Kevin Purdy

FOREST — A funeral for Kevin T. Purdy, 34, of Forest, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, the Revs. Loran Miracle and Tom Gossell officiating. Burial will be in Dola Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, and until time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.
Purdy died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at 6:03 a.m. at Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus.
Surviving are his parents, Thomas F. and Sharon (Frederick) Purdy, Dola; his wife, Elizabeth “Liz” Gillfillan; two sons: Hunter Thomas and Tristan Thomas; two sisters, Mrs. Matthew (Amy) McCluer of Wapakoneta; Mrs. Fred (Heather) Searson of Kenton; maternal grandmother, Velma Frederick of Dola; and paternal grandmother, Helen Purdy Cozad of Kenton.
Memorials may be made to College Fund for Hunter and Tristan in care of Quest Federal Credit Union, 12837 U.S. 68, Kenton 43326 and/or Unverferth House, 190 King Ave., Columbus 43201 and/or Hardin County Long Beards in care of Gary Oates Veterinary Clinic, 715 E. Columbus St., Kenton 43326.
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