FANKHAUSER, Melvin A. 89, of Dublin, OH, formerly of Bellaire, OH, went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 7, 2013.

Veteran of the U.S. Navy, World War II. Active member of Dublin Senior Center, Masons, Eastern Star and member of the Former Bellaire United Church of Christ. Longtime member of I.B.E.W. Local Electrical Union 141.

Survived by wife of 60 years, Gladys; sons, Allen (Andrea) and Carl (David Labus); grandson, Collin; siblings, Ray (Lena), Nora Bednarczyk and Dale; beloved cat, Fluffy.

Family will receive friends 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the Rutherford Funeral Home at Powell, 450 W. Olentangy St. Powell, OH.

Additional visitation wil be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday January 10, 2013 at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory,186 Main Street Powhatan Point, OH, followed by a service at 1 p.m. with Reverend Carla Wobschall officiating.

Burial follows in Powhatan Cemetery Powhatan Pt, OH.

Masonic Ritualistic Service will be conducted at 12:45 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions to your favorite charity in Melvins Memory.

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