Friday, March 15th, 2013
Doyle M. Lhamon, 88, St. Marys, died March 14, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born May 14, 1924, in Marion, to Clarence and Magdalena Loegel Lhamon. He married Doris M. Howell, who died July 19, 1975. He later married Mary Elizabeth Fiebelkorn, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Sandra (Jeff) Mitchell of Wapakoneta, Virginia Flahart of Mesa, Ariz., and Christine (Nolan) Fisher of St. Paris; a son, Dennis Lhamon of St. Marys; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and a stepdaughter, Chris (Steve) Storer of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Randall Richard Rostorfer, and a brother, Dean Lhamon.
He attended St. Marys Memorial High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II.
A lifelong farmer, he also worked 35 years as a production employee for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Glynwood, VFW Post #9289 and American Legion Post #323, both in St. Marys.
He enjoyed restoring antique tractors, attending auctions and spending time at his winter home in Palmetto, Fla.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick's Church, the Rev. Oscar Seger officiating. Burial with full graveside military honors will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens near Moulton.
Calling is 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.