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William Salmi

William Salmi, 87, of Athens, Ohio, passed away November 9, 2016 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Born September 13, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio he was the son of Matt and Ida Salmi. He is survived by his former wife, Dorothy, and his children, Barbara (Fred) Daubenspeck, Karen (Ken) Dean, Nancy (Mark) Schultz, William (Denise) Salmi, and Mark (Patrick Wilson) Salmi. Bill had 10 grandchildren and 12 greatgrandchildren. He loved his family and was very proud of all of them. Known as Bill, he was an avid golfer and a devoted Cleveland Indians fan. He found his greatest calling after retiring. He hosted a program of Big Band music on Saturday mornings on the WEAK radio station in Athens, Ohio. Private graveside services will be in Cleveland in the Spring of 2017. Memorial donations may be made to WEAK radio Athens, Ohio. Arrangements entrusted to Ohio Cremation & Memorial Society/Rodman-Snyder Memorial Center.

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  • Jan and Randy Wright says:

    Dear Barb and the Salmi family – We are so sorry about your Father’s passing. We are thinking of you all at this sad time.
    Jan and Randy

  • jonna Kinnunen says:

    Dear Barbara and family. We send with deepest sympathy.William always live on in our hearts. I am sorry for your lost.
    Love, Jonna and Seija

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