Russell "Chuck" Kohler

May 8, 1963 - October 28, 2019
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Russell “Chuck” Kohler, 56, of Dover, died Monday, October 28, 2019 in Truman Community Hospice House at New Philadelphia following injuries sustained from a previous car accident.

A son of Barbara (Beans) Kohler and the late Russell A. Kohler, Chuck was born May 8, 1963 in Union Hospital at Dover.

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Russell “Chuck” Kohler, 56, of Dover, died Monday, October 28, 2019 in Truman Community Hospice House at New Philadelphia following injuries sustained from a previous car accident.

A son of Barbara (Beans) Kohler and the late Russell A. Kohler, Chuck was born May 8, 1963 in Union Hospital at Dover.

Chuck graduated from New Philadelphia High School and was most recently employed as a press operator at Dover High Performance Plastics. He was also a member of the New Philadelphia VFW.

Prior to his accident, Chuck was an avid bowler and took part in various leagues. He also enjoyed taking his vehicles to car shows and watching “Big Time Wrestling”.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Doris (Tom) Grezlik of New Philadelphia; his brother, John (companion, Rebecca); two nieces, Peyton Kohler and Karmann Grezlik and a nephew, Ryan (Sarah) Grezlik.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia. A funeral service celebrating Chuck’s life will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Kevin Anslow officiating. Following the service, a luncheon will be held in the Geib Family Center at New Philadelphia. Cremation will follow the services and inurnment will take place in Evergreen Burial Park at a later date.

Contributions may be made in Chuck’s memory to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Friday, November 1, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Evergreen Burial Park

Address:

1520 Delaware Drive SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Inurnment will take place in Evergreen Burial Park at a later date.


Reception Information

Date: Friday, November 1, 2019

Geib Family Center

Address:

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

Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: May 8, 1963
Died: October 28, 2019

Condolences for Russell “Chuck” Kohler

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.

 

Linda Mishler Terry posted on 11/4/19

I remember Chuck very well. Also knew his father. Remember him from the bowling lanes in Dover, Phila area. RIP my friend

 

Dennise Holcomb posted on 11/3/19

RIP

 

Dorene Boyd posted on 11/1/19

Barb and Family, We are so sorry for your loss, Chuck was a great guy. He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him. Dorene and Tom Boyd

 

Bob and Carol Warner posted on 10/31/19

With love and prayers, and fondest memories of a great man. Rest in peace dear Chuck.

 

Bob and Carol Warner posted on 10/31/19

Barb and family, Bob and I send our sincerest condolences. You are in our thoughts and prayers, just as Chuck and all of you were from the day we heard of the accident. There are no words, but please know that there are many that care and are here for you. Chuck was a great guy. I always looked forward to seeing his smile and talking to him at work, or in the rare moments that I ran into him otherwise. He will truely be missed and we are very blessed to have gotten to know him. Our hearts ache for all of you. We pray that you find some comfort and peace and are surrounded by GOD'S Love and Mercy.

 

Mark Meek posted on 10/31/19

I am so sorry for your loss. To loose a loved one is never easy....

 

Traci Nigro posted on 10/30/19

Prayers of peace to you Barb and Doris. You are all in my thoughts Traci Nigro, Danny's daughter

 

Bill and Shirley Bitticker posted on 10/30/19

Dear Barbara, Doris and Family, We are deeply saddened at the loss of your dear son and brother and friend to all of us. He was always so nice and kind to us when we met and he will surely be missed. My prayer is that God keeps all of you in His loving care and brings peace and comfort to your heart. We love all of you. Bill and Shirley

 

Alan Grewell posted on 10/30/19

Chuck was always such a Great Human Being. we are shocked and saddened at the news of his passing. He will be missed.

 

Jennie Murray-Segee posted on 10/30/19

I attended York elementary school with Chuck. I remember him as a positive, upbeat guy. May God comfort his family during this difficult time.

 

Jim Herron posted on 10/30/19

Missed you Chuck at the bowl Ing alley. Great to know you. Rip Man. Miss yah and you will be remembered. Jim

 

Shawna Margo posted on 10/30/19

it is so hard to lose a best friend, Chucky has been my friend all my life! The world has lost a beautiful soul. Prayers for peace of mind, love you Mama send Doris to. You need anything do not hesitate to call or message me. Shawna Margo

 

Debbie Schwartz Myers posted on 10/30/19

Kohler Family know that you have my deepest sympathy and prayers. Chuck left this earth way to young. I was a classmate with Chuck all the way through school. Remember his smile, laugh and that beautiful head of hair. You know have a special angel watching over you.

 

Marcia Labus posted on 10/30/19

Barb. Doris and family. Our condolences. Love and prayers. Marcia and Fred Labus

 

Roger and Heidi Lawver posted on 10/29/19

We are so sorry to hear of your loss.

 

Jeff Wengerd posted on 10/29/19

RIP Brother

 

Lois (Long) Smith posted on 10/29/19

Barb and family I am so sorry for the loss of your son. May he rest in pease, All my Love Lois (Long) Smith.

 

Faith Hart posted on 10/29/19

So sorry for your loss. Will miss Chucks smiling face. With my deepest sympathy.

 

Shirley Latimer posted on 10/29/19

Barb and family so sorry to hear of Chucks passing praying God will give you comfort at this time.

 

Scott McIntyre posted on 10/29/19

Sure will miss seeing him at the bowling alley, he was one of my favorite bowlers.

 

Sandy Renicker posted on 10/29/19

Sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers

 

Sarah Tatman-Grezlik posted on 10/29/19

Deepest sympathies on the loss of your loved one. Sarah Tatman-Grezlik

 

Carol Stilgenbaue - Bryant posted on 10/29/19

Dear Barb, Doris and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will forever carry his memories close to my heart. Our paths crossed so many times through the years, their was no other guy like him. God Be with you.

 

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