Saturday, March 13th, 2010
Complete Obituary
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 for this date
a_d
Tonight
61°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Tomorrow
82°
Mostly Sunny
10%
Tomorrow Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Thursday
85°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Thursday Night
71°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
23%
Friday
87°
Chance Thunderstorms
58%
Friday Night
63°
Thunderstorms Likely
60%
Saturday
74°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Saturday Night
54°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Sunday
74°
Mostly Sunny
6%
Sunday Night
51°
Mostly Clear
1%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
video_logoOnline Video
Wednesday, August 27
index pict
Marion Local prepares for football season
Tuesday, August 26
index pict
St. Marys' Schmitmeyer golfs for guys team
camera_logo Photo Albums