Allen E. Bansberg 1949-2018

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP — Allen E. Bansberg, 69, of Liberty Township, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.

Allen was born Feb. 26, 1949, in Youngstown, the son of Edward and Irma “Mim” Juslin Bansberg.

Allen retired in 2005 from RMI, in Niles, as a press operator.

He was a member of the Mosquito Bowman’s Club and the Steel Workers Union. Allen enjoyed cooking, making custom knives and was an avid Cleveland Browns fan.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Joanna K. Peachock Bansberg, whom he married July 24, 1976; his children, Jeffrey (Jennifer) Bansberg of Liberty Township, Craig (Patti) Bansberg of McDonald, Alanna (Frank) Varner of Girard and Christina (Kristopher) Moss of Liberty Township; a brother, Larry (Peggy) Bansberg of Salem; and seven grandchildren.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Gregory Bansberg.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Blackstone Funeral Home, in Girard.

The family will receive relatives and friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at the funeral home.

Allen will be laid to rest at Tod Homestead Cemetery.

Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send any expressions of sympathy to the family.

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