Roberta J. Volosin

SALEM- Roberta J. Volosin, 79, died at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at the Salem Regional Medical Center. She was born June 3, 1935 in Leetonia, a 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; a niece, Kathleen (Lee) McMillan of Lisbon; two great-nieces, Shelly Smith of Lisbon and Heather (Trent) Ruthrauff and her children, Tate and Calee; and one step-son, James Volosin of Roanoke, Va.

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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