CHAMPION, Ohio – Albert R. “Al” Bonini, Sr., 81, of Champion, Ohio, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.
He was born May 7, 1936 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Joseph and Mary Bonini.
He came to Warren in 1944 and retired from Copperweld Steel Corporation as a crane operator after 35 years. Albert was a classic car enthusiastic.
He is survived by his children, Tim (Sherri) Bonini of Orlando, Florida, Jennifer Tustin of Champion and Monica (David) Foor of Champion; 16 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a brother, Joseph (Jackie) Bonini of San Jose, California; a sister, Margaret Filler of Sandusky and best friend, Patty Dean of Champion.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Doris Bonini; two sons, Albert, Jr., Gary Bonini and a brother, John Bonini.
Family and friends may pay their respects on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Rd. NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.
A service will be Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Albert’s name to the Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities, 45 North Rd., Niles, Ohio 44446.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Bonini family.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, July 25 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.