In this section I have posted some of the recent obituaries I have received as well as some of the obituaries clippings I have for many years in my numerous folders. If you would like to have the obituary posted for any Corll related member of your family then e mail it to PaulRCorll@Comcast.Net BE SURE TO SCROLL DOWN TO THE ACTUAL OBITURARIES
Robert W.Corll; Lewis R. Corll; Raymond E. Corll, Mrs.Julia Mitler,William Henry Koenreich, Victoria May nee Corll Koenreich,Edith P.Kimerle (Eda) Yeager, George Kimerle, Esther B. (Kimerle) Chubb, Myron M. Corll, David A. Lindsay, Ward D.Lynn, Mrs. Benjamin McGown. Howard E. Yeager, Mrs. Isaac Clay, Haward Marigold, Mrs. Eliza A.Handwork, Mrs. Susanna Blott, Martin Crum, Almedus Lynn, Mrs. Almira Morse, Mrs. Peter Konzem, Nelson Corll, Mrs. Mary Alice Corll, Lydia Forney Corll. David Corll, Charles C. Corll,Helen Upole Kimmel,Viola G. Sheesley,
The above obituariies are at the end of this list:
PaulCrum: Paul Crum age 53 Oct.25,1897 to Sept.18,1951, was found hanging from the rafters in the garage of his Tippecanoe Road home Tuesday morning. Dr. David Belinkym,county coroner, ruled the death a sucicide and said Crum had apparently hanged himself Sunday night. Born Oct. 25,1897. in Canfield Twp., he was the son of Austin and Lulu (Corll) Crum, He had lived in the locality his entire life, where he farmed. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Cornersburg, OH. Several cousins survive. Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon at the Williams Funeral Home and burial made in the Zion Cemetery. Burial Sept.20,1951 Cornersburg Lutheran Cemetery, Boardman Twp. Mahoning Co.,OH. (source: Mahoning Dispatchl Ref. J. Neff).
Clyde H. Corll: (source-Youngstown Vindicator Sat. Feb. 2,1945) (Ref:B.Orr) Clyde H.Corll, age 69, died of cerebral hemorrage at 9 p.m. Friday in the home of his son Raymond Corll of Tippicanoe Rd. Mr. Corll was born in Canfield Twp. Oct.25,1876, a son of Nathan and Catherine Corll, He was a former foreman for the county highway dept. and a member of the Zion Lutheran Church of Cornersburg. He leaves five daughters: Mrs. Neva Moore of Tippicanoe Rd.; Miss Vera Corll of E. Palestine; Mrs. Clarence Engberg of Mineral Ridge, Mrs. Joseph Chervony and Mrs. Logan Gatchell, both of Boardman; three sons: Vernon Corll and Harry Corll of Columbiana and Raymond of Tippicanoe and 13 grandchildren. Funeral aervics will be held at 2 pm in the Williams Funeral Home in Canfield.
Frank Corll: Frank Corll was born Nov.30,1848 in Cornersburg,OH, the son of Peter and Mary Alice (Rupright) Corll. He was a retired farmer and had lived in Cornersburg his entire life. Mr. Corll was married in 1871 to Mary M. Lynn. She died Mar. 17,1912.He was a member of the Reformed Church in Canfield,OH. and was widely known throughout the county. Besides his children he leaves five grandchildren and two great grandchildren, Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 am at the Cornersburg Lutheran Church. Rev.J.W.Kratz will officiate. Interment will be in the Canfield Mausoleum. The body will be taken to the home of his daughter Mrs. James Smith on the Austintown-Canfield Road;Tuesday morning. Nov.14,1926.
Mary Lynn Corll: (source-Youngstown Vindicator Mon. Mar.18,1912) Mrs. Mary Lynn Corll, age 58, wife of Frank Corll, died Monday at her home near Cornersburg,OH. Survivors : C.C. Corll; Earl W. Corll; Mrs. J.A. Smith; Mrs. W.F. Creed of Hubbard. William Lynn of Boardman and Mrs. Louis Peters are brother and sister. Mrs. Corll was a member of the Zion Church in Canfield, Her marriage occured in 1871. Funeral services Thursday from the Lutheran Church in Cornersburg. Rev. W.J. Kratz officiating. Internment at Mausoleum in Canfield,OH.
Sarah Ann (Neff) Corll: (Ref. J.Neff)(source:Mahoning Dispatch-Mar.5,1926): Sarah Ann nee Neff, Mrs Cornelius John Corll, July 29,1853 to Feb.23, 1926 Mrs. Sarah A.Corll, 72, wife of Cornelius Corll, died last week at her home west of Smith Cirners after a long illness. She was an excellent woman and had many friends. She is survived by her husband and one brother Eli Neff of Austintown. Funeral services were held from the Smith Corners Evangelical Church of which she was a member with burial in the nearby cemetery.
Charles Corll: (source-Mahoning Dispatch,Fri.May 24,1940) (Ref. J. Neff): Friends and neighbors were sorry to hear of the death of Charles Corll, 69, farmer and resident of Austintown Twp. all his life. who died Monday. Mr. Corll was born inb Austintown Twp. Oct.14,1870 and married Jennie Gibbons Oct.20, 1894. Besides his wife, he leaves two sons, Lewis of Wickliffe and Francis Corll of Smith Corners and two grandchildren, He was the last member of his family. Funeral service was conducted Wednesday from the Williams Funeral Home in Canfield, (Interment is in the Smith Corners Cenetery, Row 16, May 22,1940).
Jennie A.,nee Gibbons Corll (Source-Mahoning Dispatch Fri. July 10,1942) (Ref. J.Neff): Jennie A. Gibbons Corll Mar. 11,1876 to July 3,1942: 68y,3m, 23d. Mrs. Charles Corll, 68, a lifelong resident of Smith Corners and vicinity, died of diabetes Friday in South Side unit of Youngstown Hospital after an illness of one year. Mrs. Corll was born in Beaver Twp. Mar.11,1876 and was a life member of the Smith Corners Evangelical Church. Her husband died two years ago. Surviving are two sons Francis of Smith's Corners and Lewis H. of Youngstown,OH., two sisters: Mrs. William McGowan of Canfield TWP and Mrs. William Shaffer of Salem; two brothers Fred Gibbons of Salem and Brinton Gibbons of Beloit, and two grandchildren. Funeral services were held in the Smith Corner's Evangelical Church Monday afternoon.
Lilah Mae Witherstine: (source:Youngstown VindicatornWed.Feb.19,1997) Lilah Mae Witherstine,82, Austintown,OH of Forest Hill Drive, died Tuesday afternoon in Northside Medical Center. Mrs.Witherstine was born Feb.9,1915 in Mattoon, ILL., a daughter of Edward and Nellie Knight. She was a homemaker and a member of the Wickliffe Christian Church. She leaves a husband Vernon, whom she marrried Oct.17,1975, a son Thomas T. Tyler of Herndon, VA; three daughters Mrs., Beverly A. Granite of Columbus; Mrs. Fae M. Terwilleger of Bowling Green,KY; and Mrs. Deborrah Richardson of Holts Summit, MO; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Two half sisters and a brother are deceased. Memorial services will be at 10 am Thursday in the church. Arrangements are by the Lane Funeral Home, Austintown,OH.
Mrs. Andrew Pantea: (source-Youngstown Vindicator, Sat. Sept. 26,1970) Services will be held at 1:30 pm, Monday at the Lane Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel for Mrs. Lana V. Pantea, 56 of 148587 S. Madey. San Fernando,CA., who died Thursday in the Holy Cross Hospital, San Fernando. Mrs. Pantea was born Nov. 6, 1913, in Youngstown, a daughter of William J. and Nora (CORLL) Rupright. She was a member of the Wickcliffe Presbyterian Church. Her husband Andrew died in 1966. She leaves six sisters: Mrs. Ada Dobie of Salem. Mrs. Vera Critser of Sylmar,CA; Mrs. Hattie Jones of Burbank,CA.; Mrs. Virginia Conrad of San Francisco; and Mrs. Edna Neff and Mrs. Gladys Kochera .both of Granada Hill, CA; and three brothers: Carl Rupright of Austintownl Robert of Greenford; and Richard of North Hollywood,CA.
Francis F. Stroup (Ref. Jennifer Neff): Francis F. Stroupo, 1869 to Oct.13,1910, North Jackson,OH, age 41 years, was fatally injured last Thursday evening at 9:40 o'clock by falling under a Pennsylvania passenger train at Alliance,OH. Both legs were cut off above the ankles. He had started for Pittsburg. The funeral was held Sunday from the M.E.Church at 11 o'clock. About 500 people attended. Burial was on Oct.16,1910 North Jackson Cem., North Jackson, Mahoning CO., OH
Harold Francis Stroup: (Ref. J. Neff) Harold Stroup, son of Francis Stroup, ca 1908 to Mar.31,1926, age 18. (Source: Mahoning Dispatch- April 9,1926): North Jackson,OH. Harold Stroup son of Francis Stroup died last Wednesday and was buried Saturday. He was sick two months with complications. He was born and reared here and had a wide circle of friends. He leaves his mother. His father (see above) was killed 15 years ago. Burial was on Apr.3, 1926 in the North Jackson Cem., N.Jackson, OH.
Charlie Stroup (Ref.J. Neff; source Mahoning Dispatch July 17,1936) North Jackson: Charlie Stroup of Youngstown,OH ,son of Homer Stroup of this place, died Monday morning of complications. Burial was July ,1936 North Jacksob Cem., N.Jackson, OH
Ella Stroup (ref. J. Neff; source Mahoning Dispatch Apr.28,1916) North Jackson: Ella nee Goldner, Mrs. Isaac Stroup died April 14,1916 in Kansas. Word was received on April 18th. She formerly lived in this township but had lived in Kansas a number of years. She leaves her husband, Isaac Stroup, one son and several grandchildren in Kansas and a brother and other relatives of this place.
Susan nee Kistler Stroup: (source-Mahoning Dispatch Sept.18,1925; ref/ J.Neff): Mrs. Homer A. Stroup, Aug.19, 1862 to Sept., 1925, 73 years, died last week of complications at the home of her daughter, Mrs. R.M. Wehr, in Youngstown,Ohio. and funeral services were held from the Reformed Lutheran Church in this place(N.Jackson) Thursday afternoon with burial in the nearby cemetery. Deceased was born in Newton Falls, Aug.19,1862 and two years ago married to Homer A. Stroup of North Jackson which had been her home since marriage. She was loved and respected by all who knew her. She is survived by her husband and four childrenL Mrs. Mary Rose of Girard; Mrs. Ivy Wehr and Charles Stroup of Youngstown; Mrs. Clara Fowler of North Jackson; a sister Mrs. Lottie Beck and a brother Dallas Kistler of Newton Falls, Burial was Sept.17,1925, North Jackson Cem. Sec.,4, row 3, North Jackson, Mahoning CO., OH.
William E. Stroup: (source-Mahoning Dispatch July 12,1912; ref. J.Neff) William E. Stroup, ca 1871 to July,1912, 41 years of age, Cleveland, OH. ; the body of William Stroup of Cleveland was brought to North Jackson for burial, Wednesday. Death was due to Scarlet Fever, spinal meningitis and rheumatism. Mr. Stroup was sick only a few days. He was the son of H.A. Stroup and was 41 years of age. Memorial services were held Sunday in the M.E. Church at 11 o'clock. Burial was July 10,1912, North Jackson Cem., sec.2,row 16. N.Jackson.Mahoning CO., OH.
John W. Stroup (source=Warren Tribune Chronicle, Warren, OH Aug.29,1979) North Bloomfield-John W. Stroup, age 60, 2685 Kinsman Rd, NE (Greene TWP.) was pronounced dead on arrival at the Warren General Hospital at 8 pm Tuesday. He was born Gec.25, 1918 in North Jackson, the son of Alvin E. and Anna Belle (Hamer) Stroup. A resident here 15 years, coming from Bazetta Twp., Mr. Stroup was employed as a crane operater by the Copperweld Steel Corp., Warren ,29 years, retiring in 1969. He was a CB operator and his handle was "Uncle John." He was a member of Western Reserve and 17 Alpha CB Clubs of Warren; Trumbull CO. Disabled Am. Vets Ch. 11; Greene VTW Post 3967 and Greene Twp. Fire,am's Association, and was an honorary member of the United Steelworkers Local 2245. Mr. Stroup was an Army vet. of WWll. Survivors include his wife Ereawanna S.(Wheeler) Stroup; whom he married Feb.12, 1954; a son Kenneth D. Davis of San Antonio; a sister Mrs. Ralph (Ethel Mae) Kincaid if Warren; two brothers Evan of Lordstown and Thomas of Greene; and six grandchildren. A son and a grandson preceded him in death. Services will be Saturday at 1 pm at the Shafer-Winans and Love Funeral Home, Cortland. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cem.
Irvine Neff: (source-Youngstown Vindicator 9-15-1958; ref. J.Neff): Irvine Neff, husband of Emma nee Kagrise,b.Feb. 27,1874 died Sept.12,1958; age 84. of 369 Arlington St., a retired self-employed carpenter, died at 2:15 pm Sunday at the Commodore Nursing Home., 1625 Allison Ave. Mr. Neff was born Feb.27, 1874 in Austintown Twp., a son of George and Angeline (Corll) Neff and lived in this vicinity all his life. He was a member of the Boardman Christian Church and Youngstown Society for the Blind. His wife, the former Emma Kagrise died in 1937. He leaves a step-daughter Mrs. Carrie Samuels with whom he made his home; a brother Horace of Youngstown, and two step-brothers-Ivan and Arthur Neff, both of CA; two grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 om Wednesday at the Shriver-Allison North Side Funeral Home where friends may call from 7-9-pm Tuesday. Burial Sept.17, 1958 New Four Nile Run Cem., Sec.3, row 2 Austintown Twp., Mahoning CO., OH
Clyde E. Corll: (Ref.Intelligencer : Lancaster.PA 4-27-2007; Bob Orr): Clyde Corll,age 90, of Mt. Joy went home to be with the Lord on Wed.,Apr.25, 2007 at his residence. Born in Youngstown,OH. he was the son of the late Clyde E. and Sarah (Brown) Corll.. Clyde was the husband of the late Maude (Buller) Corll who died in 2004. They were happily married for 38 years. Clyde was an avid hunter and especially enjoyed hunting and walking in the Gold Mine area. He also enjoyed fixing things up like bicycles for the neighborhood children. Clyde was a jovial man with a great sense of humor and he loved to tell stories of his life. He also enjoyed his cat Sissy, and raising pigeons in his earlier years. After 25 years as a weaver Clyde retired from the former Hoyt Wire Cloth Co., in Lancaster. He loved life and will be sorely missed by everyone, but we know where he is walking in Heaven on the streets of gold. He is survived by a sister-in-law Betty Corll of Harrisburg, a niece Donna, wife of Cere Galb of Mt.Joy, nephews Ron,husband of Geri Corll of Mt. Joy, Brian, husband of Donna Corll of Mechanicsburg, John Martin Corll of Mountville, two great nieces ; two great nephews, one great great niece, four sister-in-laws Elverta Kissinger, Pauline Waters, Jean Robinson, Margo Buller and many nieces and nephews on the Buller side of the family. He was preceded in death by three brothers: George. Berwood and Jacob; and a sister Esther Kayler.Hellig Funeral Home; burial in Henry Eberle Cem. in Mt.Joy.(last part edited)
John Carl: (source-Gratiot County Herald, Thur. Sept.1,1921)John Carl Jr.,one of the pioneer settlers of Seville Twp.,died at his home here Monday evening. Mr. Carl has been in poor health for some time. The funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the Center Church conducted by the Rev.Tanner of Vestaburg and internment was made in the Center Cem. He leaves a wife,six children and many other relatives and friends. (editor note of Paul R. Corll: John Carl was the son of John Corll,Jr. and Hannah Forney who from Austintown, Ohio migrated to Michigan. The lineage in Ohio spell their surname CORLL instead of CARL.)
Jennie F. Carl: (source-Gratiot County Herald Oct.2,1941) Aged Riverdale lady found dead. Funeral services were held Saturday at the Seville Center Church for Mrs. Jennie F. Carl, 80. who died suddenly at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Richard Scramlin,. Although Mrs. Carl had suffered several years with diabetes she had not been bedfast and had retired as usual Wednesday evening, but when her daughter went to her room Thursday morning, found that life had departed previously. Mrs. Carl was born March 6,1861 and had spent her entire life in this locality, enduring all the hardships of the early days in rearing her family. Her husband, John Carl, and one son Alph Carl, preceded her in death a number of years ago, and she has made her home with her daughter Mrs. Scramlin except a few months spent in the home of another daughter Mrs. Rodney Anderson. Surviving are three sons: Will and Roy of Flint and Otto of Montcalm County; two daughters Mrs. Anna Anderson and Mrs. Iva Scramlin; a sister near McBain; a brother in Lansing, a number of grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Rev. Carleton R. Burkett of Alma gave an impressive sermon. Internment was made in the Seville Center Cem.
Maude M. Corll,81, of 632 W.Main St., Mt. Joy,PA (source:Intelligencer Journal,Lancasrer,PA Mar.13,2004)- Maude M. Corll died Friday at Pleasant View Retirement Community after a long illness. A graduate of the former Maytown High School.she served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 45 and attained the rank of pharmacist mate third class, She worked at the former Elizabethtown Crippled Children's Hospital and later owned and operated Bueller's Beauty Salon at her Mt. Joy home. She became a homemaker after her marriage and was a member for more than 50 years of Glossbrenner United Methodist Church,Mt.Joy. Her hobbies included bingo and reading. Born in East Donegal Twp. ,she was the daughter of the late Harold and Maude (Sherk) Butler. She was married more than 36 years to Claude E. Corll. Surviving besides her husband are five sisters: Elverta Kissinger; and Marion Gerlitzki-both of Maytown and Pearl Miller, Pauline Waters and Jean Robinson, all of Mt. Joy and a brother Merle married to Dorothy (Margo) Marks Buller of Mt. Joy, . She was preceded in death by three sisters: Jeanette Heisey, Ethel Maurer and Elizabeth Butler and five brothers: Theodore, William, Harold, Carl and Emlen Buller,
Sallie A. "Sadie" nee Neff Laughlin A. "Sadie"nnee Neff Langhlin: source-Youngstown Vindicator Nov.2, 1955: Ref. Jennifer Neff): Sadie Neff April 15, 1870 to Oct.30, 1955, 85y 8m, 15 d. 85 years of age, of 336 W. Rayen Ave., a life long resident of the Youngstown vicinity died of infirmities at 11:35 PM Sunday at her residence following a long illness. Mrs. Laughlin was born April 15, 1870 in Austintown, OH, a daughter of George and Angeline Corll Neff. Her husband James died 40 years ago. She leaves two brothers:Horace and Irvin Neff of Youngstown, and a niece. Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm Tuesday at the funeral home: Fox Funeral Home where friends may call this evening. Burial will be in the Four Mile Run Cem., Austintown Twp., Mahoning CO, OH (editors note: Sadie's parents were George and Angeline CORLL Neff. The parents of Angeline were John Jr. and Hanna (Forney) Corll)
Harry F."Speedy" Butzer, 85,Youngstown: (source: Youngstown Jan.9,1971:Harry Butzer of 830 Glacier Heights Road was pronounced dead of a heart attack at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the South Side Hospital after he became ill at home while mowing his lawn. Mr. Butzer was born Feb. 8, 1886 in Youngstown, a son of Herman F. and Anna Butzer, He was a retired carpenter and former member of the Woodland Avenue Lutheran Church. Besides his wife, the former Mae Corll, whom he married Nov. 25,1913, he leaves three daughters: Mrs. Marie Norris and Mrs. Barbara Hineman of Youngstown, and Mrs. William B. Davis of West Palm Beach, FL and three grandchildren. Services will be held at 2 pm Friday ath the Lane Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Thursday.(editpr's note: Lydia Mae Corll was the daughter of Martin Corll and Laura Etta (Flick) Corll. Martin was the son of David and Lydia Forney Corll of Austintown, OH)
Charles Edward Corll: (source-St.Louis Press, Jun.1,1961) Charles Edward Corll, 76, died early Wednesday at the home of his son Edward, 523 S. Mill Street. Services will be held Friday, June 2,at 1 PM from the Carter Funeral Home with Rev. William DesAutels officiating. Burial will be in the Seville Center Cem., Gratiot CO. Surviving are four sons: Edward, Harry and Forest, all of Saint Louis and George of Flint two daughters, Mrs. Marie krotzer of Midland and Mrs. Betty Kovac of Beebe and nineteen grandchildren. (editpr's note:Charles was the son of Gideon C. Corll and Elizabeth Heinstzelman of Austintown,OH who migrated to Gratiot CO, MI. Gideon was the son of John Corll Jr. and Hannah Forney Corll.)
Mrs. Charles Corll: (source- Gratiot CO Hearld May 20, 1948): Mrs. Charles Corll was buried on Sunday. Funeral services were held at 2:30 PM Sunday at the Crandel Funeral Home for Mrs; Charles E. Carl..62, who died Thursday following a six week's illness at her home in on North Delaware Street. The Rev. Lester Morford officiated and burial was in the French Cem. in Seville Twp. Alta Button, daughter of Joseph and Eveline Button was born in New York State Oct. 3,1886 and ca moved with her parents to Gratiot CO. as a small child. She was married to Charles Edward Carl on Nov.17, 1905 and they made their home on a farm near Riverdale until coming to St. Louis in 1930. Surviving are the husband, two daughters Mrs. Gerald Krote of Midland, and Betty Carl at home, five sons: George Carl of Flint, Edward , Howard, Harry and Forest all of St.Louis; 18 grandchildrenl one brother Burt A. Button of Lansing one sister, Mrs. Eugene Crum of Crystal,Mrs. Carl was a member of the Church of God. (editor's note: The surname of the Corlls who migrated to Michigan was spelled CARL, These are relatives and have direct lineage to those CORLLS living in Mahoning CO.,OH in the 19th century. Their decendants continue to use the CARL spelling).
Peter Corll: (source-newspaper clipping found in the Peter Corll Bible in the possession of Homer Corll): Peter Corll, a highly respected pioneer citizen, died at his residence last Friday of infirmities attendant upon old age. He was born in Austintown Twp., Aug. 22,1817 consequently age 87 years. He was married to Miss Sarah Rupright in 1839. Seven children were born to them: five boys and two girls: William of Riverdale CA; Henry of Ellwell, MI; Frank and Levi of Cornersburg; Freeman of Fruitport ,MI; Mrs. Peter Moyer of Champion; and Mrs. A Wehr who died several years ago. Mr. Corll was a member of the Zion Reformed Church and was held in the highest esteem by all who knew him.Funeral services will be held Monday, first at the house and later at the Zion Church with internment in the Zion Cem. (editor's note: church and cem. is in Canfield,OH)
Eunice Corll:(source-Orlando Senterel, Orlando,Fl Sept.25,1987) (Ref.:Bob Orr): Eunice Corll,80,RR#3 Silver Springs,died Wed. Born in Allen,KY she moved to Silver Springs, in May after living in DeLand for 15 years. She was a member of the Praise Church, Ocala. Survivors:daughter Billie J. Morgan, Negley,OH; Bobbie D. Thacker, Kendellville,IN; Betty L.Curtis,Owenton.KY; Phyllis Browning, Silver Springs; John Ward Jr. Kendellville, Jack L. E Ward, Holly Hill; Steve R. Ward, Baltimore,MD. Allen-Summerhill Funeral Home, DeLand,FL
Mrs. Virginia Mae Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator,OH Dec.30,1967- Ref. Bob Orr): Funeral services will be held at 2:30 PM Monday in the Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Columbiana for Mrs. Virginia Mae Corll, 59, of New Buffalo Rd., Columbiana, who died at 9:15 am Friday at the Salem City Hospital where she had been a patient for eight weeks. Mrs. Corll was born Dec. 5,1908, in Youngstown, a daughter of William E. and Alta (Norris) Bancroft. She was a member of the church. She was a past president of the Loyalty Women's Circle; past president of the Jerusalem Church Women; and was a teacher in the church Sunday school. She was also a member of the Tippecanoe Altruistic Club. Besides her husband Raymond, to whom she was married in 1928, she leaves two sons, Raymond E. of Columbiana and Robert W. of Canfield; her step-mother Mrs. Helen Bancroft of Youngstown, three sister:Mrs. Randall Glenn of Columbus, Mrs. William Cummings and Mrs. Harold Wehr, both of Canfield; two brothers Norman Bancroft of Kent and William Bancroft of Canfield and four grandchildren. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 at the Williams Funeral Home in Canfield,OH.
Gene Calvin Witherstine (source-Warren Tribune Chronicle 8-3-1955 ; ref. Bob Orr): Gene Witherstine ,Mineral Ridge,OH. ,27, a farmer, resident of N.Jackson, died at 11:30 AM Monday in the St.Petersburg ,FL Veterans Hospital, where he had been a patient for one week. Death was caused by complications. Born in N. Jackson,OH, Sept. 22,1927, he was the son of Clinton and Pearl (CORLL) Witherstine, and had lived in Sebring,FL for the past year. He served with the U.S. Army for five months and was given a medical discharge in 1946. Mr. Witherstine was a member of the Disabled American Veterans in Youngstown,OH. He leaves his parents in Florida; two sisters, Mrs. Mildred Grier of Youngstown, and Mrs. Wanda Spencer of N. Jackson,OH. and two brothers Lamar of Youngstown and Vernon of Mineral Ridge. Services will be held at the Lane Funeral Home at 1:30 PM Saturday. Friends may call there Friday evening.
Nora V. Rupright (source:Warren Tribune Chronicle Apr.9,1951; ref. Bob Orr) Mrs. Nora V. Ruprigt,67,5235 Kirk Road, Youngstown, died Sunday at 10:45 AM at her home of complications after an illness of four months. She was born Aug.9, 1884, in Austintown Twp, the daughter of Martin and Etta CORLL. She was a member of the Smith Corners Evangelical Church. Survivors include her husband William, three sons: Carl of Niles, Robert of Youngstown, and Richard at home; seven daughters: Mrs. Lena Pantea of Youngstown, Mrs. Vera Sheppard and Mrs. Ada Rupright, both of Salem and Mrs. Hattie Jones of Hollywood,CA; two sisters,Mrs. Pearl Witherstine of N. Jackson and Mrs May Butzer of Youngstown, three brothers:Homer of Canfield, and Emery and Arthur of Youngstown , Homer of Canfield, and eight grandchildren. Services will be held Wednesday.
Mrs. William John Rupright( source Mahoning Dispatch Apr. 13,1951) Mrs. Nora V. Rupright, b.Aug. 9, 1893 and d. Apr.8, 1951, 51y, 7m, 39d, age 57,Austintown Twp., died at her home on Kirk Road Sunday morning after an illness of several months. Born Aug.9,1893, in Austintown Twp., she was a daughter of Martin and Etta (Flick) CORLL and was a member of the Smith Corners' Evangelical Church. Surviving are her husband William, seven daughters: Mrs. Vera Sheppard, and Mrs. Ada Rupright, both of Salem; Mrs. Lena Pantea, Mrs. Edna Neff and Mrs. Virginia Conrad all of Youngstown, Mrs. Hattie Jones of Hollywood,CA and Mrs. Gladys Kochera at home; two sisters Mrs. Pearl Witherstine of N. Jackson and Mrs. May Butzer of Youngstown; three brothers Homer Corll of Canfield, Arther and Emory Corll, both of Smith Corners and eight grandchildren.
Mary A. nee Murray Neff: (source-YoungstownVindicator June 25,1956; Ref Jennifer Neff)Mrs. Mary A Neff, 85, of 1071 Manley Ave., died of arteriosclerosis at 4:40 am Sunday at her home. Mrs. Neff was born Nov.7, 1879 in Ohltown, a daughter of Patrick and Catherine (Schrum) Murray, and was a lifelong resident of Youngstown district. She was a member of Epsworth Methodist Church. Her husband,George C.died in 1923.She leaves a son,George H., and a daughter ,Mrs. Harry Johnson, both of Youngstown,OH. , one grandchild, one great grandchild and one great great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM Wed. at the Shriver-Allison North Side Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 8 pm Tues. Burial, June 27,1956 in the New Brunstetter Cem., row 29, Austintown Twp., Mahoning CO., OH (picture of tombstone: George C. 1877-1923; mother Mary A. 1870 to 1956)
Carole Evelyn "Caroline" nee Beard Neff-Aug.25, 1899 to July 15,1971, 71 years, 10 mo., 21 days(source-Youngstown Vindicator july 16,197; transcribed-Jennifer Neff): Mrs. Howard (Carole) Neff, 71, of Massillon State Hospital, died of pneumonia at 9:30 PM Thursday at the hospital. Mrs. Neff was born Aug.25,1899 in Calla, a daughter of Burton and Estella (Rohrbaugh) Beard, and resided in New Buffalo,OH before she went to the hospital. She has resided at the hospital the past 25 years and was a member of the Paradise Lutheran Church of New Buffalo. Her husband ,Howard, to whom she was married in 1921, preceded her in death. She leaves two brothers: Arthur Beard of Youngstown and Ray Beard of Columbiana. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm Sunday at the Warrick Funeral Home Columbiana, where friends may call from 7-9 pm Saturday. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Burial: July 18,1971, Paradise Lutheran Cem., row 2,Beaver Twp., Mahoning CO., OH
Harold E "Hap" Pugh Jr. ,69, formerly of Youngstown, died Fri. (source:Youngstown Vindicator:Mar.1,2006; Ref. Diane) He was the beloved husband of 46 years of Carole W. (Baird) Pugh[ the loving father of Debbie (Bob) Geiner of Saxonburg,PA and Diane (Jeff) "Henry" Rostron of Gibsonia,PA and cherished grandfather of Katie, Ben and Jessi Grenier. Hap was a U.S. Army veteran with a fascination of the Civil War and WW II aircraft. He was a regional salesman of manufacturing and mining equipment for 20 years prior to his becoming a hotel clerk for Best Inn, formerly Econo Lodge in Wexford for 20 years. Hap was a lifetime member of Sulgrave Masonic Lodge, No 696 in Youngstown and a volunteer for 12 years in the Heart to Heart" Program at Allegheny General Hospital of Pittsburgh, where he would counsel patients preparing for or recuperating from heart surgery. Hap was a man who had many varied interests such as studying genealogy, hunting, fishing, bowling, and enjoying time with his grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 PM and 7-9 PM today at N.P.Brandt Funeral Home Inc., 1032 Perry Hwy., Pittsburgh,PA 15237, where funeral services will be at 11 am Tuesday, Internment will be private.
Eugene "Gene" Millington Thompson (ref. Blanche Donavan): born July 26,1908, died on Sept. 23,1998. He was my father's brother and the son of James and Lena Thompson. He married Neva Bacon. The funeral sheet indicated that he was the grandfather of Sherry, Gina and Susan and the great-grandfather of Nivole, Dustin, Kelly and Taylor. Funeraol services were held on Friday, September 25, 1998 at 2:00 pm at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Funeral Home, 2907 Mulberry Ave., Muscatine,Iowa. (Kathleen Thompson Knutson's husband was the vocalist. Internment was at the Greenwood Cem. in Muscatine,IA. (Neva is still at the nursing home where they both resided but I understand that memory has completely failed her. Ardin is at another nursing home. He was well aware that Uncle Gene died but seemed to be handling it rather well. (Ref. Blanch Donovan)
Roger W. Baldwin (source-funeral card) (Ref. Blanch Donovan): Roger was born Dec.3,1918, d. July 16,1998, Clarence,IA. Funeral held at the United Methodist Church, Clarence, on Saturday, July 18,1998. at 10:30 AM conducted by Rev. Anita M. Johnson, Pallbearers were Eric Baldwin, Chris Fuller, Chad Fuller, (all grandchildren) and Larry Russell., Kent Stout, and Melvin Husselbusch. The honorary Pallbearer was Art Holub. Paul Knudtson (soloist) and Kathleen Knudtson (accompanist) provided music. This was Clarence and Ione Thompson"s daughter Kathleen and her husband. Sally Sawyer was the organist. Internment was at the Clarence Cem.. Arrangements by Chapman Funeral Home.
Clyde Carl: (ref. Bob Orr): Rites being held for Crash Victims-St.Louis, honoring youths killed in collision near Shepherd-St.Louis. Funeral services were to be conducted today and Sunday for the two victims of an accident involving their automobile and an Ann Arbor freight at the notorious "Death Crossing" near Shepherd Thursday night. Services for Clyde Corll,19, driver of the car, which rammed into the freight train, were being conducted this afternoon at the Crandell Funeral Home. Rev. David B. Moore officiated and burial was to be in the French Cem., Seville Twp. Clyde Carl was born Jan. 8,1918 in Seville and moved to St.Louis in 1933. He leaves his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Carl, two sisters and four brothers:Edward Carl of Flint, and Harvard, Harry and Forest at home.
Lucinda CORLL Porter (source-Youngstown Vindicator-May 12,1924; Ref. Bob Orr): Mrs. Lucinda (Corll) Porter,age 80, the widow of Sylvanus Porter, died at 11:45 Sunday night from a cerebral hemmorrage and complications. She had been in failing health for several weeks. Born at Cornersburg, Nov.5,1843 to Samuel and Elizabeth (Wehr) Corll, pioneer farmers of the community, Mrs. Porter had resided in this district her entire life. On Aug. 9,1870, she was united in marriage to Sylvanus S. Porter, he having preceded her in death a number of years ago, Highly regarded by her many acquaintences in the county where she had lived so long, her death will bring great sorrow. She had been a life long member of the Zion Reformed Church. One brother,Wallace Corll survives. The funeral will be held at the residence at 2 pm Wednesday, burial in the Zion Cem.. Please omit flowers.
Robert L.Corll (source-Sharon Hearld May 24,1974; ref.Bob Orr): Robert L. Corll of 395 Rogers Road, Vienna, died at 12:05 pm Monday 5-20-74) in St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Youngstown, after suffering a heart attack earlier while at work at the Commercial Shearing and Stamping Co. in Youngstown. He was 58. Mr. Corll was born in Cornersburg, OH Nov.15,1915 to Fred and Louise Corll. He had lived in Vienna area the past 35 years and attended the Vienna Presbyterian Church. He was a WW II veteran. Surviving are his widow, the former Gladys Tidd whom he married 35 years ago and a brother Randall of Akron,OH He was buried in the Pine View Cem., Warren,OH
Harry R. Crum (source-Youngstown Vindicator July 5,1961; Ref. Bob Orr) Harry R. Crum,65, of R.D. 2, Canfield, died of a heart ailment at 1 am Tuesday at Crile Veterans' Hospital, Cleveland, after a ten month illness. Mr. Crum was born Aug.25,1895, in Austintown, a son of Martin and Harriet CORLL Crum, and had lived in Austintown all of his life. He was employed at the U.S. Steel Corp. before retirement. He was a member of the Canfield Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses and a WWI Veteran. Besides his wife, the former Lulu Mae Yeager, whom he married in 1921,Mr Crum leaves two daughters: Mrs. Edward Hall of Canfield and Mrs. Michael Ragghanti of Youngstown. Funeral services will be held at 3 pm, Friday at the Austintown Chapel of Lane Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Thursday.
Martin Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Dec. 16, 1927; Ref. Bob Orr) Martin Corll, age 67 years, a lifelong resident of this community, died at 8:30 pm Wednesday, at his home on the Raccoon Road, after an illness of several months of heart trouble. He is survived by seven children, Clyde E., Arthur and Mrs. Nora Rupright of Austintown; Mrs. Pearl Witherstine of N. Jackson; Mrs. May Butzer of Youngstown; Homer and Emery at home. Funeral will be held Saturday at two pm at the Zion Reformed Church at Canfield, of which Mr. Corll was a member. Rev. Glessner will officiate. Burial will be in the Canfield Cem.
Mrs. Etta Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Sept.16, 1907; Ref. Bob Orr) Mrs. Etta Corll, aged 36 years, died Monday morning at the City Hospital after a bried illness from tuberculosis. A husband and seven children survive her. The funeral will be held Wednesday from the Zion Church at Corll's Corner, the late home of the deceased.
Laura Etta Flick Corll (source-Mahoning Dispatch Sept.20, 1907; Ref. Diane) Laura Etta (Flick) Corll an excellent abd well-known woman of the township, 36 y,7m,28d, died Monday morning at her home on the Raccoon Road of consumption from which she had suffered since the first of the year, age 36 years, . He maiden name was Flick. She is survived by her husband, four sons and three daughters. Funeral services ,conducted by Rev., J.C. Schaaf from Zion Reformed Church, north of Canfield, Wed. afternoon were largely attended. Burial in Zion Cem.
Harriet nee Corll Neff 9source-Mahoning Dispatch Mar.4,1932; ref. Jennifer Neff) Home Happenings: Mrs. Harriet Corll Crum,71, whose home was on the Austintown-Canfield Road, widow of Martin Crum, died at 10 o'clock last Friday night in the St, Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown where she was taken two days previous suffering from uremic poisoning, which caused her death, although she had been in failing health the past three years. She was born in Austintown Twp, where most of her life was spent. He husband died eight years ago. When quite young she united with the Zion Reformed Church,Canfield merged two years ago with the Austintown Community Church, and was a faithful attendant while health permitted. She leaves one son,Harry Crum,at home ;one sister Mrs. Elizabeth Neff, Youngstown and three brothers Charles, Jefferson and Cornelious,,all of Austintown Twp. Funeral services held from the Williams Funeral Home, N.Broad St. at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon were conducted by Rev. Charles Lang, Austintown. Internment in Zion Cem., north of the village.
Alfred Corll (source-Mahoning Dispatch Feb. 24, 1882; ref. Jennifer Neff) Alfred Corll, h/o Janette "Nettie" nee Young, md Feb 21,1878, born July 29,1845, died Jan. 25, 1882; 36y,5m,27d, died at his father;s residence in Canfield Twp. Jan 25, 1882, aged 36 yars, 5 months, 27 days. In the death of Brother Corll, the Zion Reformed Church at Canfield has lost one of her most esteemed members. He united with the church some years ago with a number of others and took an interest in its welfare until his death, although of late he was unable to attend.The last words spoken by him were "I hope to meet you all in Heaven" Alfred Corll s/o M/M Samuel and Elizabeth Corll was a beloved son of his parents and brother of the entire family, and an affectionate husband. May God raise up others who will take his place in the community and in the church, for his example was a good one for all. May the blessings of God fall in copious showers upon the bereaved widow and her child, who are thus early called upon to mourn his departure. Peace be unto his ashes. Text of the funeral discourse was from Philip 1st Ch,21st verse. The following hymn was sung at the funeral: Sweet is when Christians die, when holy souls retire to rest; How gently leaves the expiring breath- so gently shuts the eye of the day; so dies a wave along the shore. "Triumphant smiles the victor's brow; Fanned by guardiian angel's wing; Oh Gravel! Where is thy victory now? And where, O'Death! Where is thy sting?" Rev. J.B. Zumpe. Burial Jan 1882, Old North Cem., Old Section,Row 6, Canfield, Mahoning CO,OH.
John Corll (source-Newspaper-Youngstown July 25, 1951; Ref-Bob Orr) Funeral services will be held at 1 pm Thursday in the Williams Funeral Home,Canfield, for John Corll, age 54, of RD#1, Poland who died of injuries received in an automobile accident, June 29. Born in Canfield TWP Aug 29, 1896, he was a son of Andrew and Agnes Zedaker Corll. Mr. Corll was truck driver for John Mesmer excavator. During WW II, he was with the 180th Engineers stationed at Camp Maxey,TX. Mr. Corll leaves two daughters: Miss Merle Corll of Youngstown and Mrs. Virginia (Lynn) Wiseman of Toledo; and one sister Mrs. Clara (Charles) Held of London,OH. The family will meet frienfs Wednesday evening at the funeral home.
(source-SanDiego Union-Tribune Sept.1, 2000) (ref. Bob Orr) James Edward Loncoy, 68, of Escondido died Saturday. He was born in Kent,OH. Mr. Longcoy was retired after employment as an electrictian with Southern Contracting Co. and served in the Army Signal Corps in 1951. He belonged to the San Diego Shrine and Consuelo Lodge 325 in Escondido. Survivors include his wife Helen L. Loncoy; son Larry A. Lomcoy of Manchester,NH; stepson Jerry Roberts of New Orleans; brother Richard Longcoy of Landsdale,PA; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren. (editor's note: His parents were Edward and Ethel Mildred (Held) Corll.)
Wallace W. Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Jan.23, 1932; ref. Bob Orr):The funeral of Wallace W. Corll, aged 75 years, who died Thursday after a long illness, will be held in the Methodist Church Sunday afternoon at 2:30. Rev.Land and Rev. G.C. Cornell officiating. Burial in the Zioned Reformed Cem. (editor's note: Parents were Samuel and Barbara Ellen (Fullwiler) Corll)
Andrew Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Mar.14,1917; ref. Bob Orr): Andrew Corll, 14 Knox Street, died at St.Elizabth Hospital at 2 pm Tuesday of pneumonia. Deceased was born in Cornersburg sixty years ago, and had resided in Youngstown and vicinity all his life. He was well known as one of the most successful farmers in the district. Surviving are the following children: Mrs. Clara Ella (Clarence) Held,city; Mrs. Mary Ellen (Clo) Bishop of West Austintown; and Eva Corll of this city; and one sister Alice who married John Smith of New Middletown. Funeral services will be held Friday at 10 am at the Lutheran Cgurch at Cornersburg and internment in the Cornersburg Cem. (editor's note: ( Andrew died 3-13-1917; parents were Reuben and Rebecca "Peggy" (Byhr) Corll)
Mrs. Catherine Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator July 30,1917; ref. Bob Orr): Mrs. Catherine Corll, widow of the late Nathan Corll, died at 9:30 pm Sunday at the home of her daughter Mrs. Austin Crum, south of Cornersburg, following a seven month's illness with cancer. The deceased was born September 16,1851 in Jackson Twp., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Smith, and had spent her entire lifetime there and in Cornersburg. Surviving her are four children:Mrs. Austin Crum, Clyde Corll, Mrs. Fred Greier and Fred Corll and the following brothers and sisters: Frank Smith of Austintown, Eli Smith if Iowa, Charles Smith,City, Jerry Smith of CA; Mrs. Paul Keck,Columbiana, Mrs. Ernest of this city. Mrs. Corll was a devoted member of the Cornersburg Lutheran Church and was well known for her exemplary Christian character and high ideals. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 pm Wednesday at the Cornersburg Lutheran Church with the Rev. William J. Kratz in charge. Internment will be made in the Cornersburg Cem.
Lulu Crum (source-ref. Bob Orr): Mrs. Lulu Crum dies after years of illness., wife of Austin Crum, a lifelong resident of Canfield Twp.,died at her home near Cornersburg at 9 pm Saturday of diabetes following an illness nearly five years. She was born in Canfield twp My 9, 1871, a daughter of Nelson and Catherine S. Strock and had resided in the near vicinity of her nativity her entire life, being widely known and highly regarded and revered by a vast legion of friends in that vicinity. A devoted member of the Cornersburg Lutheran Church, Mrs. Crum had for years taken a prominent part in all church activities. She was married 31 years ago and beside her husband is survived by two children: Capitola and Paul Crum, both at home. A brother and sister survive: Clyde Corll, Canfield and Mrs. Fred Grier,city. Funeral services will be held at the home at 1:30 PM Wednesday and at the Lutheran church at Cornersburg at 2 o'clock with Rev. W.J. Kratz officiating. Burial in the Lutheran Cem. at Cornersburg.
Austin M. Crum (source- Youngstown Vindicator Nov.15,1949; ref. Bob Orr):Austin M. Crum .aged 85, of 4848 Tippicanoe Road, died at 8;10 PM Monday in the St. Elizabeth Hospital following a stroke. He had been ill one week. Born Dec. 22,1863 in Austintown Twp. Mr. Crum was a son of Solomon and Mary Ann Crum. A farmer,he lived all his life in this vicinity. He was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church of Cornersburg. His wife, the former Lulu Strock, whom he married Feb. 10, 1892, died 27 years ago. Mr. Crum leaves a daughter, Capitola and a son Paul both at home; two sisters, Mrs. Annis Borts and Mrs. Bessie McMullin and two brothers Charles and Elton, all of Youngstown. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Thursday at the Williams Funeral Home where friends may call Wednesday evening.
Clyde E. Corll (Ref. Bob Orr): Clyde E. Corll, 47, 218 S. Barbara St., Mt. Joy,PA, died of complications at 7:45 PM Sunday in the Lancaster County Hospital. He was an iron worker and before moving to Mt. Joy, eight years ago, resided in Youngstown, OH. He is survived by his wife, Sarah B. Zeller, the following children: Esther B. ,wife of Leroy Kaylor,of Mt. Joy; George B., Clyde E. Jr., E. Berwood and Jacob R., all at home; the following brothers and sisters: Pearl-wife of Clinton Witherstine,N.Jackson,OH; Nora-wife of William Rupright, Smith Corners,OH; May-wife of Harry Butzer,Youngstown,OH.; Homer Corll,Greenford,OH; Emery Corll,Smith Corners,OH and Arthur Corll of West Austintown,OH. Services will be held at 2 pm Wednesday at the Sheets Funeral Home,Mt. Joy, with internment in the Henry Eberle Cem.,Mt. Joy. Friends may call from 7 to 9 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Sarah (Zeller) Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Mar.10,1967; Ref. Bob Orr): Mrs. Sarah (Zeller) Corll, 81, formerly of Youngstown,OH died at 11:20 am Thursday at Pleasant View Rest Home in Manheim,PA, near her home at 218 South Barbara St., Mt. Joy,PA after a long illness. Mrs. Corll lived in Youngstown 18 years, leaving here in 1931. She was born in Mt. Joy May 30,1885, a daughter of John B.S. and Emma (Brown) Zeller. She was a member of St. Lukes Episcopal Church in Mt. Joy and was active in its choir, She was known in the international Correspondants Club, Her husband Clyde E. Jr. died about 1931. She leaves a daughter, four sons, a sister and brother, grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 pm Sunday at the James B.Helig Funeral Home, 21 West Main St.,Mt. Joy,PA
George B. Corll (Source-Lancaster New Era; ref.Bob Orr) George B. Corll ,80, of 230 North Hanover St.,Elizabethtown, died this morning at the University Hospital, Hershey Medical Center, after a long illness. He was the husband of Betty M. (Heiber) Corll. The couple observed their 54th wedding anniversary in March. Corll retired in 1976 from the Letterkenny Army Depot in Chambersburg where he was a missile systems repairman for nine years. He had worked in the same field at the former Olmsted Air Force Base in Middletown from 1952 to 1967. he was an U.S. Army veteran of WWII and was a member of American Legion Conewago Post 329 and Fred Barley Post 5667, veterans of Foreign Wars, both of Elizabethtown. Born in Mt. Joy he was the son of the late Clyde E. and Sarah B. (Zeller) Corll. Surviving, in addition to his wife, are three sons: Ronald C.-husband of Geri Corll of Elizabethtown; J.Martin of Selinsgrove and Brian E.- husband of Donna Corll of mechanicsburg; a daughter Donna L.Felix of Elizabethtown; four grandchildren, a brother Clyde E. Jr.,husband of Maude Corll of Mt. Joy, and a sister Esther Kaylor of Brea,CA
(editor's note: George born 9-15-1915; died 4-4-1995)
Homer F. Corll (source-Journal Gazette Nov. 7,1972) Homer F. Corll, 82, Zanesville, died at 11:50 am yesterday in Lutheran Hospital. A retired carpenter, he was a member of the Zanesville Church of God. Surviving are his wife, Gertrude, two sons Arnold in Pasadena,TX, and Myron , Huntington; a brother R.D. Corll, Indianapolis; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Services will be at 2 pm Thursday in the Zanesville Church of God, the Rev. John Beckler officiating. Burial will be in Hoverstock Cem, Friends may call at the Elzey Funeral Home, from 7 to 9 pm, today, from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm Wednesday, and after 1 pm at the church on Thursday.
Mrs. Leona (CORLL) Pugh ( source-Youngstown Vindicator Mar.9, 1947; ref.Diane): Mrs. Leona (Corll) Pugh, age 28, of 3659 Lynnhaven Rd., died at noon Saturday in the Mahoning Tuberculosis Sanatorium, Mrs. Pugh was born Nov. 29,1918 in Cornersburg, a d/o Howard and Grace (Styers) Corll. She was employed at the Lordstown Ordinance Depot during the war. She leaves her husband, Harold E. Pugh, whom she married in 1935, a son Harold E.Jr. and her mother. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday in the Davidson & Bennett Funeral Home, where friends may call this afternoon and evening and Monday night.
Mary K.Tarr (source-News Banner, Wells,Ind., Feb.21,2004) Mary K. Tarr, 88, a former Zanesville resident, died at 11:25 am on Friday, Oct. 17 at Parkview Huntington Hospital. Born in Ft. Wayne on Jan. 14,1915 to Joesph P. and Effie May (Myers) Corll she married Guy Edwin Tarr in 1938; he died Sept. 17, 1972. A homemaker, she had worked at the General Electric Supercharger plant in Ft. Wayne during WWII, and retired in 1978 after working at the Lutheran Hospital cafeteria for many years. She was a lifetime member of the First Church of God in Zanesville where she served for many years as organist and pianist. She was active in many church functions including the Women's Christian Service Council, the sewing circle and prayer chains. Survivors include two sons: Larry Tarr of Huntsville,AL and Leon Tarr of El Segundo,CA; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Evelyn Schwartz. Services were held this morning at Myers Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Larry Elder officiating. Internment in Hoverstock Cem. in Zanesville, Preferred memorials to the church.
Howard J.Corll (source-Youngstown Vindicator Sept.27,1956; Ref. Bob Orr): Howard J. Corll, 63, of Riblet Road, a lifelong resident of the Cornersburg area, was pronounced dead at South Side Hospital at 8:15 pm Wednesday of a heart attack. Mr. Corll was born in Austintown Twp. July 29,1893, a son of Levi and Lucy (McKelvey) Corll. He was a retired carpenter. Mr. Corll leaves a sister, Mrs. Mark Wehr of Youngstown, and a grandson. Funeral services will be held 2 pm Saturday, at the Williams Funeral Home, where friends may call Friday evening.
Evelyn E.(Corll) Schwartz (source-Obituary Daily Times.Huntington Herald Press, Mar. 14,2000; Ref. Bob Orr): Evelyn, 89, Huntington, IN., a resident of the Community Care Center, Huntington, died at 3:30 AM Tuesday, Mar. 14,2000, at Huntington Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Schwartz was a homemaker. She was a member of Zanesville Church of God where she had been the pianist for many years. She was a 1929 graduate of East Union Center High School, in Wells County. She was born Jan. 29,1911 in Wells CO to Joseph & Effie (Motz) Corll, On Nov. 27, 1935 in Zanesville, she married Paul M. Schwartz. Her husband died July 16, 1979. Survivors include a son, Jerry L. Schwartz of Huntington, a sister Mary Tarr of Zanesville; two granddaughters and six great grandchildren. Calling is 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm Thursday at Myers Funeral Home,Huntington Chapel where services will be held at 10 am Friday with Pastor Larry Elder and Pastor Ralph Thornton officiating. Burial will be at Hoverstock Cem., Zanesville. Memorial contributions may be made to Zanesville Church of God in care of Myers Funeral, 2001 Gullford St., Huntington,IN 46750.
Mrs. Mary F. Rettinhouse (source-Green Haven Tribune June 16,1997) Mrs. Mary F. Rettinhouse, 69, of Tulsa,OK, formerly of Fruitport,MI, died Friday, June 13,1997. On August 30,1946 she married Clyde Rittenhouse in Fruitport. Mrs. Rettinhouse was a homemaker and a longtime former member of Bethel Baptist Church of Fruitport prior to her move to Oklahoma. Survivors are one son, Ronald (Wanda) Rittenhouse of Lowell; two daughters Donna (Robert) DeGroot and Reva "Bunny"(Walter) Gamble both of Oklahoma; two brothers Ray Ferguson of Muskegon and Jerry Fergerson of Nebraska and eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Arrangement by Clock Funeral Home of Fruitport. The funeral services for Mrs. Mary F. Rittenhouse,age 69, will be held Tuesday at 11 am at the Bethel Baptist Church with Pastor Dwayne Adams officiating. Internment at Fruitport Cem.. Visitation Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the funeral home,Memorial Bethel Baptist Church.
Fern W. George (source-Grand Haven Tribune; ref. Bob Orr): Fern W. George, 75, died Jan.8,1992 at the North Ottawa Community Hospital. She was born Dec. 19,1916 in Howard City to George and Lettie Rettinhouse and married John George Jan. 12,1935 in Spring Lake. Living most of her life in this area she worked in the dietary department at Riverside and Sherehaven nursing homes. Mrs. George was a member of the Spring Lake Baptist Church and a choir member, and was active in several church groups. She was a former Girl Scout leader and Awana Club leader. Survivors include her husband,John, daughters Lettie (Bud) Brandt, Bonnie Rose and Ruth (Kenneth) Reuterdahl, all of Grand Haven, and Sharon Hanson, Decono, CO; son Fay (Pat) George, Fruitport 22 grandchilddren and 33 great grandchildren; sisters Freda Britton, Agnes (Clare) Bogert and Nina (Howard) Coles, all of Nunica; sister-in-law Carrie Rettinhouse, Grand Haven and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brothers Fay and Leonard Rettinhouse and by two grandchildren. Funeral arrangements are being made through VanZantwick Bartelo Kammeraad Funeral Home of Grand Haven. The funeral service will be conducted 1:00 pm Friday from the funeral home with Rev. Samuel Meads officiating. Internment will follow at the Pine Ridge Cem. Friends may meet the family 7-9 pm Thursday and one hour prior to the funeral service. Memorial contributions may be given to Spring Lake Baptist Church.
Peter Moyer (source-Warren Tribune Chronicle Apr.21,1930; ref. Bob Orr): Short services for Peter Moyer were held at the home on Leavittsburg Road, Sunday, at 1:45 pm and were followed by services at the Second Christian Church at 2:30 pm and were in charge of Rev. R.C. Jarman. Music was furnished by Mrs. Porter and Miss Dillon with Miss Lillian Clapp, accompanist. The pall bearers were Messers Oldacre, Mills Bloomer, Wagar, Wilson and Crowe. Flower bearers were William Heintzelman and F.S. Post. The Loyal Century class attended in a body. Burial was made in Braceville. The services were largely attended.