2012-10-13 / Obituaries

Max Edward McCandlish

Private arrangements have been made for Max Edward Mc- Candlish, 71, of Thornville, Ohio.

Max died October 6, 2012. He was born in Springfield, on June 27, 1941, to the late Albanis and Helen Ann (Landrum) McCandlish, who preceded him in death.

After Max graduated from Woodward High School in Cincinnati, he worked as a Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper before being called into the family business to become the vice-president of Columbus Clay Manufacturing. Max continued in life following other business pursuits before becoming an insurance agent for Western & Southern Insurance Company. Max was well known in the community and belonged to several local organizations: the Free Masons, Order of the Eastern Star, Moose Lodge (#2434), and the AMVETS Post 51.

In addition to spending time with his loving wife, Miriam (Bach), Max enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting, snow mobiling and car restoration work.

Max is survived by his loving wife, Miriam; his son, Matt, of Carmi, IL; his daughter, Mimi (John) Wyer of Zanesville; his brother, Arthur (Sharon) of Thornville; his sister-in-law, Vonna (Mowery) Everman; his grandchildren, Mindy, Cody and Shaye; and several nephews and nieces.

The Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service of Thornville is honored to care for the McCandlish family. An on-line guestbook is available at www.hoskinsonfuneral.com.

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