BARBERTON -- Gary A. Pavkov, 59, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012.|
A resident of Barberton, he was a graduate of Barberton High School, Class of 1971 and also the University of Akron. Gary was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Viet Nam Era and was employed at the Horseshoe Casino.
Preceded in death by his parents, Jacob and Wilma Pavkov; Gary is survived by the love of his life, Sonia, whom he married on June 10, 2012; brother, Tom (Gretchen) Pavkov; sister, Kay (Keith) Drollinger; five nieces and nephews; eight great-nieces and nephews; along with other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, 11 a.m. at the Campfield-Hickman-Collier Funeral Home, 566 W. Park Ave., Barberton 44203 with Rev. Carl Dulin officiating. Burial at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery with military honors. Calling hours Wednesday, from 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the AA, 775 North Main Street, Akron, Ohio 44301.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2012