Marian Marie (Myers-Smith) Nethers

Marian Marie (Myers-Smith) Nethers

NEWARK: A funeral service for Marian Marie (Myers-Smith) Nethers, 90, of Newark will be held at 11 AM on December 12, 2012 at Faith United Methodist Church, 261 E. Main St., Newark, OH with Reverend Jeff Perry officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Marian passed away on December 9, 2012 at her residence. She was born on November 4, 1922 to the late Isaac and Iva (Mason) Myers in Newark, OH.

She is survived by her daughters, Paula (Paul) Gaulke and Charlene (Wendell) Crain; grandchildren, Angelica (Justin) Dupler, Alivia Gaulke, Brody (Chelsea) Crain, Casey and Riley Crain, Sammy Crain and Mac Crain; sisters, Edythe VanWinkle and Dorthea Boehm; brothers-in-law, Robert Buchanan and Robert Abbott; numerous loved nieces and nephew and their families.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husbands, Charles E. Smith and Walter "Jake" Nethers; brothers, Howard (Jordy) Myers, Warren (Betty) Myers, Harry (Shirley) Myers and Ralph (Alma) Myers; sisters, Vera (Kenny) Westfall, Irma Abbott, Jean (Allen) Deuschel and Marjorie Lou Buchanan; brothers-in-law, Max R. VanWinkle and Carl Boehm.

Marian was a lifetime member of Faith United Methodist Church and Newark High School Class of 1940 Lunch Bunch. She was also a member of the Women of Faith and Faith United Methodist Church Choir. She was the shuttle service to all the neighborhood kids.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4-7 PM at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St., Newark, OH and Wednesday from 10-11 AM calling hours at the Church prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Faith United Methodist Church.

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 Dec. 11, 2012