Albert Richard Ozog, 73, of Poland, Ohio passed away on March 12, 2020 after a long illness.
He was born October 5, 1946 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania, the son of Chester and Ada (Zimmerman) Ozog.
Al was raised on a Christmas tree farm in Apollo, PA and moved to Butler, PA in 1972. He lived in Butler until 2007, when he moved to Poland, OH.
Prior to his retirement, he worked as an engineer at WTAE-TV (channel 4) in Pittsburgh, PA and often told stories about his many experiences there and TV personalities he met, including Mr. Rogers and The 3 Stooges. Al loved spending time with his family, especially all the grandchildren.
Al loved his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He was a member of Healing Waters Church in Youngstown, Ohio, where he served as a board member.
Al is survived by his loving wife, Doris (Murray), 2 children – Diane Ozog of Loretto, PA, and Albert R. Ozog II (Ricky), 4 step-children: David McNally of Poland, OH, Tiffany Brockegtt of Poland, OH, Kristy (Gene) McCoy of Austintown, OH, Holly (George) McCoy of Salem, Ohio, and 14 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his late wife, Deborah (Cain) Ozog, a brother, John Ozog, and his sister, Bonnie L. Thompson.
The family has entrusted Al’s care to the Kubina Yuhasz Wasko Funeral Home, where they will receive friends on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, followed immediately by a funeral service at 11:00 AM. Al will be buried in Twin Valley Memorial Park in Pennsylvania.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to Healing Waters Church, 1224 N. Belle Vista Ave Youngstown, OH 44509, in his memory.
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