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Eric J. Huffman



Eric J. Huffman, 52, of Westfield Township, passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 29, 2018 at his home. He was born July 12, 1965 to Mary (Reynolds) Huffman and the late Ronald Huffman.

He was a proud member of the U.S. Marine Corps. Following his discharge from the Military, he then went on to work for the Department of Corrections. He was a volunteer firefighter for Seville-Guilford Fire Department for over 20 years and he enjoyed many hobbies including, hunting, camping and riding his Harley. Eric especially enjoyed his late and current dogs, Bo and Jed.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Yvonne (nee Gertsch); children, Melissa (Jason) Klutz of Orrville, Sarah (Jacob) Kerr of Seville and Jacob (Amanda) Huffman of Cuyahoga Falls; grandchildren, Chandler, Madison, Lincoln, Janiel and Sophia; mother, Mary Huffman of Burbank; sister, Kim (Gerry) Saba of Timberlake; brother, Michael (Wanda) Huffman of Akron; stepmother, Jo Ellen Huffman of Seville and many nieces and nephews.

His father preceded him in death December 17, 2017.

Friends may call Monday, February 5, 2018 from 5 to 8 P.M. at Murray Funeral Home, 173 S. Main St., Creston, for a celebration of Eric's life. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 2:30 P.M. at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville. Following the interment service, friends are invited to join the family for a dinner, at the Creston Moose Lodge, in Creston.

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