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Harold F. Mellinger

February 28, 1933 ~ May 6, 2017 (age 84)
STOW - Harold F. "Pete" Mellinger 84 years of age, passed away on May 6, 2017 after a brief illness. Pete retired from Goodyear after nearly 40 years of service.

Pete was on the Board of the Tri-County Society of Fine Arts and was instrumental in organizing the Arts and Crafts Show on Front Street in the 1970's. He was a longtime member of the Cuyahoga Falls Historical Society and the Pilgrim United Church of Christ on Broad Blvd and Second St.

Pete was a gregarious person and enjoyed his friends and neighbors and anyone with whom he could strike up a conversation. He valued his classmates who graduated from Cuyahoga Falls High School in 1951. They gathered together for breakfast every month.

Travel was a priority for Pete every summer. He and his wife, Barbara vacationed in Alaska, Hawaii, France, Sweden, Italy and the beautiful island of Capri in the Mediterranean Sea. They traveled with friends, Mike and Mary Furillo of Garrettsville.

Pete leaves his wife of 35 years, Barbara, daughters; Diane Shew of Danville, OH, Laurie Fronek and Heidi Gray of Cuyahoga Falls: son, Scott of Denver, CO; grandchildren, Abigail, Audrey, Chris and Nicole and great-granddaughter Milah.

Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 11 in the Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home, 1930 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls. A Funeral Service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m., Friday, May 12 in the Pilgrim United Church of Christ, 130 Broad Blvd, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221, Rev. Kirk Bruce officiating. Interment Chestnut Hill Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Church Building Fund in his memory. Services entrusted to Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home and Crematory, 330-928-2147.


Cemetery Details

Chestnut Hill Memorial Park
2613 Sackett Avenue
Cuyahoga Falls, OH, 44223

Visitation

MAY 11. 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home

1930 Front Street

Cuyahoga Falls, US, 44221

Visitation

MAY 11. 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home

1930 Front Street

Cuyahoga Falls, US, 44221

Funeral Ceremony

MAY 12. 11:30 AM

Pilgrim United Church of Christ

130 Broad Blvd

Cuyahoga Falls, OH, US, 44221

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