A lifetime resident of Portage County, he was the former owner of Parkview Restaurant in Deerfield and Skylark Restaurant in Canfield.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline; three sisters; and three brothers.
Calling hours will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday atSharer-Stirling-Skivolocke Funeral Home in Alliance. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Alliance.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 427 E. Broadway St., Alliance, 44601.