LORDSTOWN – John A. Losch, 73, passed away unexpectedly at 5:49 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, while fishing at Harry Meshel Park at Lake Milton.
John was born in Warren, Ohio on April 5, 1944, the only child of Adolph J. and Anna M. (Casey) Losch Jr., and had lived in Trumbull County his entire life.
John was a 1962 graduate of Girard High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Youngstown College.
He retired from the Niles school system, following 30 years of service.
He was a junior high teacher at both Washington and Edison Junior High Schools. John coached high school and junior high football and in 1973, the Washington Junior High football team was unscored upon and held a school seven and zero record.
In retirement, John enjoyed fishing at Lake Milton, using his Rand McNally Atlas to map out many road trips to Canada and other parts of the country.
John is survived by three daughters, Kimberly (Kristopher) King of Austintown, OH, Colleen (Darrin) Mitchell of North Canton, OH and Maureen Losch of Cuyahoga Falls; granddaughter Kelsey King and grandson Kristopher King, both of Austintown;
Family and friends may call at the Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home in Niles on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, from 10 a.m. until the noon. Christian Burial service will be held at the funeral home.
A private burial will be at Niles City Cemetery.
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