Sandy served four years in the U.S. Air Force and was an Air Traffic Controller in Oberlin for over 20 years. He enjoyed computers, traveling in his RV’s, and watching the Browns and Cavs play.
He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Joyce Rizzo (nee Ford) of Elyria; children, Rita Rizzo (Lou Vincent) of Akron, Rick Rizzo (Kelly) of Texas, Tony Crawford (Carol) of Canada, Terri Crawford (Brad Turner) of Ontario, and John and Jeff Davis; and grandchildren, Chanel, Trey, Trevor, Karinda, and Ryan.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lena and Jennie; and brother, Joseph.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 P.M. on Friday, October 5, 2012 at the Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second St. in Elyria, where a service will be held immediately following the visitation at 5 P.M. Busch Celebrant, Cathy Nichols, will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation, 10810 E. 45th St., Suite 300, Tulsa, OK 74146, or at www.crossroadshospice.com
For additional information or to leave an online condolence, visit www.buschfuneral.com.