William Joseph Duminske

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, February 17, 1953
Date of Passing: 
Sunday, November 19, 2017

WOOSTER – William Joseph Duminske, 64, of Wooster passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster.

He was born February 17, 1953 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the son of William R. and Alice Hettish Duminske.  He married Cindy Johnson on October 30, 1982.  She survives.

He had worked as a service director for car dealerships and had driven a bus for special needs children in Punxsutawney school district.  He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church.

William enjoyed gardening, especially growing tomatoes, spending time with his grandchildren and he loved cooking.  He moved to Wooster in 1981.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are his children, Jason (Pam) Duminske of Xenia, Christopher Duminske and Stephanie Duminske both of Wooster; grandchildren, Haylie Duminske, Justin Ferrence, Keegan Duminske-Rutter and Landon Duminske-Rutter; his siblings, Mary Anne (Bob) Anibaldi, Rose (Robert) Ishman, Patricia Firment, Ann (Mark) Forrest, Timothy (Terri) Duminske  all of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvanai and Julie (Jeff) Johnson of Wooster; and a sister-in-law, Connie Duminske of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania; his mother-in-law, Eileen Higgs of Wooster and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John.

There will be no calling hours.  A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster with the Rev. Stephen Moran as celebrant.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.



Memorial Contributions: 

LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


No calling hours


Memorial service will be held at a later date


Cindy and family, Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers. Sending you love!

I'm so sorry Cindy for your loss. I am praying for you and your family in this difficult time.

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family have my deepest sympathies. It wasn't very long ago Bill stopped in. I was at the switchboard. Concentrate on the good times and all the wonderful memories shared over the years and speak of them often. Prayers for peace and comfort to get through this difficult time. Take care of yourself and each other. God Bless and Keep!Love and blessings to all! ;-) P.S. Please say "Hi" to Eileen for me, too. Thank you.

It's been many years but I don't have any childhood memories without your family! My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Cindy and family, I was very sorry to hear of Bill's passing and you and your family have my deepest sympathies. I have a lot of great memories working with Bill for many years in the automotive business. Godspeed

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