Josephine Mary Faith Obituary

September 1, 2017 Obituary

Josephine Mary Faith, Salem, Ohio - obit

SALEM, Ohio – Josephine Mary Faith, age 81, died at 7:15 p.m. Friday, September 1, 2017, at the Calcutta Health Care Center.

She was born October 19, 1935 in Salem, the daughter of the late George and Mary (Grunick) Holisky.

Josephine was a 1953 graduate of Leetonia High School.

She worked as a packer for the Lyle Printing Company of Salem for 13 years.

She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Leetonia, the Salem Slovak Club and the Heritage Inn.

She is survived by one son, William Faith, Jr. of Rogers; lifelong close friend, Kevin Shaffer of Rogers; one brother, Ed Holisky of Columbiana and one grandson, Jonathon Shaffer of East Palestine.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Joseph, George and John Holisky and five sisters, infant, Mary Catherine, Ann Syppko, twin sister, Joann Wright, Margaret Andrich and Mary Catherine LaMorticella.

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 7, 2017, at the St. Paul Catholic Church in Salem with Father Jeffrey Mickler, SSP.

Calling hours will be Wednesday, September 6, 2017, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park Cemetery in Beloit.

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent online at