Akron Obituaries

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  • 19 hrs ago | via The Review 

    Ann Rose Wilfing, 90

    Ann Rose Wilfing, 90, of Springfield, passed away Monday, November 24, 2014 at Springfield Regional Medical Center. She was born March 30, 1924 in Irondale, Ohio the daughter of the late Silvio and Nellie De Claudio.

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  • Tuesday | via The Medina Gazette 

    Donald G. Brobst

    Donald G. Brobst, 88, of Hinckley, passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 19, 2014. He was born on April 12, 1926 in Akron, to the late Gerald and Josephine Brobst.

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  • Monday Nov 24 | via Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line 

    James M. Schlosser

    James "Jim" M. Schlosser passed away peacefully at home on November 17, 2014. Jim was born in Akron, Ohio on March 7, 1945 to George and Ora Schlosser.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via Patch.com 

    Slain Police officer Laid to Rest After Funeral Proc...

    Hundreds of people, including police officers and area government officials, turned out Saturday for a funeral service for a slain Akron Police officer. The officer, Justin Winebrenner, was shot and killed while off duty Nov. 16 at Papa Don's Pub on East Market Street.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via Ohio.com 

    Live updates from the funeral service and procession...

    Akron Firefighters from Station 4 stand at attention and salute as the hearse carrying the casket of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner during Winebrenner's police escorted procession to the Holy Cross Cemetery. Members of the Akron and Barberton Police Departments salute the casket of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner as it is carried out of the Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton to be given a police escort to the James A Rhodes Arena on the University of Akron campus for Winebrenner's funeral service.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via Ohio.com 

    Mourners recall fallen Officer Justin Winebrenner

    Members of the Akron and Barberton Police Departments salute the casket of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner as it is carried out of the Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton to be given a police escort to the James A Rhodes Arena on the University of Akron campus for Winebrenner's funeral service. Rob Winebrenner a retired member of the Barberton Police Department and the father of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner, follows the casket of his son out of the Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via Ohio.com 

    Photos: Honoring Officer Justin Winebrenner

    Members of the Akron and Barberton Police Departments salute the casket of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner as it is carried out of the Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton to be given a police escort to the James A Rhodes Arena on the University of Akron campus for Winebrenner's funeral service. Rob Winebrenner a retired member of the Barberton Police Department and the father of slain Akron Police Officer Justin Winebrenner, follows the casket of his son out of the Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via Ohio.com 

    Funeral service for Akron police Officer Justin Wine...

    Akron and Barberton police officers line up at Campfield Hickman Collier Funeral Home in Barberton for the funeral of Akron police Officer Justin Winebrenner. The fallen officer will be laid to rest at Holy Cross Cemetary in Akron today.

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  • Thursday Nov 20 | via Recordpub.com 

    Patricia Ann (Risner) Eldreth

    Patricia, 68, was a loving wife, devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Jaunita Pearl Casto

    She was born April 18, 1964, in Akron, Ohio, the daughter of Ruby Faye Wilson of Ripley, and the late Robert Shirl Casto. She was a graduate of Ripley High School, and enjoyed knitting, making and giving away scarves, and house and lawn work.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via Recordpub.com 

    Cecilia Rose Catherine Conley

    Cecilia Rose Catherine Conley, 82 of Ravenna, passed away Sunday, November 16, 2014 at the Woodlands at Robinson in Ravenna.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via The Review 

    Julie Ann Craig Gillman

    Julie Ann Craig Gillman, age 37, of Akron, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at her home. She was born Nov. 3, 1977, in Alliance Community Hospital to Ronald and Kimberly Craig and was a resident of the Alliance vicinity all her life.

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  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via The Review 

    Jeromi J. Begue

    Jeromi J. Begue, 36, of Alliance, passed away at 7:46 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Alliance Community Hospital. He was born April 17, 1978, in Alliance to Patrick R. and Marjorie "Libby" Begue and lived in Alliance all of his life.

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  • Tuesday Nov 18 | via The Medina Gazette 

    Mary E. Bly

    Mary E. Bly, 93, passed away Friday, November 14, 2014 at her home at Emeritus of Medina. Mary was born in Filbert, McDowell County, West Virginia on August 13, 1921, to the late William Sydney and Aulena Bowman.

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  • Sunday Nov 16 | via Graham Leader 

    Dad who sang to dying infant son thanks mourners

    A grieving father who sang the Beatles' ballad "Blackbird" as his infant son clung to life told mourners Saturday that he was overwhelmed by the outpouring of prayers and support after a video of the tender moment gained widespread Internet attention. Chris Picco told mourners at a memorial service for his wife, Ashley, and their son, Lennon, that he didn't have enough words to express his gratitude to those who reached out to him, including strangers apparently touched by his story.

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via Cleveland.com 

    Accused Cuyahoga Falls drug dealer charged in Akron ...

    A Cuyahoga Falls drug dealer faces an involuntary manslaughter charge after he sold drugs to a man who later died of an overdose, according to investigators. Alfonso Lujan Jr., 51, is charged with the first-degree felony in addition to a third-degree felony count of corrupting another with drugs in connection with the June 12 death of Lawrence Lay, 59. A judge unsealed Lujan's indictment Friday.

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  • Wednesday Nov 12 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Elsie McGee

    She was born Sept. 23, 1940, in Elkins, a daughter of the late Roy C. Evans and Maude Mae Simmons Evans.

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  • Saturday Nov 8 | via The Medina Gazette 

    Mary Ann Curry

    Mary Ann Curry born March 10, 1943 passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014. She is back in God's loving arms.

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  • Friday Nov 7 | via Weirton Daily Times 

    Elizabeth Raptosh

    She is survived by her twin sister and caregiver, Anna Moran of Steubenville, OH; sisters, Margaret Rest of Reno, NV, and Martha Hursh of Akron, OH; brother, John C. Raptosh of Dayton, OH; nieces and nephews, Jean Williams, Nicholas Raptosh, Michael Rest, Timothy Rest, and James Hursh; great- nieces, Lindsey Raptosh and Stephanie Williams; and ... (more)

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  • Friday Nov 7 | via Cleveland.com 

    Elsie made the world her family: Regina Brett

    Elsie Sullivan, pictured here with her husband Kevin, died recently at age 72. She leaves behind a host of friends, loved ones and admirers -- including Regina Brett. For them, being pro-life wasn't a political statement; it was a personal commitment to love those who needed love most.

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