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Harold E. Booth Jr. 1946-2021

GIRARD — Harold E. Booth Jr., 74, formerly of Warren, passed away Saturday evening, May 1, 2021, at his home in Girard.

Harold was born on Dec. 2, 1946, in Warren, the son of Harold E. Sr. and Vera Newcomer Booth.

Harold was a 1965 graduate of John F. Kennedy High School and earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Dayton in mechanical engineering in 1969.

Harold worked for Air Power of Ohio and Knox Air. In 2011, Harold enjoyed a well-deserved retirement from Total Equipment Company in Mckeesport, Pa.

Harold enjoyed working on cars in his garage and helping his good friend, Paul Benedict, install garage doors.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Susan Booth; children, Edward Booth of Warren, Michelle Schuster of Niles, Kathleen Kellar of Braceville, Steven Booth of Munroe Falls, Suzanne Booth of Williard and John Booth of Akron; eight grandchildren, Abbey, Logan, Larry, Lily, Amelia, Nicholas, Kaden and Andrew; and brother, Robert (Barb) Booth of Champion.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Lynda Swartz.

Family and friends may visit and pay tribute to Harold from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2021, at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, presided by the Rev. Christopher Cicero.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements were entrusted to the professional care of the Peter Rossi Memorial Chapel, Warren.

Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the family.

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