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Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
Lucille Snyder Matchett
Lucille M. Snyder Matchett, 95, Fort Recovery, died March 18, 2014, at Hull Cottage in Fort Recovery.
She was born July 23, 1918, in Burkettsville, to John Rammel and Clara Homan Rammel.
In 1940, she married Jacob Snyder, who preceded her in death May 25, 1960. In 1974, she married Ralph Matchett in Fort Recovery, who died in 1981.
Surviving are four daughters, Patricia "Pat" (Buzz) Hull, Fort Recovery, Sarah (Bill) Bridges, Fort Recovery, Margaret "Peg" (John) Eckenwiler, Larkspur, Colo., and Jane (David) Wuest, Mainville; a brother, Ralph Rammel, Bluffton; a sister, Dorothy Ortlip, Mountain Home, Ark.; eight grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a grandchild; two brothers, Robert Rammel and Eugene Rammel; and two sisters, Delores Reed and Thelma Brooks.
She attended Fort Recovery High School and was a cook for Fort Recovery schools. She also was a former town clerk and a seamstress. She was a member of the Fort Recovery Church of Christ and enjoyed quilting, crocheting, singing and making chicken and noodles for her entire family.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Fort Recovery Church of Christ, A.J. Snively officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Thursday at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery, and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at the church.
Contributions may be directed to State of the Heart Hospice.
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