Barbara A. Kryzaniak (nee Becker), 74, of Elyria, died Monday, February 10, 2014, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center. Mrs. Kryzaniak was born May 23, 1939 in Elyria and lived here all of her life.
She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Cross Church and St. Jude Church. She loved reading and painting, light houses, and camping, especially at East Harbor State Park.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Robert J. Kryzaniak; a daughter, Joanne Hicks of Charlotte, North Carolina; three sons, James Hicks and John Hicks, both of Charlotte, and Thomas Hicks of Raleigh, North Carolina; 16 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Charlotte (Louis) Tisler of Oberlin; and a brother, James (Angie) Becker of Fleming Island, Florida.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Sophie (nee Sieminski) Becker.
There will be a Memorial Mass Friday, February 14, 2014, at St. Jude Catholic Church, 590 Poplar Street, Elyria, at 11 A.M., with the Reverend Father Frank P. Kosem, Pastor, officiating.