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James C Koufos

April 19, 1929 ~ July 17, 2017 (age 88)

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James C. Koufos,


age 88, of Alliance, died Monday in Crandell Medical Center, Sebring. Born in Canton he was the son of the late William & Antonia (Cambray) Koufos, a graduate of Timken High School and served in the U.S. Navy. Living in Alliance since 1950 he retired from American Steel Foundry as a foreman and owned & operated the Suntan Golf Club in Alliance. His memberships included Regina Coeli Catholic Church, the Alliance Elks #467 and the V.F.W. Alliance Post 1036. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother: Alex Koufos and sister Ann Koufos. He is survived by his daughter: Gay Christy of Beloit; son: James Colcerie of Phoenix, AZ; sister: Kathy Porter of Canton; brother: Chris Koufos of Canton; grandson: James (Jessica) Christy; great-granddaughter: Madeline Christy; several nieces & nephews and former wife: Jeri Koufos of Alliance. Graveside services will be Monday at 2:00 pm in North Lawn Cemetery with Fr. Patrick J. Manning officiating. The Wackerly Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. For those unable to attend services you may register on line at our: “On Line Registry Page” at

(Wackerly 330 455-5235)

 Service Information

Graveside Service
July 24, 2017

2:00 PM
North Lawn Cemetery
4927 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton, OH 44709

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