Gregory Allen Waterbeck

SALEM – Gregory Allen Waterbeck, 39, of Alliance, died Sunday in Youngstown.

He was born July 15, 1975 in Youngstown, a son of Gerald and Ella (Frease) Waterbeck.

He had been employed for three years with Local Union 396 of the Plumber and Pipe Fitters Union. He was a member of Realife Church and involved with AA.

His wife, Stephanie (Common) Waterbeck, whom he married Nov. 2, 2012, survives him along with his parents, Gerald and Ella Waterbeck of Youngstown; four children, Gregory Waterbeck of Beaufort, SC, Brendon Syme of Alliance, Corey Syme of Alliance and Cameron Syme of Alliance; a sister, Pam (William) Prest Jr. of Youngstown; and three brothers, Keith (Deb) Waterbeck of Boardman, Rick (Jill) Waterbeck of Richmond, KY, and Matt (Sara) of Poland.

Services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Realife Church with Pastor Jason Vickery officiating. Calling hours will be held from noon to 2 p.m. at the church prior to service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Realife Church, 12824 S. Salem Warren Road, Salem, OH 44460.

Arrangements where handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home. His obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at