YOUNGSTOWN Private services were held on Monday, April 29, 2013, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman for Raul Morales, 81, who passed away Friday, April 26.
Raul was born Oct. 10, 1931, in San Sebastan, Puerto Rico, the son of Malgaro and Anna Morales.
Raul was employed at U.S. Steel until his retirement in 1983.
He will always be lovingly remembered by his wife, the former Maximina Rodriguez, whom he married in 1953; four children, Mary (Jose) Santana, Angelo and James Morales and Joy (Bob) Marinelli; eight grandchildren, Monique, Angelo (Connie) Morales, Natalie Arroyo, Michael and Stephen Morales, Jessilyn Marinelli, Casey Morales and Bobby Marinelli; three step grandchildren, Anthony Santana, Vanessa Rodriguez and Monica Ciarniello; four great-grandchildren; and Jimmy Shakhatreh, whom he considered like a son.
The Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman, has been bestowed the honor and privilege of handling the arrangements for Raul.