Rebecca L. Platt 1952-2013

NILES – Rebecca LaVerne Platt, 60, died at 4:40 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center.

She was born Jan. 24, 1952, in Warren, the daughter of William A. and Mildred Mahood Platt.

Becky, as she was known to her family and friends ,was a lifelong area resident and was a home care aid in the health care business. She enjoyed playing bingo and the time she spent with her family and friends.

Becky is survived by her life companion of 27 years, Greg Vanderhoff; sister, Hazel (Nick) Schunlo of Champion; sister-in-law, Anita Platt; nephew, Doyle Platt of Warren; two nieces, Violet Platt and Michelle Kicukla, both of Niles; and several great-nieces and -nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, John Platt; and a sister, Julie Platt.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Holloway-Williams Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 611 Robbins Ave., Niles. Calling hours will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Niles City Cemetery.

Condolences can be emailed to hollowaywilliamsfh@sbcglobal.net.

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