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Ida Agnes (McGurer) Vargo

October 29, 1929 ~ September 16, 2017 (age 87)

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Ida A. Vargo (nee McGurer), 87, of Chardon, Ohio went home to be with her Savior on Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at UH-Geauga Medical Center. Ida was born October 29th, 1929 in Chardon, Ohio, the daughter of Clayton and Ida McGurer and attended Chardon Schools. Ida married Steve Vargo on October 26th, 1945 in Jefferson, Ohio. She was a waitress for years at Junction Restaurant and Bill and Syl's Restaurant. She then worked at Notre Dame in Munson for 19 years until her retirement in 1989. She also served on Aquilla Village Council for many years.

Ida is survived by her husband of 70 years; two sons, Lester (Joyce) Vargo of Mesopotamia and Dennis (Susan) Vargo of Middlefield; 10 grandchildren; Rachel, (Brian) Dean of Bristolville, Stacey (Tony) Sole of Chardon, Tammy (Joseph Jr.) Pavlic of Kinsman, Christina (Joseph) Walsh of Middlefield, Gary (Hollie) Randell of Orwell, Richard (Kristen) Randell of Arizona, Amber (Dan) Earls of Colebrook, Devyn (Dominic) Maniglia of Burton, Breanne (Derek) Ashba of Middlefield, Dakota (Tasha Mann) Vargo of Chardon; 21 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Her parents, Clayton and Ida McGurer, two sisters, Betty Shaffer, Leora Johnson, three brothers, Lester McGurer, Lawrence McGurer, and Junior McGurer preceded her in death. Ida was a member of Word of Faith Church in Chardon, Ohio.

She loved to garage sale, talk on the phone with her friends and spend time with her family but so enjoyed when the great-grandchildren would come to visit. Her family and friends will dearly miss her.

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE WILL BE HELD FROM 6-8 PM, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2017, AT THE AQUILLA VILLAGE HALL IN AQUILLA VILLAGE, 65 TURNER DR., CHARDON, OHIO 44024. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to be made in Ida's memory to Parkside Care Corps, 831 South St., Chardon, OH 44024.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Parkside Care Corps
831 South St, Chardon OH 44024

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
September 28, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aquilla Village Hall
65 Turner Dr
Chardon, OH 44024

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