Daily Archives: October 12, 2017

Edna Mae Owens of Newark, Ohio, August 15, 1936 – October 10, 2017

A Memorial Service for Edna Mae Owens will be held at 6pm, on Saturday, October 14, 2017, at the Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark. Cory Campbell will officiate.
Edna, age 81, of Newark, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at the Price Road Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born August 15, 1936, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late Ernest J. and Ethel Mae (Carlisle) Fouts.
Surviving are her daughters, Sandra Brockway, Mary Hood, Shelly (Brian) Brothers; sons Scott Brown, Timothy Brockway; grandchildren, James, Danny, Cowan, Abigail, Logan and Ryan; eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Carney (Dennis) and one brother, Lawrence Fouts. She was preceded in death by one son, James Eugene Brockway;
her brother, James and two sisters, Marcella and Gladys.
Memorial contributions may be made to the A.S.P.C.A. or the Alzheimer’s Association.
To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

Louis “Louie” Frank Hurps of Newark, Ohio, June 6, 1926 – October 11, 2017


Louis Frank “Louie” Hurps


Louis Frank “Louie” Hurps, 91, of Newark, died Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center. He was born June 6, 1926 in Mt. Vernon to the late Charles and Edith Hurps.

Louis was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army and served during WWII. He enjoyed watching and rooting for The Ohio State Buckeyes, Cincinnati Reds, and playing Euchre with his family.

He is survived by son, Richard (Anne) Hurps of Newark; daughter, Deborah Clary of Newark; four grandchildren, Rebecca (Charles) Brown, James (Donya) Clary, Anthony (Alicia) Hurps, and Richelle (Megan) Whitesed all of Newark; six great grandchildren; and one sister, Virginia Buxton of Urbana.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Juanita (Kenny) Hurps; three brothers; and two sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made in Louis’ name to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-5 PM at the Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark where the funeral service will be Monday at 10:00AM with Pastor Bob Byer officiating. Burial will follow the service in Homer Cemetery where military honors will be presented by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

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

Patricia Arlene Keener of Newark, Ohio, May 29, 1965 – October 10, 2017


                                                        Patricia Arlene Keener


 A funeral service for Patricia Arlene Keener, 52, of Newark, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Chaplin Jeff Smith officiating.  Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens.  Family will receive friends from 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

                Patricia passed away October 10, 2017, at Riverside Methodist Hospital.  She was born May 29, 1965, in Mt. Vernon, to the late Donald B. and Margie S. (King) Keener.

                Patricia worked at Licking Memorial Hospital for 28 years.  She was a member of NRA.  She enjoyed shooting, boating, drag boat racing, cars, and riding motorcycles.

                She is survived by her fiancé, Randy Williams; son, Adam (Lisa) Williams of Delphos; brother, Dana (Patty) Keener of St. Louisville; grandchildren, Jessica (Sean) Gronas of Marysville and Ellie Alt of Delphos; nephews, Matthew (Audra) Keener of Newark and David (Adam) Shane of NY; mother-in-law, Marjorie Williams of Newark, and many close friends and lake family.

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