John Michael Varvaro

December 20, 1951 ~ August 29, 2019 (age 67)


John Michael Varvaro, 67, passed away on August 29, 2019.

John was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. He attended North High School where he excelled in academics and sports. An all-city football player, he was nicknamed “animal” by his teammates. John enjoyed playing golf and reading. He received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Akron.  He continued to pursue his thirst for knowledge with advanced courses in physics and computer science. He made his career in the IT industry.

John is preceded in death by his parents, Alexander and Helen (Targos) Varvaro.  He is survived by brother, Nick (Carm) Varvaro; sisters, Kathy (Mike) Neag and Marlene (Dan) Pisanelli; nieces and nephews, Michael, Michelle, Danielle, Dan, Chris and Lindsey; and many loving great nieces and nephews, Mia, Dominic, Ava, Olive and Erela.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, 11:00 am at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 83 Mosser Place, Akron, OH 44310 with Rev. Father Edward Burba, Celebrant.  Visitation will be Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 9:30 am - 10:30 am at Hennessy-Bagnoli-Moore Funeral Home (corner of N. Main St. and Mildred Ave.).  John's final resting place will be Holy Cross Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cleveland Clinic, Akron General, Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center, 3353 Ridgewood Rd., Akron, OH 44333.

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September 3, 2019

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Hennessy-Bagnoli-Moore Funeral Home
936 North Main Street
Akron, OH 44310

Mass of Christian Burial
September 3, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Anthony Catholic Church (Akron)


Cleveland Clinic, Akron General, Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center
3353 Ridgewood Road, Akron OH 44310
Tel: 1-330-665-1455

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