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Florence L. Highfield

July 9, 1938 ~ August 28, 2022 (age 84)
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SALEM - Florence Louise Highfield, 84, died Sunday, August 28, 2022 at Circle of Care. Florence was born on July 9, 1938 in Cincinnati, OH, the daughter of Leo Sylvester and Christine (Graff) McQuillan.

Florence was a 1955 graduate of Salem High School and was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Weavers Guild of Youngstown and the East Ohio Weavers Guild of Columbiana. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening and canning.

Survivors include her children, Mike (Rosa) Highfield of Boardman, Lawrence Highfield of Youngstown, John (Pam) Highfield of Youngstown, Christine Crawford of Lisbon, and Cathleen (Jim) Nicora of North Lima; eight grandchildren, Nicole Krienbrook, Thomas F. Glass, Gary Highfield, Simone Highfield, Sam Madera, Sophie Madera, Emma Madera, and Julia Madera; and a great-grandchild, Charles Krienbrook.

Besides her parents, Florence was preceded in death by three sisters, Helen McQuillan, Margaret McQuillan, and Patricia McQuillan.

A private memorial service will be held at Stark Memorial followed by burial at Grandview Cemetery.

Donations may be made in her name to St. Jude Hospital, www.stjude.org or American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org/donate3.

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