Laura Vaness, 29, Millersburg

Laura Flinner Vaness, 29, of Millersburg, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at Pomerene Hospital in Millersburg.

She was born Nov. 6, 1982, in Massillon, to Larry Flinner Jr. of Walnut Creek and Eunice (Brad) Britt Flinner Young of Wooster.

She had attended school at both Garaway and Hiland; and was a member of Gateway Fellowship Church in Millersburg.

Surviving are her husband, Michael Vaness, whom she married June 26, 2012; a daughter, Aubrey Lynn of the home; brothers, Larry (Heather) Flinner of New Philadelphia and Nicholas (Sara) Flinner of Killbuck; her grandfather, Larry Flinner Sr. of Walnut Creek and grandmother, Judith (Joseph) Cefalo of St. Augustine, Fla.; her mother-in-law, Kathy Miller of Danville and father-in-law, Robert Vaness of Orrville.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Bailey James Flinner-Vaness; her grandmother, Elizabeth Ruegsegger Schlabach and grandfather, John F. Britt.

Services were Saturday, Nov. 3 at First Mennonite Church in Sugarcreek, with Pastor Duane Galbraith officiating. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek. Share a memory and sign the guest register at www.smithfuneral.com.

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