SUNBURY — Theodore R. Ashbaugh, 91, of Sunbury died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Countryview of Sunbury.
He was born Dec. 5, 1916, in East Liverpool to the late Theodore R. and Georgia K. (Paul) Ashbaugh. A disabled U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he had resided in the Sunbury area since 1959. On Saturday, Jan. 19, his wife of almost 67 years, Gladys V. (Smith) Ashbaugh, whom he married on Jan. 22, 1941, followed him in death.
He is survived by daughters, Janice Jones of East Liverpool and Joyce (Bob) Wiese; sons, George (Ginny) Ashbaugh of Jacksonville, Fla., and Terry (Carol) Ashbaugh of Malta, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Virginia Price.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by great-granddaughter, Shawna Michelle Wiese.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury. Graveside services will be held at a later date in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to Odyssey Hospice, 540 Officecenter Pl., Suite 100, Gahanna, OH 43230. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.