Sara Stumpo

POLAND – Sara Jane Stumpo, 81, died Sunday.

She was born Sept. 30, 1932, in Monaca, Pa., the daughter of the late John and Mary Rill Theil.

A former Leetonia resident, she retired from the Youngstown Public Library in 1992. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in New Middletown and a former member of the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Poland.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred L. Stumpo, and a brother, John “Jack” Theil.

Survivors include four daughters, Jane Stumpo, Karen Pahanish, Mary Jo Stumpo and Shari Simko; three sisters, Ester Hallaman, Mary Ann Morgan and Susan Snyder; a brother, Robert Theil; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the Zion Lutheran Church with Pastor Larry Klinker officiating. Interment will follow at Oakdale Cemetery in Leetonia. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home, Poland and at the church from 10 a.m. to 10:45 Thursday.

Memorial tributes may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 9803 Sharrott Road, Poland, OH 44514.