Tom Hasija 1941-2017

CHAMPION — Tom Hasija, 76, passed away Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, of congestive heart failure .

He was born June 28, 1941, in Croatia, the son of the late Fabian and Magdalena Pintac Hasija.

Tom came to Warren in 1968, and retired from Delphi as a cutter in plant 14 after 30 years. He enjoyed building and repairing antique radios, traveling with his companion, Gloria Yokley of Warren, gardening, farming and making wine and kielbasa.

He is survived by his two children, John (Jenny) Hasija of Saline, Mich., and Catherine (Billy) Fulcher of Niles; five grandchildren, Tyler, Keturah, Teresa, Tanner and Tiffany; one great-grandson, William; a brother, Matt (Nada) Hasija of Youngstown; a sister, Helen of Croatia; and two nephews, Miro and Mario and their families of Croatia.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Evelyn Hasija, whom he married Dec. 28, 1968, and who passed away Feb. 19, 2000; three brothers, Zvonimir “Bill”, Ivan and Joseph Hasija; and a sister, Slava.

A private family service was held Wednesday at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.

Burial was in All Souls Cemetery in Bazetta.

Family and friends may visit to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Hasija family.

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