Chester B. Sayre, 87, of Brimfield, died Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Akron City Hospital Medical Center.
He was born September 7, 1925 in Akron, to Elmer F. and Chloe M. (Donohew) Sayre. Chester was a 32nd degree Mason, a member of the Rockton Lodge #316 F&AM, a teamster and a Kentucky Colonel.
He is survived by his son, Charles “Clyde” Sayre of Brimfield; daughter, Dawn Renae Sayre of Cincinnati; grandchildren, Amanda Brianne Melzer and Ashley Renae Melzer of Cincinnati and great grandchildren, Christopher and Ethan of Cincinnati.
Private family services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Masonic Temple, Rockton Lodge #316, 409 West Main Street, Kent, Ohio 44240. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory are handling the arrangements.