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Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Steven Buren 1-8-17

WOOSTER -- Steven E. Buren, age 60, of Wooster, Ohio passed away Thursday morning, January 5, 2017. Steven was born June 30, 1956 in Wooster, Ohio and was the son of Robert and Marilyn (Manchester) Buren.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Charles Oswalt, 65, Nashville, Ohio

NASHVILLE -- Charles "Chuck" Oswalt, age 65, of Nashville, Ohio went home to be with the Lord, on Friday, January 6, 2017 at Pomerene Hospital in Millersburg. Chuck was born January 31, 1951 in Union City, Indiana and was the son of "Hap" and Dora Oswalt.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Joseph Yoder, 46, Dundee

DUNDEE -- Joseph C. Yoder, 46, 9891 Pleasant Hill Road, NW, Dundee, died Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at Aultman Hospital in Canton, from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident. He was born Dec. 27, 1970, in Holmes County to Crist J.A. and Esther J.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Bradley Giauque, 55, Big Prairie

BIG PRAIRIE -- Bradley D. Giauque, 55, of Big Prairie, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster, after a courageous battle with cancer. Brad was born Aug. 18, 1961, in Wooster to Dean W. and Beverly (Bower) Giauque, and was a graduate of West Holmes High School.

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Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Mary Neavill, 91, Shreve

SHREVE -- Mary E. Neavill, 91, of Shreve, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Danbury Woods Assisted Living Community in Wooster. She was born Dec. 24, 1925, in Benson, Ill., to Paul and Hazel (Turner) Koehler, and was a graduate of Benson High School. On Dec.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Donn A. Hobson III

KILLBUCK -- Donn A. Hobson III, 36, of Killbuck, died Thursday, Dec. 27, after an extended illness. Donnie left the confines that caused him so much pain these last several years to be with his savior Jesus Christ. He was a good mechanic and a skilled welder.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Albert M. Miller

BALTIC -- Albert M. Miller, 92, of 33897 State Route 643, Baltic (New Bedford) died Monday, Jan. 2, 2017 at Walnut Hills Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 13, 1924 in Holmes County to the late Mose S. and Rebecca (Mast) Miller.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Stanley Gilbert

NASHVILLE -- Stanley Ray Gilbert, 71, of Nashville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016, at his home with his family at his side after an extended illness. He was born in Wooster on Feb.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Verba Yoder

FREDERICKSBURG -- Verba Yoder, 89, of 8259 County Road 235, Fredericksburg, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016 at her home following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease. She was born in Wayne County June 20, 1927 to the late Mart A. and Fannie D. (Troyer) Miller and married John J.C.

Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Joy Maxwell, 73, Millersburg

MILLERSBURG -- Joy E. Maxwell, 73, of Millersburg, passed away suddenly Tuesday morning, Jan. 3, 2017, at Pomerene Hospital, Millersburg. Joy was born July 8, 1943, in Massillon, the daughter of Gerald and Nellie Smith, and married her best friend, John Maxwell on Oct. 7, 1962. He survives.

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Jan 14, 2017 5:00 AM

Samuel Fisher

BEACH CITY -- Samuel Fisher, 66, of Baltic, formerly of Beach City, died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. He was born Aug. 28, 1950, to the late Glen Barkley and Violet Elizabeth (Lawrence) Fisher, and was a 1968 graduate of Fairless High School. He enjoyed fishing.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Michael Arndt

LOUDONVILLE -- Michael Arndt, 64, of Loudonville, died Thursday evening, Dec. 22, 2016 in Pomerene Hospital Emergency Room in Millersburg. Michael was born March 5, 1952 in Warren and was one of four children of Willard C. and Janice M. McAninch Arndt.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Edward Garver, 82, Fruitland Park, Fla.

FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. -- Edward G. "Sandy" Garver, 82, of Fruitland Park, Fla., formerly of Wooster, passed away on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, at Leesburg Regional Medical Center in Florida. He was born Feb.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Amanda Miller, 88, Holmesville

HOLMESVILLE -- Amanda A. (Schrock) Miller, 88, peacefully went to be with the Lord, at the home of her daughter on Dec. 31, 2016. She was born on May 19, 1928 to Abe and Elizabeth (Yoder) Schrock and was raised in Holmes County. On Dec. 2, 1948 she was united in marriage to Nelson E.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Ralph G. Silvius 

DUNDEE -- Ralph G. "Sonny" Silvius, 72, of Dundee died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at his residence. He was born Nov. 21, 1944 in Dover to the late Ralph and Evelyn (Hofacre) Silvius. He had worked for the former Flurocarbon Co. and was a farmer.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Jean Lawhead, 89, Millersburg

MILLERSBURG -- Jean Lawhead, 89, of Millersburg, passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 at Sycamore Run Nursing Home, Millersburg, following a period of declining health. Jean was born Jan. 7, 1927 in Newark, and was the daughter of Ray and Ruth (Hatten) Chaney.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Shirley Duncan, 79, Millersburg

MILLERSBURG -- Shirley A. Duncan, 79, of Millersburg, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 30, 2016 at the Holmes County Home, Holmesville, following an extended illness. A Celebration of Life gathering was held at Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, Sunday, Jan.

Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Beryl I. Crilow, 97, Sugarcreek 

SUGARCREEK -- Beryl I. Crilow 97, of Sugarcreek died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at Walnut Hills Nursing Home following a period of declining health. She was born Sept. 6, 1919 in Orrville to the late Robert and Mary (Miller) Jaberg.

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Jan 7, 2017 5:00 AM

Nancy Hosfeld, 81, Holmesville

HOLMESVILLE -- Nancy L. Hosfeld, 81, of Holmesville, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 at the Holmes County Home, Holmesville, following an extended illness. Nancy was born Sept.

Dec 31, 2016 5:00 AM

Patrick Veddern, 64, Millersburg

MILLERSBURG -- Patrick Veddern, 64, of Millersburg, passed away Tuesday morning, Dec. 20, 2016, at Pomerene Hospital in Millersburg. There were no services at this time. Arrangements are being handled by Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg.