Carla A. McMullen, 66, of Newcomerstown, passed away Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, at her residence.

She was born Monday, Aug. 27, 1945, in Detroit, Mich., to the late Hazen and Dorothy (Harper) Milatz.

She was a school bus driver for Taylor Schools in Michigan.

She was married to Karl L. McMullen, who survives. She is also survived by one daughter, Lisa (Mike) Swinney of Burton, Mich.; stepson, Ricky McMullen of Newcomerstown; four stepdaughters, Vicki Newby of Newcomerstown, Peggy McMullen of Allen Park, Mich., Donna Coste of Tennessee, and Sandy (Doug) Buchanan of Romulas, Mich., 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Marian (Dan) Keck of Otter Lake, Mich.; stepbrother, George Heidrich Spring Green, Wis.; stepsister, Kathy Mims of Spring Green, Wis.; niece, Tracy (Bill) Mussman of South Carolina; and nephew, Danny Keck of Otter Lake, Mich.

She was preceded in death by one son, Michael Blanchard; and stepmother, Elizabeth Milatz.

Services were Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Derek Hickman officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 525 N. Broad St.. Canfield, OH 44406.

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