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Belmont County, Ohio
Genealogy and History



Submitted by Cheryl Skinner unless otherwise noted.

Kaho, Catherine : Funeral services for Miss Catherine M. Kaho, 85, who died at her home in nearby Senecaville, Sunday at 2 a.m. will be held in the Methodist Church there at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Services will be in charge of Rev. Gaughler of the church and Rev. Bacon of the Presbyterian Church. Miss Kaho, a teach in the Guernsey County schools for 55 years was a member of the Methodist Church since early childhood and took and active part in church affairs as well as having been a Sunday School teacher. In addition to Mrs. C. A. Craig, she is survived by another niece, Mrs. H. K. Crowe, Cumberland and a nephew, James Stevens , Senecaville, in Guernsey County, also a number of nieces and nephews out of the county. The body will be returned to Senecaville for funeral services from the Corwin Funeral Home, Cambridge and burial will be made in the cemetery there. [Times Recorder, 29 Feb 1944]

Kaho, John David : Rev. John David Kaho, 79, retired minister of the Beverly community, died Sunday at Marietta Memorial Hospital from injuries received two weeks ago when struck by and auto near Beverly. A native of Senecaville, Rev. Kaho was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. David Kaho. He married Miss Luna Sprague of Beverly, whose death occurred in March, 1932. Rev. Kaho returned in 1930 and moved to Beverly, terminating 44 years as a minister of the Northeast Ohio Methodist conference. Surviving are a son, John V., Atlanta, GA., a daughter, Mrs. Waite McClain, Canton; three granddaughters and a sister, Miss Kate Kaho, Senecaville. Funeral services were held Tuesday at 1 p.m. from the Mindling Funeral Home in Beverly and interment made there. [The Journal, 12 Dec 1940 pg. 8]

Keating, Walter V.: Walter V. Keating, 77, of Rittman, was fatally injured in an automobile accident on Monday October 8. He was born in Ironton, a son of the late Hugh and Ella Keating former Barnesville residents. He was a veteran of World War I. Surviving are his wife, Julia of the home; one son, four daughters, two sisters, 26 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren; one niece, Mrs. Linda Sudduth Tittle and one nephew, William Sudduth, whom they reared after the death of their parents. Mass of Resurrection was held at 10 a.m. at St. Anne's Church. Burial was made in Rittman Cemetery. [Barnesville Enterprise, 16 Oct 1975]

Keevert, Dale : The entire community was shocked to learn of the sudden death of Dale Keevert, 28, who was drowned Saturday afternoon in Brady Lake, near Kent, OH. It is said his boat sprung a leak and he leaped into the water which was to cold for swimming. Surviving are his wife, a daughter Joyce, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chris Keevert of near Woodsfield. Two sisters and a brother also survive. They are Ruth Young of Columbus, Zelda Brown of Woodsfield and Ralph Keevert of the home. There are other relatives and many friends. The body was brought to the Bauer & Turner Funeral Home Sunday afternoon, where it will remain until after the services. Mr. Keevert was a lifelong resident of this county, with the exception of the past few years that he has resided in Kent, OH. A host of friends are saddened by his death. He came from a prominent Monroe County family and was a man of many fine qualities. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 1 o'clock in the chapel of the funeral home and burial will be made in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. [Times Recorder, 16 Dec 1941]

Kemp, Starling P.: Starling P. Kemp, 63, owner and operator of Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home, Bethesda, died Thursday in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling. He owned and operated the Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home for many years, serving the communities of Belmont, Bethesda and Morristown. Kemp was active in community affairs was a member of the Belmont American Legion Post serving as commander; the Hazen Lodge, Bethesda; Scottish Rite Valley of Cambridge; Osiris Temple of the Shrine, Wheeling; the Bethesda-Belmont-Morristown Rotary Club and the Bethesda Methodist Church. He also was a member of the Ohio Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association. Kemp served with the U. S. Army during World War II. He was born July 20, 1923 in Belmont, son of Hazel Moore Kemp and the late Clifford Kemp. Surviving in addition to his mother, are his wife, Faye Heaney Kemp; two sons, Gary of Bethesda, Doug of Sterling, VA; two daughters, Sandra Mumma of Tacoma, Susan Duffy of Morristown; two brothers, Wayne and Hilles, both of Belmont; 10 grandchildren. Friends received at Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home, Bethesda, 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. John Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Ebenezer Cemetery, Bethesda. Masonic services at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. [Times Leader]

Kemp, Wayne Loman: Wayne Loman Kemp, 58, Belmont, died Thursday evening at the home of Gary Kemp, Bethesda. He was born March 28, 1930, Belmont, a son of Hazel Moore Kemp of Belmont and the late Clifford Kemp. He was a former employee of Hanna Coal Co., former owner-operator of Kemp Insurance agency at Belmont, and a funeral director associated with the Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home. Kemp was a member of the Belmont United Methodist Church, Hazen Lodge 521 F & AM at Bethesda, a veteran of the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Surviving in addition to his mother is a brother, Hillis G. Kemp of Belmont; three nieces, Sandra Mumma of Tacoma, Susan Duffy of Morristown, Rosemarie Kemp of Belmont; three nephews, Gary Kemp of Bethesda, Douglas of Kemp of Leesburg, and H. Gregory Kemp of Belmont. He was preceded in death by a brother, Starling Kemp. Friends will be received at the Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home, Bethesda, today 7 to 9 p.m. and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday where services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Lewis Kilzer and the Rev. John Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Belmont Cemetery. Bethesda Masonic Lodge will hold services Saturday at 6:30p.m., at the funeral home. [Times Leader]

Kemp, Virgil Elmer: Virgil Elmer Kemp, 55, Township Road, 185 Beallsville, died Wednesday in Barnesville Hospital. He was born June 27, 1932 at Lamira, a son of the late Chalmer and Orpha Perkins Kemp. He was a retired employee of Ormet Corp., Marshall County and a member of Captina Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Everett and Glen Kemp. Surviving are his wife, G. Jean Crow Kemp; a brother, Wilford of Berlin Center; two sisters, Mrs. Michael (Dorothy) Eikenberry of Bethesda, and Mrs. Gene (Wanda) Wheeler of Jerusalem. Friends will be received at the Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home, Bethesda, 7 to 9 p.m. today and 3 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday where services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday with Bob Rice officiating. Burial will be on Kemp Farm near Beallsville.

Kendjorsky, Helen J.: Helen J. Kendjorsky, 90, Shadyside, died today in Shadyside Care Center. She was born March 21, 1903 in Elizabeth, PA., daughter of the late Frandk and Frances Zemneiski MacKiewicz. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church at Shadyside. She was preceded in death by her husband, John; a son. John; a brother, Frank MacKiewicz; three sisters, Virginia Kasper, Anna Marsh Warden and Clara Pawlak. Surviving are two daughters, Frances Schmelick of Shadyside and Pauline McVay, both of Medina; a sister, Josephine Skotka of Mt. Clemens, MI., three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at Bauknecht Funeral Home, Shadyside 7 to 9 p. m. Saturday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Shadyside, with Monsignor Frank Manieri the celebrant. Burial follows in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Bellaire. Vigil services will be Sunday. [Times Leader, 30 Apr 1993 pg. 8A]

Kennard, Eli
Eli Kennard, an old and prominent resident of Barnesville, died on Tuesday of last week, aged 70 years. He was a member of the Friends' church. A wife and eight grown children were bereft by his death. [Belmont Chronicle. (St. Clairsville, Ohio), 27 Aug. 1885, tr by KT]

Kennedy, Celia Gill Hatcher: Funeral rites for Mrs. Celia Kennedy, 57, are pending at the Ingold Chapel. Mrs. Kennedy was found dead in the kitchenette of the family trailer home at 8362 Redwood Ave. yesterday by her husband Howard Kennedy when he returned home from work shortly after 4 p.m. Indications were that she had suffered a fatal attack while in the process of starting dinner. A native of Byesville, Ohio Mrs. Kennedy had lived here for eight years since she came to California. Surviving, addition to her husband are one son, Edsel Hatcher of Stow, Ohio; three daughters, Mrs. Evagene Skinner and Mrs. Marguerite Burrows of Belmont, Ohio and Mrs. Shirley Canter of Fontana; one step-son Robert Kennedy of Gloversville, NY; two step daughters, Mrs. All Ressico of Redwood City and Mrs. Donald Ruf of Gloversville; five brothers and a sister; 14 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Rites will be set pending word from relatives in the east.

Kennedy, Howard T.: Howard Kennedy, 64, of 915 W. Valley Blvd., Colton, CA., died Sunday at his home. He was born in New York and was a 25 year resident of San Bernardino County having resided in Fontana and Colton. Kennedy was a retired crane operator at Kaiser Steel. Survivors include five daughters, Gertrude Ruf of New York, Evagene Skinner of Ohio, Vivian Burrows of El Monte, Vera Ressico of Florida and Shirley Roby of Fontana; two sons, Robert Kennedy of New York and Edsel Hatcher of Ohio; a brother, Clarence Kennedy of New York; 15 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at the Ingold Chapel followed by burial at Green Acres Memorial Gardens. [Fontana, 08 May 1975]

Kennon, Lucille F.: Lucille F. Kennon, 81, Sandy Ridge Road, Barnesville, died Sunday in Barnesville Hospital. She was born Aug 6, 1910 at Bethesda, daughter of the late Clarence W. and Ethel Bolon Kennon. She was a retired clerk of Finnical Drugs, Barnesville and a member of Bethesda Christian Church. She was preceded in death by a sister, Waneta Brazek and a half-brother, Gerald Kennon. Surviving are two brothers, Willis R. Kennon of Shadyside and Donald J. Kennon of Bellaire; two sisters, Mary E. Angus of Toronto and Mae A. Turner at home. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Campbell-Plumly- Milburn Funeral Home, Barnesville where services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Carl Orphanides officiating. Burial follows in Ebenezer Cemetery, Bethesda. [Times Leader, 13 Jan 1992]

Kent, Kathryn V. : Kathryn V. Kent, 87, formerly of Military Rd. Zanesville, died at 3:05 a.m. Tuesday. September 24, 1996 at Bethesda Hospital. Born Feb 18, 1909, in Parkersburg WV. she was a Zanesville resident most of her life. She was a member of Central Trinity United Methodist Church for over 60 years and the church's Cen-Tri Class and Women's Society. Surviving are two daughters and one son-in-law, Nancy and Wayne Smock of Westerville and Iris Andrews of Zanesville; five grandchildren, Nanette Yusko of Columbus, Wendy Thompson of Worthington and Paula Archer and Andy Andrews, both of Zanesville; six great-grandchildren; one brother, Howard Bailey of Davisville, WV.; and one sister, Ressa Burton of Parkersburg, WV. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee and Lura Childers Bailey; her husband Leon S. Kent, who died May 16, 1970; one grandson, Kent Andrews; and several brother and sisters. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today, Sept 26, 1996 at the funeral home with the Rev. Charles E. Titko officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park.

Kern, Patrick
Patrick Kern, an aged and respected citizen of Bellaire, died on Saturday night, and was buried in Wheeling on Monday. [Belmont chronicle. (St. Clairsville, Ohio), 27 Aug. 1885; tr by KT]

Keyser, Mrs. Eva : Mrs. Eva Boyd Keyser, 83, died early last Thursday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Harold Wheeler, at South Olive. She had been ill for six weeks. Mrs. Keyser was a daughter of Robert and Mahala Boyd. She was a member of Bell's Methodist Church. Her husband, Jacob Keyser, died in 1926. Surviving besides her daughter, is a granddaughter, Mrs. Tobe Johnson of Sharon. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the Sharon Presbyterian Church, by the Rev. Walter H. Brown. The funeral director was B. B. Wheeler, and burial was made in the Sharon Cemetery. [Noble County Leader, 21 Nov 1940, tr by KT]

Keyser, Thomas : Thomas Keyser, 82, New Athens, died Sunday evening at the Harrison Community Hospital, Cadiz. He was born Oct 10, 1907 at McMechen, WV., son of the late Charles and Rose Ann Riggs Keyser. He is a retired janitor of the New Athens School, member of the United Methodist Church at New Athens, New Athens Fire Department, Stumptown Threshers and was former mayor of New Athens. He was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister. Surviving are his wife, Wilma Lucas Keyser; a son, Edgar A. Keyser of New Athens; four daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Carol) Huffman of New Athens, Mrs. Jerry (Gertrude) Rogers of Cadiz, Mrs. Lanny (Jean) Erdos of Orrville, and Doris Jane Hanwood of East Sparta; a brother, John Keyser of Scio; a sister, Gertrude Carpenter of Columbus; 23 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Rodney Bowers and the Rev. Wayne Hogue officiating. Burial will follow at Longview Cemetery, New Athens. Memorial contributions may be made to the New Athens United Methodist Church. [Times Leader, 05 Dec 1989]

King, Mrs. Allie W. : Mrs. Lillie Ann King, 70, wife of Allie W. King, passed away at her home on Railroad Street, Friday morning at 12:15 o'clock following an illness of complications for the past year. Her conditions had been critical the past three weeks. Born Sep 30, 1870, near Caldwell, a daughter of Andrew and Mary Jane Poling, Mrs. King spent her entire life in and near Caldwell. Mr. and Mrs. King Celebrated their golden wedding last October. Her death is the first in this family in 50 years. At an early age, Mrs. King joined the Free Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, Allie W. King, five sons and six daughters, Henry King, Byesville; Milo King, Coshocton; William King, Caldwell; Floyd King, Caldwell who is now serving as city clerk; Clyde King, London; Mrs. William Radcliffe, Mrs. Hattie Wiley, Mrs. Carl Frederickson, Mrs. Byron Schafer, Mrs. Robert Gaither and Miss Olive King, all of Caldwell. There are fourteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Phillip Poling, near Sarahsville and Mrs. John Clark, Canton are brother and sister of the deceased. The body was prepared for burial at the McVay-Schillings Funeral Home. Services were held from the home on Railroad Street, Sunday at 2 p.m. with Rev. Harry M. Wilson, pastor of the First Church of Christ, officiating. Interment was made in the Village View Cemetery, Sarahsville. Among those who attended from a distance were Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Bailey and son, West Middletown Indiana, nephew of Mrs. King; Leo King, Mrs. George Graber, Mrs. Frances King, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Kramer, all of Columbus and Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel Thomas and family, Zanesville, in addition to many others. [Journal, 22 May 1941 pg. 4]

King, Alva W. : Alva W. (Casey) King, 61, died at Somerset Sunday morning at 10:00, death being due to heart trouble. He had been bedfast about two weeks but his sudden death was not looked for. The deceases was born near Somerset in 1878 and spent his entire life there. He had been assistant cashier of the Citizens State Bank for the past 34 years, secretary of the Somerset Pumpkin show from its beginning until last year, secretary of the Somerset Civic Association, member of the Holy Trinity Church, the Holy Name Society of Somerset, and the Elks of New Lexington. Surviving the deceased are his widow, Anna Hammond King, and the following children, Mrs. Edward Young, Somerset, and Louis King of Zanesville two brothers, Manville and John of Somerset; one sister, Mrs. Jack Pierce of Cambridge; two grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. The funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 9:30 at the Holy Trinity Church at Somerset with burial in Holy Trinity Cemetery. [Times Recorder, 04 Sep 1939 pg. 10]

King, Eva Catherine : Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Catherine King, who died Wednesday morning at 5 o'clock, will be conducted from St. Rose's Church, Saturday at 9 o'clock. Among her survivors are included her husband, five sons, three daughters, four grandchildren three sisters, and a brother. In addition, the following step-children are left to mourn her loss; Leo King New Lexington; John A. King, Mrs. Catherine Bailey and Mrs. Verna Landas, of Columbus. Burial in Maplewood Cemetery, will be in of C. L. Chute Company. [New Lexington Daily News]

King, Rufus Hon. age 78, Apr 29. (1827, St. Clairsville - "The Historian & Advertiser")

Kinney, David: David "Wess" Kinney, 40, RD 3, Rayland, died Friday night at the Ohio Valley Medical Center. He was born in Clarington, June 24, 1941, a son of Clarence Kinney and the late Iva Kernen Kinney. A Laborer for Fletcher Bothers Iron and Metal Works, Mingo Junction, he was a veteran of the Army, serving in Germany and a member of the Brilliant American Legion. Surviving in addition to his father of Rayland; are his wife, Carol; a daughter, Cherie; three sisters, Cindi Kinney of Mingo Junction; Mrs. Floyd (Pearl) Bates of Mingo Junction and Mrs. Clarence (Ann) Christian of Norwalk, Del.; three brothers, Joseph of Mingo Junction, Carl of West Palm Beach, FL., and John of Red Boiling Springs, TN. Preceding him in death were two sisters, Kathleen Green and Betty Williams; and a brother, Gene. Visitation and services will be private and at the convenience of the family at the Wheeling Funeral Home, Brilliant. [Times Leader, 06 Jun 1982 pg. 10A]

Kinney, Dorothy Marie: Dorothy Marie Kinney, 59, a resident of Wadsworth, died Saturday at Wadsworth. She was born Feb. 19, 1924 at Centerville, a daughter of Mary Parker Swearengin and the late Fred Parker. She was a member of the Church of Christ, Wadsworth. Surviving in addition to her mother, a resident of Wadsworth, are a son, David E. Kinney of Wadsworth, a daughter, Mrs. Arnold (Cheryl) Slone of Lodi; three grandchildren; a brother, Denzil E. Parker of Wadsworth; a sister Mrs. Stanley (Inez) Gatten of Jacobsburg. Friends will be received at the Toothman Funeral Home, Jacobsburg, today 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where services will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Ben Williams officiating. Burial will be in Bend Fork Cemetery, near Belmont. [Times Leader, 05 Jul 1983 pg. 11]

Kirkbride, Ezra: Ezra Kirkbride aged 67, a well known farmer of the Boston community died at his home Thursday morning at 6 o'clock. The deceased was the son of James and Margaret Morgan Kirkbride and was born near Boston in 1869 and lived in that community all of his life. Surviving are his wife, Sara Pittman Kirkbride, three sons and a daughter; Vernon, Isaac and Ernest Kirkbride, all of the home, and Mrs. Bessie Mayberry, near Boston. He is also survived by a brother, James Kirkbride, Boston.
His body was removed to the Steele Funeral Home and funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Boston Church of Christ, conducted by Evangelist Fred Dennis of Marietta. Interment was made at the Somerton Cemetery. [January 14, 1937]

Klett, Charles William : Charles William Klett, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Klett, died at the home of his parents Monday, January 20, aged 10 months, 23 days. He was ill 5 days. He leaves to mourn their loss a father, mother, two half brothers, Robert and Paul and grandfather and other relatives and friends.
The funeral was held at the home on Wednesday 12:30 o'clock. Rev. Ruhlman of Mt. Cory, officiating. The remains were laid to rest in Cannonsburg Cemetery. Thank all the friends for all their help. [Lima Daily News, 23 Jan 1919]

Klotz, Carl A. : Tacoma resident, Carl A. Klotz, 76, died Thursday, February 21, 1991, in Downer's Grove, Chicago, IL. Born December 18, 1914 in Martins Ferry, he was the son of the late C. August Klotz and Phyliss Green. Mr. Klotz was a retired employee of Navistar Co. in Shadyside and a member of Somerton Lodge 345 F & AM. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen A. Teemas Klotz; two brothers, Hal B. and William Klotz; and two sisters, Bertha Keller and Phyllis Harris. Surviving are a son, Carl Klotz, Jr. of Chicago; two brothers, Charles and Robert Klotz, both of Scottsdale, AZ., three sisters, Frances Berletch of Martins Ferry, Mrs. Larry (Martha) Frizley and Mrs. Richard (Laura) Crowley, both of Detroit, MI., and one granddaughter. Friends were received at the Wilson Funeral Home in Bridgeport where services were held at 10 a.m. Monday with the Rev. Loman Fish officiating. Burial followed in Greenwood Cemetery. Masonic services were held by Somerton Masonic Lodge Sunday evening. [Barnesville Enterprise, 27 Feb 1991 pg. 2]

Knapp, Edward O.: Edward O. Knapp, 95, Bethesda, died Wednesday at the home of his grandson. Richard Quinlin. He was born May 13, 1897 at Endicott, WV., son of the late George W. and Rosa Jolliffe Knapp. He was a retired farmer a member of Belmont Church of Christ and a U. S. Army Veteran of World War I. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Blanche Walker knapp; a son, Dean Edward Knapp; seven brothers and four sisters. Surviving are a daughter Mrs. Howard (Ruth) Quinlin of Bethesda; two grandsons and several great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Kelly-Kemp Funeral Home, Bethesda today 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. where services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. with Amos Orrison in charge of services. Burial follows in Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, WV. [Times Leader, 30 Apr 1993]

Knoub, Sally J.: Sally J. Peddicord Knoub of Mentor died April 6, 1995 at Lake East Hospital in Painesville. She was born in Barnesville, a daughter of the late Alonzo and Viola Peddicord. Before moving to Mentor in 1973, she had lived in Canton. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband Frank W. Knoub; one brother, Frank Peddicord; and five sisters, Hazel Day, Marie Fulton, Laura Young, Bernice Hutchinson and Mildred Lucas. Graveside services were held Monday at Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, with Rev. Manley Pierce officiating. Arrangements were handled by the Davis Funeral Home Willoughby. [Barnesville Enterprise 12 Apr 1995 pg. 2]

Koerner, Clara Margaret: Clara Margaret Koerner, 51, a resident of Springfield, died Monday at her home. She was born Aug 25, 1931 in Urbana, a daughter of Alfred and Rhoda (Petty) Dunlavey. Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband, George Koerner, a daughter Lisa Marie Koerner of the home; a son, Douglas Karl Koerner of St. Clairsville and an employee of The Times Leader (Gazette); two sisters, Mrs. George (Helen) Hillard and Mrs. Louis (Alice) French, both of Springfield. There will be no visitation. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Littleton Funeral Home, Springfield, with the Rev. Carl Driscoll officiating. Burial will be in Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clark County Chapter of the American Cancer Society. [Times Leader, 05 Jul 1983 pg. 11]

Kreps, Mary Ann : Last rites for Miss Mary Ann Kreps, 84, of Marietta Street, will be held at 9:00 Wednesday morning at St. Nicholas Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Olives. Miss Kreps died Monday morning at the McKinley rest home, Maple Ave., following a lingering illness. The body is at the Keck Funeral Home. [Times Recorder, 09 May 1945 pg. 3]

Korts, Mrs. Frank : Mrs. Frank Korts, an aged and highly respected lady at stop 9 passed away suddenly at her home Sunday noon. She had been in her usual health and her death was unexpected. She leaves her husband Frank Korts and a number of children and grandchildren. [Times Recorder, 17 Nov 1946]

Kovacevich, Mildred: Mildred Kovacevich, of Forest Hills Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, died Friday at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling WV. She was born February 6. 1909 in Boreta, Yugoslavia. She was a member of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church Steubenville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dan L.; one son, Phillip. Surviving are two nephews John Kovacevich of Look Out Mountain, TN., and Richard Kovacevich of Chattanooga, TN.; several great-nieces and great-nephews. Friends will be received today, noon to 3 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street. Wheeling, where services will be held Monday at 11:30 with the Rev. Rade Merick officiating. Burial follows in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling. Pomen services will be held at 7:30 p.m. today in the funeral home. [Times Leader, 22 Oct 1989]

Kovacevich, Samuel: Samuel Kovacevich, 67, Morristown, died Monday at Ft. Myers Beach, FL. He was born November 25, 1921 at Fairpoint, a son of the late Dewey and Eva Frank Kovacevich. He was owner-operator of The Grove Restaurant at Morristown. Kovacevich was a member of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church, Steubenville, Elks, Eagles, Moose, VFW, American Legion, and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force in World War II. He was preceded in death by a sister, Ida Marie North. Surviving are his wife, Joan Vargo Kovacevich; a daughter, Maryann Kovacevich of the home; two brothers, John and Richard Kovacevich, both of Chattanooga, TN. Friends will be received at the Beck Funeral Home, ST. Clairsville Wednesday 7 to 9 p.m. and 2 to 9 p.m. Thursday, where services will be Friday at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Rade Merick officiating. Pomen services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Belmont County Chapter. [Times Leader, 03 Apr 1989]

Kroll, Fred J. : Fred J. Kroll, president of the International Brotherhood of Railway and Airline Clerks, died Thursday of leukemia t the age of 45. In February 1978 he was elected vice president of the AFL-CIO and member of the Executive Council, becoming the youngest person ever elected to the labor federation's top policymaking body.

Krouskoupf, Arthur: Arthur Fredrick Krouskoupf, of 504 High Street, died at 5:15 p.m. Friday of a heart attack suffered at his home. He had been in ill health for several months. The son of the late Henry and Josephine Addison Krouskoupf, he was born Nov. 24, 1889 in Muskingum County. He was a retired Mosaic Tile employee, having worked for that company for 29 years. He is survived by his wife, Pauline of the home; two sons, Fred of 1113 Greenwood avenue and of Herman of 71 Southard avenue; four daughters, Miss Christina Krouskoupf of the home. Mrs. William Burns of East Pike, Mrs. Louise Garvin and Mrs. Jesse Stemm, both of Adamsville road; tem grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The body was taken to Forest Avenue Chapel of Bolin-Bryan Funeral Home where friends my call after 12 p.m. Sunday. [Zanesville Times Recorder]

Krouskoupf, Christina: Miss Christina F. Krouskoupf, 57, of 504 High Street, a 40 years employee of the former Mosaic Tile Company, died at 11:50 p.m. Saturday {May 31} at University Hospital in Columbus where she had been a patient since May 7. She had been ill two years. A lifelong resident of Zanesville, she was born July 16, 1911, a daughter of Mrs. Pauline Ayasse Krouskoupf of High Street and the late Arthur Krouskoupf. She was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ. In addition to her mother, she is survived by three sisters, Mrs. William {Matilda} Burns of Zanesville Route 4, Mrs. Ray {Louise} Gibbs of Wilmer Street, and Mrs. Jesse {Olive} Stemm of 1633 Adamsville Road; two brother, Fred Krouskoupf of 1113 Greenwood Avenue, and Herman Krouskoupf of 71 Southard Avenue; a number of nieces and nephews. Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Blue Avenue Chapel of Bolin Funeral Home. [Zanesville Times Recorder]

Krouskoupf, Frederick A. : Frederick A. Krouskoupf, 62, of 1113 Greenwood Ave., died at 7:18 p.m. Sunday at Bethesda Hospital following a two month illness. Born Jan. 22, 1917, in Zanesville, Mr. Krouskoupf was a son of Arthur and Pauline Ayasse Krouskoupf. He was a former employee of Nelson McCoy Pottery of Roseville and a member of Immanuel Church of Christ. Mr. Krouskoupf was a veteran of World War and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars {VFW} Surviving are his wife the former Pauline Creeks; a daughter, Mrs. Thomas {Carla} Larson of Middletown; a son Steven of 1115 Greenwood Ave.; three sisters Mrs. Jesse {Olive} Stemm of 1633 Adamsville Road. Mrs. William {Matilda} Burns of 340 Walker Drive and Mrs. Louise Garvin of Wilmer St.; one brother Herman of 71 Southard Ave. and four grandchildren. Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at DeLong and Baker Funeral Home where the service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday with Rev. Don Norenberg officiating. Burial will be in Roseville Cemetery. [Zanesville Times Recorder, 17 Apr 1979]

Krouskoupf, Pauline Ayasse: Mrs. Pauline Caroline Krouskoupf, 78, of 504 High Street died at 4:57 a.m. Dec. 1 at Bethesda Hospital where she had been a patient six days. She had been ill the past two years. Born in Malmheim, Germany, Dec 10, 1890, she was a daughter of Peter and Christiana Kohler Ayasse. She was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ. Her husband, Arthur, died 1961. Surviving are two sons, Fred of 1113 Greenwood Ave and Herman of 71 Southard Ave; three daughters, Mrs. William (Matilda) Burns, of Route 4, Mrs. Ray (Lousie) Gibbs of 2128 Wilmer Street and Mrs. Jesse (Olive) of 1633 Adamsville Road; two sisters, Mrs. Marie Entenmann of Hemlock, Mich. and Mrs. Freda Blaser of Malmheim, Germany. Twelve grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. A son and tow daughters receded her in death. Friends may call at Blue Avenue Chapel of Bolin Funeral Home 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday. [Zanesville Times Recorder, Dec 1969]

Krouskoupf, Steven F.: Steven F. Krouskoupf, 37, of 1115 Greenwood Ave., died at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 1990, at Bethesda Hospital following a short illness. Mr. Krouskoupf was employed at Hartstone Pottery and was a member of Fair Oaks Baptist Church. Born Oct. 21, 1952, in Zanesville, he was a son of Pauline Creeks Krouskoupf of 1113 Greenwood Ave. and the late Frederick A. Krouskoupf. Surviving are his wife, Marci Latier Krouskoupf; two daughters, Shari and Staci Krouskoupf, both of Zanesville; two stepdaughters, Heather and Heidi Tredway, both of Zanesville; one sister, Mrs. Thomas {Carla} Larson of Middletown; and one granddaughter. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at DeLong & Baker funeral Home, where services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. [Zanesville Times Recorder]

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