All Obituaries


Florence Engstrom


Florence Freytag Engstrom, age 102, died April 18, 2018. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on December 13, 1915 to the late Julius William and Louise (Lehman) Freytag, also preceded in death by both her...

Virgil Powell


Virgil L. Powell, 82, of Canton, passed away Tuesday, April 17th following a lengthy illness. Born in Wheeling, WV on March 9, 1936, a son of the late Paul and Bertha (Caldwell) Powell; also...

George Shaw Jr.


George "Mike" Shaw, Jr., 59, of Canton, passed away very unexpectedly Sunday, April 15th, at Aultman Hospital. Born in Canton on March 14, 1959, a son of the late George M. Shaw, Sr. and...

Mark Knepper


Mark A. Knepper, 63, of Canton, passed away Saturday, April 14th, at Aultman Hospital. Born in Canton on December 7, 1954, a son of the late Leroy and  Dorothy (Berns)Knepper, also preceded...

Gary Hilgert


Gary Philip Hilgert, 76, of Navarre, passed away at home Monday, April 9th, 2018. Born in Canton on April 14, 1941, a son of the late William and Cecilia (Lavey) Hilgert. Gary was employed as a...

Judith Lamp


Judith Ann Lamp, 77, of Canton, passed away Saturday, April 7th, at Mercy Medical Center. Born in Wooster on November 29, 1940, she was the daughter of the late George Curtis and Helen Katherine...

Pedro Borges


Pedro Borges, 86, of East Canton, passed away Saturday, April 7th, at Aultman Compassionate Care. Born in Cape Verde Islands, Portugal on December 30, 1931, a son of the late Antonio and Isabella...

Paulette Shaw


Paulette Shaw, 57, of Canton, passed away Saturday, April 7th, surrounded by her family at the Cleveland Clinic. Born in Philippi, West Virginia on October 19, 1960, a daughter of Joseph ...

Ernestine Newman


Ernestine Newman, 75, of Canton, passed away Thursday, April 5th. Born in Philippi, West Virginia on August 5, 1942, a daughter of the late Mildred Miner and John  Newman. Also preceded in...

Ruth Meers


Ruth A. Meers, 70, of Canton, passed away Tuesday, April 3rd, at the Laurels of Massillon following a lengthy illness. Born in Canton on April 10, 1947, a daughter of the late Peter and Velma...
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