Glen Barker

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Glen E. Barker

ZANESVILLE: Glen E. Barker, 67 of Zanesville, OH died Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus following a sudden illness. He was born Thursday, April 18, 1946 in Zanesville, the son of Edgar Barker and Thelma (Scammon) Barker. He married Susie (Adair) Barker on Saturday, November 11, 1989 and was a member of South Zanesville United Methodist Church.

Glen worked for The Roekel Company for over 35 years and retired in 2008 following 10 years of service with Westwater Supply. He enjoyed camping and visiting places with his friends. Glen had a great sense of humor, loved to tell jokes and was the king of email jokes. He was a friend to all who knew him and never met a stranger.

Glen is survived by his wife: Susie Barker of the home; four children: Brian & Jennifer Barker of Duncan Falls, Karen & Todd Dunlap of Zanesville, Kelli Burk of Zanesville and Chuck & Rachel Miller of Zanesville; fifthteen grandchildren: Jackie & Ernie Winegardner, Katie Barker, Selina Barker, Elisa Barker, Brandon Barker, Kyle Dunlap, Josie Dunlap, Nikki & Shane Wickham, Jessica Burk, Samantha Burk, Charles & Kaylee Miller, Jr., Don Ethell, Amber Glosser, Brandy Shaffer and Megan Hall; nine great grandchildren' many brothers & sisters-in-laws and a special pet dog: Cassie

In addition to his parents, Glen was preceded in death by one grandson: Christopher Miller and one great grandson: Dallas Barker.

Friends may call from 1:00 to 3:00 & 5:00 to 7:00 PM, Saturday, December 28, 2013 at The Hillis, Combs & Nestor Funeral Home, 935 Forest Avenue, Zanesville where Funeral Services will be held at 7:00 PM with Rev. Joy French officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to at the following address in Glen's memory To sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note condolence please visit


Published in the Times Recorder on Dec. 27, 2013
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