Ruth Bemis Memorial notice
MOUNT VERNON — A memorial service for Ruth Thomas Bemis will be held Saturday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Gambier. Burial will be in Kenyon College Cemetery. A reception will follow in Gund Commons at Kenyon College. The officiants will be the Revs. Donald L. Rogan and Helen Svoboda-Barber.
Annis Marie Hancock
SUNBURY — Annis Marie Hancock, 91 of Sunbury passed away Monday evening, Oct. 9, 2006, at Riverside Methodist Hospital.
She was born on April 22, 1915, in Berkshire Township in Delaware County to the late Ezra and Callie (Hagaman) Grove. A graduate of Sunbury High School Class of 1933, she had been resident of Sunbury for 69 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Sue (Larry) Butterfield of Sunbury; several grandchildren including, Jeff (Michelle), Mark (Lori) Butterfield and Vicki (Mike) Fry; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandsons; several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends at Rainbow Place, where she had resided for 19 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Clarence, in 1997; a son, Lawrence in 1985; and brothers, Sterling, Stanley Grove and Sister Eunadelle.
Friends may call Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, in Sunbury, where services will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Brian Grove officiating. Burial will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society or Heart Association. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
MOUNT VERNON — Gisele McHenry, 49, of Mount Vernon passed away Tuesday evening, Oct. 10, 2006, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon. The North-Dilley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.