Laird Mack

July 09, 1930 ‒ July 08, 2010

Fredericktown, Ohio

Laird Mack, age 79, of North Liberty Road, Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2010 at his residence. He was born on July 9, 1930 in Franklin County, Ohio to the late Howard and Ila (Hall) Mack. Laird owned and operated the family farm since 1951. He also worked for the Johnstown Elevator, Clear Fork Ski Lodge, Pleasant Hill Lake and Mohican State Park and Lodge. Laird enjoyed woodworking, using his computer and visiting with neighbors, friends and family. He attended the Three Crosses United Methodist Fellowship and was a member of the North Liberty Garden Club.

He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Mary (Jewell) Mack, a son, Michael (Laura) Mack of Mansfield, Ohio, three daughters, Linda (Mike) Somerville of Barberton, Ohio, Terri (Dennis) Benson of Bellville, Ohio and Sue (Rick) Johnson of Howard, Ohio, eleven grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and a brother, Dean (Carol Jean) Mack of Ostrander, Ohio.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by three grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 12, 2010 at 11 a.m. at the Three Crosses United Methodist Fellowship in Butler. The family wishes to thank everyone for their generosity and many visits.

Memorial contributions may be made to Three Crosses United Methodist Fellowship or the Fredericktown EMS.

This obituary and guest registry are online at

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Laird Mack.