YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Karla M. Goncalves, 63, Youngstown, departed this life on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, in St. Elizabeth Health Care Center.

Karla was born on July 12, 1959, in Youngstown, a daughter of Raymond D. Wagner and Mattie M. Jones.

She was a graduate of South High School in 1977 and was employed by the Youngstown Developmental Center in Mineral Ridge.

Karla’s hobbies were traveling, visiting with family and friends, going to the movies, going out for dinner, getting her hair and nails done, fashion and home decor.

She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Manuel R. Goncalves; grandchildren, Jerimiah and Annalise Goncalves of Youngstown, Ohio; siblings, Cheryl A. Mobley and Annette L. Wagner, both of Atlanta, Georgia, Duane A. Powell of Youngstown, Ohio, Lamont D. Wagner of Murietta. California, Edgar A. Wagner of Charlotte, North Carolina, Alise M. Mendez of San Antonio, Texas and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Ramond Wagner, Jr.

Funeral service will be Monday, March 27, 2023, at 1:00 p.m., at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home.

Friends may call from 12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

Please remember to wear your mask over your mouth and nose when entering the building.

We were honored to serve the family during this bereavement time and we thank you for the honor. Please know that we will continue to keep you in prayers.

A television tribute will air Sunday, March 26 at the following approximate times: 8:58 a.m. on FOX and 9:58 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.