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From: "Vickie Lynn Young" <>
Subject: [CLARION] Clarion County Obituaires, June 18, 2002
Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 21:34:27 -0500
ASHBAUGH, BROCIUS, HOFFMAN, HUFNAGEL, KOIKO, LINCOLN, MENDENHALL,
SNYDER, STIVER, SCHIBERL
Daniel L. "Big Dan" Ashbaugh, 36, of Strattanville, died unexpectedly
Sunday morning, June 16, 2002, in West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh, due to
complications of his diabetes. Born Oct. 12, 1965, in Brookville, he was
the son of Russell C. and Barbara E. Fye Ashbaugh of Strattanville. Mr.
Ashbaugh formerly was employed by Union 76 Truck Stop, Sealy Mattress
and Strattanville Gulf. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of
Eagles, Clarion. Mr. Ashbaugh was an avid hunter and fisherman and
enjoyed collecting knives. Surviving, in addition to his parents, are
two sisters, Gina Chikosky and Jennie Ashbaugh, both of Strattanville;
one niece, Lauren Chikosky of Strattanville; and one nephew, Bella Jobb
of Strattanville. Friends and family may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday in the Goble Funeral Home of Clarion. A memorial service will
be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home. The family suggests
memorial contributions be made to the family of the deceased to help
with his expenses.
Kenneth Eugene Brocious, 39, of Shippenville, died Sunday, June 16,
2002, in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, after an automobile
accident in Crown. Born May 23, 1963, in Sharon, he was the son of
Ernest V. Brocious of Hubbard, Ohio, and Robin Cook Brocious of Leeper.
He was a 1981 graduate of North Clarion High School. Mr. Brocious was
employed since 1986 at Commodore Homes. He was a member of the American
Legion and Eagles Club in Clarion. Surviving, in addition to his
parents, are a brother, Ernest D. Brocious of Shippenville; a sister,
Cherri Brocious of Leeper; his maternal grandmother, Aletha Sleppy of
Cooksburg; a nephew, Elliott Richards, and a niece, Breanna Richards, of
Leeper. Mr. Brocious was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather,
Melvin Sleppy; and his paternal grandparents, Myrna and Clarence
Brocious. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Borland
Funeral Home, Inc., Leeper. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.
Saturday in the funeral home with the Rev. Barbara Moore, pastor of the
Wesley United Methodist Church, New Castle, officiating. Interment will
be in the Cooksburg Cemetery. The family suggests memorials be made to
the Farmington Area Ambulance Service.
Kenneth W. Hoffman, 72, of Deckards Road, Cochranton, died Monday, June
17, 2002, in Crawford County Care Center, Saegertown, where he resided
for the past year. Born June 18, 1929, in Wayne Township, he was the son
of Glenn and Clara Bean Hoffman. He was a 1947 graduate of Cochranton
High School. Mr. Hoffman was a lifelong dairy farmer. He served on the
board of directors for the Cochranton Co-op and other farm
organizations. Mr. Hoffman was a Protestant. He was an avid hunter. Mr.
Hoffman was married April 11, 1958, to Helen Shoemaker, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Larry Hoffman, and his companion, Lori White,
of Cochranton; a granddaughter; two stepgranddaughters; and several
cousins. Mr. Hoffman was preceded in death by his parents and a
stepgranddaughter. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday in the Ronald Dickson Funeral Home, 123 S. Franklin St.,
Cochranton. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the
funeral home with the Rev. Russell Hines of the Cochranton United
Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Cochranton Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Crawford County, 448 Pine St.,
Meadville; Visiting Nurses Association, 747 Terrace St., Meadville; or
to the Alzheimer's Association of Northwest Pennsylvania, 110 W. 10th
St., Erie, 16512.
Paul L. Hufnagel, 57, of Davis Road, Cooperstown, died of respiratory
failure Sunday, June 16, 2002, in UPMC Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh,
following an illness. Born March 14, 1945, in McKees Rocks, Allegheny
County, he was the son of the late Robert A. and Velma Hartley Hufnagel.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Mr. Hufnagel was
employed in the steel industry as a truck driver. He was a Protestant.
Surviving are two sons, Paul "Little Pete" Hufnagel of Pittsburgh and
James Edward Hufnagel of Polk. He also is survived by four sisters and
their husbands, Bertha L. and Jack Dixon and Roberta J. "Bobbie" and
Bill Bann, all of Pittsburgh, Arlene G. and Tom Hufnagel of Michigan and
Deborah K. and John Lentz of Saxonburg; and three brothers and their
wives, William J. and Rose Hufnagel of Ellwood City, Bruce U. and Diane
Hufnagel of New York and Ralph E. and Mary Ann Hufnagel of McKees Rocks.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Hufnagel was preceded in death by a
brother, Robert A. Hufnagel Jr. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9
p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in the McDermott Funeral Home, 1225
Chartiers Ave., McKees Rocks. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m.
Friday in Sunset Hill Memorial Gardens, Cranberry Township. Memorial
contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.
Edith Marie Koiko, 81, of 438 Wood St., Clarion, died Sunday, June 16,
2002, in Beverly Healthcare-Clarion. Born Oct. 7, 1920, in Goheenville,
Armstrong County, she was the daughter of Harry O. and Dolly K. Adams
Kammerdeiner. She attended the Calhoun School in Armstrong County. Mrs.
Koiko worked for Sylvania Co. in Brookville, Brockway Glass Co. and the
Card Factory in Reno. She was the owner of Amberlight Trailer Park at
Shippenville RD. Mrs. Koiko was a Protestant. She first was married May
14, 1939, to Wilbur E. Brooks, who died March 4, 1971. She next was
married May 23, 1959, to Stanley W. Koiko, who died Feb. 8, 1984.
Surviving are one daughter, Gale Brooks of Clarion; one sister, Anne J.
Kozlovsky of Jackson, Miss.; and a number of nieces and nephews. In
addition to her parents and two husbands, Mrs. Koiko was preceded in
death by two sisters, Celia M. Kammerdeiner and Lillian M. Hindman; and
three brothers, Edison T. Kammerdeiner, Finley H. Kammerdeiner and John
R. Kammerdeiner. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today
in the Robert V. Burns Funeral Home, Clarion. Funeral services will be
held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. David J.
Selleck of the Alpha Assembly of God Church, Clarion, officiating.
Interment will be in Cedarview Memorial Park.
Margaret B. Lincoln, 59, of 116 Martin St., Oil City, died at 8:40 a.m.
Sunday, June 16, 2002, in UPMC Northwest, Franklin. Born June 19, 1942,
in Titusville, she was the daughter of the late George W. and Agnes
Stroup Ross. Mrs. Lincoln enjoyed collecting owl figurines. She was an
avid bingo player and loved doing puzzles. Mrs. Lincoln was married in
Oil City on Feb. 12, 2002, to Richard Lincoln, who survives. Also
surviving are 12 children: Robert Kirchner, Lawrence Kirchner, Mrs.
James (Miranda) Tucker, James Ester, Richard Lincoln Jr. and wife,
Theresa, Michael Lincoln and Jennifer Lincoln, all of Oil City, Clarence
Ester and wife, Loni, of Meadville, Mrs. Archie (Florence) Rosenburgh of
Grand Valley, Jill Stroup and Joan Stroup of Georgia, and Michelle
Miller of West Virginia; 32 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
She also is survived by four brothers, James Ross of Pleasant Hills,
Mo., Ernest Ross and Randy Ross, both of Spartansburg, and George Ross
of Franklin; two sisters, Phyllis Miller of Sophia, W.Va., and Maxine
Sweitzer of Franklin; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Mrs.
Lincoln was preceded in death by a son, Charles; and two brothers, Larry
Ross and Paul Ross. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today
in the Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home, Titusville. Funeral services will
be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Robert
Rossman, pastor of the Pleasantville Full Gospel Church, officiating.
Interment will be in Neilltown Cemetery, Forest County.
Gerald L. Mendenhall, 71, of Roseville, Brookville RD 4, died Monday,
June 17, 2002, in Jefferson Manor, Brookville. Born Nov. 11, 1930, in
Roseville, he was the son of John Blaine Mendenhall Sr. and Edna
Stahlman Mendenhall. Mr. Mendenhall was a farmer and a salesman for an
equipment dealer. He was married in Brookville May 10, 1952, to Patricia
Ray, who survives. Also surviving are four daughters, Jeanne Caldwell of
Kingsville, Jody Taylor of Limestone, Joyce Mendenhall of Harrisburg and
Jane Wines of California; one son, Gerald R. Mendenhall of Brookville;
and eight grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Mr. Mendenhall was
preceded in death by two brothers, an infant and John B. Mendenhall Jr.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the McKinney Funeral
Home, 345 Main St., Brookville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.
Thursday in the funeral home with Bob Lindemuth officiating. Interment
will be in Roseville Bethel Cemetery, Union Township, Jefferson County.
Memorials may be made to the Rebecca M. Arthurs Library, Brookville,
15825, or Corsica Volunteer Fire Department, Corsica, 15829.
Arthur P. Snyder, 61, of Clarion, formerly of Lucinda, died Monday, June
17, 2002, in Clarion Hospital after an extended illness. Born Jan. 16,
1941, in Snydersburg, he was the son of Leo and Catherine Schwabenbauer
Snyder. Mr. Snyder worked for 36 years at Owens Illinois in Clarion. He
was a member of St. Joseph Church, Lucinda, and Knights of Columbus
Council 4216. Mr. Snyder also was a member of the National Rifle
Association and the Antler Club of Lucinda. He enjoyed golfing, hunting
and sports. Mr. Snyder first was married in Immaculate Conception
Church, Clarion, Aug. 13, 1966, to the former Dorothy Hubauer, who died
May 25, 1988. He then was married in St. Joseph Church, Lucinda, Sept.
8, 2001, to Nanci Hollenbaugh, who survives. Also surviving are a
daughter, Rebecca Snyder of Shippenville; two sons, Mark E. Snyder and
Timothy M. Snyder, both of Lucinda; two stepsons, Chad Hollenbaugh and
his wife, Darlene, of Strattanville and Ben Aaron Hollenbaugh of
Limestone; three stepdaughters, Michele and her husband, Scott Emings,
of Hawthorn, Tanya and her husband, Jeremiah Eaker, of Sligo, and Tina
Hollenbaugh at home; and five grandchildren. He also is survived by two
brothers, Leo Snyder of Shippenville and James Snyder and his wife,
Janet, of Snydersburg; a sister and her husband, Virginia and James Crum
of Snydersburg; and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to his
parents and first wife, Mr. Snyder was preceded in death by two
brothers, Joseph Snyder and Robert Snyder. Friends may call from 2 to 4
and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the Borland Funeral Home, Inc., Leeper.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday in St.
Joseph Church, Lucinda, with the Rev. Joseph Czarkowski presiding.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family suggests
memorials be made to the Clarion-Forest VNA.
Wendell W. Stiver, 76, of Mount Dora, Fla., born in Parker and formerly
of New Bethlehem where he owned and operated Stiver's Furniture,
Appliance, Plumbing and Heating business, brother of Beatrice Conner of
East Brady, died of cancer Saturday, April 20, 2002.
Brion M. Schiberl, 37, of Emlenton, died at 10:37 p.m. Friday in Clarion
Hospital following an extended illness. He was married April 17, 1990,
to the former Barbara Ansel, who survives.
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