Samuel Russell Baer
age 22, was called home to be the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. Sam was a different and a special person. He shared his passion for football with his father and coach Wolfe from Garaway High School. Sam was enrolled at Kent State University where he was studying to be an art teacher. He was near his goal when the Lord carried him to a better place. Samuel is resting peacefully in the loving arms of his grandparents, Russell Baer Jr., Thomas Patrick and Freda Sullivan.
Sam is survived by his father, Danny Baer; mother, Tara Marlatt Sullivan; brother, Zachariah T. Baer; sister, Cassandra Lee Smith; step-father, Stephen Marlatt; brother-in- law, Adam Smith and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be conducted on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel with Pastor Neal Dearyan officiating. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel to help with funeral expenses. Those wishing to share a fond memory or their condolences may sign the Reed on-line guestbook at our website
Published in The Repository on Jan. 5, 2013