2010-06-26 / Obituaries

Gregory A. Hughes

A Memorial Service for Gregory A. Hughes was held June 22, 2010, at the Criss-Schoedinger Funeral Home with Pastor Don Simpson and Rev. Daniel Hughes officiating.

Mr. Hughes was born March 10, 1954, in Newark to the late James Clayton and Thelma Eileen (Snoor) Hughes. He died Tuesday, June 15, 2010, at the Selma Markowitz Center operated by Hospice of Central Ohio. He was 56.

He was a bus driver for LEADS where he enjoyed helping the children. In his spare time, he loved being with his grandchildren and playing the keyboard and the organ. He was a member of the Licking Valley High School Class of ‘72 and an avid OSU Buckeye fan.

Gregory is survived by his son, Michael Hughes (Connie) of Buckeye Lake; Michael’s mother, Jeannette Simpson, also of Buckeye Lake; his grandchildren, Kristopher Halblaub, Cearia Gregg, Briten Cowan, and Austin Halblaub; brothers, Daniel (Janet) Hughes and Charles McCoy II; sisters, Sandra Radcliff, Judy Bailey (Ed) of Newark, and Donita (Tom) Landis of Utica; numerous nieces and nephews; and dear friends.

Friends may contribute to the needs of the family c/o the funeral home.

The family would like to express their special thanks to Barry Hughes, Vicky Harper, and Chuck McCoy for their loving care during Gregory’s illness.

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