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Mary Ann (Klesch) Wardle

May 22, 1937 ~ October 27, 2018 (age 81)

HUBBARD A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday October 31, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Roman Catholic Church with Rev. Joseph Rudjak officiating for Mary Ann Wardle, 81, who died Saturday morning October 27, 2018 at Hospice House. She was born May 22, 1937 in Campbell, a daughter of Charles R. and Mary Botsko Klesch and had lived in Hubbard for over 40 years.

Mrs. Wardle, a homemaker, had worked at the New Manhattan in Hubbard from 2011-2012. She attended Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Roman Catholic Church in Youngstown. Mary Ann was a member of the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home Candle Glow Support Group and enjoyed fishing, sewing, crocheting, hiking, dune buggy riding, collecting antiques, baking, cooking and looked forward to going to church every Saturday.

Her husband, David W. Wardle, whom she married April 4, 1970, died July 10, 2001.

Mary Ann Leaves two sons, Bryan Young and his wife Kimberly of Chaumont, NY and John Young and his wife Paula of Hubbard; two daughters, Alice Connelly and her husband Tom of Hubbard and Marilyn McClung and her husband Al of Hubbard; two stepsons, David Wardle and Dale Wardle; three brothers, Raymond Klesch of Washington, Richard Klesch of Poland and David Klesch of Washington; three sisters, Janice Oberholtzer of New Middletown, Betsy Klesch of Colorado and Debbie Bacon of North Jackson; 7 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, James Young; a stepson Daniel Wardle and a grandson, Dale Wardle and a brother, Charles Klesch.

Family and friends may call on Wednesday October 31, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon at Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Roman Catholic Church.

Memorial donations may be made to Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Roman Catholic Church, 421 Covington St., Youngstown, OH 44510.

Mary Ann’s family would like to thank Dr. Sammarone and his staff who treated her like family and to all the staff at Hospice House.

Interment will be at Jackson Cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home.

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Donations may be made to:

Sts. Peter and Paul Croatian Roman Catholic Church Catholic Church
421 Covington St., Youngstown OH 44510

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