Charles Avery
B: 1925-09-14
D: 2018-07-14
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B: 1933-06-17
D: 2018-07-12
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B: 1945-04-22
D: 2018-07-09
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Max Newlin
B: 1985-07-12
D: 2018-07-05
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Florence Dorow
B: 1927-05-08
D: 2018-07-04
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D: 2018-07-03
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D: 2018-07-02
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D: 2018-06-28
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D: 2018-06-26
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D: 2018-06-25
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Condolence From: Jonathan Schnieber & Family
Condolence: I've had the privilege of knowing Max since elementary school and he always had a likable, funny, genuine and empathetic personality. He always seemed to have a smile on his face as he spread good vibes everywhere he went.

I was going to look for some photos that he tagged with me in high school but his Facebook appears to have been removed so I was looking for a new outlet to find some sense of closure and it looks like this will have to do. Unfortunately, I likely won't be able to be in attendance for the funeral as I currently live in NY.

It's exceptionally tough to hear that he went out the way he did as he was just trying to spread joy while doing what he loved, riding. I'm sorry Max that we never got the opportunity to hike and fish together like we had planned as life got in the way. Wishing you a restful peace for all eternity. My condolences go out to all his family and friends.

"To live in the hearts you leave behind is not to die."
Saturday July 14, 2018
Condolence From: Lyndall Hertzler
Condolence: Dear Kelsie and family, just heard the shocking news of your brother's sudden passing and am praying for you to be comforted by Jesus' loving healing embrace. With love, Lyndall, Tim and Lucas Hertzler
Saturday July 14, 2018
Condolence From: Kelly & Marilyn Fugere
Condolence: Ed,Cheryl and family we are so sorry to hear of your loss our thoughts and prayers go out to you all.
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Condolence From: Jack L Exley, MD
Condolence: Cheryl, Ed, and Kelsey,

I read with great sadness of Max's passing; evoking memories of shared experiences (esp. birthing). I remember Cheryl and Ed as two of the best parents ever. I cannot imagine the pain of that loss from your family, but know that there many of us sending our prayers and wishes.
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Condolence From: Don and Sandy Regnier
Condolence: Ed, Cheryl and Kelsie, you have our deepest sympathy. Words cannot express how sorry we are to hear about Max. Our hearts are broken for you. Our whole family is thinking of you during this difficult time.
Don & Sandy Regnier and Family
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Condolence From: Mitch Purcell
Condolence: We will all miss you Max. I’m glad I got to know you a bit in the ER. Everytime I listen to the JB Trio I’ll think of you. Cheers my friend! Blessings to all of your family and friends!
Tuesday July 10, 2018
Condolence From: Robert Hajek
Condolence: I never met Max, but through Donna's glowing descriptions I admired him for his talents and personality. He will be missed. In sympathy, Robert Hajek, Columbus
Tuesday July 10, 2018
Condolence From: Rosa G
Condolence: My heartfelt condolences to the family. May you find consolation in knowing that Jesus too felt grief when he lost a friend unexpectedly. Not only was Jesus moved to tears, he was also moved to restore life to Lazarus. (John 11:32-44) I hope that you can also draw upon the comfort that only God can give through His loving promises to "swallow up death forever and wipe away tears from all faces."(Isaiah 25:8) Out of mercy, compassion and love, God and His son, Jesus, will strengthen you and return Max to you. The Bible gives us hope, even .
Monday July 09, 2018
Condolence From: Denise Twichel
Condolence: So very sorry for your loss. Those of us in the OR loved having Max around. He always had a smile on his face and great stories to tell. He is greatly missed. My prayers to you and your family.
Monday July 09, 2018
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