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Lois J. Repko


Lois J. Repko (nee Hentges), 84, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 at her home following a long illness. Mrs. Repko was born in Lorain on December 11, 1934, the daughter of the late Robert and Helen (nee Kiser) Hentges.

She was a graduate of Avon Lake High School. She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Lorain. Mrs. Repko worked as an aide at the former St. Joseph's Hospital in Lorain, as a cafeteria worker for Lorain City Schools, at the former Lorain Products and most recently was a homemaker. She was a member of the Knights of St. John's and enjoyed fishing, camping and bowling.

Mrs. Repko is survived by her husband, Lou Repko, Jr.; daughters, Debbie Lockard of Amherst, Susan Clancey of Birmingham, Lorie Graham of Olney, Maryland; son, Bill Levan of Wellington; stepchildren, Louis W. Repko, David A. Repko, Jeff Repko, all of Lorain, John Repko of Suffolk, Virginia, Mike Repko of Vermilion, Shana Nazario of Lorain, Lisa Cramer of Pompano Beach, Florida and many grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; brothers, Don Hentges of Bowling Green and Robert Hentges of Vermilion.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Nancy Croft.

Friends may call Monday, April 22, 2019 from 4 to 7 p.m. in The Schwartz, Spence, Boyer & Cool Home For Funerals, 1124 W. 5th Street, Lorain. Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home with Deacon Paul Heise of St. Anthony of Padua Church officiating. Burial will be private.

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