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Margaret M. Medina

Margaret "GG" Medina, (nee Baraty) age 75, of Lorain, died unexpectedly on Monday, June 25, 2012 at the EMH Avon Health Campus.
Born on March 31, 1937 in Lorain, she was a life long resident of Lorain graduating from Lorain High School in 1955.
She was employed at Hills Dept. Store in Lorain, for over 35 years retiring from there in 2002. She also loved working for Keidrowski's Bakery from 1995 until 2010. During this time, she attended the Paczki Ball for 15 years consecutively and each year served as Miss Prune. Marge had also served as the Paczki Princess and Paczki Queen of the ball.
Marge was a member of Sacred Heart Chapel. She was also very involved with Al-Anon, a support group where she had been the keynote speaker for many years at the annual meetings. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, listening to music, dancing, spending time at the bakery and attending Mass at Sacred Heart Chapel.
She is survived by her daughters, Jacqueline Korenek (Al) of Orlando, FL, Laura Moreno of Streetsboro, OH; 2 sons, Jesse Medina (Larissa) and Jeffrey Medina, both of Lorain; 14 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Elizabeth "Betty Ann" Velazquez (Louie) ,Mary Jean Kenzik and Phyllis Kenzik, all of Lorain; brother, John Kenzik, (Sandy) of Lorain; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesus "Chu Chu" Medina in 2010; and parents, John and Mary (nee Kuhar) Kenzik; and a brother, Joseph Kenzik.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-8 p.m. at the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, where funeral services will be held on Monday at 8:45 a.m. followed by mass at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Chapel, Lorain. Rev. Fr. William Thaden, pastor, will officiate

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A candle was lit in memory of Margaret Medina

Renee Corbett - July 23, 2012 at 11:17 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I just heard of Marge's passing and wanted to send my thoughts to her family and friends. She was a lovely woman and such a pleasure to have known. I worked with her at Hills Department Store. Her influence on my life was incredible and I was blessed to have her in my life. My new goal in life is to keep smiling like Marge did and keep the sunshine going just like she did.

Renee Corbett - July 23, 2012 at 11:25 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Your smiling face will be greatly missed Marge! Sorry we couldn't make it to the funeral home. We were in Indiana. The Paczki Ball will never be the same without our beautiful Miss Prune! Our thoughts and prayers go out to your loving family! Would we be able to get three holy cards so we can see your beautiful face? P.S. Betty. Sorry for the loss of your sister! Michael and Melissa loved those bakery days working with you Marge! Love The Elwells Mike Donna Michael and Melissa Address for cards is Donna Elwell 48100 Cooper Foster Pk. Rd. Amherst Ohio 44001

Donna Elwell - July 01, 2012 at 08:11 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

To Marge's Family,Marge was such a welcoming, calm presence at Kiedrowski's Bakery. We loved chatting with her on our annual visits to Lorain. We missed her when she stopped working at the Bakery, and we miss her now.May your good times with her be uppermost in your memory,Cece Girz & Army ArmstrongBoulder, Colorado & Vinalhaven, Maine

C. Girz - July 01, 2012 at 06:56 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Margaret Medina

Janet Toth - July 01, 2012 at 12:42 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Margaret Medina

Gretchen Marie Gal - July 01, 2012 at 12:20 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dearest Margie,May you be at peace on this day, knowing the amazing love from your family, friends, and people you knew for just awhile. You were a joy to know for a short time. Your beauty and happiness I will always remember. Laura's love for you was how I first knew you before I actually met you, and that is a blessing in of itself. Laura's adventures with you were always fascinating, just like a mother and daughter should be. You both had tremendous times together. When I finally met you at Daniel's party, you were a joy to talk with and have fun conversations with...just like a loving mom would with me. I will never forget the loving words you shared with me in private that night. You gave me great advice and loving comments to live by...hope I can live up to your expectations. Your loving, motherly way will be missed dearly by me and many, many others. May God hold you near him, caress your pains, and keep you happy in heaven. I wish we had more time together but God had other plans. My thoughts for your happiness and peace give me solace that you will no longer feel any pain. I believe now you will be in a more serene place...smiling everyday.With loving and caring thoughts on this day for you,Gretchen Marie Gal

Gretchen Marie Gal - July 01, 2012 at 12:18 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Margaret Medina

Johnna Kuhar - June 30, 2012 at 10:53 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My lovely Jacquelina and family,There are no words to accurately honor a lady so pure of heart and as beautiful on the inside as on the outside--but to know Miss Margie is truly a blessing for which I am eternally grateful. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.With much love,Heather O'Leary

Heather O''Leary - June 29, 2012 at 11:57 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Margaret Medina

mary crouch - June 29, 2012 at 08:37 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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