Helping Families and Friends Honor Their Loved Ones

Current Obituaries

Homer Gaugler

Homer M Gaugler, 89, passed away on March 30, 2018 at...

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Margaret Kinney

Margaret C. (Waddle) Kinney, 70, was called to heaven on...

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Cynthia Smith

Cynthia “Cindy” Smith, 60, of Akron, was...

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Welcome

Prentice has been serving the Akron community for over 100 years. Our family has been working with local families for generations, and we have presided over thousands of successful funerals. We strive to make each funeral a respectful, fulfilling experience that meets the unique needs of each family.

Family owned and operated by Lori Prentice, we provide comfort to families in a facility convenient to their home.

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The Bitterest tears shed over graves are
for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

– Harriet Beecher Stowe

Our Services

Planning Ahead

Honoring Life

Burial

Cremation