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Walter Hoover Jr.

December 31, 1963 — August 27, 2023

Walter Hoover Jr., age 59, passed away on August 27, 2023.

He was born on December 31, 1963, in Canton, Ohio, to Walter and Maureen (Pealy) Hoover.

Walter graduated from Canton McKinley High School and attended Mount Union College. He was employed at Canton Regency as a maintenance man, he was a jack of all trades.

Those left to cherish his memory are his father, Gary Pealy; children, Andrew (Natalie) Hoover, Keegan Hoover, and Dylan Hoover; two grandchildren; sisters, Tammy (Richard) Davis and Lisa (Mike) Bradford; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins; and girlfriend, Stephenie Chandler.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Dennis Pealy.

A visitation will be Saturday, September 2, 2023, from 12noon -2pm at Kreighbaum Sanders Funeral Home.

Arrangements are entrusted to Kreighbaum Sanders Funeral Home 4041 Cleveland Ave S. Canton, OH 44707. Friends and family may share condolences and memories online at

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