Chester L. "Chet" Henthorn, age 71, passed away March 6, 2013.
Born in Spencer, W.Va., he lived in Akron most of his life. Chet was employed with Painters Local #841, and attended Community Church of Kenmore. He was a strong, hardworking man, and everyone loved him.
Preceded in death by his parents, Arlie and Jeanette, and daughter, Tammy, he is survived by his wife, Penny; son, Wayne (Elyssa) of North Carolina; daughter, Wanda (Charles) Roberts of Uniontown; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles and Arlie Jr.; sisters, Wilma Jean Lindsey of Caldwell, Ohio, and Diane Allen of Brimfield.
We have all been blessed to have Chester in our lives. God gave us a very special angel. Please keep all of us in your prayers.
Funeral service will be Monday, 7 p.m. at Hopkins Lawver Funeral Home, 547 Canton Road, Akron, Ohio 44312, with Pastor John Larson officiating. Private burial at Hillside Cemetery in Randolph. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until service time Monday.
(Hopkins Lawver, Akron, 330-733-6271)www.hopkinslawver.com