Carmen P. Fiore, 76, of North Ridgeville, died on Wednesday, June 6, 2007 at Northridge Health Center in North Ridgeville. Mr. Fiore was born in Cleveland, on October 14, 1930 and made his home in North Ridgeville for the last 37 years. He was a truck driver for Central Transport in Brookpark, for 40 years, retiring in 1992. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, a member of the Teamsters Union #407. He was a poet and he was a metal artist.
Mr. Fiore is survived by three daughters, Patricia (Russell) Conley and Phyllis (Ted) Malicki, both of NC, and Carla (Dan) Plocica of Avon Lake; two sons, Mark (Ginger) Blevins of TN and Shawn (Karin) Fiore of Brecksville; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Nelda Joan Fiore in 2005; two brothers, Frank and Joseph Fiore; and his parents, Sam and Rose (nee Dragga) Fiore.
Friends will be received at the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, on Saturday from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. A memorial service in the funeral home will follow at 1 P.M. Burial will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 424 Middle Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035.