Clyde F. “Mickey” McNeish Jr., 63, of Zanesville, joined his father in heaven at 10:03 P.M. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. He was born March 18, 1954, son of Erma Jean McGrath McNeish and the late Clyde McNeish, Sr. He was a 1972 graduate of West Muskingum High School and retired from the Ohio University Maintenance Department. He was also the owner of Mickey McNeish Auction Service and a realtor for Olde Town Realty. Mickey was a member of the Lodge of Amity #5 F & AM, York Rite, and Scottish Rite Valley of Cambridge. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, pickleball player and snowbird who loved Florida. He was a great dad who loved everyone, including life itself.
He is survived by his loving wife of twenty-four years, Diana Arnold Dodson McNeish, whom he married February 13, 1993; a son Jeff (Kate) Dodson of Pataskala; a sister, Cindy (Art) Snider of Zanesville; six nieces, Amanda (Luke) Chalfant, Julie (Joe) Higdon, Angela (Chris) Blackstone, Jodi (Rick) Creeks, Kim and Missy Arnold; five nephews, Chad Young of Florida and Jason (Sarah) Young of Pataskala, Danny and Justin Arnold of Kentucky, and Jimmy Arnold of Zanesvlle; six great-nieces, Annabelle, Penelope, Claire, Avery, Kinsley, and Brynlee; two great-nephews, Max and Jackson; a mother-in-law, Ann Arnold; a sister-in-law, Marsha (Bob) Young, of Zanesville; and two brother-in-laws, Danny (Cindy) Arnold of Kentucky and Jim (Nancy) Arnold of Zanesville.
Friends and family may call from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 30 at the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE with Masonic Services to be held at 7:45 P.M. by Lodge of Amity #5 F & AM. Funeral services will also be held at BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, May 31, with Mr. Chris Steele officiating. He will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made in Mickey’s name to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) with this link: https://www2.jdrf.org/site/Donation2?2374.donation=form1&df_id=2374&s_src=jdrf.org&s_subsrc=siteMenuLink or by mail 100 W. Old Wilson Bridge Road, Suite 118, Worthington, OH 43085.
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