Linda K. Peruchetti

LISBON — Linda Kay Peruchetti, 71, of State Route 517, died at 6:40 a.m. Thursday at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Peruchetti was born April 23, 1946 in Salem, a daughter of the late James W. “Jim” and Mildred M. (Murray) “Mid” Minton, and had lived in Lisbon all of her life.

A 1964 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, she worked as an administrative assistant at the Columbiana County Treasurer’s Office for 28 years, retiring on June 30, 2011. Prior to that, she worked 18 years at the former Bacon and Cibula Clinic in Lisbon.

She was an active member at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years and her high school sweetheart, Gary Lee Peruchetti, whom she married March 19, 1965; her daughters, Gina (John) Bettis and Jodie (William) Hinchliffe, both of Lisbon; her son, Gary Lee (Dianna) Peruchetti Jr. of Lisbon; her sister, Lisa (Larry) Drerup of Ottawa, Ohio; her brother, William (Barbara) Minton of Burke, Va.; and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Jan Douglas and the Rev. Mark R. Wilds co-officiating. Burial will follow at the Lisbon Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Deacon’s Fund of the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church, 111 East Chestnut St., Lisbon, Ohio 44432 or to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Youngstown, Ohio 44512.

Friends may also view Linda’s memorial tribute page and express condolences online at