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Robert E. Hughes

February 16, 1950 ~ April 26, 2021 (age 71)


Robert E. Hughes, 71, of New Lexington, formerly of New Straitsville, Ohio died at 11:15am on Monday, April 26, 2021 at Genesis Healthcare System in Zanesville, Ohio.

Born February 16, 1950 to the late Robert B. and Margaret E. Lantz Hughes.

Robert had a career in journalism; was a musician; loved sports especially baseball; he was the family historian and worked on our family tree; Methodist by faith and he had a deep and abiding Christian faith.

Survived by two nieces, Penny Riley and Christine Kier.

In addition to his parents, preceded in death by a sister, Carole A. Robinson and a nephew, Mark David Robinson.

Graveside funeral service and burial will be held at 2:30pm on Friday, April 30, 2021 at Shawnee Cemetery with Reverend Richard Newlon officiating.    

Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio in charge of arrangements.

Obituary and online register book at www.robertsfuneralhomenewlex.com


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Graveside Service
April 30, 2021

2:30 PM
Shawnee Cemetery
Tecumseh Road, SE
Shawnee, OH 43782

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