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Obituaries Section :: Page 8

  • Frank Isamu Kakoi


    Frank Isamu Kakoi passed away peacefully at Friends Care Community Center on Jan. 22 at the wondrous age of 94. Frank was born to his mother, Yeda Kakoi, and father, Zentaro Kakoi, in Los Angeles, Calif. He was the middle of five children. He was preceded in death by his siblings, George, Mary and Alice. […]

  • Liz Visick


    Elizabeth Visick, age 70, of Yellow Springs, died on Jan. 22 at her home, surrounded by family. She was born on Aug. 20, 1944, in Wales, and raised in Eastbourne, Sussex, by the late Hedley and Doreen Visick. In late 1962, Liz took a job as a student worker in a German castle in the […]

  • Robert Murphy Jr.


    Mr. Robert Murphy Jr., was born in Detroit, Mich. on April 20, 1931. He resided in Greene County for 52 years. He departed this life early on the morning of Thursday, Jan. 15, at Greene Memorial Hospital. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Sr., and Ruth Hazel (Posey) Murphy, and two brothers, […]

  • William Roberts


    William Boyd Roberts, M.D., age 63, of Yellow Springs, passed away on Jan. 14 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. He was born on July 29, 1951, in Clarksville, Tenn., to the late Iotha and Martha (Wooten) Roberts. Dr. Roberts was a 1969 graduate of Burt High School in Clarksville, Tenn., and a 1974 Air […]

  • Mary Allott Agna


    Mary Allott Agna passed away at home on Jan. 6. She was 90. Mary was born on Sept. 18, 1924, in Alliance, Ohio, to Gwen and Guy Allott. She was so proud of being their daughter — her mother was one of the first registered nurses in the state of Ohio and helped nurse many […]

  • Shirley Ford


    Shirley Durkee Ford passed away peacefully Jan. 3 at Friends Care Center. She was 84. On Sunday, Jan. 11, her family received friends at Clifton Presbyterian Church with a celebration of Shirley’s life. In her last act of kindness, Shirley donated her body to Wright State University’s Anatomical gift program, and contributions in her memory […]

  • Ralph Grimes


    Ralph M. Grimes, of Springfield, entered eternal life on Monday, Jan. 5, at Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was 90. Ralph was born Oct. 7, 1924, near Jeffersonville, the son of the late Grier and Cleora Grimes. He grew up in Yellow Springs, graduating from Bryan High School in 1942. He immediately entered the U.S. […]

  • Karen Cordell Wygal

    Karen Cordell Wygal

    Our immortal beloved Karen lost her year-long battle to pancreatic cancer on Jan. 2, 2015.

  • Thomas T. Blake

    Thomas T. Blake

    Thomas T. Blake passed away Sunday, Dec. 28, at 8 p.m. at his residence in Sidney, Ohio. He was 71.

  • Marilyn (Kelley) Dowdell

    Marilyn (Kelley) Dowdell

    Marilyn (Kelley) Dowdell, of Yellow Springs, passed away peacefully at Miami Valley Hospital on Dec. 31. She was 75.