Canton Obituaries

Canton Obituaries

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Newark Advocate 

    Watkins, Judith A. "Judi"

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Judith A. "Judi" Watkins. Judith A. "Judi" Watkins MILLERSPORT: Judith A. "Judi" Watkins, age 72, formerly of Canton, passed away at home on Thursday February 4, 2016.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Norwalk Reflector 

    Mary Jane HohlerLifelong Monroeville resident and gr...

    Mary Jane Hohler, 90, of Monroeville passed away Friday morning, January 29, 2016 in the Gaymont Nursing Home, Norwalk following a lengthy illness. She was born January 19, 1926 in Monroeville, where she was a lifelong resident.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via The Medina Gazette 

    Janice Marie (Waite) Weber

    Janice Marie Weber, 87, of North Canton, passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2016. She was born in Lodi, December 22, 1928, to the late Harold and Violet Waite.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Norwalk Reflector 

    Mary Jane HohlerLifelong Monroeville resident and gr...

    Mary Jane Hohler, 90, of Monroeville passed away Friday morning, January 29, 2016 in the Gaymont Nursing Home, Norwalk following a lengthy illness. She was born January 19, 1926 in Monroeville, where she was a lifelong resident.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Norwalk Reflector 

    Mary Jane HohlerLifelong Monroeville resident and gr...

    Mary Jane Hohler, 90, of Monroeville passed away Friday morning, January 29, 2016 in the Gaymont Nursing Home, Norwalk following a lengthy illness. She was born January 19, 1926 in Monroeville, where she was a lifelong resident.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Morning Journal 

    Margaret August

    Margaret Marie "Peggy" August, 72, of Salem died 6:37 a.m. Sunday at Alliance Community Hospital after becoming ill at home. She was born Aug. 28, 1943 in Warren, the daughter of the late Irvin Paul and Margaret Cecelia Overholt.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Ashland Times-Gazette 

    Harriette R. Geisinger, 89, formerly Ashland and New...

    Harriette R. Geisinger, 89, a former resident of Ashland and New Philadelphia, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Aultman Hospital in Canton, following complications from a fall. The daughter of Hertbert E. and Geraldine Russell of Akron, Harriette graduated from Coventry High School as a member of National Honor Society.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via The Review 

    Karen S. Henry

    Karen S. Henry, age 60, of Dover, Ohio, formerly of Alliance, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. She was born July 4, 1955, in Alliance, Ohio, to the late, Richard McMillin Sr. and JoAnne McMillin-Goshorn.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via Marietta Times 

    Elva L. Rogers

    She was a member of the Newport Fire Department Auxiliary. She loved quilting, gardening, canning, bingo, reading and most of all she enjoyed her grandkids and great-grandkids.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Larry G. Richards Sr.

    Larry is survived by his wife of 34 years, Deborah "Debbie" Swiger Richards; his son, Larry G. Richards Jr. and wife, Cassandra, of Parkersburg; his daughter, Becky Rhodes and husband, Doug, of Vienna; two brothers, Timothy Richards and wife, Brenda, of Cedar Grove and Randy Richards of Parkersburg; two sisters, Violet Spencer of Canton, Ohio, and Jackie Jennings of Parkersburg; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Richards of Parkersburg and Shelby Richards of Jacksonville, Fla.; his five grandchildren, Anna, Allie, Michelle and Nate Richards and Laila Rhodes; and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Recordpub.com 

    Steve Paul Fedorovich

    He attended Field High School, later went on to work as an Operating Engineer where he operated heavy equipment for over thirty years.

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  • Friday Jan 15 | via Salem News 

    April L. (Kinney) Stankewitz

    April L. Stankewitz, 46, of Alliance, died at 11:10 a.m. Tuesday at the Aultman Hospital in Canton with her husband and parents at her bedside. Survivors include her husband, Roy Stankewitz, whom she married June 26, 1999; her parents, Dan and Daisy "Sharon" Sharkey of Alliance; a sister, Angie Birr of Alliance; a stepsister, Marianne Provance of Alliance; a brother, David Kinney of Alliance; and a stepbrother, Dan Sharkey of Alliance.

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  • Friday Jan 15 | via KOLD-TV Tucson 

    Saying Goodbye: K-9 Jethro's end of watch

    CANTON, OH - A memorial service for Canton Police K-9 Jethro, the first of the department's dogs ever killed in the line of duty, drew hundreds from across the country. Jethro was shot and killed in the line of duty over the weekend.

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  • Thursday Jan 14 | via New York Daily News 

    NYPD officers headed to funeral save wheelchair-boun...

    Three NYPD K9 officers on their way to pay respects to a fallen police dog wound up playing hero to a wheelchair-bound woman Thursday morning. Police Officers Benny Colecchia, Danny Rich and Matthew Wicelinski, were heading to Canton, Ohio, for the funeral of Jethro - a three-year-old German shepherd who died after getting struck by bullets during a burglarly-related shootout.

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  • Thursday Jan 14 | via Mashable 

    Over 100 police dogs walk in procession to honor fal...

    Thursday's memorial service in Canton, Ohio for Jethro, a K9 police dog for the Canton Police Department that was killed in the line of duty on Saturday night featured a procession of over 100 fellow K9s from around the nation, honoring their fallen comrade. Hundreds of people also attended the service at the Canton Memorial Civic Center, honoring Jethro who was killed while responding with his partner to a burglary at a local grocery story on Saturday night.

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  • Thursday Jan 14 | via Cleveland.com 

    House explosion may be murder-suicide; man shot outs...

    Jethro, the Canton police dog that died after being shot in the line of duty, was remembered today at a memorial service. The house explosion that led to the discovery of the bodies of two young girls and their parents is being investigated as a murder-suicide, according to Summit County Medical Examiner records.

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  • Jan 12, 2016 | via Examiner.com 

    Memorial service to be held for Jethro, K9 killed in...

    A Canton Police K-9 died Sunday after being shot by a burglary suspect early Saturday morning while responding to a call, police said. A Canton police dog who was shot and killed is being remembered by the community, with condolences sent by thousands of people worldwide over social media, according to newsnet5 on Monday.

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  • Jan 11, 2016 | via O-R Online 

    January 11, 2016Ohio police dog shot during burglary...

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  • Jan 10, 2016 | via KAUZ 

    Funeral procession for Jethro.

    There's been an outpouring of support for Canton K-9 Jethro after the German Shepherd was shot in killed in the line of duty Saturday. Tim Wilmoth, a canine handler and retired police officer was also upset learn the news because Jethro was born at his Ken There's been an outpouring of support for Canton K-9 Jethro after the German Shepherd was shot in killed in the line of duty Saturday.

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  • Jan 21, 2014 | via Right Wing News 

    "If I Could Change Places With Him, I Would,&qu...

    "Jethro," a K-9 officer with the Canton, Ohio police department, was killed in a shooting with a suspect early Saturday morning. He was shot three times - in the face, shoulder and neck - and died at the scene.

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