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ALBERTA L. SEGRETO

YOUNGSTOWN – Alberta L. Segreto, 68, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 26, 2016.

Alberta was born Sept. 16, 1947, in Cuyahoga, the daughter of James and Pauline (Schmidt) Segreto.

She will always be remembered lovingly by her sister, Rosalie (George Sr.) Maczko; four nephews, George (Tim Thurman) Maczko Jr., Richard Jr. (Ranee) Bumblis, Roy (Janet) Bumblis, and Jimmy Segreto Jr.; four nieces, Anna Marie (Richard) Allgood, Bernadette (Dale Sr.) Gottberg, Dawn Barbara (Larry) Yates and Diana (Guy) Soliday; five great-nieces and great-nephews, Linda (Chris) Allgood-Forman, Louis Mastroberardino, Dale Jr. (Stephanie) Gottberg, Erin Lee Gottberg, and Chad Gottberg; nine great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews; and brother-in-law Richard Bumblis Sr.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by brother James A. Segreto and sister Barbara Bumblis.

Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, followed by a 1 p.m. memorial service at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

The family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to the Youngstown Development Center for their great care of Alberta for the past 30 years, to Turning Point in Struthers for their compassionate care, and to the Vista Center in Boardman for their wonderful care in such a short period of time.

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

CHESTER W. HUNTER SR

BOARDMAN – There will be a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at St. Dominic’s Church, 77 Lucius Ave. in Youngstown for Chester W. Hunter Sr., 92, who passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016.

Chester was born Aug. 4, 1923, in Youngstown, the son of William and Susan (Antonucci) Hunter.

Chester courageously served his country as an airborne paratrooper with the 101st Airborne Division of the U.S. Army, from 1944 to 1945. He worked at General Fireproofing as an assembler and then for 30 years at the Mahoning County Engineers Office as a landscape superintendent.

He was a member of St. Dominic’s Church and the Charles Marino I.T.A.M. Post No. 3. Chester enjoyed dancing and golfing. He was a caddy from a very young age and was involved in various golf leagues, both church and private.

Chester will always be remembered lovingly by his wife and love of his life, the former Agnes Marie Benny, whom he married 68 years ago; son Chester Jr. of Boardman; two daughters, Cindy (Eli) Naffah of Crescent City, Calif., and Cathie (Greg) Sikora of Roulette, Pa.; granddaughter Shauna Naffah; and his beloved dog, Rusty.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother and three sisters.

The Hunter family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to Chester’s caregivers for the kind and compassionate care shown to him.

There are 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 Chester’s family.

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From Marilyn &Bob Abramski

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time. Mr. Hunter was a wonderful person, and so caring of others. God bless your family.

JAMES D. HUMANSKY

STRUTHERS – James D. Humansky, 60, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016.

James was born Jan. 13, 1956, in Youngstown, the son of Joseph M. Humansky Jr. and Shirley Krell.

He worked as an auto and motorcycle mechanic and detailer. James loved to fish and enjoyed animals, but most of all, he loved spending time with his family and friends. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need.

James will always be lovingly remembered by his mother and stepfather, Shirley and Thomas Sikora of Canfield; brother Joseph (Donna) Humansky of Columbiana; two sisters, Patty Sandera and Lisa Sikora, both of Struthers; daughter Jamie Campbell of New Middletown; three grandchildren, Kailey, Cameron and Kenzie; many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father; brother Jerry Humansky; sister Suzie Moyer; brother-in-law Ed Sandera; and his beloved dog, Zeke.

There are no calling hours or services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to 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 James’s family.

CHARLES 'JIM' JAMES GOODALL

YOUNGSTOWN – Charles “Jim” James Goodall, 89, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, surrounded by his loving family.

Jim was born Feb. 15, 1927, in Masury, the son of Charles and Maude (Kildew) Goodall.

He was a 1945 graduate of South High School and courageously served his country as a radioman in the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1946. He then went on to earn his Accounting degree from Mount Union College. Jim worked as an accountant for Simonton-Jones and retired at 80 years of age from B.J. Alan as a payroll clerk. He was a devoted family man who enjoyed horses, working on his farm, and spending time with his daughters, Lorrie and Mara Lee. He was of the Methodist faith.

Jim will always be lovingly remembered by his wife, the former Mary Olenick, whom he married on Oct. 8, 1955; daughter Lorrie Durkin of Youngstown; son-in-law Jim Koontz of Youngstown; two grandsons, Michael “Josh” (Margaret) DeNiro of Youngstown, and Matthew Durkin of Youngstown; granddaughter Terra Koontz of Canfield; and two great-grandsons, Dominic J. and Carmen R. DeNiro.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Mara Lee, and three brothers.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, April 25, 2016, followed by a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jim’s name to Angels for Animals or Animal Charity.

The family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to St. Elizabeth Health Center and Hospice House for the kind and compassionate care shown to Jim.

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

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From Beverly Darling

I have known the Goodall family for most of my life. We attended the same church and I went to school with Lorrie. Mr. Goodall always greeted me with a smile and a kind word. He was a wonderful man who will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

From Debe

our hearts are saddened by the loss of such a giving, loving friend. our prayers go out to the entire family and friends whom which their hearts were touched by his devotion. GOD BLESS. from the VOLLMER FAMILY

Friend from Debe

we send our sincere sympathy on the loss of such a great man. he was monumental as a friend of our family and will be sorely missed. all our prayers to the entire family and friends who he touched their hearts tremendously. God bless. the Vollmer family

From Gina McHenry

Dear Lorrie, Josh, Matt and Family: Words cannot begin to tell you how sorry I am to hear of the passing of your Dad, Grandpa, husband, and great-grandfather. I imagine the hurst is so great because your love runs so deep. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

ARLENE H. STRAHLEY

YOUNGSTOWN – There will be a funeral service at 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 24, 2016, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman for Arlene H. Strahley, 88, who passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

Arlene was born Aug. 14, 1927, in Warren, the daughter of Raymond G. and Bessie O. (Sahli) Strahley.

Arlene worked at Poulakos Bakery and for the Boardman School System.

She will always be remembered lovingly by her sister, Betty Gollner of Rockville, Md.; cousin Judi (Ray) Hanna of Woodstock, Ga.; nieces Jill (David) Biss and Kristen (Duane) Lombard; and nephews Bradley Gollner and Raymond (Carrie) Strahley.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Raymond F. Strahley; sister Lena M. Strahley; and brother-in-law Rudy Gollner.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. until the time of the service on Sunday, April 24, 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 Arlene’s family.

EDWARD H. SMITH III

ELLWOOD CITY, PA. – There will be a funeral service at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman for Edward H. Smith III, 42, who passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016.

“Eddie” was born Nov. 7, 1973, in Rome, N.Y., the son of Edward E. Smith Jr. and Donna J. Thorp.

He was a very kindhearted and selfless person. Edward was self-employed as internet DJ, Rebel Ryder, on Hottnfunkyradio.com. He enjoyed cooking, working on computers, training dogs, and was an avid animal lover.

Eddie will always be remembered lovingly by his father, Edward (Darla) Smith; mother Donna (Larry) Padilla; son Cody Jacob; five siblings, Kristina Mariotti, Raymond Smith, Michelle Pike, and Lanina and Alexis Smith; many loving nieces, nephews, aunts (Kathy Thorp), uncles, and cousins; and his dog, Little Bit.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. at which time services will be held on Saturday, April 23, at 4 p.m. at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

In lieu of flowers, monetary donations may be made to the family.

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

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Gonna miss ya bri from Bong

i been requesting your favorite music you were one of the greatest friends i ever met on the internet you were a great dj a verry kind hearted person and always told me to step away from the bong ill never forget those words or your advice

From Jaded

to rebels family my thoughts and prayers are with you on this very sad day we say one last goodbye to amazing friend and man who gave so much to all he did was very much loved and will forever be missed and remain in our hearts forever may rebel take that journey to the sky where he me free miss you dj yee haw love u will be forever be missed still isnt fair u was taken so soon but guess god needed u goodbye rebel hugzzzz

From Bob Fuoco

Good bye my little buddy words can not express the sorry I feel. You were such a great guy loved by so many. I can't stop the tears from flowing. I still keep waiting to get a message from you every morning. You will be missed by so many who's lives you have touched. It's true "Only The Good Die Young. Love you Bro.

From Nycole

RIP Eddie! Youre greatly missed, so weird i just talked to you n i still cant wrap my mind around u being gone.. My condolences to eddies family & friends. Prayers to lift you up in time in need. Fly high mr rebel one!!

From Bob Fuoco

Good bye my little buddy words can not express the sorry I feel. You were such a great guy loved by so many. I can't stop the tears from flowing. I still keep waiting to get a message from you every morning. You will be missed by so many who's lives you have touched. It's true "Only The Good Die Young. Love you Bro.

From Jaded

i still cant beieve his gone from this world like losing a member of the family i will always remember his smiling face and caring ways who never asked for anything in return he always made me smile when having bad or sad day knew what to say bring me out of it rebel was just so amazing genuine man you will ever know and great friend i know one day we all be reunited in heaven one day just want thank eddies mom and dad for bringing in this world your son eddie he will remain in my heart forever best wishes and condolences to you just know eddie was loved and cared and cherished everyone he came into contact with just way eddie was never be another guy as amazing as eddie was he looks down on us and smiles our special angel watch over us til we all make that jouney home

From Sandi

Rest in Peace Eddie.. You touched many lives in many ways.. You will be greatly missed by us all.. You may be gone but you will NEV be forgotten.

From Julie Beck Harrington

May you rest in Peace Eddie!!!Praying for you and your family!!

From Brennan

Man gone to soon fly high bruh you'll be missed

From Dan Sugerman

Heartfelt sympathy from the Sugerman family to the entire Smith family. So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

From Jean Bjork Koleshis

I am so sorry for your loss. Donna and the rest of her family are in my prayers

From Amber (BOUNCY_TIGGER)

Bro.Rebel Ryder You will never be forgotten,Keep Rockin the Tunes in Heaven Love always your lil sis

From Emerald

Sure gonna miss that 'voice'... Be at peace now hun

Elektra1301w from Ellie

Miss you so much Eddie, you were a very good friend and you did everything for everybody. I will never forget you and the time we spent last september. My prayers to family and friends.

From Sherri Sakurada

I knew Eddie through the radio station he worked at. He was such a kind and thoughtful person and will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers to his family.

RENO NOTARESCHI

POLAND – There will a funeral service at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Basilica, 343 Via Mt. Carmel in Youngstown, with the Very Rev. Michael J. Cariglio Jr. celebrating the Mass for Reno Notareschi, 52, who passed away on Tuesday, April 19, surrounded by his loving family.

Reno was born Oct. 11, 1963, in Youngstown, the son of Michael and Maria (Giannetti) Notareschi.

He was a graduate of Poland Seminary High School. Reno worked for Giant Eagle for 26 years in the printing department and also as a crew member for Aqua Ohio for five years. Reno was a member of the Holy Family Church. He was very much a family man and was a great listener, always sharing his words of wisdom with others. Reno loved historic cars and driving his G.T.O. He also enjoyed working outdoors, cutting grass and gardening.

Reno will always be remembered lovingly by his wife, the former Renee Noday, whom he married on May 25, 1991; his parents of Poland; daughter Dina Notareschi of Poland; brother Michael Notareschi of Canfield; three brothers-in-law, Wayne (Janet) Noday, Mark Noday, and Ken (Jacque) Noday; sister-in-law Debbie (Mike) Shurilla; and many loving nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 22, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

The family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Briarfield Manor for the kind and compassionate care shown to Reno.

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

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From Linda Shipsky

My deepest sympathy Renee and Dina. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

From Greg Davern

Very Sorry for the Loss of Reno.

From Debbie Donatelli

My deepest sympathy

From Gene, Tim, Rick and Dan and thier Families

Our Thoughts and Prayers are with your Whole Family.

JANELLE WALEGA

BOARDMAN - There will be funeral services at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home in Boardman followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Stanislaus Church, 430 Williamson Ave. in Youngstown, with the Rev. Edward Neroda celebrating the Mass for Janelle Walega, 90, who passed away peacefully on Monday, April 18, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.

Janelle was born Jan. 31, 1926, in Ramey, Pa., the daughter of Steve and Anna (Bobby) Gresh.

Janelle was employed at Republic Steel, The Griddle and J and J Gardens. She was a member of St. Stanislaus Church and loved gardening, canning, and water aerobics.

Her husband, Floyd J. Walega, whom she married Sept. 27, 1947, passed away Nov. 22, 1999.

Janelle will always be remembered lovingly by her three children, Cathy Martin of New Middletown, Floyd (Nancy) Walega of Boardman and Judy (George) Hamrock of Poland; four grandchildren, Stacie and Melissa Martin, Heather (John) Judin, and Chief Petty Officer Scott Clark (Mary), stationed in Guam with the U.S. Navy; four great-grandchildren, Eli and Zac Judin, and Dakota and Tanner Clark; and brother Art Gresh.

Besides her parents and husband, Janelle was preceded in death by brother David Gresh; and sister Velma Jane Gresh.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 22, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

The family would like to extend heartfelt gratitude to the Select Specialty Unit at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center for the kind and compassionate care shown to Janelle.

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

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From Helaine Miglets Yash

I'm so sorry. I will always remember Floyd and Janelle, very kind people. God bless

JOSEPH A. SABELLI

CANFIELD - Joseph A. Sabelli, 68, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2016.

Joseph was born Sept. 21, 1947, in Youngstown, the son of Louis and Amy (DiCastris) Sabelli.

Joseph courageously served his country in the U.S. Army, during the Vietnam era, as a medic. He worked in sales and retired from Roth Brothers. Joseph was a member of St. Dominic Church and enjoyed cooking, going on walks, and jitterbug dancing, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, whom he loved and admired.

Joseph will always be remembered lovingly by his three children, Michael, Leah (Michael Mullins) and Loryn Sabelli; four grandchildren, Jacob and Miles Sabelli, and Neve and Averie Mullins; two sisters, Donna (Larry) Bailey, and Joann (Greg) Sabelli-Bray; and his longtime companion, Fran Poulos.

Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, at the Rossi Brothers & Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at St. Dominic Church, 77 Lucius Ave. in Youngstown.

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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From Deb Deveney

Donna, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family