ALLIANCE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Timothy R Atherton, age 63 of Alliance, formerly of Beloit, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Aultman Hospital in Canton after a lengthy illness.
He was born June 18, 1957 to the late Robert F. Atherton and Zelma (Baird) Atherton.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a niece, Nikki McGrath.
He is survived by a daughter, Tara Atherton; sons, Paul and Travis Atherton; four sisters, Carol Atherton, Charlene (Lee) McGrath, Claudia Ringwald and Cathy (Bill) Wolfgang; nieces and nephews, Amy Amendola, Kylie Baker, Donnie Atherton, Michael McGrath, Ryan McGrath, Fran Dean, Robbie Ringwald and Bill Wolfgang, Jr. and the light of his life, granddaughter, Kairi Atherton, as well as extended family and friends.
Timmy enjoyed being a mechanic, going to car shows and working on autos. He had a generous soul that loved helping people.
He was a retired Beloit Firefighter and EMS EMT after serving his community for 35 years.
He will be greatly missed by all that had the pleasure of knowing him.
A private family service will take place at Dean’s Funeral Home per his request.
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