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CATHERINE ROBINSON

Catherine Robinson, 69, of New Holland, Ohio died Sunday, August 17, 2014, at 7:39 p.m. at Signature HealthCARE of Fayette County in Washington Court House where she had been residing several years.

Mrs. Robinson was born May 18, 1945, in Grayson, Kentucky to Watts and Edna Marie Morrison Huffman.  She moved to the New Holland community in 1977 from Columbus.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Clayton Robinson on December 30, 2009; by her parents; a brother, Richard Huffman and two sister, Hazel Budd and Doris Puckett.

Mrs. Robinson is survived by two daughters, Kellie L. Robinson of New Holland and Kimberly L. Williams and her husband, David, of Washington C.H.; three grandchildren, Brandon Lee Fleak of New Holland and Logan David Williams and Sara Grace Williams, both of Washington C.H.; a sister, Betty McLees of Sabina; a sister-in-law, Rosie Huffman of Grayson, KY and her special friend, Della.

The funeral will be Friday, August 22, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Pastor David Leisure officiating.   Burial will follow in the Brown’s Chapel Cemetery near Clarksburg.

Friends may call at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House Thursday from 4-8 p.m.

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GEORGE L. ARNOLD

George L. Arnold, 87, formerly of Washington Court House, Ohio died Monday, August 11, 2014, at 8:45 p.m. at Friendship Village of Columbus where he had been residing three years.

Mr. Arnold was born October 26, 1926, in Dayton, Ohio to Samuel Patton and Addie Irene Rohrer Arnold.  He was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a degree in mechanical engineering.   He moved to Washington Court House from Dayton in 1953.

He was plant engineer at Armco for over 20 years before his retirement in 1982.

Mr. Arnold was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church and formerly was a member of the Washington Country Club and the Order of Symposiarchs.  He was a United States Army veteran of World War II.

On June 10, 1951, he married the former Mary Jo Humbert.  She preceded him in death on July 18, 2011.  He was also preceded by his parents and two brothers, Richard and Robert Arnold.

Mr. Arnold is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Marianne and Dr. Timothy J. Bright of Galena; a son and daughter-in-law, David and DeDe Arnold of Custer, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Sarah Patel and her husband, Sehul, of Powell, Ohio, Laura McCutcheon and her husband, Matt, of Lewis Center, Jessica Arnold and her significant other, Brock Jean, and Nicholas Arnold, all of Washington Court House, and two great granddaughters.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation took place.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 11 a.m. at the Grace United Methodist Church in Washington Court House with the Rev. Mick Whistler, pastor at the church, officiating.  A reception, in the fellowship hall at the church, will immediately follow the service. Burial of the cremains will be in the Workman Cemetery in Danville, Ohio.

Friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. Tuesday until time of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church, 301 East Market Street, Washington Court House, Ohio  43160.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

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BENJAMIN F. "BEN" COLLINS

Benjamin F. “Ben” Collins, 99, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at 4:33 p.m. at his residence.

Mr. Collins was born December 20, 1914, in Whalen, Kentucky, the son of the late Thomas and Fannie Collins.

He had served in the 3C Camp; worked for various lumberyards, coal mines, and neighboring farms, the Sugar Creek Stone Quarry and Cudahy’s.  He always made sure he took care of his wife and children.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Collins was preceded in death by his wife, the former Mae Russell on Nov. 28, 2001; by a daughter, Esther Collins on Nov. 28, 2005; an infant son, Charles (Buddy) Collins on Sept. 12, 1941; four sisters, Artie Hartman, Caroline Howard, Enos Gillman and Frances Collins; two brothers, Noah Collins and Edward Collins and a son-in-law, Rodney Mongold.

He is survived by eight children, Elizabeth Mongold, Amanda (Mike) Yambor, Gary Collins, Larry (Vickie) Collins, all of Washington Court House; Phyllis (Terry) Greathouse of Chillicothe, Margaret (Ronald) Bonecutter of Jerry City, Ohio, Leonard (Charlene) Collins of Barberton and Marvin (Romona) Collins of New Holland; 18 grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren; six great great grandchildren; a sister, Josephine (James) Leber of Norwalk; a brother, Edgil (Beatrice) Collins of Fremont and a sister-in-law, Bernadine Collins of Alliance.

The funeral will be Monday, August 11, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with the Rev. Kenneth Bogard officiating.  A graveside service will be held Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the Buckhorn Cemetery in Lawrence County, Ohio.

Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 2-5 p.m.

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EUGENE H. "GENE" ALKIRE

Eugene Harry “Gene” Alkire, 94, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Court House Manor where he had been a resident since March 14, 2013.

Mr. Alkire was born February 13, 1920, at Pleasantville in Fairfield County, Ohio to Raymond G. and Sylvia K. Fulton Alkire.  He was a graduate of Washington High School and lived most of his life in this community.

Before his retirement in 1985, he was co-owner and operator of Alkire’s Bakery.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church where he served as an usher and was a World War II veteran of the United State Army.  He formerly was a member of the Washington Lions Club.

He was preceded in death by his wife, (Mary) Margaret “Margie” Alkire on October 18, 2013; by a son, Jon Alkire; a granddaughter, Melinda (Mindy) Penrod; two brothers, Fulton (Footie) and  James Alkire and a sister, Charlene Fillerup.

Mr. Alkire is survived by a daughter, Ann F. Main and her husband, Steven, of Washington Court House; three grandchildren, Jason (Courtney) Penrod, Scott (Amanda) Penrod and Kevin (Ann Marie) Penrod, all of Washington Court House and 12 great grandchildren and a brother, Robert Alkire of Florida.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation took place.

A graveside service will be held Friday, August 15, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Washington Cemetery with the Rev. Joe Current, pastor at the First Baptist Church, officiating.  Burial will be under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 301 E. East Street, Washington Court House, Ohio  43160.

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KENNETH JOHNSON HUGHES

Kenneth Johnson Hughes, 89, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 3:55 p.m. at Mt. Carmel West Hospital in Columbus where he had been a patient four days.

Mr. Hughes was born April 18, 1925, in Jackson, Ohio to Daniel and Jessie Hughes.   He was a 1943 graduate of Jackson High School where he was a star football and basketball player.

He retired as a superintendent from Armco Steel in Washington C.H. after more than 30 years of service.

Mr. Hughes was a member of the Crossroads Christian Church of Washington C.H.; Fayette Lodge F&AM #107; was a World War II veteran of the United States Navy and was a former longtime member of the Kiwanis Club of Washington C.H.  He was an avid Ohio State University Buckeye fan.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother and sister-in-law, David and Deloris Hughes.

Mr. Hughes is survived by his wife, the former Mae Lucille Parks, whom he married August 28, 1948; four sisters-in-law, Marjorie (Jim) Hughes of Frankfort, Marilyn (Bill) Volz of North Carolina, Amy Parks and Jean Parks, both of Washington C.H. and several nieces and nephews and grand  nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be Saturday, August 9, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Danny Dodds, minister at the Greenfield Church of  Christ, officiating.   Burial will follow in the Washington Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 12:00 p.m. noon until time of the service.

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MARTHA MAY STERLING

Martha M. Sterling, 89, of Bloomingburg, Ohio died Monday, July 28, 2014, at 12:40 p.m. at Signature HealthCARE of Fayette Co. in Washington Court House, Ohio where she had been residing six weeks.

Mrs. Sterling was born December 9, 1924, in West Point, Virginia to William E. and Eva Pearl Carter Hooper.  She moved to Bloomingburg in 1959 from Lancaster, Ohio.

Before her retirement in 1984, she was an aide at the Orient State Institute.  She then worked at the Shopper’s Guide for several years.

She was a member of the Fayette County Commission on Aging and had served as a volunteer at Fayette County Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Sterling was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard E. Moore in 1961, and by her second husband, Stephen D. Sterling in 1971.  She was also preceded by a brother, William E. Hooper and a sister, Velma P. Shirley.

She is survived by four children, Bobbie J. (William) Bennington of Bloomingburg, Roy (Lan) White of Chesterfield, VA, Teri (Brad) Maust of Washington Court House and Tina (Denny) Morris of Hillsboro; eight grandchildren, Dawn (David) Kraynak, Travis (Angie) Bennington, Malisa (Bao Nguyen) White, Stacey (Andy) Fitzpatrick, Clay Cruea, Kyle Maust, Logan Morris and Rikki Morris; eleven great grandchildren, Hailey and Trevor Bennington, Ethan and  Emma Kraynak, Branden Haffner, Logan White Nguyen, Kayla, Andrea, MacCayla and Austin Fitzpatrick and Austin Cruea and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be Monday, August 4, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Mell Wickensimer, director of visitation at the Grace United Methodist Church, officiating.  Burial will follow in the Bloomingburg Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 11 a.m. until time of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Fayette County, Inc., 222 North Oakland Avenue, Washington Court House, Ohio  43160.

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DONALD L. FRAZIER

Donald L. Frazier, 74, of Commercial Point, Ohio died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at his residence.

Don was born Feb. 15, 1940, in Pickaway Co., Ohio to Ray and Clara Jane Chester Frazier.

He was owner and operator of D & F Leasing Company.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation took place.

A graveside service will be held at a later date in Springlawn Cemetery in Williamsport.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland.

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(IRMA) JEAN ROWE

(Irma) Jean Rowe, 95, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 11:40 p.m. at the Carriage Court Assisted Living where she had been residing since March 1 1, 2008.

Mrs. Rowe was born September 11, 1918, at Frankfort in Ross County, Ohio to Walter H. and Magdalene Flesher Douglas.  She grew up in Frankfort but lived most of her life in Fayette County.

Before her retirement she was director of medical records at Fayette County Memorial Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis L. Rowe on October 8, 1979; by a son-in-law, Gene Gustin; a grandson, Bradley Gustin; a daughter-in-law, Kathy Gustin and close friend, Jack Yeoman.

Mrs. Rowe is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Harold Merick of Bloomfield, Missouri; three grandchildren, Gregory Gustin and his wife, Christy, and Todd Gustin and his wife, Amy, all of Washington Court House and Stacy Henry and her husband, Byron, of Dublin, Ohio; eight great grandchildren, Jinnifer Maust and her husband, Brodie, Heather Hartz and her husband, Clint, Byron, Megan, Andrea, and Kevin Gustin, Evan and Makenna Henry and all the wonderful friends at Carriage Court.

A graveside service for family and friends will be held Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Highlawn Cemetery with Danny R. Creamer, officiating.  Burial will be under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 6500 Busch Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio  43229.

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ADAM IRVINE SHARP

Adam Irvine Sharp, 19, of Greenfield, Ohio died Sunday, July 20, 2014, shortly after arrival at the Wayne County Hospital in ADAM SHARPMonticello, KY following a boating accident on Lake Cumberland.

Adam was born April 21, 1995, in Columbus, Ohio to David William and Suzanne Irvine Sharp, both of whom survive and reside in Greenfield.

He was a 2013 graduate of Edward Lee McClain High School in Greenfield and had completed his freshman year at Wilmington College where he was majoring in agriculture business and production and was a member of the Aggies.

Adam was a member of Pisgah Mt. Pleasant Federated Church and attended Heritage Memorial Church of Christ in Christian Union.  While a student at McClain, he was a member of FFA and served four years on the livestock judging team and three years on the soil judging team.  He received the State Degree and will be bestowed with the Amerian Degree in October.   He was a member of the National Honor Society; was a four-year member and team captain of the golf team of which he was a district qualifier, first team All-District and second team All-SCOL.  He was also a Life Scout with Boy Scout Troop #190.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert Sharp in April.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, is a brother, Aaron Sharp of Greenfield; grandparents, Betsy Sharp of Bethel Park, PA and Janice and Frank Irvine of Greenfield; uncle, Robert Irvine of Greenfield, uncle and aunt, Joseph and Denise Sharp of Washington, PA and their children, Rachel, Andrea and Cooper Sharp; aunt, Elizabeth Ford of Eighty-Four, PA and her children, Hannah, Stewart and Logan Ford and his girlfriend, Tara Ann Karnes of Greenfield.

The funeral will be Saturday, July 26, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Church of Christ in Christian Union with the Rev. Joe B. Stewart and the Rev. Aaron Duvall, officiating.  Burial will follow in the South Salem Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church Friday from 4-8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Adam Sharp Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Merchants National Bank, 117 South Washington Street, Greenfield, Ohio 45123.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

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WARREN JEFFERSON POLLOCK, JR.

Warren Jefferson Pollock, Jr., 89, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at 11:05 a.m. at Fayette County Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient since Sunday.

Warren was born January 8, 1925, in Westerville, Ohio to Warren Jefferson and Eunice Timmons Pollock.  He moved here from Columbus in 1957.

He a was sales manager for Landmark in Columbus for 37 years before his retirement in 1982.

Warren was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church where he served as property chairman and numerous terms on the church council. He was a member of Fayette Lodge, F.&A.M. #107; 32nd Degree Masons, Valley of Columbus; Aladdin Temple Shrine; Washington Shrine Club and Washington Court House Lodge #129 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks.

He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Joan Toops on September 23, 1998; by two sons, Stanley Pollock in 1951, and Jefferson Pollock in 1997; a brother, Hubert Pollock and four sisters, Freda Kessler, Opal Deardruff, Norma Jean Pollock and Evelyn Deyo.

Warren is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Chris Jensen of Port Clinton; four grandchildren, Molly (Terry) Gruber of Washington Court House, Jacob (Tara) Pollock of Columbus, Samantha (Chuck) Harvey of California and Warren Matthew Jensen of Columbus; three great grandchildren, Macy and Megan Gruber and Paislee Pollock and several nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with the Reverend Martin Francis and the Reverend John Stroup, former interim pastors at the church, officiating.

Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service on Saturday.  A time of food and fellowship, at the church, will follow the service.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at 11 am. in the Pleasant Cemetery near Mount Sterling, Ohio with the Rev. James A. Kiger, Jr. officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1003 North North Street or the Shriner’s Hospitals, c/o Washington Shrine Club, P.O. Box 164, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

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