Carmen Tanferno, 52

STRUTHERS – Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 12, 2009, at 9:15 a.m. at the Kirila Funeral Home Inc. and at 10 a.m. at St Patrick Church in Youngstown for Carmen Tanferno, 52, who died Friday, June 5, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
He was born July 5, 1956, in Youngstown, a son of the Carmen R. Tanferno and Elizabeth M. DeCappio Tanferno.
He worked for Youngstown Sheet and Tube and Astro Shapes.
Surviving are daughter, Laila Tanferno of Orlando, Fla.; son, Carmen Tanferno of Poland; his mother of Struthers; a brother, Thomas (Yvonne) Akers of Panama City, Fla.; a sister, Theresa Tanferno of Struthers; a nephew, Thomas (Kristine) Akers of Youngstown; one great-nephew; and one great-niece.
He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, James Akers.
Friends will be received Thursday, June 11, 2009, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kirila Funeral Home Inc., 258 Poland Ave. in Struthers. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery.
The family would like to thank Dr. Tofil, St. Elizabeth Hospital PIC Medical Intensive & Wound Care, Boardman Medical Supply, Dr. Doe Kidney Group, Angel Carriers, Fresenius Boardman Dialysis, Rite Aid Pharmacy in Struthers and Carmen’s good friend, John Bishop, along with many other friends and family for their care, prayers and support.
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