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Margaret L (Slack) Lesh

January 23, 1935 ~ December 31, 1969 (age 34)


Margaret L. “Peg” Lesh,


Age 85, of Navarre died Tuesday following an extended illness. Born in Kensington, Ohio she had lived in the Stark County area most of her life. She was a graduate of Malvern High School class of 1953, a member of Canton St. Mary / St. Benedict Catholic Parish, St. Mary’s Church Choir and St. Mary’s Altar and Rosary Society. She is survived by her sons: Scott Lesh, David Lesh both of Navarre; daughters: Margaret “Maggie” Oyer of Alliance, Sharyn Green of Canton; brother: Thomas (Debra) Slack of Minerva; 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband: Richard Lesh who died in 1989; sons: Kevin Lesh, Jeremy Lesh; daughters: Amy Lesh, Sarah Lesh; grandson: Matthew Lesh; brothers: Harvey Slack, Jerry Slack, Lonnie Slack and sister: Carol Slack. A funeral service will be held Monday at 10:00 am in St. Mary Catholic Church with Deacon Randy Smith officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery, Minerva. Friends may call Sunday afternoon from 2:00 to 4:00 pm in the Wackerly Funeral Home. Donations may be made in her name to the Stark Board of Developmental Disabilities, 2950 Whipple Ave NW, Canton, Ohio 44708 or the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation 4565 Dressler Rd NW, Canton, Ohio 44718. For those unable to attend services you may register on line at our: “On Line Registry Page” at


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July 5, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Wackerly Funeral Home
1375 Market Ave North
Canton, OH 44714

Funeral Service
July 6, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Mary/St. Benedict Catholic Parish at St. Benedict Church
2207 Third St. SE
Canton, OH 44707

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