American Veteran 09

John Roush

November 16, 1921 ~ April 9, 2022 (age 100)

Obituary

JOHN R. ROUSH,

Age 100, of Bolivar, passed away in the presence of his daughters on Sat., Apr. 9, 2022.  Born Nov. 16, 1921 in Alliance, a son of the late John M. and Mabel (Gayhart) Roush.  John was a 1939 graduate of McKinley High School, served with the U.S. Navy during WWII and retired from Goodyear Aerospace.  He was a member of American Legion Post #44, Canton Lodge #60 F. & A.M., Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Valley of Canton and Tadmor Temple.  Preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Roush, on Mar. 8, 2011, his son, John M. Roush, two brothers, David and Ronald Roush, and his sister, Carol Comstock.  Survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Bonnie (Mark) Yovanovich, with whom he resided, and Sue (Bob) Arnold; five grandchildren, Terri (Daniel) Nastari, and their children, Dylan and Gavin, Jason (Ashley) Yovanovich, Ty (Liz) Beadling, Lance (Lindsay) Beadling, and Grant (Megan) Beadling, and their daughter, Elyse; one sister, Marian Brennaman, one brother and sister-in-law, Robert (Betty) Roush and one sister-in-law, Donna Roush.  Services will be held Thur. at 1 p.m. in the Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home.  Interment in West Lawn Cemetery with Military Honors.  Masonic Services by Canton Lodge #60 F. & A. M. Thur. at 12:45 p.m.  Friends may call Thur. from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the funeral home.  Contributions in John’s memory may be made to American Legion Post #44, 1633 Cleveland Ave NW, Canton, OH 44703.  Condolences may be left at: www.gordonfuneralhomes.com.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
April 14, 2022

11:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home
1803 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44709

Funeral Service
Thursday
April 14, 2022

1:00 PM
Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home
1803 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44709

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