Daily Archives: July 18, 2019

John D. Hughes of Newark, OH, October 9, 1954 – July 13, 2019

John D. Hughes, age 64, of Newark passed away at his home on Saturday, July 13, 2019. He was born on October 9, 1954 to the late Melvin and Mary (Buckos) Hughes in Newark, OH.

A funeral service will be held at 1pm on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055. Family will greet friends from 4-7pm on Monday, July 22, 2019 at the funeral home. Following services, John will be laid to rest at Cedar Hill Cemetery where the Licking County Veteran’s Alliance will provide military honors.

John proudly served his country as a member of the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. In his free time, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

John is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Cynithia (Wood) Hughes. He also leaves behind his children, Sandy (Travis) Rishel, Johnnie (Jason Prince) Hughes, Dewlyn Hughes, John (Jesse Coulter) Hughes, Candy Hughes, and Dillon Hughes; furbabies, Frosty and Snoopy; 15 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; sisters, Patty (John) Riley, Loretta (Ron) Buchanan, Carolann (Steve) Costin, and Brenda Hughes.

In addition to his parents, John is preceded in death by his grandparents, and his granddaughter, Angel Doughty.

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

Steven Lee Deal of Newark, OH, September 29, 1955 – July 18, 2019

Steven Lee Deal, age 63, of Newark, passed away on July 18, 2019. He was born on September 29, 1955 to the late Frederick and Beverly (Welch) Deal in Newark, OH.

Family will greet friends from 5-7pm on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH 43055.

Steve was a long-time employee of Goodyear and worked for St. Vincent de Paul’s Donation Center. In his free time, Steve was an avid bowler.

Steve is survived by his stepchildren; Tami (Brian) Southern and Nelson Hill; siblings, Cynthia Deal, Bob (Dee) Deal, Jane (Eric) Kelly, Richard (Barb) Deal, and Bill (Sheri) Deal; two step grandchildren, Lindsay and Jake Hill; and step great grandson, Breydan Hill.

In addition to his parents, Steve is preceded in death by his loving wife, Shirley Deal.

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