Julia E. Kish (nee Moger), 93, of Lorain, died Sunday, June 10, 2007 at Community Health Partners Hospital & Surgical Center following an extended illness. Julia was born in Castalia on July 18, 1913, and had been a long time resident of Lorain.
She was employed as a ticket seller at the former Crystal Beach Dance Hall and later as a punch press operator for the Stanadyne Corporation of Elyria.
She was an active member of the Lorain Hungarian Reformed Church and was also a member of the Hungarian Sick Benefit Society as well as the Hungarian Reformed Seniors Organization.
She was an accomplished cook who enjoyed making cabbage rolls and chicken paprikas and was also regarded as an excellent baker who was well-known for her home made breads, poppy seed rolls, and nut rolls. In her free time she enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles and embroidery.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Lorens of Amherst; stepson, Frank Kish of Elyria; grandson, Daniel Fulton of Stafford, VA; granddaughter, Kimberly Aliff of Lorain; great-grandchildren Tyler and Tanner Fulton, Ryan Costello, and Brandon Aliff.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Barath in 1935; an infant son, Richard Barath, also in 1935; her second husband, Frank Kish in 1973; step-sons, Richard and Jerry Kish; grandson, Billy Kish; parents Daniel and Julia (nee Ferenczi) Moger; brothers, Daniel and Frank Moger; sister, Margaret Miller.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 P.M. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain, where a prayer service will be conducted at 7 P.M. Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 A.M. in the funeral chapel with the Rev. Peter Toth, Pastor of the Lorain Hungarian Reformed Church officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.
The family encourages memorial contributions in Julia’s memory to the Lorain Hungarian Reformed Church, 1691 East 31st Street, Lorain, OH 44055. To leave on-line condolences for the family please visit www.gluvna.net.