Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Akron include: East Akron, Ellet, Firestone Park, Goodyear Heights, South Akron, West Akron, Chapel Hill, Downtown, Elizabeth Park, Fairlawn Heights, Highland Square, Lane-Wooster, Merriman, Middlebury, North Hill, Northwest Akron, Rolling Acres, Summit Lake, University Park, and Wallhaven.
  • Akron is also known as: Summit County / Akron city and Akron, Ohio/Sandbox.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Jeff Fusco, who took office November 28th, 2017.

Facts

  • Akron has been featured in films like: In the Beginning Was the End: The Truth About De-Evolution (1976).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Antoine Winfield (american football player), Ramon Walker (american football player), Donnie Nickey (american football player), Andy McCollum (american football player), James Harrison (american football player), Mike Vrabel (american football player and coach), and Dante Booker (american football player).
  • Akron is home to the following sports teams: Akron Zips men's basketball.

History

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This American "boom town" lives up to its nickname "The Rubber City." Throughout its history it has been home to four well known tire manufacturers: Goodrich, Goodyear, Firestone, and General Tire. It is the home of the Polymer Valley, where 400 companies which create polymer related products are located. Ninety four are located in the city proper.

The official website for the city of Akron is http://ci.akron.oh.us.

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Akron Obituaries

It was disclosed on December 31st, 2017 that Clayton Stanley Jr "Stan" Taylor passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Clayton Stanley Jr "Stan"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Commercial Appeal on December 31st, 2017 that Cynthia Beth Stanfill passed on in Memphis, Tennessee.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cynthia Beth's life.

It was written by The Desert Sun on December 7th, 2017 that Martha "Marti" Mallory (Burton) passed on in Indian Wells, California.  Ms. Mallory was 84 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Martha "Marti"'s life.

It was noted by Ashland Times Gazette on December 4th, 2017 that Carol S Patterson (Pfalzgraf) died in Akron, Ohio.  Ms. Patterson was 74 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carol S's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on November 29th, 2017 that Marilyn Louise Jackson passed away in California.  Jackson was 78 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Marilyn Louise's life.

It was revealed by Star Beacon on November 26th, 2017 that Eleanor Victoria Chizmar (Lukas) passed on in Akron, Ohio.  Ms. Chizmar was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Eleanor Victoria's life.

It was revealed by Orlando Sentinel on November 26th, 2017 that Lois Marie Yingling (Friess) perished in Port Richey, Florida.  Ms. Yingling was 77 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lois Marie's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 17th, 2017 that Maxine Lady (Kocher) passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Lady was 94 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Maxine's life.

It was disclosed on November 15th, 2017 that H D "Douglas" Lawrence died in Dobson, North Carolina.  Lawrence was 68 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor H D "Douglas"'s life.

It was written by Star-News on November 8th, 2017 that Frank H Smith died in Wilmington, North Carolina.  Smith was 87 years old and was born in Akron, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Frank H's life.

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Cemeteries in Akron

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Coventry Twp Cemetery Info
68 Portage Lakes Dr
Akron, OH 44319
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East Akron Cemetery Company
1135 E Market St
Akron, OH 44316
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Glendale Cemetery
150 Glendale Ave
Akron, OH 44326
Greenlawn Cemetery Association Incorporated
2580 Romig Rd
Akron, OH 44314
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Lakewood Cemetery Association
1080 W Waterloo Rd
Akron, OH 44314
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MT Peace Cemetery
183 Aqueduct St
Akron, OH 44303

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Brooklyn Heights Cemetery Association
4700 Broadview Rd
Cleveland, OH 44109
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Calvary Cemetery Office
3469 Lincoln Way E
Massillon, OH 44750
City Cemetery
6170 Royalton Rd
Cleveland, OH 44133
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Greenwood Cemetery
3809 Mogadore Rd
Mogadore, OH 44312
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Henry Warstler Cemetery
1922 4th St Nw
Canton, OH 44702
Holy Cross Cemetery
14609 Brookpark Rd
Cleveland, OH 44135
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Lutheran Cemetery Association
4566 Pearl Rd
Cleveland, OH 44109
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MT Olive Cemetery
27855 Aurora Rd
Cleveland, OH 44139
Massillon Cemetery Association
1827 Erie St S
Massillon, OH 44648
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Resurrection Cemetery
6303 Center Rd
Valley City, OH 44280
Riverside Cemetery
3607 Pearl Rd
Cleveland, OH 44109
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St Mary's Cemetery
4720 E 71st St
Cleveland, OH 44125
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Union Lawn Cemetery Incorporated
50 4th St Ne
Navarre, OH 44662
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Woodvale Cemetery
7535 Engle Rd
Cleveland, OH 44017
Wooster Cemetery Association
983 Madison Ave
Wooster, OH 44691

Akron Cemetery News

Cindy Winterrowd, Akron, Ohio
Since retirement, they have lived in Fort Myers, Florida; Beijing, China, and Akron, OH. They have a daughter (Carmen Beasley ... Burial will be held later in the Teegarden Cemetery near Ansonia, Ohio. It is the wishes of the family that memorial ...
http://www.therepublic.com/view/obit/1627/

Mystery set in Cleveland mixes history, intrigue
After a volunteer at the historic Garden View Cemetery in Cleveland where Pepper works ... Features Department, Akron Beacon Journal, P.O. Box 640, Akron, OH 44309 or [email protected] . Event notices should be sent at least two weeks in ...
http://www.ohio.com/lifestyle/106841348.html

Richard H. Vrona 1940-2010
His burial with Military Honors will be private at the convenience of the family at Notre Dame Cemetery in South Hadley. His family has requested that memorial donations be made in his memory to the CJD Foundation, PO Box 5312, Akron, OH 44334.
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101026/NEWS03/10260329

Richard Vrona, of Chicopee
Chicopee. His burial with military honors will be private at the convenience of the family in Notre Dame Cemetery in South Hadley. His family has requested that memorial donations be made in his memory to the CJD Foundation, PO Box 5312, Akron, OH 44334.
http://www.gazettenet.com/2010/10/26/richard-vrona-chicopee

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Cemeteries in Akron, OH on Yahoo! Local
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Glendale Cemetery -- A Profile of Glendale Cemetery in Akron Ohio
Glendale Cemetery is Akron Ohio’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1839. It is entered as a historic landscape by the National Register of Historic Places. ...
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