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Norma Clantz, 78, of Shiloh died February 28, 2014. Born September 28, 1935 in Millersburg, OH she was the daughter of Glen and Helen (Tharp) …

Mary L. Cypher, 89, of died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at The Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Ashland. Born July 24, 1924 in Mansfield, she was the…

Mildred Marguerite Mann Boehler, 97, of Ashland, passed away, Monday, May 26, 2014 at her residence - Lutheran Village.

Violet Grace Watson was born on Tuesday morning, June 24, 2014 and went home to be with Jesus. Her little life was a gift from God and brought…

Robyn Ann Kaiser, 55, of Ashland, passed away June 28, 2014 after a 15 month battle with brain cancer. She was born on October 22, 1958 to Wil…

Neoma "Jean" Sanders Holly Edwards, 85, of Mansfield, passed away Monday evening, June 30, 2014 at Hospice of North Central Ohio.

Phillip R. Byers, 77, of Ashland, died Sunday, July 13, 2014 at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Born Nov. 16, 1936 in Ashland…

Clifton Taylor Cornell, 95, of Jeromesville, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Hospice of North Central Ohio. He was born August 19, 1918…

Rick L. Pummell, 55, of Nova, Ohio, died unexpectedly Friday, August 8, 2014 at Samaritan Regional Health Care System. He was born February 20…

Proverbs 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make…

Dylan James Giles, 16, of Shelby, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at his residence.

Patricia Longden, 56, of Ashland, died early Saturday morning, Aug. 23, 2014 in Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. She was born Aug. 4, 1…

B. Lorraine Conger, 76, of Ashland, passed away early Monday morning, Sept. 22, 2014 at Brethren Care Village. She was born February 19, 1938,…

Barbara Schuttera Deter Garlick, 90, of Ashland, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 at Hospice House in Ashland. She was born July 26, 1924, in Ma…

Alice Martha Laughery, 97, of Ashland, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 at the Good Shepherd Home in Ashland. She was born Dec. 11, 1916, in Ashl…

Norma E. McKinley, 75, of Ashland passed away peacefully to the hands of the Lord Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at OhioHealth MedCentral Mansfie…

Richard D. "Rick" Itschner, 41, of Nova, died unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. He was surrounded by his family as he made his journey home…

Dorothy Louise (Horne) Bolin, 88, of Ashland, died Sunday, November 16, 2014, at Hospice of North Central Ohio. Dorothy was born in Panola Cou…

Joseph F. Dove, Jr., 78, of Adario, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 at his residence. Born Dec. 9, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of Jos…

Elizabeth (Betty) Adrianna Lugthart Tanner, 97, of Ashland, formerly of Fredericksburg and Weslaco, Texas, passed away peacefully in her sleep…

DeLoy Clantz, 82, of Shiloh, died January 3, 2015. Born February 26, 1932 in Plymouth, OH, he was the son of Russell and Helen (Payne) Clantz.…

Peggy S. Finley, 64, of Ashland, died unexpectedly Saturday, January 3, 2015 at her residence. Born July 26, 1950 in Hollandale, Mississippi, …

Arlyce E. Russ, 74, of Ashland, died Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at University Hospitals of Cleveland. Born December 7, 1940 in Monroe County, Oh…

Waynesville, NC--Erna M. Hinz, 94, of Waynesville, NC, left this earth and went to be present with her Lord on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at Ha…

Rollie Cooper, 56, of Ashland, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Samaritan Regional Health Care System. Born Augus…

Roy W. Phillips, 70, of Nelsonville, OH died Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home.  Born March 3, 1944 in Sullivan, he wa…

Darrell G. Greenhill, age 67, devoted administrator and member of Ashland Moose Lodge passed away Friday, February 6, 2015, at OhioHealth MedC…

Robert "Bob" Osborn Sr., 58, of Ashland, died February 20, 2015. Born May 5, 1956 in Newark, OH, he was the son of Robert A. and Florence (Wal…

ASHLAND, Ohio - Deanna L. Acker, 52, of Ashland, passed away March 19, 2015. Born September 24, 1962 in Ashland, she was the daughter of Gary …

Kimberly VanBremen, 57, of Ashland, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at her home. Born January 14, 1958 in Mansfield, she was …

Carolyn G. McDonald Shilling, 86, of Ashland, died Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at Samaritan Regional Health Care System. Born December 31, 1928 in…

Rose Anna Schramm (nee Nemeth), 90, passed away peacefully on June 6, 2015 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Ashland, Ohio, surrounded by her c…

Harold Joseph "Joe" Mercer, 77, of Ashland, died July 10, 2015. Born August 2, 1937 in Savannah, OH, he was the son of Harold Loren and Cather…

Col. (ret.) Margarete Di Benedetto M.D., 89, of Ashland, died July 25, 2015. Born October 27, 1925 in Alt Dobern, Germany, she was the daughte…

Donald F. Dunham, 71, of Ashland, died July 29, 2015. Born September 22, 1943 in Mansfield, he was the son of Robert Willis and Faye Oneta (Po…

Edward McDanel, 80, of Ashland, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at The Good Shepherd in Ashland. Born April 20, 1935 in Richland County, he was …

Dr. Peter William Schramm, 68, passed away peacefully, cared for by his wife and friends, at home in Ashland, Ohio, on Sunday, August 16, 2015.

E. Leona Miller, 91, of Ashland, Ohio, passed away late Saturday evening, August 29, 2015, at Hospice House in Ashland. She was born July 9, 1…

Robert "Bob" A. Meadows Sr., 75, of Sullivan, Ohio, passed away Friday morning, September 18, 2015, at Lodi Community Hospital. He was born Au…

Carolyn Daugherty of Ashland, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015 in Mansfield. Born Dec. 19, 1960 in Richland County, Ohio she was th…

Pamela Rhea Russell, 47, of Ashland, died Monday, Oct. 5, at her residence. Born June 17, 1968 in Mansfield, she was the daughter of Frank M. …

Pamela Rhea Russell, 47, of Ashland, died Monday, Oct. 5 at her residence. Born June 17, 1968 in Mansfield, she was the daughter of Frank M. R…

Barbara A. Mutsch, 93, of Ashland, died Sunday, October 25, 2015 at Samaritan Regional Health Care System. Born July 28, 1922, in Ashland, she…

Patricia Ann Beer, 68, of Mansfield, died Friday, October 30, 2015 at OhioHealth MedCentral Mansfield. Born May 8, 1947 in Spangler, Pennsylva…

Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Elva Pearl Knowlton, age 88, of Ashland, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at OhioHea…

Eleanor Claire Fossaceca, 19, of Ashland, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation following a courageous battle for the …

David Howard Fike, 84, of Ashland, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015 at Hospice House in Ashland. Born July 27, 1931 in Richland County, he was the s…

Theodore Welch "Ted" Jacobs, 89, of rural Ashland, died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 after an illness of several weeks.

James W. Trine, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 29, 2015. Jim wa…

Glenna Myers, 102, of Ashland, passed away early Thursday morning, Dec. 31, 2015, at Crystal Care Center in Ashland.

Daniel C. Mast, 69, of Mansfield, Ohio passed away surrounded by his family on Jan. 8, 2016, at Kingston of Ashland following an extended illn…

Edward J. Maresco, 92, of Euclid, died peacefully Friday, January 15, 2016, surrounded by his family. Born March 4, 1923 in Scranton, Pennsylv…

Kathleen Pearl Wells, 71, of Loudonville, Ohio, loving spouse of David Wells, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 in Ashland, Ohio.

Michael Neal "Mike" Pearce, 59, of Mount Gilead, passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016 at The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus.

Daniel J. Slagle, 66, of Ashland, died Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Hospice of North Central Ohio. Born October 26, 1949 in Toledo, Ohio, he…

Virginia M. May, 83, of Ashland, passed away Jan. 24, 2016, at Kingston of Ashland.

Lowell Arthur Patton, 79, of Ashland, passed away Friday, March 25, 2016 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus. He was born April 20, 1936, in H…

Lowell Arthur Patton, 79, of Ashland, passed away Friday, March 25 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.

Wayne Method, 88, of Ashland, died Sunday, May 22, 2016 at Hospice House in Ashland.

Norman Lee Baker, 65, of Mansfield, died Monday, May 30, 2016 at University Hospital Samaritan Medical Center.

Philip Di Benedetto, 85, of Ashland, died Friday, June 3, 2016 at Hospice House in Ashland. Born June 24, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York, he was t…

William "Billy" "Chill" A. Cruz, 29, of Ashland, died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center. Born June 14, 1…

Heather Dawn Newsome Blackwood, 47, of Sparta,Tennessee, was born January 27 1969 in Pikeville, Kentucky and went to see her Lord and Savior o…

Kenneth “Kenny” Krupp, 62, of Ashland, Ohio passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at Akron General Hospital. He was born in Mansfield, Ohio to…

Luana Smith Hower, 69, of Ashland, passed away early Saturday morning, August 27, 2016, at the Cleveland Clinic surrounded by her loving famil…

William James "Jim" Burke, Jr., 69, of Ashland, died Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at his home. Born August 19, 1947 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, h…

Andrew Louis Stoy, 95, husband of the late Eileen Stoy, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 in Ashland, Ohio.

Alice P. Yuengert, 79, of Ashland, Ohio, passed away Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, at Kingston of Ashland.

Gretchen Sue (Burns) Aten, 78, of Ashland, passed away Saturday evening, Oct. 1, 2016, at Hospice of North Central Ohio.

Anne Ernestine Emanuel, 69, of Ashland, died Friday, October 7, 2016 at Hospice of North Central Ohio. Born November 11, 1946 in Ashland, she …

Mary M. Shaver, 96, of Ashland, formerly of Barrackville, West Virginia, went to be with her Lord Saturday morning, Oct. 29, 2016.

Ronald P. Shoup, 76, of Polk, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Brethren Care Village in Ashland. Born April 12, 1940 in Ashland, Ohi…

On Nov. 21, 2016, Martha Louise Young, surrounded by family, passed away at her home joining her beloved husband, Emery, who preceded her in d…

Ernest "Ernie" R. Whitesel, 37, of Ashland, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 as a result of an automobile accident.

Robert E. King Jr., 74, of Ashland, Ohio passed away Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, with family by his side.

Rose M. Fulton Funk, 84, of Ashland, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 at Good Shepherd Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ashland.

Linda Marie Knowlton, 59, of Mansfield, passed away peacefully on Dec. 6, 2016 after a long and valiant battle against cancer.

Ronald Dale Kuttler, 71, of Ashland, passed away Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, at University Hospital Samaritan Medical Center.

Howard R. Webb, 87, of Ashland, passed away peacefully at Brethren Care Village, Wasen Center, on Dec. 20, 2016, after a well-fought battle wi…

Gary Wayne Thompson, 67, of Ashland, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017. Born February 26, 1949 in Montcoal, West Virginia, he was the son of…

Kenneth "Buck" Haberman, 80, of Nova, passed away with his family by his side Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Kingston of Ashland. Born December …

Twila Miller Herron Hill, 87, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

Helen V. Earley, 94, of Ashland, passed away Thursday afternoon, January 26, 2017, at Kingston of Ashland.

C. Dean Risser, 90, of Ashland, was ushered into the presence of our Lord Tuesday, February 2, 2017.

Michael W. Cameron, 64, of Ashland, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 from a battle with cancer.

Diane Kay (Pruner) Tucker, 69, of Mansfield, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.

Dorcas I. Castera , 93, of Ashland passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Brethren Care Village. Dorcas was born on September 13, 1923 in Ma…

William L. Jeffries Jr., 82, of Ashland, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017 at Brethren Care Village in Ashland.

Gloria A. Strine, 87, a lifelong resident of Ashland County, passed away peacefully Tuesday afternoon, April 4, 2017, following a long illness.

James L. Witmer, 77, of Ashland, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017 at his residence. Born March 10, 1940 in Ashland, he was the son of James L…

Craig E. Pyles, 46, of Ashland passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday, May 15, 2017.

Marilou Witmer, 74, of Ashland, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, following a year long battle with cancer.

Doris Louise Clark Stone passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, following a long and fulfilling life.

On Sunday, June 18, 2017, Father's Day, Teresa Diane Channell DeVore peacefully entered the loving arms of her Heavenly Father.

Nelson R. McNutt, 86, of Ashland, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Brethren Care Village from a lingering illness with his wife at his bedside.

Nora J. Cooper (also lovingly called "Maman" or "Mop"), 86, of Ashland passed away at Brethren Care Village on Saturday, September 2, 2017.

Dotty M. Irwin, 74, of Ashland passed away at University Hospital of Cleveland on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.

The indomitable spirit of Thurman E. "Wiener" Watkins faded away at the Cleveland Clinic on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, due to complications of li…

Ada Muriel Bryant, 87, of Mansfield, passed away Wednesday morning, Oct. 18, 2017, at her home. She was born July 3, 1930, in Corbin, Kentucky…

Sharon L. Petruna, 71, of West Salem passed away at Summa Health System on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017.

Mary Ellen Harris, 79, of Ashland, passed away late Friday evening, Nov. 3, 2017, at The Good Shepherd Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Dorothy A. Berry, 87, of Ashland, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at UH Samaritan Hospital in Ashland.

Nancy L. Cutlip, 64, of Brunswick, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at Southwest General Hospital after a short battle with glioblastoma.

Penelope "Penny" Koch, 72, of Ashland, peacefully passed away Wednesday morning, Nov. 15, 2017, at The Good Shepherd Skilled Nursing and Rehab…

Ruby Adline Blevins Holbrook joined her husband in heaven on Friday, Nov. 23, 2017. She had been residing at Brethren Care. Ruby was born Nov.…

Gaynelda Jean (Stull) Maffett, 96, of Perrysville, Ohio, passed away early Sunday morning, Nov. 26, 2017, at her home.

Edward Howard, 97, of Sandusky, Ohio, died Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at the Ohio Veterans Home.

MaryLou (Emmer) Conley, 81, of Ashland passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Monday, January 8, 2018. MaryLou was bor…

Paul L. Chorpening, 97, of Ashland, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at his residence.

Earl Jacob Lang Sr. passed away on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Lutheran Village. Earl was born on Feb. 28, 1917 to Raphael J. and Teresa R. (Br…

Donald L. Walters, 89, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at Brethren Care Nursing Home.

Jean L. Hignett, 71, of Ashland, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018.

Douglas W. Deane, 76, of Ashland, passed away Monday afternoon, Jan. 29, 2018, at UH Samaritan Medical Center in Ashland.

Kathleen Ann Hoffman Sackett returned to her Saviour’s side Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 following a massive stroke.

Betty E. Vesper, 91, of Ashland, passed away Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Mt. Carmel West in Columbus. Born December 30, 1926 in Mansfield, …

Lucille I. Norris, 87, of Mansfield, passed away Saturday morning, Feb. 10, 2018, at UH Samaritan Hospital in Ashland.

Marshall Dean Figley, 74, of Ashland, passed away early Friday morning, February 16, 2018, at The Good Shepherd Skilled Nursing and Rehabilita…

Thomas Jefferson “T.J.” Bowling, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at the UH Samaritan Medical …

Bernard Ray “Sarge” Sargent was born in Ashland, Ohio on June 3, 1933. His parents were Herbert Ray and Frances Dawson Sargent. The Homerville…

Sharon A. Repp, 69, of Ashland passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018 at her home. She was born on April 20, 1948 in Berne, Indiana. She was the…

Jack M. Kelley, 69, of Ashland passed away at UH Samaritan Medical Center on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Jack was born on November 25, 1948 in A…

Kathleen Betty Weaver, 96, of Ashland, passed away Sunday afternoon, March 18, 2018, at Brookwood Place in Ashland, Ohio.

William "Bill" L. Pfahler, 71, of Ashland, went Home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at University Hospitals in Cle…

Richard L. "Pete" Peterson, 77, of Ashland, passed away on Monday, May 14, 2018 at his home. Pete was born on November 11, 1940 in Ashland, Oh…

Carl L. Strine, 88, of Ashland, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Colonial Manor Nursing Home.

Yvonne M. "Granny G" Goschinski, 81, of Ashland, was peacefully led home by the precious hand of her Lord on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, in her home…

Sherry Cooke, 71, of Ashland, passed away Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Cloyd W. "Dutch" Shilling, Sr., 90, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, August 23, 2018 at The Good Shepherd Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation.…

Ronald K. Schuster, 80, of Elyria, passed away peacefully with his family by his side Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, at University Hospital in Elyria.

William "Buck" Dials, 71, of Ashland, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019 at his home.

Twila June Alger, 73, of Ashland, passed away at Kingston of Ashland on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. Twila was born on June 26, 1945 in Johnstown,…

Hilde Guenther, 91, of Ashland, passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at her residence.

Austin E. Smiley, 19, of New London, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Born April 23, 1999 in Cleveland, Ohio, he was …

David J. Strub, of Ashland passed away at his home on the last weekend of March. Born August 8, 1936 in Clinton, Iowa, he was the son of A.L. …

Keith G. Sexton, 56, of Ashland, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019 at UH Ashland Hospital. Keith was born on July 21, 1962 in Cleveland, O…

On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, Russell Lyle Channell went home to be with his Savior Jesus, while surrounded by his close family. Russ had a str…

Elise A. Valentine, 84, of Ashland, passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019 in Marietta, Ohio. Born April 6, 1935 in Bluffton, Ohio, she was the d…