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Area Obituaries

Markley, Jonathan Daniel

ORRVILLLE — Jonathan Daniel Markley, age 24, of Orrville, died unexpectedly on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at his home in Orrville. Jon was born on August 27, 1997, in Canton, to Walter and Deborah (Hoover) Markley, graduated from Orrville High School in 2016 and worked as auto mechanic. He enjoyed drifting, working on anything with…

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Berg, Pamela J.

DALTON – Pamela J. Berg, age 71, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. Born on December 1, 1950 in Barberton, OH to the late Jim and Gloria (Reagan) Andrews, she was a lifelong resident of Dalton. A 1970 graduate of Barberton High School, Pam retired from the J.M. Smucker…

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Tibbitts, Robert “Bob” Cecil

Orrville — Robert “Bob” Cecil Tibbitts, age 94, of Orrville, passed away Friday, May 13, 2022, at Danbury Senior Living Wooster, following a period of declining health. Bob was born on March 18, 1928, in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Cecil and Pearl (Hymers) Tibbitts, and attended Cleveland City School. He served as a Private…

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Finnicum, Ardith J.

Ardith J. Finnicum, 75, of Navarre, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at Aultman Hospital in Canton. She was born in Wooster on July 1, 1946 to the late Wilfred and Leah (Stuckey) Nussbaum and married Donald Finnicum on September 25, 1982 and he survives. She was a 1964 graduate of Dalton High…

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Goudy, Justin A.

Justin A. Goudy   DEKALB, IL – Justin Andrew Goudy, age 37, was escorted by angels into heaven on April 30, 2022. Born on October 8, 1984 in Orrville, OH, he was a 2003 graduate of Dalton High School.  Justin had planned to pursue a career as a worship leader and youth pastor before choosing…

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Piatt, Ray N.

RITTMAN — Ray N. Piatt, age 86, of Rittman, died Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster, following a period of declining health. Ray was born on August 9, 1935, in Beallsville, Ohio, to the late Emmet and Edna (Pitman) Piatt, graduated from Norwayne High School in 1954, and married Janet M.…

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Miller, Barbara J.

Orrville — Barbara J. Miller, age 73, of Orrville, died Sunday, May 1, 2022, at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster, following a period of declining health. Barbara was born on September 13, 1948, in Millersburg, Ohio, to William and Maxine (Parrot) Miller and graduated from Waynedale High School.  She went on to receive her Bachelor’s Degree…

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James Edward Thomas Reed, 88, better known as “Eddie” was the fourth of six children of Jimmy and Grace Reed and their only son. Adored and spoiled by his five sisters, he had a charmed life. Born on May 26, 1933 in Jay, Maine, he learned to speak French before English and whizzed through school,…

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Amstutz, Ada Marie

Ada Marie Amstutz, 92, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2022 at her Assisted Living Residence at Shady Lawn in Dalton, OH. She went peacefully to Jesus surrounded by her four children and caring Hospice and Shady Lawn nursing staff. Calling hours are Tuesday, April 26 from 6-8 pm at the Sonnenberg Mennonite Church in Kidron.…

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Lehman, Marjorie F.

Rittman — Marjorie F. Lehman, age 94, of Rittman, formerly of Orrville died Friday, April 22, 2022, at Apostolic Christian Home in Rittman, following a period of declining health. Marjorie was born on February 5, 1928, to the late Milton and Ila (Lowe) Berg. She married Richard Lehman on August 28, 1948, in Orrville. Richard…

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