NILES - John "Eddie" Golloway Sr., 65, of Niles, passed away at 8:35 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, in Trumbull Memorial Hospital .
Eddie was born Dec. 18, 1946, in Warren, a son of Raymond and Rebecca Deary Golloway.
A lifetime Niles resident, he attended the Niles City School system, in the Class of 1965.
A retiree from the Niles City Light Department in 2002, he was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved to golf, and enjoyed playing adult men's softball for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Raymond; and a sister, Sally Lehman.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Martini Golloway, whom he married May 11, 1968; his son John E. Jr. (Yuri) of Panama City, Fla.; and his niece, Becky (Todd) Thomas, and their children, Nicholas, Danielle and Kassidy.
Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Robert P. McDermott Memorial Home, where friends may call for an hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that material tributes take the form of contributions to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512 .