DAVIE, FLA. - Julia Lesick Rischka died Feb. 12.
She was born in Youngstown and lived in Vienna before moving to Davie, Fla. in 1996.
Julia was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Ignatius Rischka; and her parents, Frank and Mary Lesick.
She is survived by her six children, Frances (Thomas) Lody, Robert (Nancy) Rischka, Marie (Mark) Fosbender, Karl Rischka, Edward (Patti) Rischka and Susan Brannon; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
A celebration of her life was held Feb. 23 in Davie, Fla.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers a donation be made in her memory to benefit children.