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Kathleen A. Machovina

February 8, 1930 March 25, 2015
Kathleen A. Machovina
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Kathleen A. Machovina, (nee-Bereznay), 85, of Grafton passed away Wednesday March 25, 2015 at Mercy New Life Hospice Residential Center in Lorain following a brief illness. She was born February 8, 1930 in Lorain and was a Grafton resident for most of her life. Kathy worked in the cafeteria at Midview High School for 20 years, retiring in 1988. She was a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Grafton, the Elyria Moose Lodge #778, and the ladies auxiliary of V.F.W. Post 1079. She enjoyed taking bus casino trips. Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Al; daughters, Mary (Tim, deceased) Oliver of Vassar, MI. and Kim (Pete) Renuart of Grafton; sons, Mark (Karen) Machovina and Ken (Jean) Machovina both of Elyria; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brothers, John Bereznay and Albert Bereznay both of Lorain. She was preceded in death by 5 sisters and 2 brothers. The family will receive friends Sunday 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57) Elyria. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday March 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 708 Erie St., Grafton. (PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH)The Rev. Fr. John P. Seabold will be the Celebrant. Burial will be at St. Mary Cemetery, Grafton. In liue of flowers memorial contributions can be made to New Life Hospice 3700 Kolbe Rd. Lorain, OH. 44053. Online condolences may be expressed at


10:00 AM Monday March 30, 2015

Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church 708 Erie St. Grafton, OH.


1:00-4:00 PM Sunday March 29, 2015

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Elyria, OH.

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