Margaret Babbo, 88, passed away peacefully on June 7, 2019. She was born March 7, 1931 in Akron to the late John and Margaret Brodie. Margaret was the youngest 88-year-old around. Her favorite times were those spent with family & friends. She was a very strong, sweet, and beautiful person and was a great role model to her children and grandchildren. We will all miss her very much.
In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Dominic; sister, Mary Agnes “Mingy” (Tom) Carroll; and son, Stephen. She is survived by her son, Scott (Linda Olds) Babbo; daughter, Stephanie (Mark) Walker; grandchildren, Joe (Sarah) and Josh Walker, Andy, Brodie, and Bryan Babbo, and Angela (Jeff) Mangione; great-grandchildren Leo and Etta; and former daughters-in-law, Jan Babbo & Elaine Nicholson.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 7 P.M. on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. (SR619), Akron, Ohio 44319 with Pastor Jim Gindlesberger officiating. Family and friends may call on Thursday from 5 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Inurnment will take place at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Margaret’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to the American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate, PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693. To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
American Heart Association Great Rivers Affiliate
PO Box 15120, Chicago IL 60693