Roberta Volosin

LEETONIA – Roberta J. Volosin, 79, died at 9:00 p.m. Friday, August 8, 2014, at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born June 3, 1935, in Leetonia, the daughter of the late Carlton (Ted) and Hazel (Bleakney) Griffith.

Roberta was a Leetonia High School graduate. She was a former employee of Salem Electric Furnace in the I.B.M. department.

She enjoyed traveling, her cats and spending time with her sister and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Volosin.

Survivors include: one sister, Clara Marie Kelly of Leetonia; neice, Kathleen (Lee) McMillan of Lisbon; two great-neices, Shelly Smith of Lisbon and Heather (Trent) Ruthrauff and her children, Tate and Calee; one stepson, James Volosin of Roanoke, Virginia.

There will be no services or calling hours. Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home, Salem.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alchemy Acres Animal Shelter, 1859 Depot Road, Salem, OH 44460, or to the Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Drive, Green, OH 44685.

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