Peak of Ohio Obits 20 Latest Obits en-us Copyright 2016 Peak of Ohio Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:39:04 CST Peak of Ohio Obits Robert L. Stayrook <a href=";id=27436" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Robert L. Stayrook, 88, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday, December 5, 2016 at his home. He was born in Mexico, Indiana on March 17, 1928, the son of the late Ervin Ivan and Viola E. (Pugh) Stayrook. He was also preceded in death by a sister; Sar... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 CST Bernadette E. Bensman <a href=";id=27429" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Bernadette E. Bensman, 96, of Bellefontaine, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 in Logan Acres Care Center, Bellefontaine. She was born on January 2, 1920 in Glandorf, Ohio, the daughter of the late Edward and Lucille (Meyerhoffer) Roof. On Jun... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 CST Fern Ann Sullivan <a href=";id=27411" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Fern Ann Sullivan, 91, of Belle Center, passed away Thursday morning, December 1, 2016 at Heartland of Bellefontaine. She was born in Union County, Ohio on March 23, 1925 to the late Harrison Morton and Emma Lee (Karr) Tevis. On August 30, 1941 she ... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 CST David Paul “Dave” Herring <a href=";id=27407" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>David Paul &ldquo;Dave&rdquo; Herring, 73, of Lakeview, OH, passed away Thursday morning, December 1, 2016, at his home surrounded by his family. Dave was born on April 13, 1943 in Logan County, OH to the late Arthur John and Tressie Florine Miller ... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 CST Paul Benson Minnich Paul Benson Minnich, 93, of DeGraff, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016 in Urbana, Ohio. Paul was born May 4, 1923 in Lakeview, Ohio, the son of Willis and Elizabeth (Ambos) Minnich. He was married to Delpha L. (Williams) for 59 years until her ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Christopher L. “Chris” Dunnigan III <a href=";id=27356" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Christopher L. &ldquo;Chris&rdquo; Dunnigan III, 82, of Columbus and formerly of Bellefontaine, passed away at 2:44 am on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Kobacker House in Columbus, Ohio. He was born in Troy, New York on May 1, 1934 to the late Christ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Cynthia Ann Cornelius Cynthia Ann Cornelius, 74, of Bellefontaine, passed away unexpectedly Friday, November 25th, 2016 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. She was born March 26, 1942 in Bellefontaine, the daughter of Ralph and Martha J. (Ansley) Dunson. Cynthia ... Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST William Wickline William Wickline, 68, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Arrangements are pending at Jennings Farley Funeral Home &amp; Crematory, West Liberty. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Daniel E. Purnell <a href=";id=27337" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Daniel Edward Purnell, 79, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 at Kobacker House, Columbus, OH. He was born in Columbus, OH on December 25, 1936, to the late Addie (Stewart) and the late Daniel V. Purnell. He is preceded in death... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Mary Louise Hook <a href=";id=27310" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Mary Louise Hook, 91, of West Liberty, passed away Saturday morning, November 19, 2016 at Green Hills Inn. She was born in Lima, Ohio on September 19, 1925 to the late Walter and Rhema (Cloe) Grubb. She married Charles W. Hook on June 24, 1945 in We... Sat, 19 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Richard P. “Dick” Hayes <a href=";id=27274" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Richard P. &ldquo;Dick&rdquo; Hayes, 85, of West Liberty, OH formerly of Lakeview, OH passed away early Wednesday morning, November 16, 2016 at Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine, OH. Dick was born on June 18, 1931 in Huntsville, OH to the late H. G... Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Betty Jean Wilt Betty Jean Wilt, 86, of Rushsylvania, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Heartland of Bellefontaine. She was born in Franklin County, Ohio October 3, 1930 to the late Howard and Bertha (Wilson) Spillman. On September 25, 1946, she married Wil... Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Jane Elizabeth Cotterman <a href=";id=27258" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Jane Elizabeth Cotterman, 66, of Bellefontaine, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Logan Acres. She was born on December 27, 1949 in LaFollette, TN to the late Harley and Marge (Price) Cotterman. Jane... Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Kathleen LaVaune Miller <a href=";id=27240" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Kathleen LaVaune Miller, age 92, passed away on November 11, 2016, at Piqua Manor. Kathleen was an intelligent woman with varied interests, among them music, travel and vacations with family. Her independent spirit will be remembered by those she tou... Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Gene “Chuck” Bayhan <a href=";id=27207" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Gene &ldquo;Chuck&rdquo; Bayhan, 69, of Bellefontaine, passed away Wednesday morning, November 9, 2016 at his home. He was born in Dayton, Ohio on October 13, 1947 to the late Dennis J. and Pauline E. (Cyr) Bayhan. Chuck married the former Marylou Wi... Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Karen Sue Wagner <a href=";id=27225" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Karen Sue Wagner, 66, of Huntsville, OH passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at her home. Karen was born on March 23, 1950 in Urbana, OH a daughter of Carl Blankenship, who preceded her in death in 1972 and Mildred Brunotte Dorsey, who preceded h... Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Christian P. "Chris" Morris, Sr. <a href=";id=27230" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Christian P. &ldquo;Chris&rdquo; Morris, Sr., 86, of Orchard Island, Lakeview passed away early Wednesday, November 9th at his home. Chris was born on November 3, 1930 in Lima to the late Christian and Helen Stolzenbach Morris. On September 6, 1952,... Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Eugene McKinley Palmer <a href=";id=27198" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Eugene McKinley Palmer, 83, of West Liberty, passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016 at Green Hills Care Center, West Liberty. He was born on March 7, 1933 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, a son of the late Elsworth and Edna (Smith) Palmer. He was also prece... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Bowen E. Gillespie <a href=";id=27200" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Bowen E. Gillespie, 70, of Bellefontaine, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2016 in Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine. He was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio on April 16, 1946, the son of the late W. Edward and Evelyn (Bersinger) Gillespie. He is surviv... Sun, 06 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST Grace Caroline Steenrod <a href=";id=27164" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Grace Caroline Steenrod, age 91, of Jackson Center, was welcomed into the Kingdom of Heaven on November 4, 2016. She peacefully departed this world at her home outside Jackson Center. Grace was born January 31, 1925 at her parents&rsquo; farm home o... Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 CST