Tara A. Dyer, 57, of Zanesville, died at 1:06 p.m. Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. She was born January 9, 1955, in Zanesville, a daughter of Rita Hale Gains of Zanesville and the late Kenneth Gains. She graduated from Zanesville High School Class of 1973 and graduated with an Associateâ€™s Degree from the Muskingum Area Technical College. She was co-owner of Bell Electric Company and had worked for Hilton Hotels and Starlight. She volunteered at the Franklin County Office of Aging. She loved animals and was a loving person who enjoyed her children and grandchildren.
Surviving in addition to her mother, are her husband, John B. Dyer of the home; two sons, Cory (Beth) Lloyd of Westerville and Chad (Sara) Tom of Kearny, NJ; five grandchildren, Peyton, Sam, Anna, Noah and Emily; and two brothers, Jeff (Cindy) Gains of Zanesville and Mark (Colleen) Gains of Columbus.
Friends and family may call from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville with Chaplain Tim Patton officiating. Burial will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials contributions may be made to the Animal Shelter Society, 1430 Newark Rd., Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
To send a note of condolence, order flowers or comfort food for the Dyer Family: www.bolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com