HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY || Paul Rossi
Date of birth: Dec. 8, 1924, in Girard.
Parents: Anthony and Julia Rossi
Siblings: John Rossi
Spouse: Gloria Rossi. They were married Nov. 23, 1950, in Youngstown.
Children: Alexa Magda of Herndon, Va.; Cindy Shedden of Sarasota, Fla.; Paul Rossi Jr. of Scottsdale, Ariz.; Gloria Slocum of Youngstown; Louise Rossi of Dallas; and Julia Karstetter of Cromwell, Conn.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in music from Westminster College, master’s degree in music from Kent State University
Employment: Band director at Canfield High School, education director for American Cancer Society and conductor of the Youngstown Symphonic Band for 60 years
Memberships: St. Charles Church, Kiwanis, Retired Teachers of Mahoning County and Youngstown Music Teachers
Military service: Served in the military during World War II
Date and location: A birthday party in his honor will take place Saturday at Caffe Capri with 40 family members.