Paula Garkovich

October 10, 1953 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 67)


Paula Garkovich, 67, passed away August 27, 2021.

Born in Akron, Paula had lived in the Akron area most of her life. 

She was preceded in death by her son, Michael Butler and brother, Gary Garkovich.

Paula is survived by her son, Mathew (Sara) Butler; sister, Linda Handschumaker; brothers, Terry Garkovich, John (Barb) Garkovich; grandchildren, Mathew and Paige, and many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be 4 p.m. Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle).  Following the memorial service there will be a Celebration of her life from 6 to 7 p.m. at Johnny J’s, 2891 Waterloo Rd., Akron, OH 44312.


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Memorial Service
September 4, 2021

4:00 PM
Donovan Funeral Home - Tallmadge
17 Southwest Ave.
Tallmadge, OH 44278

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