Linda D. Ballas
Age 57, of Canton, passed away Monday evening in her home. She was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., a daughter of the late Jack and Irene (Shepherd) Coughlin, and had been a Canton resident 30 years. Linda was a 1974 graduate of Mayfield High School.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Sean Louis Velenyi and Samuel Lee Ballas. Survived by her sister, Debbie Bakos, of Lyndhurst, Ohio; her brother and sister-in-law, D. Pat and Susan Coughlin, of Largo, Fla.; two nephews, Patrick (and his wife, Jill) and Matt Coughlin; her long-time companion, Jeff Adams; her very special friends, Jean Friesel and Timmy Labus; and many beloved friends and loves along the way.
A Gathering for family and friends will be held Sat. from 2-3 p.m. in the Family Center of Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home.
Gordon, (330) 456-4766
Published in The Repository on Feb. 13, 2014