2008-08-23 / Obituaries

Ivadel D. Bebout

A funeral service for Ivadel D. Bebout, 83, of Hebron, was August 20, 2008, at First United Methodist Church, Newark, with the Rev. Charles Rader officiating. Burial was in Newark Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Bebout peacefully passed to her eternal home August 16, 2008, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center, operated by Hospice of Central Ohio. She was born Aug. 26, 1924, in Outville, to the late Ralph and Mary Rachel (McFadden) Schisler.

She was a 1942 graduate of Newark High School. In 1946, she graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor of science from the College of Home Economics, majoring in home furnishings.

She had been employed by the Ohio Power Electric Co. and John J. Carroll Department Store, been an office manager for Drs. Kenneth and Joy Bebout Stovcik Dental Clinic, and been a freelance interior designer for Décor by Ivadel.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Newark; Eagon Chapter 123 in Hebron; the Ohio State University President's Club; and a lifetime alumni member. She was a member and past president of Licking County Home Economics Society, The Harbor Hills Garden and Women's Club and Twig 14.

Enjoyment came from her family and friendships and cooking and baking for family events. She looked forward to any activities as scholarship funds and sports associated with Ohio State University. She judged projects at the Hartford Fair. She loved dancing and had traveled extensively. She appreciated all of God's natural wonders, including mushroom hunting.

She is survived by her daughter, Dr. Joy Bebout Stovcik; son-in-law, Dr. Ken Stovick, of Thornville; son, John J. Bebout, of Harbor Hills; and her favorite cat, Lightning.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, John Junior Bebout, in 1984, and grandson, John Joseph Stovcik, in 2007.

The family requests memorials to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 729, Newark, OH 43058-0729, or Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058-0430. Additional information and guest book are available at www.vocfh.com.

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