Daily Archives: July 7, 2019

Sara Kathryn Ford of Newark, June 30, 1939 – July 7, 2019

A celebration of life service for Sara K. Ford, 80, of Newark, will be held on July 10th at 1:00 PM at the Brucker Kishler Funeral Home with Pastors Dave Pennington and Eva Marie Wolfe officiating.  Burial will follow at Welsh Hills Cemetery, Granville, Ohio.

Mrs. Ford passed away peacefully  July 7th at Selma Markowitz Care Center of Hospice of Central Ohio. She was born in Licking County on June 30, 1939, to the late Roland Anderson, Jr. and Mary J. (Skinner) Anderson.

Sara was a Medical Transcriptionist for Tri County Radiology at retirement.  She had previously worked at several banks in Newark and Granville and at DCSC in Columbus.  She was a member of the Brushy Fork United Methodist Church, Licking County Genealogical Society, First Families of Licking County and the Sharon Valley Community Club.  She was a former member of the Welsh Hills Baptist Church, Welsh Hills Grange and a 4-H Advisor. She was a former member of the Licking County March of Dimes and helped organize Walkathons, Mother’s Marches and other fund raisers for the mentally and physically challenged.  She was also a volunteer for Easter Seals, Red Cross, the Licking Park District and a member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Recently, she enjoyed attending shows at Heritage Hall for Senior Citizens.

She enjoyed music, keeping in touch with friends and family by calls, cards and emails and sewing and baking for others. She helped coordinate family reunions for both sides of her family, as she had numerous relatives and kept in touch with most of them.  Most of all, she enjoyed being with her children, grandchildren, great, and great-great grandchildren.

She is survived by sons Richard P. (Evelyn) Ford of Newark, Michael L. (Nikki) Ford of Reynoldsburg and daughter Lisa K. Ford of Newark; grandchildren  Randa (Matt) Lloyd, Shannon (Chad) Swan, and Kimberly Yang; great-grandchildren, Alexis (Brennan) Moore, Myla Yang, Haylee Swan, Kylee and Kaleb Lloyd, and Analilia Cortes; and great-great-grandchild Zoey Moore.  She is also survived by sisters Shirley (Gene) Horn of Whitehall, Sunda Peters of Mansfield, Sheryl Courtney of Newark, and Sharlene Gay (Harold Davis, Jr.) Anderson of Fleming, Colorado; and step-brother in-law Bob (Barb) Romine of Newark. She is also survived by many other dear relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Paul Junior Ford, Mother and Father In-law Paul and Emma Ford; brothers in-law Don Ford, Donald Peters and Gary Courtney; Step-Mother-in-law Rose Romine Ford, step-brother-in-law Charlie Romine and step-sister-in-law Sue Romine Townes.

We would like to extend our thanks to D’Anna Mullins, MD, and her staff at Licking Memorial Hospital and Hospice of Central Ohio for their excellent care.

Memorial contributions may be made in Sara’s memory to Hospice of Central Ohio at P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio,  43058-0430.

Friends may call from 11am to 1pm on Wednesday July 10th at the Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, Ohio.

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

Sara Kay Ford of Newark, June 30, 1939 – July 7, 2019

A celebration of life service for Sara K. Ford, 80, of Newark, will be held on July 10th at 1:00 PM at the Brucker Kishler Funeral Home with Pastors Dave Pennington and Eva Marie Wolfe officiating.  Burial will follow at Welsh Hills Cemetery, Granville, Ohio.

Mrs. Ford passed away peacefully  July 7th at Selma Markowitz Care Center of Hospice of Central Ohio. She was born in Licking County on June 30, 1939, to the late Roland Anderson, Jr. and Mary J. (Skinner) Anderson.

Sara was a Medical Transcriptionist for Tri County Radiology at retirement.  She had previously worked at several banks in Newark and Granville and at DCSC in Columbus.  She was a member of the Brushy Fork United Methodist Church, Licking County Genealogical Society, First Families of Licking County and the Sharon Valley Community Club.  She was a former member of the Welsh Hills Baptist Church, Welsh Hills Grange and a 4-H Advisor. She was a former member of the Licking County March of Dimes and helped organize Walkathons, Mother’s Marches and other fund raisers for the mentally and physically challenged.  She was also a volunteer for Easter Seals, Red Cross, the Licking Park District and a member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Recently, she enjoyed attending shows at Heritage Hall for Senior Citizens.

She enjoyed music, keeping in touch with friends and family by calls, cards and emails and sewing and baking for others. She helped coordinate family reunions for both sides of her family, as she had numerous relatives and kept in touch with most of them.  Most of all, she enjoyed being with her children, grandchildren, great, and great-great grandchildren.

She is survived by sons Richard P. (Evelyn) Ford of Newark, Michael L. (Nikki) Ford of Reynoldsburg and daughter Lisa K. Ford of Newark; grandchildren  Randa (Matt) Lloyd, Shannon (Chad) Swan, and Kimberly Yang; great-grandchildren, Alexis (Brennan) Moore, Myla Yang, Haylee Swan, Kylee and Kaleb Lloyd, and Analilia Cortes; and great-great-grandchild Zoey Moore.  She is also survived by sisters Shirley (Gene) Horn of Whitehall, Sunda Peters of Mansfield, Sheryl Courtney of Newark, and Sharlene Gay (Harold Davis, Jr.) Anderson of Fleming, Colorado; and step-brother in-law Bob (Barb) Romine of Newark. She is also survived by many other dear relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Paul Junior Ford, Mother and Father In-law Paul and Emma Ford; brothers in-law Don Ford, Donald Peters and Gary Courtney; Step-Mother-in-law Rose Romine Ford, step-brother-in-law Charlie Romine and step-sister-in-law Sue Romine Townes.

We would like to extend our thanks to D’Anna Mullins, MD, and her staff at Licking Memorial Hospital and Hospice of Central Ohio for their excellent care.

Memorial contributions may be made in Sara’s memory to Hospice of Central Ohio at P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio,  43058-0430.

Friends may call from 11am to 1pm on Wednesday July 10th at the Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, Ohio.

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

Hiram Lundy McFadden of Newark, November 1, 1941 – July 5, 2019

Hiram Lundy McFadden, 77, of Newark, died Friday, July 5, 2019 at Altercare North. He was born November 1, 1941 to the late Lewis and Maxine McFadden.

Hiram was a lifetime member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and a member of Ohio Operating Engineers Union. Hiram enjoyed hunting, skydiving, and was a superb marksman. He also was an avid runner and even ran in marathons. He was a hard worker and took pride in providing for his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Patty; two sons, Lewis Earl (Melicia) McFadden of Waurika, OK and Phillip Paul (Hollie) McFadden of Mansfield, OH; five grandchildren, Joshua Janz, Chris Janz, William McFadden, Brittnay McFadden, and Megan McFadden; 11 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; one brother, Roger McFadden; and one sister, Charlotte (Steve) Graf.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by granddaughter, Amanda McFadden.

Memorial contributions may be made in Hiram’s memory to the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 701 Linnville Rd. SE. Newark, OH 43055.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 3-5 PM at the Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark where the funeral service will follow at 5:00 PM with Pastor Tom Hughes officiating. A private graveside service for the family will be held in Moundview Cemetery.

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

Della Louise Seymour of Heath, June 26, 1940 – July 5, 2019

Della Louise Seymour, 79, of Heath died Friday, July 5, 2019 at her home. She was born June 26, 1940 in Newark to the late Elza and Elma (Belknap) Kean.

Della was a member of St. Leonard Catholic Church. She enjoyed crocheting, puzzles, and country music. She loved being around family and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

 

She is survived by four children, David William (Marilou) Jurden of Hemet, CA, Deanna Lynn Jurden of Heath, Daniel Wesley (Ann) Jurden of Brenham, TX, and Douglas Anthony (Wendy) Jurden of Delaware, OH; step son, Scott Andrew (Melody) Seymour of Lincolnton, NC; grandchildren, Richard Jurden, Ronald (Katie) Jurden, Leonelyn Mendoza, D.J. Jurden, Ryan (Amanda) Jurden, LeeAnn Jurden, Lane (Howard) Morgan, Kara Beth (Brody) McLemore, Kelly Jurden, Hobie Jurden, Jenna (Alex) Price, Kali (Adam) Reynolds, Tiffani Hilyard, Aaron Jurden, Tara Seymour, and Veronnica Seymour; eight great grandchildren; four sisters, Susan (Sherman) Adkins, Margaret Wagner, Ruth (Paul) Weigand and Betty Kean; and brother, Jesse (Ina Rae) Kean.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard William Jurden; second husband, H. Dale Seymour; daughter, Darla Jurden; brother, Harold Kean; and sister, Anna Jane Deal.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.

 

A gathering of family and friends will be Wednesday, July 10, from 6-8 PM at the Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark. A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date.

 

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