Iona G. Libert

LISBON–Iona Gloria Libert, 81, passed away peacefully at 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 at the Continuing Healthcare of Lisbon.

Mrs. Libert was born Sept. 5, 1938 in Tallmadge, Ohio, a daughter of the late Dwight Eldon and Mary Elizabeth (Stahl) Weyand and was one of 13 children.

She had worked at Church Budget and Budget Press, the Neon and Idle Hour Restaurants, and had owned and operated her used furniture store and flea market in Lisbon. She was also a laundry attendant at the Lisbon Laundromat for 15 years.

Her husband, Glenn Libert, whom she married April 5, 1968, preceded her in death June 10, 1995.

She is survived by her daughter, Rose (Jim) DeBray of Milford, Kan.; sons, Nathan (Vickie) Latshaw of East Liverpool, David (Kim) Latshaw of Leetonia, Allen Latshaw, Charles Latshaw, Glenn Libert and Ralph Libert, all of Lisbon; sisters, Alice Smoot of Akron and Mary Brown of Georgia; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with the Rev. Norm Eckert of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church officiating. Private burial will take place at the Lisbon Cemetery at a later date.

The family will receive friends and guests from 4 p.m. until the time of services Sunday at the funeral home.

Friends may also view Iona’s memorial tribute page, share memories and send condolences at www.eells-leggett-stauffer.com.