GIRARD, Ohio – Catherine M. Wyko, 96, passed away peacefully early Monday morning, November 14, 2016, at ValleyCare Northside Medical Center in Youngstown, following a brief illness.
Catherine was born August 7, 1920, in Girard, a daughter of the late Joseph and Caroline DiCesare Sabino and was a lifelong area resident.
She worked for many years at Warren General Hospital.
Catherine was a member of St. Rose Church in Girard.
She leaves to cherish her memory, two sons, Jack (Donna) Wyko of Warren and Joe Wyko of Hartford; three grandchildren, Cara Ann (Dominic) Venetti, Jim (Mary Beth) Wyko, and Jessica (Joe) Bradbury; five great-grandchildren; four sisters, Jean Mislai of Girard, Mary Ann Adams of Karns City, Pennsylvania, Lucille Chiodo of West Middlesex, Pennsylvania and Joann Biamonte of Girard and many nieces, nephews and extended family members.
A daughter, Donna Jean Wyko; a sister, Frances Trombetta and three brothers, Peter, John and Louis Sabino, preceded Catherine in death.
Family and friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 18, at Kinnick Funeral Home, 222 S. State St., Girard.
Family and friends may also call from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m., Saturday, November 19, at the funeral home, where funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m.
Entombment will follow at Girard City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Catherine’s family suggests memorial contributions be made in Catherine’s name to St. Rose Church, 48 E. Main Street, Girard, Ohio 44420.
Please visit kinnickfuneralhome.com to view and share this obituary, and to send condolences online to Catherine’s family.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, November 16 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.