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May 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Faith Elaine (Overholt) Miller

Faith Elaine (Overholt) Miller, 58, of Homeworth, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 20, 2017, with her loving family by her side. She was born May 25, 1958 in Canton. She lived to be a wife, mother and grandmother.

May 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Norene L. (Heath) Casale

Norene L. (Heath) Casale, 92, of Minerva, died Thursday, May 18, 2017. She was born June 17, 1924, in Canton, to the late Thomas and Lillian (McDowell) Heath. She was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church and was a 1942 graduate of Minerva High School.

May 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Eugene Jim Frantum

Eugene "Jim" Frantum, 83, of East Rochester died Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Aultman Hospital. He was born Feb. 3, 1934, in East Rochester to Charles and Corrine (Dinger) Frantum. He retired from PCC Airfoils in Minerva where he had worked for 43 years from 1957 to 2000 as a Metrologist.

May 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Pearl E. Reikowsky

Pearl E. Reikowsky, 100, of Minerva, died peacefully in her home, Saturday, May 13, 2017, surrounded by her family. The oldest of six children born to Russell W. and Leona (Stump) Hinton on Oct. 28, 1916, she was the last surviving sibling. She was a farm wife, mother and business owner.

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May 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Peter J. Majka

Peter J. Majka (aka Pete or PJ), 38, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at his home in Tennessee of a sudden heart related illness. He was born in Wooster, the son of the late, former Malvern High School teacher Mary Ann Majka.

May 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Robert A. Moser

Robert A. Moser, 88, of Minerva, died Saturday, May 13, 2017, in the Carrollton Golden Age Retreat. He was born July 12, 1928 at the family home in Pattersonville to Corwin and Nora (Yost) Moser.

May 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Robert T. Griffith

Robert T. Griffith, age 64, of Minerva, died Thursday, May 4, 2017, in Mercy Medical Center. He was born May 31, 1952, in Carrollton to the late Thomas and Frances (Reigle) Griffith. He is employed by the Minerva Dairy, where he had been a truck driver for 25 years.

May 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Carolyn Regina Cooke

Carolyn "Cookie" Regina Cooke, 72, of Minerva, passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. Carolyn was born in Clarksburg, West Virginia, on Jan. 2, 1945, a daughter of the late Glenn C and Eloise (Green) Hull.

May 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Dick 'Richard' L. Treep

Dick "Richard" L. Treep, age 76 of Leetonia, died on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at his home. He was born on Aug. 10, 1940, in East Rochester, Ohio, the son of the late Foster and Mary Kathryn Epley Treep.

May 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Clarence Richard Fowler Jr.

Clarence Richard Fowler Jr., 61, of Malvern, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at Carroll Health Care Center, following a long illness. Clarence was born in Salem, Ohio, on Jan. 24, 1956, a son of the late Clarence and Betty Ann Fowler Sr.

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May 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Elizabeth 'Beth' McCully

Elizabeth "Beth" McCully, 69, of Minerva, died April 26, 2017, at Arbors at Minerva. She was born Nov. 22, 1947, to A. Dean and Anna Mae (Amos) McCoy. She retired as a Teller at Minerva Banking and worked in Home Health Care.

May 4, 2017 12:00 AM

William Michael Simms

William Michael (Mike) Simms, 11/10/1948- 4/12/2017. On April 12, 2017 William Michael (Mike) Simms of Malvern peacefully passed away, after more than 15 years fighting leukemia. He was born Nov. 10, 1948, in Minerva to William and Grace (Wonhas) Simms.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

David Lee Hamilton, Sr.

David Lee Hamilton, Sr., 70, a native of Minerva, Mr. Hamilton lived in Douglas, Ga., since 1981 passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Coffee Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. Mr. Hamilton was born on Sept.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Jack E. Schaefer

Jack E. Schaefer, 89, of Minerva, died Friday, April 21, 2017, at the Alliance Community Hospital. He was born May 3, 1927, in Minerva to Philip and Thelma (Cupples) Schaefer.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

William Michael (Mike) Simms

William Michael (Mike) Simms, 11/10/1948- 4/12/2017. On April 12, 2017 William Michael (Mike) Simms of Malvern peacefully passed away, after more than 15 years fighting leukemia. He was born Nov. 10, 1948, in Minerva to William and Grace (Wonhas) Simms.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Jayne Harsh

Jayne Harsh, 92, of Minerva, died April 19, 2017, at Arbors at Minerva. She was born Oct. 9, 1924, to James and Nora (Hull) Gray. She was a housewife and a member of the East Rochester United Methodist Church. She graduated from Alliance High School in 1942.

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 AM

Drew M. Johnson

Drew M. Johnson, Infant son of David and Katie (Hinkle) Johnson of Salem, was stillborn Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Aultman Hospital.

Apr 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Carolyn Marie (Mong) (Tibrea) Nape

Carolyn Marie (Mong) (Tibrea) Nape, 78, of East Rochester, died Thursday April 13, 2017, after an extended illness at home in the peace of knowing Christ the Savior, with her family beside her. She was born Aug. 13, 1938, in Canton to Walter A. and Blanche M. (Folk) Mong.

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Apr 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Donna J. Grimes

Donna J. Grimes, 87, of Minerva, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at the Canton Christian Home. She was born in Moultrie, to Lloyd and Elizabeth (Taylor) Crowl. She was the treasurer for Minerva Local Schools for 20 years.

Apr 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Marsha L. Monk

Marsha L. Monk, 69, of Minerva, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in her home following a 4-year battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 10, 1948, in Hutchison, Kan. to Harold and Darlene (Mitchell) Schroll. She worked at Coastal Pet for 20 years and attended the St.