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Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

James Arthur McConnell

James Arthur McConnell passed away on April 23, 2017 in his home in Edinburg, Ohio. Funeral services will be announced by the Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Homes Ravenna Chapel.

Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Sandra (Sandy) Skarupa

NEWBURY-TROY TWP. -- Sandra (Sandy) Skarupa, 81 years of age, passed away Saturday April 22, 2017. Arrangements are pending at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.

Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

James 'Jim' Jones

James "Jim" Jones, 58, passed away peacefully Thursday April 20, 2017. He was born in Ravenna, OH to Homer and Grace (Cork) Jones. He was a graduate of Rootstown High School. He was a masonry and construction worker for 40 years.

Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Frank A. Chanowski

Frank A. Chanowski, age 71 of Ravenna, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Akron City Hospital. He was born July 13, 1945, in Akron City Hospital. Frank graduated from Rootstown High School in 1963. He worked for Gougler Industries in Kent for 44 years until retiring.

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Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Marc Devon Guttman

Marc Devon Guttman, 26, of Ravenna, passed away April 17, 2017. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Bernard and Vivian Springston. Marc will be dearly missed by his mother, Jennifer Reed (Ben Daniels); several aunts and uncles, cousins and friends.

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Frederick R. Fred Lange

FREEDOM TWP. MANTUA Frederick R. "Fred" Lange, 73 years of age passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at UH Portage Medical Center surrounded by loved ones. He had bravely battled cancer for eighteen months. Fred was born December 17, 1943 in Freedom Township to Robert A.

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Mary Brehm

AURORA Mary Berthena Brehm, 85 years of age of Aurora, became Our Gift to God on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Mrs. Brehm was God's Gift to Us on January 10, 1932 at Lakewood, Ohio, the daughter of the late Walter and Ruby (Pickering) Fishburn.

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Harry A. Wise

Harry A. Wise, age 101, passed away on April 19, 2017 in Brooksville, Fla. Friends and family will be received Tuesday, from 6 to 8 p.m., and Wednesday, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Hopkins Lawver Funeral Home, 547 Canton Road (Route 91), Akron (Ellet), Ohio 44312.

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Shirley Kay Hemmelgarn

Shirley Kay Hemmelgarn 82 of Kent, formerly of Coldwater, Ohio died Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at UH Portage Medical Center in Ravenna. She was born November 5, 1934 in Coldwater to Spain and Alice (Bell) James.

Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Elaine E. Warrior

MANTUA Elaine E. Warrior, 75 years of age, passed away Sunday April 9, 2017 at Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Hts., Ohio. Born in Kirby, Vermont on April 28, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Jack and Doris (Wood) Cross.

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Apr 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Dr. Lubomyr Roman Wynar

Dr. Lubomyr Roman Wynar peacefully passed away on Easter Sunday April 16, 2017 in Woodstock, GA. He was 85. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed. Dr. Wynar was born January 2, 1932 in Lviv, Ukraine.

Apr 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Dr. Lubomyr Roman Wynar

Dr. Lubomyr Roman Wynar peacefully passed away on Easter Sunday April 16, 2017 in Woodstock, GA. He was 85. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed. Dr. Wynar was born January 2, 1932 in Lviv, Ukraine.

Apr 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Larry Melton

In memory of our loving Father and Papa, services will be held at Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St. in Ravenna, OH from 1:00pm-3:00pm on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Celebration of Life to follow immediately after services at the VFW Post 1055, 6000 New Milford Rd., Ravenna.

Apr 22, 2017 4:00 AM

David C. Freshour

RAVENNA-SHALERSVILLE David C. Freshour, 68 years of age, passed away Sunday April 16, 2017 following injuries due to a motorcycle accident. Born in Canton, Ohio on April 3, 1949, he was the son of the late Carl and Beulah (Powell) Freshour.

Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Richard Perkowski

Richard Perkowski age 68 was a beloved son, father, grandfather, brother and friend to many during his lifetime. Richard was born August 12, 1948 to Anthony and Anna (Knapp) Perkowski and lived most of his life in Kent, Ohio.

Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Mary B. Brehm

AURORA -- Mary B. Brehm, 85 years of age, passed away Thursday April 20, 2017. Arrangements are pending at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua.

Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Lois Jean Trinkle

Lois Jean Trinkle, age 84, of Ravenna, passed away on April 17, 2017, in the comfort of her family. Lois was born on March 29, 1933 in Jenkins, Kentucky to the late Mark and Lillie Cvetnich.

Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Linda A. Burroughs

Linda A. Burroughs, 67, of Kent, died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at her home. She was born July 27, 1949 in Birmingham, AL to Joseph and Lela (Posey) Posey.

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Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Leticia Lee Palania

Leticia Lee Palania, 23, passed away peacefully April 13, 2017. She was born in Akron and was a proud 2014 graduate of Streetsboro High School. Preceded in death by her grandfather, Rexal Hutchinson, she is survived by her mother, Melissa (Walter); father, Samuel; brother A.J.

Apr 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Larry Melton

In memory of our loving Father and Papa, Visitation will be held at Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St. in Ravenna, OH from 1:00pm-3:00pm on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Celebration of Life to follow immediately after services.