NEWARK — Gary L. Mortine, 64, of Eastern Avenue, Newark, passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at Licking Memorial Hospital in Newark.
He was born June 20, 1946, in Coshocton to Woodrow and Thelma (Geese) Mortine. Gary was a self-employed independent contractor in home interiors.
He is survived by his son, Andy Mortine of Pataskala; his mother, Thelma Mortine of Mount Vernon; his brother, Dennis Mortine of Mount Vernon; his sister, Wilma (Robert) Neiderhouser of Mount Vernon; the mother of his son, Joan Mortine; and several nieces and nephews.
Gary was preceded in death by his father, Woodrow Mortine; and his grandparents.
There will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private service at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Gary L. Mortine.
Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of one’s choice. To leave a condolence to the family online visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.