Obituaries

Eileen Wetz, age 88, died Tuesday evening, November 6, 2018. She was a lifelong Shelby resident until moving to Ashland four years ago to be closer to her daughter.
Eileen was born May 18, 1930 in Shelby, the daughter of the late Ernest and Lettie (Bachelder) Ruhl. She was a 1948 graduate of Shelby High School and began working at the Coffee Shop and Wilken’s Air Force Depot before becoming employed at First National Bank in Shelby. She spent her career at the bank and retired after many years of dedicated service. Eileen was an active member of First Lutheran Church in Shelby, the Red Hat Society, and MOM Mother’s Club- where she had remained active since its origin. She enjoyed time with her graduating Class of 1948 at lunch gatherings at Ted and Ali’s CafĂ©.
Eileen thoroughly adored her family and many friends, including new friends made since her move to Ashland. Those surviving include her two daughters: Linda (Shim) LaGoy of Lafayette, CA and Karen Cooke of Ashland; 6 grandchildren: Brian Wray, Patrick LaGoy, Marc (Stacy) LaGoy, Stacy (Rob) Chisari, Justin (Amanda) Cooke, and Kristin (Brett) Kerr; 14 great grandchildren: Connor and Alexis Wray, Marc Jr., Lily, and Tray LaGoy, Rex, Nora, and Graham Cooke, Jacob, Liam, and Natalie Raynor, and Owen, Taylor, and Justin Kerr; 2 sisters in law: Alice Ruhl and Sue Wetz; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death on March 4, 1991 by her husband, Robert. E. Wetz, whom she married April 16, 1949; her son in law: Rick Cooke; and 4 brothers: Harold Davis, Hylas Davis, Leland Ruhl, and Leslie Ruhl.
Family and friends are welcome on Friday, November 9, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10:30 am. Pastor Rus Yoak will officiate with burial following in Oakland Cemetery, Shelby. Memorial contributions may be made to her church, First Lutheran Church of Shelby.
To share a memory or express a condolence, please visit: www.PenwellTurner.com


David M. Trembley, age 66, of Hebron, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at his residence.
He was born Dec. 8, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois to Maurice E. and Irene D. (Durtka) Trembley.
David was an avid car buff and enthusiast. He enjoyed attending auto shows and collected everything from calendars to cars. For those who knew David best, understood he had a dry sense of humor. He loved classic rock-n-roll music and collected hundreds of vintage vinyl records. He also enjoyed working with computers, building and repairing them.
He proudly represented his country by serving in The United States Air Force and The Ohio Air National Guard. David had previously worked for over twenty years at Boeing in Heath’s Central Ohio Aerospace and Technology Center.
He is survived by his mother, Irene D. Trembley of Wakeman, Ohio; two daughters, Heidi A. (James Robb) Newell of Heath and Heather L. (Craig Clawson) Trembley of Columbus; two sisters, Kathy Hiltabidel of Lorain and Sharon Van Eewyk of Colorado; and two grandchildren, Paige Newell and Ella Jones.
David was preceded in death by his father, Maurice E. Trembley and a brother, Jonathan Trembley.
No calling hours or services will be observed at this time.
The Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the Trembley family with arrangements.
Please visit www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and to leave a message of condolence for the Trembley family.


Cecilia Ruby Poai Case, 79, of New London, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk.
She was born on June 26, 1939 in Wahiawa, Hawaii, to the late William and Mable (nee Kaleikilo) Kelii. Cecilia was raised by the late Simeon and Hannah Kaleikilo. She attended Leilehua High School and moved to New London, Ohio in 1958.
Cecilia worked at the former Fannie Farmer and Kent Sporting Goods in New London.
She enjoyed camping, playing Bingo, puzzles and her canine companion “Sally Sue”.
Cecilia is survived by her children, Reba Maloata, Roberta (Phil) Egnor, Robert (Lynnette) Carroll, Scott (Jayne) Carroll and Brandy Hatfield; stepchildren, Zina Castle, Gletha (Clyde) Sitz, Glenda (Ted) Mason, Lorna Waldrup, Sonya (Jon) Clark and Brad Case; ten grandchildren; numerous step grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and siblings, Janet Kunukau, Nancy Belbin and Loretta Kelii.
In addition to her parents, Cecilia was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Case; son, Richard Carroll; sisters, Katherine Pakaki, Jerry Kaulupali and Wilimina Lopez and brother, Russell Kaleikilo; son-in-law, Pago Maloata and stepchild, Eugene Case.
A funeral service was held at Eastman Funeral Home, New London on Wednesday Nov. 7, 2018 with Pastor Ted Mason officiating. Burial followed in Grove Street Cemetery.
Memorial contributions if desired may be made to the Ashland Worship Center, 1420 Cottage Street, Ashland, OH 44805. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.eastmanfuneralhome.com



Jenneida “Jenni” Allison Kriews was called to her heavenly home on Nov. 2, 2018. Born Dec. 4, 1964 in Norwalk, Ohio to William Yoder and Yvonne Yoder Dearth. She was raised in New London, lived in Roosevelt Utah for a few years, and then settled in Norwalk.
Jenni worked in the accounting field, starting at McLaughlin & Company, where she supported her most current employer, RA Bores Excavating. She worked for RA Bores for 14 years as their office manager and considered the entire Bores family as her own. She was also a credentialed tax preparer for many long-term clients. She loved to spend time with her family, traveling, gardening, antiquing, doing crafts and spending time on the beach. She was a basketball mom for Aiden’s AAU and school teams. Jenni’s dream was to run a Siberian Huskey rescue where her sweet Murphee and Roxy would lead the pack.
She knew and lived the true meaning of unconditional love. She was giving, kind, thoughtful, loving to whoever was a part of her life. And she could make us laugh, whether a one-liner or a story of childhood escapades.
In 2001 Jenni married the love of her life, Frank Kriews. Together they raised her two daughters, Mariah and Danielle, and provided a home for their nephew Aiden, and niece Amaya during her visits.
Jenni is survived by her husband, Frank; daughters, Mariah Yoder of Columbus, OH, Danielle Perry of Norwalk, OH; nephew, Aiden Yoder of Norwalk, OH; siblings, Bernie (Cindy) Yoder of Milan, OH, Debby (Alex) Robert of Payson, UT, Beth (Dan) Norman of Scappoose, OR, Annette (Robert) Pullin of Roosevelt, UT, Amber Yoder of Norwalk, OH; aunt, Ernestine Cole of Waco, TX; her beloved dogs, Murphee and Roxy; numerous nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, cousin, aunts and uncles, and in-laws.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Yvonne Yoder Dearth; grandmother, Inez Case Gasser; cousin, Tyrone Smith, and many other beloved family members.
Visitation will be held at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 West Main Street, New London, Ohio on Friday, November 9, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. until the 7 p.m. service. Condolences online may be expressed by visiting www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.





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