William “Bill” Thomas Faber, 71, passed away Tuesday evening, January 2, 2024, after a brief illness while a patient in Sharon Regional Hospital, Sharon, Pennsylvania.
Bill was born in Sharon, on December 29, 1952, a son to Michael Faber, Jr. and Donna (Crago) Faber.
He was a 1970 graduate of Brookfield High School. He worked his way through, and graduated from Kent State University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. He spent 12 years teaching at Brunswick High School. In addition, he was a girls’ basketball and boys’ varsity football coach. Bill continued his teaching career as a G.E.D. Instructor at the Community Corrections Association of Mahoning County. Bill furthered his education and earned a master’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration. After earning his degree, he resumed teaching at the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction as a computer educator. Furthermore, Bill went on to become a Criminal Justice Instructor at Bryant & Stratton College. His teaching career culminated with his retirement from Remington College.
Bill was an avid Cleveland Browns and Indians fan. He was also a loyal fan of the Avon High School teams, as he was a 30 plus year resident of Avon, Ohio.
In his spare time, he loved hunting and fishing.
He will be deeply missed by his mother, Donna; brothers, Donald “Bones” and Gary, all of Brookfield, and Greg, of McMurry, Pennsylvania; as well as many nieces and nephews.
The family held a private funeral and he will be laid to rest in Brookfield Township Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at: www.bricelandfuneralservice.com