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Doris Eagleson

• Oct 28, 2015 at 3:44 PM

May 31, 1928 March 1, 2007

CLARKSFIELD Doris Eagleson, 78, of Clarksfield, died Thursday evening at Fisher-Titus Medical Center, Norwalk after a several month illness.

She was born May 31, 1928 in Byesville to the late Wiley Harrison and Ara Evaline (Morgan) Huggins. She grew up in Lore City.

She was a 1946 graduate of Madison High School. She was an active member of the Clarksfield United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school and sang in the choir and was a member of the United Methodist Women.

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara and Jeff McDonald and Brenda and Dave Ward, all of Norwalk; sons and a daughter-in-law, Stan and Jane Eagleson of Jeromesville and Brian Eagleson of Clarksfield; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Vashti Chewning of Eden, North Carolina and Wilda Watson of Cambridge; a brother, Ross Huggins of Philo.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Eagleson in 1994; brothers, Jimmy, Wilbur, Ralph and Ardith Huggins, a sister, Edna Weekley.

Friends may call from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London. Friends also may call from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday at Clarksfield United Methodist Church, 5151 Zenobia Road, Clarksfield. The Rev. Patty Jo Sheldon will officiate. Burial will follow in Clarksfield United Methodist Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the family in care of the funeral home.


Sept. 1, 1949 March 2, 2007

NEW LONDON Dennis L. Rumsey, 57, of New London, died Friday at Firelands Regional Medical Center's main campus in Sandusky.

He was born Sept. 1, 1949 in New London, son of the late John and Marilyn (Wood) Rumsey. He was a lifelong area resident.

He was a former truck driver for K.B. Rollins Co. He also drove truck and worked in the Maintenance Department of Industrial Powder Coatings, Inc. in Norwalk. He was a former volunteer fireman for the New London Fire Department and was an emergency medical technician for Firelands Ambulance Service.

He was a member of Eagles Aerie 711, Norwalk. He enjoyed camping, radio-controlled airplanes and was a master tinkerer.

He is survived by his wife of five years, Diana (Oney) Rumsey of New London; a son, Brian L. Rumsey of Norwalk; stepson and daughter-in-law, Brian and Kathy Oney of Milan; stepdaughter, April Oney of New London, two grandchildren and four step-grandchildren; and an uncle and aunt, Kenneth and Annabelle Rumsey of New London.

He was preceded in death by his uncle, Larry Rumsey.

Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. There will be no funeral service.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the Rumsey family.


Sept. 11, 1955 Feb. 28, 2007

GREENWICH Gary Lee Goble, 51, of Greenwich died Wednesday at Louis Stokes-Wade Park Division VA Medical Center in Cleveland, after a five year battle with Multiple Myeloma.

He was born Sept. 11, 1955 in Martin, Ky., he had lived in Greenwich for the past 19 years. He had attended Norwalk High School and served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He retired from the operation of his business, Goble Boys Equipment, Inc. of Greenwich. He was a member of the Greenwich American Legion Mil Bow Mar Post No. 280. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Barbara (Cochran) Goble; a son, Aaron Lee Goble of Greenwich; his parents, Carl and Bobbie Goble of Norwalk; a sister, Theresia (William) LaBonte of Ocoee, Fla.; a brother, Eddie (Pam) Goble of Norwalk; numerous nieces and nephews; and family friend, David Devlin of North Fairfield.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London, where friends may call one hour prior. The Rev. Bob Hudberg will officiate, and burial will follow in the Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.

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