Harry “Earl” Stump Jr.

December 27, 1933 ‒ March 26, 2015

Marengo, Ohio
Formerly of Columbus, Ohio

Harry “Earl” Stump Jr., age 81 of Marengo passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Riverside Methodist Hospital surrounded by his family.

Born on December 27, 1933 in Hebron, he was a son of the late Harry and Freida (Varner) Stump. Moving to Marengo in 1985 from Columbus, he worked 30 years as a press operator for Bordens/Lusterware Plastic Company. He also was a sales associate for Builders Square and Central Hardware.

An outdoorsman at heart, he enjoyed working in his yard and attending auction sales. He also had a passion for fishing, especially perch on the waters of Lake Erie out of Bass Haven Marina at Marblehead.

Those left to cherish his memory include his companion of 19 years Jean Straley, children Dennis (Joanne) Stump of Columbus, Debbie (Mark) Buehler of Tennessee, Dixie (Jerry) Murray of Columbus, Duane Straley of Cardington, Rhea (Mike) Perry of Lewis Center, Lisa (Jeffe) Davila of Kenton, 7 grandchildren, and Jean’s 5 grandchildren, sister-in-law Margie Stump of Grove City, and longtime friends Andy and Debbie Agnew of Knoxville, Tennessee.

He was proceded in death by brother Charles.

Funeral services will be held 12:00 p.m. noon on Monday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 229 in Marengo with Pastor Darryle Moody officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the services. Burial will follow in the Marengo Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • Althoughe are sorry to hear of Earl’s passing. Our thoughts are with Jean and her family,also Earl’s family.Although we can’t be there,we are thinking of you.

  • We are sorry to hear of Earl’s passing. Our thoughts are with Jean and her family,also Earl’s family.Although we can’t be there,we are thinking of you.

  • Denny and Joanne (& Family), I am sorry for your loss and will be praying for your comfort. Even though we know where Earl is at, it still leaves a void; so, I will pray that God fills that void with his presence and comfort. Denny, you and I will both see our father’s again in heaven PRAISE BE TO JESUS!