Joseph ‘Joe’ Flasco

CLEVELAND — Joseph “Joe” C. Flasco, 46, of Leetonia, passed away Saturday afternoon, March 10, 2018 at University Hospital in Cleveland surrounded by his family.

Joe was born on November 14, 1971 in Cleveland, a son of Joseph and Betty (Smith) Flasco. A Lisbon High School graduate, he married the former Susan “Sue” Olsen on August 9, 1997. Joe enjoyed working with his hands and spent many years in the construction industry. He was a very talented finish carpenter. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a sports enthusiast who especially liked to watch his sons play baseball, football and basketball. Joe was a member of Whitetails Unlimited. An avid gardener, he liked four wheeling and raising his children.

Joe leaves to cherish his precious memory his wife Sue, his mother Betty and step-father Ralph Urmson, his father Joe Flasco, children Kristen (Joe) Kantounatakis of Akron, Christopher (Saara) Olsen of Vantaa, Finland, and Joey and Isaac Flasco of Leetonia, and siblings Michelle (Brian) Goret of Mason, OH, Terri (Joe) Martin of Westlake, OH, Nancy Trevena of Boardman, Brian (Melissa) Urmson and Jaime Urmson, all of Columbiana, and Ashley (Sean) Turpin of Edmond, OK, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 15 at 11:00 a.m. at Lake Mount Church of Christ, 6290 OH-7, Rogers, with Ministers Jason Cole and Tim Postal officiating.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 14 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home, 154 S. Elm Street, Columbiana as well as one hour prior to the service, at 10:00 a.m. on March 15 at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations may be made in Joe’s memory to Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Road, Youngstown, OH 44514.

The family has entrusted Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana, Ohio with the arrangements for their loved one.

Family and friends are invited to visit to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.