Monthly Archives: November 2017

Nova Reighn Davis of Coshocton, November 29, 2017 – November 29, 2017

Nova Reighn Davis, daughter of Trevor Davis and Mia Warner passed away during birth November 29, 2017 at Ohio State University Medical Center.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by three sisters, Angel Davis, Christina Davis, and Sophia Kline; maternal grandparents, Erika and Ryan Miller; and maternal great grandmother, Susan Warner.

She was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Freda and Duane Davis.

Visitation will be Monday from 12-1PM at the Brucker- Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, where the funeral service will follow at 1:00 PM Monday with Pastor Todd Warner officiating. Burial will follow the service in Wilson Cemetery.

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

Adelia K. Archer of Newark, Ohio, March 3, 1926 – November 30, 2017

A funeral service for Adelia K. Archer will be held at 1pm, on Saturday, December 2, 2017, in the Chapel at Newark Memorial Gardens. Pastor Wally McLaughlin will officiate. Family and friends may call from 12pm-until 1pm, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark.
Mrs. Archer, age 91, of Newark, passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center. She was born March 3, 1926, in Roswell, Ohio, a daughter of the late Steve and Mary (Duchkosky) King. Over the years she had enjoyed gardening, landscaping and mending fences.
Surviving is her husband Gene R. Archer; her son Larry G. (Antonia) Archer of Tennessee; three grandchildren, Steven (deceased), Kevin and Megan and one great-grandchild.
In addition to her parents and grandson, she was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

Beula L. (Hamilton) Moxley of Newark, Ohio, October 5, 1921 – November 25, 2017

A funeral service for Beula L. (Hamilton) Moxley will be held at 1pm, on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home. Pastor Ray Blakely will officiate. Interment will follow in Wilson Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 11am-until the 1pm service time on Wednesday, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st Street, in Newark.
Mrs. Moxley, age 96, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017, at SharonBrooke Senior Living in Newark. She was born October 5, 1921, in St. Louisville, to parents Searle Hamilton and Darlene (Wilkin) Hamilton Jones.
In 1956, Beula started working for the Newark Telephone Company, running and maintaining the St. Louisville office. Beula worked for Newark Telephone for 30 years, retiring on April 1, 1986.
Beula married William Moxley on July 9, 1939 and together they shared 77 years of marriage. She was a longtime member of the St. Louisville Church of Christ, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and Sunday School Superintendent. Beula enjoyed her family and most of all her grandsons.
Beula is survived by her son Randy (Mary Jo) Moxley of Newark; her daughter Diane (Robert) Hamilton of Newark; her grandchildren, Bryan (Tina) Wood of St. Louisville, Daren Hamilton of Mansfield; her great-grandson Logan Wood of St. Louisville; brother-in-law Art (Mary Ann) Moxley of Hilliard, Ohio; sister-in-law Mary Smith of Newark; as well as several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, her husband William Moxley; her sister Helen Yost, preceded Beula in death.
The family would like to thank the staff at SharonBrooke for all their care and compassion and also Heartland Hospice for their loving and compassionate care.
The family suggests memorial gifts be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio 43215.
To sign an online guestbook, please go to www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

 

Gary K. Merriam of Heath, Ohio, December 20, 1936 – November 25, 2017

A funeral service for Gary K. Merriam will be held at 6pm, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, where Military Funeral Honors will be presented by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Chaplain Michael Reynolds will officiate. Family and friends may call from 4pm-until the 6pm, service time at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st Street.
Mr. Merriam, 80, of Heath, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center. He was born December 30, 1936, in Zanesville, a son of the late Charles and Eileen (Roberts) Merriam. Mr. Merriam proudly served in the United States Marine Corps and the Ohio National Guard. He was employed 30 years at the Newark Air Force Base. Over the years he enjoyed square dancing with his wife, camping with his family and friends and scuba diving. He was a charter member of the Marine Corps League in Licking County.
Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Jeannette (Keyes) Merriam, whom he married September 3, 1960; his children, Brad (Patty) Merriam, Lori (Howard) Liberman, Brock Merriam, Bart (Tammy) Merriam; his grandchildren, Chase (Jenn), Carissa, Kelsey, Alyssa, Kailey; his great-granddaughter, Taylor; sister Sharon Thress; a special brother-in-law, Jim Mills who he considered his brother, his beloved dog “Beauty” and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Carolee Mills.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio or the Alzheimer’s Association.
To sign an online guestbook, please go to www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Gary K. Meriiam of Heath, Ohio, December 20, 1936 – November 25, 2017

A funeral service for Gary K. Merriam will be held at 6pm, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, where Military Funeral Honors will be presented by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Chaplain Michael Reynolds will officiate. Family and friends may call from 4pm-until the 6pm, service time at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st Street.
Mr. Merriam, 80, of Heath, passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center. He was born December 30, 1936, in Zanesville, a son of the late Charles and Eileen (Roberts) Merriam. Mr. Merriam proudly served in the United States Marine Corps and the Ohio National Guard. He was employed 30 years at the Newark Air Force Base. Over the years he enjoyed square dancing with his wife, camping with his family and friends and scuba diving. He was a charter member of the Marine Corps League in Licking County.
Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Jeannette (Keyes) Merriam, whom he married September 3, 1960; his children, Brad (Patty) Merriam, Lori (Howard) Liberman, Brock Merriam, Bart (Tammy) Merriam; his grandchildren, Chase (Jenn), Carissa, Kelsey, Alyssa, Kailey; his great-granddaughter, Taylor; sister Sharon Thress; a special brother-in-law, Jim Mills who he considered his brother, his beloved dog “Beauty” and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Carolee Mills.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio or the Alzheimer’s Association.
To sign an online guestbook, please go to www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Kendra Alexis Shields of Pataskala Ohio, October 6, 1996 – November 22, 2017

 

Kendra Alexis Shields

 A funeral service for Kendra Alexis Shields, 21, of Pataskala, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Gill officiating.  Burial will follow in Jersey Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Kendra who was an attendant at the Broad and York Shell, passed away November 22, 2017, at Grant Hospital, from injuries sustained from an automobile accident.  She was born October 6, 1996, in Columbus, to Matthew and Allison (Rohrer) Shields. 

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her son, Anthony Ryder Shields; sisters, Kirsten (David) Gibbons, Kaitlin Shields, and Kourtney Shields, and grandparents, aunts, uncles, a niece, and countless friends.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Kendra to a memorial fund for her son Anthony, C/O Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark, Ohio 43055.

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

Robert Lee Maines of Newark, December 20, 1938 – November 23, 2017

A funeral service for Robert Lee Maines will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Burial will be held at Newark Memorial Gardens, following the service. Family will greet friends from 1-3 PM at the funeral home on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

Robert, age 78, of Newark, died Thursday, November 23, 2017 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was born December 20, 1938 in New Lexington, OH to the late Walter and Freda (Newlon) Maines.

Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He worked as a specialist for the Ford Motor Company.

He is survived by his son, Robert D. Maines of Wellington, KY; one grandson, Dakota (Christina) Maines; one great granddaughter, Lily; six brothers, Walter, Jr. (Ginny) Maines, of Newark, Robert L. Maines of Clearfield, KY, Dan (Margaret Athey) Maines, Ronald (Kathy) Maines, Keith (Linda) Maines, and David (Mindy) Maines all of Newark; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death sister-in-law, Sharon Maines.

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

Charles E. “Charlie” Eagle of Newark, Ohio, November 6, 1939 – November 24, 2017

A funeral service Charles E. “Charlie” Eagle, Sr., will be held at 1pm, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at the Family of Faith Community Church, 975 Mt Vernon Road in Newark, with Mr. Eagle’s nephew, Darrin Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 6pm-8pm on Monday, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark and 11:30am-until the 1pm, service time at the church, on Tuesday.
Mr. Eagle passed away Friday, November 24, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center in Newark. He was born at home on November 6, 1939, south of Newark and graduated from Jacksontown High School in 1957. He retired from Newark City Schools in January 2003, as Head of Buildings and Maintenance, following 25 years’ service. He had formerly operated Eagle Building and Painting, which he resumed following his retirement. He was a master carpenter, having built several homes, lots of remodeling projects and various wood projects.
He married Ronna J. (Eyman) Eagle on June 7, 1959. In 1966 they moved to Newark and began attending the Christian Fellowship Church, now known as the Family of Faith Community Church and was appointed the first deacon of the church. Charlie was a “Hairy Cell Leukemia” survivor of more than 20 years. He and his wife traveled to the Scripps Clinic in LaJolla, California, in 1990, where he was treated in the early groups of experimental treatment as an outpatient. In 1985, he and his wife founded the Land of Legend Compassionate Friends support group following the death of their son, Charles.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend and always known as a person to be counted upon to help out if you needed repairs. Whenever help was needed at the church, Charlie was always there, helping others as needed.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Ronna; three daughters, Dawn (Bret) Holbrook of Pickerington, Kathleen (Forest) Rose, Melinda (Brent) Smith, both of Newark; his grandchildren, Sean (Tina) Holbrook, Shane Holbrook, Shayleigh Holbrook, Robert Rose, Kaitlin Rose, Abigail Rose, Amanda Smith, Parker Smith, his great-grandchildren Emma and Haley Holbrook; his sister Shirley Dunaway of Newark; sisters-in-law Nancy (John) Teeters of Alexandria, Melodee (Dean) Scheffler of Florida; brother-in-law, William (Joyce) Fisher of Tennessee and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles O. and Dorothy E. (Klump) Eagle; his son, Charles E. Eagle, Jr.; his father and mother-in-law, Ronald and Alice Eyman; sister Maraleita Jackson and sister-in-law Janice Stover.
The family would like to express a special thanks to the staff of Interim Home Health Care and Hospice of Central Ohio for their compassionate care and support over the course of Charlie’s illness. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

Diane Elizabeth Ervin of Newark, Ohio, December 20, 1969 – November 20, 2017

Diane Elizabeth Ervin

 

 

A funeral service for Diane Elizabeth Ervin, 47, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating.  Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.  A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Wilson Cemetery.

Diane passed away November 20, 2017, at her residence.  She was born December 20, 1969, in Newark, to James and Margaret A. (Korodi) Horvat.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her daughters, Amanda Luckeydoo and Faith Ervin both of Newark; step-daughter, Hope Ervin of Newark; brother, Richard Horvat of TX; grandchildren, Bradley and Jayden Boch both of Newark; several aunts, uncle, nieces, and nephews, and special friend, Steve Crawford of Newark.   

She was preceded in death by her sister-in-law, Ann Horvat, who joined her in heaven on the same day.

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

 

Gatha Faye Weber of Heath, OH, January 18, 1946 – November 19, 2017

A funeral service for Gatha Faye Weber will be held at 1pm on Monday, November 27, 2017 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Service will be officiated by Pastor Rusty Fuller. Burial will follow the services at Fairmont Cemetery. Family will greet friends from 3-7pm on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the funeral home.

Gatha, age 71, of Heath, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. She was born on January 18, 1946 to the late Raymond and Freda (Lockard) Thorpe in Williamson, WV.

Gatha worked as a waitress for 35 years at Armando/Butch’s Italian Restaurant. She was a very selfless and giving person. More than anything, she loved her family.

Gatha is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Ralph Weber. She also leaves behind her children, Kimberly Weber, Terry Weber, and Shelley (Jeremy) Himes; grandchildren, Brandon (Sherri Davis) Perdue, Dustin (Tina) Weber, Chris Weber, Ashley (Kaz) Bailey, and Steven (Cortney) Dudley; great grandchildren, Kennedi, Lyla, Zoe, Millie Faye, Daejha, Amani, and Kidany; siblings, Brenda (Harry) Jeffery and Tim (Doneta) Thorpe. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In addition to her parents, Gatha is preceded in death by her brothers, Danny, Bobby, Donny, and Ronnie Thorpe.

Donations can be made to a charity of your choice.

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