SALEM - Mildred M. (Dimko) Himmelspach, 90, of Salem died Sunday morning August 5, 2012 at the Salem Community Hospital.
She was born July 13, 1922 in Petersburg, Ohio the daughter of the late David and Lola (Wagner) White. Mrs. Himmelspach was employed by the Lyle Printing Company and a mailer for the Farm and Dairy Paper for 10 years retiring in 1977. She attended Uniontown High School in Uniontown, was a member of Saint Paul Catholic Church and the Gold Star Auxiliary of Salem V.F.W. Post 892.
Her husband, Francis A. Himmelspach, whom she married November 5, 1976, preceded her in death on January 2, 2003.
Survivors include a son, Stephen R. (Jo) Dimko of Salem; 4 sisters, Jean Howell of Germano, Ohio, Faye McAfee of Hopedale, Ohio, Frances Thompson of Scio, Ohio and JoAnn (Edward) McAfee of Jewett, Ohio; a brother, Donald White of Hopedale, Ohio; 3 granddaughters, Rhonda (Jeff) Pezzano of Temperance, Michigan, Shelli (Russ) Davidson of Mineral Ridge, Ohio and Jodi (Tim) Jackson of Lisbon, Ohio; a grandson, Christopher (Christine) Brady of Salem; 11 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.
Mrs. Himmelspach was preceded in death by her 1st husband, Stephen J. Dimko, on December 15, 1956, a sister, Dorothy Lenkey and a brother, Mervin White.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the Saint Paul Catholic Church with Father Robert Edwards officiating. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 6 to 8:00 p.m. at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. A prayer service will be held Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady's Purse, 935 East State Street, Salem, Ohio 44460 or Crossroads Hospice.