Monthly Archives: October 2019

Marcia Ann Chism of Newark, OH, November 7, 1953 – October 26, 2019

Marcia Ann Chism, age 65, of Newark, passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at her home. She was born on November 7, 1953 to Ernest and Dolly (Brison) Lipperd in Indianapolis, Indiana.

A memorial service will be held at 11am on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Crossroads Community Wesleyan Church, 5112 West US 50, Holton, IN 47023.

Marcia is survived by her children, Bridgette (David) Hail, John (Julie) Foster, and Joe (Danielle) Foster; grandchildren, Lance, Lilyan, Eva, Dylan Foster, and Jacob, Barret, and Evie Hail; siblings, Renee (Fred) Wise, Mavis (Rick) Cope, David (Rhonda) Lipperd, Ernie (Amy) Lipperd; and many nieces and nephews.

Marcia is preceded in death by her father; lifelong partner, Frank Barrick; and brother, Randy Lipperd.

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Barbara Alice Welling of Ohio, July 30, 1942 – October 26, 2019

Barbara Alice Welling, age 77, of Newark, passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at her home. She was born on July 30, 1942 to the late Edwin and Frances (Nethers) Boyd.

A graveside service will be held at 1pm on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Smith Chapel Cemetery, 4895 Reform Rd NE, Newark, OH 43055. Family will greet friends from 4-6pm on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N.21st Street, Newark, OH 43055.

Barbara is survived by her son, Robert (Deborah) Welling; sisters, Karen (Bill) Adkinson, Marilyn (Mike) Larr, Dona Jean (Danny) Allen, and Mary Jane Wright; nieces and nephews, Tim Boyd, Billy Boyd, Christina Boyd, Mason Boyd, Austin Boyd, and Chyanne Boyd; cousins, Alice Athey and Joyce Ann Matheny; and former sister-in-law, Marilyn Boyd.

In addition to her parents, Barbara is preceded in death by her brothers, William Boyd and Edwin “Rusty” Boyd.

The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of Hospice of Central Ohio for all their care and support during this time.

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

Kaylene Decker of Newark OH, June 4, 1986 – October 24, 2019

 

 

Kaylene Decker

June 4, 1986 – October 24, 2019

A funeral service for Kaylene Decker, age 33, of Newark will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at Church of God, God’s Acres with Pastor Roger Decker officiating.   

Kaylene passed away on October 24, 2019, at her residence. She was born on June 4, 1986 in Dayton, OH to Kenneth and Sharon (Victor) Decker.

Besides Kaylene parents she is survived by her son Nyciah Kenneth William Rector, daughters Athena Grace Riley and Krislyanna Nyciah Ann Riley, brothers Matthew Decker, Michael Decker, Shawn Decker, Jeremy Decker and Mateo Martinez Decker, sisters Christy Decker, Cammy Decker and Sondra Teague. She also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews. 

Friends may call Tuesday from 6 to 8 pm at the Church of God, God’s Acres 675 N. Cedar Street, Newark, OH 43055

The Decker family request that all guestbook condolences be signed at www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com and click obituaries/guestbook entry.

 

Harold D. Penley of Dresden, OH, August 25, 1958 – October 24, 2019

Harold D. Penley, 61, of Dresden passed away on October 24, 2019 at the OSU Medical Center. He was born on August 25, 1958 in Richlands, VA to the late Ervin R. and Beulah (Thomas) Penley, Sr.

He is survived by his children, Krystal Rine, Curtis (Kara) Steele, Andrew and Christopher (Felisha) Wolford; significant other, Wanda Wolford; grandchildren, Anthony Mitchell, Jaxson and Hailey Steele, Kylar, Victoria, Falon, Cydnee and Camdyn Wolford; brothers, Stanley (Donna) and Benny (Linda) Penley; sisters, Hattie (Nile) Fields and Eura Boyd; sisters-in-law, Jean, Brenda, Debora and Tammy Penley; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Brooklynn Mitchell; brothers, Pete, Don, Jimmy and Ervin “Bud” Penley; sisters, Ella “Sis” Short and Alma Lowe.

There will be no public services at the time. 

To sign an online guest book, please visit www.bruckerkishlerfuneralhome.com.

Harold D. Penley of Newark, OH, August 25, 1958 – October 24, 2019

Harold D. Penley, 61, of Dresden passed away on October 24, 2019 at the OSU Medical Center. He was born on August 25, 1958 in Richlands, VA to the late Ervin R. and Beulah (Thomas) Penley, Sr.

He is survived by his children, Krystal Rine, Curtis (Kara) Steele, Andrew and Christopher (Felisha) Wolford; significant other, Wanda Wolford; grandchildren, Anthony Mitchell, Jaxson and Hailey Steele, Kylar, Victoria, Falon, Cydnee and Camdyn Wolford; brothers, Stanley (Donna) and Benny (Linda) Penley; sisters, Hattie (Nile) Fields and Eura Boyd; sister-in-law, Brenda and Deborah Penley; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Brooklynn Mitchell; brothers, Pete, Don, Jimmy and Ervin “Bud” Penley; sisters, Ella “Sis” Short and Alma Lowe.

There will be no public services at the time. 

To sign an online guest book, please visit www.bruckerkishlerfuneralhome.com.

Harold Penley of Newark, OH, August 25, 1958 – October 24, 2019

Harold D. Penley, 61, of Dresden passed away on October 24, 2019 at the OSU Medical Center. He was born on August 25, 1958 in Richlands, VA to the late Ervin R. and Beulah (Thomas) Penley, Sr.

He is survived by his children, Krystal Rine, Curtis (Kara) Steele, Andrew and Christopher (Felisha) Wolford; significant other, Wanda Wolford; grandchildren, Anthony Mitchell, Jaxson and Hailey Steele, Kylar, Victoria, Falon, Cydnee and Camdyn Wolford; brothers, Stanley (Donna) and Benny (Linda) Penley; sisters, Hattie (Nile) Fields and Eura Boyd; sister-in-law, Brenda and Deborah Penley; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Brooklynn Mitchell; brothers, Pete, Don, Jimmy and Ervin “Bud” Penley; sisters, Ella “Sis” Short and Alma Lowe.

There will be no public services at the time. 

To sign an online guest book, please visit www.bruckerkishlerfuneralhome.com.

Calvin Cheely of Granville, OH, May 19, 1926 – October 21, 2019

Calvin Cheely, age 93, of Granville, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Middleton Senior Living Center. He was born on May 19, 1926 in Petersburg, VA to the late Yarbrough and Myra (Miles) Cheely.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30am on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Middleton, 1500 Weaver Dr, Granville, OH 43023. Family will greet friends from 9:30am-10:30am at Middleton prior to the service. Calvin will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

Calvin spent his life proudly serving his country as a member of the US Army. He retired as a Sargent Major. Calvin served in the European Theater in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. He was a recipient of the Bronze Star, 2 Purple Hearts, and Combat Infantry Badge, as well as many other numerous awards and decorations. Calvin was a graduate of Petersburg, VA, Class of 1944 and Urbana University in 1978.

Calvin is survived by his daughters, Wendy Cheely and Cindy (David) Halsey, both of Westerville.

In addition to his parents, Calvin is preceded in death by his second wife, Sara (Van Steenbergh) Cheely and sister Audrey Cralle.

Calvin felt flowers were unnecessary and would prefer donations be made in his memory to Children’s Nationwide Hospital, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 16810, Columbus OH  43216-6810.

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

Frank Richard Lacy, Jr. of Newark, Ohio, July 5, 1949 – October 24, 2019

Frank Richard Lacy, Jr.

A graveside service for Frank Richard Lacy, Jr., 70, of Newark, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 4, 2019, at Cedar Hill Cemetery, with Pastor Mark Shoemaker officiating.  Military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. 

Frank passed away October 24, 2019, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 5, 1949, in Newark, to the late Frank Richard Lacy, Sr. and Ada Mildred (McKee) Lacy.

Frank was a 1967 graduate of Newark High School. He was a 101st Army Airborne Veteran during the Vietnam War. He was a volunteer for the Hanover fire department, Owens Corning Fiberglas fire department, and HAZMAT. 

He is survived by his wife Darla (Cunningham) Lacy; daughter, Emily Lacy-Stolte of Newark; sons, Anthony Cunningham of Newark and Adam Cunningham of N.C.; grandchildren, Shashawnnee Stolte, Jr, Kael Stolte, Jaxson Cunningham, and Kayden and Madyson Teague all of Newark; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and special cat, Puder.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Lacy.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Brookdale Hospice.

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

James W. Castle of Newark, Ohio, April 2, 1926 – October 18, 2019

James W. Castle

 

James W. Castle, 93, of Newark, passed away October 18, 2019.  He was born April 2, 1926, in Magoffin Co., KY, to the late James C. and Mandie (Caudill) Castle.  James served in the United States Army during WWII and the Korean War as an MP.  He was honorably discharged in 1951.  He was also a member of Full Gospel Church of Jesus Christ.  He is survived by his children, Brenda (Harold) Brown of Mt. Vernon, Daniel Castle of Newark, and Mark (Wanda) Castle of KY; sister, Faye (Frank) Cornwell of Pedro; brother-in-law, Forrest (Lucy) Bennett of Grove City; 9 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 17 great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita B. (Bennett) Castle; daughters, Mary Wilson, Donna Castle, and Sharon Castle; 7 brothers, and 5 sisters.

Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.  A graveside service will be held at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, at Glen Rest Memorial Estate Cemetery in Reynoldsburg, with Cindy Cross officiating, where full military honors will be conducted by the VFW Post# 9473. 

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

Tyler Lane Mitchell of Newark, Ohio, January 20, 1983 – October 21, 2019

Tyler Lane Mitchell

 

A Celebration of Life service for Tyler Lane Mitchell, 36, of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hopewell United Methodist Church in Glenford, Ohio.  He passed away October 21, 2019.  He was born January 20, 1983, in Zanesville, Ohio, to Michael L. Mitchell and Angelia G. (Carroll) Masters.

Tyler was a 2001 graduate of Licking Valley High School.  He worked for TS Tech.  His life was his kids and motorcycle, and he enjoyed woodworking.

He is survived by his mother, Angelia (Alex) Masters; father Michael L. (Jeannie) Mitchell; children, Cole, Seth, Eli, and Addison; sister, Tammy (Dan) Parker; brother, Todd (Tonya) Mitchell; girlfriend, Stephanie; niece, Briana; nephew, Richie; two great-nieces; two great-nephews, and numerous cousins.

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