Alecia Ulcar (Abrahamowicz), 56, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012, in Westlake, at the Rae-Ann Suburban Skilled Nursing Facility, after a long battle with cancer. Born December 28, 1956 in Amherst, Alecia grew up in Sheffield Lake and was a graduate of Brookside High School, class of 1975.
Residing in Elyria, she worked for the Educational Service Center of Lorain county as a Claims Supervisor for nearly 25 years, and anyone that knew her, knew she truly loved her job. She enjoyed spending time with her family, always putting her two daughters above anything else. She loved animals, and donating money to charities including the Humane Society, ASPCA, and St. Jude Children’s Hospital. She also enjoyed vacationing yearly in Riviera Maya, Mexico, with her sister, Mary.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 29 years, Matthew Ulcar; loving daughters, Erika and Andria Ulcar, also of Elyria; her mother, Helen Burke of Alexandria, Virginia; dear sister to Mary Jarosz, Ann Toth, George and Victor Abrahamowicz and Sonya Coulter; adored aunt by many nieces and nephews; and lifelong friend to Pam Johnson and Sue Mrosek (Mattey). Alecia will be missed dearly by so many supportive friends, The Rulli Family, and her cats.
She was preceded in death by her father, Henry Abrahamowicz; her nephew, Joseph Smith; and brother-in-law, David Jarosz.
A private memorial service and mass will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Humane Society and the Lorain County Animal Protective League.
Arrangement are being handled by Wyers Funeral Chapel of Sheffield Township.