News Death Notice

ESTRIDGE, Omar age 89, of New Carlisle, passed away Wednesday May 28, 2014. He was born July 16, 1924 in Hyden, KY, the son of the late Monroe and Stella (Howard) Estridge. Omar served his country in the US Army during World War II; and was employed as a machinist with A.O. Smith, retiring in 1986 after 32 years of service. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four brothers, Hobart, Curtiss, Nathan, and Edward. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lucille; two children, Gerry (Troy) Slone of Yellow Springs, Bill (Jeanne) Estridge of Riverside; eight grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; several great great-grandchildren; a brother, Harvey Estridge of New Carlisle; two sisters, Marie Jackson and Betty Mae Caldwell, both of KY; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Sunday June 1, 2014 from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. in the Belton-Stroup Funeral Home, 422 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd., Fairborn, where a funeral service will be held on Monday June 2, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. Burial with military honors will follow in the Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Miami Valley. Condolences may be made to the family at


Funeral Home

Belton Stroup Funeral Home
422 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Road Fairborn, OH 45324

Published in Springfield News-Sun on May 30, 2014