Victoria Theresa Mientus, 1930-2019

YOUNGSTOWN — Victoria Theresa Mientus, 88, formerly of McDonald, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at Park Vista.

Victoria was born Nov. 13, 1930, in Uniontown, Pa., the daughter of Joseph and Alexandra Babel Krzysiak.

Victoria retired from Commercial Intertech. She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in McDonald.

Victoria was an avid crossword puzzle enthusiast, with her favorite being those in The Vindicator. She also enjoyed ballroom dancing, and especially polka dancing.

Victoria always cherished family, friends and neighbors.

She leaves to cherish her in their memories, her children, Bernard (Ann) Mientus, of Painesville, Michael (Amy) Mientus of Illinois and Teresa (Roger) Gober of Niles; a sister, Bertha; her grandchildren, Dr. Emily (Miles) Wickersham, Miranda (Matt) Wesley and Lynnette Mientus; and a great-grandson, Elijah Alan.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Martin J. Mientus, who died Sept. 30, 1996.

The family will receive relatives and friends noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Blackstone Funeral Home, Girard, followed by a 2 p.m. memorial service.

Victoria will be laid to rest in All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, next to her husband.

In lieu of flowers, please make a financial contribution to a community food bank of your choosing or to Hospice Ohio Living, who were so helpful to the family, at 6715 Tippecanoe Road, Bldg E, Suite 2, Canfield, Ohio 44406. There are so many who need assistance and it would be greatly appreciated by the food bank and Hospice.

Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send any condolences to the family.

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