Jacob A. Cernik

Jacob A. Cernik

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Jacob A. Cernik, age 64, of Hartville formerly of Canton, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021, after a 15-year struggle with dementia.

He was born in Canton on Jan. 8, 1957, to the late Jacob Jr. and Sylvia Sue (Buchanan) Cernik and graduated from Canton South High School. He was retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years. He was a member of The First Church of the Resurrection. He was a devoted husband and father.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Valle (Bell); son, Jacob Cernik IV; siblings-in-law, Stacey (Ron) Metzger, Denise (Dale) Sprout, and Elden (Myra) Bell; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by daughter, Nicole Cernik; sister, Darlene Hudspeth and brother-in-law, Cary Bell.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, in the Arnold Funeral Home, 504 W. Maple St., Hartville, with Pastors Bruce Mont and JR Rozko officiating. Final resting place is Sunset Hills Burial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to The Homestead at Gentlebrook in Hartville or the church.

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