J. Dale Hoskinson
A funeral service for J. Dale Hoskinson, age 72, of Newark, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2013, at the Heath Chapel of the Henderson- Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Dave Mason officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Dale passed away June 1, 2013, at Licking Memorial Hospital and was born June 20, 1940, in Newark.
Dale was a graduate of Jacksontown High School and was currently serving as the treasurer for the Alumni Association. He drove a school bus, sold insurance and served as Assistant Clerk and Clerk for Franklin Township. His true passion in life was farming. He was a farmer at heart - farming and caring for dairy cattle at his farm on Hirst Road. After selling the farm, he took up electrical work and mowing with his son, Troy. He was co-owner of Park Lanes Bowling Alley in Heath.
He is survived by his mother, Lucille (Main); wife, Judy (Bole); two sons, Troy (Dreama) Hoskinson and Tony (Jill Lueders) Hoskinson; two grandsons, Travis (Harlene) Price and Seth Hoskinson; two great-grandchildren, Annastan Price and Greyson Price; and a brother, Donald D. Hoskinson.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph W. Hoskinson.
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