Herbert R. Bott

SALEM – Herbert R. Bott, 83, died at 4:55 a.m. Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. He was born Jan. 30, 1935, the son of William and Mollie (Justison) Bott.

Herbert was employed as a welder at Youngstown Steel Door, a graduate of New Waterford High School and a member of Damascus Friends Church. His passion was working in his garden and loved his zero turn mower. He loved his family and enjoyed having breakfast with the guys at McDonald’s. Herbert was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Joyce E. (Leach) Bott, whom he married May 17, 1963; two daughters, Lori Bott of Cleveland and Wendy Bott of Pittsburgh, Pa.; two sisters, Helen (Don) Gormley of Columbiana and Joyce (Roy) Garman of Hartville; and a brother, Karl (Judy) Bott of Columbiana.

Preceding him in death were three sisters, Ruth Bott, Pauline Ellebracht and Mary Dickey; and three brothers, Robert, Bruce and Eldon Bott.

A celebration of life service will be announced at a later date.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

Herbert’s obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.


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