Loraine S. Bloye

Loraine S. Bloye, 84 of Zanesville, died 12:47 PM, Friday, July 15, 2022, at Genesis Hospital Emergency Room in Zanesville.  She was born Wednesday, March 9, 1938, in Detroit, MI, the daughter of Roy Greenawalt and Kathryn (Shire) Greenawalt.


Loraine was owner and operator of The Candle Glow Tavern on Linden Avenue for many years. She loved to read, especially Danielle Steel books. Loraine enjoyed watching TV, and in her younger years loved to crochet.


Loraine is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Streck and Shelly (John) Rodgers both of Zanesville;  five grandchildren: Jennifer (Erin) Dolan of Stockbridge, MI, Lisa (Bill) Daouk of North Branch, MI, Helen (Bradley) Hutchinson of Washington State, Kristina Cid of Colorado Springs, CO and Theodore Rodgers of Zanesville;  several great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and her four legged feline family member, Molly.


In addition to her parents, Loraine was preceded in death by eight siblings


Friends may call 3:00 to 7:00 PM, Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at the Hillis, Combs & Nestor Funeral Home, 935 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, where Celebration of Life Services will follow at 7:00 PM, with Rev Darren Tolbert officiating. A caring cremation will follow and Loraine will be laid to rest in Michigan Memorial Gardens, Flat Rock, MI, at a later date. Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Muskingum County Animal Shelter Society in Loraine’s memory. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit www.hilliscombsnestor.com