2007-07-21 / Obituaries

Myra Delia Stare

Myra Delia Stare, age 85, went home to be with her Lord on Monday, July 16, 2007, at Flint Ridge Nursing and Rehab, in Newark.

Myra was born in Decherd, Tennessee, on January 19, 1922, to the late James and Delia (Cherry) Stewart. She married her beloved husband, Gerald on July 21, 1969, was a member of the South Shore Church, and a homemaker.

She is survived by her children, Kathleen Jacobs of Cleveland, John (Oberlyn) Kovach of Reynoldsburg, and Mark (Sherry) Kovach of Newark; four step-sons, Ronald, Douglas, Randall, and Richard (Mary) Stare; brother, James (Jean) Stewart of Newark; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Gerald "Jerry" Stare.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 19, 2007 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 pm at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, 56 South Main Street, Thornville.

A funeral service will be Friday, July 20, 2007 at 10 am at the funeral home with Reverend Doug Lynn officiating. Burial will follow at Newark Memorial Gardens.

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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, Ohio 43055.

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