Ann K. DeMarco 1937-2013

LIBERTY – Ann Kathryn Praznik DeMarco, 75, of Liberty, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013, at the home of her son following a short illness.

She was born Sept. 30, 1937, to George Sr. and Katherine Crossman Praznik of Hubbard.

Mrs. DeMarco was a 1955 graduate of Hubbard High School, who previously held jobs at Strouss and as a telephone operator for Ohio Bell.

She married her husband, Rinaldo “Nano” DeMarco, on Sept. 6, 1958. She retired in 1993 from her position as director of communications at the former Warren General Hospital in Warren. She held residence in Liberty until her death.

She leaves her son, Ronald (Marsha) DeMarco of Liberty; three grandchildren, Dominick, Madison and Victoria; and two brothers, George (Nancy) Praznik of Hubbard and Frank (Madeline) Praznik of Sewickley, Pa.

Mrs. DeMarco was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years; her parents; two sisters, Helen and Bernice; and two brothers, Joseph and Nicholas.

Funeral services will be held at 9:15 a.m. Friday at the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home and 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church. Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Hubbard Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Ann to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Boardman, OH 44512.

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