Daily Archives: February 13, 2019

Louis Jefferson Rollins of Newark, Ohio, November 24, 1929 – February 10, 2019


Louis Jefferson Rollins


A funeral service for Louis Jefferson Rollins, 89, of Newark, will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating.  Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens, where military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. 

Family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday prior to the service at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Louis passed away February 10, 2019, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center.  He was born November 24, 1929, in Oceana, WV, to the late Hanley Bea and Maggie (Cook) Rollins.

Louis was an Army veteran who served in the Korean War.

He is survived by his children, Diane Phelps, Debra (Doug) Camp, Dwight Rollins, Denise Rollins, and Dwayne (Rachelle) Rollins; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Clarice Brown, Cora Shelly, Linda Ruth Rollins, and Anilee E. Rollins, and brothers, Eugene, Thomas, and Ira Bea.

In lieu of flowers, 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.


Ralph Leonard Jenkins of Newark, OH, December 17, 1927 – February 11, 2019

Ralph Leonard Jenkins, age 91, of Newark, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019. He was born on December 17, 1927 in Newark, OH to the late Egbert and Anna (Smith) Jenkins.

Ralph proudly served his country as a member of the US Army in the Calvary Division during WWII. He also retired from Kaiser Aluminum after more than 30 years. In his free time, Ralph enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, and working with horses. He was a wonderful father and husband and will be greatly missed.

Ralph is survived by his beloved wife of 68 years, Donna Jenkins. He also leaves behind his daughters, Linda Snider and Debbie (Chuck) Williams; grandchildren, Eric (Marie) Snider, and Corey and Jonathon Williams; great grandchildren, Rachel Snider and Nathan Snider.

A funeral service will be held at 12pm on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Ralph will be laid to rest at Wilson Cemetery, where the Licking County Veteran’s Alliance will provide military honors.

Donations may be made in Ralph’s memory to the American Heart Association, 5455 N. High Street Columbus, OH 43214.

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

Donald Forsbach of Newark, Ohio, January 18, 1953 – February 11, 2019

Donald Forsbach, 66, of Newark, died February 11, 2019, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Center in Newark.

Please call Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home for arrangements.