Wadsworth — John H. Wuorinen, “the Man, the Myth, the Legend”, passed away on September 4, 2022 at the age of 68 at Aultman Hospital in Canton. He was born on May 8, 1954, to Robert Sr. and Florence (Waldo) Wuorinen. John traveled the world and hitch hiked across the U.S. He enjoyed Hiking, Aviation, Guitars, the Harmonica, Music, Traveling, Ships and spending time with his family and friends. His career consisted of being a U.S. Navy Veteran, Merchant Marine and a self-employed tile setter.
He is survived by his children; John (Hailey) Wuorinen and Bruce (Christina) Hilley; his siblings, Duane, Patricia, Robert, Ricky, and William Wuorinen; his grandchildren, Logan, Carson, Mila, and Alex Wuorinen, Carter, Cody, and Trenton Hilley. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Sr. and Florence Wuorinen
Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2022, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM followed by funeral service at 1:00 PM at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home 174 N Lyman St. Wadsworth, OH 44281. Burial will follow at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.