Akron Obituaries

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  • 9 hrs ago | via The Review 

    Grace Mary Gembar

    Grace Mary Gembar, 93, passed away peacefully at Community Care Center of Alliance on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, following an extended illness. Grace was born June 28, 1921, to Frank and Bessie Barber of Ravenna, Ohio.

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  • Thursday | via Recordpub.com 

    Robert G. "Bob" Lange

    Robert G. "Bob" Lange, 72 years of age, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014 in Akron, Ohio.

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  • Wednesday Oct 22 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Thompson, Virginia L.

    VIRGINIA L. THOMPSON, 93 LAKELAND - Virginia L. Thompson, 93, of Lakeland, FL, went to be with God on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, of natural causes. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 67 years, William, sons Ronald and Kerry.

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  • Sunday Oct 19 | via Tallmadge Express 

    Carol 'Carl' Musgrave

    Born in Clarksburg, W. Va., Mr. Musgrave had lived in the Akron area since 1939. He graduated from Barberton High School and then from the American Academy of Art in Chicago.

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  • Friday Oct 17 | via Weirton Daily Times 

    Dolores Mellott

    MELLOTT, Dolores Jean, 83, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at the Dixon Health Care Center, Wintersville, OH.

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  • Thursday Oct 16 | via GlobalNews 

    Texas nurse treated man with Ebola days before he died

    A dated yearbook picture of a smiling young woman has become the latest face of Ebola in the U.S. The high school picture of Amber Vinson spread across the country after the 29-year-old nurse was confirmed with the virus Wednesday. But little was publicly revealed about her, beyond the image of her with a wide grin, tipped head and shiny pink blouse.

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  • Thursday Oct 16 | via The Daily Record 

    Rose Hall, 90, Orrville

    Rose A. Hall, 90, of Orrville, formerly of Wooster and Belleair Beach, Fla., died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at Shady Lawn Health Care Community in Dalton, after a long period of declining health. Rose was born Aug. 12, 1924, in Akron, to Joseph and Elizabeth Tratnyek and was a "Rosie the Riveter," working on panels for Corsair planes during World War II.

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  • Thursday Oct 16 | via Recordpub.com 

    James H. Gaffney Jr.

    James H. Gaffney Jr., 84, of Cuyahoga Falls passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at his home with his family after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease.

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  • Tuesday Oct 14 | via Examiner.com 

    Pastor accused of forcing congregants to get abortio...

    It is quite disturbing what a pastor is being accused of forcing congregants to do. On Monday, the Ohio News reported that Ernest Angley, pastor of a large Cuyahoga Falls church makes unreasonable demands on members.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via The Daily Record 

    Lee Ann Baker, 71, Marshallville

    Lee Ann Baker, 71, of Marshallville, passed away Oct. 7, 2014 at Summa/Barberton Hospital. She was diagnosed with a rare liver disease in 1998 and battled bravely with its devastating effects in the years since.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via Recordpub.com 

    Eveline M. Spaeth

    Eveline was born on January 12, 1935 in Akron, Ohio to parents John and Margaret Koval.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via Recordpub.com 

    Dorothy Jean Yost Forney Waltenberger

    Dorothy Jean Yost Forney Waltenberger was born in Marlboro, Ohio on September 5, 1921, the firstborn child of William Cullen Yost and Esther Henry Yost.

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  • Thursday Oct 9 | via The Daily Record 

    Heather Ross, 54, Wooster

    She was born June 28, 1960, in Akron to Nelson and Helen A. Collins and has been a Wayne County resident for all of her life. She had worked as an LPN for Shady Lawn Health Care in Dalton for the last 23 years, was an active member of Millersburg Church Of Christ where she taught on Wednesday nights and loved to do crafts.

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via Patch.com 

    Jacob Vinson, 10, Had "Profound Impact" On...

    He is survived by his parents, Scott and Amy Vinson of Roswell; brother, Noah Vinson; grandparents, Robert and Carol Vinson of Mansfield, Ohio; grandmother Honora Douglas of Akron, Ohio; and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins. Jacob had a profound impact on everyone that knew him and inspired many.

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via The Daily Record 

    Sister Mary Peter Brumter, 88, Akron

    Sister Mary Peter Brumter died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at the age of 88 at Our Lady of the Elms Wellness Center, Akron. Visitation will take place at Our Lady of the Elms Convent, 1230 W. Market St., today Wednesday, from 3-6 p.m. with a Wake Service at 4 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via The Intelligencer 

    Pearl Knox

    Pearl G. Yoho Knox, 99, of Akron, OH, formerly of Weirton, WV, passed away October 5, 2014, at the Bath Manor Special Care in Akron, OH. Born January 19, 1915, in Wetzel County, WV, Pearl was a daughter of the late Frank and Birdie Hoyt Trader.

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via Recordpub.com 

    Robert W. "Bob" Jackson

    Robert W. "Bob" Jackson, age 76 of Edinburg, passed away Saturday, October 4, 2014, after a 14 year battle with cancer.

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via Recordpub.com 

    Robert W. "Bob" Jackson

    Robert W. "Bob" Jackson, age 76 of Edinburg, passed away Saturday, October 4, 2014, after a 14 year battle with cancer.

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  • Thursday Oct 2 | via Recordpub.com 

    Ronnie E. Liddell

    Ronnie E. Liddell "Mr. Sneeze", 55, went home to be with the Lord on September 27, 2014.

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  • Thursday Oct 2 | via The Daily Record 

    David Ledford Jr., 58, Orrville

    David E. Ledford Jr., 58, of Orrville, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at Wooster Community Hospital in Wooster, after a short illness.

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