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April 19, 2019

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Barbara Brim 1931 - 2019

Barbara Walker Brim, 87, of Springfield, Ohio, formerly of Ada and Indianapolis, died at her daughter’s home at 8:58 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019. 

Barbara was born April 16, 1931, in Indianapolis, Ind., the daughter of George M. and Geraldine (Root) Walker. In 1954 she married Ward J. Brim who died Dec. 18, 2002. 

Jean Ann Stratton 1936 - 2019

Jean Ann Stratton 82, died on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 1:20 a.m. at Lima Memorial Health System. 

She was born on June 20, 1936, in Lima, Ohio, to the late Oliver and Clara (Wilson) Amstutz. On May 22, 1954, Jean married Rolla M. Stratton Sr. and he preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2015.

Jean was a homemaker.

Dale Fall owned Fall and Son Container Service

Dale G. Fall, 60, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 5:40 p.m. at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay.

He was born on April 11, 1958, in Kenton, Ohio, to Nelson and Winifred (Stewart) Fall.  His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Kenton. On June 24, 2004, Dale married Sharon Hollon and she survives in McGuffey.

Dale was a self-employed truck driver and was owner of Fall & Son Container Service.

Bill Dodge was retired as a custodial supervisor at ONU

Was an Ada HS grad and WWII veteran

William R. “Bill” Dodge, 94, died on Monday, April 8, 2019, at 8 a.m. at Lima Memorial Health System.

He was born on March 10, 1925, in Ada, Ohio to Elza and Marjory Ann (McBride) Dodge who preceded him in death.  On Aug. 21, 1949, Bill married Janice L. Busick and she survives in Ada.

Bill retired from Ohio Northern University, Ada in 1990 after working 10 years as custodial supervisor.  He was a U.S. Marine Veteran who served during WWII.  Bill also served in the U.S. Coast Guard.  He was a member of the Ada Church of Christ Disciples.  He was a graduate of Ada High School class of 1943.  Bill was a life member of the Ada VFW Post #9381.

Reni Guyton was retired from Honda

Lorena “Reni” Guyton, 78, died on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 9:45 p.m. at Kenton Nursing & Rehabilitation.

Reni was born on Sept. 20, 1940, in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, to Oakie and Irma Edith (Horne) Wilcox and they preceded her in death.   

She retired from Honda in 2006. Reni attended the Mayo Technical College in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.  She was on the Women’s Bowling League in Ada for several years.

Reni is survived by her daughter, Lynn (Matthew) Miller of Harrod; and the light of her life her grandson, Levi (Fiancé, Makayla Reese) Miller.

Karlton Plaugher was active in several Ada organizations

Visitation Sunday and Monday

Karlton D. Plaugher, 78, died on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at 7:02 a.m. at Carriage Court, Hillard, Ohio.

He was born on March 5, 1941, in Harrod, Ohio, to the late Odie K. and Dorotha O. (Kettimon) Plaugher. On Aug. 29, 1962, Karlton married Maxine Fleming and she preceded him in death on March 27, 2009.

Karlton was a self employed carpenter. He was a member of the St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Ada. He was a member of the Elks of Kenton, the Ada Rotary Club and the former Ada Masonic Lodge F&AM #513.