Roy Allen Shotwell
Roy Allen Shotwell, age 58, a 23-year resident of Uhrichsville died Thursday, April 11, 2013, in Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville.
Born Jan. 13, 1955, in Dover, he was a son of the late Chalmers Wilson and Edna Pauline (Schaeffer) Shotwell.
A lifelong resident of Ohio, Roy grew up in the Carrollton area where he attended Carrollton High School in the early 70s.
Roy is survived by four siblings, John E. (Linda) Shotwell of Carrollton, Richard R. (Carol) Shotwell of Malvern, Edna Davis of Carrollton, and George T. Shotwell of Winchester, VA, and many nieces and nephews.
He will also be missed by his friends and caregivers at Embers Home Health Care, Lois and Dennis Grandison, and at Stepping Stone, Brenton and Valerie Whitman.
In keeping with Roy's wishes, he has been cremated without a public visitation. A memorial service and celebration of his life, officiated by Pastor Randy Stull, will be held Wednesday, April 24 at 1 p.m. at Charity Baptist Chapel, 3051 Sanders Church Rd., Gnadenhutten. Interment will be in Uhrichsville's Union Cemetery at a later time.
R.K. Lindsey Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.