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Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Pruning in the Landscape: Rejuvenation – 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 18. Cost: Nonmembers – $25; Members – $20. Rejuvenation pruning is the practice of pruning old growth back so new, more vigorous growth can grow in its place. Rejuvenation results in an invigorated plan that produces […]

Emma Jane Bowen

A funeral service celebrating the life of Emma Jane Bowen, age 90, of Glenford, was held March 13, 2017, at the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service with Pastor Tim Phillips officiating. Burial followed in Fairmount Cemetery. Emma was born December 11, 1926 in Zanesville, to the late Alonzo and Eva (Pierce) Bruce. She passed away March 9, […]

Donald T. Boyd

Donald T. Boyd, age 89 of Pickerington, a servant of God, a follower of Jesus passed away March 10, 2017, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. He was born on August 7, 1927, in Mt. Clemens, Michigan, to the late John S. and M. Evelyn Stephany Boyd. He was a World War II US Army Air Corps veteran, where he received […]

Janet K. Hedges

Janet K. Hedges, age 76 of Lancaster, formerly of Baltimore, died March 14, 2017, at Fairfield Medical Center. Janet was born to the late Dors and Roseann Wilson Wilkinson on July 24, 1940, in Sugar Grove. Janet and her late husband, “Chuck” retired from the Frank E. Smith Funeral Home in Lancaster and previously lived at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home […]

Bruce Duane Hosack

Bruce Duane Hosack, age 78, of Thornville, passed away March 11, 2017, at Licking Memorial Hospital. Bruce was born September 15, 1938, in Greenville, Pennsylvania, to the late Harold Norman and Pearl Alberta (Fritz) Hosack. He was a 1956 graduate of Commodore Perry High School. Bruce began his career as maintenance supervisor at a water treatment plant followed by employment […]

Ronald Eugene Kinser

A funeral service for Ronald Eugene Kinser, age 78, of Apache Junction, Arizona, formerly of Thornville, will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Jacksontown Cemetery. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, March 17, at the funeral home, 179 Granville Street in Newark. Ronald passed […]

Joseph Peter Lofink, Sr.

A funeral service celebrating the life of Joseph Peter Lofink, Sr., age 84, of Harbor Hills, was held March 15, 2017, at the Hebron New Life United Methodist Church, with Pastor Jeff Gill officiating. Military honors were observed by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Joe was born June 12, 1932, in Stowe, Pennsylvania, to the late Raymond Peter and Margaret […]

Stephen Wade Marquart

Stephen Wade Marquart, 56, of Baltimore, passed away March 12, 2017, at Fairfield Medical Center, from pulmonary disease and cancer. Wade worked for many years as a mechanic. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, restoring classic cars, camping, and watching TV. Wade is survived by his mother, Favonia Marquart of Baltimore; daughters, Jamie Marquart of Columbus and Amery (fiance, […]

Imogene “IM” McCoy

Imogene “IM” McCoy, age 86 of Baltimore, died March 12, 2017, at Crestview Nursing and Rehabilitaion. She was born to the late Commodore Mitchell and Virgie Totten Bowling in Jeriel , KY, on June 23, 1930. She was a member of the Lancaster Church of Christ, who greatly enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and will be greatly […]

This Week’s Updates

The following items have been updated for March 18th: Business Directory Classifieds Community Calendar Obituaries Things to Do