LORAIN - Elizabeth T. Konieczny (nee Thompson), 79, of Lorain, died Friday, February 7, 2014 at Autumn Aegis Nursing Home, Lorain after a short illness.
She was born March 10, 1934 in Warrington, England and had been a Lorain resident since 1954 moving from England.
Elizabeth worked for Deluca's Place In the Park and Deluca's Bakery for over 30 years as a baker and caterer.
She had been a member of St. John Roman Catholic Church, Lorain and a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Lorain. She enjoyed baking, cooking, and playing BINGO.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, James Konieczny; sons, Michael (Rebecca), Alan, and Paul (Susan) Konieczny all of Lorain; 9 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; brothers, Brian Birchall of Long Island, N.Y., and James Thompson of New Zealand; and sister, Beryl Mooney of Warrington, England.
She was preceded in death by her parents John and Alice Thompson; sister, Mary Thompson; and a brother, Alan Birchall.
The family will receive friends on Monday, February 10, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. at the Dombrowski-Riddle Funeral Home, 1939 Oberlin Avenue, Lorain, Ohio. Funeral services will be Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Fr. Craig Hovanec will officiate. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Special Olympics, 1133 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036
Online condolences may be made at www.dombrowskifuneralhome.com
Dombrowski-Riddle Funeral Home
1939 Oberlin Ave. Lorain, OH 44053
Published in The Morning Journal on Feb. 8, 2014