Max G. Beals Age 77, of Canton, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2017, after a long illness.
Max was born in Akron, Ohio, on October 4, 1939, the son of James E. and Marion G. Beals. He lived most of his life in Summit County. Max retired from Akron General Medical Center in 2001, after 40 years of loyal service as a Senior Technician in the Emergency Room. He also served as an Airman 1st Class in the United States Air Force. In his spare time, Max enjoyed traveling, antiquing, and crossword puzzles.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Betty Jane Zofchak, and brothers, Pvt. Bruce, Sgt. James Jr., Jack, George, Robert, and Donald. Max is survived by his 100 year old sister, Margaret Riemenschneider of Barberton, Ohio; many nieces, nephews, and friends. Also surviving are his friends, Gus Knapp and Daniel Ryman.
Per Max's wishes, cremation has taken place, and there are no calling hours or services planned. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society (740 Commerce Drive, Suite B, Perrysburg, OH 43551). Arrangements entrusted to the Mark R. Vrabel Funeral Home of North Canton, Ohio (330-452-4041).
(Mark R. Vrabel Funeral Home 330-452-4041 HH 1-25-17)