Mildred Oma Barcus

A funeral service for Mildred Oma Barcus, 88, of Hebron, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark, with Pastor Tom Myers presiding. Interment will be in Newark Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Barcus, a homemaker, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, at the Newark Healthcare Centre Hospice Unit. She was born Oct. […]

Bonnie J. Brown

Bonnie Jean Brown, 53, of Thornville, passed away January 1, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Zanesville. She was born October 7, 1955, in Zanesville to Frank Carrigan and Donna Patterson. Bonnie is survived by her mother, Donna (McNally) Patterson; her father, Frank Carrigan; brother, Robert (Angie) Carrigan; nieces and nephews; several cousins; many friends; and health aide caretakers. She was […]

Lucy Deirfield

A memorial service for Lucy Deirfield, 83, of Baltimore, will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Millersport. A celebration of her life will immediately follow after the service at Millersport Lions Club. Lucy passed away Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009, at Tuscany Gardens in Pataskala. She was born June 13, 1925, in Greenup, Ky., […]

Leo Popo

Leo Popo, 86, of Canton, a loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away January 5, 2009. Born in Canton to the late Biagio and Anna Popo, he was also preceded in death by sisters, Yolanda DeSantis and Anna Grace Amos. An Army veteran of WW II, Leo retired from the Berger Division of Republic Steel after 30 years, then worked […]

Boyce C. Rogers

Boyce C. Rogers, 82, of Baltimore, died Monday, January 5, 2009, at The Pickering House. He was retired from North American-Rockwell International with 35 years of service and was a member of the Baltimore Masonic Lodge 475 F & AM, Aladdin Shrine and Baltimore VFW Post 3761. He is survived by sons, Garol (Dixie) Rogers of Baltimore and Doug (Margaret) […]

Sondra Kay Whitt

A funeral service celebrating the life of Sondra Kay Whitt, 63, of Pataskala, was January 6, 2009, at the Barnett Road Baptist Church, Columbus, with Pastor Kevin Thomas as celebrant. Burial followed at Fletcher Chapel Cemetery, Millersport. Sondra died January 1, 2009, at home, following an extended illness. She was born in Lancaster, on March 18, 1945, the daughter of […]

Teri L. Wright

A funeral service for Teri L. Wright, 53, of Buckeye Lake, was January 5, 2009, at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, Hebron, with Pastor Roger Nichols officiating. Burial was at Smith Chapel Cemetery, Hanover. Teri lost her courageous battle with ovarian cancer January 1, 2008, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Dec. 16, […]

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Jan. 1: An officer witnessed an SUV leave the Blue Heron Boardwalk parking lot in front of Scooter’s Bar and completely overshoot the road while turning. The driver failed field sobriety tests and tried to resist arrest. The driver was tased before submitting to arrest and was charged with failure to […]

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