Current Memorials & Donations

MEMORIALS for MAY 2021
IN MEMORY OF:         Claire Maxfield Pusey
GIVEN BY:                     Logan County Philharmonic Music Club
BOOKS:                         For All Who Hunger: Searching for Communion In a Shattered World by Emily Scott
                                          Broadway: the American Musical by Laurence Maslon & Michael Kantor

IN MEMORY OF:         Ellen Taft Vitt
GIVEN BY:                     Logan County Philharmonic Music Club
BOOKS:                         Come Let Us Adore Him: Stories Behind the Most Cherished Christmas Hymns
                                            by Robert J. Morgan
                                           Be Still My Soul by Randy Peterson

IN MEMORY OF:         Cynthia Steiner
GIVEN BY:                     Rosalie Steiner Croney
BOOKS:                         The Bookstore on the Beach by Brenda Novak
                                         Peaches and Schemes by Anna Gerard
                                         A Summer to Remember by Erika Montgomery
                                          The Clover Girls by Viola Shipman
                                          Golden Girl by Elin Hilderbrand

DONATIONS for MARCH 2021
FROM:                           
Tom Henry
CHILDREN’S BOOK SETS:
                                        
The United States Presidents, 45 volumes
                                          U.S.A. Travel Guides, 52 volumes
                                          Comparing Animal Differences, 12 volumes
                                          Wars in U.S. History, 8 volumes
                                          Native Nations of North America, 7 volumes
                                          Exploring Dinosaurs, 6 volumes
                                          Our Government, 6 volumes
                                          X-books: Insects, 8 volumes
                                          Extraordinary Life Biographies, 12 volumes

MEMORIALS for FEBRUARY 2021
IN MEMORY OF:        
Harold Lorton, surveyor of the Indian Lake region
GIVEN BY:                     His daughters, Catherine McFarland and Patricia Bowen
BOOK:                           1875 Logan County Atlas

DONATIONS for FEBRUARY 2021
FROM:                           
Tom Henry
BOOK:                           The Electrician by Tom Henry and Tim Henry

FROM:                            E.S. Christison
BOOK:                            The Blameless by E.S. Christison

MEMORIALS for JANUARY 2021
IN MEMORY OF:        
Donna Underwood Spencer, historian & friend of the Library
GIVEN BY:                     Betsy Forsythe Shoffstall
BOOK:                            Irick’s Compiled History of Logan County, Ohio by Rev. Dr. Ronald E. A. Irick

IN MEMORY OF:         William E. (Bill) Burton
IN HONOR OF:           Joan Burton
GIVEN BY:                     Dale & Carol Burton and family
BOOK:                           Irick’s Compiled History of Logan County, Ohio by Rev. Dr. Ronald E. A. Irick

IN MEMORY OF:         Matthew Hesson Brady
GIVEN BY:                     Karen Hesson Brady
BOOKS:                         Making a Life by Melaine Falick
                                           Leonardo Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
                                           At Home with Dogs: Rescue Love Stories by Natalia King-Sun & Patricia McMillan

IN MEMORY OF:         Kathy Wilgus
GIVEN BY:                     Book Lovers Discussion Group
BOOK:                            Faith, Farming, and Family by Caitlin Henderson

MEMORIALS for NOVEMBER 2020
IN MEMORY OF:         
Employees of GC Murphy’s
GIVEN BY:                      R. B. Lame
BOOKS:                          For the Love of Murphy’s: The Behind-the-counter Story of a Great American Retailer
                                             by Jason Togyer

IN MEMORY OF:          Kathy Wilgus
GIVEN BY:                      Book Lovers Discussion Group;
                                    including members Susan Fetzer, Joyce Gordon, Rebecca Larson, Gretchen Christopher
BOOKS:                          The Writer’s Library by Nancy Pearl & Jeff Schwager
                                           Bingeworthy British Television by Sarah Cords
                                          Suffrage by Ellen Carol Dubois
                                           She Votes by Bridget Quinn
                                           Jane Was Here: An Illustrated Guide to Jane Austen’s England by Nicole Jacobsen
                                           Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas by Ace Collins

IN MEMORY OF:          Doug Dearwester
GIVEN BY:                      Kim & Don Houchin
BOOKS:                          Field & Stream the Total Fishing Manual by Joe Cermele
                                            Will You Help Doug Find His Dog? by Jane Caston & Carmen Saldaña

DONATIONS for NOVEMBER 2020
FROM:                           
Ohio Arts Council
BOOKS:                          New Ohio Review Issue 28 by Ohio University Creative Writing Program

MEMORIALS  for SEPTEMBER 2020
FOR:                Dean Hess
GIVEN BY:      Beth & Chet Kurtz
BOOKS:          USA National Parks: Lands of Wonder

DONATIONS SEPTEMBER 2020
FROM:           
Thomas R. Schiff
BOOKS:          Wright in Ohio by Thomas R. Schiff
                          Cincinnati Illuminated by Robert A. Flischel
                          The Big Lebowski Official Storyboards by J. Todd Anderson
                          Surrounded by Art by Thomas R. Schiff

FROM:            Karen Richards
BOOKS:         Plop the Raindrop by Kevin A. Richards
                          A Boy Born from Mold by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                          The People of Turtle Island by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                          Down West by Lorin Morgan-richards
                          Gallows Humor by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                          The Importance of Being Otis by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                          Memento Mori: The Goodbye Family Album by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                          Nicklesworth by Lorin Morgan-Richards
                         The Descendants of John Morgan and Mary Shaw by Lorin Morgan-Richards & Karen M. Richards

MEMORIALS for August 2020
FOR:                Dr. Richard Stang
GIVEN BY:     The Hough Family
BOOKS:         Travel with Purpose: A Field guide to Voluntourism by Jeff Blumenfeld
                          Time & Change: 150 Years of The Ohio State University  by Tamar Chute
                          Becoming a Real Musician: Inspiration and Guidance for Teachers and Parents of Musical Kids
                              b
y Robert H. Woody
                          Glenn Miller Declassified by Dennis Spragg

FOR:                Kathy Wilgus
GIVEN BY:      Logan County Library Staff
BOOKS:          In Her Footsteps: Where Trailblazing Women Changed the World by Lonely Planet

FOR:                Dean Hess
GIVEN BY:      Beth & Chet Kurtz
BOOKS:          Ohio State Buckeyes by Tony Hunter

MEMORIALS for July 2020
FOR:               
Mike Trowbridge
GIVEN BY:      Beth & Chet Kurtz
BOOKS:          Gather at the River; Twenty-Five Authors on Fishing by David Joy
                           My Dad Had That Car: A Nostalgic Look at the American Automobile by Tad Burness
                          Route 66 Barn Find Road Trip: Lost Collector Cars Along the Mother Road by Tom Cotter

FOR:                Treva Fanaff
GIVEN BY:      Valerie LaBatt
BOOKS:          Floret Farm’s A Year in Flowers by Erin Benzakein
                           Planting for Butterflies by Jane Moore