Robert E. “Bob” Baker



Robert E. “Bob” Baker, age 67, of Thornville, passed away Thursday morning, May 6, 2010, at his home. Bob was born September 23, 1942, in Mt. Vernon. He served in the U.S. Navy. Bob is survived by his wife, Sylvia (Royer) Baker of the home; and two daughters, Jean Baker and Diane Baker of Bowie, Maryland. In following Bob’s wishes […]

Mary Elizabeth Gockenbach



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Mary Elizabeth Gockenbach, 84, of Hebron, was held May 11, 2010, in the chapel of the Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville with her brother, Pastor George Gordon as celebrant. Burial followed at Kirkersville Cemetery. Mary died Thursday, May 6, 2010, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born January 8, 1926, in […]

Jean Hamilton Helle



Jean Hamilton Helle, age 89, of Millersport, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster. Jean was born April 13, 1921,in Reynoldsburg to Joseph and Mabel Hamilton. She graduated from Reynoldsburg High School and received an elementary education degree from Capital University. Jean was a retired teacher from Millersport Elementary School. She was preceded in death […]

Robert Franklin “Bob” Owen



A funeral service celebrating the life of Robert Franklin “Bob” Owen, 68, of Hebron, was held May 12, 2010, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville; Burial followed at Kirkersville Cemetery. Bob died Thursday, May 6, 2010, in Columbus after a lengthy illness. He was born in Columbus, on June 28, 1941, the son of the late Paul […]

The Rev. William K. Redd



The Rev. William K. Redd, 94 of Reynoldsburg, went to be with the Lord Monday, May 10, 2010, in Columbus. He was born February 12, 1916, in Thurston, the son of the late Leroy and Ella (Young) Redd. Rev. Redd was the retired Secretary of the F.K. Enzor Lighting Company, and retired Pastor of Kirkersville Apostolic Church. He was a […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake •April 25: A Walnut Road woman said three male subjects assaulted her son. There were several witnesses who supported the son’s description of events. The three males were charged with assault in juvenile court. •April 28: A Duke station employee reported $30.07 in gasoline was stolen. •May 1: A Newark man was […]

School lunches



School lunch menus for the week of May 17. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: Hot dog, tater tots, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: French toast sticks w/syrup, sausage patty, Starz, and orange juice. Wednesday: Roasted turkey, whipped potatoes w/ gravy, choice of fruit, roll and butter. Thursday: Chicken nuggets, mac & cheese, vegetable, choice of fruit, roll and butter. Friday: Specialty […]

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