Brandon L. Wehl

May 27, 1953 ~ September 1, 2018 (age 65)

Brandon L. Wehl,


age 65, of Canton died Saturday Sept 1, 2018 following a brief illness. Living most of his life in the Stark County area he was the son of the late Glenn & Ella Mae (Metzger) Wehl, was a 1971 graduate of North Canton Hoover High School and was president/CEO of Portage Electric. He was a member of St. Anthony - All Saints Catholic Church where he served on parish council, was a Lay Leader of Prayer and an altar server. He was also a member of the Diocesan Council for the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown, the Jackson Belden/Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and the C.I.C. Commission. He is survived by the love of his life: Paula (Hughes) Wehl of the home; sisters: Allyson Wehl, Kimberly (Mike) Ziegler all of Massillon and nephew: Doug Southworth. In addition to his parents he was also proceeded in death by his mother-in-law: Pauline Hughes. Mass of Christian burial will be Friday at 10:00 am in St. Anthony - All Saints Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Kraszewski, Fr. Thomas Bishop and Fr. Ernesto Rodriguez as con-celebrants. Entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum. Friends may call Thursday afternoon from 2 to 5 pm in the Wackerly Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Salvation Army, Friends at Stark Pound and St. Anthony Catholic Church. For those unable to attend services you may register on line at our: “On Line Registry Page” at


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