Erma M. Walton

October 19, 1929 - January 13, 2021
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Erma M. Walton, 91, of New Philadelphia, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Park Village Health Care at Dover following a period of declining health.

A daughter of the late Millard and Ilda (Watkins) Hilliard, Erma was born October 19, 1929 at Uhrichsville, Ohio.

Erma graduated from Tuscarawas-Warwick Hig…

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Erma M. Walton, 91, of New Philadelphia, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Park Village Health Care at Dover following a period of declining health.

A daughter of the late Millard and Ilda (Watkins) Hilliard, Erma was born October 19, 1929 at Uhrichsville, Ohio.

Erma graduated from Tuscarawas-Warwick High School in 1947. Then on December 25, 1948, she married Frederick M. Walton and they raised three children, Debbie, Fred and Mike. The couple shared 55 years of marriage prior to Fred’s passing on June 25, 2004.

She was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church at New Philadelphia. Erma enjoyed cooking and baking which she especially enjoyed sharing with her family and friends.

She is survived by her children, Debbie (Larry) Humbert of New Philadelphia, Fred (Laurie) Walton of Wadsworth and Mike (Debra) Walton of Tallmadge; her grandchildren, Tara Humbert of Columbus, Dr. Timberly (Gladys) Humbert of Boston, Massachusetts, Brent Walton and Natalie Walton both of Wadsworth and Hayley (Tom) Wilkin of Westerville; her great-granddaughter, Mina Humbert-Torres and several nieces, nephews and other extended family members.

Erma was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her brother and sister-in-law, Ralph “Pete” and Betty Hilliard and many other dear family members.

In keeping with Erma’s wishes, private graveside services will be held in Sharon Moravian Church Cemetery at Tuscarawas.

Contributions may be made in Erma’s memory to Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663 or to Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 202 East High Avenue, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Sharon Moravian Church Cemetery

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4776 Moravian Church Road SE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

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In keeping with Erma’s wishes, private graveside services will be held.


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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Emmanuel Lutheran Church

202 East High Avenue
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

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Born: October 19, 1929
Died: January 13, 2021

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On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Joann mccune posted on 1/14/21

Miss u Erma , I was just at your house ..love u

 

Joann mccune posted on 1/14/21

So sorry about Erma I will miss her . She was so sweet. I love her ....

 

SHERRY MILLER posted on 1/14/21

Dear Roxanne n family, I'm so sorry for your loss. I really liked talking to Aunt Erma when I saw her out n family functions. Sge will be deeply missed. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

 

Danielle posted on 1/14/21

I am saddened by your loss. My thoughts are with you now as always.

 

Margie West posted on 1/14/21

So very sorry for your loss. My parents used to play cards with Erma’s parents. Also I babysat with Debbie for a while, when she was a baby.?

 

Stacy Himes posted on 1/13/21

Erma was the sweetest woman I have ever known. I will miss seeing her sweet face.

 

Alan and Georgie Johns posted on 1/13/21

Debbie and family, so sorry to hear about your mother. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy.

 

Karen Ghezzi posted on 1/13/21

So very sorry to hear of Aunt Erma's passing.We had many happy times visiting and playing cards. She will be missed prayers of comfort for all. Tom and Karen Ghezzi

 

Cheryl (Walton) Mallernee posted on 1/13/21

We are so sorry to hear of Aunt Erma’s passing. We shared many happy times with her talking about family history and playing euchre. She will be deeply missed. Our prayers are with you all. Deepest sympathies, Doug and Cheryl Mallernee

 

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