A former office manager and accountant for the WHIZ Media Group has died. 76-year-old Richard Ebersole of McConnelsville passed away Saturday at the Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus. He also worked at Malta Manufacturing in Morgan County. Ebersole served his country in the U.S. Navy and enjoyed being a Boy Scout leader for Troope 288 in Malta. Calling hours are set for Tuesday at 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Matheney Funeral Home in McConnelsville. Services will be held Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at McConnelsville Cemetery.