Nicholas Enoch, age 82, of Minerva died Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, in Aultman Hospital.
Born Nov. 19, 1929, in Malvern, he was a son to Peter and Anna (Kangrega) Hinich.
He retired from PCC Airfoils in Minerva where he was a maintenance mechanic for 30 years. He was a US Army Veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He was a member of Serbian Orthodox Church in North Canton, American Legion Post #357 in Minerva and Minerva VFW Post #4120. He delivered Minerva Community Meals and was involved in Minerva community functions for many years.
He is survived by a daughter, Marilyn (Richard) Enoch-Fankhouser of Mt. Joy, PA; sister, Laura Leyda of Minerva; three grandchildren, Sherri First of Enterprise, AL, Richard Fankhouser and Heather Fankhouser, both of Mt. Joy, PA; two great grandchildren, Taylor and Richard Fankhouser, both of Mt. Joy, PA.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Enoch who died in 2002; daughter, Shelley (First) Locke; son, Richard First; five sisters, Caroline Enoch, Eva Hunter, Dorothy Enoch, Ella Hudson and Marla Enoch; five brothers, George, Joseph, Mike, Joe and Steve Enoch.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sept. 4 at 3 p.m. in Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home in Minerva with Rev. Tim Hawkins officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in East Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be 1-3 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Minerva American Legion Post #357. Those wishing to send condolences may sign the register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.