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MARIE COLUCCI

“Together Again”

BOARDMAN - There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at St. Columba Cathedral in Youngstown, with the Very Rev. Msgr. Peter M. Polando celebrating the Mass for Marie Colucci, 92, who passed away peacefully on Monday, May 22, 2017.

She was born Dec. 23, 1924, in Niles, the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Martin) Zuzolo.

Marie was a 1942 graduate of Niles McKinley High School and worked for Stanley Works and Carlisle’s. She was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Niles, president of the Infant of Prague Guild, a member of Ladies Knights of Columbus and Niles Scope.

Her husband, Gregory Colucci, whom she married Sept. 17, 1955, passed away Oct. 17, 2006.

Marie will always be remembered lovingly by her daughter, Martha Ferenchak; grandson Gregory Ferenchak; nieces and nephews; and her dogs, Bella and Bella.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by grandson Michael Ferenchak; and two brothers, John and Nick Zuzolo.

Friends may call on Thursday from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at St. Columba Cathedral, prior to the Mass.

Martha and Greg would like to give special thanks to Dorothy, Michelle and Vicki for the wonderful care given to Marie.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Marie’s family.

LEONARD C. GOOD SR

CANFIELD - There will be a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman for Leonard C. Good Sr., 79, who passed away Sunday evening, May 14.

He was born April 4, 1938, in Smithsburg, Pa., the son of Lawrence K. and Elsie (Hinton) Good.

Leonard was a graduate of New Castle High School and courageously served his country in the U.S. Army as a marksman.

He retired in 1980 as an inspector from G.M. Lordstown after over 35 years of service.

His wife, the former Charlene Wilson, whom he married Sept. 4, 1959, passed away Jan. 3, 2011.

Leonard was of the Baptist faith. He was a member of U.A.W. No. 1714. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, playing the accordion, and building things out of wood.

Leonard will always be remembered lovingly by his four children, Leonard Jr. (Deborah) Good of Austintown, Stephen (Susan) Good of North Carolina, and Barbara Yonnotti and James Good, both of Boardman; brother Jack (Barb) Good; two sisters, Darlene Good and Loraine (Vincent) English; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his son-in-law, David Yonnotti.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Leonard’s family.

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Praying For You from Vickilee and Amilia

Praying for you all, as you mourn the loss of Mr. Good. Praying that memories of a life well lived will provide some measure of comfort as you honor his life. Keep the Faith. Much Love, Vickilee and Amilia

JOSEPH DESANTIS

POLAND - There will be funeral services held on Wednesday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Youngstown, followed by an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick Church in Youngstown, for Joseph DeSantis, 48, who passed away Thursday evening, May 11, 2017.

“Joe” was born May 2, 1969, in Youngstown, son of Quintino and Liliana (Cianci) DeSantis.

Joe was the former co-owner and operator of Quint’s Auto Body. He was a 1987 graduate of Cardinal Mooney, where he excelled in football and baseball. He enjoyed playing bocce and golf and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He was a member and officer of The Pacentrano Club.

Joe will be remembered lovingly by his wife, Amy (Colaprete) DeSantis, whom he married July 20, 2007; twins Quintino and Giada; his parents, Quint and Lillian; brother Christian (Christine); nieces Olivia and Natalie DeSantis; and many aunts, uncles and cousins of the DeSantis family.

Calling hours are today, May 16, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home.

In lieu flowers, family requests contributions be made to the family for a fund set up for his children.

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My heartfelt condolences for you all during this difficult time. from Jo Ellen Gelonese

Amy and Family, I am heartbroken for you all and I will continue to pray for you. God Bless, love, prayers and friendship. JMG❤️

God Bless from Rich burnett

So sorry for your loss

God Bless from The Barnes Family

We are so very sorry for your loss. Blake is in Mrs' Aikens' class with Quintino and just adores him. May you find strength in friends and family. -Brian, Marcy, Blake and Remy Barnes

Our Prayers are with you. from David, Gina & Nadine

I do not have a memory of Joey with out a smile. We are praying you all have peace, and are so sorry for this pain. He will always be in our hearts. Gina

God bless from John L DeSantis

You were a great man and will be missed

JOSEPH A. PALERMO

COLUMBIANA - There will be a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman, for Joseph A. Palermo, 83, who passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

He was born Oct. 24, 1933, in Youngstown, the son of James and Ruby (Caruso) Palermo.

Joseph was a 1952 graduate of The Rayen School and courageously served his country in the U.S. Marines during the Korean conflict. He owned B & J Glass Block for 25 years and also worked for U.S. Steel as a brick layer and supervisor, and in maintenance for National Forge.

In his spare time, Joseph enjoyed golfing.

He will always be remembered lovingly by his wife, the former Rosemarie Moulin; two daughters, Mary Jo (Joseph) Lenefonte of Boardman and Carol Palermo of Youngstown; son Jim (Judy) Palermo of Zionsville, Ind.; four grandchildren, Joanna (Ivan) Garcia, and Carmen, Anthony, and Mario Palermo; sister Barbara (Frank) Ruggiero; nieces and nephew; stepson Bobby Cannon; and seven stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m., prior to the service on Tuesday, May 16, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Boardman, OH 44512.

The family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to Hospice of the Valley for the kind and compassionate care shown to Joseph.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Joseph’s family.

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Deepest Sympathy from Terri Marian

Our thoughts prayers ad deepest sympathy are being sent to the family during your time of loss. God bless Earl & Terri Marian

JOSEPH DESANTIS

POLAND – There will be funeral services on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, followed by an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick Church in Youngstown, with the Rev. Edward Noga celebrating and the Rev. Gregory Fedor co-celebrating the Mass for Joseph DeSantis, 48, who passed away Thursday evening, May 11, 2017, surrounded by his loving family and “Band of Brothers.”

“Joe” was born May 2, 1969, in Youngstown, the son of Quintino and Liliana (Cianci) DeSantis.

He was the former owner and operator of Quint’s Auto Body. Joe was a 1987 graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School, where he excelled in football and baseball, and forged lifelong friendships. He enjoyed playing bocce and golf, and was proud of his Italian heritage. He was a member and longtime officer of the Pacentrano Club.

But above all else, Joe loved and valued his family. He was a gentle soul and was loved by all.

Joe will be remembered lovin gly by his wife, Amy (Colaprete) DeSantis, whom he married July 20, 2007; twins Quintino and Giada; family members, Dominic “Duke” and Kathy Colaprete, Frank and Jessica Colaprete, Anne Marie and Wally Hurdley, Dominic and Adianna Colparete, and Walter, Carmella, and Francesca Hurdley; his parents; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins, whom he loved dearly.

Family and friends may call on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

The family wishes to thank and offer their appreciation to those who were by Joe’s side during his final days, his cousin, Anita Carano, with whom he shared a special bond, Tom and Tracie Nicholudis, Tony and Michelle Delfre, Tony and Marla Fusillo, Steve Beshara, Chris Kosiorek, and Ron Defabio.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests contributions be made to the family for a fund set up for his children.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Joe’s family.

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Sincerest Sympathy from Patty (Marinucci) Kimerer

Dear Amy, I know we haven't seen each other in many years but I just heard of your loss and am so sorry...sending you and your children prayers...

Donna Kaufman from Sincere Condolences

A loss so great is too soon. May the care and concern of those around you be your strength. I the days ahead, the sadness of now will eventually be replaced with the memories that are yours to cherish with the love in your heart. Amy, you were a strong person at CMHS and I know you will still be strong for your children! God Bless.

You are in my thoughts from Wendy Rossvanes

May God Bless you during this difficult time. I am so sad to have heard of Joe's passing. Please know I am thinking about you and your family

Sincere Condolences. from Florence Cappuccio

So sorry for your loss. Joe was a great guy, he always had a smile on his face, . Prayers and thoughts to the family. RIP Joe...

Condolences from Devenie Santell

Sending all of my love and condolences to the family...may Joe rest eternally in heaven, where he will look down upon his wife and beautiful children. Positive wishes to Amy and the family towards the future ❤️

Condolences from Mike Santor

Rest In Peace, Joe. Praying for the family.

Sincere Condolences from Mike Puhalla

I am sorry to learn of the passing of your loved one. May the memories console you and comfort you. May his spirit live amongst all of you. Prays and thoughts to the family. Mike Puhalla

Uncle Joey from Alexa Schiavi

Rest In Peace. I am praying for your children, wife and parents. I love you, Alexa.

PETER A. MORRIS

YOUNGSTOWN - There will be private funeral services for Peter A. Morris, 50, who passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

He was born Oct. 2, 1966, in Youngstown, the son of Peter “Sonny” and Patricia A. (Yakotich) Morris.

Peter will always be remembered by his son, Andrew Morris; sister Deborah (Angelo) Marin of Boardman; and two brothers, Michael Morris and Allan Morris, both of Boardman.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.

There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Peter’s family.

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To Mike and Allen from Tammy Kausits

My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I just came across a photo album yesterday of a day we spent together (5 of us) swimming at B. Eckman's house when we we're teenagers. A beautiful soul that's gone to soon. Rest easy my friend, you will be missed. Prayers to you Morris family. Tammy & Barb & Autumn Kausits

Praying For You from Mr.&Mrs. Donald Lisowski

Dear Morris Family, we are so sorry for your loss. It seems like only yesterday we were all at Liptak Airfield playing football. Where has the time gone. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you all.

To Mike and Allan from Rick and Lisa Malutic

Our deepest sympathy's and We had a lot of memories growing up with all of you. He will be missed. prayers with you and your family in this time of need.

ANGELA RAGAN

LOWELLVILLE - There will be funeral services at noon on Monday, May 15, 2017, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman for Angela Ragan, 64, who passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017.

Angela was born Feb. 25, 1953, in Youngstown, the daughter of Louis and Eleanor (LaVolpa) Campana.

Angela will always be remembered lovingly by her children, Jonah Ortiz, Kendra Hazlett, and Dana Ragan; 10 grandchildren; her companion, Yianni Skoupolis; three sisters, Carole Mancini of Lowellville, Eleanor Roman of Houston, and Terri Neapolitan of Austintown; and many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Angela was preceded in death by her parents and brother Frank Campana.

Friends may call on Monday, May 15, from 11:30 a.m. until time of the services at the funeral home.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to Angela’s family.

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WILLIAM A. SOCCORSY

AUSTINTOWN – There will be a Mass of Christian Burial held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, at St. Michael Church in Canfield, with the Very Rev. Terrence J. Hazel celebrating the Mass for William A. Soccorsy, 71, who passed away Monday morning, May 8, at the Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness.

William was born Feb. 7, 1946, in Youngstown, the son of Anthony W. and Antoinette M. (Cipriano) Soccorsy.

He graduated from South High School in 1964.

“Bill” was an Eagle Scout, Troop 13; a Golden Gloves champion, 135 pound division; and life guard and pool manager at Pemberton Pool with Youngstown Park and Recreation.

He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Youngstown State University in 1969.

William taught for two years in the Sebring Public School System. He was employed with the Metropolitan Police Department, Tactical Branch in Washington, D.C. William earned the award of Most Physically Fit from the Washington, D.C. Police Academy. He also attended FBI training school. William retired with 30 years of service as an adult parole officer with the State of Ohio.

Bill was a member of the Ohio Retired Public Employees Association.

He had his own security and investigative company licensed in the State of Ohio.

Bill’s main hobby was working out and swimming laps daily at the YMCA, the Jewish Community Center and Firestone Pool.

He was a published author of many articles for several law enforcement magazines. He also was an avid hunter.

William was preceded in death by his parents.

He will always be remembered by his son, William H. Soccorsy; grandson William A. Soccorsy; and longtime companion, Marianne Frydrych, all of Austintown; his sister, MaryLou Soccorsy of Boardman; and brother Anthony J. Soccorsy of Canfield.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 12, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman, and again on Saturday from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at St. Michael Church prior to the Mass.

The family requests there be no contributions.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to William’s family.

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Sorry i missed the services from Don decarlo

Billy, just found out about your dad. This was all to soon. you are in my thoughts and prayers as Bill is. God bless you and your family.

WILLIAM A. SOCCORSY

AUSTINTOWN – There will be a Mass of Christian Burial held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13, at St. Michael Church in Canfield, with the Very Rev. Terrence J. Hazel celebrating the Mass for William A. Soccorsy, 71, who passed away Monday morning, May 8, at The Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness.

William was born Feb. 7, 1946, in Youngstown, the son of Anthony W. and Antoinette M. (Cipriano) Soccorsy.

He graduated from South High School in 1964.

“Bill” was an Eagle Scout-Troop 13, a Golden Gloves Champion-135 pound division, a lifeguard and pool manager at Pemberton Pool with Youngstown Park and Recreation.

He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Youngstown State University in 1969.

William taught for two years in the Sebring Public School System. He was employed with the Metropolitan Police Department, Tactical Branch in Washington, D.C. William earned the award of Most Physically Fit from the Washington, D.C. Police Academy. He also attended FBI Training School. William retired with 30 years of service as an adult parole officer with the State of Ohio.

Bill was a member of the Ohio Retired Public Employees Association.

He had his own Security and Investigative Company licensed in the State of Ohio.

Bill’s main hobby was working out and swimming laps daily at the YMCA, the Jewish Community Center and Firestone Pool.

He was a published author of many articles for several law enforcement magazines. He also was an avid hunter.

William was preceded in death by his parents.

He will always be remembered by his son, William H. Soccorsy; grandson William A. Soccorsy; and longtime companion, Marianne Frydrych, all of Austintown; his sister, MaryLou Soccorsy of Boardman; and brother Anthony J. Soccorsy of Canfield.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 12, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman, and again on Saturday from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at St. Michael Church prior to the Mass.

The family requests there be no contributions.

Family and friends may visit the Book of Memories at www.rossifunerals.com to view this tribute and send condolences to William’s family.

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My Condolences from Jack Harder

I am so sorry to read of Bill's passing. I grew up with Bill and was an Eagle Scout in Troop 13. Bill's Dad was the Scoutmaster-a wonderful man who had a big influence on my life as well as many others. Anthony and Marylou you probably don't remember me but I remember you and your wonderful family.

Friend from Judy Propri

Many prayers go up for a good man.

Can't believe it!! from Lois catheline

just tried to reach you today! don't know how to tell al. we love you!!