Wooster Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Wooster, OH

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  • 11 hrs ago | via The Daily Record 

    Blanche Brazis, 96, Burbank

    Blanche Clara Brazis, 96, of Burbank, died from heart failure on Feb. 27, 2015, at her home in Congress Township. She was born Jan. 17, 1919 at 8 p.m. to August and Honora "Nora" Fesler Buchholz in the farmhouse on her family's potato farm in Wooster.

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  • Yesterday | via The Daily Record 

    Judith Szemplak, 76, Wooster

    Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, March 2 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, with Father Stephen Moran officiating.

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  • Yesterday | via The Daily Record 

    Esther Reynolds, 86, Wooster

    Esther H. Reynolds, 86, passed away Feb. 23, 2015, at Smithville-Western Care Center, Wooster. She was formerly of Canton.

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  • Yesterday | via The Daily Record 

    Early Weygandt, 64, Wooster

    Early Ann Weygandt, 64, of Wooster, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the OSU Medical Center in Columbus. Early was the owner of Uptown Downtown Antiques for 20 years.

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  • Thursday | via The Daily Record 

    Alvin Gingerich, 93, Orrville

    Alvin M. Gingerich, 93, of Orrville, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at Shady Lawn Health Care Community in Dalton. Friends may call Friday from 4-7 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home-Sherwood Chapel, Wooster.

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  • Thursday | via The Daily Record 

    Ruthmary 'Pat' Freeman, 89, Wooster

    Ruthmary B. "Pat" Freeman, 89, of Wooster, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at her home. Pat as she was known to friends and family was born in Oberlin March 16, 1925, the daughter of Charles E. and Ruth Culbertson Baum.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Daily Record 

    William 'Bill' Hissner, 88, Wooster

    He was born April 13, 1926 in Mansfield, and married Bettie Ann Taylor in January of 1948. She preceded him in death Feb. 11, 2014.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Daily Record 

    Wanda Miller, 80, Seville

    Surviving are daughters, Regina Leonard of Lodi; Patricia Gove of Norton, Rhonda Senff of New Franklin, and JoAnne Blankenship of Wooster; sons, James Miller of Seville, Don Miller of Barberton, Keith Baker of Seville, and Brett Baker of Doylestown; many grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. Service will be Friday, Feb. 27 at 11 a.m. at Seville United Methodist Church, where friends may call Thursday, Feb. 26 from 5-8 p.m. at the church.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Daily Record 

    Shellie Steffen, 42, Wooster

    It is with great sorrow that the family of Shellie Renee Steffen, 42, learned of her sudden passing Feb. 21, 2015. She is already deeply missed.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Daily Record 

    Norma Dotson, 63, Wooster

    Norma was born July 5, 1951 in Tazewell County, Va., to the late Dellie and Jewell Louise Dotson and was raised by her aunt and uncle, Emmette and Margie Meade. She was a 1969 graduate of Triway High School and graduated from Wooster Business College.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Daily Record 

    Neel Summers, 84, Wooster

    A celebration service for Neel Summers, 84, of Wooster, will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Holmesville Elementary School, 8141 E. Jackson St., Holmesville 44633, with Pastor Christy Bowers officiating. The family will greet friends Saturday from 1:30-2 p.m. prior to the services and also following the services.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    Tana Butler-Root, 44, Wooster

    Tana Butler-Root, 44, of Wooster, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles, Calif., where she was vacationing and participating in a 5K run for breast cancer. Services will be Saturday, Feb. 28 at 4 p.m. at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster, where friends may call from 2-4 p.m. prior to the services.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    Shirley Orr, 80, Wooster

    Shirley Ann Beechy Orr, 80, of Wooster, formerly of Dalton, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at West View Manor in Wooster, after a period of declining health. She was born on June 8, 1934, in Dundee to Andrew and Minnie Miller.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    Rev. James 'Jim' Bean, 94, Wooster

    A service and reception honoring the life of the Rev. James Edgar "Jim" Bean, 94, of Wooster, will be Saturday, Feb. 28 at 2:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 621 College Ave., Wooster.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    Leonard Fry, 64, Wooster

    Graveside services will be held at a later date in Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, where military rites will be held. Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    David Cooper, 59, Wooster

    David D. Cooper, 59, of Wooster, passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Wooster Community Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He was a 1974 graduate of Triway High School and Wayne County Joint Vocational School.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via The Daily Record 

    Alice Duell, 84, Wooster

    Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Roberts Funeral Home-Sherwood Chapel, Wooster, where friends may call from 10-11 a.m. prior to the services. Pastor Eric Fairhurst will officiate.

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  • Monday Feb 23 | via The Daily Record 

    Mary Herman, 96, Wooster

    She was born June 21, 1918 in Wayne County to Samuel Clinton and Margaret Rebecca Fair Harbaugh. On July 3, 1937, she married Rosswell "Bill" Ellsworth Herman.

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  • Monday Feb 23 | via The Daily Record 

    Terry Groah, 59, Orrville

    Terry is survived by his wife, Cynthia; children Irene Groah of Shreve, Ashley Groah of Wooster and Kevin McDougale of Orrville; grandchildren Kameron and Hudson McManaway, Hevean and KortLynn Groah.

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  • Monday Feb 23 | via The Daily Record 

    Colleen Musselman Hanville, 91, Wooster

    Colleen Musselman Hanville, 91, of Wooster, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 at the Wayne County Care Center with her family by her side following a period of declining health. Colleen was born Jan. 7, 1924 in Wooster to the late Joseph and Pauline Keslar and married Kenneth N. Musselman on Sept.

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