2008-03-01 / Obituaries

David T. Rees

At the request of David T. Rees, 74, of Hebron, no services will be conducted. Dave passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, at his residence. He was born March 23, 1933, in Lancaster, to the late Ellis and Dorothy Rees.

Dave was a 1951 graduate of Hebron High School. He worked for Teamsters Local No. 637 of Zanesville as an owner/operator, retired after 45 years of service, and also drove a truck for B&L Motor Freight and Kopper Asphalt Trucking. He enjoyed golf and bowling, was a member of Hebron United Methodist Church and was a past member of Harbor Hills Golf Association and Wyandotte Golf Club.

Survivors include children, Brent (Theresa) Rees, of Heath, Cathleen Giblin, of Newark, and Suzanne (John) Francis, of Heath; stepchildren, Jeff Jones, of Texas, and Steven Jones, of Florida; sister, Lucy (Homer) Poorman, of Hebron; brother, John T. (Betty) Rees, of Millersburg; fivegrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055, in memory of Dave.

Henderson-Van Atta Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements.

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