AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – William Edward Britton, 40, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
William, who was known to many as “Eddie,” was born April 19, 1979, in Youngstown, the son of Dale A. and Leslie Lawler Britton and was a lifelong area resident.
He was a graduate of Fitch High School and attended Eastern Gateway Community College to learn to be a machinist.
Eddie worked as a roofer for various local roofing companies and had cooked for Thanos Restaurant for the past five years.
He was a member of Highway Tabernacle in Austintown.
Eddie loved sports and he enjoyed golfing and playing basketball.
He was a fan of the Ohio State Buckeyes and loved the time he spent with his family and friends. Mr. Britton leaves his parents, Dale and Leslie of Austintown; his sister, Lacy (Charles) Davis; his paternal grandmother, Shirley Britton of Columbiana; a niece, Fiona Davis; a niece or a nephew “on the way” and many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family.
Grandparents, Virginia Huffman, Richard Lawler and William Edward Britton, are deceased.
Family and friends may call from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, May 5, at Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown and from Noon – 1:00 p.m., Monday, May 6, also at the funeral home prior to funeral services that will begin at 1:00 p.m. and committal services will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Boardman.
Please visit kinnickfuneralhome.com to send condolences online to Eddie’s family.
A television tribute will air Monday, May 6 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.