Ohio County "O" Obituaries   
 


HARRY P. OAKS

[Source: Wheeling Register, Saturday, March 18, 1882]

OAKS - Of typhoid fever, Harry P., son of Capt. Wm. Oaks, of Wellsburg, in the 22d year of his age. Funeral from the residence of Wm. Oaks, this (Saturday) morning at 9:30 o'clock.

(Cheryl McCombs)


CAROLINE OBERMAN

Wheeling Intelligencer, Friday, Jan 31, 1936

MRS. C. C. OBERMANN RITES ON SUNDAY
SOUTH WHEELING RESIDENT SUCCUMBED TO STROKE EARLY THURSDAY

     Mrs. Caroline Colmar Obermann, 76, widow of Charles Obermann, and a resident of Wheeling for the past 63 years, succumbed to a paralytic stroke at 3:30 o’clock Thursday morning at her home, 3614 Wood street. Mrs. Obermann had been critically ill for the last week.
     Deceased was born in Germany, August 20, 1859, a daughter of the late Louis and Caroline Blum Colmar. She came to Wheeling at the age of thirteen and had made her home in South Wheeling the greater part of her life. Her husband, Charles Obermann, preceded her in death fourteen years ago. She was a member of St’ Paul’s Evangelical Church.
     Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Thomas R. Timothy, of Chester, W.Va.; Mrs. Christ Warsinski of Wheeling; Mrs. Henry E. Loew, of Warwood; Mrs. Walter I. Port, of Canton, O.; three sons, Charles Obermann, of Brilliant, O.; Henry Oberman of Chester, W.Va.; Fred Obermann, of Moundsville, W.Va.; one brother, Louis Colmar, jr., of Wheeling; one sister, Mrs. William Arndt, of Wheeling; 23 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
     Funeral services will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock in the chapel of the Cooey-Bentz funeral home. Rev. John R.C. Haas, pastor of St. Paul’s Evangelical church, will be in charge. Mount Zion cemetery will be the place of burial.

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From Wheeling News Register, Saturday, Feb 1, 1936

OBERMANN FUNERAL

     Services were held at 2:30 o’clock this afternoon in the chapel of the Cooey-Bentz funeral home for Mrs. Caroline Colmar Obermann, who died Thursday at her home, 3614 Wood street, Rev. R.C. Haas, pastor of St’ Paul’s Evangelical church, officiated. Interment was in Mount Zion cemetery.

(Lou Woodruff)


CHARLES OBERMANN

Wheeling Intelligencer, Jan 3, 1922

Oberman Funeral Thursday
     Funeral services for Charles Frederick Oberman, Sr. well known and aged resident of the South Side, whose death occurred yesterday morning at six o’clock, following a long illness of complications, will be held from the family home, 3614 Woods street, on Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Rev. August C. Rasche, pastor of St. Paul’s Evangelical church, will officiate. Interment will be made in Mount Zion cemetery.
     Mr. Oberman was born in Germany on July 15, 1852. He came to this country on May 22, 1872, living all of his residence in this country in Wheeling. He was the son of the late Karl Frederick William and Christi Charlotte (neeRosenberg) Oberman.
     He was an active member of St. Paul’s Evangelical church, taking part in all of the affairs of the church. He is survived by five daughters, Mrs. T.R. Timothy, Mrs. C.W. Warsinsky, Mrs. H.E. Loew and Henry W. and Fred W. Oberman; one sister, Mrs. Herman Sommerlade and fourteen grandchildren.

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The Wheeling News Register, Jan 3, 1922

OBERMANN, CHARLES FREDERICK LOUIS - On Monday, Jan. 2, 1922, at 6 o’clock a.m., in the 64th year of his age. Funeral from his late residence, No. 3614 Woods street, Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Friends of the family are invited to attend. Interment at Mt. Zion cemetery.

(Lou Woodruff)


DENNIS MICHAEL O’CONNELL

[Source: Moundsville Echo, Apr. 1, 1926]

Aged Benwood Man Is Victim of Pneumonia

Dennis Michael O'Connell, 62, well known Benwood resident, died yesterday afternoon at 2:45 o'clock at the home of his son John O'Connell, 1540 Marshall street, Benwood. Death was attributed to his advanced age and a slight attack of pneumonia. He had been ill two weeks.

Born in Martinsburg, W. Va., Mr. O'Connell moved to, Pennsylvania at an early age and removed to Benwood in 1920. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic church and was affiliated with the Holy Name Society.

Surviving are his wife and ten children. They are Dennis of Toledo, F. W. O'Connell of McMechen, John of Benwood, Leo and Carrol of Moundsville, Mrs. Mary E. Place of Pittsburgh, Miss Kathleen of Albany, N. Y., Mrs. E. M. Russler, of Moundsville, Mrs. M. P. Garvey of McMechen, and Mrs. J. P. Reilley of Moundsville.

Funeral arrangements have not been completed but services will be in charge of Rev. P. I. Schoenen of St. John’s Catholic church. Interment will likely be made in Moundsville.

(Cheryl McCombs)


EDWARD J. (Teddy) O’CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Thursday, November 21, 1957]

O'CONNELL, Edward J. (Teddy), Sr., of 2212 Chapline St., died Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Wheeling Hospital. Born in Ireland, March 24, 1887, he was general foreman at the Benwood Works of Wheeling Steel ----, retiring ---- years ago, after 52 years of service. He was a member of St. Alphonsus Church and the Holy Name Society of that parish. In addition, he was a member of the Wheeling Lodge of Elks and Modern Woodmen of America. His wife, Maude B. Nangel O'Connell, died in 1942. Surviving are four sons, Edward J., Kenneth; Donald P. and Raymond, all of Wheeling; one daughter, Mrs. John M. Boyle of Wheeling; one sister, Mrs. L. S. Morgan of Wheeling; 20 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Friends are being received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., where services will be held Saturday at 8:15 a.m. followed by a High Mass of Requiem at 9 o'clock at St. Alphonsus Church. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Members of Wheeling Lodge of Elks will conduct services at the funeral home Friday at 7:30 p.m., and the Holy Name Society, will recite the Rosary at 8 o'clock.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JOHN “Sonny” O'CONNELL

[Source: Times Leader, July 15, 1990]

John “Sonny” O'Connell

John (Sonny) O'Connell, 36, 68210 Commercial Drive, Bridgeport, died Wednesday in Brooke County, W.Va. He was born July 21, 1953 in Pittsburgh, Pa., a son of the late Patrick F. and Jane Allen O'Connell.

He was an employee of Pen-Wel Inc., Pittsburgh and a member of the Bridgeport Eagles Aerie 995, and a Catholic.

Surviving are his wife, Clara Ann Tollan O'Connell; three sons, John Jr., Ryan and Daniel, all at home; five brothers, Patrick, Thomas, Robert and Martin, all of Pittsburgh, and James of Martins Ferry.

Friends will be received at the Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside, today 7 to 9 p.m., where services will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. with Rev. William Alvey officiating. Burial follows in Linwood Cemetery, Blaine.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JOHN F. O'CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Monday, October 10, 1960]

O'CONNELL, John F., former resident of McMechen, and a retired Baltimore and Ohio employee, died Saturday at his home in Front Royal, Va. He was born at Martinsburg, W. Va. and was preceded in death by his widow, Ida May. Surviving are three sisters, Mrs. E. E. Russler of Moundsville, Mrs. Michael Garvey of McMechen and Mrs. Catherine Rieby of New York City; and one stepdaughter. Friends may call at the Riggs Funeral Home, McMechen, after 7 p.m. today. Brief services at the funeral home Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. will be followed by a mass at 9 o'clock at St. James Church, McMechen. Burial will follow in Mt. Rose Cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JOSEPH O'CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling Register, February 6, 1931]

JOS. O'CONNELL DIES SUDDENLY

Former Benwood Man, Ill One Week, Passes Away Early Today at Chapline Street Home

Joseph O'Connell, 64, retired Wheeling Steel corporation veteran and former Benwood resident, died suddenly shortly before 1 o'clock this morning at his home, 2214 Chapline street. Stricken ill one week ago, he had been bedfast since Monday. Death was attributed to a complication of maladies with which he had been suffering.

Mr. O'Connell was a native of England but came to this country to Benwood shortly after his marriage to Ellen Mahoney. For 34 years they resided in Benwood, where he was employed at the Wheeling Steel plant. In 1923, three years before his retirement after over a quarter century of service with the steel company, the family residence was moved to Wheeling.

In addition to his wife, two children survive, Edward O’Connell, of Wheeling, and Mrs. Mary Morgan, of Benwood. He also leaves 14 grandchildren. Mr. O'Connell was a communicant of St. Alphonsus Catholic church and fraternally was an affiliate of the local A.O.U.W. lodge.

Pending completion of the funeral arrangements the body has been removed to the Cooey-Bentz company funeral home.

(Cheryl McCombs)


LARRY O’CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling News Register, December 19, 1923]

Larry O’Connell Called By Death:
Prominent Moundsville Man Taken By Death After Short Illness:

WAS GLASS WORKER

Larry O’Connell, aged 66, well known glass blower, died at his home at 214 Tomlinson avenue, Moundsville, last evening at 6:50 o’clock after an illness since Saturday of pneumonia. Mr. O’Connell, who had been working at the Davis glass plant, Martins Ferry, since last June 4, came home Saturday feeling ill. He went to bed and grew gradually worse until the end came last evening. Twenty-five years ago, Mr. O’Connell moved to Moundsville from Martins Ferry and was employed at the Fostoria glass plant until last June. He was born in Ireland and came to this country at the age of seven with his parents, who settled in Wheeling. The family moved to Martins Ferry, where he remained until coming to Moundsville.

Mr. O’Connell is survived by his wife, Mary Palmer O’Connell; two sons, James and Lawrence; one daughter, Annetta, all of whom are at home; and one brother, James O’Connell of 605 Second street, Moundsville.

Mr. O’Connell was a member of St. Francis Xaviers Catholic church, Moundsville. He belonged to the glass workers union, the Eagles, the A. O. U. W. and the Holy Name society of the Catholic church.

Arrangements for the funeral have not been made.

(Cheryl McCombs)


PATRICK O’CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling Register, Sunday, September 24, 1882]

O'CONNELL - Friday, September 22, 1882, at 6:30 P. M., PATRICK O'CONNELL, aged 21 years.

Funeral from the residence of James Higgins, No. 2520 Jacob street, Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Interment at Mt. Calvary cemetery. Friends are invited to attend.

(Cheryl McCombs)


THOMAS WILLIAM O'CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling News Register, September 28, 1944]

T. H. O'Connell Mass Friday

In St. James Church in McMechen, Friday morning at 10 o'clock, a High Requiem Mass will be celebrated for Thomas H. O'Connell, 57, veteran of the First World War and a resident of McMechen for many years, who died early Wednesday morning at Wheeling hospital, following an illness of two weeks' duration.

Brief rites to be conducted at 9:15 o'clock in the Altmeyer Funeral Home will precede the mass. Interment will be made in Mount Calvary cemetery.

Born in Martinsburg, W. Va., December 23, 1886, a son of Mrs. Mary E. O'Brien O'Connell and the late Dennis J. O'Connell, he spent his early life there coming to McMechen as a young man.

Mr. O'Connell served as a member of the 314 Field Artillery in World War I.

The family residence is situated at 20 Fifth St., McMechen.

Surviving are his wife, Etta Cooper O'Connell, to whom he was married in St. James Church in McMechen on January 23, 1920; three daughters, Misses Ann and Rita O'Connell at home and Mrs. Jack McCombs of McMechen; his mother, Mrs. Mary E. O'Connell, of Moundsville; five sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Place, Mrs. Ella M. Russler and Mrs. J. P. Reilly, all of Moundsville, Mrs. J. P. Reidy, Long Island, N. Y., and Mrs. M. P. Garvey, of McMechen; and four brothers, Dennis J. O'Connell, of Philadelphia; John F. O'Connell, of McMechen; Leo O'Connell, of Moundsville and Carroll O'Connell, of Baltimore, Md.

(Cheryl McCombs)


WILLIAM O’CONNELL

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Tuesday, March 21, 1939]

WM. O'CONNELL, McMECHEN, DIES
PROMINENT RESIDENT OF MARSHALL COUNTY SUCCUMBS THIS MORNING

William H. O'Connell, former member of the McMechen city council, succumbed this morning at 12:45 a. m. at his residence, 2208 Marshall street, McMechen, following an illness, of one week's duration.

Deceased was born at Glover's Gap, W. Va., the son of the late James and Mary Driscoll O'Connell. He was educated in the schools there and resided in the town as a young man. He was united in marriage to Miss Belle Cusack at Moundsville in 1891, and has been a resident of McMechen for the past twenty-five years. In his youth he was employed at the National Tube company as a master mechanic.

Mr. O'Connell was elected to the McMechen city council for two terms, serving from 1929 until 1935. He operated a grocery store at 2208 Marshall street, McMechen for a number of years. Religiously he was affiliated with the St. James Catholic Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife, Mrs. Belle Cusack O'Connell are: three daughters, Mrs. Chester Curry, of Weirton, Mrs. Cecelia Rogers, of Moundsville, and Miss Mary O'Connell, at home: one son. J. Francis O'Connell, of Steubenville; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Gerard, Mrs. Ella McCarthy, and Mrs. John Blake, all of Wheeling.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JOHANNAH O'LEARY

[Source: Wheeling Intelligencer, Friday, September 27, 1918]

Mrs. Johannah O'Leary.

On Tuesday, September 24, at 11:05 o'clock p. m., occurred the death of Mrs. Johannah O'Leary, widow of the late David O'Leary. Mrs. O'Leary was 84 years of age and one of the best known residents of the city.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday morning at 8:30 o'clock from the late residence, with requiem high mass at 9 o'clock at the Sacred Heart church. Interment will be at Mt. Calvary cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


MRS. SUSAN O’LEARY

[Source: February 19, 1920]

O’Leary Services

Services for Mrs. Susan O’Leary, widow of David O’Leary, who died on Monday, will take place this morning at 8:30 from the home, 419 Coal street. Requiem high mass will be celebrated at 9 o’clock at the Church of the Sacred Heart. Burial will be at Mt. Calvary cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


OPHELIA MARIE ORNALD

Ornald, Miss Ophelia Marie, 83, 2742 Jacob Street. died at her home Friday morning. Born in Wheeling on Dec. 16, 1882, the daughter of Christian G. and Rosalina Mathge Ornald, she is survived by two neices, Mrs. Fred Simon, Jr., Wheeling, and Mrs Helen Simms, California; and a nephew, Raymond Ornald, California. Friends will be received at Kepners Funeral Home, 1308 Chapline St., Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 12 - 3 and 7-9 p.m. services Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Carl C. Richmond officiating. Intermenent in Greenwood Cemetery.

Date of death, 11/25/1966

Source: Wheeling Intelligencer, 11/26/1966

(Becky Bowman Baldauf)


ANNA N. FORDYCE ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Wednesday, June 21, 1939]

Mrs. Anna N. Fordyce Orum, 55, wife of John Orum and life resident of this vicinity, died this morning at 3 o’clock at her home on Peter’s Run road. She had been ill for the past 16 months.

Mrs. Orum was born at Greggsville, May 26, 1884, a daughter of Mrs. Sarah Jane Gordon Fordyce and the late John Fordyce. She was educated in the local schools. For the past 22 years Mrs. Orum had made her home on Peters Run road.

Surviving are her husband, John Orum; two sons, James Edward Orum, of Peters Run road, John Adam Orum, at home; one daughter, Miss Doris Rebecca Orum, at home; her mother, Mrs. Sarah Fordyce, of Wheeling; one brother, Raymond Fordyce, also of this city; and six grandchildren.

The body was removed to the Crider funeral home. Time for services and interment will be announced later.

(Cheryl McCombs)


ANNA N. FORDYCE ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Thursday, June 22, 1939]

MRS. JOHN ORUM FUNERAL SATURDAY

Funeral services are to be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the chapel of the Crider funeral home for Mrs. Anna N. Fordyce Orum, 55, wife of John Orum and life resident of this vicinity, who died Wednesday at her home on Peter’s Run road.

Rev. A. Coleman Brown, pastor of Elm Grove Methodist church, is to be in charge. Interment will be in Allen Grove cemetery, Sherrard.

The body is now at the funeral home and Friday afternoon will be taken to the late residence. Saturday morning the body will be returned to the funeral home for the services.

(Cheryl McCombs)


BLANCHE ORUM

Wheeling News Register - 4/2/1978

ORUM, Blanche L. Parker, 40, of Chambers Lane, Valley Grove, died Friday at home. Friends received at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, noon - 3 and 7-9 p. m. Sunday, where services will be held Monday at 1:30 p. m. Interment in Halcyon Jills Memorial Park.

News Register - Saturday, April 1, 1978

Orum, Blanche L. Parker, 40, of Chambers Lane, Valley Grove, died Friday at home. She was a Protestant and an employee of the City Window Cleaning Co., Wheeling. Surviving are her husband, John W. Orum Jr.; her mother, Veva Darrow of Stone Church Road; three daughters, Patty Luckett of Wheeling, Karen Luckette of Benwood and Mrs. John (Jamie) Leach of Wheeling; a son, Junior Luckette of Lansing; a sister, Mrs. Francis (Clara) Riggle of Stone Church Road; two brother, Charles Parker of Wheeling and George of West Alexander, Pa.; four grandchildren. Friemds received at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, 7-9 p.m. Saturday and noon-3 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Monday interment in Union Cemetry, St. Clairesville.

NOTE: This may be a relative to the Criswells as it is a family surname.

(Donna Criswell Mollaun)


CAROLYN JUNE RHODES ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Tuesday, July 16, 1991]

ORUM, Carolyn June Rhodes, 50, of Sun Terrace, Glen Dale, died Monday at home. She was a former employee of Wheeling Hospital and a member of McMechen-Benwood United Methodist Church, McMechen. Surviving are three sons, James R. of Glen Dale, Michael D. with the U.S. Army, Germany and Gary A, of Wheeling; a daughter, Sherry L. Orum of Wheeling; three brothers, Raymond Rhodes of Wheeling, William Rhodes of Martins Ferry and John Rhodes of St. Clairsville; two grandchildren. Friends received 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Kepner Funeral Home, 36th and Jacob streets, Wheeling. Arrangements are incomplete.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JAMES EARNEST ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, June 20, 1994]

ORUM, James E., 64, of Kings Court, Glen Dale, died Saturday in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale. He was a retired Coal miner at North America No. 1 mine in Powhatan, a Protestant, and an Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Edward and Josephine Wilkie Orum; a sister. Surviving are three sons, James R. of Benwood, Michael D. of Wheeling and Gary A. of Martins Ferry; a daughter, Sherry L. Orum of Martins Ferry; three brothers, John R. of Waynesburg, Pa., Kenneth F. of Wheeling and William B., of Quaker City; five sisters, Virginia Chambers of Weirton, Betty L. Elder of Wheeling, Lucille J. Crane of Miami, Fla., Charlene Pennington of Painesville, Ohio, and Mary M. Martin of Wheeling; three grandchildren. Friends received 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Kepner Funeral Home, 36th and Jacob streets, Wheeling, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JAMES EDWARD FORDYCE ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, June 25, 1978]

ORUM, James Edward, 74, of 100 15th St., Wheeling, formerly of Elm Grove, died Sunday in Ohio Valley General Hospital, Wheeling. He was a Protestant and a retired coal miner. Surviving are his wife, Josephine Wilkie Orum; five daughters, Virginia Chambers of Weirton, Betty Elder of Wheeling, Lucille Crane of Florida, Charlene Pennington of Painesville, and Mary Martin of Elm Grove; four sons, John R. of Rocklick, Pa., James Ernest of Moundsville, Kenneth E. at home and William B. of Quaker City; a sister, Doris Orum of Moundsville; 36 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. Friends received at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Elm Grove, 7-9 p.m. Monday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, where services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


JOSEPHINE WILKIE ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, August 5, 1990]

ORUM, Josephine Wilkie, 82, of 41st Street, Wheeling, died in Wheeling Hospital. She was a retired cook of Kennedy’s Grill, Wheeling, and a Protestant. She was preceded in death by her husband, James E., in 1978; a daughter. Surviving are four sons, John R. of Waynesburg, Pa., William B. of Quaker City, James E. and Kenneth E., both of Wheeling; five daughters, Lucille Crane of Miami, Virginia Chambers of Weirton, Charlene Pennington of Painesville, Ohio, Mary Martin and Betty L. Elder, both of Wheeling; 37 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren. Friends received 7-9 p.m. Monday, and from 10 a.m. Tuesday until time of services at 2 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 1308 Chapline St., Wheeling. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

(Cheryl McCombs)


WILLIAM A. ORUM

[Source: Wheeling News Register, Monday, February 1, 1965]

ORUM, William A., 49, of RD1, Triadelphia, died Saturday at Wheeling Hospital. He was born Oct. 11, 1915, at Wheeling, the son of George and Elsie Clemens Orum. He was employed as a painter for the Ohio County Board of Education. Surviving are his wife, Audrey Laxton Orum; two sons, Harold, Wheeling, and Burrell Laxton of Bradshaw, W.Va.; three daughters, Mrs. Mauel Ruiz of the Bronx, N.Y., Mrs. Dominick Chioudouni of Dillonvale and Mrs. Benny Hamilton of Bradshaw; and two brothers, Edgar L. of Cincinnati and George A. of Thornville, O.; one sister, Mrs. Ruth Rupich of Wheeling; and 20 grandchildren. One son, James Laxton was killed during the Korean War. Friends received at Altmeyer's Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., where services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


MRS. ORPHIA J. OTT, 73

Wheeling News-Register, Aug 3, 1949

Mrs. Orpha Johnson Ott, 73, widow of John Henry Ott, member of a pioneer Ohio County family, died this morning at 3:30 o'clock in the Ohio Valley General hospital, where she had been a patient the past week.

Daughter of the late Everah and Elizabeth Jackson Johnson, she was born in West Liberty, January 30, 1876. She resided with two grandchildren, Mrs Bewellia Ott and John R. Ott, 2612 Jacob street. Her husband preceded her in death in 1906. She was a protestant by faith.

Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. J. W. Crawford, New Concord, O.; Mrs. George M. Rogers, Warwood; Mrs. Francis Foister and Mrs. Frank Keenan, both of Wheeling, and a son, Russell Ott, Martins Ferry. Sixteen grandchildren survive.

Friends are being received at Kepner's Thirty-sixth and Jacob streets. Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

(Lonnie Fink)


PEARL MAY FORDYCE OTTO

[Source: Wheeling News Register, March 21, 1982]

OTTO, Pearl M. Fordyce, 85, of 411 Second St., Marietta, formerly of Woodsfield, died Sunday in Christian Anchorage Nursing Home, Marietta. She was a member of the Woodsfield Church of the Nazarene. She was preceded in death by her husband, John N. Otto in 1960. Surviving are a son, Keith of Ocean, N. J.; three daughters, Virginia Dowling of New Orleans, Helen Wheeler of Marietta and Dorothy Kenney of Middleport, Ohio; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Friends received at the Woodsfield Church of the Nazarene, where services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Interment in Oaklawn Cemetery, Woodsfield. Arrangements by the McClure-Shafer Funeral Home, Marietta.

(Cheryl McCombs)


RUSSELL OVERBAUGH

[Source: Wheeling Register, Saturday, August 7, 1915]

The funeral services over the remains of the late Russell Overbaugh, the local young man who was drowned in the lake at Epworth park at Bethesda Thursday afternoon while on a picnic there, will be held from the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Overbaugh at 2 o'clock on Sunday afternoon. Rev. L. L. Fisher, pastor of the Methodist church, of which the deceased was a member, will have charge of the services and the interment will be made in Union cemetery.

(Cheryl McCombs)


CHARLES LANDON OXIER

[Source: Wheeling Intelligencer, Saturday, March 25, 2000]

DEATHS ELSEWHERE

Charles Landon Oxier, 32, of Norcross, Ga., formerly of Bellaire, died Friday, March 7, 2000 at home. He was a Computer-Technician for Sync Corporation, Atlanta. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles and Wilma Oxier, and Bazzie and Irene Wallace. Surviving are his wife, Laura, of Michigan; his parents, Charles E and Dean Wallace Oxier of Toronto. Services held 1 p.m. today at Anglin Funeral Home, Dover, Tenn. Interment in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Tenn. Local arrangements by Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto.




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