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Frances V. Dunlap 1934-2019

NEWTON FALLS — Frances Viola Dunlap, 85, of Newton Falls, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at the Country Club Rehabilitation Campus in Newton Falls, with her family by her side.

Viola, as she was so lovingly known, was born on March 3, 1934, in Leechburg, Pa., the daughter of the late George William and Frances Viola Bolinger Witter. She had lived in Newton Falls most of her life.

Viola graduated in 1952 from Newton Falls High School.

She was employed as a bank teller for Union Savings & Loan for 30 years. She was a beloved Sunday school teacher at the First Church of God in Newton Falls. She always considered all the children as her children. They were such a blessing in her life. Viola was a member of the Harvest Point Church of God and she was an avid San Francisco 49ers football fan. Viola enjoyed reading and watching football.

Loving memories of Viola will be carried on by her twin sister, Helen Louise Dunlap of Newton Falls; niece, Debbie Shevel of Boardman; nephew, David (Geri) Dunlap of Newton Falls; great-nieces and great-nephew Amy (Adam) Fields, Phillip (Ashley) Dunlap and Ashley (Chuck) Lines.

“A very special thank you to the aides and nurses at the Country Club Rehabilitation Campus at Newton Falls for their special love and care they gave Aunt Vi.”

Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the funeral home.

Viola will be laid to rest in Newton Falls Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like all donations to go to the Harvest Point Church Building Fund, 6100 Tod Ave. SW, Warren, Ohio 44481, in her memory.

Arrangements have been entrusted to James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, Ohio 44444, 330-872-5440.

Family and friends may view Viola’s obituary online or to send condolences, visit www.jamesfuneralhome inc.com.

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