Steven E. Jervis, 20, of Newark, died suddenly Wednesday, January 31, 2018. He was born August 10, 1997 in Newark to Joby Jervis and Stephanie (Jewell) VanGuelpen.
Steven was a 2016 graduate of Licking Valley High School. He enjoyed playing video games, hunting, fishing and playing sports. He was funny and everyone was drawn to him. He was always enjoyable to be around and he will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his mother and step- father, Stephanie and Kirk VanGuelpen; his father, Joby Jervis; three sisters, Lora Spicer, Kayla Vanguelpen, and Lillian Jervis; two brothers, Kurtis VanGuelpen and Jonathan Jervis; the love of his life, Brittany Smith; grandparents, Tresa (Dennis) Jewell, Steven Jewell, and Delmar and Irene Jervis; uncle, Craig Sforza; and aunt, Stacy Jewell.
He was preceded in death by uncle, John Roberts Jewell; and aunt, Floura Dale Latham.
Visitation will be Sunday from 1-5 pm at the Brucker- Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark, where the funeral service will be Monday at 1:00 pm with Burnis Jarvis officiating. Burial will follow the service in Bell Chapel Cemetery.
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