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obit pic Tuchek, Mary1-12-13Mary Ellen Sowers Tuchek, 69, of Cadiz, Ohio, passed Tuesday December 25, 2012 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Dillonvale, Ohio on January 6, 1943, a daughter of the late Charles and Ina Beal Sowers.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter Tracy Bates Richards; brothers: David, Don and Charles “Sonny” Sowers; sisters: Betty Barnhart, Sylvia Worwa, Evelyn Milliken, and Kathryn Faye Sowers; and a grandson Robert Gotschall Jr.

Friends were received Friday December 28, 2012 from 2 until the time of service at 7 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio. Interment was private at Cadiz Union Cemetery. Offer online condolences at

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.