Monday, February 28, 2011
Lorain- Margaret Jakab (nee: Toth Molnar), age 94, mother
of Marge Rosso, died on Monday, February 28, 2011 at Anchor Lodge Nursing Home
following a long illness.
She was born on May 8, 1916 in Cleveland,
OH and has resided in Lorain since 1952. She was an active member
of St. Ladislaus Catholic Church, St.
Ann and Blessed Virgin Society and always helped in
the kitchen for all the Hungarian activities. Upon St. Ladislaus closing,
Margaret became a member of St. Peter Church, Lorain. She enjoyed doing plastic needlepoint
and always gave seasonal creations to residents of nursing homes and family
members. Margaret also enjoyed playing bingo, listening to the Cleveland
Indians baseball games, playing her many Hungarian music tapes and all the
activities of her grandchildren.
She volunteered for many years at Autumn Aegis Nursing Home
and Anchor Lodge Assisted Living. In 1999, Margaret was awarded, Volunteer of
the Year and received a Congressional Recognition from Sherod Brown. She was always
very proud of that achievement.
She is survived by her daughter, Marge (John) Rosso of
Lorain, OH; grandson, David (Melissa) Rosso of Columbus, OH; granddaughter,
Karen (Douglas) Warner of Hamilton, OH; great
grandchildren, Grace, Anna and Nolan Warner; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Anna
(nee: Dudosh) Toth; first husband of eight years, Steve Molnar; second husband
of thirty-nine years, Alex Jakab; brother, Louis Toth; and sisters, Helen
Estvander, Anna Danyi and Elizabeth Toth.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo
Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain,
OH, (440) 244-1961, on Wednesday,
March 2, 2011 from 3:00-7:00 PM. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral
home on Thursday at 10:20 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00
A.M., Thursday, March 3, 2011 at St. Peter Church, 3655
Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053, Fr. Craig Hovanec, Pastor,
officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary
Cemetery, Lorain. In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made to Church
of St. Peter Capital Campaign Fund
or St. Peter Maintenance Fund, 3655
Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053.
Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 4:10:39 PM