Harold McCullough


OAKWOOD -- Harold E. McCullough, 82, of Oakwood died at 12:10 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert.

He was born October 6, 1931, in Melrose, to the late George A. and Tresa R. (Slattery) McCullough. On August 11, 1951, he married Jane "Marie" Davis, who survives in Oakwood.

Also surviving are four children, David A. (Diana) McCullough of Oakwood, Pam (Kim) Osenga of Van Wert, Carol (Darrell) Meeks of Continental, and Barb (Rick) Langenek of Pataskala; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Inella Finnegan of Broughton.

He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Wayne, and Warren "Cobb" McCullough; and four sisters, Martha Traxler, Methel Aldrich, June Brown, and Maxine McCullough.

Harold retired in 1986 from General Motors in Defiance after 30 years. He had formerly worked at the Shell gas station and Roberts Manufacturing, both in Oakwood. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of the National Guard.

Funeral service will be 2:30 p.m. today, April 6, 2014, at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Oakwood, with Pastor Eric Dailey officiating. Burial will follow in Sherman Cemetery, Charloe, with military rites by the Oakwood American Legion. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service today at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Van Wert Hospice. Condolences can be expressed at: www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com.

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