Dolores J. Bobovnyk 1929-2021

MOGADORE — Dolores Jean Bobovnyk, 92, daughter to the late Carl Gillner and Caroline Rosine Ferguson, passed away Thursday, June 17, 2021, in Mogadore.

She was born Jan. 1, 1929, in Youngstown and graduated from East High School.

Dolores married John A. Bobovnyk in 1951. Dolores and John met as children and grew up together in the same neighborhood. After marrying, she was a committed housewife to John and their two daughters. Dolores was a past member of Richard Brown Memorial Methodist Church while residing in Youngstown. She enjoyed crocheting, reading, cooking and baking.

Dolores leaves behind two daughters and their husbands, Deborah (Earl) Spangenberg and Linda Farley (Bryan Porter); three grandchildren, Robert (Danielle) Hallsky, Michael Bobovnyk (Renee Frank) and Taylor Farley (Matt Harrison); and two great-granddaughters, Bridget Hallsky and Genevieve Hallsky.

Dolores was preceded in death by her husband, John A. “Bobo” Bobovnyk; and her siblings, Alma Bobovynk, Carl Gillner and Paul Gillner.

Friends and family are welcome to gather for a visitation noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at Shriver Allison Courtley Weller King Funeral Home, 292 Madison Ave., Youngstown, OH 44504.

Interment will take place in Belmont Cemetery in Youngstown for immediate family only.

In lieu of sending flowers, the family has asked that you make a contribution to a local animal rescue of your choice.

Arrangements are being handled by The Shriver-Allison-Courtley-Weller-King Funeral Home. Friends and family may view this obituary and share memories and their condolences at www.shriverallisoncourtleyfuneralhome.com.

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