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Julia Van-Poele

January 14, 2018

Julia M. Van-Poele, age 37, of Newark, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at The Ohio State University Hospital in Columbus.

She was a beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and aunt.

Julia was born on May 22, 1980 in Newark to Randy and Diane (Shirley) Wheeler of Utica.

Julia is survived by her loving husband of 16 years, Joseph Van-Poele; three children, Bradley, Brayden and Bryson Van-Poele all of Newark; three sisters, Sandy (Aaron) Himelrick of Newark; Bobbi (Tom) Napier and Ryan (Jeremy Sparks) Wheeler both of Utica; nephews, Hunter, Hayden, Radek and Torin; her two grandfathers, Bud Wheeler and James Shirley, along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandmothers, Patricia Wheeler and Barbara Haynes.

Friends may call on Thursday., January 18, 2018 from 10:00 – 12:00 noon at Lasater Funeral Home, 11337 Upper Gilchrist Road in Mount Vernon, where funeral services will follow at 12:00 noon with Pastors Ben McKinstry and Bart Rine officiating.  Burial will be in Wilson Cemetery in Newark.

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