WOOSTER – Edward Robert MASSARO, 83, of Wooster, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Wooster Community Hospital. He was born October 13, 1929 in Wooster, the son of Joseph and Carmella Moretti Massaro. He married Mary Rita Smithhisler on February 4, 1956. She survives. He worked at the Daily Record as a type setter for 41 years retiring in 1994. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, the Lamplighters and the Knights of Columbus. He served his country with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Ed enjoyed life spending his time with his wife, children, grandchildren, relatives and friends at The Land. Surviving in addition to his wife are his children, Edward Robert Massaro Jr. of Massillon and his former wife, Eva Massaro of Creston, Paul Michael (Daphne) Massaro of Seville, Angela Nicole (Frank) Casamento of Chicago and Nicholas Luke Massaro of San Francisco; grandchildren; Lauren & Maison Massaro, Luke & Joseph Massaro and Durante, Gianna & Sophia Casamento; brother, Carl Kike (Marian) Massaro and a sister, Nancy Paull both of Wooster and his loving family caregiver, Teresa Jaquet of Massillon. Edward was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Andrew Dindy, Joseph Scotchy and Albert Massaro, sisters, Mary Wilson and Carmella Grosjean. Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Sunday, February 17, 2013 from 6-8:00 p.m.
Hospice & Palliative Care of Greater Wayne Co., Wooster, or 44691 or to St. Mary Catholic Church, PO Box 109, Wooster, OH 44691
Mass of Christian Burial Monday, February 18, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church
Sunday, February 17, 2013 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home