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August 5, 1974

The Daily Reporter from Dover, Ohio · Page 5

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Obituaries Mon., Aug. 6,1974 A-i Oliver Metzger, Ivor E. ex-postmaster, is dead at 83 Oliver C. Metzger, who retired in 1961 after serving 10 years as postmaster at Strasburg, died earty today In the Royal Haven Nursing Home at Strasburg. He was 83. Residing at 139 4th st. SW, Strasburg, before entering the nursing home, he resided in that town 55 years. He was an outstanding farmer for many years and for a time instructed OI farm training classes at Dundee. A Marine Corps veteran of World War I, he became postmaster early in 1951, succeeding Ralph Sundheimer, who had been acting postmaster since the death of Chester Hostetler in 1948. Born in Oldtown Valley, he was a son of the late Henry and Tablth Kite Metzger. His wife, Belva, died seven years ago. They had no children. He was a member of Cypress Chapter 604 of Masons, the American Legion and St. John's United Church of Christ. He was a former member of the Strasburg Dramatic Club. Services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Steffe Funeral Home, where friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. Rev. William Homeister will officiate and burial will be in Grandview Cem- tery at Strasburg. Dover native's 17-year-old son dies while hiking Timothy R. Carlson, 17, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert H. Carlson of 1379 Canterbury rd., Westlake, collapsed and died July 29 while hiking on a mountain near Buena Vista, Colo. Mrs. Carlson is the former Doris Judy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Judy of Rocky River, formerly of Dover. Timothy apparently suffered cardiac arrest while hiking at 14,000 feet on Mt. Bedford, according to the Chaffee County sheriff's department. A helicopter from Ft. Carson arrived on the mountain about 4Vz hours after the youth collapsed. Timothy had been staying at a guest ranch north of Buena Vista in central Colorado. He was hiking with four instructors and three other guests of the ranch when he collapsed. One of the instructors administered mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and heart massage while qther members of the party went to Granite, Colo., for help. Members of his family said Timothy was believed to be in excellent health and had no history of heart ailments. He would have been a senior at Westlake High. Timothy also is survived by two brothers, Gary and Chris, and a sister, Jeanna. Charles Noble MILLERSBURG —Charles M. Noble, 89, of Washington st., who resided in New Philadelphia until 1931, died this morning in Roker Nursing Home at Alliance after a two-year illness. Born in Brilliant, a son of the late Grant and Alice Conway Noble, he retired in 1949 as an employe of U.S. Steel Corp. at Canton. His wife, Hazel, died in 1942. Surviving are three sons and a daughter, Roy of Pittsburgh, Donald of Detroit and Paul and Mrs. William (Arvella) Banks, both of Canton; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services will be Wednesday at 1:30 in Toland-Herzig Funeral Home at Dover with Rev. Oden Haynes officiating. Burial will be in East Avenue Cemetery in New Philadelphia. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 7 to 9. Sebastian J. Rail Friends have received word of the death of Sebastian J. Rail, formerly of RD 1, Dover, who died of cancer Saturday after an illness of 18 months. Rail served in World War 11 and in Korea. Survivors include his widow, Angie, and two daughters, Sally and Penny. The Rails resided at 13902 Clifton blvd., Lakewood, 12 years. Burial was to be in Arlington National Cemetery at Washington. Ivor E. Penrod, 54, of RD 4, New Philadelphia, was pronounced dead on arrival at Union Hospital Sunday night following an apparent heart attack. Born In New Philadelphia, he was a son of Mary Glass Penrod of ferre Haute, Ind., and the late John Penrod. He was a member of Dover Eagles and was an employe of Motor Freight. Surviving are his widow, the former Thelma Inherst; three daughters, Mrs. Robert (Caroline) Trachsel of RD 1, Dover, Mrs. John (Sandra) Graselll and Judy of the home; a sister, Mrs. Arthur (Dorothy) Lyon of Greencastle, Ind., and five granddaughters. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother. Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. in Kaserman-Naylor Funeral Home with Elder Glenn Carlisle officiating. Burial will be in East Avenue Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 at the funeral home where Dover Eagles will conduct memorial services at 7. Mrs. Reba Culbertson COSHOCTON — Mrs. Reba Jasner Culbertson, 82, of RD 4 died Sunday in Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient two days. Born in Berlin, Germany, she came to the U.S. when she was five years old. A member of the Golden Agers Club of Wilmington, Del., she was of the Jewish faith, Her husband, Lawrence, died in 1932. Surviving are a foster daughter, Mrs. Jane Gingery of West Lafayette; four foster grandchildren and 11 foster great- grandchildren. A son preceded her in death. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 2 in Grove Street Cemetery at New London with Rev. George Minton officiating. There are no calling hours in Free Funeral Home, which had charge of local arrangements. Kenneth D. Marlor MAGNOLIA - Kenneth D. (Carp) Marlor, 49, of 560 Merges rd. died Friday in Memorial Hospital at Cumberland, Md., after becoming ill while attending the Cumberland fair. He had been under a doctor's care. He was a life resident here and a veteran of the Navy in World War II. Surviving are his widow, Carol Steigerwald Marlor; a daughter, Kim, of the home; parents, Joseph and Ethel Cowley Marlor of here, and four brothers and two sisters, George of Canton, Samuel of Zoarville, William of East Canton, Robert, Mrs. Donald (Mary) Cowley and Miss Dorcas Marlor of here. Services will be Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in McCreery-Finefrock Funeral Home with Rev. Clifford Hughes officiating. The body will be cremated. Friends may call tonight from 7 to 9 at the funeral home. Gennaro Mastroianni WAYNESBURG — Gennaro Mastroianni, 76, of Maple st. died Sunday in Doctors Hospital after a long illness. He was born in Italy to Pietro and Maria Mastroianni and came to this area in 1922. He was a member of St. James Catholic Church and was a retired kiln fireman foe Whitacre-Greer Fireproofing Corp. plant here. Surviving are his widow, Rosa Asturino Mastroianni, and two brothers, Francesco of here and Giovanni of Italy. Mass of Christian burial will be said Wednesday at 10 a.m. in St. James Church with Fr. Giles Nealen officiating. Burial will be in Sandy Valley Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at McCreery-Finefrock Funeral Home at Magnolia, where rosary will be prayed at. 8 p.m. Buxton services CANTON — Services for Ralph E, Buxton, 59, of 2822 Coventry blvd. NE, were to be held today in the Reed Funeral Home. Burial was to be in Forest Hill Cemetery. He died Friday in his home after suffering an apparent heart attack. Born in Scio, he lived in Canton most of his life. He was an inspector for Babcock & Wilcox for 25 years and was a member of Canton Moose Lodge 223 and Floyd Hughes Post 693 VFW. He was an army veteran of World War II. Surviving are his widow, Eleanor, five stepdaughters and two stepsons, a brother and three sisters, a half-brother and half-sister and 13 grandchildren. YES...NOW...you can RENT a quality MAICO Hearing Aid! Now you can TRY BEFORE YOU BUY! It's the sensible way to find out what kind of help a hearing aid can offer you. RENT a new MAICO aid for 30 days at a moderate rental charge. IF YOU DECIDE TO KEEP THE AID, THE FULL RENTAL COST IS APPLIED TO YOUR PURCHASE. If not, your only investment is the rental charge, and there is NO FURTHER OBLIGATION. Call or write for full information. A COMPLETE Hearing Aid Service! • 20 All-Transistor Models - All Styles • Complin Tasting Facilities • Exclusive Precision Ear fitting • Service • Batteries • Accessories Name MAICO-MORGAN HEARING AID SERVICE Phone 364-1717 215 Wilt High Ave NawPhila City... State. Robert F, Logan DENNISON - Robert F. Logan, 70, of Toledo, a former resident here, died Saturday following a five-year Illness. A retired railroad employe, he was the son of William F. and Orllla Cecil Logan. He was a member of the Christian Church and the Masonic Lodge at Toledo. Surviving are his widow, Mary; two sons and a daughter, Robert of Columbus, Richard of Sandusky and Mrs. Beatrice Ohms of Fremont; three sisters and a brother, Mrs. Earl (Mildred) Baker of RD 2, Uhrlchsvllle, Mrs. Dorothy Meredith and Mrs. Arthur (Helen) Flnni- cum of here and Cecil of New Castle, Pa., and nine grandchildren. Memorial services will be Tuesday at 7:30p.m. In the Toledo Christian Church. There will be no calling hours. Emma Fowler UHRICHSVILLE - Mrs. Emma D. Fowler, 69, of RD 1, Newport, was dead on arrival at Twin City Hospital this morning after suffering an apparent heart attack. Born in Dutch Valley, she was a daughter of Elmer and Sarah J. Dorsey Harmon. She was a life resident of the area and was employed by the Twin City Nursing Home here. Her husband, James E., died in 1953. Surviving are three sons and four daughters, James of Battle Creek, Mich., William of Clearfield, Utah; Mrs. James (Vivian M.) Porter of Port Washington, Mrs. Clarence (Eileen),Tedrick, with whom she resided, Mrs. Walter (Alma) Smith of RD 1, Mrs. Don (Lillian) Edwards of RD 2, and Howard all of here; three sisters, Mrs. Harry (Florence) Hutsonof RD2, Mrs. Jessie Burns and Mrs. Anna Lindsay, all of here; 32 grandchildren and, two great-grandchildren. A daughter, son, three brothers and a sister preceded her in death. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Uhrich-Hostettler Funeral Home. Virgil H. Ebersbach GNADENHUTTEN - Virgil H. Ebersbach, 39, of 307 Tuscarawas av. died Saturday in the emergency room at Twin City Hospital after suffering a heart attack in his home. The son of Shelby and Claris Chambers Ebersbach of Zanesville, who survive, he was associated with his father and brother, Kenneth of Newcomerstown, in the operation of Gnadenhutten Gas and Oil Co. and Echo Drilling. Surviving, in addition to his parents and brother, are his widow, Opal Wineman Ebersbach; two sons and a daughter, Virgil Jr. of RD 1 and Douglas L. and Cindy L. of the home; a sister, Mrs. Juanita Wineman of Zanesville, and a grandson. Services will be Wednesday at 1:30 in Botimer-Thozeski Funeral Home, where friends may call Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Rev. Melvin Klokow will officiate and burial will be in Gnadenhutten Cemetery. Mrs. Sheridan Gram GNADENHUTTEN - Mrs. Sheridan (Ella Mae) Gram, 69, of 225 N. Chestnut st., died suddenly Sunday at 9:45 a.m: after suffering an apparent heart attack. Born in Guernsey County, she was a daughter of George and Laura E. Peoples. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Ted of Uhrichsville and Gerald of here; five sisters and three brothers, Mrs. Arlie (Margaret) Smyth of Newcomerstown, Mrs. John (Lucille) Weaver of here, Mrs. Leroy (Dorothy) Huff of Canton, Mrs. George (Maxine) Erwin and Mrs. Barbara Daughter of Coshocton, Virgil Peoples of Marysville, Harold of RD 1, West Lafayette, and Russell of Newcomerstown, and four grandchildren. Three sisters and a brother are deceased. Services will be Tuesday at 2 in Ourant Funeral Home at Newcomerstown where friends may call tonight from 7 to 9. Rev. William 0. Calvert will officiate and burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery at Newcomerstown. 2-week workshop on resources to close on Friday The 1974 Community Resource Workshop sponsored by the Tuscarawas County Chamber of Commerce will close Friday with a Red Carpet luncheon at the Delphian Motor Inn in New Philadelphia. Speaker for the luncheon will be Dean Gould, vice president and general manager of the Marlite Division of Masonite Corp. He will discuss the free enterprise system and the present image of business in the U. S. Three teachers who have been attending the workshop will present their reactions to the two-week program. Directed by Prof. Fred Kucera of Kent State University, the workshop has been meeting at the Tuscarawas Campus of Kent State. Teachers enrolled in the program have also visited area industry and heard speakers on various phases of business and economics. Band drills slated Dover High's Red and Grey band, directed by Robert Lyon, will hold rehearsals on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the high school. Disinterest frustrates youth searching for American MIAs DOVtR-NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)— Mark Shoemaker, 19, has returned home frustrated after a world tour talking with officials about American sollders still miss- Ing in Southeast Asia. Shoemaker was among a dozen 18-24-year-olds who spent nearly a month talking to officials in Saigon, France, Russia, Sweden, Laos, Thailand, Hong Kong and Japan. "We took one million signatures with us. But maybe it will take three million," Shoemaker said. "Granted, some place crashes will never be found. Some men will never be accounted for. But there's just so many that can be," hi added. Shoemaker said that of more than 1,300 Americans missing in Southeast Asia, the government has proof that 58 were once alive In Communist hands. But when questioned, the Communist officials said, "we don't have any knowledge of this," Shoemaker said. "They skip over it by simply saying they have released all the prisoners," he said. Shoemaker said when they asked a spokesman for the Lao Patriotic Front why his country won't release Emmet Kay, an American who was forced to land his plane in Laos in May 1973, the spokesman said, "We have too many other Important things to do before we bother about him." Shoemaker said the spokesman told the group Kay had violated the cease- fire. The youths said they thought many foreign leaders agreed to see them simply because they were curious about meeting American teenagers, or "thought it would look good," Shoemaker said. But after three members of the group talked to the North Vietnamese in Paris, they refused to let them into Hanoi or see them again In* Saigon, Shoemaker said. J ». "They were apparently* shocked that we knew so much," he said, He criticized member* of the Joint Central Commla-' sion to Implement the Ac-jj cord and the Joint Casualty. Resolution Committee for; not pushing the Communists' harder. '>. 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