Mary Ann (nee Estok)Berthold, 81, of Avon, died Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Lorain Specialty Hospital in Amherst. Mrs. Berthold was born in Lakewood and has lived in Avon for over 50 years.
She attended Notre Dame Academy and later graduated from Marquette University with a B.A. in English. She taught at Addison School in Cleveland and the Avon Public Schools. An interest in art led to her to teach Stained Glass at Lorain County Community College, and Tole and Decorative Painting from her studio in Sheffield.
Survivors include daughter, Dr. Deborah A. Berthold and son, William Berthold.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward J. Berthold, Jr.
Friends will be received Monday, October 1, 2012 from 4 to 8 P.M. at the Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Rd., Avon, where closing prayers will be Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:30 A.M., followed by a 10 A.M. Mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Avon.
Donations may be made to Donor’s Choice in memory of Mrs. Berthold.