Max Chenoweth Sr.
1940 - 2020
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Chenoweth Sr., Max
1940 - 2020
Max Chenoweth SR. age 80 of Columbus passed away July 31, 2020 at his residence. He was born January 2, 1940 to the late Halford and Myrtle Chenoweth. Max was a retired pipefitter from Plumber and Pipefitters Local #189. Max was also a US Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years Joanne C. Chenoweth and sister Junie (Bill) Russell, brothers-in-law Wesley Toops, Jim Howell and Dennis Robison. He is survived by his children Brenda (John) Smith-Derifield of Mt. Sterling, Max Chenoweth of Orient, Norman (Tish) Chenoweth of Circleville, and Jodi Chenoweth-Gammell of Columbus. Grandchildren, Kevin, Tyler (Meghan Matthews) and Gracie; Brittnie (Ryan), Kourtnie and Maxie; Norman and Sawyer; Dakota; and Darren (Taylor). Great-Grandchildren, Avah, Jaxon, Bella, Sophie Preston, Urjah, Malakai and Callie; sisters Bonnie (Harold) Arnold, Betty Howell, Annie Toops and Patty Robison, brother David (Glenda) Chenoweth. Friends may visit Wednesday August 5, 2020 from 4-7 PM at THE SPENCE-MILLER FUNERAL HOME 2697 Columbus Street Grove City, Ohio where the funeral will be held 11:00 Thursday . Please note that mask are required. Reverend Justin Robison officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Mt. Carmel Hospice in his memory. Online condolences may be left at

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2020.
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August 6, 2020
I'm so sorry to here about your dad. A neighbor gave me the new tonight at work. My dad and I would have been there had we known. He was a great man. Sending thoughts and prayers to all of you.
Tonda (Boetcher) Davis
August 4, 2020
So sorry to hear this, Max was a great guy ~Bunk~
August 4, 2020
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Jeffrey Mix
August 4, 2020
Thank you for always holding me to a higher standard and teaching me about loyalty. So blessed that we were able to have our last conversation about family loyalty. I love you with all my heart.
Brenda Chenoweth(Smith-Derifield)
August 3, 2020
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Phil Porcase
August 3, 2020
Love you Dad!
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