ALLIANCE - Vincent F. Cibella, 64, died at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
He was born Feb. 21, 1948, in Warren, the son of Charles S. and Caroline D. Miccio Cibella.
He graduated from Howland High School, attended Kent State University and worked as a carpenter and restaurant owner.
Vincent was a member of the Middle Sandy Presbyterian Church. He was active with missionary work, donating his knowledge of construction on various trips. He also donated his time and talents at soup kitchens and taught construction as a job skill to people in drug and alcohol rehabilitation. A former Boy Scout, Vincent enjoyed painting, cooking and working puzzles.
Survivors include his sons, David (Nicolle) Hendrick of Mineral Ridge and Antonio (Bridget) Cibella of Sagamore Hills; sisters, Catherine Cibella of Alliance and Mary L. (David A.) Cibella of Cleveland; and his former wife and longtime friend, Neita Cibella of Virginia.
Vincent was preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Middle Sandy Presbyterian Church with Pastor Tom Sawyer officiating. Friends may call 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Mount Union Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Kent State University Foundation at KSU Deans Office, 408 White Hall, Kent, OH 44242, for the Charles S. and Caroline D. Cibella Education Scholarship.
Arrangements are by Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home, 75 S. Union Ave., Alliance, OH 44601. Friends may register online at www.ctcfuneral.com.