Sally Harvan, 98, of Tiffin, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin.
She was born May 23, 1921, in Cleveland, to Andrew and Lottie (Aranosky) Jucha. She married George A. Harvan Sept. 1, 1947.
Beloved wife for 57 years of the late George A. Harvan; dearest mother of Mary Jo (Gary) Koenig and Gayle (Bob) Fiorenza; adoring grandmother of Gary Jr. (Christine) Koenig, Adam Koenig, Anne (Eric) Stoltz and Chas Fiorenza; great-grandmother of Corinne, Tripp and Drew Koenig and Jackson and Quinn Stoltz; loving aunt and friend to many.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Cecelia Pitrone and Henrietta Vasil.
Many knew Sally from her retail positions at Sears, LaSalle’s, Bobbi Gee and Dots. She had a passion for helping others and volunteered at St. Francis Home, the Ritz Theatre and St. Mary Church. Sally was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, its Altar Rosary Society, Daughters of Isabella, St. Francis Auxiliary and Tiffin Garden Club. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, music, reading, dancing, walking and she was known for decorating her walking cane for the holidays. Sally loved her family, and her children and grandchildren were her life.
Friends may visit with the family 11 a.m.-noon Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at St. Francis Home Chapel, Tiffin.
Her funeral Mass will begin at noon at the chapel with the Rev. Frank Murd officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions in memory of Sally to St. Francis Home Activities Fund or St. Francis Home Chapel Fund.
Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.