Published 10:08 am Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Lorna Cline

Lorna W. C. Cline, 89, of Westerville, formerly of Ironton, passed away Monday, March 28, 2016. Lorna June Wolfe graduated from Ironton High School in 1944 and Bethesda Nursing School in 1947.

Lorna was a registered nurse and retired from Wexner Heritage Village. She was a member of the Church of the Messiah United Methodist Church and Westerville RN Club. Lorna loved reading, gardening, playing cards, travel, basket weaving and crafts.

She was preceded in death by husband, Paul H. “Pete” Cline; brothers, Raymond and Francis Wolfe. She is survived by daughters, Deborah “Deb” (David) Leisure, Melinda “Mindy” (Jim) Clause Stoltz and Dorinda “Dody” (Don) Shipman; stepdaughters, Donna (Barne) Morain and Linda (Jim) Link; grandchildren, Heather, Jakob, Danika, Aimee, Brian, Jim and Kelly; nephews, John and Brian Wolfe; and several great-grandchildren.

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Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday at Church of the Messiah Chapel 51 N. State St., Westerville where a service will follow at 1 p.m. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Donations may be made to Westerville Public Library 126 S. State St., Westerville, OH 43081 or Heartland Hospice 6500 Busch Boulevard, Suite 210, Columbus, OH 43229


William Hughes

William E. Hughes Jr., 83, of South Point, died Thursday, March 24, 2016. Funeral services with military honors provided by VFW 8850 will be noon Wednesday at the Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home with the Rev. Frank Hullett officiating. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at a later date in Highland Memorial Gardens in South Point. To offer condolences to the family, please visit


Eleanor Rogers

Eleanor Jean Rogers, 77, of Huntington, died Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at Huntington Health and Rehabilitation, Huntington. Funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday at Encouragers Fellowship Church 1630 Doulton Ave., Huntington. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.


William Crank

William A. Crank, 75, of South Point, died Sunday, March 27, 2016, at his residence. Funeral services will be at noon Wednesday at Slack and Wallace Funeral Home, South Point. Burial will follow in the Harvey family cemetery, Salt Rock. Visitation is an hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be expressed at


Millard Rose

Millard Leland “Lee” Rose, 75, of Scottown, died Saturday, March 26, 2016, at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Huntington. He is survived by his wife, Angela Ferris Rose. Per his request there will be no services. Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at


James Swann

James Albert Swann, 88, of Chesapeake, died Monday, March 28, 2016, at The Sanctuary of the Ohio Valley in Ironton. He is survived by his wife, Joan. Arrangements are pending at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville.


Patricia Burns

Patricia M. Burns, 77, of Flatwoods, Kentucky, died Saturday, March 26, 2016, at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky. Brown Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.