Wednesday Night
59°
Rain Showers
100%
Thursday
64°
Thunderstorms
42%
Thursday Night
53°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday
74°
Mostly Cloudy
30%
Friday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
37%
Saturday
78°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Saturday Night
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
47%
Sunday
77°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Sunday Night
58°
Chance Rain Showers
27%
Memorial Day
72°
Chance Thunderstorms
34%
Monday Night
56°
Chance Rain Showers
43%
3 Day
Extended
Saturday, March 13th, 2010
John Emrick
John C. Emrick, 80, of Russells Point, died Feb. 3, 2010, at the Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born Jan. 10, 1930, in Clayton, to Lester E. and Edna Viola Emrick.
Surviving are four children: Lori (Kent) Taylor, Celina; John (Kerri) Emrick II, Bellefontaine; Scott Emrick, Russells Point, and Claudia (Gary) Davis, DeGraff; a sister, Anna Mae (Leroy) Blumenstock, Brookville; Betty Jane Smith, St. Marys, mother of their children; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Three sisters preceded him in death.
He was a graduate of Chaminade Julienne High School, Dayton, and served with the US Marine corps during the Korean Conflict. A retired tool and die maker, he was a member of the St. Marys of the Woods Catholic Church, Russells Point; a life member of Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39 of Lakeview, and Veterans of Foreign Wars. He also was a member of the Indian Lake Moose Lodge and Fraternal Order of Eagles, both of Lakeview.
He was active in helping disabled veterans throughout Ohio and built many of the handicap fishing piers along Indian Lake.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. March 20 at the Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post in Lakeview. The Rev. Harold W. Kist will officiate and military rites will be performed by the Amvets Post #39 Honor Guard.
Memorial contributions can be made in his name to the Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39, Lakeview.
Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview, is handling arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at condolences@shoffstallfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Carole L. Miller, 75, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys, died at 5:14 p.m. March 11, 2010, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. [More]
Umberto Tanzini, 83, 104 W. South St., New Knoxville, died at 4:40 a.m. March 12, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Joyce Bodkins Yuhas, 77, of Montezuma, died March 12, 2010, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]