Lawrence A. Novaria

December 9, 1936 ~ March 28, 2020 (age 83)


Lawrence A. Novaria, 83 of Zanesville, went home to his Lord March 28, 2020 at his residence.

He was born December 9, 1936 in Brush Creek Township, son of the late, Charles A. Novaria and Goldie Kirkbride Novaria Pritchard.  He was a United States Navy Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict from 1954 to 1957.  He enjoyed gardening, fishing and camping at the family campground.

He is survived by his brother Dan (Becky) Pritchard; brother-in-law Leonard Hardman, Vic Duff; sister-in-law Mary Pritchard; special friend Sheila Blake; several nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and several great-great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sisters, Thelma Novaria, Esther (Loren) Seckman, Shirley Hardman, Nina Duff, Diane Gillogly; brothers, Kenny (Judy) Pritchard, Harold “Cal” Pritchard.

Due to current restrictions under state guidelines graveside services will take place Thursday April 2, 2020 at Rose Hill Cemetery.

DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

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In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Zanesville Salvation Army or St. Jude’s Children Hospital in memory of Lawrence A. Novaria.

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Graveside Service
April 2, 2020

4:00 PM
Rose Hill Cemetery
6690 Rose Hill Rd
Roseville, OH 43777

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