Canton Obituaries

Canton Obituaries

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  • 2 hrs ago | via The Washington Post 

    John F. Pontius, who counseled fellow recovering alc...

    John F. Pontius, a Washington tour guide, Air Force security specialist, archives technician and a recovering alcoholic who made it a major mission of his life to help other alcoholics get sober in the fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous, died July 16 at his home in the District. He was 81. At the age of 43 in March 1978, Mr. Pontius quit drinking and - at the order of his doctor - entered a 28-day alcoholic rehabilitation program.

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  • Thursday Jul 21 | via The Review 

    Ronald L. McClarren

    Ronald L. McClarren, age 69, of Louisville, passed away at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Aultman Hospital. Ron was an 1965 Alliance High School graduate and employed as a hardware salesman for many years at Schneider Lumber in Canton.

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  • Saturday Jul 16 | via Marietta Times 

    Gail Norris 1919-2016

    Although born in southern Ohio, he spent his adult life in Canton, retiring from the Timken Co. after 40 years of service.

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  • Monday Jul 11 | via Ashland Times-Gazette 

    Helen M. Beck, 66

    The daughter of Charles and Helen Elizabeth Kager, she was born March 20, 1950, in Canton. Helen graduated from Canton McKinley High School and worked as a homemaker and lovingly cared for her grandchildren and children.

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  • Saturday Jul 9 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Tammy Sue Collins

    She was born July 31, 1963, in Parkersburg, a daughter of Wayne Kelley of Waverly and the late JoAnn Laughery Kelley. She was a 1981 graduate of Parkersburg High School.

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  • Saturday Jul 9 | via The News-Messenger 

    Powers, Thomas

    Thomas P. Powers FREMONT: Thomas P. Powers, 67, of Fremont, OH passed away at home on Wednesday, July 6, 2016. He was born January 13, 1949 in Canton, OH to Willard and Patricia Powers.

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  • Thursday Jul 7 | via The Review 

    Marla J. (Walker) Miller

    Marla J. Miller, 51, of Homeworth, went home to our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. She was born in Canton, Ohio, on April 1, 1965, to Kenneth and Mary Walker.

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  • Tuesday Jul 5 | via Http 

    Tesla driver's death on 'Autopilot' triggers pr...

    The U.S. announced Thursday the first fatality of a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode, the 40-year-old owner of a technology company who nicknamed his vehicle "Tessy" and had praised its sophisticated "Autopilot" system just one month earlier for preventing a collision on an interstate.

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  • Saturday Jul 2 | via DarkVision Hardware 

    Intel and BMW team up on self-driving cars, Tesla su...

    The car industry is going through two massive evolutions right now, on one hand you have the electrification of the drive train and on the other hand you have the nascent self-driving car technology. First fatality of self-driving car tech after 130 million miles driven with Tesla Autopilot The latter just came in the spotlights as the US announced the first fatality in a wreck involving a self-driving car.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Washington Times 

    Former Navy SEAL first fatality in self-driving car ...

    Federal regulators are investigating a May car crash involving a former Navy SEAL as the first fatality linked to a self-driving car. Joshua Brown, 40, died May 7 when his Tesla Motors Inc Model S car collided with a truck in Williston, Florida.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Manufacturing.net 

    Tesla Driver's Death Using Car's 'Autopilot' Probed ...

    A driver so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the driver's death Thursday, and said it is investigating the design and performance of the Autopilot system.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via WOODTV.com 

    Death sparks a Autopilota car probe; man had speedin...

    A driver with a history of speeding who was so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the driver's death Thursday, and said it is investigating the design and performance of the Autopilot system.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via CBC News 

    Tesla driver killed in Autopilot crash had praised s...

    A Tesla Model S is shown on display at the Frankfurt Auto Show in this Sept. 15, 2015 photo.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via WHAS11 

    Nation-Now 11 mins ago 12:31 p.m.Q&A: Is Tesla's...

    Questions abound in the wake of the first death of a driver of a Tesla car with its self-driving features engaged. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which has begun a preliminary evaluation into the fatal May 7 crash of a 2015 Model S electric car, said its probe centers on the car's 'Autopilot' feature.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via USA Today 

    Q&A: Is Tesla's Autopilot feature dangerous?

    Q&A: Is Tesla's Autopilot feature dangerous? Questions abound after the death of a driver of a Tesla with self-driving features engaged Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29jFeto The U.S. announced Thursday the first fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. The government said it is investigating the design and performance of the system aboard the Tesla Model S sedan.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Personal Injury News 

    First Fatality Involving Tesla S Self Driving Car Ra...

    Officials have confirmed the first car accident fatality involving a self-driving vehicle, specifically a Tesla S sports car where the driver was using Autopilot. According to an ABC news report, the victim was identified as 40-year-old Joshua D. Brown of Canton, Ohio, owner of a technology company and former Navy SEAL.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Carlsbad Current-Argus 

    Navy Seal vet killed using Tesla's 'Autopilot' poste...

    The Ohio man who died while using the "Autopilot" feature on his Tesla electric car posted video of the same feature helping him avoid another accident a month before his death. Navy Seal vet killed using Tesla's 'Autopilot' posted close call video month before The Ohio man who died while using the "Autopilot" feature on his Tesla electric car posted video of the same feature helping him avoid another accident a month before his death.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Trucker 

    Tesla driver's death using car's 'Autopilot' being p...

    A driver so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the driver's death Thursday, and said it is investigating the design and performance of the Autopilot system.

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  • Thursday Jun 30 | via Weyburn This Week 

    Tesla driver killed in crash while using car's autop...

    The U.S. announced Thursday the first fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode, the 40-year-old owner of a technology company who nicknamed his vehicle "Tessy" and had praised its sophisticated "Autopilot" system just one month earlier for preventing a collision on an interstate. The government said it is investigating the design and performance of the system aboard the Tesla Model S sedan.

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  • Jun 11, 2016 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Driver killed using autopilot was 'daredevil'

    Joshua Brown stands by his new Tesla electric car in 2015 near his home in Canton, Ohio.

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