Herman V. Genet Jr.

August 11, 1953 ~ March 27, 2021 (age 67)


DOYLESTOWN – Herman V. Genet Jr., age 67, passed away on March 27, 2021.

Born on August 11, 1953, in Barberton to the late Herman V. Sr. and Doris (Brown) Genet, he was a life resident of Doylestown. Herman was a 1971 graduate of Chippewa High School and veteran of the U.S. Navy.  Retired from Teknor Apex, he was a member of the Doylestown American Legion Post #407 and the Doylestown Lions Club.  Herman enjoyed fishing, bowling and golf. He was also an avid bird watcher and enjoyed playing cards with family and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Anthony, Howard, and infant brother, Michael; brothers-in-law, Mitchell Smith, Richard Nace; father-in-law, Barry Weidner; he is survived by his wife of 34 years, Renee; children, Angela (Matt) Slicker of Marshallville, Michelle Genet of Lakewood, Michael (Katherine) Genet of Monroe Falls; grandchildren, Sabrina and William Slicker, Charlotte Genet on the way; sisters, Carol Nace, Margaret (David) Watkins, Michelle Smith, Teresa McGill (Steve Williams); brothers, Joseph (Susie) Genet, Edward (Katherine) Genet; sister-in-law, Margaret Genet, Debbie (Jim) Moore, Melissa Coia; brother-in-law, Jim (Aimee) Coia; mother-in-law, Michelle Weidner, father and mother-in-law, Ed and Carol Coia; numerous  nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Calling hours following Covid-19 guidelines to include face coverings, social distancing and a limited number of guests in the facility, will be held on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Zak-Thacker & Monbarren Funeral Home, 132 N. Portage St., Doylestown 44230. The Doylestown Lions Club will be holding a memorial at the closing of calling hours. A private service will be held by the family with interment to include military honors at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Doylestown Food Cupboard, 153 Church St., Doylestown, OH 44230 or Doylestown Lions Club c/o John Aldrich, 620 Hidden Pond Drive, Doylestown OH 44230. Online obituary and guest registry are available at 

(Zak-Thacker & Monbarren, 330-658-2211)

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Visitation following Covid-19 Guidelines
April 1, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Zak-Thacker & Monbarren Funeral Home
132 N. Portage St.
Doylestown, OH 44230

Private Services


Doylestown Food Cupboard
153 Church St., Doylestown OH 44230

Doylestown Lions Club c/o John Aldrich
620 Hidden Pond Dr., Doylestown OH 44230

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