Gary D. Bouska, age 55, died unexpectedly, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at his home near Scio.

Born Feb. 26, 1958 in Wheeling, W.Va. he was a son of Jane Gatten Bouska Ridenbaugh of Warsaw and the late Andy Bouska; a step son of Leo Ridenbaugh; a grandson of the late Dennis and Martha Gatten and Anna and Andy Bouska and a son-in-law of Bob and Miriam Addy of Tappan.

A celebration of Gary’s life will be held Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 at 7 p.m. in Pleasant Valley Methodist Church, 35500 Cadiz-Dennison Rd. (St Rt 250), Scio with Pastor Bob King and Pastor Chuck Mehl officiating. Friends may call prior to the service Tuesday from 12-3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Valley Methodist Church, c/o Linda Kelly, 87995 Buxton Rd., Scio 43988 or American Heart Assoc., P.O. Box 163549, Columbus 43216-3549. Koch Funeral Home, Scio has been entrusted with his arrangements.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.