ALLIANCE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Myrtle Evelyn Mikes, 92, of Alliance, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at 12:30 a.m. at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born in Sistersville, West Virginia, April 18, 1929 to William and Minnie (Grimm) Light who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Mikes lived most of her life in the Alliance area.
She is survived by daughters, Connie (Raymond) Leek and Brenda Mikes-Sotcan; sons, Robert (Cindy) Wells, Raymond Mikes Jr., Larry (Cheri) Mikes, Ronald Mikes, Donald Mikes, Rick (Malene) Mikes and Andrew Wells; 22 grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren and her very special dog Mojo.
In addition to her parents Mrs. Mikes was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond G Mikes, Sr., whom she married November 5, 1948; sons, Jerry L., Darrell E. and William E. Mikes; grandchildren, William J. Mikes, Brandy Renicker and Jason Renicker; sister, Martha Hammel; brothers, Johnny, Tom and Gail Light; daughters-in-law, Susan Mikes and Roxanne Mikes; and son-in-law John Thomas “Tom” Sotcan.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 23, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at Dean’s Funeral Home in Sebring where the funeral service will begin at 12:00 Noon.
Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in Alliance City Cemetery following the funeral.
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A television tribute will air Wednesday, July 21 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.