BRACEVILLE - John J. Chillog Sr., 95, passed away peacefully into eternal rest at 1:20 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014, at Signature Health Care in Warren, with his family by his side.
He was born June 16, 1918, in Lorain, the son of the late Joseph and Marcella Nagy Chillog.
John married the love of his life, Lois Victoria Lauthers, on March 10, 1945, and they enjoyed 50 years of marriage together before she passed away on June 20, 1995. John had lived in Braceville with his son, John, for a few years, and formerly lived in Lake Milton for 51 years.
He was a farmer and also worked for Copperweld Steel in Warren for 35 years before retiring in July of 1980.
John enjoyed farming, gardening and baseball - especially the Cleveland Indians.
Memories of John will be carried on by his loving family, his sons, John E. (Wanda) Chillog of Braceville, Michael E. Chillog of Youngstown and Terry A. (Mary) Chillog of Warren; his daughters, Carolyn (Phillip) Gorman of Youngstown, Susan Henderson of Columbus, Mary (Phillip) Leyman of Youngstown and Rose (Tim) Hamilton of Houston; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
John was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Lois.
Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Monday at James Funeral Home, where the funeral service will immediately follow at 2 p.m. John will be laid to rest next to his wife, Lois, in Eckis Cemetery at Lake Milton.
The family offers a special thank you to the members and staff at Signature Health Care Center for the great care given to their father, John.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, OH 44444, 330-872-5440. Family and friends may view this obituary online or to send
condolences, visit www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.