James “Randy” Van Buskirk

October 09, 1959 ‒ June 10, 2006

Delaware, Ohio

James “Randy” Van Buskirk, age 46 died Saturday June 10, 2006 at Arbors of Delaware following a six month illness.

Randy was born in Bad Hersfeld, Germany on October 9, 1959 to the late Norma Jean (Patrick) Van Buskirk, who preceded him on May 2, 1994 and James A. Van Buskirk of Delaware. He was a member of the Alum Creek Friends Church, a meat cutter for the former US Store and he enjoyed cars, fishing and golf. He was a free spirit and his greatest joy in his life was his grandchildren.

In addition to his father he is survived by Son: Benjamin M. (Amy) Van Buskirk of Delaware; Grandchildren: Justin and Haylee Marie; Brothers: Robert (Katrin) Van Buskirk of Erfurt, Germany and Steve of Delaware. Special friend: Jan.

Preceded by Sister: Diane Lynn Van Buskirk in 1960; Sister-in-law: Kathy Van Buskirk; Niece: Jenna Van Buskirk both on January 9, 2004; Niece: Olivia Iris Van Buskirk on May 14, 1995.

Randy’s family will greet friends on Tuesday June 13, 2006 from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William Street, Delaware where services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Rev. James Brantingham officiating. Interment will follow in the Marlborough Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to the family.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com