Emma Marcella “Marty” Lohr



Emma Marcella “Marty” Lohr 81 of Lancaster, formerly of Baltimore, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, at Main Street Terrace Care Center. She was born Jan. 17, 1927. She was a telephone operator for Bell Telephone and helped out Weaver Funeral Home in Baltimore. She was a member of Baltimore United Methodist Church and Baltimore Senior Citizens. She is survived by […]

Trey Matthew Martens



Trey Matthew Martens, 9, of Lancaster, passed away Wednesday, January 14, 2009, at Nationwide Children’s Hospital after a long battle with leukemia. He was born August 19, 1999, in Lancaster. He was a student at Liberty Union-Thurston Elementary School who loved math. Trey was a big Cleveland Indians and Ohio State Buckeye fan and card player. He enjoyed playing baseball, […]

Samuel Arthur Morrison



A funeral service celebrating the life of Samuel Arthur Morrison, 68, of Pataskala, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hoskinson Funeral Home, 285 E. Main St., Kirkersville, with Pastor Jay Justice as celebrant. Burial will be in Kirkersville Cemetery. Sam died early Monday morning with his family at his side after an extended illness. He was born May 11, […]

Robert E. Needham Sr.



No services will be conducted for Robert E. Needham Sr., 78, of Bradenton, Fla. Robert died Jan. 13, 2009. Born in Harrisburg, Pa., he moved to Bradenton, Fla., in 1987 from Hebron. He was a retired staff sergeant of the U.S. Air Force having served during the Korean War, a member of American Legion Kirby Stewart Post 24 of Bradenton, […]

William Richard “Dick” Orr



A funeral service celebrating the life of William Richard “Dick” Orr, 84, of Hebron, was January 20, 2009, in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Ed Williams, his great-nephew, as celebrant. Burial with full military honors by the Licking County Veterans Alliance was at Kirkersville Cemetery. Dick died Friday afternoon in Newark after a long illness. He […]

Griffin Jacob Waggoner



A Rite of Christian Burial for Griffin Jacob Waggoner, 7 months, was January 19, 2009, i at St. Brigid of Kildare Church, Dublin, with Deacon Don Poirier officiating. Burial was in Thornville Cemetery. Griffin passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009. During his brief life, Griffin’s big, happy smile and personality brought joy to many. Griffin is survived by his parents, […]

Willard Walser



A funeral service for Willard Walser, 92, of Pleasantville, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Boring-Sheridan Funeral Home, 56 S. Main St., Thornville, with Pastor Doug Lynn officiating. Burial will be in Lutheran Reformed Cemetery, Thornville. Willard entered into eternal peace Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at Heartland Fairfield Nursing Home, Pleasantville. He was born Aug. 12, 1916, in Thornville, […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Jan. 11: A Myers Avenue woman said her boyfriend’s son assaulted her. • Jan. 11: A Union Avenue woman said someone was calling her in violation of a restraining order. • Jan. 12: Police assisted the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office with a 9-1-1 hang-up call near Fawn Court. A child in […]

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