Emma E. Hines
April 16, 1911-Nov. 11, 2003
A funeral service for Emma E. Hines, 92, of Utica, formerly of Gnadenhutten, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Law-Baker Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ric Harvel officiating. Burial will be in Union Clay Cemetery, Gnadenhutten.
Mrs. Hines died Nov. 11, 2003, at Licking Memorial Hospital. She was born April 16, 1911, in Tuscarawas County, to the late William and Agnes (Hasseman) Wolf.
Mrs. Hines was a member of Gnadenhutten Methodist Church and a former member of the Homemakers Club of Gnadenhutten.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Robert E. and Sabine G. Hines of Portland, Ore.; daughter and son-in-law, Bettie J. and James H. Shomaker of Utica; grandchildren, Nicola and Chris Cole of Portland, Ore., Lori A. and Ben Bandy of Utica, Michael J. and Kim Shomaker of Chicago, Ill., and Mark and Cecilia Shomaker of Granville; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry O. Hines, who died in 1994.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, 34 N. Main St., Utica.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 1984 Coffman Road, Suite A, Newark, Ohio 43055, or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 102454, Atlanta, Ga. 30368-2454.
Nov. 12, 2003
Service arrangements are incomplete for Esther Culbertson, of Newark, who died Nov. 12, 2003, at the Newark Healthcare Centre.
Henderson, Van Atta & Johnston Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
Betty A. Pratt Roach
Sept. 9, 1921-Nov. 11, 2003
A funeral service for Betty A. Pratt Roach, 82, of Newark, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church, 88 N. Fifth St., with the Rev. Craig Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Granville.
Mrs. Roach, a homemaker, died Nov. 11, 2003, at her residence. She was born Sept. 9, 1921, in Newark, to the late George A. and Jessie (Cliver) Bickle.
Mrs. Roach was a member of the First United Methodist Church and the Miriam Circle at the church. She was also a Sunday morning greeter.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Sandy and John Brenner of Midland, Mich.; grandchildren, Mike Brenner of Columbus, Kelly (Bob) Jones of Glenford, Cindy Acord of Buckeye Lake and Ron Acord of Newark; great-grandchildren, Mason and Mackenzie Packham of Newark, Ashley Brenner of Seattle, Wash., and Tashia West and Ryan Wahl of Buckeye Lake; son-in-law, Ron Acord of Thornville; sisters, Margaret Walters of Hebron, and Anna Mary Riccio of Bridgeport, Conn.; brother, Bob Bickle of Zanesville; sisters-in-law, Mary Jayne Pratt of Newark, and Wilma Dale Pratt of Tempe, Ariz.; many nieces and nephews; and granddog, Seville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Pratt; by her second husband, Harold Roach; by a daughter, Ann Acord; three sisters, Neva Gutridge, Mildred Berger and Alice Glover; and a brother, Kenneth Bickle.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Newark Chapel of Henderson, Van Atta & Johnston Funeral Service, 59 N. Fifth St.
Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church Food Pantry.
John W. Hall
Dec. 5, 1927-Nov. 12, 2003
A memorial service for John W. Hall, 75, of Granville, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Newark Chapel of Henderson, Van Atta & Johnston Funeral Service, with the Rev. John Minihan officiating.
Mr. Hall, who was retired from Sears where he had been a salesman and division manager, died Nov. 12, 2003, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center of Hospice of Central Ohio. He was born Dec. 5, 1927, in Greenfield, Ill., to the late Joe A. and Margaret (Waller) Hall Hibeil.
Mr. Hall was a graduate of The Ohio State University. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a farmer and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Virginia N. (Carper) Hall; daughter and son-in-law, Bess and John Grobowski of Thornville; son, John H. Hall of Granville; daughter, Virginia M. Sullivan of Newark; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; and twin brother, Joe A. (Lucille) Hall of Hayes, Kan.
Virginia June Gard Scott
June 27, 1919-Nov. 11, 2003
A funeral service for Virginia June Gard Scott, 84, of Zanesville, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Mount Olive Methodist Church in Hopewell, Ohio, with Pastor Charles E. Norris officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Olive Cemetery.
Virginia died Nov. 11, 2003, at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.
Friends may call from 8 to 10 a.m. Friday, prior to the service at the church.
Bolin Funeral Home, Zanesville, is in charge of arrangements.
Clifford A. 'Tony' Lancaster
Feb. 6, 1947-Nov. 12, 2003
Funeral arrangements are incomplete for Clifford A. "Tony" Lancaster, 56, of Newark, who died Nov. 12, 2003, at his residence.
Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 1850 W. Main St., Newark, is in charge of local arrangements.
Clifford A. 'Tony' Lancaster
Feb. 6, 1947-Nov. 12, 2003
A funeral service for Clifford A. "Tony" Lancaster, 56, of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church of Danville, Ky., with the Rev. Richard Hill officiating. Burial will follow in the Hill & Dale Cemetery.
Mr. Lancaster died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003, at his residence. He was born Feb. 6, 1947, in Albany, N.Y., to the late Everhart and Mattie Lee (Ingram) Lancaster.
Mr. Lancaster retired as a supervisor from Arvin Meritor in 2002. He had 30 years of service having been employed by Rockwell International in Winchester, Ky., and Heath. He was a truck driver for a short period of time.
A former member of the Riders Association Motorcycle Club of Danville, he enjoyed motorcycles and sports and was a fan of the University of Kentucky football program. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Danville, Ky., and a U. S. Army veteran who served in Vietnam.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra E. (Watson) Lancaster of Newark; five daughters, D'Jarkta (Elmer) Ellis, Angela (Michael) Talul, Tara Lancaster (Derrick Robinson), Shawn Lancaster, all of Lexington, Ky., and E'Learna (Charles) Stirtmire, of Las Vegas, Nev.; sister, Mary (Thomas) Butler III of Fairfax, Va.; seven grandchildren; and numerous relatives and friends.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Smith-Jackson Funeral Home, Danville, Ky.
Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Central Ohio, 1984-A Coffman Road Newark, Ohio.
Local arrangements by the Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home, 1850 W. Main St., Newark.
Janice E. VanGundy (Hegenberger)
Jan. 4, 1944-Nov. 11, 2003
A memorial service for Janice E. VanGundy, 59, of Johnstown, will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday at the Crouse-Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home, 225 N. Main St., Johnstown, with Charles Hegenberger officiating.
Janice died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2003, at St. Ann's Hospital after a battle with cancer. She was born Jan. 4, 1944, in Columbus, to the late Richard and Betty Way Hegenberger.
Janice was a 1961 graduate of Johnstown-Monroe High School, and a graduate of Ohio University with honors. She was a teacher for the Licking Heights Schools of Summit Station, and she loved all of her classes.
She is survived by her husband, Jack W. VanGundy of Johnstown; two children, Rebecca D. Stanley of Johnstown, and William (Cheryl) VanGundy of Johnstown; four granddaughters, Shelley, Katrina, Samanatha and Whitney, all of Johnstown; one brother, Charles (Margaret) Hegenberger of Westerville; one sister, Dianna (Fred) Roth of Westerville; and one sister-in-law, Sheila Hegenberger of Hebron.
Janice asked please do not send any flowers. She said, "If I can't have them to enjoy while I am here, then don't give them to me when I can't."
Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society of Ohio.
We the family would like to thank St. Ann's Hospital for all her care.
Family will receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
William E. Cumbow
A funeral service for William E. Cumbow, 74, will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Schoedinger North Chapel, Columbus. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Columbus.
Mr. Cumbow, 74, died at his home on Nov. 14, 2003.
He was retired from Coca-Cola Bottling Distributing Co, a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served with the U.S. Army, and a member of the VFW, Buckeye Lake Post.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Ann Cumbow; daughter, Shelley Vitullo; parents, John and Pansy Cumbow.
He was survived by his children, Debbie (Rick) Ulery, Robert J. (Theresa) Cumbow, Joni (Tom) McCauley and Tom (Amy) Cumbow; grandchildren, Heather (D.J.) Clements, Deana, Darrell, Tony, Halley, Natalie, Nicole, Nathan, Britany and Bailey; brother, Dalis (Betty) Cumbow, Daniel Cumbow; sister, Ruth Ann Curtis; and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Schoedinger North Chapel, 5554 Karl Road.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society, 3015 Scioto-Darby Executive Court, Hilliard, Ohio 43026, in his memory.