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Veronica Irene Ferner

Veronica Irene Ferner (nee Zagorsky), age 93, of Elyria, and formerly of Lorain and Sheffield Village, entered eternal rest on June 1, 2012 at Adult Care by Sandy.
She was born Dec. 7, 1918 in Lorain to the late Andrew and Josephine (nee Sczepankiewicz), and graduated from Lorain High School in 1936.
Veronica was employed by Mail Pouch Tobacco in Wheeling, Smith's Poultry in Lorain and retired from Rolin Plastics in Elyria. For many years, Veronica along with her sisters Tessie Lieb and Helen Hendry were responsible for the wonderful fish fries served at Lorain's Polish American Citizens Club.
In her younger years she and her husband Floyd were accomplished pairs roller skaters and were successful in many competitions.
She was a member of St. Frances Cabrini Parish, Lorain, and the former Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Lorain.
Veronica enjoyed solving crosswords and other puzzles, visiting and family.
Veronica is survived by her devoted son, William (Judy) of Sheffield Village, step-son, Floyd (Shirley), of Glendale, AZ and step-daughter, Mary Lou (Edward) Urban, Amherst, and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Mrs. Ferner was also preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Floyd W. Ferner, in 1986; brothers, Joseph, Frank, Floyd, Edward, Alex, and Stanley; sisters, Helen Hendry, Mary Stitak, Virginia Limes and Teresa Lieb.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 3, 2012 from 7-9 p.m. in the Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, where funeral services will be held on Monday at 9:30 a.m., followed by a mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Parish, 2143 Homewood Drive, Lorain. Rev. Fr. John Retar, pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.
To send online condolences, go to www.dovinfuneralhome.com.

Cemetery Details

Calvary Cemetery
555 North Ridge Road
Lorain, OH,


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Remembering you Aunt Irene, and thanking you for being such a wonderful Aunt to me and sister to my mother, Virginia Limes. You are with your family in heaven. I know they called you home to be with them. May you rest in God's loving care now and forever.

Linda Jean Limes Ellis - June 03, 2012 at 06:44 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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Linda Jean Limes Ellis - June 03, 2012 at 05:42 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

May you rest in peace in heaven in our Lord's loving arms now and forever.

Linda Jean Limes Ellis - June 04, 2012 at 05:08 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Veronica Ferner

Floyd A Zagorsky - June 03, 2012 at 03:53 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Our prayers and thoughts are with the family. Irene was a special lady. We will remember her always.Mary, Kathleen and Danielle Stitak in Elkridge, MD

Mary M. Stitak - June 04, 2012 at 03:10 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Bill and Judy, Debbie and I want to offer our sincere condolences to you for the loss of your Mother and my Aunt. We are sorry that we unable to be there with you right now, however our thoughts and prayers are with you duriing this difficult time. We have great memories of Aunt Irene(I have always known her as Aunt Irene). We shared many long conversations with her about her life, the family and other things. She was a very positive person and we always had fun when we visited with her. We laughed alot together. She was a real inspiration for life. We will truly miss her and the times together. The memories will always stay with us.. Sincerely,Floyd & Debbie Zagorsky

Floyd A Zagorsky - June 03, 2012 at 03:52 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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