Aug. 8, 1951 June 7, 2007
NORWALK Frank W. Epperley, 55, of Norwalk, Ohio died Thursday in South Bend, Ind., following a traffic accident.
He was born Aug. 8, 1951 in Beckley, W.Va. to Amos and Nellie (Salango) Epperley and came to this area in 1984.
He was an Army veteran and served in Korea.
He was a truck driver for E&L Transport of Lorain. He was a member of Teamsters Local 964. He enjoyed fishing and camping.
He is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, David W. and Heather Epperley of Norwalk, and Christopher S. and Annie Epperley of Pittsburgh; daughters and sons-in-law, Amber M. and Rick Gough of Eastlake, Heather A. and Ed Carter of Berlin Heights, and Kimberly D. Epperley of Charleston, S.C.; nine grandchildren; his mother, Nellie Zopp of Rupert, W.Va.; brothers, Michael Epperley of Houston and Eddie Epperley of Cleveland; sisters and brother-in-law, Toni Waldeck of Youngstown and Karen and Tom Hearn of Cleveland.
He was preceded in death by his father, Amos Epperley in 1961; and a son, Daniel W. Epperley in 1974.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, where funeral services will take place at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Online condolences may be made atwww.edwalkerfuneralhome.com. FREDERICK KAUBLE
July 10, 1936 June 8, 2007
BELLEVUE Frederick Kauble, 70, of Bellevue, died Friday at Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk.
He was born July 10, 1936 in Clyde, son of the late Ralph A. and Catherine E. (Seiger) Kauble.
He was a retired machinist working for GE Bellevue Lamp Plant for 29 years and was an operator for A. Schulman for 15 years. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Eagles 490, Club Amer-Ital and VFW Post 1236. He enjoyed tractor pulling, crossword puzzles, reading and watching cooking shows.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret (Orwig) Kauble, whom he married Aug. 4, 1956 in Bellevue; sons and daughters-in-law, Daniel and Lisa Kauble of Bellevue, and Marc and Mindy Kauble of Monroeville; daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl and Thomas Maiberger of Tiffin, Jody and Anthony Piscitello of Norwalk, and Kim and James Wilburn of Castalia; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and sisters, Joanne Metzger of Florida and Rita Billard of Arizona.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Foos and Son Funeral Home, 311 W. Main St., Bellevue, where funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. On-line condolences may be made atwww.foosandsonfuneralhome.com. DOROTHY E. MISSIG
April 23, 1918 June 7, 2007
NORWALK Dorothy E. Gates Missig, 89, of Norwalk and formerly of Monroeville, died Thursday evening at Norwalk Memorial Home following a lengthy illness.
She was born April 23, 1918 in Norwalk and was a graduate of St. Paul High School. She was employed as a court reporter in the common pleas courts of Huron and Erie counties, retiring in 1980. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Monroeville and the Daughters of Isabella.
She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Donald and Diane Gates of Grafton, and Douglas and Sandra Gates of Norwalk; three grandchildren; brothers, Harold Schafer of Monroeville and George Schafer of Phoenix; sisters, Sister Eleanor Schafer and Sister Bernadette Schafer, both of Toledo, and Mary Lippert of Mayfield Heights; stepchildren and their spouses, Marlene (Bob) Obringer of Powell, Marvin (Janet) Missig of Illinois, Jim (Jean) Missig of Illinois, Bob (Carol) Missig of Milan, Fred Missig of Norwalk, Susann (Ken) Harris of North Fairfield, Donna (Steve) Wilhelm of Monroeville and Donald (Nancy) Missig of Oak Harbor; a step daughter-in-law, Judy Missig of Norwalk; 26 stepgrandchildren; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, John Gates in 1948; second husband, Robert Missig in 1994; parents, Alfred and Eleanor (Meyer) Schafer; a sister, Rita Schafer; a brother in infancy, Bernard Schafer; a stepson, Kenneth Missig; and a stepgranddaughter.
At the request of the deceased, her body has been donated to the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Pfeil Funeral Home's Monroeville Chapel, 109 Monroe St., Monroeville, where a wake service will take place at 4:45 p.m. Sunday. A memorial Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 66 Chapel St., Monroeville. The Rev. Kenneth J. Lill will officiate.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the St. Joseph School Endowment Fund, 79 Chapel St., Monroeville, Ohio 44847 or to the St. Paul FCEDO Endowment Fund, 93 E. Main St., Norwalk, Ohio 44857.