Tribute: Ruby J. Mehocic

December 1, 2016 Obituary

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Ruby J. Mehocic, 90 of Youngstown died early Thursday morning, December 1, at Omni Manor Health Care Center.

Ruby was born July 27, 1926 in Ontario, Canada, a daughter of the late John C. and Rubina L. (Watson) Johnstone.

She came to this area as a child and graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1944.

Her husband, Lewis E. Mehoci whom she married February 25, 1972, died April 21, 2011.

She leaves her daughter, Sandra J. Lagnese of Austintown; a son, Craig (Hansa Desai) Lagese of Palmdale, California; three grandchildren, Robert J. (Devyn) Tullio, Michelle (Thomas) Bailey, Ashley Lagese; two great-grandchildren, Justin Mondok, Robert D. Tullio and one great-great grandson, Robert J. Tullio. Ruby also leaves a brother, Robert (Christine) Johnstone of Canfield.

Besides her parents and her husband, Ruby was preceded in death by four brothers, Jack Johnstone, Stanley Johnstone, Bill Johnstone and Rodney Johnstone.

Per Ruby’s wishes there will be private services for the family and she will be laid to rest next to her husband at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lane Family Funeral Homes, Anstrom Chapel, Boardman.

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