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Barbara L. Elek

October 10, 1952 January 25, 2018
Barbara L. Elek
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Barbara L. Elek, (nee-Schroeder), 65, of Elyria passed away Thursday January 25, 2018 at UH Elyria Medical Center following a long illness. She was born October 10, 1952 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Barb was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church and the Elyria United Polish Club Auxilliary and enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s activities. Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Stephen “Pete” Elek; daughters, Christina (Edward) Page, Stephanie Johnston and Sarah (Bob) Smith; 6 grandchildren; sister, JoAnn Gribben; brother, Leroy Schroeder. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leroy and Barbara Schroeder and a sister, Nancy Kahl. The family will receive friends Tuesday 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria. Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday January 31, 2018 in the funeral home. The Rev. Fr. John P. Seabold, pastor of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church will Officiate. Burial will be at LaPorte Cemetery, Carlisle Township. Online condolences may be expressed at

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LaPorte Cemetery Final Resting Place

Butternut Ridge Rd.
LaPorte, OH

Butternut Ridge Rd. LaPorte OH
United States

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