Mary L. Plottner
May 20, 1928 - September 4, 2012
Mary L. Plottner, age 84, died Tuesday after a long illness. Born in Scottsville, Kentucky, she had lived in Canton most of her life. Mary was retired from Heggy's Nut Shop and was a member of Middlebranch Grace Brethren Church. Preceded in death by her husband Marvin Plottner on April 18, 2012 and step-son, Joseph Plottner. Survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Cathy and Jeff Emch of Johnstown, Ohio and Gail Fulmer of Canton; Step-daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and Charles Dilbone of Granville; four step-sons and daughters-in-law, Theodore and Theresa Plottner of Weatherford, Oklahoma, Terry and Jeannie Plottner of Canton, Steven and Cynthia Plottner of Marblehead, and Scott and Sandra of El Paso, Texas; 16 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Eva Tillotson of Florida; and brother and sister-in-law, James and Donna Gardner of Massillon. Services will be Monday at 10 a.m. in Middlebranch Grace Brethren Church with Pastor Jeffrey H. Brown officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may call Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at the Lamiell Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Middlebranch Grace Brethren Church.

Funeral Information


Friends may call Sunday, September 9, 2012 from 2-4 p.m. at the Lamiell Funeral Home.


Services will be Monday, September 10, 2012 at 10 a.m. in Middlebranch Grace Brethren Church in Canton, Ohio with Pastor Jeffrey H. Brown officiating.


Burial will be in Sunset Hills Memory Gardens in North Canton, Ohio.

Anita Cahill

God bless you Mary. You will always be a shining light in so many lives. Thank you for being a part of my life. I have always loved you dearly.

Linda Parrish

We will miss you, dearest Aunt Mary. You were one of the sweetest people we knew and know that you are now free from pain and in a better place. We love you, Linda & Greg

Barbara & Joel Court

Dearest Aunt Mary, Our sadness over your death is tempered by knowing that you are no longer suffering as you did for so many years. What comfort there is in knowing you are in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ and that we will see you again some day. Love, Barbara & Joel

Scott D. Plottner/El Paso

Mary, From the step son that spent a great portion of my childhood with you: I cannot come to lay you to rest, but I hope you will understand that at this present time. You will forever be in my thoughts, prayers, and memories. I love you, and will always hold your proper ubringing close to my heart , and soul.Rest in peace now released from all the pains of this side of the mountian. Love, your stepson, Scott

Sandra Negrette Plottner/El Paso,TX.

To Grandma Mary: The beautiful, kind person that you were has touched the life of so many, to have known you was an honor and pleasure. I know that for the Plottner family in El Paso, we are suffering a tremendous loss, but in the same breathe have the comfort that you no longer will suffer because you are now in the arms of God. Con mucho amor Sus hijos. Sandra & Victoria Plottner Con mucho amor sus hijos

Shirley Shearer

Dear Gail and Cathy, My deepest sympathy for your loss. I know that even with the circumstances you feel her absence but at least now she is with God where she wanted to be.

Mary Boscia Hanninger

Dear Gail and family, There are no words to express the sadness that comes with losing a mother. I hope that all of your happy memories of her will carry you through the next few days. For me, they were the hardest. May God's peace fill your hearts. I am so sorry, Mary Boscia Hanninger

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