FOWLER – Larry L. Ifft, 71, formerly of Hubbard, passed away Thursday afternoon, January 20, 2022, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital with his family by his side.
Larry was born January 29, 1950, in Youngstown, a son of the late Lester and Martha Louise Davis Ifft. He attended Hubbard High School, and worked at Republic Steel from 1970 to 1982. He also worked as a painter.
Larry worked in auto racing in North Carolina, and when he returned to the area he worked as a car salesman at various dealerships.
He proudly served in the United States Army. Larry was an avid golfer and loved animals. He enjoyed taking in strays, raising thoroughbred horses, and competing in field trials with his beagles.
Larry is survived by his wife Debra Mancini, whom he married September 10, 1985; three children, Sherry (Tony) Yohman of Mecca, Jason (Diane) Ifft of Youngstown, and Faith (Kevin) Ifft of Cincinnati; nine grandchildren, Anthony, Brandon, Frankie, Sadie, Troy, Kayla, Jared, Jase and Noah; five great-grandchildren; three sisters Sally Hagerman, Susan “Luanne” (Angelo) Angiolieri and Cindy (Sonny) Burnett; three brothers David (Gratia) Ifft, Gerald (Shirley) Ifft, and Dennis Ifft, and many nieces and nephews.
He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter Jennifer and brothers John and Timothy Ifft.
Family and friends may gather to pay respects from 10 a.m. until prayers are offered at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at Kinnick Funeral Home, 222 S. State St., Girard.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at noon, Tuesday, at St. Rose Church, 48 E. Main St., Girard.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Kinnick Funeral Home in Girard.
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