The Coshocton County Beacon February 27, 2019 - Page 7

Read Obits online at www.coshoctonbeacontoday.com pilot of four engine planes and an instructor pilot in B-17s and B-29s at MacDill Air Force base in Tamps, FL. Ed was recalled for active duty during the Cuban Missile Crisis. With 27 years of active and reserve service, he retired with the rank of Major in 1966. Ed was employed as a comptroller for GE, Amer- ican Art Works, St. Regis Paper Co., and retired from Novelty Advertising in 1981. Mr. Hiltner was a devout Catholic and a member of the Sacred Heart Church, the Knights of Columbus, VFW, Elks Lodge, and Th e Genealogy Society, and enjoyed the fellowship with the morning coff ee group. A Mass of Resurrection will be held on Tuesday March 5 at 10:30 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Church, 805 Main St. Coshocton, 43812. Father Victor Wesolowski will offi ciate. Burial will follow in South Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of fl owers, a donation to the church would be greatly appreciated. Th e Fischer Funeral Home in Warsaw is handling arrangements. fi scherfuneralhome.com GET FIT. STAY FIT. Aerobics, Basketball, Racquetball, Boot Camp, Tanning Bed, Hot Showers, Wallyball, Massage Chair & Saunas, Silver Sneakers Fitness Colonial Sports -n- Courts 1101 Fairy Falls Drive 740-623-8382 COSHOCTON - Betty Ann Baumgardner,78, of Coshoc- ton passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Coshocton on December 11, 1940 to the late Arless Jones and Nellie (Parks) Jones Touvelle. She enjoyed camping, trav- eling, crafting, and spending time with her family and friends. She was a 50-year Baumgardner member of the Grace United Methodist Church. Betty is survived by her husband, Richard Baumgardner, whom she married November 15, 1959; son Brent (Tami); grandchildren Shana (Jason), Misty, Shawn, and Devan; seven great grandchildren; siblings, Vearl, Eunice, Eugene, and Kathryn; as well as several nieces and nephews. Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her siblings Bill, Jimmy, Linda, and Lita. Friends may call at the Miller Funeral Home, 639 Main St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812 on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 4:00pm – 7:00pm with funeral services begin- ning at 7:00pm with Pastor Keith Peachey, Ralph Johnson, and Bill Jones offi ciating. Burial of her cremated remains will take place at South Lawn Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of fl owers contributions can be directed to Miller Funeral Home in memory of Betty Ann; envelopes will be available at the funeral home An online memorial is located at www.themillerfuneralhome.com WEST LAFAYETTE – Edward C. Hiltner, Sr. passed away on February 23, 2019 at age 99 at the Lafayette Pointe Care Center. He was born June 21, 1919 in West Bedford to Asa W. and Estella (West) Hiltner. Ed was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 72 years, Pearl Nichol Hiltner, and his two grandsons, John and Christopher Crater. He is survived by his chil- Hiltner dren, Fay Crater of Coshoc- ton, Patricia (Merrill) Hull of Fairfi eld, Melanie (John) Th ompson of Coshocton, and Edward (Juanita) Hiltner Jr. of Flagstaff , AZ, his three grandchildren, Andrew Hughes of Houston, TX, Amy Hitzeman of Loveland, and Edward Crater of Coppell, TX, and four great grandchildren. Ed graduated from Warsaw Consolidated Schools in 1937, attended Muskingum College, and graduated from numerous military service schools. He joined the Army in 1939 and served in Greenland for two years as a weather observer and forecaster. As a member of the Army Air Corps, he graduated from fl ight school as an offi cer and | OBITUARIES Affordable Housing Head Start 330-674-9100 740-622-1412 Family Planning Emergency Services & Shelters & Health Services 740-622-9801 740-622-2829 Home Energy Assistance (HEAP) Senior Services 740-622-9801 740-622-4852 Weatherization Dental Clinic & Energy Efficiency 419-289-4957 740-622-9801 Making our service area a better place to live. www.knohoco.org FEBRUARY 27, 2019 www.coshoctonbeacontoday.com THE BEACON 7