Kimberlee L. Vandrasik, 49, of Grafton Township, passed away suddenly Thursday, September 26, 2013 at EMH Healthcare, Elyria after being stricken at home. She was born July 29, 1964 in Anaheim, California and grew up in Georgia. She had been a resident of Grafton Township since 1997, moving from Lakewood.
Kimberlee worked a registered nurse for the Lorain County Correctional Facility for over 12 years. She was a member of Charity Bible Church in Eaton Township and previously had been the youth group leader at Lakewood United Methodist Church. Kim enjoyed watching her daughter’s soccer games, scrapbooking, traveling, event planning and decorating.
Survivors include her daughter, Olivia M. Vandrasik; sister, Kari (Jim) Goldston of Mentor; brothers, Brandon Schell of Cincinnati, Patrick Schell of Indianapolis; nieces, Julie, Leah and Lyla; nephews, Nick, Jason, Chris, Justin, Peter and Ben; and father-in-law, Donald Vandrasik.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, who passed away this past April; parents, Jacob and Martha Schell; and mother-in-law, Sarah Vandrasik.
Friends are invited to visit Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, where a memorial service to celebrate Kim’s life will be held Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 11 A.M. The Rev. Tim Flurry will officiate with committal services to follow at West Park Cemetery, Cleveland.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Olivia Vandrasik Benevolent Fund for her education in care of any First Merit Bank.