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Sam Encrapera

December 16, 1922 ~ March 5, 2018 (age 95)
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Salvatore Joseph “Sam” Encrapera, 95, of Medina, OH, formerly of California and Speers, PA died Monday, March 5, 2018.


He was born Saturday, December 16, 1922, in California, PA, a son of the late Salvatore and Dorothea (Caito) Encrapera.


Sam was a member of the former California American Legion JFK Post 377, the Charleroi VFW, the California Italo American Citizen's Club, and the California Trojan Booster Club.


In addition to his parents Sam was preceded in death by sisters, Phyllis Szallay of Medina, Ohio Phyllis (Toddler), Phyllis (Infant) and brothers,  Nicholas "Oscar" , Mike, Paul and Patsy (who was 10 years old when he passed).


Left to cherish his memory are numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great- great nieces and nephews.


Friends will be received in the Mariscotti Funeral Home, Inc., Anthony N. Mariscotti, Supervisor, 323 Fourth Street, California, PA on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm and until 9:30 am on Saturday, March 10, 2018 when prayers of transfer will be said in the funeral home followed by a 10 am Mass of Christian Burial in St. Katherine Drexel Parish’s California Campus with Fr. Jeremy Mohler as Celebrant.


Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.


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