GIRARD - Louis A. Gori Sr., 74, passed away Thursday afternoon, May 15, 2014.
Lou was born in Youngstown to Raymond and Lucy Carozza Gori on Aug. 6, 1939.
He was a member of the Teamsters Local 377, and a 1957 graduate of The Rayen School, where he played football all four years.
He was an All-City and All-State defensive tackle, and an avid golfer at Avalon and Squaw Creek country clubs.
In 1994, Lou retired as a sales representative for Superior Beverage.
He leaves his daughters, Nancy (Paul) Soots and Dina (Dan) Harkabus; his son, Louis A. Gori Jr.; brother, Raymond Gori; and grandsons, Michael and Eric Soots.
A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at Schiavone Funeral Home. Family and friends will gather from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Lou's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Please visit www.schiavonefh.com to share condolences.