Pamela Sue Chenos, age 62 of Galloway passed away peacefully Saturday Sept. 1, 2018 with her family by her side at the OSU James Cancer Hospital after a brief but hard fought battle with cancer. Pamela was born in Portsmouth, OH on Oct. 18, 1955 and grew up in various places until her family settled down in London, OH. She was one of 5 daughters (the youngest) of Alvin and Norma Green, who preceded her in death, along with her brother-in-laws Robert (Gladys) Denen and Larry (Alene) Hawkins, and a nephew John Toops.
     She is survived by her loving husband Rodney Chenos, her 2 children Heather (Doug) Teters of Marysville, and Rodney (Rebecca) Chenos of Hilliard, 4 sisters Thelma (John) Toops, Alene Hawkins, Gladys Denen, and Shirley (Larry) Walls all of London. Her 5 grandchildren Spencer and Kyle (Heather), Rachel, Julie, and Natalie (Rodney). Her brother and sister in laws Mike (Carol) Chenos, and Steve (Paula) Chenos, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and great nieces and nephews.
     Pamela worked at Discover Card, where she retired, and then went to work at the Madison County Senior Center. Pamela made friends wherever she went, and was the spark plug in every event happening at work, her children's events, or just at home. She was the "Life of the Party". Pamela enjoyed playing piano and in her spare time doing numerous different crafts, and spending time with family and friends.
     Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 & 6 to 8PM Wednesday Sept. 5 at the RADER-McDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME 1355 W. Main St. West Jefferson, OH 43162, where a funeral service will be held at 11AM Thursday Sept. 6 with the Rev. Roger Reed officiating. Burial will follow in Hampton Cemetery, West Jefferson. Memorials can be made to the family.

​Joann (Jodi) Patton, 57 of Mt. Sterling, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018.  She was born Sept. 24, 1960 in Fayette County, Ohio.
Preceded in death by father, Welby Reisinger; brother Steve Reisinger; father-in-law & mother-in-law Frank and Betty Patton.
  She is survived by mother, Nancy Reisinger; loving husband, John Patton; siblings Thomas R. (Cyndi) Reisinger of London, Susan (Kirk) Neff of Grand Rapids, MI., and Joseph R. (Lori) Reisinger of Urbana; sister-in-law Diana (Don) Burr of Bloomingburg; numerous nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews.
  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 14, 2018 at St. Colman Catholic Church in Washington Court House with Father Thomas Herge officiating.  The interment will follow in St. Colman Catholic Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 3 - 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13th at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 331 West Main St., Mt. Sterling.  

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Jill A. Smith, 66, of London, died September 7, 2018 in Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus.
  Born June 19, 1952 in Springfield, to Ward and Mary (Bunner) Pollock. Jill had recently been baptized at the London Apostolic Gospel Church.
  Survivors include children: Megan Sabol of Weirton, West Virginia; Gary (Katina) Baird of West Jefferson; sister: Tracy Pollock of London; brother: Cole (Grace) Pollock of Lafayette; grandchildren: Madison, Brandon, Connor, Landen, Savannah, Laston, and Slayton; numerous nieces and nephews.
   Preceded in death by her parents; sisters: Kim Collins; Robin Schoenberger.
  Friends called at the Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home & Cremation Service September 12th. There will be no funeral  according to Jill’s wishes.
  Memorial contributions to the funeral home to assist with expenses.

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                                    Thomas Emery Timbrook,

                                    passed away Sunday, September

                                          9, 2018.  He was born

                                           December 17, 1940 in 

                                           Wheeling, West Virginia.
                                            Retired Officer from Auto Club

Insurance/American Commerce Insurance Companies; Attended West Liberty State College; Received his CPCU Designation from the American Institute and served as a Director of the Columbus Chapter, CPCU.  He held Statewide chairmanship for Education and Research for the Ohio Insurance Institute.  He served in the U.S. Army Reserves.  Served as a Board of Education Member of the Westfall Local School District for 28 years where he was on the Building Committee for the Elementary School and was instrumental in the development of the Memorial Park at the Elementary School.  An active member of the Derby United Methodist Church, he served on the Board of Trustees.  He coordinated the Deer Creek Cooperative Summer Worship Service at Deer Creek State Park.
  Preceded in death by Parents Raymond W. and Geneva B. (Kuhens) Timbrook; Sister Carol Ann Timbrook; Brother Donald N. Timbrook.
  Survived by Wife Harriette (Arnold) Timbrook; Children, Daughter Stephanie (John) Kleba, Son Mark Timbrook; Grandchildren Matthew Thomas Timbrook, Olivia Louise Timbrook, Hannah Kathleen Timbrook, Madison Anne Kleba, and Austin John Kleba; Brothers Robert N. (JoAnn) Timbrook of Georgia, Raymond Eugene (Dorothy) Timbrook of Shadyside, Ohio; Sister Joan Lee (Dole) Dolence of Valley Grove, WV.
  Family will receive friends on Friday, September 14, 2018 from 5 - 7 p.m. at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, Mt. Sterling.  A Funeral service will be held Saturday, Sept. 15th at 10:00 a.m. where the family will receive friends one hour prior to time of service.  Rev. Laura Clark officiating with the interment following in Pleasant Cemetery.  A Church reception/celebration following at Derby United Methodist Church.
  In lieu of flowers, family suggest memorial donations to & Derby United Methodist Church, 11792 London Road, Orient, OH. 43146.

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Lois Edith Busch, a long-time resident of London, Ohio, passed peacefully at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at the age of 59.
     Lois was born October 10, 1958 in Cleveland to Edward Joseph Busch and Lois June (Childs) Busch.  As a child Lois attended Fairhaven School.  Lois worked at The Red Brick Tavern for several years as well as MATCO and most recently at Krazy Glue in West Jefferson.  Lois enjoyed socializing with family and friends.  She also enjoyed church, bowling, puzzles, games, crafts and watching Kentucky Wildcats basketball .Lois was a very special lady who enjoyed the company of others and loved to laugh.
    Survivors include her brother, Edward J. Busch and Aunt Laverne Wilkes both of Cleveland; longtime caregivers John & Lisa Barnett of London; former caregiver, Barb Hollingsworth; most recent caregivers ResCare Residential Services of London; the extended family of John and Lisa Barnett; the extended family from work at MATCO and special friends Charlie, Debbie, Judy, Laura and Barb.
   A memorial celebration will be held on September 15, 2018 at ResCare, 56 Graham Ave., London.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fairhaven School, 1357 St. Rt. 38, London, Ohio 43140 or MATCO Industries, 204 Maple St., London, Ohio 43140.
  The family is being served by the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St, London, Ohio; where online condolences for the family may be sent to

Gail D. Miller, 60, of London, died Thursday, September 13, 2018 in her residence.
    Born October 30, 1957 in Springfield; she was a daughter of George D. and Leona A. (Reay) Powers.
   Gail worked for the State of Ohio for 35 years before retiring from Madison Correctional. A 1975 graduate of Madison Plains, she was also a member of the First United Methodist Church of London and a member of the Mt. Sterling OES #74.
  She is survived by her husband of 35 years, John Miller; son and his fiancée Brandon Miller and Dawn April Day; mother Leona A. Powers; siblings Greg Powers, Tracy Powers and Jon (Tina) Powers; nieces and nephews Josie, Wyatt and Riley Bunstine, Ashley Kolb, Paige Musselman and Luke and Zack Powers; father and mother in law Jack and Phyllis Miller; sister in law and her husband Jennifer and Dave Bunstine.
   She was preceded in death by her father.
   Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Saturday, September 15, 2018 in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 North Main Street, London, with Pastor Steve Rath officiating. Interment will follow in Kirkwood Cemetery, London. Friends may call at the funeral home from 12 noon until time of service Saturday.
    In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Gail may be made to (313281) at The James Cancer Hospital, PO Box 183112, Columbus, Ohio 43218.
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Thomas Bopeley, of London, died Sunday, September 16, 2018, in Zanesville Ohio.
   Tom was born in London, Ohio on July 20, 1933 to Joseph and Vivian (Conner) Bopeley. He was pre-deceased by his wife, June, and by his sister, Vivian McKee.
   Tom graduated from London High School where he was president of his senior class and earned eleven varsity letters in football, basketball, and baseball. He received a football scholarship at Colgate University and after graduating in 1955 he attended and graduated from Ohio State University College of Law. He was admitted to the practice of law in 1958. He was employed by the U.S. Government for two years and then began his legal career in Columbus, Ohio in 1960. In 1966 he became associated with the Graham and Graham Law Office in Zanesville, Ohio. He later joined the law office of Micheli and Baldwin where he retired in 2005. Tom specialized as a trial lawyer representing both plaintiffs and defendants with dedication, zeal, and skill. In 1985 he was selected on of the best trial lawyers in America by Town and Country magazine. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers from 1980-1986 and served as Law Director of the City of Zanesville from 1994-2000. He was an Acting Judge of Zanesville Municipal Court from 2000-2015.
     'Bope' loved the game of golf and the people with whom he played the game. He was a member of the Zanesville Country Club for more than 50 years and served as it's president in 1983. He was a member of the board of Governors of the Ohio Golf association from 1981-1983.
  Mr Bopeley was a board member of Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation and was president of the board from 1983-1992. He was both a volunteer and board member at Christs Table and was its president in 2002 and 2003. He was a member of the board of the Zanesville Muskingum Port Authority and the Zanesville Community Improvement Board.
    Tom's proudest accomplishment was his family. He was married June for 58 years until her death in September, 2016. He is survived by his daughter Lynn and her two girls, Lucy and Mariemma, and his son Dan, his wife Amy and their daughter Olivia and son Branson.
    A funeral mass at St. Patrick Church, 61 S. Union St., in London Ohio, officiated by Father Michael J. Hinterschied will take place on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with burial to follow at St. Patrick Cemetery.
     In lieu of flowers, donations to Christ's table are requested. Christ's Table, 28 S. Sixth Street, Zanesville Ohio 43701.
  A short memorial service will be held at Zanesville Country Club 5 – 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2018. All legal beverages will be served. All are invited to attend.
   Mr. Bopeley's arrangements have been entrusted to the Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home & Cremation Service. 124 E. High St., London.

Jean (Woods) Messer, 81, daughter of Harry and Ada (Courtright) Woods, passed away peacefully, September 6, 2018 at home after a long battle with illness.

    In addition to her parents, Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, John H. Messer, son: James Messer, brothers: Robert, Harry, and James Woods, sisters: Mary (Wayne) Frisby, Rose (Dana) Zarley, and Ann Woods, brother in law: Walter Richard Zeitler, and niece: Lorene Zarey. She is survived by her children: Catherine (William), John A. Messer (Sandy), Janet Messer, and William (Lora) Messer; her sisters: Betty Zeitler and Sonja (Joe) Econ; sister in laws: Elfrieda Woods, and Janet Woods. She is also survived by four wonderful grandchildren, David (Danielle), Annette, Hannah Messer and Samuel Messer; and two great-grandchildren, Mariah and Leland, as well as many nieces and nephews.

   Jean attended the Church of Christ in Christian Union in Sedalia, Ohio. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the Ohio Health Hospice, and the staff at Davida Dialysis Clinic, as well as to Jeans primary caregivers William, Lora, and Janet Messer. Your hard work and dedication have been truly appreciated.

 Family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM. The funeral will follow visitation at 1:00 PM at RADER-McDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL 1355 W. MAIN ST., WEST JEFFERSON, OH 43162. Interment will follow at Sunset Cemetery in Galloway, Ohio.