Wayne Comar

Lyons, Burt County, Nebraska, USA
Death 15 Nov 1956 (aged 80)
West Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, USA
Burial McDermott, Scioto County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 193749635 · View Source
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Son of Mary Grout who died between 1880-1883


The Portsmouth Times
Portsmouth, Ohio
Thursday, 15 November 1956


Wayne Comar, 1377 Second St., West Portsmouth, died at 9:25 a.m. today at his home after an illness of 11 years. He had been bedfast 12 months.

A retired grocer, he was born Nov. 18, 1875, at Lyons, Neb., to Mr. and Mrs. Obdiah Comar. He had resided in Portsmouth since 1929 and was a member of the IOOF.

He married Metta Spriggs, who survives. April 11, 1909, in Dennison, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, two sisters and two half-sisters.

The body is at Melcher Funeral Home, where friends may call after 6 tonight. Services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.


Friday, 16 November 1956

Funeral services for Wayne Comar, 81, of 1377 Second St., West Portsmouth, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Melcher Funeral Home.

Mr. Comar died Thursday morning at his home after an illness of 11 years.

Rev. George DeHority Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Scioto Burial Park Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home.

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