LAKE MILTON There will be a gathering of family and friends Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at the Schiavone Funeral Home in Youngstown from 9 to 11 a.m., with a funeral service at 11 a.m. for Edith N. Andrews, 84, who died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Health Center ER.
Dolly was born Sept. 10, 1929, in Youngstown, a daughter of Augustine and Helen Molnar Miranda.
She was a homemaker, devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.
Being a people person, she and her husband enjoyed traveling with their Double A concession trailer from the mid 1970s to the present. She also enjoyed crafting and painting.
She is survived by two sons, David (Pam Aurilio) Andrews and Gary (Cindy Luther) Andrews; three grandsons, David A., Steven A., and Gary H. Jr.; a granddaughter, Jessica; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David H. Andrews, whom she married April 24, 1948, and who died March 30, 2005; a daughter, Pamela Ann Andrews; a brother, Richard Miranda; and a great-granddaughter, Mariah.
Pastor Jody Hill from the Deerfield Friends Church will preside.
Burial will be at Welsh Hill Cemetery.
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POLAND A graveside service will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Poland Riverside Cemetery, for Faye Ellen Garrett Costarell, 71, died at 10:15 a.m., Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Masternick Memorial in New Middletown.
She was born Sept. 22, 1942, in New Castle, Pa., the daughter of Gerald and Shirley Stowe Garrett.
Faye was a graduate of New Wilmington High School and later earned an Associates degree in Business from Youngstown State University. She worked many years for Youngstown State University as a secretary and administrative assistant to the Chemical Engineering Department, Williamson School of Business, and Maag Library.
Faye was active in local history and family genealogy, accruing detailed accounts of her hometown of Pulaski, Pa. and family. For many years she was the American Field Service and housed two exchange students, Humberto Juarez of Mexico and Maria Rebolledo of Venezuela.
Her husband, John Costarell, whom she married June 12, 1965, died on Nov. 28, 2011.
She is survived by three sons, Sean (Joanna) Costarell of Leander, Texas, Michael Costarell of Pulaski, Pa., and Thomas (Jennifer) Costarell of Austintown; five grandchildren, Aimee, Johnny, Allyson, and Thomas, and Joseph Costarell; and six siblings, Jack (Margie) Garrett of Poland, Dale (Pat) Garrett of New Springfield, Wayne (Jane) Garrett of Walterboro, S.C., Mark (Cathy) Garrett of Bradford, Pa., Rance (Kathi) Garrett of Riverside, Calif., and Heidi (Jim) Stewart of Volant, Pa.
Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, at the Higgins Reardon Funeral Home, Poland Chapel, 2726 Center Road, Poland.
Burial will be at Poland Riverside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that material tributes take the form of donations to the Bair Foundation Child & Family Ministries at 245 High St, New Wilmington, PA 16142.
POLAND A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Patrick Church in Youngstown, officiated by Father Kevin Peters for Eleanor A. Campana, 87, who passed away Friday afternoon at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Mrs. Campana was born Dec. 11, 1927, in Youngstown, was a daughter of Rocco and Antoinette LaVolpa, and was a life long member of the community.
She was employed by the J.C. Pennys in the Southern Park Mall for over 30 years and retired in 1994. Mrs. Campana was a member of the church, an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, a loving grandmother to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and enjoyed attending sporting and school events. She was a graduate of South High School and attended cosmetology school.
Mrs. Campana leaves to cherish her memory, her daughters, Angela Reagan of Poland, Carole Mancini of Lowellville, Eleanore Roman of Houston, and Theresa Neapolitan of Austintown; sister, Josephine Teasley of Youngstown; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Louis A. Campana, whom she married in 1950, and who passed away in 2009; a son, Frank Campana; and several brothers and sisters.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
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KIRTLAND William S. Bill Fleischer, 88, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Kirtland and Florence M. Flo Fleischer, 85, died Saturday July 26, 2014, at Lake West Medical Center, Willoughby, both formerly of Chesterland.
He was born Jan. 19, 1926, and she was born June 22, 1929, both in Youngstown.
Mr. Fleischer spent 30 years as a teacher and principal in the Beachwood School System. One highlight of Bills career, he was selected to join a group of educators from Kent State University on a study tour of Scandinavian, European and Russian Schools. He managed the Mayfair swim club in Richmond Heights for 10 years.
Mrs. Fleischer was a retired secretary from the former Picker International in Highland Heights and the former National City Bank in Lyndhurst.
William earned a B.A. in Education from Capital University in Columbus and an M.A. at Kent State University in Kent.
Florence attended a Bible College in Chicago, before starting their family.
They attended the Mentor United Methodist Church, Mentor. They belonged to the Wally Byam Club (Airstream Club). They both enjoyed spending time with their children and grandchildren.
He enjoyed gardening, playing chess and discussing world affairs. She enjoyed sewing.
He was a U.S. Marine veteran.
Survivors include their children, Gayle (Jim) Fleischer-Hurley of Las Vegas, John Fleischer of Cleveland, Susan (Chris) Cunningham of Kirtland, and Karen (Kim) Hooper of Columbus; six grandchildren, Matthew, Philip, Kiah, Rose, Harold and Angela; and two great-grandchildren. Florence is survived by her sister, Laura North of Sterling, Ill.
William was preceded in death by his parents, John and Mary Fleischer; and five brothers; and sisters.
Florence was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, William S. Bill Fleischer; parents Cecil and Florence North; and two brothers.
Their funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in the chapel at the Mentor United Methodist Church, 8600 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.
Interment will be at South Kirtland Cemetery, Kirtland.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in their name to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave. Cleveland, OH 44110.
Please visit www.brunners.com to offer condolences.
POLAND Prayers will begin today, July 28, at 9:30 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel, followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Holy Family Church, for Mary Frances Bell Jackson, 85, who passed away Saturday at home, surrounded by family and loved ones after a recent stroke.
Mary was born Nov. 20, 1928, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to Rose (Clemens) and Glenn Bell.
She was a graduate of McMinn High School, where she was the Valedictorian and Homecoming Queen.
She also attended the University of Chattanooga.
Mary was married to Jim Jackson for 61 years, until he passed away on Feb. 14, 2014.
She worked for DuPont in Tennessee, as well as H&R Block and Mahoning Bank Trust Department in Youngstown. She was a very classy southern lady and very active until her last few days. She was an avid reader, as well as tennis and bridge player, and loved to play cards and games of any kind, watch Jeopardy and solve crossword puzzles.
She enjoyed spending time in person and on Facebook with her six children, 19 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. She loved vacationing with them at Long Beach, N.C., and hunting for seashells. Mary also created an annual family calendar, with help from her grandchildren, as one of many ways to stay connected. The support of her Poland friends tied her to her adopted hometown. She enjoyed cross-country skiing through Poland Woods and vacationing in Florida and weekends elsewhere with friends.
She was an active member of the Holy Family Church, the Poland Womens Club, Trailwood Gardeners, Good Earth Garden Club, Fellows Gardens, and the Poland Swim Club, and was a proud supporter and member of the Friends of the Poland Library.
Mary was always thinking about everybody else. She was an enthusiastic back scratcher and spent endless time cutting articles from the newspaper and sending them to her friends and family who would be interested in them. She loved to cook biscuits and gravy, strawberry preserves, and grits. She collected lighthouses, bells, and giraffes. Most of all, Mary will be lovingly remembered for her devotion to her family.
She is survived by, a daughter, Frances (Denis) Meinert of Pittsburgh; five sons, James Jackson of Houston, Stephen (Robin) Jackson of New Orleans, Joseph (Kathleen) Jackson of Fairborn, Patrick (Dayna) Jackson of Houston, and Christopher (Lori) Jackson of Cincinnati; 19 grandchildren, Jessica, Justin, Brien, Ben, Mary, Brandon, Nick, Nathan, Mark, Katie, Amanda, Max, Aly, Alexa, Marcy, Brianna, Matthew, Eric, and Emma; and three great-grandchildren, Jackson, Laina, and Alec.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Jim Jackson; daughter-in-law Shelley Jackson; brothers Jack, Glenn, Bobby, and Dick Bell; and sister Dorothy (Bell) Lingerfelt.
Mary was assisted by the efforts of Home Instead through the wonderful caregivers Carol and Maggie.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Poland Library in her memory. Donations can be sent to PLYMC Poland Branch, 305 Wick Ave., Youngstown, OH 44503.
MINERAL RIDGE - Barbara J. Jacobs, 74, passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.
Barbara was born July 20, 1940, in Youngstown to parents Harold and Esther (Balla) Jacobs.
Barbara spent her life helping others, she loved her career as an LPN, and worked at Woodside Hospital for 10 years and Youngstown Developmental Center, retiring after 30 years of service. Barbara was the type of person who saw the best in others. She always offered a hand and would extend her own hand to anyone needing a warm kind gesture and a smile. Barbara was a symbol of love and hope for many.
Barbara belonged to the Carving Club, she enjoyed crafts and loved to draw.
She will be greatly missed by her life partner of 28 years, Billie Eileen Goodhart; sisters Gail (Richard) Korda of Weathersfield Township, and Irma Riley of Youngstown; half-brothers, Casey (Elaine) of Baugh, Wash., James (Dotie) Baugh of Youngstown, and Charles (Shirley) Smith of Columbus; niece Bonnie (Alexander) Douglas of Girard; nephews, Richard Korda of Weathersfield Township, Robert (Julie) Korda of Greenville, Pa., Daniel Korda, of Youngstown, Harold Jacobs of Youngstown; great-nieces, Pamela Douglas and Destiny Douglas; great-great-nephew, Daniel Joseph Lester; and pet children Coco and Bella.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; an infant brother; and several pet children.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel from 5 to 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m,. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Kerr Cemetery.
Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this obituary and send condolences.