Timothy Dreisbach

Born: Sat., May 10, 1947
Died: Fri., Jul. 4, 2008

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Timothy E. Dreisbach, age 61, of Ashland, passed away Friday, July 4, 2008 at his residence. He was born on May 10, 1947, in Akron to the late Farrell and Evelyn (Hughes) Dreisbach. He had resided in Ashland since 1982 where he was a Sergeant with the Ohio Highway Patrol, retiring in 1997. Following retirement, he was a massage therapist and then worked part-time in security for the Ashland Municipal Court. While in Ashland, Mr. Dreisbach attended Trinity Lutheran Church.

On August 24, 1968, Timothy married Karen Herwig who survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Kimberly Ann Dreisbach of Blacklick, Ohio,; a son and daughter-in-law, Todd Edwin and Melissa Dreisbach of Uniontown, Ohio; 2 granddaughters: Haley and Taryn; and a brother and sister-in-law Farrell and Martha Dreisbach, Jr. of Aberdeen, Maryland.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2008, 12:00(noon) at Heyl Funeral Home, 227 Broad St., Ashland with Pastor Jeff Messner officiating. Friends may visit with the family Wednesday, from 11:00 to 12:00 (noon) at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio, 1050 Dauch Dr., Ashland, Ohio 44805 or the Ashland Co. Cancer Assoc., 1200 E. Main St. Ashland, OH., 44805.

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Doug Hamman
   Posted Sat July 05, 2008
You were first a supervisor to me then later a friend and fishing buddy. I've thought of all the trips to Canada, Michigan and New York, it is hard to believe they are over. My thoughts and prayers to Karen and family. I'll miss ya buddy!

Dale and Anne LaRue
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
Our thoughts are with Tim's friends and family during this difficult time, but share in the knowledge that he is now at peace and free from pain.

Kelley Nye
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
My thoughts and prayers go to all the family. I remember spending a week at a time with Kim and Tim was always making me laugh and joking around. He will be missed.

James McCombs
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
Todd & Missy: We were so sorry to hear about Todd's father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sincerely, Jim & Jo McCombs

Jennifer Roque
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
Kim, Karen and Todd and Family,

I am so very sorry to read this news. I've always had the utmost respect for "Mr. Dreisbach".

The unity, courage and affection that I witnessed by your family during his illness was truly touching.

You are in my thoughts.

(Jenny Gerwig)

Cyndi Favilla
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
Thinking of you at this difficult time. Keeping you in my prayers, and trusting that God will bring you comfort in the days ahead.

With deepest sympathy,
Cyndi Favilla
Malco Products

jennifer weikle
   Posted Sun July 06, 2008
Karen and family my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. may God give you strength sincerly jennifer weikle

Kelly Allen
   Posted Mon July 07, 2008
Kim (and Family)...I only met your dad once but I still wanted to let you know that you are not alone...you are in the company of many caring hearts. I pray that God gives you the strength, peace, and hope in your time of loss and sadness.

With my deepest sympathy.

Janet Fitzgerald Craig
   Posted Mon July 07, 2008
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Tim was a classmate of mine from Buchtel High School class of 65.

Shanna and Tylah Cline
   Posted Mon July 07, 2008
Tim was an amazing person and was a dear friend who will be greatly missed. Our prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

cathy cuffman
   Posted Mon July 07, 2008
tim was a wonderful man and will be missed by all of us. the family needs to stay strong. love ya all we will miss you tim

   Posted Tue July 08, 2008
Kim and Family, I know that your dad was very special to all of you. He was a wonderful family man and loved and cared for all of you deeply. May God bless you in this time of sorrow and fill your hearts with your fathers love and laughter that will remain forever. Love you, Mike, Jackie, Gage and Celia

Celeste Kirksey Gallagher
   Posted Tue July 08, 2008
Although, I did not know your loved one personally, I am also,
a retiree after having been a
Trooper for 24 years, I would like
to extend my condolences to all
of Timothy's loved ones. May you
find strength in knowing that others care and wish you Godspeed.
In His Love, Celeste R. Kirksey-Gallagher, Ret.U-444

Joe Mosakowski
   Posted Tue July 08, 2008
Tim and I worked together in Ashtabula for many years as troopers. He was a kind and caring friend and respected by all. Karen my prayers go out to you and the family.

Frank & Cheyle Bober
   Posted Thu July 10, 2008
Dear Karen,

It has been years since that July 4th we spent at Lake Erie during the horrible storm. We still remember fondly spending time there between our cabin and your house. You were our friends as well as Patrol family. We will always have special memories and places in our hearts for you. We share in your loss.
God Bless You and Your Family.
Our love & prayers,
Frank & Cheryle

Mike & Dale Dahlkamp
   Posted Thu July 10, 2008

Leonard and Janice Weston
   Posted Thu July 17, 2008
We are so sorry to hear of Tim's death. We remember a trip to Germany that we were all on together. It was a marvelous time and we really enjoyed knowing him. Our deepest condolences. Jan & Len

Troy Shaffer
   Posted Sat August 02, 2008
Sorry to hear of your loss. I didnt know you dad very well, but from what i do know of him, he was one great person. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers thru this tough time of yours.
Troy Shaffer

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