Pauline Walkup, 86, Newcomerstown, passed away Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.

She was born Thursday, Nov. 5, 1925, in Tuscarawas County, to the late Issac and Bessie (Hill) Casteel.

She was a housewife.

She enjoyed putting together puzzles, watching westerns, and growing flowers. She loved animals.

She is survived by two daughters, Pat Waggoner and Donna (Robert) Lafollette, all of Newcomerstown; and five grandchildren, Dan (Mary) Waggoner, Don Walkup and fiance Stacy, Brad (Michelle) Waggoner, Billie (Jeff) Burtscher and Angie Wright and fiance Marty.

She was proceeded in death by one brother, Wallace Casteel; and one sister, Ruth Barber.

Graveside services will be Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, at 1 p.m. in the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Jim Reed and the Rev. Bob Lafollette officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Tuscarawas County Humane Society, P.O. Box 92, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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