Catherine (Bocook) Allen

A Mass of Christian Burial for Catherine (Bocook) Allen, age 104 of Newark formerly Buckeye Lake, will be celebrated at 11a.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019, at Our Mother of Sorrows Chapel, 6440 S. High Street, on the grounds of St. Joseph Cemetery with Father William A. Hritsko, Celebrant. Friends will be received from 10:30 a.m. until the time of […]

Lawrence Michael Bishop

A funeral mass for Lawrence Michael Bishop, 78, of Thornville, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 1, 2019, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, with Rev. Father William Hritsko as celebrant. Larry passed away on Sunday July, 28, 2019,, in Columbus, following a brief illness. He was born in New Lexington, on June 28, […]

James Walter Cormican

A funeral service celebrating the life of James Walter Cormican, 62, of Newark, will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019, at the Hebron Chapel of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service with Pastor Orrey McFarland officiating.  Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home, 108 N. 7th Street, Hebron, on from […]

James A. “Jim” Hill

A funeral service celebrating the life of James A. “Jim” Hill, 62, of Pataskala, was held July 28, 2019, at the Kirkersville chapel of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, with Pastor William C. Lavely officiating. Jim was born in Akron, on April 8, 1957, to Juanetta M. (Gove) Metheny of Pataskala and the late Roger Chilton Hill.  Jim passed away […]

Edward (Pete) Kline

Edward (Pete) Kline, age 82, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019, surrounded by family. He was born in Columbus, to the late William and Edythe Kline. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara of 60+ years; his children, Terri Fasold and Karen Kline; grandchildren, Ryan Fasold (Olivia Perkins), Amber and Britney Smith; and his sister, Patricia (Arthur) Kyner […]

Doris I. Rarick

Doris I. Rarick, 97, of Millersport went to be with her Lord and Savior July 26, 2019, with her daughters by her side. Doris was born August 23, 1921, in Centerburg, Ohio. A graduate of North High School in Columbus, she went on to manage an Omar Bakery, married the love of her life, Edgar Rarick, became the best mother […]

Marilyn J. Shonebarger

Marilyn J. Shonebarger was born on September 21, 1939, and passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Marilyn was a resident of Thornville, Ohio at the time of passing. She was born September 21, 1939, in Lancaster, to the late Clem and Mary (Shugert) Tobin Jr. Marilyn was a lifetime member of the First United Methodist Church. She graduated for […]

Raymond Thomas

A funeral service for Raymond Thomas, 87, of Newark, was held July 27, 2019, at Lighthouse Memorial Church, Millersport, with Pastor Jim Vanover officiating.  Burial followed in Newark Memorial Gardens, where military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance. Raymond passed away July 23, 2019, at his residence.  He was born November 30, 1931, in Middleport, Ohio, to […]

VPCT will present Disney’s Newsies

The Victoria Players Children’s Theater (VPCT) is currently rehearsing for their upcoming production of Newsies. The VPCT is a local theater company that is specific to students age 19 and younger. Their theater home is located in Baltimore at the Victoria Opera House, but their reach includes Bremen, Buckeye Lake, Canal Winchester, Carroll, Gahanna, Lancaster, Millersport, Pickerington, Rushville, Thornville, Westerville, and other […]

Millersport American Legion Aux #637 Sponsors MHS Student at Girls St

The 73rd Annual American Legion Auxiliary Buckeye Girls State session ended on Saturday, June 22, 2019.  About 800 young ladies from across the state of Ohio had a week filled with campaigning, elections, and running their City, County or State Governments. They shared in actively participating in BGS government activities and gained many new friendships. The Millersport American Legion Auxiliary, Unit […]