Isaac E. Sheward

December 2, 1930 ~ February 18, 2021 (age 90)


Isaac E. Sheward Jr., 90, of Austintown, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021 in the comfort of his home. Isaac was born December 2, 1930 in Youngstown, Ohio a son of the late Isaac E. and Margaret (Suiter) Sheward Sr. He proudly served his country in the U.S Army during the Korean Conflict. He had worked for 38 years at RTI (RMI) as a furnace operator and retired in 1991. Isaac enjoyed racing and was a member of the Super Charged Warriors Club. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 66 years, Irene (Luc) Sheward, who he married June 19, 1954, his 5 children Elaine (Emil) Lilak of Brookfield, Joanne Kagle of California, Russell Sheward of Vienna, Helen (Joe) Velk of North Carolina, and Louis (Sally) Sheward of Hawaii,  his sister, Marie Bistrica of Youngstown, along with 7 grandchildren, and 2 great grandchildren. Besides his parents Isaac is preceded in death by his sisters, Gladys Gobely, Betty Kothe, Dorothy Fissel, and Ruth Bowen, and brother, Lewis Sheward. Per Isaac’s wishes there will be no services. Visit to view this obituary and to send any expressions of sympathy or fond memories you may have of Isaac to his family.  

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