ALLIANCE, Ohio – A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 16 at St. Dominic Church for Mary Elizabeth Hosa, 86, who passed away Sunday, December 11, 2016.
Mary was born on January 20, 1930 in Alliance, Ohio. She was the daughter of Aloysius and Anna (Restle) Scheetz.
She was a graduate of Ursuline High School.
On February 9, 1952 she married her best friend and love of her life, Robert Hosa and they shared 64 years together.
Mary was a secretary at the Scheetz Lumber Company.
She was a past member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, a member of St. Dominic Church and their Altar & Rosary Society.
Mary enjoyed playing cards and belongs to several card groups. She was talented in flower arranging and loved to decorate for the holidays. She also enjoyed cooking for her family gathering.
Despite her illness, she was able to maintain her sense of humor.
To cherish her memory, she leaves behind her devoted husband, Robert; son, Michael of Boardman; daughter, Carol (Dan) Cibock of South Carolina; grandchildren, Janelle (Paul Bartholomy) of North Carolina and Benjamin of South Carolina.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by daughter, Janet; three sisters, Geraldine, LaVerne, Jane and a brother, Jim.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Ohio Living Hospice and her recent caretaker, Yvette, for all their attention and care to Mary in her time of need.
Friends may call from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 16 at St. Dominic Church. Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery.
Mary’s family requests that material contributions be made to Ohio Living Hospice, 6715 Tippecanoe Road Building E, Suite 201, Canfield, Ohio 44406 in her honor.
Friends may visit www.foxfuneralhome.org to view the obituary and send the family condolences.
A television tribute will air Thursday, December 15 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.