Monthly Archives: August 2017

James D. Wilson of Newark, Ohio, September 1, 1946 – August 30, 2017

                                          James D. Wilson

 

A funeral service for James D. Wilson, 70, of Hanover, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Hanover Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, two hours prior to the service, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Jim passed away August 30, 2017, at his residence.  He was born September 1, 1946, in Newark, to the late Forrest G. and Jeanne (Thompson) Wilson.

Jim enjoyed traveling with his wife and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria (Bowman) Wilson; children, Jason (Samantha) Wilson of Newark and Stephanie (Jarrod) Burden of St. Louisville, and grandchildren, Caleb Wilson and Tanner Wilson both of Newark.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David Wilson.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Licking County Humane Society.

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

James D. Wilson of Newark, Ohio, September 1, 2017 – August 30, 2017

                                          James D. Wilson

 

A funeral service for James D. Wilson, 70, of Hanover, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Hanover Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, two hours prior to the service, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Jim passed away August 30, 2017, at his residence.  He was born September 1, 1946, in Newark, to the late Forrest G. and Jeanne (Thompson) Wilson.

Jim enjoyed traveling with his wife and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria (Bowman) Wilson; children, Jason (Samantha) Wilson of Newark and Stephanie (Jarrod) Burden of St. Louisville, and grandchildren, Caleb Wilson and Tanner Wilson both of Newark.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David Wilson.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Licking County Humane Society.

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

Hattie Mae Logan of Newark, OH, July 3, 1945 – August 5, 2017

A graveside service will be held for Hattie Mae Logan, 72, of Newark, at 11am on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Newark Memorial Gardens, 4244 Marion Rd, Newark, OH.

Hattie passed away on August 5, 2017. She was born on July 3, 1945 to the late Curtis and Betsy (Austin) Wilson in Oxford, Mississippi.

Hattie is survived by her son, Kelly Logan; grandchildren, Princess, Anthony, Kelly, Kheleesi, and Clifford; siblings, Lizzie Avent, James (Dolores) Wilson, Curtis Lee (Lily) Wilson, and TC Wilson. She also leaves behind several nieces, nephews, and friends.

In addition to her parents, Hattie is preceded in death by her husband, Fred Logan; children, Cynthia, Perry, and Dexter Logan; and brothers, AC Wilson, LC Wilson, Richard, and Robert.

John Charles Vogel of Columbus, OH, May 19, 1949 – August 23, 2017

With joyful memories, the family of John Charles Vogel of Columbus, Ohio, announce his passing the afternoon of Wednesday, August 23, 2017, in Newark, Ohio. Known as Wahl by many, John was born in Columbus, Ohio on May 19, 1949.

A graduate of the Ohio State University and past president of the Columbus Landscape Association, John was a skilled and knowledgeable landscape horticulturist who loved soulful music, delicious food, and big stories.

 Passionately devoted to family, John is survived by his sons, Justin and Andrew, daughter-in-law Christen Taylor, and loving wife Susan Salina of Newark, Ohio. John was preceded in death by beloved wife Susan Elizabeth Vogel (2004) and parents Richard (1997) and Mary Frances (2006). John is additionally survived by sisters, Mary Paisley, Barbara Morin, Ann Bush, Theresa Pace, Irene Tyack, Jean Sephel, and brother, Joe Vogel, along with a large and tightknit extended family. He will also be missed by the Salina family, step-sons Scott, Mark, daughter-in-law Jill, and grandchildren Jameson, Emaleigh, and Landen.

 A funeral mass will be read in John’s name at the family parish, Saint James the Less in North Columbus (1652 Oakland Park Avenue, 43224), the morning of Thursday, August 31 at 8:30. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in John’s name to Dawes Arboretum where a Swamp White Oak will be planted (dawesarb.org, tel. 740-323-2355).

A memorial celebration is planned for the evening of Friday, September 1 at 6 pm, also at St. James.

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

Larry D. Griffith of Nashport, Ohio, April 6, 1946 – August 28, 2017

A funeral service for Larry D. Griffith will be held at 11:30am, on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home in Newark. Sam Dunn will officiate. Burial will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery, where the Licking County Veterans Alliance will present Military Funeral Honors. Family and friends may call from 2-4pm and 6-8pm, on Friday, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st Street.
Larry, 71, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017, at his home. He was born April 6, 1946, in Newark, a son of the late John and Mary Kathleen (Turner) Griffith. He was a 1966 graduate of Licking Valley High School and served his country during the Vietnam War in the US Army. Larry and his wife were members of Meadowview Church of Christ, in Frazeysburg. Larry had retired from Asplundh Tree Experts after 30 years, as a general foreman. He had worked for Madison Township and was a past member of the Madison Township and Hanover-Toboso Fire Departments. In his younger years he enjoyed coaching Biddy League baseball and football. He loved being in the woods, cutting firewood and watching his grandkids play sports. He was a member of the “Weekend Warriors” car Club.
Surviving are his high school sweetheart and wife of over 50 years, Barbara (Merrill) Griffith; his sons, Larry “Buck” and his wife, Colleen Griffith and Craig and his wife, Keri Griffith; his beloved grandchildren, Tesse (Chase) Redman of Newark, Jacob Griffith of South Carolina, Tori (Brett) Robberts of Utica, Ty, Laney, Laken Griffith of Nashport; a great-granddaughter, Bristol Binkley; his brother Jeff (Mary Jo) Griffith; his sister Marsha (Mark) Vogel several nieces and nephews and many dear friends. His brother John is deceased.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio or the Licking County Veterans Alliance; envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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Carl R. Compton of Newark, Ohio , July 15, 1948 – August 29, 2017

According to his wishes, there will be no services held for Carl Ross Compton, 69, of Newark, who passed away August 29, 2017, at his residence. He was born July 15, 1948, in Newark, to the late Carl R. and Ellen Leota (Miller) Compton.

Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark is assisting the family with arrangements. 

Jack Merchant of Newark, OH, October 25, 1937 – August 25, 2017

 

A graveside service for Jack Merchant, formerly of Macksburg, OH, will be held on Tuesday at 1pm August 29, 2017 at Newark Memorial Gardens, 4244 Marion Rd, Newark, OH, with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating.

Jack, age 79, passed away on Friday, August 25, 2017 in Newark. He was born October 25, 1937 in Macksburg, OH to the late Elizabeth I. (Wolford) Merchant and Clarence R. Larrison.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Myrna (Crouso); step-daughter, Stacie Hinton; sister, Ellen Swain; brothers-in-law, Warren Swain and John Crouso; and nephew, Merril Crouso.

He is survived by his sister, Ruth Hensley, of Newark, and sister-in-law, Maveen Crouso, of Florida. Also surviving are his nieces and nephews, John (Nancy) Teeters of Alexandria, Bertie (Al) Packer of Florida, Frederick Teeters, Diane Swain of Newark, and Gerald (Patty) Swain of Galloway; step-nephews, Kenneth (Tammie) Crouso of Hebron, John Crouso and James Crouso both of Florida; “son-in-law” Gary McLaughlin of Newark; and his many friends in Macksburg, Caldwell, and Newark. 

Jack Merchant of Newark, OH, October 25, 1937 – October 25, 1937

Joseph A. Abbate of Hyattsville, Maryland, March 15, 1923 – February 14, 2006

Joseph A. Abbate Of Hyattsville, MD. Departed this life on Tuesday, February 14, 2006. Beloved son of the late Anthony V. and Josephine F. Abbate. He is survived by his nephews and nieces, Anthony S. Murray (Jennifer), Josephine M. Crisostomo (Criss), Nancy M. Lants (Dave) and Joseph C.E. Murray (Mary), numerious grand and great-grand nephews and nieces. The family will receive friends on Thursday February 16 from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00PM at Lee Funeral Home, Inc. Branch Ave. and Coventry Way Clinton, MD, where services will be held on Friday, February 17, at 11:30AM. Interment Fort Lincoln Cemetery Brentwoon MD.

Bertie R. Hash of Newark, OH, January 4, 1941 – August 26, 2017

A funeral service for Bertie Ruth Hash will be held at 1pm on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055 with Pastor Mark Shoemaker officiating. Burial will follow at Smith Chapel Cemetery. Family will greet friends from 11am-1pm prior to the service at the funeral home.

Bertie, age 76, of Newark, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2016. She was born on January 4, 1941 to the late Charles and Eura (Nethers) Wright in Alexandria, OH.

Bertie is survived by her children, Brenda Davis and Charles R. Sheets; grandchildren, Kevin (Stephanie) Davis, Randy (Azora) Davis, Brandon Sheets, and Jamie Eitniear; great grandchildren, Kavin Davis and Krissy Hughes; siblings, Wilma Gray, Helen (Bob) LaVon, Ralph Wright, and Terry Wright. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Bertie is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hash; siblings, Beatrice Stickle, Delbert Wright, and Rachel Holtz; granddaughter, Loretta Davis.

Bertie owned standard bred race horses for over 20 years. In her free time, she loved spending time with her family and playing cards.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.

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