Marilyn T. Renusi, (nee Tomsic), 66, of Westlake and formerly of Lorain, died Thursday, November 8, 2007 at the Lutheran Home due to complications of Multiple Sclerosis. She was born in Lorain on June 17, 1941. Marilyn was a graduate of Lorain High School as a member of the Class of 1959. She attended Notre Dame College in South Euclid and also completed a business curriculum at the Dyke & Spenserian College in Cleveland.
Ms. Renusi was formerly employed as a legal secretary in Lorain and Cuyahoga Counties.
Survivors include her step-mother, Anne A. Tomsic (nee Tomazin) of Avon; sisters, Mrs. A. Howard (Barbara) Stouges, Jr. of Fairview Park and Mrs. Michael (Bernardine) Basile of Roanoke, Virginia; brother, John E. Tomsic, Jr. of Anchorage, Alaska; sons, Timothy Manzo of Elyria and Michael Manzo of Amherst; two grandchildren; one uncle; two aunts; and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, John E. Tomsic, Sr. in 1994; mother, Mary (nee Evansco) Tomsic in 1955; and her first step-mother, Anna (nee Evansco) Tomsic in 1972.
Friends may call Sunday, November 11, 2007 from 1 to 5 P.M. in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. A Memorial Mass will be conducted Monday, November 12, 2007 at 10 A.M. in Saints Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, 1705 East 31st Street, Lorain. Those attending are asked to gather at the church. The Reverend Paul Krajnik, Pastor of the parish will preside. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
The family encourages memorial contributions to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 401 Tomahawk Dr., Maumee, OH 43537, or to the Operating Fund of Saints Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, 1709 East 31st St., Lorain, OH 44055.
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