JOHN A. FABRIZIO
John A. Fabrizio, age 95 and a life resident of Lorain, passed away Monday,
February 18, 2019 at Mill Manor, Vermilion, after a brief illness.
John was born November 5, 1923 in Lorain, to the late Felix and Tulia (nee
Miraldi) Fabrizio. He was a member of the Class of 1942 of Lorain High
School. During World War II, John served in the United States Army. When
he returned from his war service, John attended Bowling Green State
University and graduated in the top ten percent of his class with a Bachelor
of Business Administration. John was employed as a senior buyer at Fisher
Guide, General Motors, Elyria, retiring in 1985. He enjoyed swimming,
traveling, and football games.
He was a member of Lorain Lighthouse United Methodist Church and the Italian
American Veterans Post 1, Lorain.
Survivors include his wife of 70 years Ernestine M. (nee Pruzek), sons Brad
J. Fabrizio of Lorain and Brian Fabrizio of Georgia, four grandchildren,
sister Mary Buchanan of Vermilion, and brother Raymond (Ellen) Fabrizio of
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his sister
All services are private.
Arrangements entrusted to the Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, Lorain.