Julia Holland Wing

Julia Dorothy Holland Wing, age 97, of Marysville, formerly of London, died Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she and her late husband, Winston, farmed in Madison County. She lived on the same family “Ohio Century Farm” nearly all her life. She was an elementary teacher for 17 years in the Caanan, Plain City and West Jefferson schools. She graduated from Cedarville College in 1937. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Marysville. She also was a life member of Ohio Retired Teachers Association, Farm Bureau, Madison County Historical Society and served as a volunteer at Madison County Hospital. She cherished times with her family, her church and all things Irish. She was born March 22, 1917 in Madison County, one of eight children and the last of her immediate family, to the late William and Delia Donnelly Holland and was also predeceased by her husband, Winston Wing and her brothers and sisters, John Holland, Elmer Holland, William Holland, Mary Cauley, Katherine DePoy, Margaret Moore and Helen Payne. She is survived by her children, Judith (Charles) Goodrich of Waynesboro, Virginia, David (Phyllis) Wing of Warren, Ohio, James (Mary Jane) Wing of Marysville, Joseph (Patricia) Wing of Avon, Ohio, Stephen Wing of Aurora, Colorado; fourteen grandchildren, Benjamin Bayer, Nathaniel (Jennifer) Bayer, Matthew (Georgina) Bayer, Nicholas Bayer, Michele Wing, Jason (Sarah) Wing, Brian (Jennifer) Wing, Elizabeth Wing, Jonathan (Allie) Wing, Christine Wing, Rachel (Brian) DiMatteo, Timothy Wing, Stephanie Wing and Kendra Wing; nine great-grandchildren, Colleen and Quinn DiMatteo and Juliann, Isaac, Thomas, Avery, Emma, Owen and Liam Wing; a brother-in-law, Richard Payne; and many nieces and nephews and other relatives. The family will receive friends 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Underwood Funeral Home, 703 East Fifth Street, Marysville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1033 West Fifth Street, Marysville. Rev. David A. Poliafico will officiate and burial will be beside her husband at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanicsburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Madison County Historical Society, Memorial Hospital’s Mobile Meals program in Marysville or a charity of choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Terry Hammond

Terrence Joseph “Terry” Hammond, age 57, of Akron, formerly of Marysville and Newark, died unexpectedly Sunday, November 23, 2014 in Akron. He was a retired mortgage claims adjuster for Broadview Mortgage in Columbus. A 1975 graduate of Marysville High School, he was a member of St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Akron and member of the Knights of Columbus Council 14255. He vTerry Hammond obit photoolunteered at Windemere Elementary School in Akron where he was much loved by the students and staff. He enjoyed Ohio State athletics, the Cleveland Browns and the Cincinnati Reds. A devoted husband, son, brother, father and grandpa, he will be remembered as a cordial and kind man of integrity. He was born March 19, 1957 in Zanesville and was predeceased by his father, John “Jack” Hammond. He is survived by his mother, Jean Hammond of Columbus, formerly of Marysville; his wife, Jayne Holloway Hammond of Akron; his children, Steve (Kate) Hammond of Scottsdale, AZ, Scott (Heather) Hammond of Marysville and Amy (Refugio) Baltazar of Phoenix, AZ; five grandchildren, Lily Hammond, Haley Hammond, Cali Hammond, Gavin Baltazar and Connor Hammond; his step children, Peggy Trenta of Baton Rouge, LA and Charlie Trenta of Akron; his siblings, Mike Hammond, Mary Jo (Rick) Danver, The Rev. Fr. Mark Hammond, Nancy Warner, Jane (Paul) Johnson, John (Cindy) Hammond, Peggy (Brad) Cook, Beth Hammond and Cathy Hammond; two aunts Joan Stilgenbauer and Jane Hammond; and many nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends, including special friends, Donnie Moore, Richard Fawcett and Duane Snow, all of Newark and John “Paco” Hernandez of California. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Marysville. The family will receive friends 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Underwood Funeral Home, 703 East Fifth Street, Marysville. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Dale Kent Andrews

Dale Kent “Spoon” Andrews, 58, of Marysville, died unexpectedly Saturday, November 22, 2014 at his home. He was a production associate for Honda of America, East Liberty plant, since 1995. He was a former nurse assistant at Mayfair Village in Columbus and was proud of his experience and the relationships he formed there. A 1975 graduate of Marysville High School, he was a standout basketball athlete, avid pool player and enjoyed coaching little league baseball. He was an avid University of Michdale andrews obit photoigan and Cleveland sports fan. A rock and roll enthusiast, he attended 24 Aerosmith concerts during his life. A devoted friend and a loving family man known as “Pappy,” he was lighthearted and carefree with a calming presence. Intelligent and informed, he enjoyed trivia, tracking sports stats daily and World War II history. He also loved animals and gardening. He will be remembered for his optimism, uplifting demeanor, infectious smile and ability to “go with the flow.” He was born November 11, 1956 in Marysville to the late Lawrence “Bud” and Mona Sherburne Andrews and was also predeceased by his nephew, Casey Andrews and his brother-in-law, John Taulbee, Jr. He is survived by his children, Julie (Shawn) McCreight, Jarid Andrews and his fiancée, Jessica Johnson, Tori Andrews and Allie Andrews, all of Marysville; five grandchildren, Rowan Andrews, Evie Carter, Kylie Andrews, Cooper McCreight and Braxton McKinley; his loving girlfriend, Megan Stout of Marysville; his sister, Beverly Ezerins of Marysville; his brother, John (Lynn) Andrews of Pensacola; nephews Larry (Jackie) Stults, David (Mary) Stults and Barry Stults; nieces, Kat (Keith) Carmichael and Karla (Bill Laurenson) Ezerins; and many other nieces and nephews, relatives and friends, including Karlis Ezerins and Joan Taulbee Andrews. Funeral services will held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Underwood Funeral Home where calling hours will be held 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Rev. Dick Douglass will officiate and burial will be at Oakdale Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Union County Veteran’s Service Commission, 238 West Sixth Street, Marysville, OH 43040. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.comm.

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Katherine “Kathie” Duncan Faulk

Katherine E. “Kathie” Duncan Faulk, 54, of Delaware, died peacefully Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. She was a 1978 graduate of Dublin High School and received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Florida State University. She began her career as owner/operator of a women’s specialty boutique, “Duncan’s Attic” in Jacksonville, Florida for many years. She later managed retail stores in Dublin. A free-lance photographer, she also enjoyed music, the beach, fishing and bicycling. She was born November 5, 1960 in Columbus to the late Steven and Diana Wender Duncan. She is survived by her son, Duncan Loran Faulk of Ostrander and a student of Buckeye Valley; two sisters, Carol (David) Raymond of Marysville and Pamela Guay of Knoxville, TN; nieces and nephews, Jennifer (Jeremy) Fishbaugh, Christy Raymond, Christopher Guay and Katie (Terry) Wheatley, Cole Wheatley and Ashlee and Ryder Fishbaugh; and her companion of ten years, Tony Zanetos; and many other relatives and friends. A memorial gathering will be held 7 p.m. Friday at Underwood Funeral Home in Marysville where the family will receive friends beginning at 5 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Delaware County Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Janice Marie Casteel Mills

Janice Mills obit photoJanice Marie Casteel Mills, age 67, of North Lewisburg, formerly of Sunbury and San Diego, CA, died Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Memorial Gables in Marysville. She was a retired associate of the Navy Exchange where she worked for many years as a retail buyer. Her job included many journeys throughout the world. She was an active volunteer at La Maestra health care center for women in San Diego. Known for her active spirit, she enjoyed dancing, swimming, basket weaving, traveling and spending time with family and friends.  She was born May 12, 1947 in San Diego to the late James and Ruth Jones Casteel. She is survived by a son, Charles (Susan) Mills of Marysville; a daughter, Pamela Burden of Independence, MO; seven grandchildren, Jacob, Ashleigh, Chelsea, Brittany, Josh, Abby and Trevor; a great grandson, Brody; a brother, James Casteel of San Diego; a sister, Lenore (Mike) Mosteller of San Diego; two aunts, Helen Haley and Mary Jane Babcock; and nieces and nephews. A private memorial gathering will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Mamie Murphy

mamie murphy photoMamie Murphy, 94, of Marysville, died Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at her home. An associate of U-Co Industries for many years, she considered herself one of the most efficient workers in the shop. She was an avid country music fan, especially Toby Keith and Elvis Presley, and had the opportunity of personally meeting Mr. Keith, at Jamboree in the Hills. She enjoyed puzzles, getting manicures and her pet bird, “Toby.” Of Irish descent, her favorite holiday was St. Patrick’s Day. She was born July 2, 1920 in Jackson, Ohio to the late George and Grace Murphy Pugh and was also predeceased by a sister, Stella. She is survived by many loving friends and caring staff, including Gail Rucker. A memorial gathering will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Underwood Funeral Home where friends may call beginning at 4 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice. Condolences may be expressed to www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Carrie Lynn Marisnick

Carrie Lynn Marisnick, 43, of Marysville, died peacefully Monday, November 3, 2014 at her home. A homemaker, she was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She was a born-again believer of Jesus Christ and she went on to her permanent home in heaven. She cherished the moments she spent with her son, especially going to the park, blowing bubbles, visiting the zoo, walking the dogs and McDonald’s funhouse. She was born September 9, 1971 in Delaware, Ohio. She is survived by her husband, Robert; her son, Bret; her brother, Tim; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, David Marisnick, Keith (Judy) Allen, Mary Peltier and Terri Navarra; and many other relatives, including Bill and Judy Mock and special friends, including her best friend, Nona and special friends, Pastors Mike and Rose Brooks of Bible Faith Church in Mt Victory. A memorial service will be held 4 p.m. Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Underwood Funeral Home where the family will receive friends beginning at 3 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to assist the family by donating to Marysville Mission Community Church, in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Susan Lee Sidner Sword

Susan Lee Sidner Sword, 68, of Marysville, died Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Memorial Gables in Marysville. She retired from MATCO in London and also was a former associate of Westinghouse in Columbus. She enjoyed making handicrafts and attending craft shows. She was a devoted mother and grandma and loved attending her grandkids’ baseball and softball games. She was born January 20, 1946 in London, Ohio to the late Harold and June Shoaf Sidner. She is survived by a daughter, Angela (Charles “Doug”) Born and a son, Todd (Lydia) Holland, both of Marysville; seven grandchildren, Danika Morse, Taelor Born, Tristyn Born, Tareyn Born, Jessica (Matt) Engle, Dillon Holland and Chevy Holland; a brother, Larry “Steven” (Janet) Sidner of St. Paris; her aunt, Jo Shaw; a cousin, Mike Shaw; a special friend, Dixie Jones; her former husband and his wife, Gerald “Bunky” (Debbie) Holland; and many other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Underwood Funeral Home, 703 East Fifth Street, Marysville. Memorial contributions may be made to her granddaughters’ softball travel team “Sabotage.” Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Monte L. Neuhart

Monte L. Neuhart, age 76, of Marysville, died Monday, October 27, 2014 at his home. He retired in 1998 from Columbia Gas System Service Corporation after more than 38 years. He was an avid collector of toy trains. He was a lover of The Ohio State University Buckeyes, Cleveland Browns and Indians and all-things Chevrolet. He was born July 6, 1938 in Batesville, Ohio to the late Ray and Mildred Ruth Hedleston Neuhart and was also predeceased by his brother, Jeryl Neuhart. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Fern Rath Neuhart; two step-sons, Brian (Rosemary) Robling of Georgia and Keith Robling of California; a granddaughter, Nina Robling; a sister-in-law, Margaret (Raymond) Varga of Florida; a niece, Jenney Neuhart; and a nephew, Jeremy Neuhart. The family will receive friends 2 to 4 and 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at Underwood Funeral Home, 703 East Fifth Street, Marysville. Graveside services will be held at 12 noon Wednesday at Batesville Beaver Township Cemetery in Batesville, Ohio. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.

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Thomas B. Winters

Thomas B. Winters, age 83, of Marysville, died Friday, October 24, 2014 at his home surrounded by family and friends following a seven-month illness. He was born September 18, 1931 in Ironton, the only child, to the late Raymond F. and Adryenne B. Lynd Winters. Tom possessed an intellectual curiosity for all things mechanical and electrical. He traveled a great deal with his parents as his father was an instructor of air brake operation for many different railroads during the 1930’s and 40’s. He had the rare opportunity of traveling in all 48 states and half of them twice in his youth. This natural curiosity led Tom into the field of engineering, having worked at Westinghouse Electric for 14 years and Westreco for 17 before his retirement in 1995. During this time, he was awarded many patents and awards. He was even given a patent by the British government signed by Queen Elizabeth II in 1995. Tom’s greatest love and achievement is the Raymond House Campground and Restaurant which he designed and brought to fruition during the 1980’s. He was also recognized in “Who’s Who in the Midwest” and “Who’s Who in America” publications. He was a member of the Union County Farm Bureau, American Legion Union Post 79, a life member of DeMolay and served as an aerial photographer in the Naval Air Reserve for twenty years. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Dolores J. Leis Winters, whom he married August 30, 1953 in Spencerville, Ohio; his three dogs, Tippy, Ona and Duchess; his brother-in-law, Robert Leis; two sisters-in-law, Jean and Jan Leis, both of Spencerville; and many devoted friends, including Ed Mullady, Dean Cook, Steve Brown, Rod Cook and Scott Rockey. The family will receive friends 1 to 3 and 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Underwood Funeral Home, 703 East Fifth Street, Marysville. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Raymond House, 20215 State Route 347, Raymond, Ohio where a luncheon will follow. Rev. Robert Kimes will officiate. A private burial will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Union County Humane Society or a charity of choice.

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