Daily Archives: April 18, 2017

Michael E. Stansell of Newark, Ohio, July 8, 1950 – April 13, 2017

Michael E. Stansell


A memorial service for Michael E. Stansell, 66, of Newark, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Don Ballard officiating.  Family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday, one hour prior to the service at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Michael passed away April 13, 2017, at Licking Memorial Hospital.  He was born July 8, 1950, in Newark, to the late Samuel E. and Kathleen (Weston) Stansell.

Michael worked 28 years for the Department of Air Force.  He was a member of Newark Nazarene Church, where he enjoyed his men’s bible study.  He had many friends that were like brothers and sisters to him.

He is survived by his wife, Lorrie (Campbell) Stansell; daughters, Kelly (Debbie McInturf) Stansell of Newark and Sarah (Mark) Capitano of Heath; step-daughter, Kristin (Scott) Miller of WV; step-son, Joe (Rosalia) Ryan of IL; grandchildren, Sophie, Jake, Scarlett, and Gavin; brother-in-law, Doug Campbell, and several cousins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Cathy Stansell and step-son, Greg Ryan.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Hospice of Central Ohio.


To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com

Helen L. Gaulke of Newark, Ohio , March 12, 1925 – April 16, 2017


                                                          Helen L. Gaulke

A funeral service for Helen L. Gaulke, 92, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m.  Friday at Faith United Methodist Church, 261 E. Main St. Newark, with Pastor Jeff Perry officiating.  Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.
Helen passed away on Easter, April 16, 2017, at Thornville Health and Rehabilitation.   She was born March 12, 1925, in Columbus, to the late Fritz and Helen (Jaeger) Kreutz.
Helen was a member of Faith United Methodist Church, Babushka Bible Study, Women of Faith, Alpha Pi Sigma since 1947, and Newark Maennerchor and Singers.  She was an avid card player, and cherished spending time with her family, friends and neighbors. 
She is survived by her children, Helen Williams of Heath, Anita (Randy) Stickle of Newark, Paul (Paula) Gaulke of Newark, and Caroline (Debbie) Gaulke of Maryland; siblings,  Lil (Jack) Woodworth of Pickerington, Fred (Gail) Kreutz of Lithopolis, and Donn Kreutz of Canal Winchester; grandchildren, Shawn (Nikki) Stickle, Amanda (Michael) Riker, Tim (Courtney) Williams, Melanie (Romel) Lira, Angelica Gaulke, and Alivia Gaulke; seven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Paul K. Gaulke.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Faith United Methodist Church. 
To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com. 

Randy E. Dusenberry of Newark, Ohio, January 23, 1959 – April 15, 2017

A Funeral Mass for Randy E. Dusenberry  will be held at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church, 785 Newark-Granville Road, in Granville, on Friday, April 21, 2017, at 10:00am with  Monsignor Paul Enke, celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 4pm-8pm, on Thursday, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark. A Vigil Service will be held at 4:00PM, on Thursday, at the funeral home.

Randy, age 58, of Newark, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center, surrounded by his family. He was born January 23, 1959, in Columbus, a son of the late Paul and Evelyn (Lowe) Dusenberry. A graduate of Lakewood High School and COTC, he was an administrator with the Ohio Department of Taxation in Columbus. Always a family man, he was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He had been the past president of the North Newark Little League and the Newark High School Football Parents Club. He coached Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball, NBBL basketball and was a football referee for 16 years. He was a member of St Edward Parish in Granville.

Left to cherish his legacy are his wife of nearly 37 years, Deborah (Gebhart) Dusenberry, whom he married on July 12, 1980; his children Douglas Dusenberry of Newark, Edward (Tess) Dusenberry of Etna, Amber Dusenberry of Newark; his granddaughter Sadie Dusenberry, his brother Bryan (Barb) Dusenberry; mother-in-law Maxine Gebhart; his brothers and sisters in law, Dick and Lisa Gebhart, Jim and Jeanne Gebhart, Dave and Theresa Gebhart, Ed and Colleen Gebhart, Dean and Shelia Fulk and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Riley Grace Dusenberry, father-in-law Charles Gebhart; brother-in-law John Gebhart and sister-in-law Shelli Gebhart.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio.

Online condolences can be made at www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.