George T. Meaden age 85, a resident of Canton for 84 years died Saturday morning in Aultman Hospital following a brioef illness. Born January 12, 1916 in Wedron, IL to the late David and Emily Meaden.
He was a member of Reedurban Presbyterian Church where he was a member of the Autumn Leaves, was a Perry Twp. Volunter fireman for 21 years and retired from the Timken Co. after 41 years of service.
Preceded in death by his brother Ivor Meaden.
Survivors include his wife Katherine T. Meaden of the home with whom he celebrated 61 years of marriage in June, 2001. There is one daughter Debarah Hanlin of Canton, one granddaughter Elisabeth Hanlin and one great grandson Collin Moore both of Wooster, OH.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 2:00 PM Reedurban Presbyterian Church with Rev. Gary Miller officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours in the Reed Funeral Home Monday 7-9 PM and one hour prior to services in the church on Tuesday from 1:00 - 2:00 PM