Community resource library

If you are arranging a funeral from out-of-town and are unfamiliar with the area, it can be hard to find a reputable hotel, florist, restaurant or event center to hold a service.

The same can be true if you have friends or family traveling in for the funeral.

Here we provide our staff’s recommendations of trusted businesses in our area.

Florists

Colonial Florist
1843 S. Main St.
Akron, OH 44301
330.773.6624
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Flowerama
249 Mogadore Rd.
Akron, OH 44312
330.798.7726
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Hotels for Out-of-Town Guests

Hampton Inn
4406 Ohio 43
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.8555
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Holiday Inn Express
1215 Sanctuary View Dr.
Kent, OH 44240
330.673.9200
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Restaurants & Catering

DiFeo's Catering
2196 E. Market St.
Akron, OH 44312
330.784.0333
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Lembo's Italian Restaurant
1186 Canton Rd.
Akron, OH 44312
330.733.7586
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Bob Evans Restaurant
2449 Gilchrist Rd.
Akron, OH 44305
330.784.4421
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Banquet & Event Centers

Guy's Party Centre
500 E. Waterloo Rd
Akron, OH 44319
330.724.6373
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Travel Centers

Akron-Canton Regional Airport
5400 Lauby Rd.
Akron, OH 44720
330-499-4221
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Akron Fulton International Airport
1600 Triplett Blvd.
Akron, OH 44302
330-733-3950
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Metro Regional Transit Authority (bus)
416 Kenmore Blvd.
Akron, OH 44301
330-762-0341
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