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Rebecca S. Minehart

October 23, 1954 ~ May 23, 2019 (age 64)


Rebecca S. Minehart, age 64, of Pickerington, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019,at her home in Pickerington.


Rebecca “Bec” was born on October 23, 1954, in Columbus, Ohio, to the late James E. Sr. and Lois (Bateman) Minehart.


She is survived by her brother, James E. Jr., and his wife (Carol) Minehart of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, along with a nephew, J.J. (Michele) Minehart of Upper Sandusky, and a niece, Sarah Minehart of Upper Sandusky, and great nieces and nephews Aleena, Henry, Molly, Corrine, and Maxwell.



She was preceded in death by her parents, and a niece, Christina Minehart.


Bec was a 1973 graduate of Lancaster High School. She received her Interior Designer, VCID in June of 1976.  For nearly 40 years she was employed by Lazarus at Eastland Mall, Gates McDonald/Nationwide and Equifax Workforce Solutions, retiring in 2016.  Rebecca was also self-employed as a Wilton Method Cake Instructor at JoAnn’s in Reynoldsburg.



Bec was baptized and confirmed as a youth at First Presbyterian Church in Lancaster.   She was a Girl Scout and had served as a summer church camp counselor at Geneva Hills.



Bec was passionate about the arts.  As an artisan, she received several awards for her creative works.  Her most recent award was at the 2016 Ohio State Fair Decorated Cake 2+ Tiers, second place.  Sewing, needlework and jewelry-making were also her specialties.


A Service Celebrating the Life of Rebecca Minehart will be held at 11 a.m.,
Saturday, June 8, 2019, at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky, with the Rev. Brian Arnold officiating. 


Visitation will be held on that Saturday one hour before the service at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, 476 S. Sandusky Ave. in Upper Sandusky. 


Memorial contributions may be made to The Christina L. Minehart Memorial Scholarship or a charity of your choice and can be sent to Lucas-Batton, 476 S. Sandusky Ave. Upper Sandusky, Ohio  43351.


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June 8, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
476 S. Sandusky Ave.
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351

Memorial Service
June 8, 2019

11:00 AM
476 S. Sandusky Ave.
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351


The Christina L. Minehart Memorial Scholarship

Charity of the donor's choice

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