MELLOTT-PLESKA, Julia "Jay", 96, of Westerville, OH, formerly of Wintersville, passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013, at her home.
She was born February 7, 1916, in Webster, PA, a daughter of the late Michael and Julia Dziak Fritch.
Jay was a member of Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Harper Mellott; second husband, Michael Pleska; three sisters, Ann Kosar, Mary Yashko and Susanna Babela; and two brothers, Charles and Michael Fritch Surviving are her daughter, Helen (Skip) Bednarczyk, of Columbiana, OH; son William "Bill" (Barbara) Mellott, of Westerville, OH; four grand children, Justin Mellott, Dr. Kyra Dawson, Lara Mellott- Curnutte and Abby Jett; two great grandchildren, Atticus Mellott and Evie Curnutte; sister, Helen Minnick, of Wintersville, OH; and brother, George Fritch, of Dixon, CA.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville, on Thursday 6-8 p.m. and on Friday at Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church from 12:30 p.m. until the time of funeral service at 1 p.m. with Fr. Gregory Thompson officiating. Parastas service Thursday 7 p.m. Burial at Fort Steuben.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com