Leona Kromer

MINERAL RIDGE — Leona Kromer, 89, of Niles, died 10:25 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Vista at the Ridge Nursing Home in Mineral Ridge.

She was born Oct. 26, 1927, in Steubenville, the daughter of Leo and Catherine Franko Bard.

Leona was a housewife and homemaker and was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses.

She will be deeply missed by her husband, Richard W. Kromer, whom she married May 1, 1955; her son, Robert (Carole) Kromer of Niles; two brothers, Tom (Loretta) Bard of McDonald and Leo (Anna Mae) Bard of McDonald; two grandchildren, Robert (Marianne) Kromer Jr. of Niles and Kristen (Mathew) Holland of Liberty; and four grandchildren, Donovan Jacob, Kennedy Elizabeth, Haley and Riley Ann.

Leona was preceded in death by her parents, and a sister, Regina Nichols.

Private services will be at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Joseph Rossi & Sons Funeral Home in Niles.

Friends may email condolences and light a candle by visiting www.josephrossifuneralhome.com

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