Sheila V. Hughes, 79, of Bellaire, OH died Thursday, July 27, 2017 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA., as the results of an automobile accident. She was born March 19, 1938 in Belmont County, OH., a daughter of the late Roman and Mary Moroski Borovich.
Sheila was retired from A&P and Kroger Company after 45 years of service and was a Methodist by faith. She was a Board Member of the National Imperial Glass Collectors’ Society, the Big I Study Group, Bellaire Touchdown Club, a union organizer having worked on George McGovern’s campaign. She was an avid fan of Bellaire Big Reds Football, Ohio State Football and the Pittsburgh Steelers. She was also proud to say she attended the Jamboree in the Hills for 41 years. Sheila had a smile that you will never forget and never knew a stranger.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Hughes in 2004; sisters, Pauline Kesterson, Sophia Ruble, Helen Clark, Anna Ball, Wanda Bunting, Frances Beckett and Mary Trytko; brothers, John Waldie Borovich, Roman Borovich and Henry Borovich.
Surviving are two sisters, Mary Bumgardner and husband Chester of Warnock, OH., Jeanne Sayre and husband Jim of Belmont, OH; brother, Stanley Borovich and wife Lorena of St. Clairsville, OH; sister-in-law, Elda Borovich of Shadyside, OH; many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews; a very special niece, Barbara Jean Trytko of St. Clairsville.
Friends will be received on Monday from 2-8 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire where services will be held on Tuesday at 10 am with Rev. David Demarest officiating. Burial will follow in Glencoe Cemetery.
The family would like to thank all the First Responders and Life Flight Crew, also doctors, nurses, and entire staff of UPMC for their wonderful care and support.
Memorial contributions may be made to National Imperial Glass Museum P.O. Box 534 Bellaire, OH 43906 or by going to “TMCFunding.com”
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