Walter Yaggi

November 21, 1933 - September 21, 2017
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Walter Eugene Yaggi, 83, of New Philadelphia died on Thursday, September 21, 2017, surrounded by his family, while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House.

Born on November 21, 1933 at New Philadelphia, Walter was a son of the late Victor and Mary (Zedi) Yaggi.

He was a 1952 graduate of New Philadelphi…

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Walter Eugene Yaggi, 83, of New Philadelphia died on Thursday, September 21, 2017, surrounded by his family, while in the care of Community Hospice’s Truman House.

Born on November 21, 1933 at New Philadelphia, Walter was a son of the late Victor and Mary (Zedi) Yaggi.

He was a 1952 graduate of New Philadelphia High School and honorably served his country as a member of the United States Army.

On January 31, 1975, Walter married the former Nancy Lee Maddox. Professionally, he was employed by the former Joy Manufacturing at New Philadelphia before joining the former Shenango Company at Dover where he worked in the foundry as a Core Maker.

He was a member of Jerusalem Church, the National Rifle Association and enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.

In addition to his wife of 42 years, Walter is survived by a daughter, Deborah (Bruce) Allen; two granddaughters, Chase and Kennedy Allen and two sisters, Betty Stilgenbauer, and Alice Leggett all of New Philadelphia.

In addition to his parents, Walter was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Courtney Allen; a brother, Leroy Yaggi; three half-brothers, Charles, Edwin and Jacob Zedi and three half-sisters, Gertrude Geib, Helen Lang and Margaret Hidey as well as two brothers-in-law, Bill Leggett and Ray Stilgenbauer.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 1:30 PM in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia where the family will greet guests one hour prior to the service from 12:30-1:30PM. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Jerusalem Church Cemetery. A meal and fellowship will follow in the Jerusalem Church Social Hall.

Memorial contributions in Walter’s name may be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 12:30 pm

End Time: 1:30 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 1:30 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Jerusalem Church Cemetery

Address:

1417 Stonecreek Rd, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Reception Information

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Jerusalem Church

Address:

1417 Stonecreek Rd SW, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: November 21, 1933
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Dale & Gloria Steiner posted on 9/26/17

Alice, Betty and family, so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

 

michelle anthony posted on 9/25/17

Chase and family So sorry for your loss, your in our hearts and prayers.

 

Carol Bryant posted on 9/23/17

My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

 

Margie West posted on 9/22/17

So very sorry for your loss. Rest In Peace Walt.?

 

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