Harlan L. Foltz (May 5, 1921 – February 9, 2011)

Harlan L. Foltz, 89, of Zanesville, passed peacefully away at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at the Cedar Hill Care Center. He was born May 5, 1921, in Bowersville, Ohio, a son of the late Rev. George and Esther Wilcox Foltz. The family moved to Irville, Ohio when his father accepted the position […]

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Shelby J. Owens (October 26, 1944 – February 10, 2011)

Shelby J. Owens, 66, of Zanesville, died at 12:25 a.m. Thursday, February 10, 2011 at the Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born October 26, 1944, a daughter of the late Ellis and Verna Whitehouse Robinson. She was a retired assembler for Lear Corp. She was a member of the American Legion Post #29 Ladies […]

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Linda S. Steer (June 11, 1937 – February 8, 2011)

Linda S. Achauer Steer, 73, of Zanesville, went to be with her Lord at 5:07 p.m. Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at the Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. Linda was born June 11, 1937, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late Lawrence Dale and Elinor Gibson Achauer. Linda was a 1955 graduate of the new Zanesville High School. […]

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Betty M. Riggle (April 26, 1932 – January 30, 2011)

Betty M. Riggle, 78, of Hopewell, died unexpectedly at 7:52 p.m. Sunday, January 30, 2011 at the Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born April 26, 1932, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late Roy and Doris Thomas Ashton. She graduated from Lash High School and attended Meredith Business College. She worked as a nurse’s […]

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Shane Christopher Lutz (June 23, 1982 – February 5, 2011)

Shane Christopher Lutz, 28, of Nashport, beloved son of Christina L. Lutz, died at 6:50 p.m. Saturday, February 5, 2011 at his home. He was born June 23, 1982, in Zanesville. He worked for Starlight Industries. Shane was an avid basketball player for Starlight, enjoyed playing baseball for the Miracle League, was a Special Olympics […]

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Dr. Joseph S. Covert (May 2, 1921 – February 6, 2011)

Dr. Joseph S. Covert, 89, of Zanesville, died Sunday, February 6, 2011 at the Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center in Akron. Dr. Covert was born in Zanesville, May 2, 1921, the son of the late Chester L. and Margaret Hormuth Covert. He graduated from Lash High School, then from the Illinois College of Optometry […]

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Richard J. Straker (May 6, 1929 – February 7, 2011)

Richard J. Straker, 81, of Zanesville, passed away Monday evening February 7, 2011 at the Helen Purcell Home. He was born May 6, 1929 in Zanesville the son of the late B. Robert and Marguerite B. Ackert Straker. Richard was a graduate of Staunton Military Academy in Virginia, attended Marietta College and was a member […]

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Helen M. (Rush) Hupp (January 28, 1921 – February 6, 2011)

Helen M. (Rush) Hupp, 90, of Zanesville, slowly and peacefully passed away at 12:50 p.m. Sunday, February 6, 2011 at the Willow Haven Care Center. She was born January 28, 1921, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late William Martin and Clara Louisa Wells Rush. During her 90 years, she was a member of the […]

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Carl Paxton (January 1, 1901 – February 7, 2011)

THOMPSON-FARUS FUNERAL HOME Carl “Jim” Paxton, 64, of Florence Avenue, Zanesville, passed away Feb 7, 2011 at 10:02 AM at Genesis Hospital, Good Samaritan Campus. Jim was born August 19, 1946 in Zanesville, the son of Ellen Wheeler of Zanesville and the late Lloyd Paxton. He retired as a truck driver working for Pepsi for […]

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Dorothy Lewis (January 1, 1901 – February 6, 2011)

Dorothy Carol Brewer Lewis, 72, of Buckeye died of lung cancer Feb. 4, 2011. Mrs. Lewis, who was known as “Dottie,” was born Feb. 15, 1938, in Zanesville, Ohio, to Bernice and Willis Brewer. She moved to Arizona in 1965. She worked for five Buckeye farms before retiring in 2009. She is survived by a […]

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