Don E. Cullison
PANCOASTBURG — Don Eugene Cullison, 76, of Pancoastburg died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born Nov. 10, 1929, in Martinsburg, the son of Harry and Myrl (McCullah) Cullison. He was a retired career Army veteran of 21 years. He had one tour of Korea and two tours of Vietnam. He was also a lifetime member of Mount Vernon AMVETS Post 95.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth of Pancoastburg; daughters, Beverly Davis of Glenford and Donna Mick of Hanover; stepchildren, Sandra Griffith of North Carolina, and Gerald and Gary Ray of Ohio; 12 grandsons; three granddaughters; several great-grandchildren; his mother, Myrl Glancy of Mount Vernon; sisters, Anita Bennett of Martinsburg and Betty Lynn of Utica; several nieces; and special friends, Daisy and Taffy.
A funeral service will be Monday, Nov. 28, at 11 a.m. at the Porter Funeral Home, Mount Sterling. The Rev. Dortha Ross will officiate. Visitation will be held Sunday, Nov. 27, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. In keeping with Mr. Cullison’s wishes cremation will follow.
Laurence A. Downing
MOUNT VERNON — Laurence A. Downing, 56, of Mount Vernon died Nov. 24, 2005, at Knox Community Hospital. The North-Dilley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Larry Glancy Jr.
MOUNT VERNON — Larry Glancy Jr., 34, of Mount Vernon died Nov. 24, 2005, at his residence. He was born May 5, 1971, in Mount Vernon.
He is survived by his parents, Larry and Barbara (Harris) Glancy Sr. of Mount Vernon; two sisters, Carla (Rick) Shaffer of Mount Vernon and Crystal Glancy of Howard; one brother, Tony (Misty) Glancy of Mount Vernon; two nieces, Darrian Shaffer and Kayla Rine; two nephews, Mason Glancy and Ethan Rine; grandmothers, Gertha Harris and Wilma Glancy.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Walter “Bub” Harris and Harry Glancy.
There will be no calling hours. The family will observe private services at a later date. The North-Dilley Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice. This obituary, along with an online registry, may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.
Barbara J. Graves
MOUNT VERNON — Barbara J. Graves, 65, of Mount Vernon died Nov. 23, 2005, at Knox Community Hospital.
She was born Sept. 9, 1940, in Bladensburg to Ronald and Leora (Scoles) Harding.
She is survived by her husband, Phillip L. Graves, to whom she had been married 20 years; two sons, Rick Fesler of Howard and Mike Fesler of Mount Vernon; a daughter, Jamie (Steve) Muck of Millwood; three stepsons, Jay (Joyce) Graves of Lexington, Texas, Mark (Stacy) Graves of Mount Vernon and Robert (Cindy) Graves of Millersburg; four stepdaughters, Phylis (Randy) Rettig of Mount Vernon, Noel (Ron) Kauffman of Danville, Candy (Bill) Beltz of Howard and Sandy (Kevin) Alspach of Danville; 21 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Pastor William (Marjorie) Harding of Mount Vernon and James Bebout of Mount Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A graveside service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery with Pastor Jason Harding officiating. The North-Dilley Funeral Home assisted the family with the arrangements.
This obituary, along with an online registry, may be viewed at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.
Eugene “Gene” Huvler
FREDERICKTOWN — Eugene E. “Gene” Huvler, 63, of Mohawk Street, Fredericktown, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at the Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus after a six-year battle with diabetes and kidney failure.
He was born June 26, 1942, in Mansfield to James and Helen (McFarland) Huvler. Gene worked at Peco in Galion for 13 years, spent 20 years farming and milking Jersey cows, and was a custodian for the Fredericktown School System until his illness. He was a member of the American Jersey Cattle Club, the Ohio and Knox County Jersey Cattle clubs, and the Dairy Service Unit Board where he served as a board member for three years. He was a member of the Mount Gilead Nazarene Church where he served on the church board, and attended the Fredericktown United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Gretchen (Fisher) Huvler; a son, Scott (Teresa) Huvler of Fredericktown; a daughter, Yvonne (Terry) Welbaum of Gettysburg; three grandchildren, Hunter Huvler, Hope Huvler, Judge Welbaum; two brothers, Ray Huvler of Mansfield, Cloyde (Merle) Huvler of Lexington; four sisters, Meriam Ball of Mansfield, Betty (Donna Lance) Huvler of Mansfield, Shirley (Willis) Williams of Lexington, Linda (Paul) Dye of Mount Gilead; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fredericktown United Methodist Church. A service will immediately follow at the church beginning at 1 p.m., with the Revs. Keith Bohley and Larry Draper officiating. Burial will be in Forest Cemetery at Fredericktown. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Eugene E. Huvler Memorial Fund in care of the family. This obituary and guest registry can be viewed online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
Paul Krownapple Jr.
WARSAW — Paul A. Krownapple Jr., 56, of County Road 33, Warsaw, died Nov. 24, 2005, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 31, 1949, in Spring Mountain to Paul A. and Elzora (Mullet) Krownapple Sr. He was a former employee of Rice-Chadwick in Killbuck.
He is survived by his mother of Spring Mountain; a daughter, Paula Halstead of Lancaster; three grandchildren; three brothers, John (Marilyn) Krownapple of Spring Mountain, Robert (Mary) Krownapple of Creston and David (Pam) Krownapple of Shreve; a brother-in-law, Dick Felton of Wooster; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father; and a sister, Ruth Felton.
The funeral will be Sunday, Nov. 27, at 1 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Warsaw, with the Rev. Ron Davis officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Sunday until service time. Burial will be in Spring Mountain Cemetery.
John H. Law
COLUMBUS — John Harold Law, 50, of Columbus, son of Harold and Maryann (Ogg) Law of Utica, died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Grant Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born June 29, 1955, in Knox County. John was a graduate of The Ohio State University, and worked as a public health service and medical administrator.
Besides his parents, he is survived by a sister, Margaret Stanley, and brother-in-law, Richard L. Stanley, of Houston, Texas; an aunt and uncle, Frances and Carl C. Law Jr. of Utica; an aunt, Magdalene T. Law of Chatham, Mass.; and several cousins.
At John’s request, no public service will be held.
The Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mary E. Tanner
FREDERICKTOWN — Mary Ellen Tanner, 67, of Fredericktown died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at the home of her daughter near Gambier.
Mary Ellen was born May 8, 1938, in Knox County to George and Florence (Fletcher) Doup and had spent her lifetime in Knox County. She was a 1956 graduate of Amity High School and attended The Ohio State University in Columbus. She was a former employee of the Kroger Grocery Store in Mount Vernon and was owner of M.E.T. Trucking in Fredericktown. Mary Ellen was a member of the Waterford United Methodist Church and the Fredericktown Pythian Sisters.
Surviving are her husband of many years, Richard Tanner of Fredericktown; her daughter, Jill Beth (Tim) Carpenter of Gambier; two sons, Nick Anthony “Tony” Tanner and Richard Matthew “Mick” (Lee) Tanner, both of Fredericktown; five grandchildren, Adam Tanner, Nicole Blamer, Robyn Carpenter, Marc Tanner and Cobe Tanner; her sister, Georgene Ogle of Fredericktown; three brothers, Charles “Chick” Doup of Butler, Robert E. “Coony” Doup of Fredericktown and John D. “Butch” Doup of Mount Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, a sister, Nancy Doup, preceded her in death in 1946.
Friends may call Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, where a Pythian Sisters memorial service and a funeral service will follow the calling hours. Burial will be in Amity Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. View this obituary or leave a condolence to the family online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.