SWARTZ, Violet R. Zalesny

SWARTZ, Violet R. Zalesny, 92, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Thursday, September 27, 2012, at Park Health in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

She was born April 17, 1920, in Bellaire, Ohio, the daughter of the late Edward and Mary Ross Huchan.

She was a former member of the Church of God in Martins Ferry. She retired from Peterson Hospital in Wheeling.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband Lawrence Zalesny Sr. and her second husband Arthur Swartz; two sisters Margaret Costa and Hazel Bumgardner; and granddaughter Rosemarie Osburn.

Surviving is a son Larry Zalesny Jr. of St. Clairsville, Ohio; stepdaughter Laura Jafarace (Ismet) of Conway, S.C.; grandchildren Sandra and Phil Johnson, Charles and Brenda Zalesny, Craig and Andrea Zalesny, Larry Zalesny Jr., Art and Kim Zalesny; six great grandchildren.

Friends will be received to pay tribute to Violet and to celebrate her life on Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Borkoski Funeral Home, Tiltonsville, Ohio, where the funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Marvin Schooler officiating. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.