WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) - Julia Mikusevich, 89, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at her daughter's residence.
She was born January 11, 1929, in Port Homer, Ohio, the daughter of the late John and Julia Bilchak.
She was a graduate and head majorette of Warren G. Harding High School.
She was a homemaker.
Julia was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish (St. James Church) in Warren.
She was Chairperson of the PTA for a number of years, Club President of the Happy Hearts Junior Tamburitzan a member of the Emblem Club serving as president for one year and their organist.
She was a seamstress and enjoyed gardening, dancing, music playing the piano and especially passing on her musical talents to her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Fran Vega of Niles, Jeff J. (Donna) Mikusevich of Howland, Greg P. (Suzy) Mikusevich of Howland and Julana (Deag) Bowman of Lordstown; 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Robert (Helen) Bilchak of Howland and Joseph Bilchak and two sisters, Susan Welch of Warren and Betty Salcone formerly of Warren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank A “Cowboy” Mikusevich whom she married November 27, 1948 and passed away January 25, 2011; a son, Frank M. “Uncle Frank” Mikusevich; three brothers and four sisters.
Family and friends may pay their respects Friday, December 7, 2018, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483 and Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish/St. James Church, 2532 Burton Street, Warren, Ohio 44484.
A service will be Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 11:30 a.m. at the church.
Burial will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Warren.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to keep the music going in Julia’s name to Happy Hearts Junior Tamburitzan c/o of the funeral home, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to sign the guestbook and send condolences to Julia’s family.
A television tribute will air Friday, December 7 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.