CHAMPION — Emil John “Sonny” Rossi Jr., 75, of Champion, handed away Monday, Might 24, 2021, surrounded by his loving household.
He was born Jan. 2, 1946, in Uniontown, Pa., the son of the late Emil Rossi Sr. and the late Helen Kissel Rossi.
Emil retired from Denman Tire Company. He was a member of the Sons of Italy, Moose Membership, Naus Membership and helped run the Eagles Membership in Warren. He beloved enjoying bocce, darts, listening to oldies, taking journeys to Pennsylvania and attending his grandchildren’s sporting occasions. Sonny loved watching sports activities on TV and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Sonny loved enjoying sports activities in his youthful years and was additionally a coach of his daughter Angela’s soccer and softball groups.
He was the spine of the household and was very devoted to his daughters and grandchildren. Sonny can be deeply missed by all who knew him.
He’s survived by his daughters, Angela (Scott) Martin of Warren, with whom he made his residence, and Rochelle (Rudy) Stevenson of Parker, Colo.; sister, Angeline (Homer) Wiland of Cortland; brother, Andrew (Diane) Rossi of New Brough, Pa.; grandchildren, Anthony, Marcus, Kaylie, Bryson, Natalia and Nicholas; and great-granddaughter, Amelia.
Along with his mother and father, he was preceded in dying by his sister, Roseann Cipcic.
A memorial service can be held 1 p.m. Thursday, June 3, 2021, on the Carl W. Corridor Funeral Dwelling, the place Pastor Jim Dittmar will officiate.
The household will obtain associates one hour previous to the service on Thursday on the funeral residence.
Preparations have been entrusted to the Carl W. Corridor Funeral Dwelling.