Marilyn Sue Friend

Marilyn Sue Friend, 83 of Pleasantville, died January 28, 2020. For nearly 60 years, Sue was the wife of Larry R. Friend. They are now reunited. Sue had a passion for birds and her flower beds. She loved being outside and working in her flower beds. She was known for having a green thumb in the community. Sue could make […]

Donna Rae Banton Huffer

Donna Rae Banton Huffer, 73, of Thornville passed away Sunday morning January 26, 2020, in the company of close family. She was born December 2, 1946, to the late William and Bernice Banton. She is survived by her two sons, Roger (Esteal) Hendricks, and Jeremiah (Angela) Huffer; five grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and three brothers, William (Floyd), Dale, Robert Banton […]

Kenneth B. Johnston

Kenneth B. Johnston, born November 30, 1963 in Columbus, died January 18, 2020, of complications of diabetes. Ken was a published author, a collector of portable rock art and ancient hand tools most of which he found in Licking County. He was a past board member and volunteer for NAMI, Franklin County. He was a graduate of Northland High School […]

Justin Paul Johnson

A funeral service celebrating the life of Justin Paul Johnson, age 31, of Buckeye Lake, will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home with Clifford Mason as Celebrant. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home, 179 Granville Street in Newark. Justin was born July […]

Frank E. Laughlin

Funeral Services for Frank E. Laughlin, 83, of Hebron, were held February 7, 2020, in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, with Rev. Fr. Michael Nimocks as celebrant. Burial with full military honors by the Licking County Joint Veterans Alliance followed in Kirkersville Cemetery. Frank passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2020, at his son’s home in Pataskala. […]

Mary F. Lawrence

Arrangements are pending for Mary F. Lawrence, of Hebron, who passed away early Friday morning, January 31, 2020. Illness in the immediate family prevents finalization of arrangements at this time.

Judy K. Romine

A memorial service celebrating the life of Judy K. Romine, age 52, of Buckeye Lake, will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, Judy’s birthday, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the funeral home, 179 Granville Street in Newark. Judy was born February 12, 1967, in Gallipolis, […]

H. Glen Sims

H. Glen Sims, age 90 of Baltimore, died February 3, 2020. He was born September 25, 1929, to the late Raliegh and Nellie Sims. Glen was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley; brothers, Roy, Ora, and Raymond Sims; and sisters, Myrtle Welch and Marie Thompson. He is survived by a daughter, Glenna (Dana) Hoisington; grandsons, Ryan (Amber) Hoisington and […]

Kris Wallace

Kris Wallace, 58 of Pleasantville, went home to be with the Lord on February 4, 2020, after a brief illness. Kris was born on August 28, 1961, to Myron and Joan (VanPerson) Wallace. On May 15, 2002, he married Eva (Corie) Hardwick -Wallace with whom he has one son, Braden Wallace. Kris Wallace worked as a Fairfield County Sheriff’s Deputy […]

Keith L. Wolfe

Keith L. Wolfe, of Baltimore, left this world on Saturday, February 1, 2020, to begin his eternal life with his Lord and Savior.  Keith was born on September 24, 1955, in Gettysburg, PA, to Millard and Dorothy (Griest). He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Audrey (Wagner) Wolfe; his two children, Travis (Amy Wagenbrenner) and Heather (Jeff Smiley); […]