Lorain- Sylvia Salva (nee: Tsaknis), 76, passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2010.
Sylvia was born in Campbell, Ohio on October 30, 1933 to her parents, John and Kalotina (nee: Mougrou) Tsaknis. She was raised in Campbell and graduated from Memorial High School, Class of 1951. Sylvia married Miguel A. Salva in 1953, they moved to Lorain and raised six children. She was employed as a medical receptionist, a retail clerk at Hills Department Store and a podiatrist assistant. Sylvia was a member of Church on the North Coast where she enjoyed volunteering her time in childrens ministry and she enjoyed reading, classic movies, embroidery and puzzles
She is survived by her children, Nicholas Salva of Lorain, OH, Michael Salva of New Philadelphia, OH, John M. Salva of Lorain, OH, Irenee Salva of Sheffield Lake, OH, Kelly DiLuciano of Sheffield Village, OH and David G. Salva of Lorain, OH; brother, Michael Tsaknis of Youngstown, OH; nine grandchildren; and thirteen great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Kalotina Tsaknis; brothers, Nicholas and Peter Tsaknis.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, (440)244-1961 on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 from 4:00 8:00 PM. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, September 23, 2010 at Church on the North Coast, 4125 Leavitt Rd., Lorain, OH 44053, Pastor Louis Kayatin, officiating. A private graveside service will be held at a later date at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon. Memorial donations may be made in Sylvias name at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 3:17:14 AM