Charles J. Scheetz II 1949-2013

NILES – Charles J. Scheetz II, 64, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, at his residence.

He was born June 6, 1949, in Warren, the son of Charles and E. Jean Stephens Scheetz.

Chuck was a 1967 graduate of Niles McKinley High School and was employed for 39 years at General Motors in Lordstown, retiring in 2006.

He was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church in Niles and UAW Retirees, was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and enjoyed riding street rods, hanging out with his friends and attending car shows and family picnics.

He will be deeply missed by a daughter, Shannon Grossman of Cortland; a sister, Regina (Donald) Vaughn of Niles; three grandchildren, Ashley, Justin and Jacob Grossman; his nephew, Shawn (Jennifer) Crank; his niece, Heidi Berry, and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Joseph Rossi & Sons Funeral Home in Niles, where there will be funeral services at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Thomas Kraszewski officiating.

Burial will be in Pineview Cemetery.

Material contributions can be made to St. Stephen Catholic School, 46 S. Chestnut Ave., Niles, OH 44446.

Family and friends can view this obituary, sign the guest book, and send email condolences at

Arrangements are being handled by the Joseph Rossi & Sons Funeral Home in Niles.

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