This section of the website is in memory of Whitehall
Yearling High School alumni who have passed away.
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dedicated to faculty & staff at Whitehall School
Class of 1958
Fadley, Sandra Elleen
Griffin, George Allen
Hettler, Judith Elizabeth
Linton, Freida Margaret
Marcum, Ronald Lewis
Parker, Jerry Dallas
Stokes, James Franklin
Tudor, John Wilbur
Class of 1962
Michael R., December, 2003 heart attack
Class of 1963
Anita [Spice], May 4, 2004
Class of 1965
Michael, August 27, 2004
Class of 1966
DeForest, Patricia - Patti had a stroke on September 16th,
2002 and died on the 22nd.
Hood, Anne (Golnik) - Ann succumbed to cancer on February
Kehoe, Donald F.
Rush, Mark - Mark succumbed to cancer on April 14, 2002.
Toleman, Cletus ("Junior")
Wilson, Ile Rae
Class of 1967
Class of 1969
Sam -Sam passed away in April, 2004.
January 30, 2002
Robert, January 14, 2002
Pamela Kay - Pamela passed away October 22, 2001 in Ft. Collins,
Colorado after a valiant 4 year struggle with breast cancer.
Class of 1970
David - David passed away December 16, 2003 after a long and brave
fight with a brain tumor.
Class of 1971
Bridges, Rick - Rick was shot while we were in high school.
Browning, Robert - Robert succumbed to colon cancer in March,
Rick passed away on Saturday,
August 30, 2003 of complications from
a long term illness. Rick was Senior
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
at the JC Penney Company, lived in Plano,
TX, and is survived by his wife and three
children. In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations be made to the Conley
Children College Fund c/o BankOne, 3382
Preston Rd, Frisco TX 75034.
Darnell, Candy - Candy passed away September 5, 1995, after
a year long bout with cancer. After she left high school, Candy
went on to OSU and received a degree in accounting. She
was an auditor with Ashland Chemical, where her job took her all over
the country. She will be sadly missed. Anyone having any questions,
please contact her brother, Edward Darnell @ email@example.com
Gillogly, Richard - We lost Richard to a drowning accident
in the Flooms in Arizona back in 1979. He has a wonderful son
and granddaughter. He's son (Troy) was 5 when his daddy died,
he's grown to be a great man with Richard's humor. This has been
a great loss to us all. If anyone would like,they can contact
me at anytime, I'll be glad to tell them more and correspond with
them. E-mail me @ firstname.lastname@example.org - from Richard's sister,
Rollinda Gillogly, class of 1969
Griffith, Cathy - 1991
Koscho, Ron - 1987
McElhaton, Jean (O'Brian)
Paula (click for Paula's home page)
Earl - Earl Wayne Wrightsel, 53, of Tyrone,
Georgia, died Sept. 30, 2007, at Griffin Spaulding Healthcare
in Griffin, Georgia. He was born Oct. 29,
1953, in Columbus, Ohio, to the Rev. Kenneth E. and Juanita (Gray)
Wrightsel of The Otterbein Home, Lebanon, Ohio. He was an auto
by Coca-Cola Company. As a former Ford Motor Co. Factory Representative,
he worked with John DeLorian and serviced the DeLorian Automobile.
An avid outdoorsman, he loved boating, hunting, fishing, camping,
on cars. He also was a member of the Lions Club in Georgia. Funeral
services were held Thursday, Oct. 4, at McPeek Funeral Home
in Granville, Ohio,
with the Rev. Fred Ketner officiating. Burial followed at
Maple Grove Cemetery, Lancaster, Ohio. In addition to his parents,
he is survived
by his sisters Esther Wrightsel (Dale Lobeck) of Newark, Nadine
(George) Sparks Delaware; four nieces and one nephew; four great-nieces
great-nephew. Video Tribute
Class of 1973
Randy - Randy Dale Ervin, 52, of Pataskala, passed away on
Tuesday, August 12, 2008, surrounded by his loving family.
Born to Randall and Audrey (Scarberry) Ervin on November
21, 1955, in Columbus, Randy was preceded in death by
his parents and son,
Geoffrey Ervin. Survivors include his daughter, Stacy
Ervin; sons; Nicklaus and Jonathan Ervin; sisters, Sharon
and Brenda (Thad) Decker; special friends, Mike and Maryanne
Merrick, Bob and Robin Scott; special niece, Tammy (Steve)
nieces, nephews and friends. Randy was a former district
manager for Rax and the Great American Bagel Co. Randy
was a 1972 graduate
of Whitehall Yearling High School and a member of Whitehall
Masonic Lodge #761 F&AM.
Jerry - died in August of 1991 from complications of sugar
Class of 1974
Daugherty, Patty - died January, 2002 after a short illness.
died August 16, 2003
vanHouten, Kim (Gray) (Partlow) - died November 11, 2000 after
an 8 month battle with cancer.
Class of 1976
Gladwell, Becky - passed away in Feb. 2000
McWhorter, Nancy - died in a car crash in the 1980's.
Class of 1979
died April 1, 1990 in a house fire. Contact Traci Wicker
for more info.
Class of 1984
Class of 1986
Hagerman, Jimmy - 1986
Class of 1993
Willford, Mark - 1998
Class of 1996
Gyke, Joey - killed in a car accident in 1995. The accident
also claimed the lives of Mile Trajcevski, Class of 1996 and Charlie
Boyd, Class of 1997.
Kiser, Becky - was killed in a car accident involving a drunk
driver on February 21, 1997
Trajcevski, Mile - killed in a car accident in 1995. The accident
also claimed the lives of Joey Gyke, Class fo 1996, and Charlie
Boyd, Class of 1997.
Class of 1997
Boyd, Charlie - killed in a car accident in 1995. The accident
also claimed the lives of Joey Gyke, Class of 1996, and Mile Trajcevski,
Class of 1996.
Class of 1999
Evans, Eric -died February 6, 2001