Donna Babinka

MERCER, Pa. – Donna Babinka, 69, of Mercer, Pa., died Friday at St. Cloud Regional Medical Center in Florida.

Born Sept. 14, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Freda (Rockenhauser) McCoy.

Mrs. Babinka was a member of the East Fairfield United Methodist Church. She had been employed as an upholsterer at Stearns and Foster in East Palestine.

Survivors include her husband, Theodore Babinka, whom she married Nov. 28, 2004; two daughters, Dawn Wahl of Charleston, S.C., and Kristy Hoprich of Lisbon; three sisters, Patty Garwood of Leetonia, Pam Moore of East Palestine and Ruth Byers of Salem; four brothers, Richard McCoy and Paul McCoy, both of Negley, Ron McCoy of East Liverpool and Michael McCoy of Lisbon; and two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at noon Friday at the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home in Columbiana with Pastor Paul Bartholomew officiating.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. to the time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Entombment will be at Crest Haven Memorial Gardens in New Waterford.

Memorial tributes may be made to the American Heart Association, 840 Southwestern Run, Youngstown, Ohio 44514.

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