01/03/14 — Lorine Lucas Koontz, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 1, 2014.
She was born in Denton on Oct. 27, 1938. She was the daughter of Effie Francis Marshall Lucas and Cecil Lucas, who preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Carl G. of Grayson, Russell Lee of Denton and Luther Jay of Columbus, Ohio.
Lorine is survived by her daughter, Katherine Mills, and her granddaughter, Jessica Mills, of Columbus, Ohio. She is also survived by her sisters, Maxine Snyder of Grove City, Ohio, and Betty Jean Maxwell of Bowling Green; her sister-in-law, Betty Sue Lucas of Denton; and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
Lorine was a member of the Williams Road Baptist Church.
Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at the Schoedinger Northeast Chapel, 1051 E. Johnstown Rd., Gahanna, Ohio, where the funeral service will be at noon Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. Clell Lucas will officiate. Interment will be in Obetz Cemetery.
The family will receive guests one hour prior to the service.
Contributions in Lorine Koontz’s memory may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, Finance Dept., 30 East 33rd Street, New York, New York, 10016.
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