John L. Dovenbarger

| February 28, 2021

John L. Dovenbarger, 80, of West Lafayette, Ohio passed away at Lafayette Pointe Nursing Home in West Lafayette on Saturday Feb. 27, 2021.

John was born in Morgan County on October 20, 1940 to the late Alfred and Alta (Cain) Dovenbarger.

He graduated from Conesville High School, had worked at AEP Conesville Power Plant in security and in the maintenance department at Whispering Falls Campground and the Coshocton County Fairgrounds. John and his wife, Glenna were well known for selling snow cones, popcorn and lemonade at their traveling concession stand, Dove’s Concessions.

John is survived by his children, Donnie (Cecelia) Shriver of Leesburg, FL, Dane Shriver of Wooster and Jonna (Bruce) Wright of Wooster; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Glenna Dovenbarger; two brothers, Bob and Junior Dovenbarger; three sisters, Pearl Miller, Jean Dovenbarger and Judy Edie.

A memorial service will be held at The Miller Funeral Home, Coshocton in the spring and burial of John’s cremated remains will take place in South Lawn Cemetery.

An online memorial is located at

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