Bertha Blocksom

RAVENNA, Ohio – Bertha (Bertie) J. Blocksom, 77, passed away July 7, 2014, at Robinson Memorial Hospital, Ravenna.

Born June 2, 1937, in Board-man, she was the daughter of the late Walter E. and Zelda Watkins.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A. John Blocksom.

Survivors include her daughters, Kathryn Giacomino of Swanton, Ohio, Debra Gallo of Salem, Amy Gallo of Akron, and Karen Hurd of Kent; her son, Robert Hurd of Stow, Ohio; and seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 14, 2014, at Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home, Lisbon, with the funeral service following at 1 p.m., with Pastor Pedro Paniagua officiating. Private burial follows in Lisbon Cemetery.

Bertha Blocksom

RAVENNA – Bertha J. “Bertie” Blocksom, 77, formerly of Lisbon, passed away at 3:50 a.m. Monday, July 7, 2014, at Robinson Memorial Hospital.

Arrangements are pending at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home, Lisbon.