Thomas C. Allsopp Jr.

CANFIELD – Thomas C. Allsopp Jr., 72, died Friday evening at his home.

Mr. Allsopp was born on Oct. 9, 1946 in Pasadena, Calif., a son of the late Thomas Carl Sr. and Genevieve Louise (McGuire) Allsopp. Thomas was a 1965 graduate of North Lima High School. He later attended Youngstown State University, as well as Bliss College in Columbus. He married his wife, the former Cheryl S. Horst on Dec. 4, 2004.

Thomas worked for many years in the construction trades. He was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 66, before retiring as a construction superintendent.

Mr. Allsopp attended Mt. Olivet United Church of Christ in North Lima.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl; three sons, John Paul (Stacy) Allsopp of Poland, Matthew (Marcy) Allsopp of Pittsburgh and Brian Allsopp of Canfield; a daughter, Amy (Anthony) Daprile of Canfield; a step-daughter, Lisa Williams of Poland; six grandchildren; and two sisters, Cecilia Allsopp of Tempe, Ariz., and Jayne Farragher of Boardman.

Mr. Allsopp was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Patricia (Connelly) Allsopp.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Mt. Olivet UCC, 410 South Range Road, North Lima, with Pastor Michael Smith officiating.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home, 11500 Market St., North Lima, and again from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Mt. Olivet, prior to the funeral service. The Allen Lodge will conduct a Masonic service at 8 p.m. Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may take the form of contributions in Thomas’ name to The Shriners Hospitals for Children at

The family has entrusted Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana, Ohio with the arrangements for their loved one.

Family and friends are invited to visit to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.