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Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Elza E. Selman

Elza E. Selman, 93, of Newcomerstown, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at his residence. He was born Saturday, March 29, 1924, in Beatrice West Virginia to the late Elmer and Mona (Johnson) Selman. He retired from the BF Goodrich Company in Akron after 39 years.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Ollie 'Earl' Roberts

Ollie "Earl" Roberts, age 85, passed away after a long illness on April 16, 2017, at his residence in Kimbolton, Ohio. Ollie was born on January 29, 1932, in Clearfield, Kentucky to the late Eddie and Ethel Roberts.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Shirley A. Tyler

Shirley A. Tyler, 81, Gahanna, formerly of Pickerington, died on April 2, 2017, at Brookdale Chestnut Hill in Gahanna. Shirley was born in Coshocton County on December 5, 1935, a daughter of the late Carl Gephart and Gertrude Hahn Gephart.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Thelma June Rector Mock

Thelma Mock passed away March 17, 2017, at the age of 91 in Merced, Calif.. She was born June 29, 1925, to the late Charles and Martha Addy Rector in Newcomerstown. She graduated from Newcomerstown High School in 1943. She then moved to Tuscon, Ariz.

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

James Earl McCormick

James Earl McCormick, 75 of Newcomerstown passed away Friday, April 07, 2017 at his residence. He was born Wednesday, June 18, 1941 in Newcomerstown to the late James H. and Martha L. 'Stocker' McCormick. Earl was a Project Planner at Simonds Industry for over 25 years and was a member of St.

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Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Norma Jean Barker

Norma Jean Barker, 81, of Newcomerstown passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Riverside Manor Nursing & Rehab. Center. She was born July 19, 1935, in Tuscarawas Co. to the late Floyd and Ella (Stein) McCormick. She was a homemaker and a member of the Newcomerstown Church of the Nazarene.

Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Esther R. Schworm

Esther R. Schworm, 81, of Newcomerstown passed away Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Riverside Manor Nursing & Rehab. Center. She was born January 21, 1936, in Fresno to the late Clyde and Effie (Foster) Cutshall. She was a housewife and a member of Church of Christ of Newcomerstown.

Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Randall C. Lawrence

Randall C. Lawrence, age 58 of Cambridge, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017, at Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center. He was born in Cambridge, on Jan. 1, 1959, a son of the late Cecil W. Lawrence and Donna E. (Feldner) Lawrence. Mr.

Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Raymond 'Sonny' Williams

Raymond "Sonny" Williams, 86, passed away March 16, 2017. Son of John and Mildred Williams of Newcomerstown Ohio, he was a 1948 graduate of Newcomerstown High; a Navy veteran and had a career with Equitable Life of Georgia.

Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

George B. Braniger

George B. Braniger, 84, of Newcomerstown, died Monday, March 6, 2017, at Genesis Hospital in Zanesville, with his family by his side. He was born June 2, 1932, in New Philadelphia, Ohio to the late George Braniger and Althea (Schumaker) Braniger.

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Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Alice Joann Hogue

Alice Joann Hogue, 85, died March 3, 2017, with her family by her side, at Community Hospice, New Philadelphia, Ohio following her undaunted battle with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Alice is known and loved as "grandma" to the many children she babysat for more than twenty-five years.

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM

George B. Braniger

George B. Braniger, 84, of Newcomerstown, died Monday, March 6, 2017, at Genesis Hospital in Zanesville, with his family by his side. He was born June 2, 1932, in New Philadelphia, Ohio to the late George Braniger and Althea (Schumaker) Braniger.

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM

Carole R. Simpson

Carole R. Simpson, 73 of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday, March 05, 2017, at Union Hospital, Dover. She was born Friday, October 21, 1943, in Columbus to the late Robert and Lillian 'Dunno' Strausser. She had worked in customer service and had worked for the State of Ohio for 10 years.

Mar 8, 2017 12:00 AM

Marilyn J. Ellis

Marilyn J. Ellis, 80, died Friday, March 3, 2017, at Community Hospice House. She was born June 15, 1936, in Newcomerstown to the late Charles B. Mullen and Jewell (Byard) Mullen. She worked as an LPN at numerous facilities.

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

James Jim Robert Dobson

James "Jim" Robert Dobson, 78, of Newcomerstown, went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 17, 2017, at Union Hospital. He was born July 25, 1938, in West Bedford, Ohio to the late Lawrence (Tuck) Dobson and Clara M. (Wilson) Dobson. He graduated from Union High School.

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Ravin Anderson

Ravin Anderson, 77, of Newcomerstown, died Saturday, February 18, 2017, at his residence. He was born Friday, June 02, 1939 in Shelby Gap Kentucky to the late Eddie Anderson and Ellen (Lester) Anderson. He worked as a coal miner for 22 years and was a skilled tradesman.

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

James P. Foraker, Jr.

James P. Foraker, Jr., 78, of Port Washington died Monday, February 13, 2017, at Arbors at Stow. He was born April 20, 1938, in Newcomerstown to the late James P. Foraker Sr. and Helen Mae (Neighbor) Foraker. He was the owner of his own business, Foraker Pallet Lumber in Newcomerstown.

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 AM

Richard 'Rich' Thomas Allen

Richard "Rich" Thomas Allen, 78, of Baltic, died Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Oakpointe Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. He was born October 5, 1938, in Altoona, Pa. to the late William A. and Mary Bernadette (Tomlinson) Allen. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He was a member of St.

Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM

James P. Foraker, Jr.

James P. Foraker, Jr., 78, of Port Washington died Monday, February 13, 2017, at Arbors at Stow. He was born April 20, 1938, in Newcomerstown to the late James P. Foraker, Sr. and Helen (Neighbor) Foraker. He was the owner of his own business, Foraker Pallet Lumber in Newcomerstown.

Feb 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Linda K. Ott

Linda Kay (Wilson) Ott, 70, of 5552 Dakota Street, Zephyrhills, FL 33542, passed away Monday, February 6, 2017, at Gulfside Hospice in Zephyrhills, FL, following complications from a stroke that left her paralyzed in 2014 and another stroke that took her life the day of her passing.