Claude E. Alexander
FREDERICKTOWN — Claude E. Alexander, 93, of Fredericktown, Ohio, formerly of Ventura, Calif., and Springfield, Ohio, passed away, Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 12, 2006, at the Morrow Manor Nursing Home in Chesterville.
He was born in Pittsville, Va., on Sept. 4, 1913, the son of Newton and Addie (Robinson) Alexander. Claude served as a tech sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Corps. He had been awarded the Air Medal with one Silver and four Bronze Clusters, and a Purple Heart in the European — African Theatre in World War II. Claude was a retired entrepreneur with Alexander International Films Incorporated for Production and Distribution.
Surviving Claude are his loving daughters, Kristi Alexander and her husband, Vernon Nevoraski, of Fredericktown, and Candace Naisbitt of Seattle, Wash.; four grandchildren, Rebecca Ryan, John Naisbitt, Rob and Christopher Erfurt; six great-grandchildren; and several cousins.
Following Claude’s wishes there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is caring for the family with these arrangements.
To view this obituary or leave an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
MOUNT VERNON — Kathleen Christine Kavanagh, 84, of Mount Vernon, died Sept. 14, 2006, at Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville. The North-Dilley Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
GOODING, Idaho — Beverly Walker died Monday, Sept. 11, 2006, in Gooding, Idaho, where she recently had moved from Mount Vernon, Ohio. She was born Sept. 13, 1951.
She is survived by her fiancé, Richard Kohnle of Idaho; her daughter, Megan, from Elyria, Ohio; her brother, Allen “Rusty” Walker of Evergreen, Colo.; and her sister, Jannie Walker Larsson of Stockholm, Sweden.
She had recently taken a teaching position in Gooding, Idaho. She had taught special needs children at the Mount Vernon Middle School for the past six years.
Services will be held at a later date. The Demaray Funeral Service in Gooding, Idaho, is in charge of the arrangements.