Alfred Paul Bacso 1926 - 2017 

Alfred Paul Bacso
, age 91, of Wadsworth, passed away on December 15, 2017.   He was born on June 20, 1926, in Wadsworth, Ohio, to the late Peter and Elizabeth (nee Hajdu) Bacso.

Alfred proudly served his country in the Pacific Theatre of World War II in the U.S. Army Air Corps/USAF.   He was a member of the Wadsworth VFW Post 1089;  a Past Worshipful Master of the Wadsworth Masonic Lodge 385;  a bus driver for Wadsworth Schools;  a driver for Westfield;  and parishioner at the Wadsworth Campus of The Chapel.

Al retired as owner of Bacso Hardware Store.   He was an avid golfer.

He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife of 61 years, Doris Jean (nee Conley);  children, Jeff (Cindy), Barbara, Bonnie (Dave) Becka;  grandchildren, Katie and Matt Bacso, Kaitlyn (Nick) Catanzarito and Brittany Becka.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Becky;  siblings, Irene Butti, Johnny, Margaret Busby, Joe, and his twin, Albert.

Friends may join the family for visitation on Thursday, December 21, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 3477 Medina Road, Medina, OH 44256.   A Funeral Service will be held Friday, December 22, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.   Interment will follow at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Dec. 19, 2017

     Alfred Bacso
     Wadsworth High School
     Graduating Class of 1944     

1944 WHS Seniors who attended Franklin School together.  Row 1: Kathryn Berylak, Iolanda Doccolo, Dorothy Adams, Mary Dispenza, Joyce Bird, Elva McElroy, Darlene Dall, Doris Buckingham.  Row 2:  Steve Zeffer, Vanessa Collins, Marilyn JPetit, Mary Jo Large, Ruby Price, Tony Milici.  Row 3: Perry Miller, Nick Miske, Joe Recupero, Alfred Bacso, Stanley Earley, Jim Petit, Ed Barabas.

WHS Hi-Y, 1943-44. 
Row 1: Diamond, Cooper, Dibble, Everhard, White, Gerberich, Casenhiser, Rasor, Brintlinger, Neath, Poetter, Knecht.  Row 2: Henry, Gable, Miley, Butdorf, Foreman, Wright, Fogle, Wilson, Drollinger, Seifert, Dangle, Croskey, Rohrer, Mr. Grunwald (Advisor).  Row 3: Root, Diehm, Scholl, Witschey, Blair, Morrison, Boyer, Morrison, Hartman, Krieger, Farr, Smith.  Row 4: Police, Bacso, Westenbarger, Waldo, Collier, Cleckner, Rader, Hall, Farr, Krabill, Olmsted, Dickerson, Tubbesing, Sunderman. 
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