Samuel A. Getz Sr. 1932-2012

CANFIELD – Samuel A. Getz Sr., 80, died Thursday evening, Jan. 3, 2013.

Samuel was born Aug. 10, 1932, in Youngstown, the son of Samuel F. and Margaret Pellin Getz.

Samuel was employed as a welder at McDonald Welding, and was a member of Highway Tabernacle Church.

Survivors include his wife, Bernice Kessler; a son, Samuel Getz Jr. of Austintown; a daughter, Deborah of Hartwell, Ga.; two sisters, Helen Steele of Girard and Kay Norton of Tampa, Fla; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Margaret Sourgoine and Katherine Rhodes.

Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, Boardman, where funeral services will held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.