Heather J. Raypole, age 17, of rural Sycamore, died at 12:32 p.m., Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo.
She was born on June 11, 2001, in Cuyahoga County to Jerald E. and Angela F. (Edgington) Raypole II. They survive in rural Sycamore.
Surviving are the following family: maternal grandparents, Daniel and Leah Cutchall, rural Sycamore; brothers and sisters, Emily (Eric) Wilfer, Sycamore; Austin (Sandra) Raypole, Mt. Victory; Jerad Raypole and fiancée Haylie Smith, Sycamore; Haley Fern Raypole, Joshua Raypole, Justin Raypole, Mya Raypole and Jordan Raypole, all at home; nieces, Kennedy, Easton, Olivia and Melodie; nephew, Lane; cousins, Mason Edgington, Victoria Phillips; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Sharon Raypole and Earl Adams.
Heather was a junior at Mohawk High School, a member of the Mohawk varsity softball team, a feature high school majorette, a member of the French Club and a longtime member of the Mohawkettes Competition Team. She also attended Sentinel Career Center, majoring in the health care field.
For hobbies she loved to spend time with family and friends, was the biggest Charlie Puth fan ever, loved going on cruises with Victoria and loved all-day shopping with her sisters. Heather was noted as having a beautiful smile, a girl who had many friends, was well liked and got along with everybody and will be sadly missed by all.
Funeral services for Heather will be held on Monday, Jan. 21, at 11 a.m. at the MCI Building (old Mohawk High School) with the Rev. James Stauffer officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery, Sycamore. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Jan. 20, from noon-6 p.m. at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore, and also on Monday from 10-11 a.m. prior to the funeral service at the MCI Building.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Mohawk High School Softball Team in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882. Online expressions of sympathy can be made at waltonmoorefuneralhome.com.