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Theresa M. Obran

Theresa M. Obran (nee Riegelsberger), 93, of Avon, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 at Avon Oaks Nursing Home, after a lengthy illness. She was born June 20, 1921 in Avon, where she has been a life long resident.

She worked at the Westlake K Mart, retiring in 1993 after 12 years of service. Theresa was a member of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church where she volunteered working bingo for many years and was a member of the Mission Club.

Theresa enjoyed baking, bowling and gardening. She was always caring for others and her greatest joy was found in spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Theresa is survived by her sons, Raymond (Margaret) Obran of Springfield, Virginia, Dale Obran of Shaker Heights and Mark (Lucy) Obran of Amherst; eight grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sister, Frances Rand of Middlefield; brother, Raymond Riegelsberger of Avon.

She was preceded in death by her husband Frank Obran; daughter, Carol Kunasczewski; granddaughter, Janenne Cooperider; parents, Frank and Cecilia (nee Waldecker) Riegelsberger; brother-in-law, Ed Rand; sister-in-law, Miriam Riegelsberger.

Family will receive friends in the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville, Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., Friday, July 25, 2014 for a 9:30 A.M. prayer service preceding a 10 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church, 2680 Stoney Ridge Rd., Avon. Interment will be in Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon.

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