NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Alexander T. Moldovan, 74, passed away at Washington Square Nursing Facility on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
Alex was born on June 27, 1944, in Warren, to Alex and Eugenia “Jennie” (Podar) Moldovan.
Alex proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
Upon his discharge, he spent his career working for Copperweld Steel.
On January 14, 1978, Alex was united in marriage to the former, Nancy K. Layshock who preceded him in death on January 8, 2011.
An avid sports fan, Alex loved the Ohio State Buckeyes as well as cheering for the Cleveland Indians, Browns and Cavaliers. Casinos attracted the adventurous side of Alex and when he was at the tables he was frequently heard saying “Let it Ride”.
Alex was a proud veteran, a devoted husband, loving father and papa, he will be missed.
Alex is survived by his daughter, Heather (Nicholas “Nick” J. III) Caesar; his son, Richard J. Nochta; his grandchildren, Oliver and Gus Nochta and Nicholas J. Caesar IV; his sisters-in-law, Theresa Bartlett and Deborah Christ.
Visitation for Alex will be held on Monday, May 13 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Shafer-Winans Chapel, Cortland, where a funeral service will immediately follow at 5:00 p.m.
Following the service, friends are invited to join the family at Avalon at Squaw Creek starting at 6:00 p.m.
Following cremation, burial with military honors will be held at Hillside Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Washington Square Veterans Wing.
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