Mount Vernon News
  • Frances Wood Sumption

  • September 15, 2010

MARENGO — Frances (Bechtol) Wood Sumption, 101, Marengo area centurion, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at Bennington Glen.

She was born in Coshocton on Jan. 10, 1909, to the late Leonard and Cora (Lowe) Bechtol. For over 30 years she worked in the payroll department of Ross Laboratory.

Survivors include daughter, Karen (Jack) Fishburn; son, Kendall (Madonna) Wood; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by husbands, Richard Wood and Milton Sumption; brother, Raymond Bechtol; and sister, Edna Eberwine.

Friends may call Thursday 2-4 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Marengo, where services will follow at 4 p.m., with the Rev. Dr. Lucian Baker officiating. Interment will follow in Bloomfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Hospice of Morrow County, 228 South St., Mount Gilead, OH 43338. Condolences:

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