Pat F. Agresta
HOWLAND – Pat F. Agresta, 76, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in the emergency room of Trumbull Memorial Hospital.
He was born July 22, 1938, in Struthers, the son of Antonio and Frances Agresta.
Pat was a 1956 graduate of Struthers High School. He received a bachelor’s degree from Youngstown State University and a master’s degree from Westminster College in administration.
Pat began his teaching career as a teacher in the Maplewood School District and later became its superintendent. He also served at Southington High School principal, Trumbull County Education Service Center supervisor and as interim superintendent at various Trumbull County Schools. He retired after 35 years.
Pat was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church. He was also a member of the Trumbull County Superintendent Association. He was an active member in the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity.
He was active in the Howland Athletic Club and Howland Tiger Boosters, managing Little League baseball. He was a trustee and active supporter of the Children’s Rehabilitation Center for many years. Pat was a fan of the Howland athletic teams, the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians and the Ohio State Buckeyes.
He was a former Howland Rotarian and a friend of the Howland Library.
Pat served in the U.S. Air Force and Army Reserves.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine “Cathy” Agresta, whom he married April 20, 1963; a daughter, Frances “Franki” (Scott) Sibberson of Dublin, Ohio; a son, Anthony “A.J.” (Susan) Agresta of South Euclid; two grandchildren, Alexa and Ana Sibberson; and a brother, Joseph (Vi) Agresta of Struthers.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel in Warren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Blessed Sacrament Church, with the Rev. Thomas J. McKarthy officiating.
Burial will be in Howland Township Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Pat’s name to the Children’s Rehabilitation Center, 885 Howland Wilson Road N.E., Warren, OH 44484.
To view this obituary, sign the guest book and send condolences to the Agresta family, Family and friends may visit peterrossiandsonfh.com.