Rebecca A. (Stephenson) Salsgiver
Rebecca A. Salsgiver, age 97 formerly of East Springfield, Pa., died Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Ashtabula County Nursing Home in Kingsville, OH.
Rebecca was born on December 31, 1923 in Marion Center, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late David E. and Grace M. (Sutor) Stephenson.
She graduated from the Marion Center High School in 1941 and married the love of her life, Calvin A. Salsgiver. She worked for Molded Fiberglass and G.E. in Conneaut, OH and sold Tupperware for many years. She attended the United Church of Beaver Center in Sringboro, Pa. and in her spare time, she loved to sew and made many , many crafts to sell and for family and friends. She loved to work with flowers and gardening and also baked lots of homemade
bread. She was loved by all who met her.
Besides her parents and her husband, Rebecca is preceded in death by her brother and his wife, Clarence D. (Marcella) Stephenson.
She is survived by a daughter, Linda A. (David) Turner of West Springfield, Pa.; Calvin A. (Gail) Salsgiver, Jr. of Rocky Mountain, NC; and David C. (Connie) Salsgiver) of Portsmouth, VA. She is also survived by five Grandchildren, 16 Great-Grandchildren, and eight Great-Great Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Friday, November 19, 2021 from 11 until the time of the service at 1 p.m. at
the Jean Evans Thompson Funeral Home, 11883 Main Street, East Springfield, Pa. with Rev. Vic Murdy, officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Kingsville, OH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made In Memory of Rebecca Salsgiver to the Springfield Volunteer Fire Dept. 11959 Main Street, East Springfield, PA 16411 or to the Charity of One’s Choice.
Friday, November 19, 2021
Starts at 2:45pm (Eastern time)
Greenlawn Memory Gardens