LOCAL AND AREA OBITUARIES

Obituaries

 

 

(NEWTON The funeral service for Forrest E. "Frog" Newkirk, age 75, of Newton, will be Sunday afternoon, August 28, at 2:00, at the Crain Funeral Home in Newton, with burial in the Hunt Cemetery, rural Rose Hill.  Again, that's for Forrest E. "Frog" Newkirk of Newton.

 

 

(LERNA)  The graveside funeral service for Ila Ruth (Thomas) Van Zee, age 81, of Lerna, will be Sunday afternoon, August 28, at 2:00, at the Greenup Cemetery.  There is no visitation.  The Barkley Funeral Home in Greenup is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Again, that's for Ila Ruth (Thomas) Van Zee of Lerna.

 

 

(DIETERICH)  The funeral service for Paul Courson, Jr., age 87, of Dieterich, will be Sunday afternoon, August 28, at 4:00, at the Latona Church of Christ, with burial in the Dieterich Village Cemetery.  The visitation is also Sunday afternoon, August 28, from 2:00 until service time, at the Latona Church of Christ.  The Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Again, that's for Paul Courson, Jr., of Dieterich.

 

 

(OLNEY)  The funeral service for Rheta A. Tarr, age 80, of Olney, will be Monday morning, August 29, at 11:00, at the Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich, with burial in the Wheeler Cemetery.  The visitation is Sunday evening, August 28, from 5:00 until 7:00, at the Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich.  Again, that's for Rheta A. Tarr of Olney.

 

 

(NEWTON)  The memorial "celebration of life" service for Rebecca Ann "Becky" Collins, age 61, of Newton, will be Tuesday morning, August 30, at 10:00, at the Latona Church of Christ with cremation rites and a private family interment to be held at a later date.  The visitation is Monday evening, August 29, from 6:00 until 8:00, at the Latona Church of Christ.  The Crain Funeral Home in Newton is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Again, that's for Rebecca Ann "Becky" Collins of Newton.

 

 

(OLNEY / RINARD)  The graveside funeral service for Margaret V. Yates, age 104, of Olney, formerly of Rinard, will be Saturday morning, September 3, at 10:00, at the Bunker Cemetery, north of Rinard, in northern Wayne County.  There is no visitation and no other services.  The Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Again, that's for Margaret V. Yates, age 104, of Olney, formerly of Rinard.

 

 

(OLNEY The funeral services are pending for Warren J. Yockey, age 90, of Olney.  The funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Crain Funeral Home in Newton.