Willa I. Ball 1926-2013

HUBBARD – Willa I. “Noots” Ball, 86, died Tuesday afternoon, May 14, 2013, at Hospice House.

She was born June 17, 1926, in Hubbard, the daughter of Angelo LaCivita and Florence Kohl. Her stepmother, Alice Kohl, also helped raise her.

Noots was a cafeteria manager for Hubbard Local Schools. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Parish Council.

Survivors include three daughters, Suzanne Frank of Orlando, Fla., Alice Manning of Youngstown and Victoria Dettore of New Castle, Pa.; two sons, Anthony and Timothy, both of Hubbard; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dorothy Bernard and Ruth Carano; and two brothers, James and John LaCivita.

Noots was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony J. Ball Jr., and four siblings.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick Church in Hubbard, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Arrangements are being handled by the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home.