Daily Archives: October 3, 2018

Douglas Baumgartner of Newark, Ohio, February 15, 1968 – August 30, 2018

Douglas Brian Baumgartner, 50, of Newark, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018 in Newark.
He was born February 15, 1968, in Newark, to the late Jack Baumgartner and Ethel “Dee” Johnson.
Survived by his son, Joshua Strohacker (Ronda); daughters, Brittany Baumgartner (Nicolas), Breanna
Wagner (Tyler), Elizabeth Parks; sisters Karen Johnson (Glenn), Kim Denton (Paul), Karla Johnson, Crystal
Glenn (Terry), Amy Johnson; brother, Doug Johnson (Carrie) and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Amy Davis-Baumgartner; Grandma, Esther Baumgartner; brother Dale Barr, sister Yvonne Johnson and niece Desiree Meek.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2pm, on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark. Family and friends may gather in the hour preceding the service at the funeral home.
“Gone but not forgotten: although we are apart, you memory lives within us forever in our hearts.”
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com

 

 

Donald H. Beckstead of Saint Louisville, Ohio, October 10, 1951 – October 2, 2018

Memorial Gathering on Saturday October 6, 2018 has been canceled/postponed

Donald H. Beckstead, 66, of St. Louisville, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at his home. He was born October 10, 1951, in Newark, a son of the late Floyd and Teresa (Quinn) Beckstead. He had been a brick layer and carpenter for many years and was an avid guitar player and fisherman.
Surviving is his wife, Sara (Rose) Beckstead, whom he married May 28, 2010; children, Anglita Pargeon (Bruce), James Stock (Solly); six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; nephews and nieces, Jeff Lowery (Janet), Carrie Ferguson (Rob), Kimberly Benner, Bill Benner; five great nieces and nephews and seven great-great nephews. His brother William Benner and sister Patricia Lowery preceded him in death.

The Memorial Gathering scheduled for Saturday, October 6, 2018, has been postponed due to illness.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com

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John Ernest Shryock of Hebron, Ohio, March 14, 1950 – October 2, 2018

                                                                                 John Ernest Shryock

 

A funeral service for John Ernest Shryock, 68, of Hebron, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Dan Norris officiating.  Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday prior to the funeral at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark, where military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. An inurnment will be held at a later date at Fairfield Cemetery in West Lafayette.

John, a retired corpsman with the US Navy, passed away October 2, 2018, at The OSU Medical Center.  He was born March 14, 1950, in Coshocton, to the late Elmer E. and Margaret E. (Crouso) Shryock.

John was a Navy Veteran.

He is survived by his daughter, Kimberly (Kimpton) Wells of Hebron; sister, Diane Norris of Buckeye Lake; grandchildren, Cameron Mohler of Hebron, Alexis Mohler of Baltimore, and Janessa Wells of Hebron; great-grandson, Kameron Getz of Baltimore; nieces and nephews, Adam (Heather) Savoie, Jason (Krista) Norris, Sarah (Terrence) Weaver, Aaron (Sugye) Norris, and Amy Carter; 8 great- nephews; 1 great-niece, and 2 great-great nephews, and 1 great-great-niece.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Larry Short.

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

James “Jim” Louis Dawson of Thornville, August 12, 1930 – October 2, 2018

A funeral service for James Louis Dawson, 88, of Thornville, will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Paul A. Reimer officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Jim passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at the Kobacker House. He was born August 12, 1930 in Dresden, OH to the late Harold and Martha (Downs) Dawson.

Mr. Dawson was a teacher in the Newark City Schools and retired after 41 years. He was a combat veteran in the U.S. Marines serving in the Korean War. He also served in the Ohio Army National Guard where he retired as a Staff Sergeant. He had served as Pastor at Linville Christian Union and Texas Christian Union Churches and attended Bible Baptist Church.

He is survived by five children, Kerry (Melissa) Dawson of Marysville, Curtis (Raye Anne) Dawson of Houston, Mark (Debbie) Dawson of Houston, Carol (Jon) Field of Thornville, and Matthew (Ellen) Dawson of Newark; nine grandchildren, Jason (Kerri) Ludwig of Marietta, Teresa Thompson of Houston, James (Charlotte) Dawson of Houston, Sandra (Hector) Perez of Houston, James (Tara) Field of Cincinnati, Jonathon Field of Columbus, Erin (Chad) Cable of Newark, Zach Dawson of Columbus, and Allie Dawson of Newark; 12 great grandchildren, Jaelyn, Jimmy, Kayla, Ashley, Jacob, Caroline, Emily, Paige, Nora, Ethan, Leah, and Lane; three brothers, Paul (Dona) Dawson of Detroit, Glenn (Judith) Dawson of New Jersey, and Max (Brenda) Dawson of Kansas; and brother-in-law, James (Nancy) Weimer of Indiana.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Pat Dawson; and two brothers, Joe and Clint Dawson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Dr. Columbus, OH 43214 and/or Bible Baptist Church, 50 Price Rd, Newark, OH 43055.

Friends may call from 3-7 PM Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

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

William C. Atherton of Newark, Ohio, May 21, 1953 – September 28, 2018

William C. Atherton, 65, of Newark, passed away September 28, 2018, at his home. He was born May 21, 1953, in Newark, a son of the late Charles Emerson and Eleanor (Iden) Atherton. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and worked at the Heath Wal-Mart for many years. He was a member of the Heath Eagles.
Surviving are his children, Charles Atherton, Lori Atherton; grandchildren, C.J., Trea and Alex Atherton, Monty and Autumn Evans and Justyn Atherton; great-grandchild, J.T. Atherton. His sister Linda Kay Dyar preceded him in death.
Friends may call from 2pm-4pm, on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark. The Licking County Veterans Alliance will present Military Funeral Honors at 4pm, at the funeral home.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com