2003 OBITUARIES

Including Obituaries of people with connections to Conneaut, Monroe Twp., Kingsville, Pierpont and possibly some from towns connected to these.
 

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Obituaries - Star Beacon February 1, 2003

David W. Drummond

MONROE TOWNSHIP David W. Drummond, 75, of Scriber Road, died Friday January 31, 2003, in St. Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pa.
He was born August 6, 1928, in Washington, Pa. and had been a resident of Monroe Township since 1958, formerly of Youngstown.
Mr. Drummond enjoyed the outdoors and operating his oil and gas wells.
He was a member of the merchant marines and served during World War II.
Mr. Drummond is survived by his wife, Carolyn (Avery), whom he married Oct. 5, 2002; three sons, David A. of Conneaut, Rex K. and Frank A. of Monroe Township; a daughter, Paula Jane of Monroe Township; two stepdaughters, Alice Post and Saundra Sullivan, both of Ashtabula; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and a sister, Mary Berganti of Boardman.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, Pauline and his infant son, Bruce, a brother, Chuck Drummond and stepsister, Sandy Drummond.
Service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, at the Thompson-Smith Funeral Home, 345 Main St., Conneaut with the Rev. Jerry Webb, pastor of the Kelloggsville Church of the Nazarene, officiating.
Burial will take place at the Kelloggsville Cemetery.
Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 2, 2003

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 3, 2003

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 4, 2003

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Obituaries - Star Beacon February 6, 2003

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 7, 2003

Mabel I. Wolcott

TUSTIN, Calif. - Mabel Irene Wolcott, 93, formerly of Geneva, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2003, at the home of her daughter, Wanda Jean Brown.
She was born June 1, 1909, in Richland, the daughter of Lawrence and Waitee A. (Schroeder) Eller. She moved from Geneva to California in 1998.
Mrs. Wolcott was a member of the Geneva First United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star, Grace Chapter 11.
Survivors include her son, Howard R. Wolcott of Anderson, S.C.; a daughter, Wanda J. Brown of Tustin, Calif.; five grandchildren, Linda Williams, Kevin Wolcott, Michael J. Brown, Terri Cardillo and Nicolle Brown; several great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; a brother, Larry Eller of Conneaut; and four sisters, Lela Pethel of Cleveland, Mildred Beers of Michigan, and Clouris Arden and Maxine King, both of Geneva.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard; a great-granddaughter, Christina; a great-great-granddaughter, Christiana; two brothers, Clarence and Merrell; and four sisters, Vesta Whyte, Lula Beaber, Ethel Cosgrove and Susie Maltby.
Service is 10 a.m. Saturday at Greenlawn Memory Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, 3137 E. Center St., North Kingsville. The Rev. Hugh Hookway, pastor of Geneva United Methodist Church, will officiate.
Calling hours are 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Edgewood Alliance Church, 3140 E. Center St., North Kingsville.
The Grace Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, will conduct its memorial service at 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Ducro Funeral Services and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 8, 2003

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 9, 2003

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 10, 2003

Leanor S. Brabender

CONNEAUT - Leanor S. "Lee" Brabender, 84, of West Main Road, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2003, at Harrington Home in Conneaut.
She was born May 16, 1918, in Port Clinton, the daughter of Harvey and Laurel (Dunham) Floro. She had lived in the area for most of her life.
Mrs. Brabender had been employed by the Rockwell Plastics plant in Ashtabula as an assembler, retiring after 10 years. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and belonged to the Women of the Church. She sang in the choir for more than 40 years.
She was treasurer of the Ashtabula Women's Bowling Association for 18 years.
She enjoyed traveling and karaoke.
Survivors include her stepdaughter, Linda B. Scott of Ashtabula; two stepsons, Jon Brabender of Jefferson, and Arnold Brabender of Huntington Beach, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William; a brother, Ira Floro; and two sisters, Eleanore Capela and Ina Kultti.
Service is noon Thursday at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Clyde A. McGee, pastor of the church, officiating.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens.
Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Thompson-Smith Funeral Home, 345 Main St., Conneaut.
Memorial contributions may be made to Conneaut Station 3 Rescue Squad. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 11, 2003

Roland F. Meinke

CONNEAUT - Roland F. Meinke, 77, of Ernst Drive, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2003, at Hamot Medical Center, Erie, Pa.
He was born Aug. 25, 1925, in Conneaut, to Frank and Mary (Lane) Meinke. He was a lifetime Conneaut resident.
Mr. Meinke was a 1943 graduate of Conneaut High School and was a decorated U.S. Navy veteran, serving during World War II.
He worked at the former Emhoff Motor Sales in east Conneaut nine years, RMI in Ashtabula 11 years and retired in 1990 after 22 years at SCM in Ashtabula.
Mr. Meinke was a member of the Federated Church in East Springfield, Pa., where he was an usher and belonged to the Retirees Work Group. He was a life member of the Ashtabula Power Squadron and of the Lake Erie Boat Club in Conneaut. He was head of the Conneaut Sea Scouts nine years.
He enjoyed taking care of his cars, watching auto racing and football on television, traveling and boating.
Survivors include daughters Patricia Van Kirk of Trinity, N.C. and Donna Campbell of Watsontown, Pa.; son, Randolph Meinke of Marysville, Pa.; stepson Jerrell B. Jones of Smithville, Texas; sisters Marjorie Meinke, Marion Wright, Charlotte Brundage and Doris McDonald, all of Conneaut, Janice Winchester of Kingsville, and Carol Gary of Ashtabula; grandchildren Susan York, Robert Karpewicz, James, Mark and Jeffery Jones, William Campbell IV, Brian Van Kirk and Mariah Campbell; and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Edith E. Meinke on Nov. 2000; son, Michael Meinke; sister, Sandra Mann; brother, Robert Meinke; and stepdaughter Jerry Leigh Karpewicz.
Funeral is 10 a.m. Thursday, at the Marcy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, officiated by the Rev. Ed Huntley of the Federated Church. Burial with military service is in Glenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is 7 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Conneaut Rescue Squad. Envelopes available at the funeral home.

Obituaries - Star Beacon February 12, 2003

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Obituaries - Star Beacon February 28, 2003

 

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