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William Neff

December 3, 1948 ~ May 18, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

William Neff Obituary

William Neff, 74, of Girard, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 18, 2023 at Hospice House in Poland. William was born December 3, 1948, in Youngstown, OH, a son to William and Armida (Crivelli) Neff.

He received his Bachelor's Degree at Youngstown State University and furthered his education at Westminster College receiving his Master's Degree.  

William had worked in the Youngstown City District for over 30 years as a high school math teacher.

He was a parishioner at St. Rose Church in Girard.

In his spare time William enjoyed going on fishing trips to Canada with family, sudoku puzzles, and most of all spending time traveling to see his grandchildren.

William leaves to cherish his memory his children, William (Jenny) Neff of Channahon, IL, Alycia (Richard) Greene of Girard, and Erik Neff of Girard; brother, Charles (Mary) Neff of Birmingham, MI; and grandchildren, Billy, Kameron, Lauryn, and Karlie. He also leaves a niece and nephews.

Along with his parents William is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann (Sirnik) Neff, who he married June 10, 1972 and lived happily until her passing on January 11, 2022. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 26th, 11:00 AM at St. Rose Church in Girard. The family will receive relatives and friends on Thursday, May 25th, 5-7 PM at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard. 

William will be laid to rest at Girard City Cemetery next to his wife. 

The family asks that donations be made in memory of William to the Antonine Sisters Adult  Daycare at 2675 N Lipkey Rd, North Jackson, Ohio 44451. 


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Calling Hours
May 25, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Blackstone Funeral Home
672 Churchill Rd.
Girard, Ohio 44420

Mass of Christian Burial
May 26, 2023

11:00 AM
St. Rose Church
48 Main Street
Girard, Ohio 44420


Antonine Sisters Adult  Daycare
2675 N Lipkey Rd, North Jackson OH 44451


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