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Marshall Kent Vaughan

December 5, 1941 ~ October 2, 2018 (age 76)

Marshall Kent Vaughan, 76, of Shreve, died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Friends may call Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Loudonville Baptist Temple 15528 State Route 3 N, Loudonville. Services will be Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Loudonville Baptist Temple with Pastor David Kohler officiating. Private burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, where military rites will be held. Online tributes may be made at   Memorial contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd. Wooster, OH 44691.

Kent was born December 5, 1941 in Charleston, WV to Dallas Ralph and Eva Lee {Elswick} Vaughan.

He graduated from Clay High School in Clay, WV. He served in the U.S. Army.

He married Wilma Fankhauser on November 1, 1989. 

Kent worked at Newell Rubbermaid for 29 years before his retirement.  He and Wilma have been members of Loudonville Baptist Temple. Kent volunteered for the Wooster Fire Department for years, and was a diver for the Wayne County Underwater Search and Rescue Team for 14 years. He loved to fish, boat, travel, and cut wood. Kent was a gun enthusiast, and loved being outdoors, especially to hunt and camp.

Marshall will be deeply missed by his wife of 29 years; children Melissa Frank of Kent and Andy Vaughan of Los Angeles; grandchildren Sam and Natalie; brother Wayne Vaughan of Fredricksburg; sisters Linda (Paul) Gaughan of Servia Elmira, WV and Kathy (Jimmy) Cottrill of Ireland, WV.

Marshall was preceded in death by his parents.

Donations may be made to:

LifeCare Hospice
1900 Akron Road, Wooster OH 44691

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