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Charles "Bud" Janofa Obituary

Salem, Ohio - January 12, 2019

SALEM, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) - Charles “Bud” Janofa, age 80, of Salem, died at 5:00 a.m. Saturday, January 12, 2019, at the Caprice Health Center in North Lima. 

He was born June 30, 1938 in Washingtonville, the son of the late Russell and Lucille (Varner) Janofa. 

Bud was an assembler for the former E. W. Bliss Company and retired after 25 years. Bud was a vendor at Rogers and Four Seasons Flea Markets and enjoyed spending time with the patrons. 

He was a member of the Salem Athletic Booster Club and was an avid Salem Sports fan. 

For over 30 years, Bud was a mainstay at Reilly Stadium and John Cabas Gymnasium supporting athletes of Salem. Bud loved to watch his grandchildren compete in sports. 

He was a veteran of the United States Navy.

Survivors include his wife, Robin (Andre) Janofa whom he married June 6, 2006; two sons, Timothy (Andrea) Janofa of Gilbert, Arizona and David (Kelly) Janofa of Salem; three daughters, Deanna (Mike) Dunaway of Canfield, Leanna Cameron of Salem and Debbie (Harvey) Price of Salem; 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

A sister, Peg Gallo also preceded him in death.

Calling hours will be held from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 17 at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.  

There will be no services held.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Salem Athletic Booster Club, 1200 East 6th Street, Salem, Ohio 44460.