CLEVELAND -- Jo Irene Ramsey, 59, of Cleveland, died Monday afternoon, Feb. 6, 2017, at Regency Hospital West, Cleveland. She was born Nov. 29, 1957, in Mount Vernon, the daughter of the late William Rockford and Deama Marie Workman Rose, and grew up in Lakeville.
FREDERICKSBURG -- Brenda A. May, 56, of Fredericksburg died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at her home after an unexpected illness. She was born Aug. 12, 1960, in Wooster to the late Algie and Beatrice (Moore) Deeds, and married Joseph M. May Jr. on April 9, 1982.
WINESBURG -- Mary D. Miller, 69, of County Road 160 Dundee (Winesburg) died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, at Aultman Hospital in Canton following a brief illness. She was born June 27, 1947 in Holmes County to the late Dan D.C. and Ellen (Miller) Miller.
MILLERSBURG -- Levi N. Raber, 69, 5435 County Road 19, Millersburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at Aultman Hospital in Canton. He was born Nov. 17, 1947, in Holmes County to the late Noah J. and Lizzie L. (Miller) Raber, and was married to Lucinda (Raber) Raber. She died Nov. 11, 2010.
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WALNUT CREEK -- Fred E. Augsburger, 95, of Walnut Creek, passed into the presence of his Lord early in the morning of Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at Walnut Hills Nursing Home in Walnut Creek, where he had completed his calling to minister to all people in the name of Jesus.
MILLERSBURG -- W. Louise Cornwell, 83, of Millersburg died Tuesday evening, Jan. 31, 2017, at Majora Lane Care Center, Millersburg, where she had resided since May. She was born Aug. 16, 1933, in Albany, Ky., the daughter of George Thomas and Mossie (Coger) Anthony.
WOOSTER -- Darrell Allen Smith, 59, of Wooster passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, at Wooster Community Hospital. Darrell was born Aug. 22, 1957, in Medina, the son of Donald and Gertrude Falin Smith. He was the ultimate hard worker, starting at a young age shining shoes.
MILLERSBURG -- Betty Hummel, 83, of Millersburg went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at her home after an extended illness. Betty was born Aug. 3, 1933, in Spring Mountain, the daughter of Clifford and Grace Mullet, and married Maynard Byron Hummel on Feb. 8, 1953.
WEST SALEM -- Martha A. Stutzman, 88, of West Salem, died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at her home. She was born in Maysville on Nov. 11, 1928, to the late Andrew N. and Amanda A. (Troyer) Hershberger, and married George A. Stutzman on Nov. 6, 1947. He died July 30, 2009.
WOOSTER -- William "Bill" Rottman, 86, entered into heaven Jan. 21, 2017 at LifeCare Hospice, Wooster. Aside from marrying his high school sweetheart, Mabel (Yoder) Rottman, this was the happiest day of his life. Born May 29, 1930 in Benton, Ohio to Rotis and Lela.
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FREDERICKSBURG -- Timothy Joseph Hosfeld, 59, of Fredericksburg, passed away Monday evening, Feb. 6, 2017, at LifeCare Hospice, Wooster, after a courageous battle with dementia. He was born March 19, 1957, in Massillon to Bernard and Lottie J.
DOVER -- Raymond Andrew "Blue Gil" Burgan, 68, of Dover, died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at his home after a brief illness. He was born Nov. 15, 1948, in Millersburg, to the late Archie G. and Elizabeth (Stanford) Burgan, and was a 1969 graduate of Garaway High School.
SUGARCREEK -- Isaiah Jacob Hershberger, son of JonAdam and Kristina Hershberger of 3826 Township Road 162, Sugarcreek, was born Feb. 4, 2017, at 6 a.m. and went home to be with Jesus at 8:30 a.m. His parents are members of the New Order Amish Church.
WOOSTER -- Jerry Wayne Martin, 68, of Wooster, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, at Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center. He was born Sept. 23, 1948, in Dover, the son of Wilford E. and Lorain Lake Martin, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
MILLERSBURG -- Edward "Skip" Markel, 64, of Millersburg passed away Sunday morning, Jan. 29, 2017, at the Holmes County Home, Holmesville, after an extended illness. He was born Sept. 1, 1952, in Orrville, the son of Edward Jr. and Dorothy M.
SUGARCREEK -- Vernon E. Shetler, 75, of Sugarcreek died Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Union Hospital in Dover, after a short illness. He was born April 7, 1941 in Holmes County to the late Eli and Malinda (Beachy) Shetler.
LOUDONVILLE -- Katherine L. Wolfe, 72, of Loudonville, died surrounded by her family on Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 25, 2017, at The James Cancer Hospital in Columbus after a short illness. She was born Feb.
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Joyce M. Brown, 86, passed away on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Sunrise Health & Rehabilitation Nursing Home in Sunrise, Fla., after a period of declining health. She was born Mabel Joyce Stutzman on Aug. 15, 1930, in Buffalo, N.Y., to Mabel Doris (Moore) Stutzman and David J.
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KILLBUCK -- April Alisa Dawn Rogers, 41, of Killbuck passed away Sunday morning, Feb. 5, 2017, at her home. April was born March 6, 1975, in Mansfield, the daughter of Rebecca Croft and Ronald Bender, and on March 22, 2014, married Volley Rogers III. He survives.
MILLERSBURG -- Amanda M. Miller, 83, 4130 County Road 168, Millersburg, passed away on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at Pomerene Hospital, Millersburg, following complications from a massive stroke. She was born March 16, 1933, to the late Monroe B.