Eric Vanover, 49, of Laurelville passed away on November 1, 2023. He was born on May 27, 1974 in Lancaster to Billy and Carolyn (Arledge) Vanover. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Christina Vanover and by brother Jeff Vanover. Eric is survived by his long-time girlfriend China Mercer children Ryan (Danelle), Jada, Alexis and Owen Vanover; grandchild Hunter and siblings Kevin Vanover, Kelly Morrison, Bonnie (Dwayne) Wagner and Sandy (Bill) Ebner. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. at the Wellman Funeral Home, Laurelville. Visitation will be on Tuesday from noon until the time of service. Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.