Ethel Ruth Warner Lees

Ethel Ruth Warner Lees, 84, of Hebron, passed into eternity May 13, 2017. She was born June 17, 1932, to the late Thurman Gilmore (T.G.) and Josephine Olney Woodward Warner, in Woodstock, Ohio. Ruth was the sixth of 14 children. She was a 1950 graduate of Homer High School and a life-long housewife. On July 2, 1950, she married the […]

Opal J. Long

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Opal J. Long, 80, of Pataskala, was held May 6, 2017, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with her son-in-law Robert Fry as celebrant. Burial followed in the Pataskala Cemetery. Opal died May 3, 2017 in Westerville, following an extended illness. She was born in Columbus, […]

Marlina Annette Medrano

Calling hours celebrating the beautiful life of Marlina Annette Medrano, 46, of Newark, will be held at the Reed Egan Funeral Home, 141 Green Wave Drive, Newark, from 3-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Private funeral services for Marlina will be held on Friday. Marlina, a woman of great spirituality, was born in San Diego, California, on May 25, […]

Jack M. Penick

In accordance with his wishes, there will be no services held for Jack M. Penick, 74, of Thornville. Jack passed away May 15, 2017, at his residence. He was born December 24, 1942, in Portsmouth, VA, to the late Kenneth and Joy Alice (Mitchell) Penick. Jack was a 1961 graduate of Newark High School. He was a musician through high […]

Harold E. Wiseman

Harold E. Wiseman, age 87 of Mount Perry, died May 11, 2017, at Genesis hospital in Zanesville. He was born February 19, 1930, in Glenford. He was the oldest son of the late Norman and Jessie (Delano) Wiseman. Surviving are two sons, Thearle “Punk” (Eloise) Wiseman, and Rick Wiseman; four grandchildren, Shawn (Michelle Miller) Wiseman, Jason (Krista) Wiseman, Jesse Wiseman, […]




Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum – Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Red Barn Area Hike – 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 20. This hike explores the pine woods, meadows, apple research area, Red Maple Swamp and Black Duck Wetlands at The Arboretum’s Red Barn. Learn about current and future management plans for natural areas along the way. Spring […]


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