Henry Innocenzi, age 87, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at home, surrounded by his family. He was born on July 31, 1933, in New Castle, Pennsylvania, a son of Stefania (Klish) and Carl Albert Innocenzi. Henry was a 1951 graduate of Kinsman High School and attended Youngstown University. He served in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany. Henry married Josephine Notareschi on April 25, 1959. He worked for the former Target Stamped Products of Kinsman, for forty-two years, retiring in 1997. A gentleman farmer, Henry, with his son Albert, grew pumpkins, Indian Corn, gourds, sweet corn, and garlic to sell in the fall. Henry served on the Kinsman cemetery board for over twelve years.
He was a founding member of the St. Patrick Catholic Church of Kinsman, and the Knights of Columbus. Henry was also a member of the Harry Lees American Legion Post No. 506 of Kinsman, carrying the American flag each Memorial Day for over fifty years. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, a Badger Brave sports fan, and enjoyed attending sporting events and programs of his grandchildren. Henry enjoyed golfing and bowling, gardening, working outside, and taking pride in a job well done.
Henry is preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Lillian Ondo, and a brother, Gino Innocenzi. Survivors include his wife of sixty-two years, Josephine Innocenzi of Kinsman, Ohio; two sons, C. Albert (Julie) Innocenzi of Cortland, Ohio, Frank D. (Maureen) Innocenzi of Solon, Ohio; two daughters, Linda C. (Daniel) Mash of New Franklin, Ohio, and Marlene A. (Gary) Roser of Alexandria, Ohio; a brother, Pat (Elaine) Innocenzi of Campbell, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, Andy, Rachael, Brenna, Laura, Kate, Steven, Anthony, Jason, Christine, Vincent, and Sara.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 11:00 AM at St Patrick Catholic Church, 6397 State Route 87, Kinsman, Ohio, with Father Michael A. Mikstay, CAPT, CHC, USN Ret. officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Kinsman Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Tuesday, May 25th from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 8569 Main St. Kinsman, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Harry Lees American Legion, PO Box 288, Kinsman, OH 44428 or St. Patrick Church PO Box 669, Andover, OH 44003. Share a fond memory or condolence at www.Baumgardnerfuneralhome.com
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