Edward W. “Sonny” Hughes, 85, passed away Sept. 17, at his residence. Sonny was born in Sherman and had been an area resident all his life where he retired from Barberton Citizens Hospital. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Barberton. Sonny was a car enthusiast and was a member of numerous car clubs. To his family, he was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Sonny is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Ruth; son Charles (Sue); daughter Deborah Hughes; grandchildren Ian Hughes and Autumn Marthey; great-grandson Tristin Snyder; and his best fur friends Louie and Jake. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Summit County Humane Society. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit www.silva-hostetler.com.