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Michael B. Giovannone 1958-2021

LORDSTOWN — Michael B. Giovannone, 63, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 4:10 a.m. at Hospice House in Poland with his loving family and friends at his side.

Mike was born Saturday, Jan. 7, 1958, in Warren, the son of the late Benjamin and Hazel Gregory Giovannone, and was a lifelong area resident.

He was a graduate of Lordstown High School and attended Pittsburgh Rosedale College with training in transmission building and repair.

A veteran of the Army, Mike entered active service in 1982 at Fort Polk, La., where he was a tank mechanic. He received an honorable discharge in 1985 with the rank of private 1st class.

Mike was employed with General Motors for the last 26 years.

He loved to ride his Harley Davidson, enjoyed fishing and hunting, and loved to be on his tractor doing farm work. Most importantly, Mike enjoyed being with and spending time with his family and friends.

Mike is survived by his wife of 28 years, the former Teresa Angelo, whom he married April 3, 1993; three sisters, Carolyn Griffin of Lordstown, Brenda Estlack of Wilmington, N.C., and Diane (Terry) Heeter of Vienna; and three nephews, Chris Giovannone and Tyler and Travis Heeter.

Besides his parents, Mike was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph Giovannone; and a sister, Sharon Furbee.

Family will receive friends Sunday, June 20, 2021, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, where a funeral service will immediately follow at 6 p.m. with Mike’s cousin, the Rev. Ronald Giovannone, officiating.

Burial will take place in Lordstown Village Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions take the form of donations in Mike’s name to Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Road, Poland, OH 44514.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneral home.com.

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