Sophie Beres SHEFFIELD TOWNSHIP —Sophie Beres, (nee Kozieracki), age 59, of Sheffield Township, died on Friday, April 19, 2013 at EMH Regional Medical Center, Elyria, following a sudden illness. She was born on June 18, 1953 in Lorain and has been a lifelong resident here. She was a graduate of Southview High School. Sophie was employed at BJ's Wholesale Club, prior to this she was employed at Lorain Products and the State Liquor Store. She was a member of St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church. Sophie enjoyed listening to music, Pittsburgh Steelers, Monte Carlos and her cats. She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Charles M. Beres. Sophie was preceded in death by her parents: Adam and Irene (nee Tschvhalina) Kozieracki and her brother, Walter Kozieracki. All services were private. The Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, handled the arrangements.