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Richard G. “Dick” Herd


Richard G. “Dick” Herd, 69, of Marysville, died Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Memorial Hospital of Union County, surrounded by his loving family and friends. 


Born September 22, 1944 at Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine, he was the son of the late Paul and Grace (Bowers) Herd.  A 1962 graduate of Northwestern High School where he was involved in 4-H and FFA, Dick then proudly served his country in the Air Force from 1962-1966. While in the service, he attended a special language course at Yale University to serve as a Chinese linguist.  After his service, he returned and enrolled at The Ohio State University, graduating in 1972 with a Bachelor’s Degree of Electrical Engineering.  Dick worked as an engineer with AEP for over 30 years, retiring in 1999.  He attended the Marysville Church of Christ, volunteered at the Wings Enrichment Center and with the Simon Kenton Council of the Boy Scouts of America, serving in local packs and troops for over 20 years in many capacities as well as district and council training staff. While involved in scouting, he was instrumental in re-organizing the Richwood Troop 440 and awarded the District Award of Merit in 2001 for the then North Star District which encompassed Union County and the highest council award, the Silver Beaver Award in 2004. He also judged at the science fair, was a longtime member of the Plain City and Northwestern Lions Club. In his free time, he loved reading and playing cards.


On November 29, 1968, in Glenelg, MD., he married his loving wife of 45 years, Linda “Lin” (Harris) and she survives in Marysville. Also surviving are his daughter, Lori (Adam) Showalter of Marysville; son, James (Tami) Herd of Richwood; grandchildren, Brian, Kathryn, Hannah, Abigail and Lily; brothers and sister, Dennis (Esther) Herd of Texas, Beverly (Ronald) Steele of Broadway, Alan (Deb) Herd of Raymond and numerous nieces and nephews.


Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at the Marysville Church of Christ 18077 S.R. 31 North, Marysville, OH 43040 with Jeff Darby officiating.  Burial will follow at the Millcreek Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by the Union County Honor Guard.  Friends may call from 4-7 P.M. Tuesday at the church.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Wings Enrichment Center or the Boy Scouts of America.  Condolences may be expressed to the family at  Arrangements are being handled by the Mannasmith Funeral Home.




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Corey E. Johnson


Corey E. Johnson, 38, of Middleburg, died unexpectedly Monday, August 25, 2014 in Columbus, OH.


Born August 7, 1976 in Franklin, IN. he was the son of Kelly and Julie (Keller) Johnson.  His father survives in Middleburg. Also surviving are his brothers, Dan Johnson and Terry Muelen of Greenwood, IN; grandparents, Kenneth and Nancy Johnson of Zanesfield and numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and friends.


A Celebration of Life Service will be held for family and friends from 2-5 P.M. Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the East Liberty Community Room in East Liberty, OH.  Arrangements are being handled by the Mannasmith Funeral Home and condolences may be expressed at 




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Marian L. Schneider


Marian L. Schneider, 61, of Marysville, died Friday, August 22, 2014 at Heartland of Marysville after an extended illness. 


A 1970 graduate of Wintersville High School, Marian was a receptionist with Dr.’s Baker and Stover and also a Police dispatcher with the City of Marysville.  A strong willed, independent woman, she was a member of the Marysville Bible Baptist Church where she sang in the choir.  She loved spending time with her grandchildren and tending to her flower gardens.


Born September 6, 1952 in Steubenville, she was the daughter of the late William and Boneda (Roop) Miller.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Tina Miller, Anita Ryan and Wendy Price.


On June 5, 1987 in Wintersville, she married Frederick A. Schneider and he survives in Marysville.  Also surviving are her children, Stephen (Melissa) George, Jana McGlone and Christine (Michael) Herriott all of Marysville; grandchildren, Connor, Evan and Owen George, Cameron, Kyle and Lindsey McGlone and Emma Herriott; sisters, Jean (Whittie) Weaver of Darlington, SC, Bonnie Walter of Silver Lake and numerous nieces and nephews.


A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Marysville Bible Baptist Church with Reverend Jeremy Stout officiating.  Friends may call on the family from 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Saturday at the church.  Burial is being held privately for the family at Oakdale Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions can be made to the Marysville Bible Baptist Church.  Condolences may be sent to




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