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Obituary of Elsie McKinnon
Elsie M McKinnon (nee Horvath ), 97, of Lorain, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 6, 2018.
Elsie was born March 28, 1921 in Lorain to Hungarian immigrants, Rose and John Horvath. She was a life-long resident of Lorain.
Elsie retired from Lorain Products Corp. as a factory assembler after 31 years.
She attended St. Anthony School and remained an active member of the church. She was proud to be among the church members that established the Pierogi Sales Program that continues to be the major fundraiser for the school. Knitting and baking were her favorite interests.
She is survived by her daughter, Carol (Frank) Hacker of KY; daughter in law, Michaelene McKinnon; granddaughter, Allison (Robert) McKinnon-Williams; great-grandchildren, Talia, Trip, and Aldon; and nephews, Kenneth Thomas, Bill and Richard Horvath, and Charles McKinnon.
She was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Donald P. McKinnon; son, Donald J. McKinnon; parents, Rose and John Horvath; brothers, William and John Horvath, and sister, Irene Thomas.
The family will receive friends on Monday, September 10, 2018 from 11 am until 12 noon in the Narthex of St. Anthony of Padua Church, 1305 E Erie Ave., Lorain, Oh. A Requiem Mass will take place at 12 noon at the church. Father Edward Smith will officiate. Burial will take place in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Michael Thomas Fund at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Elyria Friendship APL of Lorain County, 8303 Middle Ridge Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035, or a charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com
5345 South Street
Vermilion, OH 44089
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