John “Jack” Stringer


John “Jack” Stringer, 81, of Germano, Ohio, passed away September 29 at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, Ohio. He was the son of late Montford and Mary (Hanna) Stringer, born in Hopedale, Oh, on January 3, 1931.

He was preceded in death by his two sons, Monte and Richard, and a sister, Donna Wolfe.

Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 5 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at Koch Funeral Home, Scio, where a Masonic service will be held at 9 p.m., and one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday from noon to 1 p.m.

Services will be held at the Church of the Cross, 7712 ST. RT. 43, Bergholz (East Springfield) Ohio, on Thursday at 1 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of the Cross, P.O. Box 6, East Springfield, OH 43925.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition.


  1. Shelly, So sorry to hear about your Dad. He was nice and will be missed by all who knew him. I used to be mona wood from school. I will keep you all in my prayers.

  2. Sorry to hear about your dad, Rhonda. He was one of the most pleasant and good natured persons I have ever known…. He was a good friend of my brother Ray, and gave the eulogy at his funeral.

  3. Shelly, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. aka (Wood) I just lookesd at the paper and IN MY PRAYERS. WHERE ARE YOU LIVING? I am renting right now, but my family hates it here we were raised in the country,not like this. You, and your family are in my Prayers.


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