Oliver O. Brown



Oliver O. Brown, 90, of Glenford, died October 12, 2013, at his residence. Oliver was born February 26, 1923 in Removal, WV, now known as Guardian, WV, the son of the late Oliver N. and Minnie F. Schrader Brown. Oliver was a WWII Army veteran, and was a brick layer for Kaiser Aluminum in Heath for 32 years. He retired […]

Helen Louise Carman



Funeral services for Helen Louise Carman will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday October 18, 2013, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, with Pastor Thomas Olson presiding. Interment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends and relatives 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Mrs. Carman, age 87 formerly of […]

Richard S. Dyer



A memorial service, celebrating the life of Richard Starr Dyer, 82, of Millersport, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 19, 2013, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of the Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. Full military honors will follow the services. Richard died October 3, 2013, following an extended illness. He was born May 25, 1931, […]

Richard Eugene Hamm



Richard Eugene Hamm, 83, died peacefully in his sleep October 15, 2013, at Chapel Grove in Heath. Richard was born on June 11, 1930, in Thornville. Gene, as he was usually called, served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Upon returning from the war, he met the love of his life, Geraldine Graham Carman whom he married […]

Denise Kay Haught



Denise Kay Haught, 35, of Thornville, was tragically taken away from her family to her eternal home on October 9, 2013. She was born on April 16, 1978, in Columbus, the daughter of Larry and Donna (Stack) Haught, who survive. Denise attended Millersport High School and worked several jobs, but her main vocation in life was being the mother to […]

Lizetta Brown Jackson



Lizetta Brown Jackson, 91 of Columbus and former resident of Baltimore, passed away October 9, 2013, at Friendship Village of Columbus, Ridgewood Terrace. She was a member of Baltimore United Methodist Church, attended Thurston United Methodist Church and sang in the church choir. Lizetta is survived by her daughter, Cindy (Joseph) Dougherty of Mt. Gilead; son, Steven R. (Nancy) Jackson […]

Laura E Pienta



A funeral service, celebrating the life of Laura E Pienta, 68, of Columbus, formerly of Ruskin, FL, was held October 15, 2013, in the chapel of The Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation service, with Mike Pratt as celebrant. Laura died October 11, 2013, at the home of her daughter in Columbus, following an extended illness. She was born […]

Thomas G. Walker



Thomas G. Walker, 69, of Thornville, passed away October 13, 2013, at Mt. Carmel West Hospital in Columbus. He was born on October 14, 1943, in Kayford, WV, son of the late Frank and Sophie (Ash) Walker. Tom was a graduate of Central High School in Columbus, and later went on to serve his country in the United States Navy. […]

Things to do…



Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Night Hike – Fall Color Full Moon Hike – Friday, October 18, 7 – 9 pm. Hike through woodlands, grasslands and wetlands during this full moon hike. Participants explore the rich, autumn colors found in trees and wildflowers by the glow of the moon. The last waning calls of […]

Police activity reports



Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 7: A Hebron Road man reported receiving a counterfeit $20 bill. • Sept. 7: A Neel Avenue man reported the theft of scrap metal. • Sept. 8: A Walnut Road man said his girlfriend stole several items and damaged his motorcycle. • Sept. 9: A Walnut Road woman said she […]


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