NORTH CANTON (Formerly Sebring), Ohio – Paula D. Partlow, loving mother and grandmother, 80, of North Canton and formerly of Sebring went to meet her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, December 18, 2017.
Paula was born in East Liverpool on July 30, 1937 the daughter of the late, James “Vern” and Ila (Harmon) Hoal.
She was a graduate of Wellsville High School and attended Pine Lake Christian Church. Paula was a faithful and involved member of her church.
She also enjoyed listening to hymns especially ones sung by Elvis, she loved to play bingo but the most important thing to her was spending time with her family.
Survivors include her three children, Richard Partlow of Sebring, Melanie (Donald) Pohovey of Navarre and Tracy (Robert) Thompson of North Canton; her seven grandchildren, Rachael Bolin, Andrew Partlow, Tiffany Kerns, Tyler Kerns, Joshua Stamps, Chad Covalesky and Jenna Covalesky and two great-grandchildren, Marshall Bolin and Oakley Kerns. She is also survived by two sisters, Judy (Carl) McDevitt of Wellsville and Verna (Ray) Berry of Sebring.
She was preceded by her parents; her husband, Richard in 1989 and siblings, Jeanne Brandt, Ron Sanford and Don Hoal.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown funeral home in Sebring at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Tom Palmer officiating.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, December 21 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and the half hour prior the service on Friday, December 22, from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Burial will take place at Quaker Hill Cemetery in Sebring.
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home, (330) 938-2526.
A television tribute will air Thursday, December 21 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.