Owned landscape business

Douglas Allen Pavlovich, 35, of Summerville, S.C., died May 18, 2007.

He was born in Akron on May 22, 1971, to Allen Pavlovich and Linda (Umstead) Gabele.

He was the owner and operator of "Doug-It-Up?" Landscape Renovation and Lawn Maintenance Co. for three years.

He had previously worked in golf course turf management for KRA at the River Course at Kiawah Island, S.C.

He had attended Savannah College of Art and Design and enjoyed golf, fishing and his children.

He is survived by his wife of five years, Judi Pavlovich (nee Riddle); sons, Rees Jacob and Eion Nathanial Pavlovich, all of Summerville S.C.; father, Allen Pavlovich of Cuyahoga Falls; mother, Linda Gabele of Tallmadge; sisters, Holly Bauer of Stow and Joanna Resse of Cuyahoga Falls; half-brother, Allan Pavlovich of Charleston; half-sister, Sara Mavinkurve of Cleveland; and stepbrothers, John, Steve, Joel, and Jesse Gabele.

Doug was preceded in death by his stepfather, John Gabele in 2004.

Services took place at the James Dyal Funeral Home in Summerville, S.C. Burial was in Dorchester Memory Garden Cemetery.

A memorial service will be May 29 at 6 p.m. at the Pittsfield Community Church, 17026 state Route 58, Wellington, Ohio. The Rev. Ken Gerhardt will officiate.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Doug Pavlovich Memorial Fund, checks payable to Judi Pavlovich c/o Dick Austin, 554 Bufflehead Drive, Kiawah Island, S.C., 29544.

Local arrangements were handled by the Riddle Funeral Home in Vermilion.

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