Lora Polk

August 21, 1940 - April 10, 2012

Lora Polk, 71, of Marysville, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. She retired from Ashland Chemical Company in Dublin where she worked as an executive secretary. She was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church where she confirmed. She was baptized at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Chuckery. A loving mother and dedicated sister, she was known for her gentle and compassionate spirit. She was a supporter of the Union County Humane Society and served on the board with the Union County Historical Society. She was also very active with the Union County Veterans Remembrance Committee. She was born August 21, 1940 in Chuckery to the late Arthur and Rachel Nicol Rausch. She was preceded in death in 2003 by her husband, William P. “Bill” Polk; in 1991, by her son, James N. Trevorrow; a sister, Norma Forry; and three brothers-in-law, Harold “Red” Forry, Rev. Hubert Rausch and Quincy Bridges. She is survived by her son, Jeffrey A. Trevorrow of Powell; three grandchildren, Brittany (Curtis) Ten Cate of Adrian, MI and Christopher and Julia Trevorrow, both of Powell; two sisters, Charlene Rausch of Marysville and Juanita Bridges of Logan; two brothers, Charles (Christel) Rausch of Marysville and Arthur (Ruth) Rausch of West Mansfield; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Rev. John W. Fair and Rev. Jacob Heino will officiate and burial will be at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Underwood Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to her church, Union County Humane Society or Union County Historical Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwood16.wpengine.com.


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