Martina Baulo

Leetonia – Martina T. Baulo, 92, of Main St., died at 12:33 pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Salem Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Baulo was born November 29, 1921 in Leetonia, a daughter of Domenick and Antonia Celano Colaizzi and had lived in this area all of her life.

Martina worked at the former Dandee Chip Company and also Main Street Market in Leetonia. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Leetonia where she was active in the Altar Rosary Society and the Mission Society. She was also the secretary for the Women of the Order of the Sons of Italy.

Her husband, Gene T. Baulo, whom she married August 23, 1947, died August 28, 1997.

She is survived by her three daughters, Nancy Bloor (Warren Steevs) of Citrus Heights, CA, DeeDee (Thomas) Thomas of Leetonia and Marilyn (Samuel) DeCaria of Columbiana; ten grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Bertha Ruozzo and Jensie Franket and three brothers, Philip, Jerry and Robert Colaizzi.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am Friday, June 13, 2014 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Leetonia. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call from 9:30-10:30 am Friday at the Woods-Rettig Funeral Home, Leetonia.

Material tributes in memory of Martina may be made to the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Restoration Fund.

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