Latonya Nadine Vickers, age 63, of Blacklick, Ohio and formerly of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away Wednesday, April 6, 2022, in her residence.
She was born in Fostoria, Ohio March 7, 1959, a daughter of the late Donald Duane Sr. and Gloria Ann (Harper) LyBurtus.
She is survived by a daughter, Gloria Tarpley of Gahanna; a son, Nehkya (Jami Epps) LyBurtus of West Mansfield; seven grandchildren, Nicholas (Chelsea) Rumer, Kyra (Wayne) White, Jahkya (Charlotte) LyBurtus, Jaydaka Johnson, JaZander Johnson, Jaylon Johnson, and Sincere Ruffin; seven great grandchildren; two sisters, LaCretia Jackson and Kathy (Billy) Ferguson; a brother, Jerry LyBurtus; a sister-in-law, Linda LyBurtus; a host of nieces and nephews; a special great niece, Breanna Adams; her former son-in-law, Keith Tarpley; her longtime home health nurse, Tiara Horton and her cat, Flossy.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Brenda A. McBeth and Maria Yvonne LyBurtus; a brother, Donald Duane LyBurtus Jr. and a niece, Keyma Brown.
Latonya had worked as a nurse assistant until her health would not allow her to do so. She loved music and getting together with her family. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Blacklick, Ohio.
Visitation will be held Thursday, April 14, 2022. from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.
A celebration of life service, led by her family, will begin at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Burial will be at a later date.
The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine is honored to serve the Vickers family.