Terry Irvin Varraux, 82 of Sharon passed away Friday February 26th 2021 in Sharon Regional Hospital following a brief illness.
Terry was born March 22nd 1939 to Sophia (Somogyi) and Irvin A Varraux in Sharon Pa. He was a 1957 graduate of Sharon High School and earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration in 1963 from Youngstown State University. Terry also served in the United States Army reserves where he was honorably discharged.
On June 19th 1965, he married the love of his life Juliana ( Matika) Varraux who survives at home. Terry started his career at Sharon Steel where he was quickly promoted, becoming the youngest general manager of sales in Sharon Steel history. After 30 years he left Sharon Steel as a manager of multiple product lines. He finished his career at WCI in Warren Ohio as their marketing manager.
He attended St Joseph's Church in Sharon and was a member of the Shenango Valley Corvette Club where he served as treasurer, Women in Steel, the Masonic Lodge and the Sharon/ Avalon Lakes Country Club.
Terry enjoyed; boating, reading, staying up to date on current events, driving his corvette with his SVCC friends and attending their Saturday morning breakfast club. He also enjoyed automobile races, car shows and gathering around a table for dinner and vibrant conversation. He was keenly interested in how his family and friends were doing. Terry was an avid Cleveland Browns fan and a well known prankster who loved to joke with everybody. He was fond of working with anything mechanical, computers and learning about new gadgets and technology. His true love and passion was his family who he adored especially his granddaughter Abby. His children considered him their best friend. Terry was always there for sage advice, a hug and a laugh.
He is survived by his wife Juliana, son Terry C Varraux of Sharpsville, daughter Kimberly (Brent) Stewart of Poland Ohio, granddaughter Abigail who he shared a special bond, brother Dr Alan (Lorraine) Varraux of Orlando Florida, sister in law, Mary (Joe) Szabo and many nieces and nephews. Terry was preceded in death by his parents.
Due to the current pandemic, funeral services will be held privately however, friends are welcome to gather at the Sherman Funeral Home 2201 Highland Rd. Hermitage, PA Wednesday March 3rd 2021 at 3:00 pm for an automobile procession with the family to Americas Cemetery where interment will take place.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Cleveland Clinic or the American Heart Association in memory of Terry.
Arrangements entrusted to the SHERMAN Funeral Home & Crematory LLC
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