Obituaries

Robert Chester Rankin

1 May 1922 - 6 November 2016

Robert Chester Rankin, 94, of 605 Spring Hill Drive, Waynesboro, PA passed away, Sunday, November 6, 2016 in his home. He had been bravely battling cancer since April 2016.

M. Ashton Kearney

15 February 1926 - 5 November 2016

M. Ashton Kearney of Venice, FL, formerly of Boone, NC and Houston, TX, was born on February 15, 1926, passed away peacefully with family on November 05, 2016. He graduated from North Carolina State as a Chemical Engineer.

John Edward Reisert

16 October 2016

John Edward Reisert, Ed. D. died peacefully at his home on October 16, 2016 in New Albany, Indiana at the age of 86. John is survived by his wife Carolyn, his son John, his daughter Rebecca, four grandchildren (Courtney, Ian, Glenn, and Sophia), his great-grandson Gabriel, and his dog Sadie.

James Dayton Williams

30 January 1943 - 13 October 2016

James Dayton "JD" Williams, 73, of Tomball, Texas passed away on October 13, 2016 from heart-related complications. Mr. Williams is survived by his sisters Cathy Ann Williams and Jeane Williams Whitnell and his niece and nephew, Amy Elizabeth McDowell and H. Edward Whitnell, Jr. As many that knew him will understand, he is also survived by his Beagle, Queenie.

Jennifer B. Timmons-McKee

6 April 1945 - 12 October 2016

In loving memory of Jennifer B. Timmons-McKee, my partner and wife for 28 years. Born in Wichita, KS April 6, 1945. Jennifer was a flight attendant, hostess, and flight service manager for TWA from 1965 thru 1991.

Gordon Kermit Flom

7 February 1927 - 10 October 2016

Gordon was born on his grandparents’ farm in Wabek, North Dakota on February 7, 1927, the fourth of eleven children to Gurine (Huus) and Selmer Flom. Gordon spent his early childhood in Wabek and Wanamingo, MN, before the family settled in Minot, ND.

Nellie Ann Flynn

1 March 1929 - 10 October 2016

Nellie Ann "Beatty" Flynn (age 87) of Yorba Linda, passed away on October 10, 2016 surrounded by her loving family following a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Nellie was born on March 1, 1929 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Elsie and Loren Beatty. Nellie was the eldest of 11 children.

Ted B. Harley

9 October 2016

Ted B. Harley, 84, of Medina, passed away Sunday evening, October 9, 2016. He was the loving son of Ruby Mae and Edward L. Harley. Ted attended Medina High School and graduated in the Class of 1950.

Mildred Turner

30 September 1920 - 6 October 2016

Mildred Turner (nee Cox) died peacefully on October 6, 2016, one week following her 96th birthday. Born September 30, 1920, Mildred was raised on a farm in Downing, Missouri, the younger of two daughters of Christopher Columbus and Mabel Iva Cox.

Charlotte C. Howard

27 April 1925 - 4 October 2016

Charlotte C. Howard, 91, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Sun Lakes, AZ on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Charlotte was born in Newark, NJ, on April 27, 1925, and grew up in nearby Clifton, NJ.

Munir Abuhaidar

21 February 1927 - 4 October 2016

Munir Abuhaidar, pioneer of air freight aviation, died peacefully in his home in Millbrook, New York on October 4, surrounded by his family. He was 89.

Paul E. Wernsdorfer

3 October 2016

Paul E. Wernsdorfer, Executive Chef for more than 20 years at Fisherman’s Inn in Kent Narrows, died on Oct. 3, 2016, at his mother’s home in Timonium, MD, surrounded by his family. He was 60.