Norman “Ed” Starkey Jr., 63


Norman “Ed” Starkey Jr., 63, of Hanoverton, passed away Dec. 9, 2016 in Essex I of Salem.

Born Aug. 22, 1953, in Canton, he was the son of Norman E. Starkey and Ora Jean (Thomas) Starkey.

He enjoyed computers and spending time with his brother. Ed graduated from Carrollton High School. He then served his country in the Air Force for over 20 years.

He is survived by his brother, Samuel Starkey of Lisbon; two sisters, Cindy Pitts of Sebring and Dorene Reynolds of Leetonia; and many loving nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Maple Cotton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. No services are planned at this time.