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1964 Michael 2023

Michael Jay Farnsworth

July 25, 1964 — May 24, 2023



Michael Jay Farnsworth, 58 years old, of Dover, Ohio passed away on May 24, 2023, at Aultman Woodlawn Compassionate Care Center.

Born in Dover on July 25, 1964, he was the son of Donald James Farnsworth and Delores (Geib) Farnsworth.

Michael graduated from Garaway High School with the class of 1982. He was a hard-working man who was currently working at A.R.E. in Massillon, Ohio. 

Michael loved spending his time outdoors, camping, fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed bowling and cookouts with his family and friends. He was an avid fan of NASCAR but especially loved riding his Harley Davidson in his free time.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother; Donald Farnsworth Jr.

He is survived by his daughter; Tiffany (Clayton) Stutts of Dover, five other children; his granddaughters, Brielle and Charlee; two brothers; Jerry Farnsworth of Baltic, and Terry Farnsworth of Fresno; along with his partner, Diane Cerett of Massillon.  

A memorial gathering will be held on May 30th from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home- Dover.  To sign an online guestbook for Michael, visit the obituary link on the funeral home's website.  

Michael Jay Farnsworth will always be dearly loved by all those who knew him.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Harley-Davidson Teddy Bear Run, 1465 St. Rt. 39, Dover, Ohio 44622, or Aultman Woodlawn Compassionate Care Center, 2600 6th St. S.W., Canton, Ohio 44710.  

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Michael Jay Farnsworth, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Gathering

Tuesday, May 30, 2023

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Toland-Herzig Funeral Home- Dover

803 N Wooster Ave, Dover, OH 44622

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