Rebecca “Becky” A. Domencetti

SALEM – Rebecca “Becky” A. Domencetti, 76, of Salem, Ohio, died at 4:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at the St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Youngstown, where she had been a patient.

She was born on Sept. 14, 1937 in Salem, Ohio, a daughter of the late Gustav Bonfert and Mildred (Moore) Bonfert and had resided in Salem and previously in Centerport, New York.

Becky had been a life guard, elementary teacher and worked at the Greenlawn Public Library in Centerport, N.Y., retiring in 2001 before she and her husband returned to the Salem area. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Salem and a longtime member of the Centerport United Methodist Church in Centerport, N.Y.

She had also been a member of the Women’s Circles in New York and the 3-M’s Class and Health and Home Circle in Salem. Becky loved flower gardening, traveling throughout the world, sailing, cooking/baking and reading. But she especially enjoyed being a wife, mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Domencetti of Salem, whom she married on Sept. 6, 1958; four children, Jamae (Peter) Tschenkel of Sterling, Va., Charles (Maria) Domencetti of Centerport, N.Y., Karen (Tim) Lyons of Warrenton, Va., and Ann-Marie (Tom) Chang of Kings Park, N.Y.

She is also survived by a brother, James (Judy) Bonfert of Salem, Ohio and grandchildren; Julianne (Jason) (Tschinkel) Brown, Nicole Tschinkel, Daniel Tschinkel, Arianna Domencetti, Jessica Domencetti and Ethan Chang.

A memorial service will take place at a future announced date. Memorial contributions can be made in Becky’s honor to the First United Methodist Church of Salem at 244 South Broadway Ave., Salem, OH 44460. Friends and family may sign the guest register online at Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Salem, OH (330) 337-6363.


(Paid obituary)

Rebecca “Becky” A. Domencetti

SALEM – Rebecca “Becky” A. Domencetti, 76, of Salem died Saturday morning at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Youngstown.

Arrangements are pending at Brown Funeral Home. Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at