Grandfather of nine

Iosif Teodosiu, 62, of Cuyahoga Falls, died on Oct. 24, 2012.

Mr. Teodosiu was born on March 1, 1950, in Simulesti, Romania to the late Petru and Varvoara Teodosiu. He retired from Esterle Mold and Machine after 25 years service and was a member of the Romanian Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his brother Sabin. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Lidia; children Lea (Florin) Florian, Ovidiu (Debora) Teodosiu and Delia (Lucian) Haidautu; nine grandchildren; siblings Lidia (Vasile) Nicoara, Beniamin (Lydia) Teodosiu, Ion (Ligia) Teodosiu, David (Dana) Teodosiu, Maria (Ruben) Vultur and Vasile Teodosiu and sister-in-law Nina Teodosiu.

A funeral service took place at Schermesser Funeral Home in Akron with Pastor Viorel Clintoc officiating. Interment was at East Liberty Cemetery.