WEST MILTON - Maynard D. "Hap" Alspaugh, 83, of West Milton, formerly of Covington, passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at McKinley Commons, West Milton. He was born May 26, 1930, in Painter Creek, to Lloyd and Kathryn (McConnell) Alspaugh.
Maynard graduated from Franklin High School class of 1949. He retired from Aerovent, Piqua, after 26 years of service, worked at the Piqua City Schools and Newton Schools as a janitor for 30 years, and volunteered as an Auxiliary Highway patrolman at the Piqua Post from 1970-2000. He was an associate member of the Troy VFW Post 5436, a member of the American Legion Post 80, Covington, and was a Unit Commissioner with Boy Scout Troop 7, Piqua. He enjoyed fishing, camping, traveling, and roller skating. The family would like to thank the nurses from Hospice of Miami County for the care they showed to Maynard during their time with him, and a special thank you to the residents of McKinley Commons for their friendship.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Joan (Wooddell) Alspaugh; great-grandson, Brayden Dorsten; brothers, Marvin Alspaugh and Ronny Alspaugh; and sisters, Rita Mote and Ruth Mendelson.
He will be missed and remembered by his children, Theresa "Terri" and Ralph Hittle of Pleasant Hill, Rose and David Burns of West Milton, David and Kristen Alspaugh of Covington; grandchildren, Jennifer and Kenneth Golden, Karen Spiers, Kari Hittle, Matthew and Amanda Burns, Katie Long, Blythe Alspaugh; great-grandchildren, Dontea Brown, Brandyn Taylor, Pearl Golden, Alanna Demoss, Skylar Demoss, Brinlee Demoss, Logan Burns, Allyson Burns, Kaydence Dorsten, Rylan Dorsten; brother, Warren Alspaugh of Tipp City; and sister, Sue Knife of Troy.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington. Pastor Justin Williams will officiate with interment following at Fletcher Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172. Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com.
Pearson-Jackson Funeral Home
10 S High St
Covington, OH 45318
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Oct. 30, 2013