Richard “Dick” William Fusner

Richard William “Dick” Fusner, 93, of Zanesville, died 7:00 A.M. Thursday October 6, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born January 2, 1929 in Zanesville, a son of the late George W. and Bertha (Stemm) Fusner. He retired from Armco Steel in 1989, he was a United States Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a member of North Terrace Church of Christ, a member of American Legion Post 29 and Armco’s Veterans Club.

Surviving are his wife of seventy one years, Sarah A. (Maxwell) Fusner, married September 9, 1951; a daughter Pamela (Thomas) Schmeltzer; two sons Richard (Holly) Fusner, Steven (Debbie) Fusner; three grandchildren Erin (Dean) Burkhart, Matthew (Lindsay) Fusner, and Genna Fusner; six great grandchildren Owen Burkhart, Cy Burkhart, Case Burkhart, Windy Fusner, Amber Fusner, and Taylor Fusner.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by four sisters, Dorothy Carter, Betty Mox, and Carolyn Crozier and Ruth Ball; four brothers Russell, Warren, Ralph, and Robert Fusner.

Friends and family may call from 11:00 A.M. until time of service at 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday October 11, 2022 at The BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE ZANESVILLE with Mr. William Meaige officiating. He will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery with full Military Honors accorded to him by the United States Army in conjunction with the VFW George Selsam Post 1058.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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