Wm. Lewis Ebersole

August 04, 1929 ‒ June 02, 2008

Fredericktown, Ohio

Wm. Lewis Ebersole, age 78, of County Road 179, Fredericktown, Ohio passed away on Monday June 2, 2008 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was born on August 4, 1929 in Fredericktown, Ohio to the late Leland and Florence (Robinson) Ebersole. Lewis co-owned and operated the Ebersole Custom Butchering near Chesterville, Ohio for over forty years. Lewis will be remembered by many in Chester Township as the “Good Neighbor” always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.

He is survived by a son, Scott (Jennifer) Ebersole of Delaware, Ohio, three daughters, Peggy (Robert) Jenkins of Fredericktown, Ohio, Teresa (Kim) Waggoner of Mount Vernon, Ohio, Lora (Mark) Burge of Cardington, Ohio, seven grandchildren, a great grandson, four brothers, Lloyd (Betty) Ebersole of Fredericktown, Ohio, Ernest (Patty) Ebersole of Chesterville, Ohio, Robert (Betty) Ebersole of Cochran, Georgia, Richard (Judy) Ebersole of Fredericktown, Ohio, four sisters, Lillian Lower of Mount Vernon, Ohio, Ruth Reeder of Butler, Ohio, Bonnie Hobson of Ashland, Ohio and Aileen Bishop of Fredericktown, Ohio.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Loretta Mae (Snyder) Ebersole and a sister, Vivian Morris.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 2 to 8 PM at the Heartland Alliance Church, 6385 State Route 314, Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338 where a funeral service will be held on Thursday at 10 AM. Pastor Brian “Yogi” Durbin and Pastor Craig Irwin will be officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Ebersole family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com