UHRICHSVILLE -- R. Scott Brooks, 63, of Uhrichsville, formerly of Wooster, died Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at Akron City Hospital, after a sudden illness. Born in Wooster on Jan. 1, 1954, Scott was the son of the late Dorothy (Hines) and George Brooks.
MILLERSBURG -- Minister Amos M. Yoder, 96, 4728 County Road 19, Millersburg, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, at his home. He was born March 25, 1921, in Holmes County to the late Mose and Catherine (Miller) Yoder, and married Amanda M. Troyer on Dec. 20, 1945. She died Feb. 16, 2016.
INTERLACHEN, Fla. -- Wilma Bernice Cannoe, 83, of Interlachen, Fla., passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center after a brief illness. A celebration of life service is Saturday, June 10, 2017, from 11 a.m.
KILLBUCK -- Nancy Carole Hunter, 79, of Killbuck, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at Majora Lane Care Center, surrounded by her loving family.
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WOOSTER -- Terry Gene Kovach, 75, of Wooster, died Tuesday, May 24, 2017, at Wooster Community Hospital. Roberts Funeral Home, Sherwood Chapel, Wooster, assisted. Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com.
MILLERSBURG -- Lola E. Hill, 89, of Millersburg, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at Sycamore Run Nursing Home, Millersburg, after a sudden illness. Private family graveside services took place in Killbuck Cemetery, with Pastor Jamie Rye officiating. There were no calling hours.
KILLBUCK -- Naoma Pierce, 81, of Killbuck, went home to be with the Lord May 25, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Feb. 25, 1936, in Tennessee, the daughter of Gilbert and Beulah Lafever, and married Roy Pierce. He survives.
PERRYSVILLE -- James L. Pyers, 65, of rural Perrysville, died Thursday afternoon, May 25, 2017, in Regency Hospital, Middleburg Heights, after a long battle with asbestosis. Jim was born July 23, 1951, in Millersburg and was the son of the late James Robert and Louella Hughes Pyers.
DALTON -- Velma Mae Geiser, 71, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday morning, May 23, 2017, at Aultman Hospital in Canton. Velma was born Sept. 11, 1945, in Orrville, to Willis and Bertha (Eberly) Good and graduated from Dalton High School in 1962.
SHREVE -- James H. "Jim" Morris, born Dec. 11, 1944, formerly of Glenmont, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. He retired from Rexroth Corporation of Wooster after 35 years of service.
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FREDERICKSBURG -- Eli H. Miller, 81, of Fredericksburg, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017, at Affinity Medical Center in Massillon. Eli was born Aug. 2, 1935, in Salt Creek Township, Holmes County, to the late Harvey and Nancy (Hostetler) Miller and married Katie L. Gingerich on Nov.
SHREVE -- Margaret C. Miller, 104, of Shreve, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Sycamore Run Nursing Home in Millersburg. She was born Feb. 20, 1913, in Holmes County to Samuel P. and Mary Rose (Crilow) Henney and married Bert E. Miller. He preceded her in death in 1970.
MILLERSBURG -- Alvin R. Yoder, 84, of Millersburg, died Saturday, May 20, 2017, at his residence, surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 16, 1932, in Stark County to Roman I. and Mary (ne Sommers) Yoder.
MILLERSBURG -- Mary L. Miller, 72, 5795 County Road 203, Millersburg, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, at her home after an extended illness. She was born in Tuscarawas County on Jan. 25, 1945, to the late Levi A.C. and Fannie (Miller) Troyer and married Henry E. Miller on April 13, 1972.
INTERLACHEN, Fla. -- Wilma Bernice Cannoe, 83, of Interlachen, Fla., passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center after a brief illness. She was born in Coshocton County, and had been a resident of Interlachen for the past 34 years, coming from Jacksonville.
CAMP HILL, Pa. -- Marilyn J. Donley Stahl McDevitt passed away May 17, 2017, in Camp Hill, Pa. She was 80 years old and formerly of Big Prairie. Marilyn was born June 16, 1936 near Nashville, the daughter of the late Harry Donley and Hazel Mae Martin Donley Storch.
SUGARCREEK -- Enos M. Miller, 76, 3654 County Road 70, Sugarcreek, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, at his home after a brief illness. He was born April 11, 1941, in Holmes County to the late Melvin D. and Mary (Raber) Miller, and married Mary A. Troyer on Feb. 6, 1964. She died Sept. 1, 2015.
MILLERSBURG -- James Ray Bertsch, 69, of Millersburg, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at LifeCare Hospice, Wooster. Graveside services were Monday, April 8, 2017, at 2 p.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, where military rites also were conducted by Killbuck VFW.
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WINESBURG -- Alma J. Miller, 69, of Winesburg, passed away into Glory peacefully on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Community Hospice House in New Philadelphia, with her husband at her side. Alma was born in Millersburg on Jan.
BIG PRAIRIE -- Stephen Sprang, 74, of Big Prairie passed away Friday, April 21, 2017, at West View Healthy Living in Wooster following a period of declining health. He was born Nov. 19, 1942, in Ashland to John E. and Bertha (Cross) Sprang.