Daily Archives: April 2, 2017

Richard Ellis Corder of Newark, OH, February 5, 1927 – April 1, 2017

A funeral service will be held for Richard Ellis Corder at 9am on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Services will be officiated by Pastor Steve Robinson and burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery. The Licking County Veterans Alliance will provide military honors at the cemetery. Family will greet friends from 4-7pm on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the funeral home. 

Richard, age 90, of Newark, passed away on Saturday, April 1, 2017. He was born on February 5, 1927 to the late Walter and Leela (Oxley) Corder in Cambridge, OH. 

Richard is survived by his wife, Lucille (Burchard) Corder and his children. 

Veronia Virginia May of Newark, Ohio, March 15, 1927 – April 1, 2017

Funeral services for Veronia “Virginia” May will be held 1:00 P.M. Friday, April 7, 2017 at Rogers Funeral Home, 25062 US Hwy. 119, Belfry, KY.  The family will receive friends and acquaintances Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N 21st Street, Newark, OH.

Mrs. May, age 90, passed away on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Kindred Health Care Center, Newark.  She was born March 15, 1927 in West Virginia to parents Jerry and Sadie (Clay) Varney.  She was married to Sherman May.  She was retired from retail sales with the Island Creek Coal Company and after retirement continued to work in retail sales.  She was active with the Licking County Aging Silver Club and was a member of both Springhills Baptist Church and Licking Valley Church of Christ.

Virginia is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Sherman and Jennifer May of Newark, OH; her brother Curtis Varney of Beavercreek, OH as well as nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, her husband Sherman May and brothers and sisters preceded Virginia in death.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorial contributions to the Licking County Aging Program, 745 E. Main St., Newark, OH 43055.

Online condolences to the family may be sent via www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.