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Friday February 7th, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am

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St. Peter Parish
Friday February 7th, 2020

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Antoinette "Toni" Zinitz

Antoinette “Toni” Zinitz (nee Lisca), age 85, of Lorain, left this earth on Friday, January 31, 2020 to join the angels.

Born October 29, 1934 in Lorain to immigrant parents, Gavino and Maria Lisca, she learned to converse and write in Italian. Toni graduated from Lorain High School in 1952.

She was a member, past president and current treasurer of the Lakeland Woman’s Club and a parishioner of the St. Peter Parish in Lorain where she sang in the choir.  Toni enjoyed listening to opera, was an avid reader and excellent cook.

She was a devoted wife to her husband, Bernard and loving mother of Michelle Zinitz.  Toni is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by her son, John B. Zinitz in 2012; brothers, Dr. Peter Lisca and Andrew Lisca; and a sister, Mary Kowalski.

The family will receive friends on Friday from 9:00 am until the time of mass at 10:00 am at the St. Peter Parish, 3655 Oberlin Avenue, Lorain.  Rev. Craig M. Hovanec, pastor will officiate.  The Dovin Funeral and Cremation Specialists, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, is handling the arrangements.

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Sorry for your loss, enjoyed all the good times boating with you at power boats Tonii was a wonderful woman

Don Frate Feb 20 2020 12:00 AM

Very sorry to hear of your loss, sending my deepest condolences

Keith Lance Feb 5 2020 12:00 AM

My sincerest condolences to the family. May Toni rest in perpetual peace. She will always remain in my memories as one of my favorite classmates in school, always pleasant and caring. God bless her.

Barbara Campana Feb 4 2020 12:00 AM