Edwina Vanek (nee Sechnicki), 67, of Elyria passed away Friday May 23, 2014 at her home. She was born in Lorain, on January 27, 1947.
Edwina enjoyed gardening, crocheting, reading, and mostly, spending time with her family. She voluntarily crocheted hats for patients at the Seidman Cancer Center.
She is survived by her daughters, Christine (Don) Lyons of Wakeman, Carolyn (Edward) Leichtman of Sheffield Lake; son, Edward (Darlean) Vanek of Vermilion; eight grandchildren; and sisters, Maureen Weikle and Barbara Kingsboro.
Edwina was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Robert; and her parents, Edward and Stella Sechnicki.
Graveside service will be 12 Noon on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Resthaven Memory Gardens, 3700 Center Rd., Avon (Please meet at the Cemetery).
Donations may be made in Edwina’s name to either New Life Hospice or the Seidman Cancer Center.
Arrangements are being handled by Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, Sheffield Township 440-324-3371