Daily Archives: August 8, 2017

James E. Six of Newark, OH, October 2, 1943 – August 8, 2017

A funeral service for James E. Six will be held at 1pm on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Services will be officiated by Pastor John Schouten and burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Family will greet friends on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 5-8pm.


James, age 73, of Newark, passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at his home. He was born on October 2, 1943 to the late John and Roberta (Fisk) Six in Logan, OH.


James proudly served his country as a member of the US Airforce during Vietnam. He was active in American Legion Post 85 and Sertoma, of St. Louisville. James also spent many years as a Little League baseball coach.


James is survived by his loving wife of nearly 55 years, Loretta (Cross) Six; son, Robert E. (Samantha) Six, of Newark; granddaughters, Lily and Sydney; siblings, Robert L. (Gloria) Six, of Buckeye Lake, and Ruth (Ron) Sinnot, of Logan; and sister-in-law, Bonnie Fisk.


In addition to his parents, James is preceded in death by his siblings, Jack Fisk, Mary Slone, and Carol Lees.


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.

Mabel M. Whittington of Newark, Ohio, October 5, 1944 – August 7, 2017

A Celebration of Life service for Mabel M. Whittington will be held at Noon, on Friday, August 11, 2017, at the Church of God at God’s Acres, 675 N Cedar St, in Newark. Pastor Roger Decker will officiate. Burial will follow at Newark Memorial Gardens. Family and friends may call on Friday, prior to the service, from 10am, until the Noon service time, also at the church.
Mrs. Whittington, 72, of Newark, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, August 7, 2017, at Kindred Transitional Care, in Newark. She was born October 5, 1944, in Beverly, a daughter of the late Ralph and Ethel (Richards) Allberry. A woman of strong Christian convictions, she was a member of the Church of God at God’s Acres, had served as a Sunday School assistant and worked in the church nursery for 25 years. She had also volunteered at Licking Memorial Hospital.
Surviving are her children, Langdon (Melissa) Whittington, of Fairborn, Jason Whittington of Newark, Quinton (Stephanie) Whittington of Newark, Louise (Robert) Yeakley, Martha Whittington, Teresa Marie (Marty) Myers all of Newark; her grandchildren, Stephanie Yeakley and fiancé Adam Bentz, Steven (Sarah) Yeakley, Justin Whittington, Conal Whittington, Brennan Whittington, Troy Smith and Makayla Smith; her sisters Mary Jane (Ronald) Bailey and Betty Lou Cook both of Newark and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Langdon L. Whittington and two brothers, James Allberry and Cecil Allberry.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.