Fewer fatal crashes during Labor Day holiday

COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reporting 10 traffic fatalities over the Labor Day Holiday, two fewer than last year, according to provisional data. There were 10 fatal crashes which claimed 10 lives – a decrease from 2018 when 12 fatal crashes killed 12 people. Alcohol was a contributing factor in at least two fatalities. Additionally, three motorists […]

Shaun Eric Thomas Bennett

Shaun Eric Thomas Bennett, 40, of Baltimore passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, September 1, 2019, at his residence. He was born on February 10, 1979, in Lancaster, to Gene and Becky Sue (Wilkins) Bennett. Shaun owned and operated Bennett Lawn Care and was a contracted housing inspector for WSP. He enjoyed canoeing, fishing and loved spending time with his nieces […]

Albert Jan Bryan

Albert Jan Bryan, age 78 of Brownsville, died Friday, August 30, 2019, at the The Oaks at Northpointe. He was born July 12, 1941, in Zanesville, the son of Henry C. Bryan and E. June Uffner Bryan. Al graduated from Glenford High School in 1959 and was a United States Army Veteran having served his country from 1960 to 1962. […]

Charles E. Craycraft

A funeral service celebrating the life of Charles E. Craycraft, 88, of Thornville, was held September 5, 2019,. at The Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, with Pastor Glen West officiating. Burial followed in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Columbus. Charles was born in Holden, West Virginia, on May 21, 1931, to the late Paul and Ettabea (Pene) Craycraft. […]

Timothy Kent Fishbaugh

Timothy Kent Fishbaugh, 60, of Kirkersville, passed away early Wednesday morning, September 4, 2019, following a brief illness. Tim was born July 14, 1959, in Columbus, the son of the late Merrald E. and Janet (Yerian) Fishbaugh. Tim was a graduate of Watkins Memorial High School, Class of 1977, and had been employed as a carpenter. He enjoyed being active […]

Joseph “Joe” Louis Guerin

A Mass of Christian Burial for Joseph “Joe” Louis Guerin, age 82, of Hebron, was held September 4, 2019, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Buckeye Lake, with Father William Hritsko, as celebrant. Burial followed in St. Joseph Cemetery, where the Licking County Veterans Alliance conducted military honors at graveside. Joe passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019, […]

Linda A. Wolfe

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Linda A. Wolfe, 70, of Newark/Hebron was held in the Chapel of the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, on September 6, 2019, with Pastor Brian Harkness as celebrant. Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark. Linda passed away peacefully on Monday, September 2, 2019, following a battle with cancer. She […]