Roy E. Elswick, 56, of Kent, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born Oct. 27, 1943 in Elkin, Md., he was the son of Roy and Madyline (Conard) Elswick.
Mr. Elswick had retired in 1999 from Enduro Rubber Company, where he had worked for 25 years as a press operator.
He was a member of Summit Road Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mary A. (Stacy); sons, Samuel and Charles, both of Kent; daughters, Christinia (Nathan) Jones of Florida; mother, Madyline Elswick of Kent; brother, Robert of Texas; sisters, Virgie (James) McDowell of Michigan, Helen Elswick of Kent, Mary A. (Tommie) Nicholas of Akron and Nancy (Bob) Nutter of Diamond; and many nieces and nephews. His father, Roy; and brother, Kenneth; both died previously.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the New Milford Freewill Baptist Church, 4911 Gower Road, Rootstown, with the Rev. Robert Webb of Akron officiating. Arrangements were handled by Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel.