John W. Berlin 1944-2021

HUBBARD — John W. Berlin, known as “Jack,” 76, passed away peacefully in his sleep, Friday, Jan. 15, 2021.

John was born June 1, 1944, in Youngstown, a son of Alton R. and Mildred Konnert Berlin.

He was a 1963 graduate of Hubbard High School.

Jack was a line worker and later a benefits representative for General Motors Lordstown for 33 years, retiring in 2003, and a member of UAW Local 1112.

He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Hubbard. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, golfing, cooking and gardening.

Jack will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his family: his wife, the former Susan E. Ware, whom he married on Sept. 17, 1966; his children, Carolyn S. Berlin of Youngstown and Michelle A. Berlin of Fenton, Mich.; and his grandson, Dylan B. McGaffey.

He also leaves his brother, Gary Berlin; brother-in-law, Robert Thompson Sr., both of Hubbard; and several beloved nieces and nephews.

Beside his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Spencer J. Farkas; his brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Suzanne Berlin; and his sister, Shirley Thompson.

There were private services held Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home.

A celebration of life will be held in June for family and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made on behalf of the Berlin Family to American Foundation For Suicide Prevention, 199 Water St., 11th Floor New York, NY 10038.

Due to the current health situation family and friends are encouraged to visit the funeral home’s website at www.stewart-kyle.com to share memories and condolences.

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