SALANCY, Robert T. "Bob", 79, of Wintersville, OH, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at The Laurels of Steubenville.
He was born in Steubenville on July 6, 1933, a son of the late Michael and Julia Kovach Salancy.
He was a 1952 graduate of Steubenville Catholic Central High School, member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Bob was retired from the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier and a member of N.A.R.F.E. (National Association of Retired Federal Employees).
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Michael and Freddie Salancy; sisters, Helen Spence, Mary Waskiawicz and Joann Barrett.
Bob is survived by his wife of 49.5 years, Ella Hudson Salancy; son, Jeff (Julia) Salancy of Salem, OH; grandson, Justin Salancy; many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH on Friday 5-8 p.m. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church on Saturday 10 a.m. with Msgr. Kurt Kemo officiating. (Everyone please meet at church.) Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Vigil service 7:45 p.m.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.