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Vicky E. Best

Vicky E. Best, 71 of rural Zanesville, passed away Saturday evening, Nov. 26, 2022, at her residence.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed volunteering over the years. Vicky was a 1969 graduate of Concordia Lutheran High School. In 1971 she received her certification as a Dental Assistant from the Career Academy in Columbus, Ohio. She was a member of the Salvation Army Church in Fort Wayne and was a member of two Native American Lodges. Vicky volunteered for the Salvation Army and was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout Committee member and chair. She enjoyed traveling and collecting “Peanuts” memorabilia.

Vicky was born on February 21, 1951, in Fort Wayne a daughter of the late Robert C. and Artina (Cable) Sommer.

She was united in marriage to Dale Best on Oct. 7, 1972, in Fort Wayne. Dale survives.

Additional survivors include two sons: Tim Best of Elwood, and Matt (Jamie) Best of Fishers; a brother: Rob (Becky) Sommer of Zanesville; her mother-in-law: Annette Best of Ossian; a sister-in-law: Wanda Sommer of Fort Wayne; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers: Tom Sommer and Jeff Sommer.

Visitation will take place on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022, from 3 - 7 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, Markle Chapel, 415 N. Lee St., Markle.

Funeral services will take place on Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, at 10:30 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, Markle Chapel. There will be one hour of visitation prior to the service.
Interment will be in the Hoverstock Cemetery in Zanesville.

Preferred Memorials can be made out to the Boy Scouts of America, The Salvation Army of Fort Wayne, or the American Cancer Society. All can be sent in care to Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.

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