Lola Darlene Hershner

September 24, 1928 ‒ June 12, 2015

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Lola Darlene Hershner, age 86, of Mount Vernon passed away on Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Whispering Hills Care Center in Mount Vernon.

She was born on September 24, 1928 in Minford, Ohio to the late James Samson and Martha Opal (McClintock) Wyant. Lola was a member of the Vine St. Church of Christ and retired from Kenyon College in 1985.

She is survived by her children George C. (Christine) Vernon Jr., Dennis L. White, James Dwayne (Annette) Hershner; her grandchildren James Derek (Jessa) Hershner, Christopher C. (Stephanie) Vernon; six great-grandchildren; dear sisters Lora Keys, Anna Belle Myers; and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, Lola was preceded in death by her husband Lee William Hershner Jr.; her son Dana Lee Hershner; her daughter-in-law Pamela Denise (James Dwayne) Hershner; and her sisters Linda Kunkel and Dora Louise (Frank) Kaurich.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 beginning at 1PM in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Rev. James Jacobs officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Feed The Children thru their website (or) Kindred Hospice, 112 Harcourt Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Lola Darlene Hershner.

  • With our deepest condolences. We will miss Ms. Lola and seeing her smiles on a daily basis. Lola became a part of the Whispering Hills Family and we all hold the family in our prayers during this difficult time. Until we meet again at those pearly gates, fly high Ms. Lola!