FOREST — Kevin Thomas Purdy, 34, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at 6:03 a.m., at The Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus. He was born on Feb. 14, 1979, in Lima, to Thomas F. and Sharon (Frederick) Purdy, and they survive in Dola. On July 7, 2008, he married Liz (Elizabeth) Gillfillan, and she survives in Forest. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Rev. Loran Miracle and Pastor Tom Gossell officiating. Burial will be in Dola Cemetery, Dola.