Lisbon - Valli C. Ieropoli, 68, passed away early Monday morning in the emergency department at East Liverpool City Hospital following a sudden illness.
Born November 7, 1949 in Salem, she was a daughter of the late Carmen P. and Mildred M. (Mobley) Ieropoli.
She worked at the Morning Journal and previously at Kitchen and Bath World in Canfield and the Farm & Dairy.
She will be deeply missed by her family and friends. She was a devoted mother and grandmother to her children Allan Joseph and Rebecca Joseph, both of Lisbon, and Jeffrey Walter of Salem; two grandchildren: Carmen Phillips and Caden Clark. She leaves her sister Mary Ann Bacon of Hanoverton, and a brother, Nicky Ieropoli of Lisbon as well as her nephews Michael Dutton and Jesse Ieropoli.
A member of St. George Catholic Church and the Lisbon Eagles Aerie 2216 Ladies Auxiliary, she will be remembered as a hard worker and a reliable caregiver to those in need. She enjoyed reading and wrote in her journal every day. She also enjoyed music and attended many concerts. A 1968 graduate of David Anderson High School, she had been a majorette and a member of the National Honor Society.
There will be a memorial service at 7:00 PM Wednesday at the Weber Funeral Home with the Rev. Robert Edwards officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:30 PM until the time of the service.