HOWLAND – Elisabeth “Chard” DiEugenio, 95, of Warren, died on Saturday evening, December 4, 2021, at Shepherd of the Valley in Howland.
Betty was born on November 5, 1926 in Warren. She was the daughter of Steven L. and Mary Mokri Kosegi, who immigrated from Budapest, Hungary. Betty was a proud first generation citizen and was also proud of her Hungarian heritage.
She graduated from Warren Harding High School in 1945 and has lived in the area all her life.
Betty has had a long professional career, starting at Dar Pharmacy in Warren in her youth, then at Zuga’s grocery store on Niles Road. As an adult, she worked in the Packard Electric division of General Motors for 25 years.
Betty enjoyed bowling, golfing with former Packardites, and watching sports, especially the Cleveland Indians. Most of all, Betty cherished the time spent with her family. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Betty will always remember her daughter, Donna (Jim) Kittle of Warren; three grandchildren, Natalie (Brian) Shaner of Warren, with whom she has made her home for the past 15 years since her husband’s death in 2006, Mackenzie (Kevin) DiVincenzo of San Francisco, Calif., and Matthew J. Kittle of ‘Upper Arlington; three great-grandchildren, Talor M. Shaner of Warren and Jayce M. and Colton J. of San Francisco, California; and her dog, Ellie. Betty also had a lot of cherished nieces and nephews and great-nieces and grand-nephews that made her so happy in life. A special farewell to her friend, Rose Spirko.
Besides her parents, Betty was predeceased by her 57-year-old husband, Albert A. DiEugenio; stillborn son, Phillip DiEugenio; siblings, Mary (Micky) Poponyak, Steve (Martha) Kosegi, John (Sue) Kosegi, Joseph Kosegi and Rose (Fred) Pisanelli; and many wonderful and loving friends and acquaintances from all walks of life.
Family and friends can pay their respects to Betty from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Thursday morning, December 9, 2021 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Warren, 232 Seneca Ave. BORN.
A Christian burial mass will follow at the church at 10 a.m. Betty will be buried in the All Souls cemetery in Bazetta.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 232 Seneca Ave. NE, Warren, OH 44481; or Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Boardman, OH 44512.
Family and friends can visit www.sinchakandsons.com to review this obituary and leave their condolences to the family.