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Jun 10, 2017 5:00 AM

R. Scott Brooks, 63, Uhrichsville

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.

Jun 10, 2017 5:00 AM

Amos Yoder, 96, Millersburg

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.

Jun 10, 2017 5:00 AM

Wilma Cannoe, 83, Interlachen, Fla.

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.

Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

Nancy Hunter, 79, Killbuck

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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Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

Terry Kovach, 75, Wooster

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.

Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

Lola Hill, 89, Millersburg

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.

Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

Naoma Pierce, 81, Killbuck

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.

Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

James L. Pyers, 65, Perrysville

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.

Jun 3, 2017 5:00 AM

Velma Geiser, 71, Dalton

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

James 'Jim' Morris, 72, Shreve

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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May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Eli Miller, 81, Fredericksburg

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Margaret Miller, 104, Shreve

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Alvin R. Yoder, 84, Millersburg

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Mary Miller, 72, Millersburg

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Wilma Cannoe, 83, Interlachen, Fla.

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Marilyn McDevitt, 80, Camp Hill, Pa.

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.

May 27, 2017 5:00 AM

Enos Miller, 76, Sugarcreek

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.

May 20, 2017 5:00 AM

James Bertsch

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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May 20, 2017 5:00 AM

Alma Miller

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.

May 20, 2017 5:00 AM

Stephen Sprang

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.