Luther Elwood Lynch, 85, of Dayton, Ohio, died June 8 in Stonespring of Vandalia. He was born in Speedwell on Sept. 23.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army
, where he served in WWII
. He was a member of the VFW
and enjoyed woodworking, gardening and fishing. He retired in 1992 from Harris Graphics after 38 years, where he never missed a day of work.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin and Lucy Moyers Lynch; five brothers and a sister, Lonnie, Gene, Chester, Ruby, Roy and Claude.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Joy Lee Norman Lynch; two sons Jeff Lynch and wife, Tabitha, and Rodney Lynch and wife, Karen; four grandchildren Alexandria, Emma, Andy, and Danielle; a sister Opal Lovely; several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff at Stonespring for their care and compassion during this difficult time.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. on June 13 at Blessing Funeral Home in Tipp City, Ohio, with Pastor Lonnie Marshall officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens.
Blessings Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.