September 3, 2014

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Anna Marie Kandra

Kandra_AnnaAnna Marie Kandra (nee Skolnicki), 51, of Elyria, passed away peacefully at home Thursday, May 29, 2014, after a lengthy illness.

Anna graduated from New London High School, Class of 1981. She also attended Lorain County Community College. Anna was a homemaker and a stay at home mother. Prior to having children, Anna was employed by Invacare Corporation in the sales department. Her family was her main priority and she enjoyed spending her time with them. She prided herself in being an excellent cook and baker and taking care of her family.

Survivors include David, her husband of 22 years; daughters, Lauren, Ashley Smith (Andrew) and Emily; granddaughter, AnnaMari Smith; mother, Barbara Skolnicki; sister, Debra Schoen; brothers, David Skolnicki and Drew Skolnicki and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Edward F. Skolnicki (September 2013); father-in-law, Joseph Kandra (2011); grandparents, Edward and Claire Skolnicki and Joseph and Anna Syrowski; and brother-in-law, Timothy Schoen.

Visitation will be Sunday, June 1, 2014 from 4 to 8 P.M. at the Garland-Misencik Funeral Home, 851 Park Avenue, Amherst. Closing prayers will be Monday, June 2, 2014 at 10:15 A.M. in the funeral home, followed by an 11 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Elyria. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.