Mary Virginia Staker (December 16, 1912 – March 29, 2010)


Mary Virginia Staker , 97 of Zanesville died 8:40 AM Monday, March 29, 2010 at Genesis Extended Care Rehab Center Zanesville following a long illness.

She was born Monday, December 16, 1912 in Loudonville OH the daughter of Milton Luther and Ada Clara(O’Hearn) Fulmer.

Mary was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church and retired from Gould National Battery.

She is survived by 3 sons, Gene (Mary Lou) Staker of Zanesville, John Staker of Canal Winchester and Jim (Darla) Staker Sr. of Duncan Falls; six grandchildren, Douglas Staker, Kama Botelho, Kerby Staker, Jim Staker Jr., Trina Dunkle, and Ashlee Schmitz. 11 Great Grandchildren and 2 great great granddaughters; a brother Harold Fulmer of Mansfield and a sister Viola Gills of Winter Haven, Florida. Preceded in death in addition to her parents, were her husband Robert F. Staker, a sister Blanche Brubaker Wunderle, three brothers Carl, Harry E. ”Ed” & Dick Fulmer.

Visitation to be held Tuesday March 30th from 2-4 & 6-8 with Christian Vigil to be held 7:45pm at the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 AM Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church 925 East Main Street Zanesville with Fr. Martin Ralko as celebrant. Burial will conclude in the Mt. Olive Cemetery Zanesville.

Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville Ohio. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit

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