Roy Eric Almanson
MANSFIELD: Roy Eric Almanson, 63, died Saturday, November 3, 2012, at MedCentral Hospital/Mansfield after an extended illness.
Roy was born on May 31, 1949, in Crestline, Ohio, to the late Kenneth Almanson and Grace Lillian Knox-Almanson. Roy made Mansfield his home.
Roy worked 25 years for White-Westinghouse and 10 years for Ashland Chemical Company. He was an avid sports fan.
Roy leaves to cherish in his memory his wife of 42 years of marriage, Dot Jene McNeil-Almanson, of Mansfield; a daughter, Traci (Kenneth) Taylor, of Akron; a son, Jarmel Almanson, of Columbus; two brothers, Norman (Martie) Almanson, of Bowling Green, and Gary (Robin) Almanson, of Crestline; four sisters, Isoline (John) Dunn, of Mansfield, Jene Almanson, of Los Angeles, CA, Janice Almanson, of Mansfield, and Tracy Murphy-Almanson, of Columbus; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Roy was preceded in death by his parents.
The services will be held November 8, 2012, at 11 a.m., with one hour prior calling at Providence Baptist Church, 124 West 6th St., Mansfield, Ohio, with Rev. Steve Taylor officiating. The burial will follow at Mansfield Cemetery.
The family has entrusted Small's Funeral Services with the arrangements.www.smallsfuneralservices.org