NEW MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – A memorial Mass will be celebrated today at the Holy Rosary Church in Lowellville for Helen (Tabak) Skripac, 87, who died Monday, dec 19, 2011 at Assumption Village.
Helen was born Sept. 18, 1924, the daughter of John and Mary Bobko Tabak.
She was a homemaker, a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in New Middletown.
Her husband, Anthony Skripac, whom she married Nov. 24, 1945, died Dec. 25, 1977.
She is survived by her son, Paul (Kathy) Skripac of Boardman; three grandchildren, Brian (Jennifer) Skripac, Joe (Jen, Ohiony) Rachic and Chad Rachic; five great-grandchildren, Nathan Skripac, Abigale Skripac, Ryan, Mark and Ben Rachic; and a son-in-law, Sy Rachic.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Marilyn Rachic; a sister, Mary Kovach; and four brothers, John, Mike, George and Andrew Tabak.
Burial will follow at Holy Rosary Cemetery