Monthly Archives: October 2018

Thomas Kendall, Jr of Thornville, OH, September 2, 1960 – October 29, 2018

Thomas R. Kendall, Jr. passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018 at his home in Thornville, OH. Thomas was born on September 2, 1960 to the late Thomas and Kay (DeNune) Kendall in Columbus, OH.

Thomas is survived by his son, Thomas Richard Kendall III; Daughter-in-law, Danielle Kean-Kendall; grandchildren, Brian Kean, Skyler Kean, and Emma Kendall; step-mother, Sandra Kendall; and siblings, Stephanie Chupak, Stacie Garner, Jeff Kendall, and Sean Kendall.

Thomas was a member of the Eagles 387 and proudly served his county as a member of the US Army. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, pool, and playing WWII Online.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 2-6pm at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055.

There will also be a gathering, as per his final wishes, for everyone to have a shot in his honor on Sunday, November 18, 2018 from 3:30-5:30pm at the Eagle’s 387, 52 Forry Street, Newark OH 43055.

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

Jacob Daniel McCormick of Newark, OH, September 9, 1992 – October 29, 2018

Jacob Daniel McCormick, age 26, of Newark, passed away on October 29, 2018. He was born on September 9, 1992 in Newark, OH to Tom and Tiffany (McCormick) Grumme.

Jacob graduated in 2011 from Utica High School and C-TEC, where he studied Criminal Justice. He then worked at Walmart for nearly 3 years.

In addition to his parents, Jacob is survived by his brother, Joshua McCormick; grandparents, Dan (Linda) McCormick; uncles, Shane McCormick and West Grumme; and aunt, Kathy Boman.

A funeral service will be held at 4pm on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH. Family will greet friends from 12pm-4pm prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Brucker Kishler Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

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

Donald William Wallet of Newark, Ohio, November 10, 1930 – October 26, 2018

Donald William Wallet

 

A graveside service for Donald William Wallet, 87, of Nashport, was on Monday October 29, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Rockbridge, Ohio.

Donald passed away October 26, 2018, at Genesis Hospital.  He was born November 10, 1930, in Haydenville, Ohio, to the late William McKinley Wallet and Clara Marie (Lehman) Wallet.

Donald retired after 38 years from Owens Corning as a group leader and also retired after 22 ½ years from Kroger’s as a courtesy clerk.  He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and sports especially The Ohio State Buckeyes.

He is survived by his son, Robert Jackson of Newark; daughters, Diana (Mike) Collins of Nashport, Donna (Robert) Bachman of Newark, and Andrea Roley of Sugar Grove, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Verna (Roop) Wallet; six sisters, and one brother.

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

Robert “Bob” L. Atherton of Hamilton, December 24, 1945 – October 27, 2018

Robert (Bob) L. Atherton passed away on Saturday Oct. 27, 2018 in Hamilton Ohio. He was preceded in death by his Mother, Lois Jean Atherton (née Darling) and his Father, Dale Lee Atherton.

He is survived by his Wife, Linda Atherton (née Ramsey). Daughters, Tami Diamond and Dawn Atherton. Siblings John Atherton, Samuel Atherton, Sandra Jones and Paula Bishop. Step children Douglas Ramsey and Tammy Haggard, 1 granddaughter, 2 step grandsons and 2 step great granddaughters.

He was employed by the CSX Railroad for many years. He was a member of the Masonic lodge in Carthage, Ohio. He served in the Navy and Air Force Reserve and was an outdoors-man and avid sports fan.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday Oct 31, at 11:00 at Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home in Newark, OH. Graveside service will be held immediately after at Newark Memorial Gardens, Newark Ohio.

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

Bessie Jayne Bolen of Newark, Ohio, April 4, 1928 – October 30, 2018

 

Bessie Jayne Bolen

 

A funeral service celebrating the life of Bessie Jayne Bolen, 90, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Sherman Romine officiating.  Burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral Home, 985 N, 21st St. Newark.

Bessie passed away October 30, 2018, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center.  She was born April 4, 1928, in Columbus, to the late Ralph Brooks and Elizabeth (Myers) Brooks.

Bessie was co-owner of Bolen’s Meat Market.  She enjoyed crocheting and collected dolls and clowns.  She uplifted everyone at the Newark Care and Rehabilitation, where she was president of the resident council.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda S. (Roy) Gay of Gahanna; granddaughter, Alisha (Trevor) Hale of Hilliard; great-granddaughter, Abby Hale of Hilliard; sister, Jean (Don) Dyar of Newark, and daughter-in-law, Jennifer Bolen of Akron.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Don Lewis Bolen; son, Charles Edwin Bolen; brother, Gary Brooks and sisters, Mary McIntosh and Joanne Price.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058-0430.

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

Russell Stephen Steiner of Atlanta, Georgia, February 5, 1966 – October 25, 2018

Russell Stephen Steiner, age 52, passed away following a traffic accident in Atlanta, Georgia on
Thursday, October 25, 2018.
Russ, of Brookhaven, Georgia, was a 1984 graduate of Granville High School and was honorably
discharged from the US Army in 1986. ln 2003 he earned his Associate of Science degree in Accounting
from Franklin University.
A career kitchen cook, Russ honed his skills into becoming a banquet manager and enjoyed preparing
elaborate buffets for several of his family members’ special occasions. His true passion was music and
he spent many of his free hours teaching others guitar chords and melodies.
He is survived by his mother, Lois J. (Spatz) Steiner of Ocala, Florida; his father, Russell A. Steiner of
Heath, Ohio; sister Marlise M. and Harold Hitchens of Coshocton, Ohio; sister Vicki A. Ahlstrom of
Margate City, New Jersey; sister Leanna M. Steiner of Upper Arlington, Ohio; sister Lori C. Price of
Newark, Ohio; sister Julia K. and Adam Felts of Dublin, Ohio and brother Timothy P. and Tiffany Steiner
of Linnwood, New Jersey. Russ is further survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-
nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service for family members and close friends will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018,
at 11:30 a.m. at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark, Ohio.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com

 

 

Sharon D. Wozniak of Granville, OH, March 2, 1944 – October 25, 2018

A family memorial for Sharon D. (Aldridge) Wozniak, age 74, will be held in West Seneca, New York.

She was born in Buffalo, New York on March 2, 1944 to the late Edward C. and Grace (Hoffman) Aldridge.

In 1962, Sharon graduated from Depew High School, Depew New York. She continued to take various courses from her career at Erie Community College, Buffalo, New York; Charlotte Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, North Carolina; and the US Department of Commerce Training in the Export and Compliance Program.

For 46 years, Sharon was employed by Scott Aviation and Scott Health and Safety Division of TYCO. She worked hard and continued her education and training to advance from the Purchasing Department Secretary to Expeditor, Buyer, Senior Buyer and Purchasing Manager. In 1977, she attained her National Lifetime Purchasing Agent Certification. In 2006, she received her promotion to International Trade Compliance Manager.

Sharon’s love for horses and dogs were a large part of her life. She bred Pembroke Welsh Corgi dogs. She enjoyed the challenge of training and showing her animals in competition. She received many awards for her champions. She was a member of the Quarter Horse Association and the American Kennel Club. She was an active member in the Charlotte Dog Training Club and held various positions over the years including Vice President and President. She also was an active member in the Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club and served as President.

Another interest of Sharon’s was cross stitch and her artwork was displayed in her home. She and husband, Bob, enjoyed art exhibitions, community festivals, travel and dances. Sharon was a resident in Kendal at Granville, Ohio where she served on the Art Committee and participated in the various activities.

She is survived by her brothers, Edward H. Aldridge of Leawood, Kansas and Carl L. (Edwina) Aldridge of Grand Island, New York; sister-in-law, Betty Aldridge of Heath, OH; nieces, nephews, and special friends.

Sharon Aldridge is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Wozniak; brothers, Robert and James Aldridge; and sister-in-law, Ellen Aldridge.

The family would like to thank nieces, Angela (Ed) Mead, Lisa (Lee) Gillespie, her dear friends, Fred and Jo Anne Frederick, Kendal at Granville Staff and Hospice of Central Ohio Staff for their dedication, love, and care during her illness. Also her friendships made with other Kendal residents and their support of Sharon was so heartwarming and appreciated.

There will be a gathering held on Tuesday October 30, 2018 from 2-4 pm at the Brucker & Kishler Funeral home 985 North Twenty First Street, Newark, Ohio

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kendal at Granville Staff Appreciation Fund, 2158 Columbus Rd, Granville, OH 43023; Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 458, Newark, OH 43058; or Licking County Humane Society, 825 Thornwood Drive, Heath, OH 43056.

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

Robert “Bob” Earl Shook of Newark, January 3, 1954 – October 26, 2018

Robert E. “Bob” Shook, 64, of Newark, died Friday, October 26, 2018 at his home after a battle with cancer. He was born January 3, 1954.

Bob was a proud veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp. He enjoyed fishing, cars, and motorcycles. He loved helping people and never refused to help anyone. Music was his constant compassion, in what ever he was doing. He was a man of great compassion and sense of humor. He was full of love and loved by many and will be missed by many.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Pamela A. (Fadley) Shook; sons, Robert D (Marcie) Shook and Jonathan D. Shook; daughter, Dawn E. Lewis; father, Floyd O. Shook; brothers, Frank (Vivien) Shook, Thomas Shook, and Bernie (Jackie) Shook; 10 grandchildren; and Crystal Phillips who was like a daughter and mother of a granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Elisabeth A (Versal) Shook.

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

A memorial service will be held at Hopewell United Methodist Church, 11742 Gower Rd. NW., Glenford, OH 43739, at 3:00PM on Saturday, November 10, 2018.

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

Edwin Ambrose Penland of Newark, OH, December 9, 1930 – October 26, 2018

A celebration of Life funeral service for Edwin Ambrose Penland will be held at 7:00 PM Monday at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home in Newark. Pastor Terry Lewis will officiate. Burial will be in Newark Memorial Garden on Tuesday at 11:00 AM. Family and friends may call Monday from 5-7 PM at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st Street.

Mr. Penland, of Newark, passed away Friday October 26, 2018 at Newark Care and Rehab. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, a son of late Alvin E and Florence (Cowles) Penland. On May 28th, 1955, he married Janet Penland, in Newark, Ohio. His many passions were his lovely wife, restoring old cars, playing cards with family, listening to music, and reading history books. He traveled the states driving truck, enjoying the people he met and viewing the great beauty that surrounded him. He lived a humble life providing for his family, opening his home to anyone in need, sharing his voice in song, telling stories and reciting limericks like none other. He encouraged and empowered his children to do great things.

He will be sorely missed by all that met him. Left to cherish his memory are his son, Michael (Gina) Penland; daughter, Gail Preston; son, Robert Penland; daughter, Laurie Penland; daughter, Ramona (Barry) Penland-Coyle; son, Edwin Penland, Jr; daughter, Tiffany (Adam) Walters; brother Robert C Penland; sister Edna Mae Carlton; sister F. Ellen Flores; 18 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058 and/or Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

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

Sharon D. Wozniack of Granville, OH, March 2, 1944 – October 25, 2018

A family memorial for Sharon D. (Aldridge) Wozniak, age 74, will be held in West Seneca, New York.

She was born in Buffalo, New York on March 2, 1944 to the late Edward C. and Grace (Hoffman) Aldridge.

In 1962, Sharon graduated from Depew High School, Depew New York. She continued to take various courses from her career at Erie Community College, Buffalo, New York; Charlotte Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, North Carolina; and the US Department of Commerce Training in the Export and Compliance Program.

For 46 years, Sharon was employed by Scott Aviation and Scott Health and Safety Division of TYCO. She worked hard and continued her education and training to advance from the Purchasing Department Secretary to Expeditor, Buyer, Senior Buyer and Purchasing Manager. In 1977, she attained her National Lifetime Purchasing Agent Certification. In 2006, she received her promotion to International Trade Compliance Manager.

Sharon’s love for horses and dogs were a large part of her life. She bred Pembroke Welsh Corgi dogs. She enjoyed the challenge of training and showing her animals in competition. She received many awards for her champions. She was a member of the Quarter Horse Association and the American Kennel Club. She was an active member in the Charlotte Dog Training Club and held various positions over the years including Vice President and President. She also was an active member in the Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club and served as President.

Another interest of Sharon’s was cross stitch and her artwork was displayed in her home. She and husband, Bob, enjoyed art exhibitions, community festivals, travel and dances. Sharon was a resident in Kendal at Granville, Ohio where she served on the Art Committee and participated in the various activities.

She is survived by her brothers, Edward H. Aldridge of Leawood, Kansas and Carl L. (Edwina) Aldridge of Grand Island, New York; sister-in-law, Betty Aldridge of Heath, OH; nieces, nephews, and special friends.

Sharon Aldridge is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Wozniak; brothers, Robert and James Aldridge; and sister-in-law, Ellen Aldridge.

The family would like to thank nieces, Angela (Ed) Mead, Lisa (Lee) Gillespie, her dear friends, Fred and Jo Anne Frederick, Kendal at Granville Staff and Hospice of Central Ohio Staff for their dedication, love, and care during her illness. Also her friendships made with other Kendal residents and their support of Sharon was so heartwarming and appreciated.

There will be a gathering held on Tuesday October 30, 2018 from 2-4 pm at the Brucker & Kishler Funeral home 985 North Twenty First Street, Newark, Ohio

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kendal at Granville Staff Appreciation Fund, 2158 Columbus Rd, Granville, OH 43023; Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 458, Newark, OH 43058; or Licking County Humane Society, 825 Thornwood Drive, Heath, OH 43056.

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