Tribute: Albert Farkas

Albert Farkas died Saturday, October 15

Albert Farkas, New Middletown, Ohio – obit

NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – Services celebrating the life of Albert Farkas will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2016, at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Canfield Chapel.

Al was born July 12, 1926, in North Jackson, the son of Peter and Elizabeth Nagy Farkas.

Al worked over 40 years for East Ohio Gas company retiring in 1986.

He enjoyed working in his yard, fishing and doing woodworking.

He will be sadly missed by his children, Daniel (Jane) Farkas of Columbiana, Bruce Farkas of Prescott, Arizona, Larry (Jennice) Farkas of Stevens Point, Wisconsin and Lori Farkas (Joseph Balmenti) of Columbiana. He also leaves his grandchildren, Michael Farkas, Brian Farkas, Emily Farkas Wyman, Karli Balmenti and great-grandchildren, Dalton and Katelyn Farkas.

Al was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores McJunkin Farkas, whom he married June 22, 1946 and who died April 23, 2008; brothers, Steve and William and sisters, Betty Gyomber and Helen Delpine.

Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until time of services on Saturday morning, October 15, 2016, at the funeral home.

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A television tribute will air Monday, October 17 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.