Daily Archives: April 20, 2019

Rose F. Kaufman of Newark, Ohio, July 6, 1930 – April 16, 2019

A Celebration of Life Service for Rose F. Kaufman will be held at 10am, on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Heath Church of Christ, 1331 Chapel Way in Heath. Dave Mason will officiate. Burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery. Family and friends may call from 2-4pm and 6-8pm, on Friday, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, and from 9am-10am, on Saturday, at the church.
Rose, 88, of Newark, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Clarence Center, New York, a daughter of the late Clement and Florence (Honsberger) Pfennig. She was a woman of faith, a faith that she instilled in her children and grandchildren which has left a lasting legacy of Christian service. She was a member of the Heath Church of Christ. She enjoyed rubber stamping as a hobby and was an avid reader.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Sandra (Tom) Spence of Newark, Sharon (D.J.) Miller of Ypsilanti, Michigan; her grandchildren, Samuel (Chelsea) Spence of Lakeville, Vivian Gunberg of Ypsilanti, Laura Spence of Newark, Christopher Gunberg of Ypsilanti; her sister Dorothy (Dennis) Freeman of Akron, New York and many nieces and nephews who loved her dearly.
She was preceded in death by her husband Lawrence “Larry” R. Kaufman on July 31, 2017; a daughter Carol Kaufman and her brother Donald P. Pfennig.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Heath Church of Christ, 1331 Chapel Way, Heath, Ohio 43056.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

Richard M. Haines of Warsaw, Ohio, January 30, 1932 – April 18, 2019

Richard M. Haines


A graveside service for Richard M. Haines, 87, of Warsaw, Ohio, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Knox County, with Pastor Cory Campbell officiating.

Richard passed away April 18, 2019, at Licking Memorial Hospital.  He was born January 30, 1932, in Coshocton County, Ohio, to the late George L. and Mildred M. (Steffee) Haines.

He was a 1950 graduate of Union High School.  He married Donna Groves on October 27, 1951 in Richmond, Indiana.

Richard retired from Owens Corning Tech Center in 1987 after 36 years.  He received an award in 1976 for having 15 or more patents.

He had been a 4-H advisor for Dusty Boots 4-H and a Little League Coach.

Richard will be greatly missed by his wife Donna; four children, Debra (Dale Jr.) Graves, Richard (Anita) Haines, Randall (Renee) Haines and Margo (Randy) Latham; nine grandchildren, Jennifer Graves, Jackie (Mike) Gentry, and Dale III (Amber) Graves, Jason (Allison) Haines, Marcy (Joel) Moyar and Brad Haines, Melissa (Casey) Murray, Michelle (Dallas) Shepler and Kelly (Todd) Barnett, twenty three great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, George (Judy) Haines; sister, Linda (Charles) Art, and many wonderful friends and relatives.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters and two great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept 495, Memphis, TN 39101-9801.

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