Paul J. “PJ” Lamiell Jr.
funeral director and owner, Lamiell Funeral Home, Canton, Ohio, died November 11, 2022, at age 61. Lamiell graduated from Xavier University and Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, joining his father in the family funeral home in 1983.
He was a member of the Rotary Club of Canton; Knights of Columbus, fourth degree; Catholic Men’s Luncheon Club; and the JCI Senators. He formerly served on the YMCA of Central Stark County Board of Trustees and as chairman of the Meyers Lake YMCA Board of Directors. He has been active in the Canton Jaycees, for which he was named a Jaycee of the Year; the Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival, for which he was a past chairman of several committees; the Buckeye Council Boy Scouts of America; and the CYC Community Recreation Center, for which he was a past president.
Lamiell is survived by wife Sharon; children Paul, Kelly, Kristine and Andrew; two grandchildren; mother and stepfather Sally and Bob Kitson; and brother Stephen.