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Tributes 2007-12-21

Ann Balint, 80

CANFIELD - Ann Balint, 80, of 3246 Linden Place, Canfield, and formerly of Moherman Avenue in Youngstown, passed away at her home Wednesday evening, Dec. 19, after a lengthy illness.

Ann was born Feb. 22, 1927 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Elizabeth Esposito Leone, and was a lifelong area resident.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who enjoyed being a homemaker and caring for her family.

She was a member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Youngstown. Ann enjoyed volunteering for church functions and activities, and liked to play bingo and cards.

Mrs. Balint leaves two daughters, Kathleen (William) Chambers of Canfield and with whom she made her home, and Janice (Jack) O’Neill of Boardman; six grandchildren, Brian (Helena) Chambers, Courtney Chambers, Sean O’Neill, Kent O’Neill, Craig Chambers and Katherine O’Neill; two great-grandchildren, Ryley and Braeden; and three step-brothers, Thomas, Larry, and Danny Leone.

Ann will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Her husband, Daniel Balint, whom she married in 1947, died March 21, 2002. A brother, Joseph Leone, is also deceased.

Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m., today (Friday) at Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown, and from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Funeral services will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Interment will follow at Tod Homestead Cemetery.

Please visit www.kinnickfuneralhome.com to view this obituary and send condolences on-line.

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Walter Felix Bloxson, 74

YOUNGSTOWN – There will be services at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Rising Star Baptist Church for Mr. Walter Felix Bloxson, 74, who departed this life Monday, Dec.17, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.

Mr. Bloxson, who was affectionately known as “Bo,” was born June 17, 1933 in Osage, W.Va., a son of Henry Lee and Ruly Mae Williams Bloxson.

He began his early education in Osage. After the death of his parents, he moved to Pittsburgh to live with his mother’s sister, Margaret and her husband, Lester Thaxton. After a few years, he came to Youngstown to live with another aunt, Vera and her husband, Lynn Mays.

He was a member of the Rising Star Baptist Church and fought in the Golden Gloves. He enjoyed baseball, having played for local teams. He had been employed as a construction worker with Local 125 and was an Army veteran.

He leaves to cherish his memory a son, Michael (Tracey) Hall of Columbus; a brother, Leonard Lee (Marie) Bloxson of Elkgrove, Calif.; three sisters, Carrie Mae Harvey of Detroit, Margaret Ann (Suffragan Bishop Elzy) Thomas of Ashland, Ky., and Henrietta Lee Williams of Pittsburgh; two very devoted friends, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Parks; his precious grandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces, family, and friends.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Henry B., William T., and Charles L.; a sister, Odessa Bloxson; and his foster parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Thaxton and Mr. Lynn Mays.

Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.

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John S. Carradine, 76

YOUNGSTOWN – John S. Carradine, 76, passed away at his home.

He was born Nov. 10, 1931 in Youngstown, a son of the late Samuel J. and Orsella (Chenetti) Carradine.

He retired as an operating engineer for Pallotta Construction. He was a member of the Teamsters and a former member of the Zion Lutheran Church.

John is survived by four daughters, Debra Pappas and her son, Brandon of Strongsville, Lori Sandine and her son, James John of Strongsville, Karen (Joseph) Iannotti and their daughter, Brittani of Strongsville and Vicki (Ron) Slama and their son, Anthony of Reminderville; two sisters, Mary Pallotta of Boardman and Celeste (Elmer) Grischow of Austintown; and a sister-in-law, Joan Carradine of Ellsworth.

Besides his parents, John was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Carradine; and a brother-in-law, Henry Pallotta.

There are no services or calling hours.

The Lane Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel has been entrusted to handle the arrangements.

Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this obituary and send condolences.


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Jeffrey L. Chagnot, 57

YOUNGSTOWN – There will be funeral services at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Faith Community Church for Jeffrey L. Chagnot, 57, who died Wednesday morning at Hospice House.

Jeff was born Oct. 11, 1950 in Youngstown, a son of Ralph and Nancy Thomas Chagnot Jr.

He was employed by the City of Youngstown for nearly 30 years, retiring as the director of Economic Development this past June. During his years with the city, Jeff navigated his way through various departments including the Health Department and Community Development.

He was a 1968 graduate of The Rayen School. He was an avid golfer and won the Northeast Ohio Golf Junior Championship at age 18 and was known as the barefoot golfer. This passion continued throughout his adult years.

Jeff continued his formal education at Youngstown State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and a Cum Laude graduate from Akron University Law School.

He was a member of the church and served on the Youngstown Federal Credit Union board. Jeff coached various little league sports and was a serious Cleveland Browns fan.

He leaves to mourn his passing, his mother of Youngstown; his son, Thomas B of Jupiter, Fla.; a daughter, Celeste J. (Jake) Kasten of Salem; a grandson, Nathan T. of Salem; and a host of friends and relatives.

Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph III.

Friends may call Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Davis Funeral Home and one hour prior to the services at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Hospice House, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512 or to the Faith Community Church, 1919 E. Midlothian Blvd., Youngstown, OH 44502.

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Lieselotte M. Charity, 79

AUSTINTOWN – There will be funeral services at noon on Saturday at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel for Lieselotte M. Charity, 79, who died Tuesday evening at the Forum Health Northside Medical Center emergency room.

Mrs. Charity was born May 2, 1928 in Cologne, Germany, and came to the United States in 1952, a daughter of Carl and Hedwig Kroll Unkelbach.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed traveling, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

He husband, Burl Charity Jr., whom she married June 5, 1951, died in August of 2005.

She leaves her son, Burell T. and his wife, Michelle Charity of Columbus; three grandchildren, Alexis, Burell J. and Devan Charity; a host of brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and friends.

Friends may call Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Arrangements are being handled by the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel.


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Candice Marie Cole, 33

POLAND - Candice Marie Cole, 33, died of complications due to an automobile accident Tuesday afternoon at St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

Candice was born June 19, 1974 in Youngstown, a daughter of Carl J. Price and Pamela Cole.

She attended Woodrow Wilson High School and was a free spirit. She loved her family and friends and was there for anyone who needed her.

Besides her mother, Pam, and her step-father who raised her, Donald Durkin of Struthers, she leaves her two sons, Michael J. and Douglas D. Cole; three sisters, Amanda Durkin of Struthers, Gloria Price of Campbell, and Chrissy Price; three brothers, Donald Durkin Jr. of Poland, Tommy Price, and Robby Price of New Castle, Pa.; her grandfather, James B. Cole Sr., of Youngstown; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews; and her partner in life, Drake Duvall.

Her father, Carl Price, preceded her in death.

Candice will be greatly missed by those she touched throughout her life.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, Dec. 22, at 11 a.m. at the Simon Church of God.

Visit www.beckerobits.com to send condolences.



Myrtle Irene Cunnings, 95

STRUTHERS – Myrtle Irene Cunnings, 95, of Elm St., died Wednesday afternoon at St. Mary’s Alzheimer Center in Beaver Township.

Mrs. Cunnings was born Aug. 25, 1912 in Edinburg, Pa., a daughter of Earl and Pearl Ross McLaughlin.

She was a member of the Struthers Presbyterian Church and had worked for Youngstown Welding as an inspector.

Her first husband, Cecil Frank Bodine, whom she married in 1928, died in 1949; her second husband, Edward J. Cunnings, whom she married Feb. 27, 1960, died Oct. 29, 1966.

She leaves two daughters, Sally Stevens of Columbiana and Rebecca Kunce of New Middletown; a sister, Bernice Kuppers of Youngstown, 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Daisey Burrell; and seven sisters, Stella Adams, Lena King, Annabelle Stellar, Violet Buckio, Florence Mounce, Geraldine Earwood, and Eleanor Akers.

Family and friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Davidson-Becker Funeral Home, Struthers, where funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday.

Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park

Visit www.beckerobits.com to send condolences.

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Nicholas A. Delfino, 72

BOARDMAN - There will be services Saturday evening at 7 p.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Boardman-Canfield Chapel, for Nicholas A. Delfino, 72, who passed away Thursday morning at Hospice House surrounded by his family after a short illness.

Nick was born May 25, 1934 in Youngstown, the son of the late Florence (Naples) and Nicholas Delfino. He was also a stepson to the late Mary Delfino.

He served with the U.S. Army and retired from Hynes Steel Industries. He enjoyed golf, bowling, watching football, and spending time with his grandchildren and great-granddaughter. He loved traveling to Las Vegas. Anyone who knew Nick enjoyed his practical jokes and sense of humor.

He is survived by his beloved wife of more than 29 years, Anna Delfino; eight children; Nicholas Delfino of California, Michael Delfino of Boardman, Linda (Glenn) Willrich of Las Vegas, Vicki Brown of Boardman, Eunice (Michael) Simon of Poland, Anthony (Jeannie) Petrony of Edinburg, Samuel Petrony of Boardman, and Sandie Lombardi of Lorain; a sister, Ann (Art) Ozenghar of Boardman; a brother, David (Eleanor) Delfino of Boardman; 11 grandchildren, Stacey (Nick) Pulido, Glenn (Samantha) Willrich IV, Jennifer Iamurri, Jill Duff, Tony Petrony, Maria (Joe) Vittorio, Tina (Chris) Kohnen, Sammy (Kristen) Petrony, Scotty Petrony, Sarah Petrony, and Cameron Lombardi; a great-granddaughter, Ava Grace Pulido; his beloved companion and pet, Opus; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joe; a sister-in-law, Eleanor Delfino; and a beloved granddaughter, Jamie Lynn Petrony.

Friends may call from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Visit www.higgins-reardon.com to view this tribute and send condolences to the family.

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Justin P. Gillis, 26

EAST PALESTINE – Justin P. Gillis, 26, of 133 West North Ave., died Wednesday evening, Dec. 19, of injuries suffered in an auto accident.

Justin was born March 18, 1981 in Youngstown, a son of J. Patrick and Cynthia Lynn Craik Gillis, and had lived in this area all of his life.

He was employed as an automobile salesman at Stadium GM of Salem the past nine years. Justin was a 1999 graduate of East Palestine High School and enjoyed golfing and was a great chef. He was a loving father and a loyal friend. A personable young man, he was well liked by all he met.

Besides his parents of East Palestine, he is survived by his wife, the former Jaime L. Shafer, whom he married Jan. 11, 2003; a daughter, Alana I. Gillis and a son, Ethan R. Gillis, both at home; and a brother, Brendan J. Gillis of Salem.

Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Van Dyke-Swaney Funeral Home in East Palestine, with Mr. Jason Pancake, Minister officiating.

Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

If friends desire, material tributes may take the form of a donation to a fund to benefit the education of Alana and Ethan Gillis, in care of the Van Dyke-Swaney Funeral Home, 60 W. Martin St. East Palestine, OH 44413.

Please visit www.familycareservices.com to send condolences to the family.

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Mary Krcelic, 104

NORTH LIMA – There will be services Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Church in New Middletown for Mary Krcelic, 104, of Ivy Woods Manor, formerly of Springfield Township, who passed away Thursday morning at Ivy Woods Manor.

Mary was born Aug. 27, 1903 in New Castle, Pa., a daughter of Nicholas and Barbara Matesha Tomkovich. She came to this area in 1917 from Pittsburgh.

She was a home maker and a member of St. Paul the Apostle Church. She loved to bake and was noted for her needlework, quilting, and crocheting. She was an avid gardener and loved to work at farming. She loved to spend time with her family and all of her grandchildren. She lived life to the fullest and was a very vibrant person. She also loved to dance.

She married George Krcelic Aug. 23, 1920 and he passed away Nov. 16, 1946.

She leaves behind a daughter, Josephine (Don) Nonnemaker of Poland; three grandchildren, Robert (Lynn) Krcelic, Carol (Boyd) Hird, and Edward (Ida) Krcelic; eight great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Nicholas G. Krcelic; a daughter, Mary Krcelic; and a brother, Anthony Tomkovich.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Deaf Servicing Center, 5830 N. High, Worthington, OH 43085, or to St. Paul the Apostle Church, 10143 Main St., New Middletown, OH 44442.

Arrangements are being handled by the Clemente Funeral Home in New Middletown.

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John R. “JR” Martin, 73

YOUNGSTOWN – John R. “JR” Martin, 73, passed away at 8:43 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Hospice House in Poland. He had battled cancer for a year.

Mr. Martin was born Feb. 5, 1934 in Sharon, Pa., the son of Guy and Esther Roberts Martin.

He retired in 1996 from Conrail after 44 years employed as a brakeman-conductor.

He had built several race cars during his life and won championships at area race tracks. He was an avid golfer and bowler and was also a muskie fisherman, having won the Canada vs. United States Muskie Tournament held at Chataqua Lake in New York during the 1990s.

He is survived by his former wife, Shirley Martin of Girard; two sons, Rex Martin of Girard and Bill Martin of Northeast, Pa.; a daughter, Mrs. Cheryl (Chip) Whorley of Weathersfield Township; his companion, Sandra Detec of Youngstown; a sister, Mrs. Margaret (Pete) Lallo of Ft. Myers, Fla.; a brother, George “Al” (Kathy) Martin of Liberty Township; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

“You will be deeply missed-Godspeed John.”

A time of gathering will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23 at the Galloway-Onstott Funeral Home in Hartford.

Donations may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512.


Dr. James A. McGlew, 86

MARION – Dr. James A. McGlew, 86, died of an extended illness on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at Heartland of Marion.

James McGlew was born July 28, 1921 in Youngstown, the son of Mary Dunlap McGlew and James McGlew. 

Dr. McGlew attended St. Dominic’s School and Ursuline High School in Youngstown. He graduated from South High School in 1937 at the age of 16. He attended the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind., and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from St. Louis University in 1944. He completed an internship in medicine at St. Mary’s Group of Hospitals of St. Louis University in June of 1945.

He was a member of Phi Beta Pi fraternity at the University of St. Louis. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and as a medical officer, primarily at Camp Hood in Texas, for two years following the war. He received an honorable discharge with the rank of Captain in March of 1947.

After three years as a staff physician in a Youngstown city hospital, he came to Marion in 1951 at the urging of his college friend, Dr. Frank V. Murphy Jr., and opened a practice in internal medicine. After practicing medicine in Marion for more than three and a half decades, he retired in June of 1987.

He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. In 1999, he was honored by the Marion County Chapter of the American Red Cross with a “Spectacular Neighbor Award” in appreciation of his support of local disaster victims. He was an avid hiker, sailor, traveler, and was active in gardening. He became an enthusiastic cook and a voracious reader of historical and biographical literature in retirement. He took numerous classes at the Marion branch of Ohio State University through OSU’s Program 60.

Dr. McGlew is survived by his wife, Mary Rita Murphy McGlew, whom he married April 22, 1951; three children, Mary Marguerite of Marion, Mary Josephine of East Lansing, Mich., and James Francis of Columbia, Mo.; a daughter-in-law, Jacquelyn Litt of Columbia; a son-in-law, Timothy Frericks of Marion; and four grandchildren, Katie Marguerite, Gretchen Renee, and James Michael Grimm, all of East Lansing, and Elliot James Litt McGlew of Columbia.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, John and Michael McGlew; and a nephew, Johnny McGlew, who was killed in Vietnam.

A visitation has been scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. today, Dec. 21, at the Gunder, Hall & Folk Funeral Home.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at St. Mary’s Church.

Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society or the American Red Cross.

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John Oracio Jr., 47


YOUNGSTOWN – There will be funeral services at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at the Rossi Bros. Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave. in Boardman followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at the Sacred Heart Church in Youngstown, for John Oracio Jr., 47, who passed away early Thursday morning, Dec. 20, at the Fairview Hospital in Cleveland.

John was born June 5, 1960 in Youngstown, the son of Juan Sr. and Carmen Oracio.

He was employed at Saw Service and Supply. John was a musician and enjoyed playing the guitar. He played with his band on weekends and for various occasions. He will always be remembered by his daughter, Evelyn Oracio and son, John Oracio III of Youngstown and their mother, Virginia; three grandchildren, Carina, Nicholas and Ja-Quez; four sisters, Iris, Martha, Minerva and Linda, all of Cleveland; five brothers, William of Chicago, David, George and Edwin of Cleveland and Wilfredo of Youngstown; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call Sunday, Dec. 23, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Lori Renee Perkins-Jamieson, 43

VIENNA TOWNSHIP – Lori Renee Perkins-Jamieson, 43, died Wednesday at Forum Health Northside Hospital after fighting a valiant battle with cancer.

She was born Feb. 24, 1964 in Youngstown, a daughter of Bud Sr. and Loretta Perkins of Girard.

Lori was a graduate of Girard High School and a Youngstown State University alumnus. She was a successful businesswoman, having founded her own graphic design business which created numerous logos, catalogs, and brochures, and even did work for the LPGA. She did many paintings and created fantastic Christmas cards that were the delight of family and friends.

Lori was always cheerful, positive, and upbeat. She was a volunteer for the American Cancer Society and was a source of inspiration to all. She was also a part of the Reach to Recovery Program, which helps people that are recently diagnosed with breast cancer.

She enjoyed golfing and helped with the Tamer Win Ladies Golf League, which ran a charitable golf event, Rally for the Cure, which raised money for cancer research. She also took part in the Glow Girls Support Group, which creates special gift baskets.

Lori taught aerobics for years at two local gyms and recently started a new business called Boxing Pink. The Tribune featured her in an article on Dec. 4, and she was also interviewed on local television channel 21 WFMJ.

She will be remembered as a gentle and sensitive person with a fabulous sense of humor. She touched many lives and was a friend to everyone she met.

Lori will be sadly missed by her husband, Mark Jamieson, whom she married Nov. 23, 1996; her mother, Loretta Perkins; her brothers and sisters-in-law, Bud and Barbe Perkins of East Palestine, Steve and Angie Perkins of Girard, and Todd and Tammy Perkins of Coitsville; and several nieces and nephews.

Her father, Bud Perkins Sr., preceded her in death.

There will be calling hours from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home, and Sunday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Hubbard. A funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure (funds donated are for breast cancer research), 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244, or to the American Cancer Society, 525 North Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406.

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Chinglyn B. Siao, 93

CANFIELD - Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Boardman-Canfield Chapel, for Chinglyn B. Siao, 93, who passed away Thursday afternoon at St. Elizabeth in Boardman.

Chinglyn was born Sept. 8, 1914 in Hunan, China. He was a veteran of WWII, where he served in the Chinese Nationalist Army. He was highly decorated for his service to his country and retired as a General. He came to New York in 1965 and brought the remainder of his family to this country in 1972.

He is survived by his wife, Cheng K. Siao, whom he married in 1949; two sons, Taiwu Siao of Canfield and Taishen Siao of Charlotte, N.C.; and two grandchildren, Jamie Siao and Justin Siao.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Carolyn Taneo.

Friends may call one prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.



Alice Coreen Wright, 78

YOUNGSTOWN – There will be a funeral service at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Union Baptist Church for Alice Coreen Wright, 78, who departed this life Tuesday at Forum Health Northside Medical Center.

Mrs. Wright was born April 9, 1929 in Oxford, N.C., a daughter of John R. and Reva Tanner Winston.

She was a bookkeeper for Volunteers of America, and a member of the church and its choir.

Her husband, Willie James Wright, whom she married July 7, 1969, died April 20, 1986.

She leaves her children, Clara M. Daye, Curtis O. (Patty) Daye, and Angel A. Daye, all of Youngstown, and Brenda L. (Ned) Gray of Akron; siblings, Mildred Curlee of Chicago, JoAnne (Sylvester) King-Williams of Jamaica, N.Y., Ruby (Bobby) McCoy and Pearl Ford, both of Youngstown, and Will B. (Jackie) Winston of Houston; an adopted daughter, Stacey L. Adger of Youngstown; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother; sisters; and a great-granddaughter.

Friends may call from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, and one hour prior to the service at the church.

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Viola “Jean” Wyant, 70

POLAND – There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Faith Community Church, 1919 East Midlothian Blvd. in Youngstown, for Viola “Jean” Wyant, 70, who passed away Wednesday morning at her home.

Jean was born Jan. 26, 1937 in Ford City, Pa., the daughter of James and Nettie (Hutchinson) Peters and moved to the area in 1964.

She worked as an assistant cook for the Canfield Board of Education for 32 years. She was a member of the Faith Community Church. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Her husband, Leroy Wyant, whom she married June 21, 1956, passed away Jan. 23, 1987.

Jean leaves four children, Randy (Linda) Wyant of Akron, Valerie (Ray) Reed of Poland, Robert (Patty) Wyant of Mineral Ridge, and Keith (Melissa) Wyant of Virginia Beach, Va.; two sisters, Mrs. Jerry Lloyd, and Mrs. Katherine Kromer, both of Kittanning, Pa.; three brothers, Richard Peters of Ford City, Pa., Raymond Peters of North Carolina, and Rodger Lloyd of Rural Valley, Pa. Jean also leaves nine grandchildren, Scott, Christopher, Karl, and Robert Wyant, Tammy and Lindsey Reed, Rachel, Britney and Emily Wyant; two great-grandchildren, McKenzie and Cameron Wyant; and her dear friend, Natalie Manley.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that material donations be made to the American Heart Association, the Diabetes Association, or the American Cancer Society in Jean’s name.

Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this obituary and send condolences.


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