Edward J. Saliba, 63, of Zanesville, died at 3:19 P.M. on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus. He was born October 30, 1953, in Zanesville, a son of the late Samuel J. and Agnes M. Sargus Saliba, Sr. He was a graduate of Rosecrans Bishop High School and The Muskingum Area Technical College. He was a manager at Economy Linen and towel service, Inc. which he retired from in 2008 after 25 years of service. He was a Catholic by faith.
He is survived by his wife of thirty years, Kelly L. Hartman Saliba; two brothers, Joseph G. (Jan) Saliba and Samuel J. (Rose Mary) Saliba, Jr.; Beloved pet Minnie; Friend and caregiver, Sharon Locke; a nephew, Jonathan (Sarah) Saliba; and a niece, Rosanne Saliba Groves.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his beloved pet, Dash; his mother-in-law, Myrna Hartman; father-in-law, John Hartman; two Sisters-in-laws, Jackie Schultz and Margaret Riggenbach; two Brothers-in-laws, William Hartman and Cedric Hartman; and a niece Rashel Riggenbach.
Friends and family may call from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Friday, October 27, 2017 at BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE with the Prayer Vigil Service to be held at 7:45 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at ST. NICHOLAS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 925 EAST MAIN STREET, ZANESVILLE with Fr. Martin Ralko officiating. He will be laid to rest at Mt. Olive Cemetery, Zanesville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Shelter Society, 1430 Newark Road Zanesville, OH 43701.
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