Robert L. Ketler, 70 of Hudson, died Feb. 20, 2014.
Mr. Ketler was an avid builder, pasta lover, scratch-off lottery winner and fixer of all problems.
He was the husband of Carol A. (nee Kopsky), father of Suzanne Ketler (husband Steven Smith) of Stow, and Dianne Ketler (husband Daniel Rivkin) of Hudson; grandfather of Robert and Andrew Ketler and Michael and Lee Rivkin; brother of Raymond Ketler (wife Joyce) of New Castle, Pa.; uncle of Gregg and Gayle Ketler, Todd and Doug Shearer and the late Jeff Shearer, and "father" of spoiled puggle Rosie.
A memorial gathering will be Feb. 26 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, 19 E. Main Street. A Mass of Christian burial will be Feb. 27 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 340 N. Main St. Hudson.
The family requests if you wish to make a donation in Mr. Ketler's memory, donate platelets or blood at your local Red Cross or join the national bone marrow registry at www.bethematch.org."