Dennis Lacher

July 18, 1954 - September 21, 2021
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Dennis L. Lacher, age 67, of New Philadelphia died at home surrounded by loved ones on Tuesday, September 21, 2021.

Dennis was born on July 18, 1954, in Aberdeen, South Dakota, to the late Michael and Mary Lacher.  He married Lorraine K. Sheldon on August 20, 1977 in San Diego, California.

He retired as a Senior…

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Dennis L. Lacher, age 67, of New Philadelphia died at home surrounded by loved ones on Tuesday, September 21, 2021.

Dennis was born on July 18, 1954, in Aberdeen, South Dakota, to the late Michael and Mary Lacher.  He married Lorraine K. Sheldon on August 20, 1977 in San Diego, California.

He retired as a Senior Chief from the Navy after 22 years of service.  He continued his career and retired from Wayne-Dalton.

He was an avid golfer and had many friends in the golf community.

Surviving are his wife, Lorraine Lacher; one daughter, Roxanne (Oscar) Fish; three grandsons, Matthew, Leo, and Declan; three brothers, Len (Mary) Lacher, Curt (Sandy) Lacher, and Donald Lacher; sister-in-law, Laura; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by father, Michael Lacher; mother, Mary Lacher; sister Betty (Don) Feist; and brothers, Willard Lacher and Michael Lacher.

A memorial reception will be held in the Geib Family Center at New Philadelphia, located adjacent to the funeral home on October 9, 2021 between 2 and 4 p.m.

Memorial contributions in Dennis’ memory may be directed to the American Cancer Society, 525 North Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406.

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Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

End Time: 4:00 pm

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116 2nd Street NE, New Philadelphia, OH, 44663

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American Cancer Society

525 N. Broad Street
Canfield, Ohio 44406
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Born: July 18, 1954
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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.

 

Teresa Love posted on 10/9/21

Sorry for your loss, Prayers be with you. Michael and Teresa Love

 

James & Betty Feist posted on 10/7/21

We are so sorry for your loss, our prayers to the family

 

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum posted on 9/24/21

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Dennis L. Lacher, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Navy Veteran, Dennis L. Lacher, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

 

Dave and Melanie Archer posted on 9/23/21

Sad to see this...We always had a great time when Dennis was tending bar at the Dover Elks...He was a good guy! Blessings for his family....

 

Dan and Penny Rose posted on 9/23/21

Uncle D, you will be missed tremendously. You were such a sweet man. Always willing to help without any question. The world lost a hell of a man. Fly high. We love you. ??????????????

 

Carol DeVore posted on 9/22/21

So sorry for your loss my prayers are with the family I used to work with Dennis at Wayne Dalton enjoyed talking and working with him again I am so sorry

 

Melissa Schafer posted on 9/22/21

So sad to hear this. He was such a great guy and an amazing line lead. Anyone that ever met him would say the same. Prayers to his Family

 

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