COLUMBIANA Thomas M. Whitfield Jr., 56, of Columbiana, died early Tuesday morning at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Born on April 27, 1958, in Youngstown, he was the son of Thomas M. and Shirley (Schneider) Whitfield Sr.
Mr. Whitfield, a 1976 graduate of South Range High School, was employed by Columbiana Foundry for 34 years. He was a member of Good Hope Lutheran Church in North Lima.
Survivors include his wife, the former Martha Haschak; his father, Thomas and stepmother Marlyn of New Springfield; two sons, Michael Thomas and Christopher Andrew, both of Columbiana; two sisters, Sheryl Lydas of New Springfield and Kimberly Chance and her husband John of Cool Springs, Minn.; a brother, Kevin Whitfield of Struthers; and numerous stepbrothers and stepsisters.
He was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Kenneth Horger.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home, 154 S. Elm St., Columbiana, with Pastor Ralph Edwards officiating.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
The family requests that material contributions may be made to the funeral home to help with final expenses.
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