|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 2005|
Kenneth E. Addis
Kenneth E. Addis, 81, of Marietta died Tuesday (Feb. 1, 2005) in the Marietta Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born July 21, 1923, at Macksburg, Ohio, to Henry and Bertha Eagler Addis. he graduated from Macksburg High School where he was active in sports - especially basketball. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was stationed in the Philippines. He retired from the Washington Electric Cooperative in 1985 after 39 years of service as a lineman. He was a devout Christian and was a member of the Williamstown Church of Christ where he had driven the bus for several years.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Leatrice (Howard) Addis, whom he married on Nov. 21, 1947. Also surviving are two sons, Stanley Addis and his wife, Susan, of Champaign, Ill., and Terry Addis and his wife, Elaine, of Marietta; four grandchildren, Jay and Emily Addis of Champaign, Ill., Doug Addis and his wife, Emily, of Marietta, and Missy Addis and her fiance, Jon Hutchinson, of Marietta. He is also survived by one sister, Ruby McKee of Lowell, and several nephews and nieces. Preceding him in death are his parents and two sisters, Betty, who died in her childhood, and Ruth Smith, who died in 1994.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with David Powers officiating. Burial will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park with military rites. Friends may call from 3 p.m. today until the hour of the services at the funeral home.
Leatrice Howard Addis (1927 - 2011)*
East Lawn Memorial Park
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