Theodore F. 'Ted' Haidet Sr.
age 90 of Canton passed away Tuesday at House of Loreto. Ted was born in Marlboro on May 29, 1923 to the late Alonzo and Florence (Wey) Haidet. He was a member of Christ the Servant Catholic Parish. A former member of the Men's Club of the church , Knights of Columbus North Canton Counsel, and Sons of Italy Ben Marconi Lodge 1631. Ted was a veteran of World War II having served in the Army and was decorated with the Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon with two Bronze Stars, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with two Bronze Stars, American Theater Ribbon, Distinguished Unit Badge, and the Victory Medal. He was a retired Electrician for IBEW Local 540 where he was a member for 61 years. In addition to his parents, Ted was preceded in death by five brothers, Paul, Ken, Harold, Dick, and Bob and one sister, Catherine.
He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Margaret (Jeffries) of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, Ted and Debby Haidet of Canton; two daughters and son-in-law, Cindy (Haidet) and Mike Spence of Mansfield and Lori (Haidet) Edmunds and Dan Miller of North Canton; one brother, Ray Haidet of Canton; and one sister-in-law, Betty Haidet of Louisville; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Friday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at Rossi Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at Christ the Servant Parish with Msgr. Lewis Gaetano, celebrant. The family would like to thank the staff at the House of Loreto for the loving care they showed our father. Donations may be made in Ted's name to the House of Loreto.
Rossi Funeral Home Inc
730 30th Street NW Canton, OH 44709
Published in The Repository on Nov. 7, 2013