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Ursula Klingshirn

August 16, 2022 May 24, 2015
Ursula Klingshirn
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Ursula Klingshirn (nee Diewald) 92 of Elyria passed away Sunday May 24, 2015 at Ames Family Hospice in Westlake. She was born August 16 , 1922 in Elyria, and a graduate of Elyria High School.Ursula was a founding member of St. Vincent DePaul Church , charter member President and Treasurer of the Altar and Rosary Society @ St. Vincent DePaul , other clubs included Elyria Twp. Sirens , volunteered in the Library reading to children , founding member of Lady Queen of Peace Card club , her life centered around her family , Church , Firemen , and Community. Survivors include daughters Barbara A. (Dan) Messaros of Elyria Twp. , Cheryl P. (Paul) Janik of Elyria , Diane M. (Gary) Knapp of Elyria Twp. , son Wayne U. (Eleanor) of Wellington , 13 grandchildren , many great-grandchildren , many great-great grandchildren , sisters Patty Carpenter of N. Ridgeville , Dorothy (Bob) Meltzer of Cardington , Dolores Biltz of Avon , JoAnn Nau of Elyria. She was preceded in death by her husband Raymond in 2002 , daughters Rosemarie Papuga , Carol Jean Klingshirn ,parents George and Rose (nee Obringer), sisters Mildred and Doleva , brothers Gilbert , LeRoy , Ray , Earl and David, great-grandson Steven Papuga. Family will receive friends 4-8 PM Wednesday May 27, 2015 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57) Elyria 440-322-4626, where closing prayers will be at 9:30AM Thursday May 28,2015 followed by Mass of Christian Burial 10AM at St. Vincent DePaul 41295 N. Ridge Rd. Elyria, Twp. Rev. Fr. Donald Dunstan will be the Celebrant. Burial will be in St. Mary (Elyria). Family suggests those who wish may make donations to the St. Vincent Building Fund , Lorain County 4H , orBlessing House 5440 Grove Ave. Lorain,Ohio. Online condolences may be expressed at


10 AM Thursday May 28, 2015

St. Vincent DePaul 41295 N. Ridge Rd. (Elyria Twp.)


4-8PM Wednesday May 27, 2015

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria

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