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Michael J Lister

December 13, 1942 ~ October 11, 2021 (age 78)

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Michael J Lister, 78 of West Salem died Monday October 11, 2021 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster.

Michael was born December 13, 1942 in Akron, Ohio the son of Michael and Lucille (Jewson) Lister.

He retired in 2007 from Consolidated Freight in Richfield where he was a truck driver.

Michael was a member of the Teamsters Local 407 and enjoyed  making woodworking projects. Michael was  everybody's best friend and  he was always helping other people.

He is survived by his wife, Arlene (Cramer) Lister whom he married April 4, 1964; a son, Michael (Marcella) Lister of Rittman; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren; a sister; Pauline (Harvey) Fields of Virginia; brothers, Billy (Donna) Lister of Chippewa Lake and Joe Lister of Virginia and many friends.

His parents; infant daughter; Wendy; daughter; Tonya Lyon and eight siblings preceded him in death.

There will be no services. Matteson Funeral Home in West Salem is assisting the family with arrangements. The family would find great comfort if you shared a memory of Michael on the funeral home's website

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