A funeral service for Thomas Edward Kirk, 59, of Newark, was held June 13, 2015, in the chapel of the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service.
Thomas died June 11, 2015, in Newark. He was born in Newark on January14, 1956, the son of the late John and Mary (McMillen) Kirk. He was a graduate of Lakewood High School and Licking Co JVS, Class of 1975. Thomas had worked for Bayer in Hebron, and was a farmer and machinist. He enjoyed trapping, hunting, fishing, playing jokes on people and loved living life.
He is survived by his daughter, Kim (Brian) Ballmann of Hebron; son, T.J. Kirk (Shirley Flowers) of Newark; companion, Carrie Fadley of Newark; sister, Wilma Keller; niece, Karen; and great-nephew, Chris.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Rose Perry.
Memorials may be directed to the American Heart association in his memory. Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service, Hebron, is honored to care for Thomas and his family.