HAPPY 90TH BIRTHDAY | Ruth Montella Falconi Eddy


Residence: Assumption Village, North Lima.

Date of birth: March 4, 1923, in Youngstown.

Parents: The late Stephen and Mary (Kuntz) Montella.

Siblings: Louise Cerny, Mary Rita DePietro, Joseph Montella and Geraldine Damore. Deceased are Josephine Javorsky and Delores Meranto.

Spouses: Joseph R. Falconi, whom she married April 10, 1944, and Francis J. Eddy, whom she married April 20, 1974. Both are deceased.

Children: Judith Falconi (Joe) Magielski, Nancy Falconi (George) Sinchak, Joseph Falconi Jr., David (Karen) Falconi and Mary R. Falconi (James) Zirkel.

Grandchildren: Nine.

Great-grandchildren: Five.

Education: Graduate of Ursuline High School.

Employment: Was a homemaker and worked in Montella’s grocery store.

Memberships: She was a former member of St. Joseph Church in Austintown and was a member of several card clubs. She volunteered for Meals-on-Wheels.

Celebration: A party was held in her honor March 2.

Other information: She was an excellent cook and baker and collected recipes and cookbooks. She and Mr. Eddy lived in San Diego, Calif., for 10 years before returning to Poland.

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