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Cindy Mowery worked for Commercial Tax Records

Cynthia S. “Cindy” Mowery, age 59, passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.

She was born on July 17, 1962, in Lima, Ohio to John and Margaret (Morman) Conner.  Her father preceded her in death and her mother and stepfather, Margaret and Merl Hall survive in LaFayette.  On January 21, 1983, Cindy married Kevin W. Mowery and he survives in Lima.

Randy Winegardner worked for BP Chemical

Randall Dean “Randy” Winegardner, age 66, passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at Lima Memorial Health System.

He was born on March 19, 1955, in Lima, Ohio to Kurt and Sundra “Sis” (Orchard) Winegardner.  His father preceded him in death and his mother survives in Lima.   

Hugh Clum was an architect

Hugh Clum, age 75, passed away at 8:05 a.m. on Monday, December 13, 2021 at Lima Memorial Health System.

He was born on October 28, 1946, in Lima, Ohio to James C. and Frances (Everett) Clum. Hugh was married to Kathyn “Kay” (Zimmerman) Clum for twenty-eight years. 

Jeffrey D. Conley, Sr. worked for Coverall

Jeffrey D. Conley, Sr., age 64, passed away on Monday, December 13, 2021, at the Soin Medical Center-Kettering Health, Beavercreek, Ohio. 

He was born on March 1, 1957, in Lima, Ohio to the late Bert and Dorothy (Cramer) Conley.  

Jeffrey is survived by his two children: Jeff (Amy) Conley, Jr. of Wilmington, and Mollie (Steven Lytge) Richardson of Cape Coral, FL; four grandchildren: Keaton, Adeline, Colton, and Levi; a brother, Steve Conley of Xenia; and a sister, Sherrie (Jim) Owens of Ocala, FL. 

Jeffrey worked for Coverall as a custodian and previously worked at the Warren County Prison for fifteen years.  He was a member of the Kings of Clubs card club.  

Larry Ousley served in the U.S. Army

Larry Thurman Ousley, 72, passed away December 13, 2021 at Lima Memorial Health System.  Larry was born March 15, 1949 in Hippo, Kentucky to the late Raleigh and Trilbie (Lafferty) Ousley.  On July 24, 1976 he married Nadine Leiber Ousley.

Larry graduated from Ada High School. He worked at Buckeye Concrete, Lima, Koneta Rubber, Wapakoneta and MidBus in Bluffton. Larry was a life member of the VFW Post #9381, Ada and also the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #1533, Indian Lake. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Cincinnati Bengals. Larry was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the United States Army.

Beecher Cole was a minister

Beecher Cole, age 87, passed away at 5:09 p.m. on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at Marion General Hospital.

He was born on September 19, 1934, in Gage, KY to the late Shem and Mary (Caudill) Cole.

Beecher was a minister and also worked at Standard Oil.

He is survived by two sons: Richard (Rhonda) Cole of Sidney and Timothy Cole of St. Petersburg, FL; one daughter: Tina Romick of Gatlinburg, TN; twelve grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; and two brothers: Ham Cole and Charles Cole.