Dolores Laukhart 1934-2017

WARREN — Dolores “Dee” Laukhart, 83, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at Trumbull Regional Health Center.

She was born July 3, 1934, in Warren, the daughter of Vincent F. and Sylvia Colangelo.

She was a 1952 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School.

She had previously worked at the Lordstown Ordinance Depot as a military secretary and at the House of Fashion in downtown Warren.

Dolores was a member of St. Mary Church in Warren.

She was a member of two ladies card clubs. She enjoyed socializing with her friends, going to garage sales, shopping, wintering at Jamaica Bay in Fort Myers, Fla. and especially spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Howard “Herbert” Laukhart of Warren, whom she married Nov. 26, 1955, and with whom she had just recently celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary together; two children, Herb W. Laukhart of Newton Falls and Mary Beth (Blaine) Bansky of Howland; three grandchildren, Madison, Rachel and Luke Laukhart; sister-in-law, Faye Laukhart of Warren; and nephews, Robert K. Laukhart of Warren and Vincent R. Colangelo and his children, Giavonna, Maxx, Antonio and Dominic of Houston.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two infant sons, David Allen and John Joseph Laukhart; a brother, Robert H. Colangelo; and in-laws, Howard and Dorothy Laukhart.

Family and friends may call 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483. A Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday, at St. Mary Church in Warren, with the Rev. Michael D. Balash officiating. Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery in Bazetta.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made, in Dolores’ name, to St. Mary Church, 232 Seneca Ave. NE, Warren, Ohio 44481.

Family and friends may visit to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Laukhart family.

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