Dr. Henry E. Akers
Dr. Henry E. Akers, age 86, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, April 28,2021. Born October 5, 1934 in Kermit, WV, Dr. Akers was the son of Goebel Preston Akers and Ruth Eloise (Nichols) Akers. After several moves, his family settled in Williamsport, OH where he grew up and attended Deer Creek Township High School. Dr. Akers attended The Ohio State University, and graduated from The Ohio State School of Veterinary Medicine in 1959.Upon graduation, he moved to Mansfield and worked for Dr. Benjamin Henson, before opening his own practice. He pursued his passion of veterinary medicine for over 60 years, with a mixed practice of large and small animals and particular skills in many...