Carolyn K. Hartshorn

Carolyn K. Hartshorn

NEWARK: Private services were on Friday April 5, 2013, for Carolyn Christine Hartshorn, 88, of Newark with The Rev. Kathryn Clausen of Trinity Episcopal Church officiating. Burial took place at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Carolyn died Saturday, March 30, 2013, in the care of Hospice of Central Ohio at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center at Licking Memorial Hospital.

Carolyn was born June 10, 1924, in Newark, to the late Harry V. and Irma M. (Bonshire) Kuppinger. She married the late Donald M. Hartshorn on August 30, 1947, who died on April 5, 2012.

A 1942 graduate of Newark High School and Newark College of Commerce, Carolyn was employed as secretary at Park National Bank until leaving to raise her family. From 1961 to 1986 she assisted her husband in the family business, Hartshorn's Bakery.

Surviving are her children, Linda (Larry) Harvey of Newark, Ohio, Steven Hartshorn of Houston, Texas, Dr. Robert (Julie) Hartshorn of Hamilton, Ohio, and Diana (Chris) Stassen of Newark, Ohio; grandchildren, Brett Hartshorn, Scott (Beth) Hartshorn, Kyle Hartshorn, Travis Hartshorn, Brad, Hartshorn, Karen Stassen, and Matt Hartshorn. She is also survived by her sister, Shirley (Kenneth) Varner of Fallsburg, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058.

The family requests that all guestbook condolences be signed at and click obituaries/guestbook entry.


Funeral Home

Brucker & Kishler Funeral Home
985 North 21st Street Newark, OH 43055

Published in the Advocate on Apr. 6, 2013