Dorothy M. Kosko

SUMMITVILLE – Dorothy M. Kosko, 81, of Summitville, died Tuesday in Canterbury Villa in Alliance.

She was born Aug. 8, 1932, in Mingo Junction, to John and Mary (Tokar) Ocel.

Mrs. Kosko was co-owner of Kosko Farm Equipment for 36 years with her husband and had been a realtor for Stafford Realty in Minerva. She was a 1951 graduate of Carrollton High School and a member of St. John’s Catholic Church in Summitville.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, John Kosko, whom she married April 11, 1953; two daughters, Sharon (Bernie) Jakubowski of Minerva and Pam (John) Nedelk of Massillon; a brother, John (Elnora) Ocel of Mechanicstown; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Debbie Kosko.

A Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. John’s Catholic Church in Summitville with Father James Lang as celebrant. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday in the Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home in Minerva.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Alliance Visiting Nurse and Hospice.

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