Douglas James  Marketich
Douglas James Marketich, "Doug", age 53, of Tallmadge, Ohio, died on Sept. 6, 2019, at his home.
He was born on March 5, 1966, in New Castle, the son of Eugene (Judy) Marketich of New Castle and Joyce (nee Platt) (Bill) Tomer of Akron, Ohio.
Doug was a 1984 graduate of Kenmore High School. He was a member of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Union in Akron. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, he loved the Pittsburgh Steelers, however, his greatest joy was spending time with his son, Quinn.
Doug was an honorably discharged corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps., serving during peacetime.
Other than his parents, Doug is survived by his son, Quinn Marketich of Akron, Ohio; his sister, Katherine "Kathy" A. Rutter and his brother, Charlie Tomer; and niece and nephews, Audrey, Kendal and Charlie.
Those who preceded him in death are his two brothers, Eugene and Robert Marketich.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Newcomer, Akron Chapel, 131 North Canton Road, Akron, Ohio 44305; 330-785-3334, where family and friends may visit from 10 a.m. until the time of service. He will be buried at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio, at a later date.
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Published on September 10, 2019


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