Elvin Orville Bethel

Born: Wed., Feb. 17, 1932
Died: Sat., Jul. 1, 2017


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Wed., Jul. 05, 2017
Location: Hill Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jul. 06, 2017
Location: Hill Funeral Home

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Elvin Orville Bethel

    Elvin Orville Bethel, 85, of Kingston, passed from this life into the arms of His Heavenly Father on July 1, 2017 at 9:51 a.m., after battling Alzheimer’s Disease for many years, with family and friends surrounding him. He was born, in Frankfort, on February 17, 1932, the son of the late Melvin and Mary Alice (Kerr) Bethel. On March 17, 1956, he united in marriage with his loving wife, Stella F. (Hutchinson) Bethel, who survives.

    Elvin is also survived by his children, David E. Bethel and his fiancé, Julie Harney, of Kingston, and Steven R. Bethel, of Chillicothe; granddaughters, Emme Bethel, of Chillicothe, and Maria Bethel, of Clearwater, FL; great-grandsons, Braeden and Brody Vincent; brother, Edgar (Linda) Bethel, of Punta Gorda, FL; and sister, June (Larry) Montgomery, of Chillicothe; and several nieces and nephews.

    He was also preceded in death by his son, Elvin A. “Alan” Bethel; sisters, Esta Angus, Edith Spires, and Edna Mae Newsome; and brothers, Earl, Elmer, and Sam Bethel.

    Elvin retired from Burgess and Niple and enjoyed farming for many years. A special thanks to Circleville Heartland Hospice, Lorrie Bach, and all of those who helped take care of Elvin in his final months. He will be greatly missed. 

    Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 6 at 11:00 a.m. at the HILL FUNERAL HOME, Kingston with Rev. Dean Queen officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday from 5 – 7 p.m. at Hill’s. Condolences can be made on Elvin’s online guest registry at www.hillfhkingston.com.

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Eva Moreland Volkin
   Posted Sun July 02, 2017
My sincere condolences to the friends and family.

Eva Volkin
   Posted Sun July 02, 2017

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Cheryl A. Chaney
   Posted Sun July 02, 2017
So sorry to hear of your loss.

Bud & Brenda Angus
   Posted Sun July 02, 2017
May God bless each of you as you walk through this valley! Elvin was always a wonderful uncle to me! I will forever cherish the many good memories of days gone by with Elvin & Stella! To each of you I simply say "draw nigh to God that he might draw nigh to you"!
Sincerely & prayerfully,
Bud & Brenda Angus

Leonard Crall
   Posted Mon July 03, 2017
Sorry for your loss. Elvin always treated me nice as a kid.

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