Darrell Duane Sizemore

Born: 09/30/1948 Passed:

Darrell Duane Sizemore 71, of Norton, Ohio passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at

Barberton Hospital.  He was born on September 30, 1948 to Kelly and Geraldine Sizemore in Shirley, West Virginia.   Darrell attended Sherman Elementary, graduated from Norton High School in 1967 and went into the Air Force.  He worked for Wadsworth and Rittman police departments, eventually retiring from The City of Norton as their Street Department foreman.  In his retirement, he took part-time jobs with Thomas Limousine and Akron Auto Auction.  Darrell was an exuberant Indians and Browns fan, rarely missing a game.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Geraldine (John) Litton and Kelly (Alice) Sizemore and wife, Kathleen Sizemore.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Denise (Brad) Dodson, Holly Sizemore; son, Kelly Sizemore; granddaughters, Jayden and Lennox Dodson; wife, Laurie Sizemore;  a special sister, Kathy (Juan) Barnes; brothers, Arnold (Lucy) Sindledecker, Bill (Karlene) Sindledecker, Howard Sindledecker;  stepbrother, Larry (Mel) Craddock; stepsisters, Brenda (Dee) Franks, Karen (Dave) Goff, and Pam (Herb) Hooser;  the “out-laws”, Ron and Louise (Petie) Pickering; many other in-laws; along with nieces and nephews, holding a special place in his heart.  He also leaves behind a handful of children who claimed him as, “dad”.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 3-6 pm at the Gene Daniel Community Center, 470 Park Dr., Doylestown, Ohio 44230. Those attending are encouraged to wear their favorite sports apparel. A private burial will be held at a later date. Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com




3 Tributes to Darrell Duane Sizemore

  1. Laura Singleton says:

    Denise, Holly, Kelly and Laurie. So sorry for your loss. Darrell was a wonderful friend. We will miss him greatly. We love you guys and are here for you.

  2. John Canterbury says:

    Denise, So sorry to hear of your father’s passing. He was a great guy. Deepest condolences! Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you and your family today and in the days ahead.

  3. Pam Hooser says:

    Darrell was my biggest brother. My hero. Many stories fill my mind, memories that are in my heart. Without the guidance of he and Kathy I would not have my son. I am happy that he and Kathy are together again…forever. my love to his children.

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