Brian E. Berry

EAST PALESTINE–Brian E. Berry, 56, of East Palestine died unexpectedly Thursday at the St. Elizabeth Health Center in Boardman.

Brian was born Feb. 6, 1962 in Salem, son of Andrew Berry and Regina Davis Altenburg.

He worked as a self-employed carpenter most of his life.

Brian is survived by his wife of 24 years, Sandra Harper Berry; two sons, Brandon Lindsay of Elwood City, Pa. and Eric (Whitley) Berry of Nashville, Tenn; two daughters, Amanda Noel of East Palestine and Taylor Berry of New Springfield; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers, Jim Minerd of Columbiana and John (Amanda) Minerd of East Palestine; and four sisters, Theresa Trosky of East Palestine, Beth Berry of Columbiana, Patty Minerd of Columbiana and Susie (Scott) Timmins of Darlington, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his father, Andrew Berry, and son-in-law, Matt Noel.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Abundant Life Fellowship in New Waterford with a memorial service to follow at 7 p.m., with Pastor Jeff Schoch officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made in his name to his Go Fund Me account.

Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine is in charge of arrangements.