Stories tagged with: Funeral

January 21, 2016 - 11:19pm
17 weeks 5 days ago

 Local law enforcement officers are planning to show their support after the shooting death of a Danville Policeman on Sunday.

The funeral arrangements are set for Thomas Cottrell Jr. who died in the line of duty. Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz said when one officer falls the entire law enforcement community feels it.

"It's a fraternity, it's a fraternal family and when you badge on no matter whether it's a city badge or a county badge. We would fly to help the...

December 19, 2013 - 6:46pm
2 years 22 weeks ago

A local hero was laid to rest on Thursday.

Hundreds of people and at least 30 fire departments from across Ohio and West Virginia paid their respects to the late South Zanesville mayor and firefighter, Terry Richard "Dick" Guss at his funeral on Thursday. New Concord Fire Department's Fire Chief, Brent Gates, described Guss as a well respected and dedicated firefighter who always went the extra mile.

"I would say I've known dick...

July 16, 2013 - 6:46pm
2 years 44 weeks ago

A former Muskingum County Sheriff was laid to rest Tuesday afternoon after fearlessly battling lung cancer and emphysema.

Bernie Gibson became the sheriff in 1977 and after being re-elected four times, held office longer than any other sheriff. Tuesday morning, there was a funeral service at William Thompson and Son Funeral Home followed by a burial at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Stovertown where there was a 21 gun salute and a flag folding ceremony.

"Well it's a very...

March 15, 2010 - 4:40pm
6 years 10 weeks ago

The funeral arrangements are now in place for a 13-year-old Dresden girl who was killed in a car accident last week.

The Hillis and Hardwick Funeral Home says calling hours for Alison Clark are this Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

It will be held at the North Terrace Church of Christ on Bowers Lane in Zanesville. The funeral will also be held at the church.

Clark will be laid to rest at Eastern Cemetery in Summerfield.

November 30, 2009 - 6:44pm
6 years 25 weeks ago

Family and friends are saying their final goodbyes to 18-year-old Beau Greiner.

He was laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park this afternoon.

Greiner's friends say they wanted to do something special in his memory, so they brought out their ATV's and dirt bikes, saying it's what Greiner would have wanted.

"We used to hang out everyday after school and stuff, riding bikes. He taught us how to live and have fun every day, " Greiner's friend Rick Chambers.


October 8, 2009 - 11:43pm
6 years 32 weeks ago

The former owner of Nicols Family Restaurant and Ice Cream on Putnam Avenue has passed away, but Margaret Nicols' family says her memory will live on along with her food.

"She was a wonderful lady. She made sure everybody had something to eat and never wanted anybody hungry, " says Nichols' eldest daught, Marilyn Englehart.

Englehart says her mother and father opened Nicols Family Restaurant and Ice Cream back in 1947.

She says her mother was known for her...

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