Tuesday, March 18, 2014 4:26 PM
ADA — Joseph E. Pope, 75, died on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at 6 p.m., at
Richland Manor Nursing Home, Bluffton. He was born on Dec. 22, 1938, in
Dunkirk, to William and Nellie (Gillen) Pope and they preceded him in
death. On April 17, 1965, he married Bonnie Lou Zurcher and she survives
in Ada. Funeral services will begin at 1:30 p.m., on Thursday, March
20, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Pastor Jack Duffy
officiating. It was his request to be cremated following the services.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m., on Wednesday, March 19, at
Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, and one hour prior to the service at the
funeral home on Thursday.