Lapp joins Miller Funeral Home

COSHOCTON -- Jim Lapp, lifelong resident of Coshocton, joined The Miller Funeral Home, which opened on Main Street in Coshocton. Lapp is licensed for pre-planning funeral services or cremations or can easily transfer an existing pre-arrangement, and will be working full-time.

"I had the pleasure of previously working with Matt for four years and we have the same philosophy of putting family first," said Lapp. "I am excited to be a part of a local, family owned funeral home to bring back the traditional values in services for families."

Lapp graduated from Coshocton High School in 1972. He attended OSU and MATC and received his Ohio State Insurance License in October of 2006. He brings a combined 12 years of experience from Given-Dawson. He is a member of the Elks Lodge and has two sons, Bryan (Coshocton) and Kyle (Ft. Bragg, N.C.). Lapp is also the son of the late Welcome Lapp and Della Jane Lapp of Coshocton.

"I am proud to have Jim Lapp working beside me, he puts families and service first and that is what we are all about here at Miller Funeral Home," said owner Matt Miller.

For information on The Miller Funeral Home, visit them online at or by calling (740) 622-8000. You can also visit Miller Funeral Home at its public open house Jan. 16.