MINERAL RIDGE - Minnie E. Wolford, 44, passed away peacefully at 9:55 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at the home of her sister in Hubbard.
Minnie was born May 9, 1970, in Youngstown, the daughter of Dale and Patricia Durig Wolford, and had lived in this area all her life.
Minnie graduated from the Fairhaven program and was employed at the Fairhaven workshop until 2008. She loved listening to music and watching movies on the television, going out to eat at several area restaurants and being with her family.
She was a member of St. Mary's Church in Mineral Ridge.
Minnie is survived by four sisters and seven brothers, Kathy (Don) Garland of Liberty Township, Cindy Alvarez of Mineral Ridge, Debra Wolford and Dr. Michael Turkali of McDonald, Karen (Brian) Lengyel of Lordstown, Joseph (Patricia) Wolford of Idaho, Frank (Teri) Wolford of Salem, Donald Wolford of McDonald, David Wolford of Warren, Leonard (Sandra) Wolford of Columbus, John (Cheri) Wolford of McDonald and Paul (Becky) Wolford of McDonald; 26 nieces and nephews; and 21 great-nieces and -nephews.
Minnie was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Glen and Jerald Wolford.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Stephen Church with the Rev. Thomas Kraszewski officiating. Burial was in St. Stephen Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home.
The family requests that material contributions be made to the Fairhaven Foundation, 420 Lincoln Way, Niles, OH 44446.
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