Our Promise to Your Family

We are a family-owned funeral home that has served the communities of Ohio and West Virginia for over 100 years. Our goal is to provide all of the families we serve a respectful and dignified service at a fair price. Whether a traditional service or more contemporary-style service, we try to meet all the needs of the individuals and families we serve.

L. Jean Fryman

L. Jean Fryman, 83, of Marietta passed away at 9:35pm, Thursday, April 27, 2017, at Heartland of Marietta.  She was born October 11, 1933, in Washington County, Ohio, a daughter of the late Dillon Phelps and Stella Dray.
 
Date of Death: 
Thu, 04/27/2017
Date of Service: 
Tue, 05/02/2017
Service Time: 
1:00 PM
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Janet Mendenhall

Janet Mendenhall, 66, of Marietta passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.  She was born August 16, 1950, in Newport to James R. and Corrine E. Binegar Mendenhall.
 
Janet was a 1968 graduate of Lawrence High School and was an avid Lady Vols Basketball fan.
Date of Death: 
Wed, 04/26/2017
Date of Service: 
Sat, 04/29/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Erma M Armstrong

Erma M. Armstrong, 87, of Coal Run, Ohio passed away on April 25, 2017 at Camden Clark Hospital.  She was born in Lowell, Ohio on May 30, 1929, the eldest daughter of Dewey and Alpha Chandler. 

Date of Death: 
Tue, 04/25/2017
Date of Service: 
Fri, 04/28/2017
Service Time: 
3:00 pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Clyde Grub

Clyde Grub, 91, of Marietta died at Harmar Place, Marietta, OH, April 24, 2017. He was born at Sand Hill in Reno, OH, November 28, 1925 the third son of Oscar and Elva Worstell Grub.

Date of Death: 
Mon, 04/24/2017
Date of Service: 
Fri, 04/28/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Dorothy Marie Caldwell

Dorothy Marie Caldwell of Marietta passed away at her home on Thursday, April 20, 2017, surrounded by her family.

Date of Death: 
Thu, 04/20/2017
Date of Service: 
Tue, 04/25/2017
Service Time: 
11:00 am
Service Location: 
Tunnel United Methodist Church

Ella Ruth Blair Hanson

Ella Ruth Blair Hanson, 77, of Marietta passed away at 3:00am, Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at her home.  She was born July 16, 1939, in Harland County, KY, to Hobert and Ida Duncan Blair.  
 
Date of Death: 
Tue, 04/18/2017
Date of Service: 
Sat, 04/22/2017
Service Time: 
1:00 pm
Service Location: 
Warren Chapel, 2205 Warren Chapel Road

Earl Lloyd Blume

Earl Lloyd Blume, 84, of Russell, Kentucky, formerly from Marietta passed away April 16th, 2017 at Woodland Oaks Nursing facility.  He was born in Marietta, Ohio, on February 12, 1933, to the late Sharon Edward, Sr. and Helen Irene Blume. 
 
Date of Death: 
Sun, 04/16/2017
Date of Service: 
Wed, 04/19/2017
Service Time: 
2:00 pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

Jeffrey R. Benson

Jeffrey R. Benson, 69, of Wingett Run, Ohio died at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus on Thursday April 13th, 2017. He was born November 6th, 1947, in Jamestown, New York, a son of Phyllis E. (Patterson) and the late Harmon Richard Benson.  
 
Date of Death: 
Thu, 04/13/2017
Date of Service: 
Tue, 04/18/2017
Service Time: 
3:00 pm
Service Location: 
McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home

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