Robert Satterfield

COLUMBIANA – Robert Satterfield, 76, of East Park Avenue, died at 8:14 a.m. Thursday at Parkside Health Care Center in Columbiana following a recent illness.

Mr. Satterfield was born Dec. 5, 1937 in Berea, Ky., a son of the late Carlos and Sadie (Lamb) Satterfield.

He worked as a fork lift operator at National Refractory for more than 30 years until he retired in 1998.

He is survived by his sons, Robert Carl Satterfield of Virginia, twins Jason Satterfield of Virginia and Joe (Lisa) Satterfield of Berea, Ky., and Steve (Karen) Satterfield of Lisbon; daughter, Trena (Tim Hackney) Colgrove of East Liverpool; brothers, Chester (Liz) Satterfield of Berea, Ky., Jerry Lee Satterfield of Big Hill, Ky.; sisters, Mandy (Glendon) Alexander of Richmond, Ky., Mammie Adams and Bertha Croucher, both of Berea, Ky., and Betty Marshall of Big Hill, Ky.; 15 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren and 12 great great grandchildren.

Mr. Satterfield was preceded in death by his wife, Norita Swartz Satterfield.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. Private burial will take place Monday at Green Haven Memorial Gardens in Canfield.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation at

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