The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

December 8, 2012

Miriam L. Dumitras

Star Beacon

COLEBROOK TOWNSHIP — Miriam Lucille Dumitras, age 86, died at her home peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012.

She was born Feb. 10, 1926, in Springfield, Ohio, the daughter of Charles Harford and Eula Carol Woods Martin. Lucille was married to George Edward Dumitras on Dec. 30, 1945, and lived in Colebrook on the family farm for 55 years.

She was a giving person who took pride in her community. She served on the Colebrook Home Coming Committee, volunteered her time with the American Red Cross and worked with the County Election Board as a poll worker. She was a member of the Albino Rebekah Lodge #773, Grand Valley Interfaith Counsel and Colebrook United Methodist Church. 

She is survived by her son, John Edward Dumitras of Colebrook; sister, Dorothy Smith of Fairborn, Ohio; grandson, Devin (Eimi) Novak of Okanuma, Japan; and three great-grandchildren.

She was prececed in death by her husband, George; son, David Dumitras; and a sister, Elizabeth Frank.

Funeral Service will be held 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11th, at PAINE-GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, 140 E. Main St., Orwell, with Pastor Laurie Evinsky officiating. Burial will take place at Colebrook Township North Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., with a 3:30 p.m. Service by Albino Rebekah Lodge #773 and 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10th, at the Funeral Home.

Memorial Contributions can be made to Colebrook United Methodist Church, 7925 State Rt. 46, Orwell, Ohio 44076. Envelopes available at the funeral home.

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