George Hiotis

South Zanesville Businessman Dies

by George Hiotis on February 7, 2013 at 1:46 am

A longtime South Zanesville businessman has died.  85-year-old Ed Labaki passed away early Thursday morning.  Labaki was an entrepreneur and operated many businesses including Muskingum Auto Parts, Kawasaki Motorcycles, Putnam Point, Putnam Taverns and Muskingum Sales.  Calling hours will take place this Sunday from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8 at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home in Zanesville.  There will also be a Vigil Service at 7 that evening at the Funeral Home.  The funeral service will take place at St. Thomas Catholic Church Monday at 10 a.m.  Ed Labaki will be laid to rest at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.