Beth S. Cress

Birth Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 1964
Date of Passing: 
Sunday, June 16, 2019

WOOSTER – Beth S. Cress, 54, of Wooster passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster.

She was born September 30, 1964 in Millersburg, the daughter of Floyd and Beverly McDonough Voltz.  She married Clarence Cress on July 16, 1983.  He preceded her in death on May 19, 2011.

Beth had been employed at the Wooster Brush Company.  She loved rock-n-roll, concerts, tattoos and Harleys.  She was a “mom” to everyone.

Surviving are her children, Seth Cress, Michael (Christen) Cress, Taylor Cress and Christian (Bailey) Cress; her parents and her step-father, Roy Smith; grandchildren, Gabriel Cress, Rowen Cress, Logan Cress, Summer Cress, Azrael Cress and Jensen Cress; siblings, Tamara Abbott and Cheryl Leigh. Also surviving are her beloved dogs, Titus and Loki.

A gathering of friends will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster.

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Gathering of friends on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home


You will always be missed cuz.

I’m so sorry for your loss of Beth. I have fond memories of her that will never be forgotten.

I am truly sorry for your loss. It's a loss for all of our family. I always felt pieces of my life were missing since I left Ohio in 1955. Would that we all could have met and known each other. Just know that you are loved and not alone.

I miss our daily chats. You had such a big heart, your family was huge because you treated everyone like family. Glad I got to be your big sister. I love you.

Sweet cousin! Rest now and we will hold you close in our hearts until we meet again❣️

Good bye my friend May god bless and cover family and friends

Mike and family, We send all of you sincere wishes of sympathy in the loss of your mother. It is a hurt that takes so much out of your lives. We hope that as a family you are able to join hands together and celebrate the many memories that she gave to you. It is at those times that you will feel the solace of both your parents and share these memories with your children. They will know your parents through your sharing times with them.

i am so sorry for your loss, I have wonderful memories of Beth as a little girl ,may she rest in peace .

My family's heartfelt condolences go out to Beth's family. Beth, her sisters and I had so many good times growing up together. We would ride our ponies, style each other hair and play on the farm. So glad my daughter's got to experience San Francisco with Beth and Taylor. Losing Beth is a big loss, but she'll never be forgotten because of the positive impact she had on all of us. Love, the Fritz's

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