COSHOCTON Gregory Lee Colburn, 54, of Newcomerstown, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at the Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 25, 1957, in Steubenville, to Tom and Marlene (McNeely) Colburn.

He graduated from Coshocton High School and worked at Plymouth Foam Company in Newcomerstown for 22 years.

He enjoyed turkey and deer hunting, working on his car, playing video games, watching movies with his daughter, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Donna Colburn; parents, Tom and Marlene Colburn of Coshocton; sons, Jay (Mayme) Colburn of Columbus and Gregory (Susie) Colburn II of Columbus; daughter, Keri (fianc Joe Hallman) Colburn of Dennison; daughter-in-law, Tiffany Self-Colburn; two grandchildren, Ryson Colburn and Laikyn Colburn; sisters, Deanna (Rick) Murray, Christy (Mike) Parsons, and Cindy (Mike) Colburn; and several nieces and nephews.

Greg was preceded in death by his son, Joshua Colburn.

Calling hours were Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at the Given-Dawson Funeral Home, Coshocton.

A cremation will follow at a later date.

An online memorial can be viewed at