Irene E. Gbur

LISBON — Irene E. Gbur, 91, formerly of state Route 45, passed away at 12:08 p.m. Wednesday at the Salem Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family.

Born Sept. 26, 1926, in West Point, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Francsek) Mellon.

She was a member of St. George Catholic Church.

Her husband, Steve Joseph Gbur Jr., whom she married June 28, 1952, preceded her in death on April 16, 1992.

She also was preceded in death by her son, Dennis Gbur.

Survivors include her daughters, Deborah (Chris) Shivers of Lisbon, Carol (Richard) Blair of North Lima and Sharon (Dean) Ervin of Columbus; a son, Steve (Carol) Gbur of Garrettsville; two sisters, Elizabeth Chamberlain of Lisbon and Mary Mitchell of Moorpark, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. George Catholic Church with the Rev. Father Stephen Wassie officiating. Burial will follow at Lisbon Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Ave., SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

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