McDIFFITT, Ethel J. (Cika)

McDIFFITT, Ethel J. (Cika), 94, of Martins Ferry, OH, died April 15, 2014.

She was born October 15, 1919, in Martins Ferry, a daughter of the late John and Emerencia (Kadi) Cika.

She was retired from the Altman Hospital, Canton, OH. Ethel was a Methodist by faith and a member of the Seniors Citizens of Martins Ferry.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence Hope and William F. McDiffitt; brothers, Ernie, John and Frank Cika; sisters, Emma Koontz, Erma Best and Elaine Vargo.

Surviving are her sisters, Edna Kenzora of Cleveland, OH and Irene Dobbs of Bridgeport, OH.

Private graveside services will be held at Riverview Cemetery, Martins Ferry with Rev. Van D. Fisher officiating.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.heslop.com.