8/1/1975:Funeral services for Oscar W. Holtzapple, 90, of 216 Greenlawn, Elida, will be at 1 p.m. Sat. in Chiles & Sons-Laman Chapel of Memories. Rev. James Kuhn officiating.Burial will be in Greenlawn Cem., Elida. Holtzapple, founder of Holtzapple Inc. of Elida and former mayor of the village died at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Lima Convalescent Home after an extended illness. Born May 31, 1885, in Allen Co., he was son of the late John D. & Jemima Miller Holtzapple.His wife, the former Olive Holton, d. 11/24/1967. ... He is survived by two sons, Branson H. of 229 S. Greenlawn, Elida, and Victor W. of 3253 Allentown Rd.; a brother Charles W. of New Philadelphia, and two granddaughters.