Harry Gene Roush
BARBERTON: Harry Gene Roush, 81, passed away on March 29, 2014. Harry was born on October 26, 1932 to Harry and Blanche Roush in Marion, Ohio.
He proudly served his country as a soldier in the U.S. Army during the Korean War; and continued to work for the U.S. government as the Marion Depot Supervisor. In retirement, Harry filled his days working in the mailroom of Christian Healthcare Ministries in Barberton and serving the Lord as an Evangelist Preacher. He enjoyed playing the guitar for his church family at Crystal Park Wesleyan Church in Canton, OH. Harry was a handyman who could do anything and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Harry was preceded in death by his first wife of 43 years, Rosie; and brother, Harold.
Harry is survived by his wife of 17 years, Christine; son, Rickie (Linda) Roush; daughters, Vickie (Ron) Williams, Pamela (Dale) Henneman; step-daughters, Valerie Heskett, Brenda (Mike) Mayhle; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and brother, Charles (Rose) Roush.
Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3250 Greenwich Rd., Norton on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 5 to 8 PM. A funeral service will be held at Crystal Park Wesleyan Church in Canton, OH on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11 AM with an hour of visitation prior to service. A second set of calling hours will take place on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Heritage Bible Church, 193 Marion-Williamsport Rd E, Marion, OH 43302, from 10 AM - 12 PM.
Interment at Chapel Heights Cemetery in Marion, OH. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Community Chaplain Services, 3200 Greenwich Rd. Suite 87. Norton. Ohio. USA. 44203.
Funeral Home map, directions and the Roush Family condolence book are available at www.bacherfuneralhome.com