Judi L. Pavelko, 59, of Struthers, died Thursday Morning July 26, 2018 at her home.
She was born December 26, 1958 in Youngstown, Ohio a daughter of Glen E. and Bonnie L. (Fadeley) Leavitt and was a lifelong area resident.
Judi was a 1977 graduate of Poland High School and had attended Penn-Ohio College. She worked as a nurses aide for Park Center.
Judi enjoyed traveling, especially to the ocean destinations of Daytona Beach, The Outer Banks of North Carolina, Virginia Beach, Myrtle Beach, and Key West. Her favorite places were The Dolphin Research Center in Marathon, Florida, and Sea World in Orlando, Florida.
Her husband Robert J. Pavelko, whom she married June 26, 1999 is deceased.
Besides her father of Struthers, she leaves her daughter, Amy (David) Fedor of Struthers; two sons, Frank (Amy) Ciavarella, and Brian (Jessica) Ciavarella both of Struthers; her sister, Cheryl (Gerald) Leavitt Yoho of Kannapolis, North Carolina; a step-daughter, Renee Pavelko of Youngstown; eight grandchildren, Kaye and Gage Moyer, Gia, Ian, and Isabella Ciavarella, and Hannah, Natalie, and Brady Fedor; her nephews and nieces, David Montgomery, Ryan, Garrett Yoho, and Jessica Yow; a great-nephew, Vincent Yow; a great-niece, Brittany Gauer; a great-great niece, Tessa Triguillo; two special friends, Patty Antonelli, and Brenda Nichols. She also leaves many cousins and relatives.
Besides her mother, and her husband, she was preceded in death by her brother-in-law, Gerald Yoho.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday July 30, 2018 at Lake Park Cemetery in Youngstown with Pastor James Berkebile officiating.
Arrangements are by the Davidson-Becker Funeral Home in Struthers.
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