Our Obituaries

Ronald Childers

May 30, 1949 - August 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Brad B. Hall

July 23, 1932 - August 20, 2017

Brad Hall, age 85, went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, August 20, 2017Beloved husband of 59 years to Gerri; Loving father of Angie Hall and Lori Koncsol; Dear grandfather of Abby; and brother to Jennie (John) Beane.Brad was an Army Veteran, having served as Military Policeman in Germany; retired after 25 years from Babcock & Wilcox, and served as a...
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Lawrence Rothstein

November 27, 1928 - August 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Brian S. Drozek

October 14, 1983 - August 13, 2017

Brian Drozek, age 33, born in Akron, Ohio on October 14, 1983, we lost him suddenly and tragically on August 13, 2017.Loving husband of Lizzy; dear son to Stan and Gale; beloved brother of David and Leah; loving uncle to Brielle, and friend of many.Brian was a lifelong resident of Fairlawn, manager of a local business, and involved in community events.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in...
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Helen L. Jones

June 19, 1921 - August 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Scottie L. Kelly

September 7, 1931 - August 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Cindy J. Smith

November 9, 1951 - August 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Dawn Dempsey

December 13, 1946 - August 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Faye G. Faris

May 16, 1929 - August 2, 2017

Faye G. Faris, born May 16, 1929 to Paul and Lula Gabbard in Cow Creek, KY., and was a long time resident of Fairlawn, Ohio.Preceded in death by her husband Douglas W Faris, sons Douglas W Faris II and Alan Faris.Faye is survived by her daughters Diana Faris and Connie Smith, daughters-in-law Martha Faris and Judy Faris, eight grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.Family wishes to thank the...
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Evelyn C. Hill

January 20, 1930 - August 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Dorothy L. Huston

March 9, 1923 - July 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Dorothy L. Huston

March 9, 1923 - July 30, 2017

Dorothy Louise Huston (née) Liggett, 1923 to 2017, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family. She's preceded in death by her husband of 66 years John Huston. She leaves behind children: Janice Larkin (Frank), Diane Bailey (Paul - deceased), Donald Huston (Cinder), Carol Weiner, John Huston (Cheryl); she will also be missed by grandchildren: Christine Frost, Bret and Brady...
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Hamilton MOOREHEAD

July 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Haynes B. Robinson

May 24, 1932 - July 24, 2017

Dr. Haynes Robinson died on July 24, 2017 after a long illness. He was born in Shreveport Louisiana and was the son of Haynes Robinson, Sr. and Hazetta Robinson ( nee Jones). Dr. Robinson spent most of his life in Akron, Ohio. Even as young child, he displayed a tireless work ethic. He was so intent upon becoming a paper boy that he rolled blank pieces of paper and delivered them to practice...
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Ants G. Aro

October 13, 1925 - July 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Heather C. Douglas

September 22, 1937 - July 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Carole Ann Douglas

September 22, 1937 - July 21, 2017

Carole Ann Douglas. Born in Ivydale, W.V. on September 22, 1937 passed away in Akron, OH. on July 21, 2017.Preceded in death by her parents William and Myrtle Douglas, and brother-in-law George Hall.Loving mother of Jeff; Dearest grandmother to Ashley and Robert; Loving and dear sister of Gwendelyn Hall of St. Petersburg, FL., Marilyn (Richard) Thomas of Pinehurst, N.C., Ella Kay Lakhia of Green...
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Chaker T. Debs

October 20, 1937 - July 18, 2017

Chaker Tanios Debs, age 79, went to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving family on July 18,2017. He was born October 20, 1937, in Deir él Ghazal, Lebanon, where he met his wife Micheline (Sadie) of 55 years. Chaker immigrated to Akron, Ohio, on July 25, 1977, with his wife and three children. He and his wife owned and managed several restaurants in the Akron area (Tony's Gyro and...
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Mary MATTHEWS

February 11, 1923 - July 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Mary Frances Matthews

February 11, 1923 - July 17, 2017

Mary Frances Matthews was born to Harvey Douglas and Katherine Cummins February 11, 1923 in Akron, Ohio.She was employed by and retired from AT&T. Mary was a member of the Pioneers Club, and LeBron James Grandmother's Club. She was an avid musician playing both the piano and organ. Mary was also a member of the Livingstone Apostolic Church. Mary met and married her "Soul Mate" Grady...
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Guy W. Moore

October 24, 1936 - July 17, 2017

Guy W. Moore. Born in Pulaski, Virginia on October 24, 1936 and passed away in Wooster, Ohio on July 17th, 2017.Beloved husband of 56 years of Lottie Moore (Wagner); Devoted father to Carl and Shawn (Cathy); cherished Papa of Erin, Sarah, Julie, Shawn "Bubba", Joey, and Davey; Loving great-grandfather to Kendall and Vincent; Dear brother to six siblings.Guy was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during...
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William M. Vigh

January 22, 1934 - July 14, 2017

William M. Vigh born January 22, 1934 to Anna (Stano) and Joseph Vigh in Cleveland, Ohio.William was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers James and Daniel; son-in-law Tim Fellers.He is survived by his wife Nancy of 40 years; children Deborah Fellers, Kymberlie (Bernard) Rossetti, and William B (Sandy) Vigh; Step-children Peggy (Rick) Askew and Michael G (Cindy) Tench III;...
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Duyen Nguyen

December 16, 1938 - July 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Duyen Thi Nguyen

December 16, 1938 - July 9, 2017

Duyen Thi Nguyen (Dang), age 78, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 9th, 2017.She was the beloved wife of Pastor Cang Dang for 61 years, a devoted mother of thirteen children, and a loving grandmother to thirty-four grandchildren. Her top two priorities in life were serving God and spending time with family. Duyen was an inspiration to others because of her giving spirit...
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Susanna Meusel

August 12, 1927 - July 5, 2017

Susanna Meusel (nee Dienesch), age 89, entered into rest peacefully July 5th, 2017; beloved wife of the late Alfred K.; cherished mother of Susanna Merrick (Kenneth), Al Meusel (Pat), and Mike Meusel; dearest grandmother of Kirk (Cheryl) and Bryan (Tiffanie) Merrick; dearest great-grandmother of Rachel and Lauren Merrick; devoted sister of the late Andy Scherer (Rebecca) and the late Juan Scherer...
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John A. Goffinet

August 11, 1960 - June 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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John A. Goffinet

August 11, 1960 - June 30, 2017

John A Goffinet passed away suddenly on June 30, 2017.John was born August 11, 1960 and grew up in Tallmadge. He lived his adult life in the Akron area. He was employed most of his life in the construction industry. John was a fun loving person who loved to cook, garden, fish, and spend time with his family and friends. He was a faithful Browns fan, still waiting for the next Super Bowl win...
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Lucille M. King

May 6, 1921 - June 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Blazo P. KOVACEVICH

July 21, 1930 - June 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Blazo P. Kovacevich

July 21, 1930 - June 20, 2017

Blazo Kovacevich died June 20, 2017. Blazo was born in Galveston, Texas July 21, 1930, one of 12 children of the late Petar and Rista Kovacevich. He was very proud of his Serbian heritage and attended St. Demetrius and St. Archangel Michael churches.He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was General Manager of the Furniture Division Cooperative Enterprises of Akron and had many sales jobs. He was a...
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Gaynelle F. Demeter

September 14, 1918 - June 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Gaynelle F. Demeter

September 14, 1918 - June 18, 2017

Gaynelle Fern Demeter (Roach), age 98, passed away peacefully on June 18, 2017 at Altercare of Wadsworth.Gaynelle was born to Laura and Vernon Roach on September 14, 1918. She was the oldest of seven siblings.Preceded in death by her husband Joe of 58 years, son Joe, and several siblings. Gaynelle is survived by her daughter Ardine (Jack) Hausch of Akron, sisters Eileen Farnsworth of Wadsworth...
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Randolph E. McArdle

February 27, 1950 - June 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Randy E. McArdle

February 27, 1950 - June 8, 2017

Randy McArdle age 67 of Ravenna, Ohio formerly of Akron. He was the loving brother of Tom (Toni), Pat, Dave (deceased), Ken (Tammy), Phil, and Sue (Alex) Villanueva, dearest uncle and friend of many. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 10:00 until 11:00 AM with the Funeral Service following at 11:00 AM at the Walters Funeral Home at Rose Hill located at 3653 W. Market St.,...
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Richard Charles Lopez

July 13, 1927 - June 8, 2017

Richard C Lopez, age 89, passed away on June 8, 2017. Survived by his children and their families; preceded in death by his ex-wife.Family will receive friends on Friday, June 16th, from 10:00-11:00 AM in the Walters Funeral Home at Rose Hill 3653 W. Market St., Fairlawn, OH. Private family inurnment will take place immediately following in Rose Hill Burial Park.
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Scott W. NELSON

September 10, 1953 - June 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Scott Wayne Nelson

September 10, 1953 - June 6, 2017

Scott W Nelson, age 63, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.Preceded in death by his father, Wayne F Nelson.Devoted son of Esther Nelson, Beloved brother of Linda (Jim) Stark of Cincinnati, OH., and uncle to Kate Stark.Scott graduated from Akron Firestone High School, attended Ashland College, and was devoted to his family.In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Scott's memory to...
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Donna M. Rearick

March 25, 1930 - June 6, 2017

Donna Mae Rearick, age 87, beloved wife of the late Harry; dear mother of Mitch (Joan) and Lori Russell; loving grandmother of Mitch (Jody), the late Bryan Scott, Clayton (Stacey), Alison (Nick), and Andrew (Donnaven), great grandmother of Kennedy, Madison, Bryan, Bryce, Logan, Natalie, Kendra, Piper, Riley, Zoey, Mackenzie, and Joey.Donna was involved in the Eastern Star, Daughters of American...
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Virginia DeGirolamo

November 12, 1943 - June 4, 2017

Virginia "Beth" DeGirolamo went to heaven on June 4, 2017.Preceded in death by her parents and her daughter, Bonnie.Survived by her daughter Joanna (Tim) Sawders; grandchildren Irene (John), Samantha (Jeremy),USMC Corporal Michael (Caitlin), Seth, Kassandra, Roan, and Caden; nine great-grandchildren; brothers John (Deborah) and Dale (Elaine); many nieces and nephews.Beth enjoyed volunteering at...
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Joseph J. Saiani

March 21, 1917 - June 2, 2017

Joe, age 100, entered heaven on June 2, 2017 and was reunited with his beloved wife Posie of 75 years and his daughter Sheree Kohmann.Joe is survived by sons Renny (Joan) Saiani and Randy (Betsy) Saiani; six grandchildren (Jeff Saiani, Joe Kohmann, Dean Kohmann, Fritz Kohmann, Matt Saiani and Jenni Saiani) and eleven great-grandchildren.Joe was born in Seminole, Pennsylvania, and lived most of...
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Joe J. Davis

October 22, 1925 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Jean Lois Herwick

November 19, 1938 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Joe Jack Davis

October 22, 1925 - May 29, 2017

Joe J. (Jack) Davis was born October 22nd, 1925 in Akron Ohio and passed away May 29th, 2017. He served in the U. S. Navy during WWII in the Pacific theater as a Naval Airman in dive bombers. He retired from B.F. Goodrich in 1982 with 39-years of service. In retirement Jack enjoyed his animals, being outdoors, a cup of coffee and smoking his pipe. His sharp wit was always precipitated by that ...
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Julia M. Baughman

July 1, 1935 - May 28, 2017

Julia "Judy" Marie Baughman (nee: Roelle) passed away peacefully on May 28th, 2017 surrounded by her family at the Ohio Living Rockynol Nursing Home in Akron.Born in Cleveland, Ohio July 1, 1935 the family moved to Akron when she was 5 years old.Judy graduated from St. Vincent High School in 1953, and was a secretary at Goodyear before starting a family. She was a lunch lady at Erie Island...
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Patsy Korora

November 18, 1919 - May 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Walters Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Leonard M. Dziczkowski

September 13, 1950 - May 21, 2017

Richfield- Leonard (Len, Lenny) Dziczkowski, 66, of Richfield went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 21, 2017 peacefully surrounded by his family at Akron General Hospital in Akron, OH. He was a devoted husband to wife, Kathy (Motoc), for 43 years, and a loving son, father, grandfather, and friend. Born on September 13th, 1950, in Cleveland to Longin and Dorothy Dziczkowski, Len was a graduate...
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Michael A. Nucciarone

February 26, 1958 - May 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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George Paul Manos

April 14, 1933 - May 20, 2017

George P. Manos, Retired Army Lt Col died on May 20, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Jeanette. Also survived by his son Paul (Betsy)Manos, and his two daughters Carolyn (Mike) Plevris, and Elena (David) Prohaska. He adored his 6 grandchildren, Brandon, Andrew, Alexia, James, Maximos, and Genevieve. A graduate of the University of Akron, George served as President of both...
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Michael A. Nucciarone

February 26, 1958 - May 20, 2017

Michael A Nucciarone, age 59, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2017.He was preceded in death by his parents Albert and MaryEllen, and sisters Fran Keys and Toni Nucciarone.Survived by Virginia, his loving wife of 24 years; his sisters Mary (Vincent) Militano, Michelle (Drew) Belfiore, Kathleen (Dan) Bales, Kristine (Randy) Norris, Tina (Mike) Gregerson; eleven nieces and nephews; and their kind...
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Joni Ann Johnson

August 16, 1952 - May 19, 2017

Joni Johnson of Copley, OH passed away unexpectedly on May 19, 2017.Joni is survived by her husband, Jim; sons, Jim Jr. (Nicci) and Danny; granddaughters, Julia and Anna; sister, Pat (David) Leahy of Port Charlotte, FL and brother Ray (Janet) Kenyon of Laughlin, NV; brother-in-law, Joe Johnson of Alexandria, VA.Joni's granddaughters brought her endless joy and we are thankful for the time she had...
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Michael S. WALTERS

December 31, 1953 - May 19, 2017

Michael S. Walters entered in to eternal rest on May 19, 2017He was preceded in death by his father Samuel P. Walters.Michael was a devoted son to Jean M. Walters, father of Michael E. (Marie) and Steven (Jodie), and grandfather of Stephen, Jace, Kaden, Mia, Xavier. Loving brother to Timothy, Venus (Keith) Schmidt, Diane (Terry) Veverka, Dana (Mark) Klaus, and Cindy (Mike) Jarden; and uncle to...
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Majory Bakay

April 16, 1923 - May 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Diane C. Doland

April 27, 1940 - May 17, 2017

Diane C. Doland, age 77 entered into rest on May 17, 2017Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Lee; loving mother of Scott and the late Beckilyn.Diane cherished and dedicated her life to her family. Her encouragement to family and friends always came from her heart. Diane's influence will live on in the legacy of music through her children.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Kidney...
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Dennis Lamont Huggins

November 14, 1981 - May 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Doris A. Oxford

August 4, 1944 - May 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Doris A. Oxford

August 4, 1944 - May 8, 2017

Doris A. Oxford, age 72, passed away peacefully on May 8, 2017.Preceded in death by her mother, Ethel Hider-Nicewander and her brother, Carl Hider.She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert E.; children Tammy (Ron) Miller, Robert, Jr., Kim (John) Squires, and Todd A (Chris); grandchildren Amanda, Tiffany, Ron III, Jennifer, and Johnathan Miller, Mark, Shannon, and Matthew Squires, Ryan...
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Robert A. Johns

January 20, 1923 - May 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Robert A. Johns

January 20, 1923 - May 1, 2017

Robert A. Johns Jr. was born on January 20, 1923 to the late Robert A. Johns Sr. and Willie Mae Arnette-Johns in Woodville Mississippi. He was the oldest of four children. He received his early education in Woodville Public Schools. At an early age, he left school to take care of his mother and siblings. In 1943, Robert joined the US Army to serve his country. He served in WW II, touring...
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Joseph F. Mure,

October 17, 1951 - April 30, 2017

Joseph F. Mure, MD, passed away at age 65 on April 30, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Joe was born on Oct. 17, 1951 in Passaic, N.J., to Rose Marie and the late Philip Mure. He married the love of his life, Janet Quotidian, on Nov. 14, 1982. He found his joy in spending time with Jan and their children, Michael and his wife Brooke, of New York, and daughter Jaclyn of Akron. His...
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Merle V. YOUNG

December 17, 1927 - April 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Margaret A. Watson

December 21, 1927 - April 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Margaret Watson

December 21, 1927 - April 28, 2017

Margaret "Peg" Watson passed away peacefully on April 28, 2017 surrounded by her family.Peg was preceded in death by William, her husband of 49 years. Survived by her children Peter, David, Rebecca (John) Patterson, and grandson Joseph Patterson.A graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, she then taught elementary school in Akron, OH; Barber's Point in Hawaii, Norfolk, Va., Lewes, Delaware, and was...
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Evelyn E. Hardy

May 19, 1927 - April 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Evelyn E. Hardy

May 19, 1927 - April 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Catavolos Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Shawn S. Steere

February 19, 1934 - April 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Catavolos Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Helyn C. Connelly

March 7, 1926 - April 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Helyn C. Connelly

March 7, 1926 - April 23, 2017

Helyn C Connelly, age 91, of Medina, Ohio passed away on April 23, 2017 in Medina. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 7, 1926 to the late Constantine and the late Mary (nee: Merschenko) Zarko. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert J Connelly. She is survived by her nieces, Barbara (Dave) Johns, Janet Matthews, and Judy (Jim) Seely, very dear friend Erica (Ken) Moehring; and...
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Ernest Respress

January 9, 1924 - April 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Ernest James Respress

January 9, 1924 - April 17, 2017

Ernest James Respress born Wednesday, January 9, 1924, returned to his heavenly home on Monday, April 17, 2017. Services will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 12 P.m. at Catavolos Funeral Home, 3653 W Market St, Akron, OH 44333. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until time of service. Procession will form and condolences may be sent to 923 Clement St. Akron, OH 44306.
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Diane Mary Clemens

May 1, 1936 - April 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Juanita B. Ash

May 11, 1927 - April 15, 2017

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Ferenc Zolton Schmidt

March 31, 1963 - April 15, 2017

Frank Z. Schmidt, age 54, born in Budapest, Hungary; passed away after a short illness surrounded by family and friends on April 15, 2017.Frank is survived by his loving wife, Lizzie, his sons Attila and Ferenc; his mother Barb, sister Antonia, brother Attila, his mother-in-law Elizabeth Domotor, many loving nieces, nephews, and loving friends.Frank truly loved life, enjoying time with his...
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Robert Dale Ingersoll

February 2, 1924 - April 14, 2017

Bob passed peacefully from this life on Friday, April 14 at Ohio Living Rockynol. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Ellen (Mulkins) Ingersoll with whom he had three children, Vicky Bogus, Chapy (Carol) Ingersoll and Vernon (Jackie) Ingersoll. He also leaves behind eight grandchildren - Ben (Sarah) Ingersoll, Bethany (Ryan) Ellegood, Kerry (Richard) Hines, Adam (Vanessa) Ingersoll, Kalyn...
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Lori M. Barbarich

July 10, 1975 - April 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Rose Mae Belton

November 8, 1927 - March 26, 2017

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Millie Anne Schneider

December 30, 1929 - March 26, 2017

Millie (nee' McCann) Jordan-SCHNEIDER passed away peacefully March 26, 2017 at the age of 87. Well known Postal Clerk for over 30 years serving the Munroe Falls Post Office with a friendly smile. Beloved wife of the late Albert Jordan and the late Terry Schneider Sr. Dear mother of Melissa Ritterbusch and Rebecca Jordan. Grandmother to Mark and Amy and great grandmother to Jordan. Sister to...
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Sara K. McKay

October 1, 1934 - March 25, 2017

"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." Matthew 5:4It is with great sadness we mourn the passing of Sara "Sally" McKay, age 82. With great courage and faith, she enters the house of the Lord, surrounded by her loving family.Beloved wife of John, devoted mother of Mark, Jeff, and Patricia (Michael) LeHere; sister Marilyn Guzzo of Clarkston, MI; and beloved canine companion,...
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Edith P. Bell

July 9, 1921 - March 20, 2017

Edith Lowell (Pierce) Bell, age 95, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2017 in Akron, OH.Loving mother of Russell Terry (Bruce), Corrine (Cheryl), and Katherine (Mark), she was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Russell, her son, Rex, sisters Sarah Baxter, Mary Bossa, and Francis Pierce.Edith served as organist, choir director, and Sunday School teacher at First Church of Christ in...
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Robert H. Gibson

August 21, 1921 - March 19, 2017

Robert Harrison Gibson was called home by the Lord after a short illness. Born August 21st, 1921 in Bluefield, WV to the late Cecil and Cassie (Daniels) Gibson. He was the 2nd of 10 children born in their union.He moved to Akron in 1951. He was a faithful member of First Apostolic Church. Prior to his membership at First Apostolic Church, he was a faithful member of Peoples Baptist Church,...
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Mildred E. Jackley

April 26, 1928 - March 17, 2017

Mildred E Jackley, age 88.Loving mother of Doreen (Richard) Weber; dear aunt of Scott Evans (Joyce Jacobs), Marvin (Mari Lynn) Evans, and great-aunt of Zackary Evans. Loving friend of Bernard Minnick, and she leaves behind many cousins, friends and her grand-dog Raleigh.Preceded in death by her husband Richard H Jackley, sister Marie Evans, and brother-in-law Kenneth Evans.Mildred attended Akron...
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Claranell Masters

June 16, 1924 - March 17, 2017

Claranell Masters, age 92, passed away on March 3, 2017.She is survived by the loves of her life, daughter Cynthia L Masters, son Thomas A. (Connie) Masters; grandchildren Annie K (Stephen) Everhard, Thomas James (Lesley) Masters, Joseph Richard Masters; and great-grandchildren Cameron Joseph, Wesley Sean, and Jocelyn Mae.Special thanks to all her friends who made her life so enjoyable. She...
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Bette J. Roger

May 25, 1920 - February 28, 2017

Bette J Roger (nee: Demarinas), age 96, formerly known as Bette Beach passed away on February 28, 2017 at Bath Manor in Fairlawn, Ohio.Loving mother of Donald Beach and David (Susan) Beach, and sister of Dolores Biasella of Colorado and Yolanda Tesconi of California. Preceded in death by her sister Royann and her parents Roy and Anna (nee: Deluca) DemarinasBette was one of the original...
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Ella Jean Kemp

August 10, 1939 - February 28, 2017

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Gwendolyn Ruth Sinibaldi

March 19, 1930 - February 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Fern A. Marshall

July 30, 1931 - February 23, 2017

Fern A. Marshall, age 85, passed away February 23rd, 2017; beloved wife of the late Richard P. Marshall; devoted mother of Cheryl Masden (Todd), Jeffrey Ward (Ellie), and Michael Ward; loving grandmother of Chris Najsztup, Kelly Lester, Andrew Ward, Marissa Ward and great-grandmother of Ava and Addison Najsztup. Fern was a long-time member of St. Bernard Country Club in Richfield, OH. Memorial...
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William Klein

February 4, 1941 - February 22, 2017

William F. Klein, JR. (Chip) William F. Klein, JR. died peacefully on February 22, 2017 at the age of 76. Chip was born in Akron, Ohio on February 4, 1941.He was a caring and devoted son, brother and loving uncle. Chip was one of the most compassionate and giving men that you would ever meet. He was always there to help anyone in need. Chip served a tour in the United States Coast Guard aboard...
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Eris V. Wisor

August 18, 1924 - February 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Catavolos Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Joseph E. Krownapple

March 30, 1919 - February 16, 2017

Joseph E Krownapple, 97 years old, born March 30, 1919. Passed away peacefully February 16, 2017. Lived in Akron, Ohio and Venice, Florida most of his life. Preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mary Louise of 40 yrs., two sisters Ruth and Mary. He left behind three children John, Joe and Ila Marie, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews and nieces. Niece Ruth Bazzoli whom he...
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Michael C. Palko

October 22, 1935 - February 8, 2017

Michael C Palko, age 81, went home to be with the Lord on February 8, 2017Loving husband to Gloria for 53 years.Beloved father to Bridget (Roger) Dunbar II, Kimberly (Thomas) Zawisza, Sean (Jacqueline), and Michael A. (Connie). Grandfather of 22 and great-grandfather of 21.5Michael was a US Army Veteran and retired teacher from St Vincent - St Mary High School.Family will receive friends on...
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Mary W. Luyster

August 26, 1932 - February 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Catavolos Funeral Home, Fairlawn, OH.
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Walter H. Wiesman

June 21, 1927 - January 30, 2017

Walter H Wiesman, age 89, passed away on January 30, 2017.Preceded in death by his parents Edward and Myra, son Charles, brother Edward, and sister Elizabeth Thompson.Beloved husband of Myra Ann (nee: Barron), Loving father to Walter H. Wiesman III, Dear brother of Dorothy Detwiler and Myra Baker, and life-long friend of Douglas Detwiler.Walter graduated from Mercersburg Academy, Mercersburg, PA...
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Mathew Burleson

March 21, 1951 - January 26, 2017

Mathew Burleson, age 64, passed away on January 26, 2017.Preceded in death by his parents Jack and Helen Burleson. Mathew is survived by his loving niece Michelle Burleson of California and many friends. Graveside service will be Friday, March 10th at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Rose Hill Burial Park where he will be laid to rest next to his parents. Pastor Cheryl Delaney, officiating. Memories may...
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Margaret Ann Elias

September 4, 1944 - January 24, 2017

Peggy Elias passed away peacefully and on her own terms on January 24, 2017. The former Margaret Ann Emerson was born September 4, 1944, in Liberty, Miss., to James and Beatrice Emerson. In 1945, she and her family moved to Akron, where she attended Crouse Grade School, West Junior High, and Ellet High School, graduating in 1962. While at Ellet, she had the lead role in the musical "Annie Get...
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Ann L. Slivka

December 13, 1930 - January 24, 2017

Ann L Slivka, age 86, of Fairlawn, OH. passed away peacefully on January 24th, 2017.She was born in Cleveland, OH on December 13, 1930. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Daniel, son Daniel J., daughter Judith, parents Adolph and Rose (Pekar) Kovar, and brothers Anthony Kovar and Leonard Kovar.Ann is survived by daughters Rosanne (Curt Vogelhuber) and Mary Beth (Bill Fraser), sons...
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Nancy J. Harris

August 24, 1937 - January 23, 2017

Nancy J Harris, age 79, passed away peacefully on January 23, 2017.Preceded in death by her husband Kenneth J., son Kenneth Jr., step-daughter Kathy, grandson Shane, and great-granddaughter Addison.Beloved mother of Kim (Ed) Jetter and step-daughter Kolleen; Loving grandmother to Chelsea, Christine, Katie, Erin, Lauren, Bridget, and Shiloh, great-grandchildren Stevie, Timothy, Xavier, and Lachlan...
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Dave E. Tate

October 2, 1952 - January 22, 2017

Dave Tate, age 64, went home to be with his Savior, unexpectedly, yet peacefully in his sleep on January 22, 2017.He was born to James A Tate and Edna Jean Ann Tate on October 2. 1952. Dave lived his entire life in Akron, OH and was a lifetime member of Zion Lutheran Church. During his school years, he attended Zion Lutheran Elementary School, Central Hower, Anitoch College, Kent State, and the...
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Donald E. Wolff

October 6, 1923 - January 18, 2017

Donald E. Wolff, age 93, went to join his loving wife, Betty, on January 18, 2017.Survived by his children Debbie (Ken) Schweitzer, Rory (Debbie), Gordon (Darlene D.), and Darlene J.; his nine grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and his brothers and sisters Caroline, Ken, Jimmy, and Barbara.Donald was a Navy Veteran, worked as the plant manager at A....
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Phillip J. Gerome

May 15, 1925 - January 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rose Hill Burial Park, Akron, OH.
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Phillip J. Gerome

May 15, 1925 - January 17, 2017

Phillip "Pappy" passed away peacefully after a short illness on January 17, 2017 at the age of 91.Phil enjoyed a long and glorious life, staying very active up until a month before his departure. Never giving into age, Phil still went dancing 1 or 2 times a week, went to the gym (Green YMCA) three days a week, played cards in his Euchre group on Fridays and "in his spare time" visited his...
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Josif Kondovski

October 2, 1924 - January 13, 2017

Josif Kondovski, age 92. Born on October 2, 1924 in Yugoslavia passed away on January 13, 2017 in Akron, OH.Preceded in death by his loving wife, Jelena, and his parents Spase and Maria Lazaroff, his sister Olga and brother Sterijo.Beloved father of Alex (Mirjana) Kondow and loving grandfather to Helena Marie Kondow. Josif was an uncle, cousin and friend to many.Josif was a graduate of the...
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