Daily Archives: September 23, 2019

Gregory Steven Decker, Sr. of Newark, Ohio, December 5, 1955 – September 21, 2019

Gregory Steven Decker, Sr.

 

A funeral service for Gregory Steven Decker, Sr., 63, of Newark, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating.  Family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, prior to the service, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Steve passed away September 21, 2019, at his residence.  He was born December 5, 1955, in Newark, to the late Robert Decker and Barbara (Crawmer) Brewer and Gene Brewer.

Steve retired from ArmorSource.

He is survived by his children, Jaime (AJ) Knapp of Beverly, Michael Decker of Newark, Barbara Decker of Maine, Jessica (Tim) Noyes of Maine, and Gregory (Misty) Decker, Jr. of Newark; siblings, Linda Meek, Mike (Christine) Decker, Sherry (Steve) Finney, Michelle Brewer, and Terry (Marilyn) Brewer all of Newark, and Mark (Kim) Brewer of Girard; fourteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and girlfriend, Tina Avery.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by step-father, Gene Brewer and a son, Jeremy Wiley.

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

Lawrence Paul Jones of Newark, OH, February 3, 1921 – September 22, 2019

Lawrence P. Jones, 98, of Newark, died Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Riverside Landing Nursing Care in McConnelsville, OH. He was born February 3, 1921 to Ralph and Vinnie Jones in Perry County. He married Julia (Larig) on September 7, 1940 and together they raised four children.

Lawrence served in the Army during WWII. He was retired from Rockwell International after many years of service. He was a member of the Newark Eagles #387, Licking County Shrine Club; Farmers Lodge #153 of Fredonia, Scottish Rite Free Masonry, and American Legion Post #85.

He is survived by son; Jerry (Bev) of Newark; two daughters, Diana (Jim) Love of Galipolis, OH, and Lorna Rutter of Corning, OH; nine grandchildren; and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Julia; daughter, Judy Eickel; four brothers; one sister, and one granddaughter.

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

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

Gregory Steven Decker, Sr. of Newark, Ohio, December 5, 1955 – September 22, 2019

Gregory Steven Decker, Sr.

 

A funeral service for Gregory Steven Decker, Sr., 63, of Newark, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Wally McLaughlin officiating.  Family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, prior to the service, at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.

Steve passed away September 22, 2019, at his residence.  He was born December 5, 1955, in Newark, to the late Robert and Barbara (Crawmer) Decker.

Steve retired from ArmorSource.

He is survived by his children, Jaime (AJ) Knapp of Beverly, Michael Decker of Newark, Barbara Decker of Maine, Jessica (Tim) Noyes of Maine, and Gregory (Misty) Decker, Jr. of Newark; siblings, Linda Meek, Mike (Christine) Decker, Sherry (Steve) Finney, Michelle Brewer, and Terry (Marilyn) Brewer all of Newark, and Mark (Kim) Brewer of Gerald; fourteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and girlfriend, Tina Avery.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jeremy Wiley.

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

Donna Marlene Greathouse of Heath, OH, July 3, 1938 – September 21, 2019

Donna Marlene Greathouse, age 81, of Heath, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Selma Markowitz Care Center. She was born on July 3, 1938 to the late Harry and Lena (Twigg) Thompson in Newark, OH.

A memorial service will be held at 3pm on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Christian Apostolic Church, 22 N. 23rd St, Newark, OH 43055. Donna will be laid to rest at Newark Memorial Gardens.

Donna loved being active in Christian Apostolic Church and spending time with her church family. In her free time, she liked to travel, and sight see or just sit and watch the wildlife that came into her yard.

Donna is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Dale Greathouse. She also leaves behind her children, Dalene (Dale) Yokum and Randolph Greathouse; grandchildren, Miranda (Scott) Huey, Brittany (Jay) Lytle, Victoria Greathouse, and Lauren Greathouse; great grandchildren, Kaylin, Brooklyn, and Josiah; and siblings, Glen Thompson, May (Earl) Richardson, Marie Sunkel, Joyce Wyde, and Debbie Parsons.

In addition to her parents, Donna is preceded in death by her brother, Eddie Thompson, and sister, June Thompson.

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