85, of Rootstown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. She was born on Nov. 23, 1928 in Moundsville, W.Va., to Frank and Elizabeth Rhome. Violet enjoyed art, cards, puzzles, quilting, music, and quiet summer evenings spent sitting on her front porch.
Violet is survived by her beloved spouse, Andy Ohman, to whom she was married for 60 years. She is the endeared mother of Andi Frescura of Kent, Vern Ohman of Akron, Andy (Pam) Ohman, Jr. of Massillon, Larry (Diane) Ohman of Rootstown and Louis (Paulette) Ohman of Akron; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Jean Willis of Minerva, and brother, Frank Rhome of Homeworth. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Emmie, Delbert, Betty Jo and Ralph (Toby).
A private service has been held. The family of Violet would like to thank Crossroads Hospice, Robinson Memorial Hospital, Altercare of Brimfield and Emeritus of Ravenna for their caring and support. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Disabled American Veterans (DAV), P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 or
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Bissler & Sons Funeral
Bissler & Sons Funeral Home
628 West Main Street Kent, OH 44240
Published in The Repository on Jan. 19, 2014