Clyde Cerett

June 1, 1935 - January 30, 2019
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Clyde C. Cerett, 83, of New Philadelphia, died Wednesday, January 30, 2019 in Aultman Hospital at Canton following a long illness.

Born in Dillonvale, Ohio he was the son of the late Charles C. and Rose M. Kimble Cerett and a 1953 graduate of the former Jewett High School in Jewett, Ohio. In the 1970’s, Clyde serv…

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Clyde C. Cerett, 83, of New Philadelphia, died Wednesday, January 30, 2019 in Aultman Hospital at Canton following a long illness.

Born in Dillonvale, Ohio he was the son of the late Charles C. and Rose M. Kimble Cerett and a 1953 graduate of the former Jewett High School in Jewett, Ohio. In the 1970’s, Clyde served as a patrolman and former chief of police for the Village of Bolivar. He retired in 1985 from the Timken Company in Canton where he had worked as a supervisor and following his retirement, he continued working for Fenton Brothers’ Electric until his retirement in 2009.

Clyde served as a little league coach in Bolivar during the 1960’s and 70’s and was a member of the New Philadelphia VFW. He loved fishing from his pontoon boat on Leesville Lake, working his small vegetable garden, bowling and visiting his friends at the VFW.

Surviving are Dalene K. Cerett of the residence; three daughters, Darl (Jay) Prevatte of Virginia, Cassandra (Steve) Porter of Canton and Anitra (Frank) Lynn of Georgia; two sons, Rick (Sue) Cerett of Canton and Mike Cerett of Waunakee, Wisconsin; a step-daughter, Heather (Shane) Patacca of Toledo and a step-son, Travis (Katherine) Putnam of Gainesville, Virginia; a sister, June (Fred) Nolen of St. Charles, Illinois; a brother, Albert (Paulette) Cerett of New Philadelphia; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A son, Curtis C. Cerett; four sisters, Ruth Diaz, Virginia Dillehay, Betty Turner and Marlene Custer; and two brothers, Louis Cerett and William Cerett precede him in death.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 12:30 to 1:30 PM in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia. A funeral service celebrating Clyde’s life will follow in the funeral home chapel at 1:30 PM with Pastor Brian Flood officiating. A private burial will be held in Fairview Cemetery at Jewett at a later date.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, February 3, 2019

Time: 12:30 pm

End Time: 1:30 pm


Service Information

Date: Sunday, February 3, 2019

Time: 1:30 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Fairview Cemetery

Address:

, JEWETT, OH,

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A private burial will be held in Fairview Cemetery at Jewett at a later date.


Reception Information

Date: Sunday, February 3, 2019

Time: 3:00 pm

End Time: 4:30 pm

Scio Firehouse

Address:

318 West Main Street
Scio, Ohio 43988

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Born: June 1, 1935
Died: January 30, 2019

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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.

 

Jim & Deb Albright posted on 2/3/19

Dalene, We are so very sorry for your loss. We have great memories of you and Clyde. Hugs to you.

 

john virgin posted on 2/3/19

i enjoyed working for and with clyde at the timken company,he will be missed

 

Michael and Dena Putnam posted on 2/3/19

Deepest sympathy for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the entire family.

 

tim kirker posted on 2/2/19

To the Cerett family, your father was a good, nice person. I knew him as a young boy and he was always nice, funny, and respected. My sincerest condolences Tim Kirker

 

Dave and Melanie Archer posted on 2/1/19

Heather Shane and Family Members...Sending our deepest sympathy to all of you in your great loss...May Clyde be pain free and rest peacefully in Heaven....Thinking of all of you at this sad time...Love Melanie

 

Kathy & Harold Hawkins posted on 2/1/19

So sorry to hear. We know he will be missed

 

Joanna Byers posted on 2/1/19

Sorry for the Cerretts loss. I knew Clyde nice guy . We had a lot of laughs. Prayers from the Gale family3

 

Sandra Manbeck posted on 2/1/19

Jeff and I are so Sorry to hear about you loss. Prayers to you and your family. God Bless

 

Michael Spiker posted on 1/31/19

My sympathy to the Cerett family and especially to my life-long friend, Rick. May God comfort you at this trying time.

 

Tammy Huggins posted on 1/31/19

So very sorry to hear of your loss. Clyde was so good to our family. God bless you all. With love, Tom and Tammy (App) Huggins

 

Gloria Carson posted on 1/31/19

Mike and I are so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our prayers.

 

Gerry & Shelia Trachsel posted on 1/31/19

Our deepest sympathy to Dalene and all of Clyde's family. Remembering all of the good times. May he rest in peace.

 

Jim LeBlanc posted on 1/31/19

So sorry to hear this. Clyde was a super person. Met him in 1976 when we moved to Bolivar. Was my brothers baseball coach. I bowled with him in the 80's. We had alot of fun.

 

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