service at 8 p.m. Funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Rod Buchanan officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon 43050. This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Edwin G. Newlun Sr.
HEATH — Edwin G. Newlun Sr., 70, of Heath died May 31, 2004, at his residence.
He was born Oct. 22, 1933, in Fairfield County to Clarence E. and Bessie (Moore) Newlun. He was formerly employed by Able & Truck One.
He is survived by two sons, Edwin G. Newlun Jr. and Clarence J. Newlun, both of Rutland; three daughters, Evelyn Louise Baker of Millersport, Patricia Ann (Don) Ferguson of Reynoldsburg and Penny Lou (Rex) Burnett of Pataskala; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Gordon Newlun of Etna; and two sisters, Pauline (Paul) Short of Kirkersville and Vetrice Cohagen of Newark.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Eugene and Jimmy Newlun.
Visitation will be Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica. Graveside service will be Friday at 11 a.m. in Fredonia Cemetery.