Lucille E. Hames 1936-2021

YOUNGSTOWN — Lucille E. Hames, 85, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021.

Lucille was born Feb. 21, 1936, in New York City, the daughter of Antonio Grima and Mary Bezek.

She was a graduate of Campbell Memorial High School and a lifelong area resident.

She had worked at Hutch Manufacturing for many years.

Lucille belonged to many church groups and was in charge of the St. John / St. Vincent de Paul food sharing program for more than 30 years.

She was an avid Cleveland Indians fan. Lucille loved her cats and dogs, but her greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren.

Her husband, Robert Hames Sr., whom she married June 25, 1953, passed away in 2003.

Lucille will be deeply missed and always remembered by her two sons, Robert Hames Jr. of Maryland and Jeff (Diana) Hames of Pittsburgh; her grandchildren, Alicia McFall, Bobby and Michael Hames and Jeffery, Emilee and Adam Hames; and her siblings, George Grima, Loretta “Cookie” DeGeare, John Grima, Mary “Butterball” Duquette and Chuck Grima.

Besides her parents and her husband, Robert, she was preceded in death by her son, John Hames.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish at St. John Catholic Church, with the Rev. John Trimbur officiating.

The Hames family has entrusted its loved one to the care of the Wasko Funeral Home and will receive family and friends 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021 at the church.

Visit www.waskofamily.com to view this obituary and send Lucille’s family condolences.

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