A funeral service for Mike Field, age 61 of Thornville, was held December 9, 2013, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil & Chute Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. Burial was in Fairmount Cemetery.
Mr. Field died December 5, 2013, at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was born October 19, 1952, in Zanesville to the late Frank Milstead and Dorothy Elizabeth (Uffner) Field. A 1970 graduate of Sheridan High School, Mr. Field worked as a mill craftsman at Strait & Lamp Lumber. He enjoyed woodworking, baseball and Sheridan football. He loved his German Shepherd dogs; and above all his family.
Survivors include his wife, Melody (Broceus) Field; sons, Joshua (Crystal) Field of Hebron and Jeremy (Tracey) Field of Thornville; grandchildren, Skylor, Braxton, Faith, Oliver and Greyson; sisters, Sis Charles of Newark, and Patty Idle of Riverside, NJ; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his faithful dog, Barron; brothers, Eugene Field, Jim Field, Bill Field, Scooter Tuthill, and Joe Pete Tuthill; and a sister, Connie Smart.