Daily Archives: August 17, 2019

Sylvia Marie Stradley of Newark, September 14, 1946 – August 16, 2019

A funeral service for Sylvia M. Stradley, 72, of Newark, will be held Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Newark Memorial Gardens Cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, prior to the service at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Sylvia passed away Friday, August 16, 2019, at Tuscany Gardens in Pataskala.  She was born September 14, 1946, in Newark, to the late Everett and Betty (Green) Meadows. 

A loving mother and grandmother, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends especially her great-grandchildren.  Sylvia was a wonderful cook and loved watching the birds and critters outside her home.  She was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.  Sylvia will be greatly missed by all. 

She is survived by her daughters, Nikki (Mike) Ballinger of St. Louisville and Shannon (Joe) Henry of Newark; sister, Mary (Larry) Lloyd of Alexandria; brothers, Mike (Vicki) Meadows of Heath and Tim (Linda) Meadows of Newark; grandchildren, Cody (Caitlin) Ballinger, Emily (Dave) Proffit, Abbey (Scott) Vierstra, Tiffany (Drew) Gordon, Taylor (Sherman) Gordon, Whitney (Kyler) Gordon, and Kaelyn Henry; eleven great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and many special friends especially Sue Weiland.

In addition to her parents, Sylvia was preceded in death by her husband, David H. Stradley.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 592 West Main St. Newark, Ohio 43055.

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

Donald Eugene Dyar of Newark, January 18, 1938 – August 16, 2019

Donald Eugene Dyar, 81, of Newark, died Friday, August 16, 2019 at Newark care and Rehabilitation. He was born January 18, 1938 in Marietta to the late Harry and Mary (Shaw) Dyar.

Donald was a proud U.S. Army Veteran and Ohio National Guard. He retired from the Granville IGA as Produce Manager and later returned to work at GFS.  He was a member of the Buckeye Lake Eagles #3801, Newark Elks #391, was a past President of the PTA, and was a member of Newark Manennerchor.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Jean I. Dyar; four sons, Robert E. Gregg (Kelli) of Newark, Donald D. Dyar (Sue) of Newark, Thomas E. Dyar (Kelly) of Newark and Patrick J. Dyar (Jennifer) of Lexington, KY; one daughter, Mary E. Dyar Cannizzaro (Rick) of Heath; eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; one brother, Pat Dyar; and one sister, Mary Rosshirt of London, OH.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother; and three sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058 and/ or Alzheimer’s Association, 1379 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH 43215.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark, where the funeral service will follow visitation at 1:00 PM with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating. Burial will follow the service in Newark Memorial Gardens where military honors will be presented by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.

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