Tony (D. J.) Sasala
Aurora - Tony (D. J.) Sasala, age 89, resident of Aurora Ohio for over 63 years, Passed away Saturday Sept. 26, 2020 at home.
Beloved husband of Marjorie (nee Ward) for 63 years, dear father of Wendy Meister of Cleveland, Tracy (James) Mullee of Hiram, Kerry (Tim-deceased) Palek of Aurora and Tony (Kristine) Sasala of Aurora, loving grandfather of Jason Meister, Kelly Brawn, Jacob Mullee, Julie Mullee, Kayla Sasala and Samantha Sasala and great grandfather of Skyler Mullee and Maddie Kandah, brother of Dale of Aurora and the late Robert and Richard Sasala. Tony served in the Army during the Korean War and Honorably Discharged at the rank of Sergeant. He was the youngest elected constable in the State of Ohio for Twinsburg Township in 1955 and joined the Twinsburg Police Department in 1956, Twinsburg Policeman Badge #10 and retired after 25 years. He was also the proud owner of S & E Electric of Twinsburg for over 50 years performing electrical work for many local business. The first project being the rebuilding of the Aurora Inn after the devastating fire in 1963 and then all the electrical work at Sea World of Ohio from the ground breaking until the Shamu Stadium in 1980. Tony and Marge enjoyed many years traveling the country in their treasured Vantare motor coach and spending winters in Florida and always making time for family. In lieu of flowers the family wishes contributions to charity of your choice. Friends will be received Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020 from 4-7 PM at Johnson-Romito Funeral Home 99 W. Aurora Road (Rt. 82, 1 Mile West of Rt. 8) Northfield Center, Ohio. Private family services to be held with entombment at Crown Hill Memorial Park. See additional obit information at www.johnsonromito.com.
Posted online on September 30, 2020