William Medwick 1940-2020
WARREN — William Medwick, 79, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at University Hospital in Cleveland, following complications from heart surgery.
He was born Aug. 20, 1940, to Andrew and Virginia Medwick. He married Donna Barbe on June 6, 1989; and they shared over 30 years of marriage.
Bill proudly enlisted in the U.S. Army and later the Air Force with an honorable discharge from both branches.
Bill was employed at Thomas Steel for 33 years until his retirement in 2001. He was an avid Cleveland Browns fan. He was a member of the American Legion Post 540 and he loved family get-togethers.
He is survived by his wife, Donna; daughter, Tracie (Chuck) Bradley; two grandchildren, Keith Pauley and Kaitlyn Pauley; and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving are stepdaughter, Kim Pemberton; and stepsons, Ed Pemberton, Dwayne Barbe (Terri) and Rob Barbe (Joanie); three step-grandchildren, Calynn Barbe, Brent Barbe, Brad Barbe and Brandon Barbe (Shelbie); and one step-great-grandson, three week-old Beckham Barbe, whom Bill was waiting to meet. Sadly missing him are also his sisters, Debbie Clifton, Karen Sentner (Sam), Dorothy Markovich (Steve) and Georgia Benninger; and his best friend, Tony Milkon.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Pat Turner; and his stepdaughter, Lori Bayus.
Per Bill’s wishes, cremation has taken place and military graveside services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones.
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