WOOSTER Tracey Allyne Kotouch, beloved daughter of Mariana B. and the late Gene A. Kotouch, passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014 at University Hospital in Cleveland. She was born July 22, 1963 in Wooster Community Hospital and was a resident of Wooster and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
She graduated from Central Christian High School, The College of Wooster and received a master of fine arts degree with a master s in art history and a master s in art illustration from The Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia.
Tracey was an artist and had worked as an art director in Hilton Head, South Carolina.
She was an accomplished swimmer in high school and enjoyed snow skiing, golfing and sailing. She also loved to travel and did so extensively in Europe, Canada, Mexico and many states in the United States including Alaska.
Tracey will be greatly missed by her family who will always remember her sense of humor, warm smile and bubbly personality.
She is survived by her mother; aunt, Diana Boes (Lincoln) Oviatt; uncles, Werner Boes and Ronald (Charina) Boes; and numerous cousins.
Tracey was preceded in death by her father; grandparents, Edward and Agnes Linnea Boes and Frank and Sophie Kotouch; aunt, Audrey (Kotouch) Easter; and uncles, Donald Boes, Wallace Kotouch and Robert Kotouch.
McIntire, Bradham and Sleek is assisting the family with arrangements.
A memorial service will be held at the chapel in the West Newton Cemetery in Pennsylvania with Pastor Allen Reithmiller officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made in Tracey s name to the Wayne County Humane Society, 1161 Mechanicsburg Road, Wooster, OH 44691 or the Zion Lutheran Church, 301 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Wayne County Humane Society, 1161 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or the Zion Lutheran Church, 301 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691
Private family services will be held at the West Newton Cemetery in Pennsylvania
There will be no calling hours