Rodney L. Hartline
Rodney L. Hartline, 52, of 270 Liberty St., Leesville, died Wednesday morning, Feb. 26, 2014, in Aultman Hospital in Canton after a sudden illness.
Born July 28, 1961, in Dennison, he was the son of Orrville Hartline of Leesville and the late Doris Weir Hartline and stepmother, Pat Hartline.
He was employed as a truck maintenance man for Young Truck Sales in Canton.
He was a proud seven-year veteran of the U.S. Army. Rodney was fond of spending time on his pontoon boat on Leesville Lake. He was an enthusiastic fan of the Cleveland Browns, Indians, and Cavaliers, and the Ohio State Buckeyes. Overall his favorite activity was enjoying visits with his friends and his family.
In addition to his father and stepmother, he is survived by his wife, Lisa M. Baggott Hartline, whom he married July 27, 1997; two sons and two daughters, Jerimiah (Brittany) Hartline of New Cumberland, and Alek Fithen of Leesville, Hayley Hartline of Ragersville, and Kayla Hartline of Kalamazoo, MI; two step-sons, Stephen (Vikki) Winter of Sherrodsville, and Nate Fithen of Leesville; his three grandchildren, Rylee Heter of Ragersville, Lincoln Hartline of New Cumberland, and Kohlson Hartline of Ragersville; and two sisters and a brother, Mrs. Steve (Teresa) Dayton, Sherri Hartline, and Ron (Dana) Hartline, all of Leesville.
Graveside services and a family celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Interment of his ashes in Leesville Cemetery will take place at that time. The Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville is handling arrangements. To leave an online condolence message, visit www.baxtergardner.com.